St. Nikolaus greets one of the guests

St. Nikolaus greets one of the guests

Photo: Julia Degen Twin Cities Daily Planet

Germanic-American Institute

St. Paul, Minnesota, USA

Nikolaustag

The annual event includes Christmas craft-making and children's performance of Advent music with family sing-along. Authentic German Christmas treats, stollen and cookies, are served. Each child visits with St. Nikolaus and receives a chocolate Advent calendar.
Sankt Nikolaus
St Nikolaus tells his story to everyone
St. Nikolaus greets one of the guests
Handing out treats
Christmas craft-making
Enjoying German Christmas treats