Festival of Saint Nicolas

Saint-Nicolas-de-Port, France

December 5th, the Eve of Saint Nicolas Day

The December Festival of Saint Nicolas features a large candlelight procession around the Basilica. Like nearly all images on the site, these are clickable for a larger view.

City sign
Photo: Marcus Vankan
Snow on basilica
Photo: M Vankan
Processiing reliquary
Photo: M Vankan
Bearing reliquary in procession
Photo: M Vankan
Photo: M Vankan
Photo: M Vankan
Crowd in procession
Photo: M Vankan
772nd St. Nicolas Procession, 2016 by gebern
765th St. Nicolas Procession, 2009 by gebern
Photos of the Basilica and Preparation for the procession, December 4, 2010 by gebern
Videos from the Basilica de Saint-Nicolas, Saint-Nicolas-de-Port, France
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For other views of the Basilica see

Whitmonday Festival of Saint Nicolas
Images of the Basilica


A Pilgrim's First-Person Report

The Gazetteer
or search "de-Port" in the Gallery


More photos and videos from the Basilica

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