Asheville, North Carolina, USASt. Nicholas Community Breakfast
The Cathedral hosts St. Nicholas Breakfast on the Saturday closest to December 6th, St. Nicholas Day. As children arrive, they leave their shoes in the hallway outside the breakfast. A bountiful buffet is offered and Saint Nicholas makes his appearance. He tells stories of his life and how he cared for those in need. After the meal, children find golden chocolate coins in their shoes.