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Saint Nicholas Day in Hungary

St. Nicholas of Myra is a popular Christian Saint among children across Europe because of his reputation as a bringer of gifts. Both the North American Santa Claus and the British Father Christmas are legendary figures whose attributes derive from the myths surrounding St. Nicholas.

Is Saint Nicholas Day a Public Holiday?

Saint Nicholas Day is not a public holiday. Businesses have normal opening hours.

St. Nicholas is known to be a bringer of gifts.

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About Saint Nicholas Day

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Saint Nicholas Day Observances

YearWeekdayDateNameHoliday Type
2015SunDec 6Saint Nicholas DayObservance
2016TueDec 6Saint Nicholas DayObservance
2017WedDec 6Saint Nicholas DayObservance
2018ThuDec 6Saint Nicholas DayObservance
2019FriDec 6Saint Nicholas DayObservance
2020SunDec 6Saint Nicholas DayObservance
2021MonDec 6Saint Nicholas DayObservance
2022TueDec 6Saint Nicholas DayObservance
2023WedDec 6Saint Nicholas DayObservance
2024FriDec 6Saint Nicholas DayObservance
2025SatDec 6Saint Nicholas DayObservance

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