It's time to meet with Kleeschen, St. Nicholas, Père Noel, Santa Claus, or Father Christmas in and around Luxembourg during this festive period.

1. Saint Nicholas will be present at the TravelmatKanner Family Christmas Dinner event at Nyx Restaurant on 2 December 2022.

And he will of course distribute his gifts to all children.

In a magically decorated Nyx, families will enjoy a delicious dinner in a festive atmosphere, with music played by a professional DJ, a bubbles show for children, Christmas crafts and Christmas window painting, facepainting and other activities…


The event is almost fully booked, therefore don’t delay your reservation.
For reservations: 00352 671527805
Event details are here.

2. Kleeschen on Tour

On Sunday 4 December, Kleeschen will tour Luxembourg City distributing his traditional goodie bag called "Tietecher" that is filled with sweets.
The detailed program is posted here.


3. Kleeschen at MAWAKA Kids Cooking School

Kleeschen will visit MAWAKA on 4 December. The event is aimed at children from 4 to 9 years old and will be held in Luxembourgish.
Registrations are to be made on the website.


There will also be a separate baking workshop for adults, details here.

4. Saint Nicholas in Le Chateau de Thillombois – Meuse, Lorraine, France

You can find Saint Nicholas at the magically decorated castle on specific days.


The dates are:
19, 20, 26, 27 November
3 and 4 December.

Reservations are required. All details are here.

5. De Kleesche kënnt op Diddeleng! Luxembourg

On Sunday 4 December, Kleeschen visits primary schools in Dudelange. Details are here.

6. Besuch vom Nikolaus im Aquatower, Berdorf, Luxembourg

On Sunday 4 December, Saint Nicholas will visit the Aquatower and will distribute goodie bags to children.

Photos with Saint Nicholas are also possible. Entry is free but reservation is required. All details are here.

7. Saint Nicholas in CORA FOETZ, Luxembourg

In accordance with the CORA FOETZ website, Saint Nicolas will be present on the following dates:


8. Saint-Nicolas en visite à l'Hydrion, Arlon, Belgium

On Saturday 26 November, in the shopping center l’Hydrion, Saint Nicholas will visit the children from 1pm to 5pm. You can also see some acrobatic performances and get yourself some sweets and speculoos on site.

On Saturday 3 December from 10am to 6pm children can visit Saint Nicholas in his chalet and take photos with him. Of course, goodie bags will be distributed to every child.

All the details are here.

9. Saint Nicholas in Cactus supermarkets, Luxembourg (different locations)

Saint Nicholas will be popping over at different Cactuses on different dates all around the country.

The detailed program is available here.

10. At Sedan Castle, France

From 17 to 18 December, Pere Noele will welcome children at Sedan castle.

All the information on Christmas at the Castle can be found here.

11. Saint Nicholas in Metz, France

Saint Nicholas in Metz will be accompanied by giant living toys, which will join the parade from 4.30pm and arrive at the Place de la Comédie at 6.30 pm.


On 3 and 4 December 2022, details here.

12. Local events and Kleeschen visits

Kleeschen in Sandweiler, details here.

Kleeschen in Moutfort, details here.

Kleeschen in Niederanven, details here.

13. Les Fetes de la Saint Nicolas a Nancy, France

During the weekend of 3 and 4 December, a big parade takes place in Nancy with Saint Nicholas present, along with artists, musicians and other performers.

All the details of the event are here.

14. Le Pere Noel in Sarreguemines, France

A lovely Christmas atmosphere in the not-so-well-known Sarreguemines, with shows, ice rink and a lovely opportunity to meet Pere Noel.

On for the whole month of December, here.

15. Saint Nicholas by boat

In Namur, Belgium, Saint Nicholas will be arriving by boat on Saturday 3 December. He will tour the streets and distribute sweets to the children. More here.

Are you aware of more appearances of Saint Nicholas this festive period, in and around Luxembourg?

Let us know in the comments, until then, enjoy and let’z TravelmatKanner.