St Nicolas comes by boat with Brussels By Water
All the good children are invited to welcome the great saint on his arrival after a long trip by steamship. In Brussels in November 2013
All the activities are free!
The Fanfakids (a brass band made of children), 20 Bogeymen handing out sweets and St Nicolas will be getting off the boat to party with the participants on the Quai des Péniches (Sainctelette square).
Animations, make-up and shows galore from 1.30pm on the docks.
There will also be a big colouring contest with prizes awarded by Saint Nicolas.
Full programme on the website below
2pm: we sing as load as we can to guide St Nicolas' boat
2pm - 3pm: visit St Nicolas' donkey, make-up, games, balloon artists, shows...
3pm: St Nicolas and his companions disembark and receive a hearty welcome
3.30pm: all children and St-Nicolas' companions sing along with the brass band
4pm: St Nicolas hands out the Gifts of the drawing contest
5pm: St Nicolas is tired after his long trip and needs some rest
- BRUSSELS BY WATER (BRUXELLES)