St Nicholas Day for the year 2026 is celebrated/ observed on Sunday, December 6th.
For Western Christians, St Nicholas's Day is held on December 6th annually celebrating the feast day of St Nicholas. The day celebrates St Nicholas’s bringing of gifts with many thinking that modern day Santa Claus came from this Saint.
Eastern Christian Churches will celebrate the day on December 19th as they follow the Julian calendar.
Days to the start of St. Nicholas Day 2026
Sunday, December 6th is day number 340 of the 2026 calendar year with 3 years, 2 months, 8 days until St Nicholas Day 2026.
|St Nicholas Day|
|Name(s):||St Nicholas Day, Feast of Saint Nicholas|
|When:||December 6th annually|
Dates for St Nicholas Day
|Holiday||Date||Days to Go|
|St Nicholas Day 2022||Tuesday, December 06, 2022||-296|
|St Nicholas Day 2023||Wednesday, December 06, 2023||69|
|St Nicholas Day 2024||Friday, December 06, 2024||435|
|St Nicholas Day 2025||Saturday, December 06, 2025||800|
|St Nicholas Day 2026||Sunday, December 06, 2026||1165|
|St Nicholas Day 2027||Monday, December 06, 2027||1530|