Sinterklaas and Pieten

on Texel


A real spectacle: the arrival of Sinterklaas and his Pieten! The Saint and his Pieten will visit Texel to make sure everyone has a good time. Have you been nice this year too? Sinterklaas and his Pieten like to give out sweets! In the harbour of Oudeschild, young and old will be waiting for the steamboat to welcome Sinterklaas and his Pieten.

Photo gallery Sinterklaas 

Harbour Oudeschild 

In the cutter harbour of Oudeschild, there is plenty of space to receive and greet Sinterklaas and his Pieten. Also enjoy the view of the beautiful steamboat. A day full of enjoyment! 


Besides handing out gifts and sweets, Sinterklaas and his helpers also come to celebrate! Parades and Sinterklaas celebrations take place in various villages. Visit the different villages and join the party.

Visitor information

Date: Date in 2022 to be announced.
Free of charge
Opening time: approx. 12:30

Address: Harbour Oudeschild
Website: The arrival of Sinterklaas
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Update: March 8, 2022 10:30