December, 2022

202204dec1:00 pm4:00 pmSankt Nikolaus Festival1:00 pm - 4:00 pm Athenaeum, 401 Michigan St, Indianapolis, IN 46204Category:Fair/Festival

Event Details

All are welcome to enjoy this nostalgic visit with Christmas past. With a focus on family fun and making lasting memories, the Athenaeum Foundation brings traditional holiday favorites to ring in the season of joy.
Since 1985, the Sankt Nikolaus book of names has kept the name and age of every child who has visited with St. Nikolaus. At check in, your child’s name is added for a personalized visit with St. Nikolaus himself!
1:00 PM – Event Starts and Craft Activities Begin
1:00 – 2:30 – Music in 1st Floor Lobby
1:00 – 2:00 – Folk Dancing in the Basile Theatre
2:15 – 2:45 – Adzooks Puppet Show in the Basile Theatre
3:00 – 4:00 – Tree Lighting & Sankt Nikolaus Processional in the Basile Theatre
4:00 PM – Event End

Sankt Nikolaus Fest will take place inside the Athenaeum and is a ticketed event. Adult tickets are $5 and child (ages 3-12) tickets are $3.

All proceeds from this fundraising event benefit the care and maintenance of the Historic Athenaeum.


(Sunday) 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm


Adult tickets are $5 and child (ages 3-12) tickets are $3.