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4x Fun Sinterklaas activities

Hurray! Sinterklaas has set foot in the Netherlands, and lucky for you, Eindhoven is on his route again this year. Besides waiting for gifts, there are many more fun activities to celebrate this Dutch holiday. From decorating chocolate letters to visiting a theater show: here's a list of four fun Sinterklaas activities for kids!

Sinterklaas workshops @Heuvel | till 5 December

Always wanted to help Sinterklaas like Piet? Every Wednesday, Saturday, and Sunday afternoon, you can attend various Sinterklaas workshops at the Heuvel shopping center. Learn how to make chocolate letters even more festive or make a wreath made out of ironing beads! You can register here.

Een kist vol sintliedjes @Natlab | 28 november

A chest full of Sinterklaas songs’: For this special show at the Natlab, kids from the age of three are invited to sing, dance, and make music together with host Nienke. So grab an instrument and sit down for a musical spectacle.


Sinterklaasfilms @Pathé | till 5 December

The Sinterklaasjournaal is a lot of fun, but for more Sinterklaas adventures, you can go to the cinema called Pathé. Two Sinterklaas movies are showing here: De Grote Sinterklaasfilm: Trammalant in Spanje, and De Club van Sinterklaas en het Vergeten Pietje.

Poppenkast Pluim: Sinterklaas @Bibliotheek Eindhoven | 28 November

From films to theater shows: you could say there is plenty of Sinterklaas activities. Another great tip is the Sinterklaas edition of the Puppet Show Pluim at Eindhoven Library. It's still a bit of a surprise, but a visit from Sinterklaas will make an appearance for sure.