A Visit from St. Nicholas

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The original name for a poem by Clement Clarke Moore, popularly called titled The Night Before Christmans. It is a popular poem with the theme of St. Nicholas (Santa Claus) coming to bring gifts to children on Christmans eve. See Night Before Christmas in the vocabulary.

See also: Saint Nicholas

References in classic literature ?
A small and humble dwelling was prepared for his family, and the divine had made his appearance in the place but a few days previously to the time of his introduction to the reader, As his forms were entirely new to most of the inhabitants, and a clergyman of another denomination had previously occupied the field, by engaging the academy, the first Sunday after his arrival was allowed to pass in silence; but now that his rival had passed on, like a meteor filling the air with the light of his wisdom, Richard was empowered to give notice that “Public worship, after the forms of the Protestant Episcopal Church, would be held on the night before Christmas, in the long room of the academy in Templeton, by the Rev.
Twas the night before Christmas, when all through the house, not a creature was stirring, not even a mouse.
2003 - Santa's Workshop 2004 - The Christmas Story 2005 - The Snowman 2006 - Gulliver 2007 - Winter Wonderland 2008 - Oliver Twist 2009 - The Christmas Story 2010 - The Night Before Christmas 2011 - 40 Years of the Fenwick Christmas Window 2012 - The Reindeer Express 2013 - Fairytale Forest 2014 - Alice in Wonderland 2015 - Once Upon a Christmas 2016 - Beatrix Potter
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AS the festive season approaches, The Journal Culture Club has teamed up with English Heritage to give you and your family the chance to enjoy a performance of 'Twas the Night before Christmas at Belsay Hall, Castle and Gardens on December 18 or 19.