The Santa Claus Christmas celebration returns beginning December 6. New events this year include the Run Run Rudolph 5K through the Santa Claus Land of Lights at Lake Rudolph Campground & RV Resort, a Christmas Dog Parade at the Santa Claus Community Center, and a Holiday Cookie Contest with decorating demonstrations at Santa’s Lodge.
Additional holiday events throughout America’s Christmas Hometown include:
• International Fruitcake Eating Championship at the Santa Claus American Legion
• The Story of Santa Claus at the Santa Claus Museum & Village