Going to meet Santa at the mall is a ritual that some enjoy and some hate, but most bravely do it anyway at some time. To place your children on Santa’s lap and get that adorable photo that you can put in your Christmas placards to satisfy the grandparents, you have to stand in line with Christmas music on repeat and dozens of other families in the same situation while the kids are sick and tired of waiting( or literally sick .) But it’s probably nothing compared to what the job is like for the man himself.
Anyone who puts on a maroon velvet dres and plays the beloved capacity of Father Christmas must be a kind and case spirit certainly. You would have to be in order to spread Christmas magic to the thousands of kids in a row, including taming the ones who would rather be anywhere else. But here are some situations that probably weren’t in the job description, from beings delivering their four-legged infants to sit on Santa’s lap, to grown-ups who precisely love Christmas so much that they keep coming back year after year.
See how professional Santa musicians deal with the unexpected in these depicts, and upvote your favourites! While you’re waiting for the large-hearted day, you can also look back on our lists of the best and worst Christmas medals, and people whose Christmas wasn’t very merry.
While Waiting In Line To See Santa, This Baby Fell Asleep. When It Came Time For The Picture, Santa Told The Parents Not To Wake Him
I Took My Dog To Take A Christmas Picture With Santa And She Ate Him
My 92 Year Old Grandma Said She’s Never Been To See Santa. Change Of Plans This Christmas
Some things never reform. That’s what some of these Santa musicians must think when they get guests who keep coming back even as they grow up. One duo of friends has a whole slideshow of envisions with Santa over 30 years, eventually lending their own children to the picture!
Want to know another thing that never varies? A Canadian mall Santa who has been doing the job every Christmas season for 35 years says that although the types of presents that boys ask him for have changed with the introduction of more electronics, Legos are a classic that have stuck around.
My Santa Doesn’t Age( 1997 -2 017)
So, My Dog Met Santa Claus
My Favorite Shot From Our Christmas Shoot This Year
Professional Santa performers–and, yes, they say the job asks somebody who can put on a show–who are really serious about their craftsmanship go to Santa training school with playful refers like “Northern Lights Santa Academy.” There, they learn not only lore about the role and how to accurately talk about reindeer, but the business practicals of self-promotion and get private bookings.
Took The Kids To Meet Santa Yesterday And, As You Can See, It Went Amazing
My Friend Brought Her Dog To See Santa Recently
Mommy’s Lil Monster Meets Santa& Krampus
There’s also increasing demand for not just Santa performers, but likewise Mrs. Claus, say women who have stepped into the role in recent years. Maybe soon you’ll be able to choose which visitor from the North Pole you’ll want to go your kids to visit.
My Mom Said “Damn” In Front Of Santa. This Was The Reaction
Got A Pic With Santa … He Said I Was Too Big … We Compromised…
My Son Started To Cry When He Saw Santa, So I Decided It’d Be A Good Idea If We All Joined To
Performers say that while playing Santa spends well, it takes a large investment at the start for a quality costume. And, of course, a great desire for Christmas spirit and children , not to mention a doctrine of kindness and knowledge that follows them all time round.
My Friends And I Got Our Picture Taken With Santa
Holiday Shopping Can Put A Smile On Even The Most Kvlt Person In Your Life! What’s Your Favorite Holiday Tradition?
My Dad Was Santa At Our Local Petsmart, Was Not Expecting This
Another Year, Another Photo With Santa
This Woman Took Her Cats To A Department Store To Visit Santa And As You Can See It Went Quite Well
How Many Kids Do You See?
My Dad Is The Macy’s Santa In Seattle. Today He Got To Meet A Legend!
Nancy Reagan Sitting On Mr. T’s Lap
Mr. T was a surprise guest at the first day of the press tour of the White House Christmas Decorations.
She was standing next to him and my pa( who was friends with Nancy) said “How about baby-sit on his lap? “She looked at her press secretary for admiration then said “Sure! ” and sat down.