Newry, ME (AP) – A bunch of Santa lookalikes took to the ski slopes to spread some seasonal cheer on Sunday.
More than 300 jolly ol’ elves, all dressed in red, dashed together down a mountain with white beards and Santa hats flapping in the breeze at the Sunday River ski resort in Maine. A skiing Grinch and a skiing Christmas tree joined the party.
It wasn’t exactly a winter wonderland, there was little natural snow. The snow-making machines at Sunday River produced enough of the fluffy stuff for the annual tradition.
Santa Sunday has grown in popularity over more than two decades, raising $7,500 this year for a local charity.