Support Local Journalism, Join the SA Current Press Club.

Monday, November 27, 2017

Santa Claus Spotted in Downtown Austin, Surprisingly Not a Hipster

Posted By on Mon, Nov 27, 2017 at 5:40 PM

click to enlarge NATHAN.GOGO / INSTAGRAM
Now that Thanksgiving has come and gone (though many are probably still eating leftovers), it's time for the next major holiday.

That's right! I'm talking about Hanukkah/Christmas/Ramadan/Kwanzaa!



Up in Austin, the holiday excitement featured a sunglasses-wearing Santa Claus (you win again, Christmas) rolling around the 512 on a mule.

Although it's a surprise that it wasn't a hipster Santa wearing a cardigan and skinny jeans going around on a bicycle. Or kayaking. That would have been perfect.

A meteorologist at KVUE (KENS5's sister station) snapped a video of Santa while making his way down the Ann and Roy Butler Hike and Bike Trail in downtown Austin.

Oh.. just your normal Saturday in downtown. #santaclaus #merrychristmas #downtownaustin

A post shared by Nathan Gogo KVUE (@nathan.gogo) on


Tags: , , , , , , ,

Support Local Journalism.
Join the San Antonio Current Press Club

Local journalism is information. Information is power. And we believe everyone deserves access to accurate independent coverage of their community and state. Our readers helped us continue this coverage in 2020, and we are so grateful for the support.

Help us keep this coverage going in 2021. Whether it's a one-time acknowledgement of this article or an ongoing membership pledge, your support goes to local-based reporting from our small but mighty team.

Join the San Antonio Press Club for as little as $5 a month.

Read the Digital Print Issue

July 28, 2021

View more issues

Newsletters

Join SA Current Newsletters

Sign Up Now

Subscribe now to get the latest news delivered right to your inbox.

Calendar

© 2021 San Antonio Current

Website powered by Foundation