Father Christmas takes his holiday in Copenhagen

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You know what Santa Claus is doing in December. You might not know, however, that he vacations in Copenhagen in the (northern hemisphere) summer — along with all the rest of the official versions and instances of Father Christmas, Mrs. Claus, elves, and other traditional assistants from around the world.

Theyconvene at the Bakken Amusement Park (in the business of entertaining children since the 17th century) for the World Santa Claus Congress. This video reveals little-known details of the lives of professional Father Christmases — but you’ll probably not be surprised by their dedication. Enjoy! Click below or go to the original YouTube video.

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