Santa Clause came to town Friday night

Santa Claus came to town Friday night during Castlegar’s Winterfest celebrations.

Downtown Castlegar was glowing and sparkling with lights everywhere, a parade of festive floats and a towering Christmas tree sending out holiday cheer.

Nina Amelio kept the crowd entertained with Christmas favourites while parents and children waited in a long line to visit with Santa.

(Photos and video by Betsy Kline/ Castlegar News)

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