'Just a Casual Day in New York': Santas Dance in Times Square for SantaCon 2019

The annual SantaCon pub crawl kicked off in New York City on the morning of Saturday, December 14, with hundreds of people dressed up in their finest Saint Nick costumes for a full day of festivities.

This footage shows the huge gathering of people in Santa costumes in Times Square, dancing and making merry. One person can be heard commenting, “Just a casual day in New York.”

SantaCon began in 1994 and is celebrated in over 300 cities. The New York City SantaCon is the largest event. Credit: Leon Suseran via Storyful