doctorow at November 10th, 2013 10:10 — #1
lt_nemo at November 10th, 2013 11:34 — #2
I want Charlie Manx to take me to Christmasland so I can ride the Sleighcoaster forever and ever...
winkybber at November 10th, 2013 12:10 — #3
Deeply disturbing. But excellent.
(Saying the photographs came from "every corner of the globe" might be a stretch - only one location is outside of the US)
jmarkockerbloom at November 10th, 2013 12:27 — #4
One of the parks mentioned, Santa's Land in Putney, Vermont, has reopened under new ownership. From reports I've seen online, they're doing their best to keep the park attractions going, though there's a lot of restoration to be done.
Their website is http://www.santasland.com/ . They're open this year on weekends through Dec 22.
gilbertwham at November 10th, 2013 15:15 — #5
So. Many. Cristmas card opportunities...
d_r at November 10th, 2013 17:14 — #6
The one in Dundee, Illinois also reopened a few years ago. That park's history (and the two others in the chain) makes interesting reading.
sdmikev at November 10th, 2013 20:54 — #7
Got my photo taken with Santa more than once in the Santa's Village in Scotts Valley, CA (up the road a bit from Santa Cruz) I'll have to check with my mom next time I talk with her if she's got any slides from our visits.
halloween_jack_ at November 11th, 2013 07:46 — #8
Yeah, I just started reading NOS482 myself. Great timing!
dreamboatskanky at November 11th, 2013 10:13 — #9
Ah, but how many corners on a globe?
raybert at November 11th, 2013 13:51 — #10
Three on mine, but I dropped it.
hfperoni at November 11th, 2013 16:38 — #11
I went to Santa Claus Village several times as a child. Somewhere I have photos of it when it was alive and kicking, circa 1965.
doctorow at November 15th, 2013 10:10 — #12
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