Thousands of revelers descend on NYC for annual Santa-themed bar crawl SantaCon

Revelers take part in the annual SantaCon charity pub crawl on Saturday, Dec. 9, 2023 in New York. Thousands of people dressed as jolly Old St. Nick have descended on New York City that kicked off early Saturday morning in bars in midtown Manhattan. (AP Photo/Andrew Meldrum)

NEW YORK — Here come Santa Clauses. Again.