Santa Claus Dedicated to Santa Claus! His history, origins and the legends and myths which surround Santa Claus. His house in the North Pole, his sleigh and the reindeers and their names. How to write a letter to Santa Claus and decide whether you have been naughty or nice! Santa's helpers - the Christmas Elves. Stories, games, movies, songs and poems about Santa Claus. The Coca Cola connection to Santa Claus. Santa Claus and Saint Nicholas. In fact, just about everything you need to know about Santa Claus!
Santa Claus Enjoy the excitement of Santa Claus! Click one of the following links to access your choice of our Father Christmas specials:
Santa Claus Games Make sure that your kids have some fun with our Santa Claus Games! Suitable for young children and kids of all ages! They are free, fast and easy to play with clear instructions and details of what you will need to play. Kids and children age 3+ will be able to play our free games.
Contacting Santa We have several articles on this subject including how to write letters to Santa Claus and free sample letters from the character. We also include details of his mailing address, his email address and his phone number.
Santa and the North Pole Find out about the home of the character and learn about the character of Mrs. Claus and the Christmas Elves. Alternative names for the character include Father Christmas, Kris Kringle, Saint Nick, Santo Clos, Papa Noel and Pere Noel. Father Christmas is the traditional character that children in many English speaking countries, especially the United Kingdom, associate with the festive time of the year.
Tracking Santa The tradition of tracking Father Christmas by NORAD really happened by accident, this article tells the fascinating story of how NORAD (North American Aerospace Defense Command) became involved with tracking Santa Claus!
Santa Pictures Our collection of pictures include some of the first pictures of Santa Claus ever in print. The illustrator of many of the pictures was a cartoonist called Thomas Nast who worked for Harpers Weekly, which was the most popular illustrated newspaper of the 1800's.
"Ah! Here is a picture. Oh, children, just look At the names of the good little girls in his book, And a long list of names of the good little boys, Who never disturb Pa and Ma with their noise."
Is Santa real? Is there a Santa Claus? Read the Letter from Virginia O’Hanlon and discover who answered her letter and what he said! Here's an excerpt:
"Virginia, your little friends are wrong. They have been affected by the scepticism of a sceptical age. They do not believe except they see. They think that nothing can be which is not comprehensible by their little minds".
Santa Claus Jokes, Stories, Movies, Poems Quotes and Plays Amuse the kids and children at this festive time of the year with Jokes, Stories, Movies, Poems Quotes and Plays.
The Real Santa Claus - Saint Nicholas Read about the legends and traditions surrounding Saint Nicholas. One of the popular names that Santa Claus is affectionately known by is St. Nick. Saint Nick, or St. Nick, refer to Saint Nicholas. Saint Nicholas is commonly identified with Santa Claus due to his reputation for generosity, secret gift-giving and his kindness to children.
History, Legends and traditions about Santa Claus and his Reindeer Several of our articles detail the History, Legends and traditions about Santa Claus and his Reindeer. There were originally only eight reindeers and the names of Santa's Eight Reindeer in order of the poem were Dasher, Dancer, Prancer, Vixen, Comet, Cupid, Donner and Blitzen. Rudolph the Red Nosed Reindeer, sometimes referred to as Rudolph the Red Nose Reindeer in error, came later as a character in a popular song and story.
History, origins, legends and myths
The North Pole and his sleigh
The reindeers and the reindeer names
How to write a letter
Coca Cola connection
Santa's helpers - the Christmas Elves
Stories, games, jokes, quotes, movies, songs and poems