Santa arrives in JT tonight
Santa Claus will arrive in Josiah White Park, Jim Thorpe, at 6 p.m. today. It was erroneously reported in one part of a news article yesterday that he would be arriving Sunday.
Betty Lou McBride, Olde Time Christmas coordinator in Jim Thorpe, said Santa will arrive by fire truck.
Jim Thorpe's Olde Time Christmas celebration starts at 6 p.m. today.
Santa's arrival will be preceded by carols by Beyond Bach. Free hot chocolate is supplied by Emerald Restaurant.
Photos of Santa will be available from St. Joseph Regional Academy.
Santa also arrives tonight in Lehighton and Tamaqua.
Tomorrow at noon he is scheduled to arrive by helicopter at Ginder Field in Summit Hill, weather permitting.
He is also scheduled to arrive tomorrow at 1 p.m. in the Palmerton Borough Park.