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Santa Claus helps the Mayor Light Up Louisville

Santa Claus and Mayor Greg Fischer (Source: WAVE 3 News) Santa Claus and Mayor Greg Fischer (Source: WAVE 3 News)

LOUISVILLE, KY (WAVE) – Thousands of people are now in the Christmas spirit across WAVE Country after downtown Louisville's holiday transformation.
 
Santa Claus and Mayor Greg Fischer joined forces to illuminate the city for the annual Light Up Louisville festivities on Friday.

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The Run Run Rudolf 5K, Lots of Lights Parade and singers and dancers on stage provided entertainment throughout the evening.
 
Children took free pictures with Santa Claus at the Kentucky International Convention Center.

The ice skating rink in the heart of the city will allow kids and adults to skate for a minimal charge until Christmas Eve. The skating rink hours are Monday to Thursday from 11:30 a.m. to 9 p.m., Friday and Saturday from 11:30 a.m. to midnight, and Sunday from 11:30 a.m. to 8 p.m.

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