KETCHUM, Idaho (KMVT/KSVT) The city of Ketchum kicked off their annual holiday lighting celebration at the Town Square on Wednesday.
A special guest made an entrance with the town's Mayor Neil Bradshaw on a fire truck to do the final countdown on the light display.
Dozens of children flocked to Santa Claus as he arrived with Bradshaw.
An igloo was set up for children to write a letter to Santa Claus as well.
There was a musical performance by Wood River High School group Colla Voce to start the festivities.
Children were able to interact with Santa Claus inside the visitor's center after the lighting ceremony as well.