Santa Claus to fly over Rocky on Christmas Eve

Santa Claus will fly over Rocky Mountain House this Christmas Eve at 7 p.m. sharp.

Santa Claus will fly over Rocky Mountain House this Christmas Eve at 7 p.m. sharp.

For about 10 years, residents and visitors have gathered to spot Santa as he flies from the north, and circles the town.

It is a free event, and everyone is invited to come watch.

One of the best places to spot Santa is at a park across from the von Hollen residence at 5725 57th St. Close in Rocky Mountain House. Alfred and Cheryl von Hollen have an annual Christmas setup with 110,000 lights.

After watching Santa fly by, people are invited to tour the von Hollen yard to view the lights. The display is open from 5:30 p.m. to 9:30 p.m.

The Von Hollens accept food bank donations.

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