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Santa Claus in Indiana! Merry Christmas

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eTradeWire -- Ho! Ho! Ho! Merry Christmas, Indiana!

Despite COVID and the precautions that are to be taken there is still plenty of time to plan and bring family to celebrate Christmas in these great Christmas towns!

#1 Santa Claus

Santa Claus is a town in Spencer County, Indiana, United States, in the southwestern part of the state. Located in Carter, Clay and Harrison Townships, it sits between Interstate 64 and the Ohio River. The population was 2,481 at the 2010 census, making it the largest community in Spencer County. Santa Claus, Indiana is a Christmas town you can go to and enjoy Christmas year round. The community of Santa Claus was established in 1849 and has a lovely home-town environment. The story of how it received the name of Santa Claus has roots both in fact and legend. In January 1856 the town applied for a post office to be installed.

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They submitted their application under the name of Santa Fe. The application was returned to them with the message, "Choose some name other than Santa Fe." The process of settling upon the name of Santa Claus has been lost to legend. There are many different versions of the story and there were other choices as well that the town did not settle upon. What is known is that in 1856, the name of Santa Claus was accepted by the Post Office Department.

#2 Fort Wayne

Community spirit on mass at the dozens of specialty retailers and unique boutiques in Downtown Fort Wayne! Dozens of small businesses, museums, restaurants, and local attractions.

#3 French Lick

It's worth a visit to French Lick just to see the spectacular French Lick Springs Hotel Tree Lighting Ceremony!

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