Washington Post

Mall Santas brave the pandemic with plexiglass barriers, sanitation elves and snow-globe bubbles

Santa's helper works to keep things disinfected at the Springfield Bass Pro Shops store in Springfield, Mo. Foto: Washington Post photo by Annaliese Nurnberg

Santa Claus is coming to town with a few extra precautions this year.

Old Saint Nick will pose for photos from inside an acrylic snow globe in Richmond. He'll be barricaded behind a eight-foot picture frame in Lakewood, Colo. And in Gruene, Texas, Cowboy Kringle, who wears red leather chaps and a cowboy hat, will keep socially distant by asking visitors to sit on a saddle positioned six feet away...

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