If you are looking to get into the holiday spirit by downing some spirits, this Saturday is the perfect day for you.

The 11th annual SantaCon returns to downtown Buffalo this Saturday, December 3rd, and is the perfect event for you to get together with family and friends and kick off the Christmas season with some adult beverages.

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If you don't know, SantaCon is basically a pub crawl around the bars and restaurants in downtown Buffalo but everyone dresses up like Santa or some other Christmas character.

12 different bars are participating this year, and they include; SOHO,Banshee
Taphouse, Rec Room, Venu, Bottoms Up,67 West, Cowboy, Lift Nightclub, D-Tour Martini Bar, Duke's Bohemian Crocodile Bar, and Oscar'sThe one-time ticket fee gets you into every bar that is part of SantaCon and each location will be offering different specials throughout the day.

Part of the proceeds from SantaCon will be donated to the Boys and Girls Club of Blackrock.

You can get ticket information HERE.

If a bar pub crawl is not your thing, there are lots of other events happening this weekend to get you into the holiday mood.

One of the biggest ones is Yuletide in the County. Over 150 artists will be on display at the fairground in Hamburg. It makes for a great place to find unique presents for those hard to shop for people on your holiday list.

Also, open for the season is the ice rink at Canalside. Grab the family, throw on some skates and enjoy being together on the ice. Get all the ice info HERE.

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