SantaCon 2015 Enjoys Historically Warm December Weekend

SantaCon is a mass gathering of revelers dressed as Santa who take to the streets in cities across the country -- including New York -- before Christmas. Here are some images from this year's SantaCon, which took place on Dec. 12, 2015.

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Revelers dressed in holiday themed costumes dance as they participate in SantaCon in New York Saturday, Dec. 12, 2015, in New York. (AP Photo/Andres Kudacki)
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Revelers dressed in holiday theme costumes gather in the park as they participate in SantaCon in the borough of Brooklyn in New York Saturday, Dec. 12, 2015. As thousands of Santa-suited merrymakers prepare to hit the city's streets and bars, organizers of the annual pub crawl say they're taking more steps than ever to deter naughty behavior.(AP Photo/Andres Kudacki)
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Security check ids of Revelers dressed in holiday theme costumes as they enter a club during SantaCon in New York Saturday, Dec. 12, 2015, in New York. Tracing its origins to a prankish, anti-consumerist gathering in San Francisco in 1994, SantaCon has mushroomed into events in hundreds of cities. (AP Photo/Andres Kudacki)
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Revelers dressed in holiday themed costumes walk around as they participate in SantaCon in New York Saturday, Dec. 12, 2015, in New York. (AP Photo/Andres Kudacki)
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Revelers dressed in holiday theme costumes gather as they participate in SantaCon in New York Saturday, Dec. 12, 2015, in New York. (AP Photo/Andres Kudacki)
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A police officer removes a reveler from standing on a post as they guard and clear the street of revelers dressed in holiday themed costumes during SantaCon in New York Saturday, Dec. 12, 2015, in New York. (AP Photo/Andres Kudacki)
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In this Wednesday, Dec. 9, 2015, photo a sign professing no love for Santacon hangs in the window of Tompkins Square Bagels in New York. As thousands of Santa-suited merrymakers prepare to hit the city's streets and bars Saturday, Dec. 12, organizers of the annual Santacon pub crawl say they're taking more steps than ever to deter naughty behavior. (AP Photo/Mary Altaffer)
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Revelers dressed in holiday theme costumes drink alcohol as a woman comes out with her laundry during SantaCon in New York Saturday, Dec. 12, 2015, in New York. As thousands of Santa-suited merrymakers prepare to hit the city's streets and bars, organizers of the annual pub crawl say they're taking more steps than ever to deter naughty behavior.(AP Photo/Andres Kudacki)
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A reveler dressed in a holiday themed costume throws an empty can of beer inside a garbage truck as he participates in SantaCon in New York, Saturday, Dec. 12, 2015. (AP Photo/Andres Kudacki)
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Revelers dressed in holiday theme costumes play basketball as they participate in SantaCon in New York on Saturday, Dec. 12, 2015. Tracing its origins to a prankish, anti-consumerist gathering in San Francisco in 1994, SantaCon has mushroomed into events in hundreds of cities. (AP Photo/Andres Kudacki)
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Revelers dressed in holiday-themed costumes sing as they participate in SantaCon in New York on Saturday, Dec. 12, 2015. Tracing its origins to a prankish, anti-consumerist gathering in San Francisco in 1994, SantaCon has mushroomed into events in hundreds of cities. (AP Photo/Andres Kudacki)
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In this Wednesday, Dec. 9, 2015, photo a bouncer stands next to a sign professing love for Santacon hanging in the window of the Continental bar in New York. As thousands of Santa-suited merrymakers prepare to hit the city's streets and bars Saturday, Dec. 12, organizers of the annual Santacon pub crawl say they're taking more steps than ever to deter naughty behavior. (AP Photo/Mary Altaffer)
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