SantaCon held in Oakland for first time ever

OAKLAND, Calif. (KGO) -- Hundreds of Santa-clad revelers will spread holiday cheer in Oakland Saturday in the first-ever SantaCon in Oakland.

There will be a rally at noon at Jack London Square's holiday tree featuring live music and a costume contest.

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Then, the Santas will go on a pub crawl and finish at an after party at E-Sports Arena.

Participants can bring non-perishable food items to benefit the Alameda County Community Food Bank.

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