Museum To Recreate Halcyon Holiday Memories Of A Day Laborer In A Felt Suit, Reeking Of Four Roses, Offering To Let You Fish Around For His “Special Toy”

Bad Santa

Bad SantaDo you remember sitting on Santa’s lap at B. Peck’s department store and “fishing” for a special toy? Well, Museum L-A plans to bring some of Peck’s holiday traditions back to life for its Old Fashioned Holiday Celebration on Saturday, December 8 from noon to 4 p.m. The event will feature Santa and the “fish pond,” as well as the Great Falls Railroad Club, who will help recreate the model train that was a staple of Peck’s annual Christmas display. A “Guess Who?” wall of photographs from the 1940s through the 1970s will feature generations of local youngsters visiting Santa at Pecks. (read more at Twin City Times)