The presents are wrapped, the tree is up, and the stockings will quickly be hung by the chimney with care. There’s just one factor left to do: track Santa’s annual Christmas Eve voyage around the globe from your PC, smartphone, or pill.
This yr Santa’s departure time relies upon on which model of the Santa-tracking enjoyable you’re following. Check out our explanations beneath for all the main points.
It’s been 61 years since a misprinted phone quantity in a newspaper advert led youngsters within the Colorado Springs space to name NORAD predecessor CONAD, searching for Santa.
As typical, the enjoyable begins at NoradSanta.org, the place yow will discover video games, movies, music, and tales to cross the time. Once Santa’s sleigh lifts off from the North Pole round 7 a.m. UTC on Sunday, December 24—that’s 2 a.m. Eastern or 11 p.m. on the 23rd Pacific time—the web site will track Santa on a map and hyperlink to video updates on YouTube.