HUNTINGTON BEACH : Do You Have a Gift for Playing Santa?

The city’s Rent-A-Santa program is seeking people interested in portraying Santa Claus at a variety of events Dec. 9-23.

The program gives residents and businesses an opportunity to have Santa Claus visit their homes or offices.

Santas will earn $7.32 for each 15-minute visit. Costumes are provided.

Selection of Santas will be based on an interview, as well as the ability to sound and look like St. Nicholas, to fit the costume and to pass a security background check.


Candidates must have a valid driver’s licenses.

Applications are available at the city’s Community Services Department, 2000 Main St. Information: (714) 536-5486.