Santa Rappels Down Macy’s Building


On assignment for Cincinnati Refined, I recently took photos in downtown Cincinnati of an event called Macy’s Downtown Dazzle.  Arriving early I captured my required “posed people” shots before Santa was due to rappel down the side of Macy’s Department store.

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The atmosphere was festive!  Ice skaters at Fountain Square were fun to watch!

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A cup of hot chocolate warms you from the inside!

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Cute little shops were set up with gifts and yummy things to eat!

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The fountain was gorgeous as usual!

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And the Christmas tree was dazzling!

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The crowd began to cheer when Santa, one of his elves, and a reindeer began their descent down the building!

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Afterwards the fireworks were spectacular!

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So many fun and festive activities to do this time of year!  Wishing all of you a joy filled and peaceful holiday!

8 thoughts on “Santa Rappels Down Macy’s Building

  1. I don’t get into Christmas too much, but looks like they had a great setup. The fountain really came out nice. As for Santa Claus repelling, well…times change. He used to come down chimneys, but now, he’s turned military special forces and grabbed some ropes. Great photos as always, Sherry!

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