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CNN: Santa Claus, IN one of best places to spend Christmas

EVANSVILLE, IN (WFIE) - It's something you may already believe, but CNN has made it 'official'.

Santa Claus, IN is on the news organization's list of the 12 best places to spend Christmas 2014.

CNN mentions the Land of Lights display as a reason to spend the holiday in Santa Claus.  The Land of Lights is open evenings through New Year's Eve from 5 - 9 pm CST (except on Christmas Eve and Christmas Day).

Here is the complete list of CNN's 12 best places to spend Christmas: 

• Bath, England

• New York, New York

• Malta

• Barcelona, Spain

• Rovaniemi, Lapland, Finland

• Nuremberg, Germany

• Quebec City, Canada

• Reykjavik, Iceland

• San Miguel de Allende, Mexico

• Santa Claus, Indiana

• Strasbourg, France

• Valkenburg, The Netherlands

According to the Spencer County Visitors Bureau, the town of Santa Claus was also named as one of Travel Channel's best holiday attractions and on Budget Travel's holiday fun list this year.

For more information about the Santa Claus Christmas Celebration, click here.

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