Santa visits St. Peter and St. Joseph’s orphanage at 1 a.m. Children are allowed to catch a glimpse of the old elf and served an early breakfast after the festivities.
It’s not a white Christmas in San Antonio – far from it! The mercury rises to a record high of 90 degrees in the Alamo City. This remains the record high for the date.
A huge mountain of mulch in Helotes catches fire and burns for over two months. The mulch pile gets its own MySpace page and is nicknamed “Mulchie.”