Hi-Line Living: From Brutus to Santa
Holt's acting ability takes center stage at annual tree lighting
Last updated 12/20/2019 at 12:16pm
Some Havreites may know him as Martin Holt, but others know him as Santa Claus.
Holt has been a major draw to the Havre Area Chamber of Commerce's annual tree-lighting celebration at Town Square for most of the decade.
Holt said he started being Santa for the Havre Area Chamber of Commerce seven or eight years ago when Debbie Vandeberg was the executive director for the Chamber. He began as Santa at the annual Tree Lighting Ceremony then also started portraying Santa for Cookies and Milk with Santa.
"He was funny, spontaneous and he just connected so well with the crowd," Vandeberg sai...