Santa Claus is a fairy-tale Christmas character, grandfather, who gives gifts to children for Christmas and New Year. Modern Santa Claus is dressed in a red and white fur coat, pants and a hat. He also has a large gray beard. Santa lives at the North Pole. There he has a large house and a warehouse where he collects gifts according to the wishes of the children. He has little elves and deer as his assistants to transport his magic sleigh to the cities.