The North Pole was a ghost town on Friday night, sources say.

That’s likely because from 5 p.m. to 10 p.m., Patchogue’s riverfront restaurant’s held their First Annual SantaCon Pub Crawl on the river.

During that time, Santas and elves bopped around to the four restaurants — Drift 82, The Oar Steak & Seafood Grille, Harbor Crab Co. andOff Key Tikki.

Check out our photo coverage below. Click boxes 2, 3 and 4 boxes to view them all.

boat parade

The crawl happened two days before the river’s annual Christmas boat parade. Click here for our cheat sheet for the upcoming event.

the photos

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