Chloe Kirtz, 10, of Eyota, left, her brother Cooper, 4, and best friend Jazmin Davis, 11, of Rochester, watch for

Chloe Kirtz, 10, of Eyota, left, her brother Cooper, 4, and best friend Jazmin Davis, 11, of Rochester, watch during “Here Comes Santa Claus” presented by the Rochester Downtown Alliance and Altra Federal Credit Union on Friday November 26, 2021, in downtown Rochester. Traci Westcott / Post Bulletin

Santa Claus waits atop Old Town Hall as Rochester fire crews begin rescuing him during

Santa Claus waits atop Old Town Hall as Rochester fire crews begin rescuing him during “Here Comes Santa Claus” presented by the Rochester Downtown Alliance and Altra Federal Credit Union on Friday, November 26, 2021, at the Rochester town center. Traci Westcott / Post Bulletin

People watch for

People watch during “Here Comes Santa Claus” presented by the Rochester Downtown Alliance and Altra Federal Credit Union on Friday, November 26, 2021, in downtown Rochester. Traci Westcott / Post Bulletin

Santa Claus appears atop the Old Town Hall during

Santa Claus appears atop Old Town Hall during “Here Comes Santa Claus” presented by Rochester Downtown Alliance and Altra Federal Credit Union on Friday, November 26, 2021, in downtown Rochester. Traci Westcott / Post Bulletin

Santa is demeaned during

Santa is demeaned during “Here Comes Santa Claus” presented by the Rochester Downtown Alliance and Altra Federal Credit Union on Friday, November 26, 2021, in downtown Rochester. Traci Westcott / Post Bulletin

Santa is greeted with a hug from a child during

Santa is greeted with a hug from a child during “Here Comes Santa Claus” presented by the Rochester Downtown Alliance and Altra Federal Credit Union on Friday, November 26, 2021, in downtown Rochester. Traci Westcott / Post Bulletin

Santa Claus greets families during

Santa Claus greets families during “Here Comes Santa Claus” presented by the Rochester Downtown Alliance and Altra Federal Credit Union on Friday, November 26, 2021, in downtown Rochester. Traci Westcott / Post Bulletin

Santa Claus gives thumbs up after being rescued from the roof of the Old Town Hall during

Santa Claus thumbs up after being rescued from the roof of Old Town Hall during “Here Comes Santa Claus” presented by the Rochester Downtown Alliance and Altra Federal Credit Union on Friday, November 26, 2021, in downtown Rochester . Traci Westcott / Post Bulletin

Santa is heading to Peace Plaza during

Santa is heading to Peace Plaza during “Here Comes Santa Claus” presented by Rochester Downtown Alliance and Altra Federal Credit Union on Friday, November 26, 2021, in downtown Rochester. Traci Westcott / Post Bulletin

Santa Claus throws a “Ho!  Ho!  Ho!

Santa Claus throws a “Ho! Ho! Ho! ”After being rescued from the roof of Old Town Hall during“ Here Comes Santa Claus ”presented by the Rochester Downtown Alliance and Altra Federal Credit Union on Friday, November 26, 2021, in downtown Rochester. Traci Westcott / Post Bulletin

Rochester Mayor Kim Norton and Santa Claus count down as the Peace Plaza tree is lit for

Rochester Mayor Kim Norton and Santa Claus count down as the Peace Plaza tree is lit during “Here Comes Santa Claus” presented by the Rochester Downtown Alliance and Altra Federal Credit Union on Friday, November 26, 2021, at the Rochester town center. Traci Westcott / Post Bulletin

Santa Claus is waving his hand when

Santa Claus waves his hand during “Here Comes Santa Claus” presented by the Rochester Downtown Alliance and Altra Federal Credit Union on Friday, November 26, 2021, in downtown Rochester. Traci Westcott / Post Bulletin

A choir sings during

A choir sings during “Here Comes Santa Claus” presented by the Rochester Downtown Alliance and Altra Federal Credit Union on Friday, November 26, 2021, in downtown Rochester. Traci Westcott / Post Bulletin

Elina Couchene, 5, of Oronoco, looks up to Santa as she visits him during

Elina Couchene, 5, of Oronoco, looks up to Santa as she visits him during “Here Comes Santa Claus” presented by the Rochester Downtown Alliance and Altra Federal Credit Union on Friday, November 26, 2021, center- city ​​of Rochester. Traci Westcott / Post Bulletin

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