Little Belle Harbor belle Annabelle Emmolo and dad Guy knew that Brooklyn was where the Yuletide action was when they headed over to Aviator Sports Complex for a buffet breakfast with Santa.
A merry mingle with Kris Kringle was just the tip of the festive iceberg at the sports, recreation and event Mecca at Floyd Bennett Field, where there was plenty more fun on the menu for the whole family — from merrily making masterpieces at an arts and crafts section to sharing the spotlight with St. Nick for a photograph to add to the family archives.
Two-year-old Georgetown cutie Amelia Payette made cards and decorations while Ilana Soyfer, 6, put her festive face on — thanks to Aviator face-painter Jennie Schmidt.
“It was a great start to the holidays,” said Marine Park visitor Jan Winter who brought her whole family.
— Shavana Abruzzo