On Sunday, Billy Claus, Santa’s brother, visited LuLu’s in Destin.

DESTIN — Santa’s brother is Billy Claus. He’s allergic to snow and lives in the Caribbean. But, Billy Claus helps Santa every year when he visits LuLu’s in Destin.


According to a press release from the restaurant, he visited the venue on Sunday. Kid were able to tell him what they want for Christmas, which he then relayed to Santa. He was accompanied by the LuLuBelles, his version of the elves.


Lucy Buffett was also on hand to read the children’s book she authored, Billy Claus and the Spirit of Christmas Island. Free Holiday art activities and face painting were also a part of the experience, the release said.


“It has become such a favorite tradition at LuLu’s to have Billy Claus and the Lulu Belles with us each year,” said Buffett, a restaurateur, cook and author. “A joyous Holiday season to all.”


LuLu’s is located at the foot of the Mid-Bay Bridge in Destin. For more information, visit the restaurant’s Facebook page or LuLuBuffet.com.