Photos: Krampus Nacht Celebrates the Darker Side of Christmas

Photos: Krampus Nacht Celebrates the Darker Side of Christmas

Krampus, the horned anti-Santa of Alpine folklore, is said to handle the naughty children Santa leaves behind by throwing them in his sack and carrying them off to some unimaginably hellish place. Denver's first Krampus Nacht transformed the Oriental Theater into that den of iniquity on Saturday night, and Scott Lenz was there to capture every moment. Keep reading for photos.

See also: I'm Dreaming of a Weird Christmas

Photos: Krampus Nacht Celebrates the Darker Side of Christmas
Photos: Krampus Nacht Celebrates the Darker Side of Christmas
Photos: Krampus Nacht Celebrates the Darker Side of Christmas
Photos: Krampus Nacht Celebrates the Darker Side of Christmas
Photos: Krampus Nacht Celebrates the Darker Side of Christmas

Continue reading for more Krampus Nacht naughtiness.

Photos: Krampus Nacht Celebrates the Darker Side of Christmas
Photos: Krampus Nacht Celebrates the Darker Side of Christmas
Photos: Krampus Nacht Celebrates the Darker Side of Christmas
Photos: Krampus Nacht Celebrates the Darker Side of Christmas
Photos: Krampus Nacht Celebrates the Darker Side of Christmas

Continue reading for more Krampus Nacht naughtiness.

Photos: Krampus Nacht Celebrates the Darker Side of Christmas
Photos: Krampus Nacht Celebrates the Darker Side of Christmas
Photos: Krampus Nacht Celebrates the Darker Side of Christmas
Photos: Krampus Nacht Celebrates the Darker Side of Christmas
Photos: Krampus Nacht Celebrates the Darker Side of Christmas

Now see the full Krampus Nacht slide show (some images NSFW).


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