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See Photos & Videos From Garyville’s 78 Foot Christmas Eve Gator Bonfire

for the people of Garyville, Louisiana, Christmas Eve is their time to shine. The community featured a Christmas Eve bonfires with a giant, 78-foot gator named Gator Millet. Garyville is just outside the greater New Orleans area, in St. Joh The Baptist Parish, near Laplace, Louisiana. 

Blood, Sweat, and Bonfires is the group behind this unique bonfire. The Gator even featured a head that moves and a jaw that snaps. See all the photos from this Christmas Eve bonfire below! 


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