BOISE -- If you went to first Thursday last week in downtown Boise, you may have had a Buddy the Elf sighting.

It seems Buddy was spotted all over the place, handing out candy canes and spreading Christmas cheer.

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Dave Kewley of Boise dressed up as Buddy and had a blast last week at first Thursday. He works at Micron for his day job.

Kewley actually owns the Buddy suit and those curls of his? Those are the real deal!

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