'Tis the season...to make lasting memories with the one and only Santa Claus. Ho ho ho!
Over the years, a bunch of MTV stars have posed for pictures with the jolly man in the iconic red suit; now, in honor of Throwback Thursday and the fast-approaching holiday -- it's one week from today! -- we've assembled a collection featuring the best of them. From chilling with the North Pole native at a mall to greeting him on the red carpet or even meeting him on the set of a certain hit series on this very network, all the folks who ran into Father Christmas had a truly priceless expression.
Take a look at our picks, and share your thoughts on your faves below!
The "Jersey" gal and the big guy certainly look like dear pals in this snap from 2011.
Heidi Montag and Spencer PrattGetty Images
Speidi took a timeout on the slopes to pose with Saint Nick back in 2008. Wonder if he asked the lovebirds if they'd been naughty or nice...
Leah Calvert and AliLeah Calvert's Twitter
Lauren ConradLauren Conrad's website
Maci Bookout and BentleyMaci Bookout's Twitter
Who wants to know if they make Benny's melt-worthy, Christmas-themed ensemble in adult sizes? (We do.)
Snooki's son LorenzoSnooki's Twitter
Four years ago, the brunette beauty spread some cheer while hosting a special event at Kmart for St. Jude's Children's Research Hospital. Drina also looks très stylish in her furry, festive cap.
Jenelle Evans' son JaceJenelle Evans' Twitter
Someone looks awfully happy in this card -- but it ain't Kris Kringle.
Rob Dyrdek, Chanel West Coast and Steelo
Watch the "Ridiculousness" for yourself...