He sees you when you're sleeping. He knows when you're awake. He's knows if you've been bad or good, so be good for goodness sake. Think that I'm talking about Santa Claus? Think again. I'm talking about Krampus.
In the last decade Krampus has found a new niche of fans, who desire a less sanitized or perhaps a less copyrightable, corporate-friendly holiday mascot.
While many kids went to bed early Tuesday night, anxiously awaiting the arrival of St. Nick, a large gathering at Lakefront Brewery stayed up late celebrating a very different Christmas folklore creation: Krampus.
The Krampus craze has come to the Cream City, as the Milwaukee Paranormal Conference will host the city's first annual Krampusnacht on Tuesday, Dec. 5, at Lakefront Brewery - complete with a menacing monster march.