As far as Christmas ads go, it’s probably the most emotive.
Just one bar of the famous theme tune “Holidays are comin’…” takes us right back to the Nineties, when we were watching, enthralled, in our Christmas jim-jams.
Now you can witness the magic of the iconic red Coca Cola truck for yourself in real life… it’s on the way to Cork, with a stop planned at Mahon Point Shopping Centre on Friday, December 13th, 2019.
You can drop by and see it from 2pm until 8pm on the day, with Coca Cola Christmas merch and fizzy drinks (Coca-Cola Zero Sugar, Diet Coke, or Coca-Cola Original Taste) to enjoy while you grab a selfie.
The original ad was produced by advertising agency W.B. Doner, appearing on TV screens in 1995. Known as the ‘Christmas Caravans’, the trucks were decorated with Santa’s face and covered in more than 30,000 bulbs.
In case you can’t remember where it all started, here’s the video: