The doodle depicts children in a sleigh waving as they are pulled along by a reindeer.

It takes the users to a search page ‘Tis the Season, which also talks about a children’s book Main Street by Ann M. Martin and an album featuring Vince Gill and Olivia Newton-John.

Google has been wishing its users with a pre-Christmas doodle for over 10 years now. In the previous years, Google has been wishing its users Happy Holidays instead of Merry Christmas.

In popular culture, eight flying reindeer pull Santa's sleigh as he delivers presents to children around the world on Christmas Eve.