ST.CLOUD - The Salvation Army kicked off its annual bell ringing season. One bell ringer has taken the program to the next level.

Brett Denman hand-made an Olaf the snowman costume and dresses up as Olaf as he rings his bell.

Olaf brings a smile to everybody you know everyone loves a huge giant snowman

This is Brett's first year bell ringing. You can find him outside Shopko in Waite Park and Macy's at Crossroads Center.

Denman says he the loves putting a smile on everyone's face and his costume keeps him very warm.