Black Tuesday, Old-Fashioned Christmas Tuesday

NORFOLK - Tuesday is the kick off for Christmas in Downtown Norfolk.  Most businesses will have special prices all day, and some plan to open early and remain open late.  The Downtown Riverpoint Christmas Festival will begin at 4:30 Tuesday afternoon, and will once include the popular horse and carriage and hayrack rides. There will be a chili feed at Grace Community Church downtown. Campfires will be set up to make s’mores and hot chocolate and hot cider will be offered. Santa will be in the Chamber of Commerce office from 4:30 until 7:30, and the community Christmas tree on 7th Street just north of Norfolk Avenue will be lighted at 8 p.m.