River Point Christmas Festival

River Point Christmas Festival

Date: November 20, 2018

Time: 4:30 PM - 7:30 PM

Location: Downtown Norfolk

Event Details

River Point Christmas Festival - Downtown Norfolk, Nebraska

Celebrate Christmas in Downtown Norfolk!

Get in the Christmas spirit a little earlier than normal at the Annual River Point Christmas Festival, held on the Tuesday before Thanksgiving from 4:30 PM - 7:30 PM. Shop big downtown sales during Black Tuesday - Downtown Christmas Shopping, get hot cocoa, see Santa and Mrs. Clause, pet LIVE reindeer, ride the hayrack rides, and more. Attend the main event, the Christmas Tree Lighting at 7th and Norfolk Avenue at 7:30 PM. See list of all in-store events below and view events map in photo gallery!

Downtown Events Include

  • Shopping! Stores will be open in the evening!
  • Hay-Rack Rides
  • LIVE Reindeer
  • Horse Drawn Carriage Rides
  • Campfires with S'Mores
  • Santa & Mrs. Clause
  • Christmas Tree Lighting Ceremony (7:30pm at 7th and Norfolk Ave)
  • Hot Cocoa and Cider available along the avenue
  • Christmas Carolers and Strolling Musicians
  • Chili Feed
  • Special In-Store Events
  • and So Much More!

In-Store & Outdoor Events by Block

Click each business name to learn more!

1st Street - North Side 

Kookaburras Closet Kids Clothing – Hot Apple Cider, Christmas Cookies, and a $25 Gift Card Drawing | Various In-Store Sales 

Santa’s Reindeer - Sponsored by Pettit Plumbing, Kookaburras, Leon’s, Window World and J. Allen Properties

Leon Mexican Restaurant – 15 Tacos for $15 | Margarita Specials – Regular Lime – 99¢ & Pina Colada - $1.50

1st Street - South Side

Window World – Cotton Candy Station

Smokin' Stans BBQ - $5.99 All You Can Eat Soup or $5.99 Bowl of Soup & Sandwich - Beer Cheese, Brisket Chili or Cheddar Potato Bacon 

2nd Street - North Side 

Nebraska Life Magazine - Family Photo Shoot

Harbor Bar - Adult Hot Chocolate - Mix Your Choice of Alcohol, such as Bailey's, Peppermint Schnapps, etc. - Homemade Apple Pie Shot Special

Healthy Paws – Decorate Christmas Ornaments for Your Pet! 

White Mulberry Bakery – Community Ginger Bread House - Come Down and Help Decorate Our House! | FREE Sugar Cookies {kids only} | Hot Cocoa & Hot Cider for Sale

3rd Street - North Side

Horse Drawn Carriage Ride 

Paulyn’s Dance Studio – Street Performance 

Santa & Mary Claus – Downtown Coffee Company Courtyard – 4:30 PM – 7 PM

Downtown Coffee Company – 50¢ Off all 20 oz. Holiday Drinks – All Day | Holiday Drink Special | Evening Special - Creamy Buffalo Chicken Wild Rice Soup, & DCC Salmon Chowder | DCC Mug w/ 12 oz. Hot Chocolate - $3.50 & FREE Cocoa Filling/Toppings Bar With This Purchase 

Love & Threads Women’s Boutique – Bye One Get One ½ Off (BOGO) | Christmas Scene Photo Op

Norfolk Natural Market - Holiday Samples 

Blush Boutique – Hot Chocolate Bar and Treats  | BOGO – Buy One Get One ½ Off

Klubhaus Modern Gaming – Pop-Up Vendor Show - Mary & Martha, Scentsy, Chalk Culture, Tupperware, Snagem's Place, & More | 15% Off Store Wide

I Bee Quiltin’ – 20% off all Fabric, Notions, & Patterns – Some exclusions apply | Open 10 AM – 7 PM 

3rd Street - South Side 

Hayrack Ride Pickup and Drop Off

Midwest Music Center - Super Blowout Holiday Sale (Monday - Sunday - Closed Thanksgivng)

The Zone - Make It and Take It Ornaments (Inside Napolis/Midwest Music Foyer) 

Grace Community Church - Chili Feed from 4:30 – 7:30 

Us Bank - Hot Chocolate

Boy Scout Smore’s Station

4th Street - North Side

Francs Salon – Reindeer Candy Cane Craft | Homemade Sugar Cookies | Drawing 

Sixpence Gift Shop – Hot Apple Cider | Various Sales & Specails

The Brand Purse Store & More Boutique - Holiday Open House and Prize Drawing 

Statement by Three Eighteen Boutique - BOGO - Buy One Get One of Equal or Less Value for 50% Off 

Magnolias Décor & Design – Featuring Elsa & Anna | 25% Off Storewide 

Roxi’s Bridal - Northeast Community College Jazz Band Performance 

4th Street - South Side

Haven Salon & Spa - Christmas Cookies

One Office Solution - Hot Apple Cider and Cookies 

Lot 279 Premium Meat & Spirits - Wine and Bourbon Tasting with Appetizers Charcuterie and Steak Tips – 6 PM – 9 PM| Pop Up Shop with Statement by Three Eighteen | Special Offer to Order Thanksgiving Duck, Smoked Salmon, Prime Rib, Dry Aged Beef & Lamb

5th Street - South Side 

Gobbs and Gobbs of Fun - Holiday Market Show - 30 Vendors Offering 5,000 SQ FT of Shopping

Norfolk Daily News - Hot Apple Cider with Fetch and Holiday Photo Station 

Boy Scout Smore’s Station 

6th Street - North Side

Bank of the West - Holiday Open House All Day

Boy Scout Smore’s Station 

 

6th Street - South Side

Norfolk Area Chamber – Letter Writing to Santa – then Mail in the North Pole Mailbox!

Young Entrepreneurs Club - Student Trade Show

 

7th Street - North Side

Black Cow Fat Pig Pub & Steaks – Santa Shakes with Highland Roberts

 

Click here to see a listing of all Downtown Norfolk Businesses


Tags
Black Tuesday, Christmas, Christmas Festival, Christmas music, christmas tree lighting, downtown, event, hayrack rides, Norfolk, restaurants, River Point, Santa, shopping, Thanksgiving

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