VIRGINIA BEACH, Va. (WAVY) — Over the Thanksgiving holiday, the National Retail Federation projects an estimated 182 million people will shop in stores and online.
From Black Friday to Cyber Monday, Americans will source deals and shop for the people on their holiday gift lists. Between the big box stores and large retailers, American Express’ Small Business Saturday supports shopping and eating local during the holiday week.
Cities around Hampton Roads are participating, and some have events and deals to bring more locals through their doors.
Shop small this Saturday in Hampton Roads
The ViBe Creative District is ready for shoppers.
The district’s non-profit is hosting their 8th annual Small Business Saturday event. They will have over 75 local vendors and businesses participating. There will be live music, and a scavenger hunt with prizes…