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Last minute shopping on Christmas Eve

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Most stores are now closed for Christmas Eve after a busy shopping day.

Shoppers at Riverchase Galleria say the rush wasn't as bad as they expected it to be. Some added lines weren't too long in stores and they had no problem getting around. One man did say the only wait he experienced was getting his gifts wrapped. All in all, people enjoyed the last minute shopping experience. The Galleria closed at 6:00p.m.

Vincent Smith says, "It's actually been pretty good, didn't take too long. Got in got out."

Tiffany Brown says, "The crowd isn't too bad like I thought it would be. It actually has been pleasant. Usually it's just crowded and your bumping into one another, but it hasn't been that way. It's very calm like a normal day at the Galleria."

Toys R Us in Hoover will stay open until 9:00p.m. Christmas Eve. The store has been opened 24 hours for the last few days.

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