The Tide extends hours for MEAC tournament

Posted at 10:33 PM, Mar 14, 2013
and last updated 2013-03-14 22:33:51-04

Norfolk, Va. –There’s some good news for local sports fans!

Hampton Roads Transit will be extending their hours for the Tide which will run until 1 a.m. on Thursday, Friday and Saturday nights in support of the MEAC basketball tournament.

They city wanted to extend the hours to allow participants to enjoy some night life in the area after the games.

The games are being played at the Scope in Downtown Norfolk and there are social events in other locations.

The Tide will run on a 30-minute schedule starting at 9:30 p.m. Thursday through Sunday. The last through train will leave EVMC/Ft. Norfolk at 1 a.m. Weekday rail service normally ends at 11 p.m. and at midnight on Friday and Saturday.

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