Stores that are open on Christmas Day 2023
If you’re wondering what’s open on Christmas Day, it can be hard to find the right information all in one place. A lot of places will be completely closed on Christmas Day and operating at reduced hours on Christmas Eve and the lead-up to Christmas Day.
However, while a lot of shops will be closed, there will also be a fair amount of shops that will be open on Christmas Day, so if you need a few last-minute groceries or gifts you’ll be able to get it sorted out. Plus, if you don’t celebrate Christmas and it’s just a normal day to you, you’ll probably want to know what’s open so you can plan ahead, so here’s everything you need to know.
Grocery stores and convenience stores open on Christmas Day 2023
- 7-Eleven: Luckily 7-Eleven will be operating at its usual 24 hours a day, so you’ll be able to get any last-minute gifts, food or emergency items you may need
- Safeway: Hours will vary but most stores will be open from 7 am to 4 pm, but it’s best to check your local store
- Casey’s: Hours will be different, so it’s best to check your local store
- Cumberland Farms: Most stores should be open regular hours
- Speedway: Most locations will be open the regular 24 hours a day
- Circle K: Most locations will be open the regular 24 hours a day, but some will have reduced hours
Pharmacies and drugstores Drugstores open on Christmas Day
- Walgreens: Walgreens will be open, however, selected stores will have reduced hours, so it’s best to check your local store
- CVS: Some CVS stores will be open but with reduced hours and it depends on your region, so it’s best to check your local store online. If your local CVS is in a Target it will be closed, as Target will not be open.
- Rite Aid: Rite Aid stores will be open as usual.
Hardware stores open on Christmas Day
Many big chain hardware stores such as Lowe’s and The Home Depot will be closed on Christmas Day. However, if you have local independent hardware stores in your hometown some of these may be open. Independent stores normally set their own hours, so it’s best to do a bit of research to see if you can find one that’s open in the case of an emergency.
Are nail salons open on Christmas Day?
This will depend on your local salon. While a lot of salons will probably close over the holidays to give their staff a chance to have a break and spend time with their families, there may be some that choose t open depending on your region. Nail salons are normally independent businesses that will set their own working hours, so definitely ring up your local nail salon or have a look on their Instagram or website just in case you have an emergency nail job that needs fixing asap on Christmas Day.
Are tire depots open on Christmas Day?
Tire depots might be open on Christmas Day, it really depends on each individual shop as they are often individual businesses. Many businesses choose to close over the Christmas period so that employees can enjoy the festivities but some may be open on reduced hours. As getting your tires serviced is essential work, there’s a high chance you’ll probably be able to find an open tire depot on Christmas Day in case of an emergency, but it might take a bit of extra research.
Stores that are closed on Christmas Day 2023
The following stores will be closed on Christmas Day 2023:
- Trader Joe’s
- Whole Foods
- Stop & Shop
Walmart’s Christmas Holiday Hours in 2023
Walmart is closed on Christmas Day 2023, it’s actually the only day of the year that it will be closed! However, it will be open in the run-up to Christmas Day and will be open again from the 26th of December onwards. The stores will follow regular hours except for on Christmas Eve when stores will be closing early, between 6 pm-8 pm depending on location.
Is Walmart Open on Christmas Eve?
Yes, Walmart is open on Christmas Eve! So, if you’ve left your shopping super last minute or haven’t got the right ingredients to cook dinner, you’ll be able to pop in to grab your last-minute essentials. Walmart will be operating on reduced hours on Christmas Eve and most stores will be closing early at 6-8 pm. It’s best to check online to see what time your local Walmart will be closing on Christmas Eve and if you do need to visit Walmart, get there early as there are sure to be huge lines to get to the checkout.
Is Target open on Christmas Day?
No, Target is not open on Christmas Day 2023. However, stores will be open on Christmas Eve and will close at 8 pm, so you’ll have a chance to do some last-minute late shopping if you’re working during the day on Christmas Eve.
For more info don’t forget to check out what restaurants, grocery stores and fast food places will be open on Christmas Eve and Christmas Day 2023.