shopping cartsOn Christmas Day the world stands still and everyone stays at home, drinking eggnog, opening presents, eating roast beast, and singing with all the little Whos in Whoville. That's what we all want to believe... AND YET! It's not really true. People shop on Christmas Day for all kinds of reasons: Because they don't celebrate Christmas (gasp!), because they ran out of pepper at the last minute, because someone needs tampons all of a sudden. Hey, I'm not here to judge. I'm here to provide information. Here are the stores you can expect to see open on Christmas Day. 

24-hour locations of the following stores should be open regular hours:

7-Eleven

Circle K

Cumberland Farms

CVS

Rite Aid

Walgreens

Most Safeway stores will be open 8:00 AM - 7:00 PM

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The following stores were open in 2012 and will likely be open Christmas Day 2013.

Family Dollar

Pathmark

Closed:

Winn-Dixie has been open past Christmas Days but will be closed this year.

Best Buy

IKEA

Kohl's will stay open 100 consecutive hours leading up to 6:00 PM Christmas Eve.

KMart

Old Navy

Target

Toys R Us will stay open 87 consecutive hours leading up to 9:00 PM Christmas Eve. 

Walmart

Have you ever gone to the store on Christmas Day?

 

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