Christmas Day is a wonderful time to relax and spend time with family and friends, but it does not mean that you are free from running to the store for batteries, forgotten ingredients, or last-minute Christmas shopping or gifts. 

Below, you’ll find a list of stores open on Christmas, including their open hours on Christmas Day.

Major Chain Pharmacies That Are Open On Christmas

Many chain pharmacies have last-minute items available, such as decorations, gifts, batteries, snacks, photo services, and much more, so you will have everything you need for Christmas. Listed below is a list of pharmacies that will be open on Christmas Day 2022:


Christmas Hours are from 8 a.m. to 9 p.m. on Christmas Day, excluding locations inside Target Stores.

Walgreens/Duane Reade

The Walgreens that are normally open around the clock will remain open all day on Christmas, whereas Walgreens stores with limited hours will be open between 8:00 a.m. and 6:00 p.m.

Rite Aid

The majority of the Rite Aid locations are open 24 hours a day, even on Christmas.

Most Convenience Stores That Are Open On Christmas

It’s likely that there will be a convenience store open on Christmas Day nearby. These stores are ideal for picking up some necessities and even a couple of last-minute additions to your holiday feast.

They are also a great place to buy last-minute gifts like lottery tickets and Christmas candy. Listed below is a list of convenience stores that will be open on Christmas this year:


7-Elevens are typically open 24 hours a day, seven days a week, even on Christmas.

Circle K

The majority of Circle K locations are open 24 hours a day throughout the year.


Many Speedway locations are also open 24 hours a day, including on Christmas.


The Casey’s will open for business on Christmas Day at 10:00 am, despite being normally open 24 hours a day.

Cumberland Farms

Nearly all Cumberland Farms locations will be open between 7 a.m. and midnight on Christmas. You can even get free coffee on Christmas occasions.


The majority of Sheetz convenience stores remain open 24 hours a day, including on Christmas.


Several Wawa locations are open on Christmas day during normal operating hours, which includes 24-hour locations.


The QuickCheck store will be open for a reduced number of hours on Christmas Day.

Alternatively, you may find that other convenience stores are open on Christmas Day in your area. You can check if they’re open by calling them.

Limited Grocery Stores Are Open On Christmas Day

Is there anything you need for your holiday dinner at the last minute? Check out this list of grocery store chains.


The majority of Albertsons locations will be open between 8 a.m. and 4 p.m. on Christmas.


Christmas Day will remain a shopping day for some Giant stores. Their opening hours are between 8 a.m. and 5 p.m.


There will be some Safeway stores open on Christmas Day. You can find out more by contacting your local store.

A Few Retail Stores Are Open For Christmas

When it comes to last-minute Christmas shopping, you’ve only got one option open on Christmas:

Family Dollar

There are some Family Dollar stores open on Christmas Day with limited hours. Make sure to call ahead to find out specific hours.


Apart from picking up a cup of coffee for your family, you can pick up gifts at Starbucks, such as mugs, sweets, and gift cards.

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