Christmas Day 2018: The list of businesses that will be in business on December 25

by jovan1984

Forgot something? Want to get a bite?

Not everything is shutting down on Christmas Day.

Here are businesses, a good bit of them small businesses, that are open on Christmas Day. (The list grows slowly year by year.)

Stores:

Albertsons: All locations open but hours vary.

Cumberland Farms: All are open. Hours vary, some open 24 hours.

CVS: All, including all Aiken Area locations, are open, most are on regular hours though all pharmacies will be closed.

Rite-Aid: Most locations open but hours vary.

Safeway: All locations open but hours vary.

Walgreens: All, including all Aiken Area locations, are open, most are on regular hours though all pharmacies will be closed.

Family Dollar: Some locations are open, including the Wagener location.

Eateries:

Applebee’s: Not all locations will be open as the decision is made by franchisees.

Baker’s Square: Open until 8 p.m.

Boston Market: Some locations are open Tuesday only for catering orders.

Buca di Beppo: Most open regular hours.

Burger King: Select locations will be open on Christmas Day.

Carl’s Jr.: Participating locations are open Tuesday.

Checker’s: Most open regular hours.

Denny’s: Open 24 hours.

Dunkin’: Hours vary, check with your closest location.

Fogo de Chão: 11 a.m. to 9 p.m.

Golden Corral: Most locations will be open.

Hardee’s: Some locations are open special hours Tuesday.

Huddle House: Hours vary but many open 24 hours, including the Barnwell location.

IHOP: Most locations will be open regular hours Tuesday.

Jack in the Box: Hours vary, check with your closest location.

McCormick’s and Schmick’s: The restaurant recommends making reservations.

McDonald’s: Participating locations are open Tuesday, hours vary.

Panda Express: Hours vary.

Starbucks: Hours vary, check with your closest location.

TGI Fridays: Some locations will be open special hours, which vary.

Waffle House: All locations open 24 hours.

Note: we excluded convenience stores from the list due to the fact that most are always open, even when most businesses closed on New Year’s Day prior to the year 2001 and Thanksgiving Day prior to the year 2012.