Here’s where you can and can’t make last-minute purchases.   

By Corey Williams
November 20, 2019

When a holiday meal disaster strikes (no judgment here), these stores are open on Thanksgiving Day for any last-minute purchases:

Disclaimer: Holiday hours may vary by location, so always call to confirm that the store you want to go to is actually open.

What Stores Are Open on Thanksgiving?

Walmart

Walmart will follow regular business hours on Thanksgiving. Black Friday sales will start at 6 P.M.

Kroger

Most Kroger stores will follow regular business hours on Thanksgiving, but call your nearest location to be sure. 

Starbucks

Need a PSL to start the holiday off on the right foot? No worries: Starbucks is open on Thanksgiving, but hours may vary by location. 

Dollar General 

Dollar General will open at 7 A.M. on Thanksgiving Day. 

Family Dollar

Though Family Dollar is open on Thanksgiving, some stores may follow reduced hours.

Food Lion

Food Lion will follow regular business hours on Thanksgiving Day. 

Albertson’s

Most Albertson’s stores will be open from 6 A.M. to 10 P.M, but hours may vary by location

Wegman’s

Most stores will be open from 6 A.M. to 4 P.M., though all Massachusetts locations will be closed. 

Safeway

All Safeway stores will be open on Thanksgiving, but hours may vary by location

Sprouts Farmers Market

Sprouts will be open from 7 A.M. to 4 P.M.

Acme Markets

Most Acme stores will be open from 7 A.M. to 11 P.M.., but hours may vary by location

Hy-Vee

Most Hy-Vee stores will follow regular business hours on Thanksgiving, but some will close at 1 P.M.

Target

Though Target will be closed most of Thanksgiving Day, all locations will open at 5 P.M. for early Black Friday shoppers. 

Whole Foods

Most Whole Foods stores will be open on Thanksgiving Day, but some may close early. Call for hours. 

Winn-Dixie

All Winn-Dixie locations will open as normal and will close at 4 p.m. on Thanksgiving. 

CVS

CVS will follow its regular business hours on Thanksgiving. 

Rite-Aid

Most Rite-Aid stores will follow regular business hours on Thanksgiving, but times will vary by location. Call for hours

Walgreens

Walgreens will follow its regular business hours on Thanksgiving. 

What Stores Are Closed on Thanksgiving?

  • Publix
  • Aldi
  • Trader Joe’s
  • Costco
  • Sam’s Club

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Correction: A previous version of this story stated that some Winn-Dixie stores will be open on Thanksgiving Day 2019, while some will be closed. In fact, all Winn-Dixie stores will be open on the holiday. The article has been updated to reflect that. 

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