CVS Holiday Hours 2012, Family Dollar, CVS, Walgreens and Rite Aid are just a few of the retail chains that will be open on Christmas Day 2012 with regular opening and closing times, which in many cases means that they will be open for retail business for the entire 24 hours of December 25, 2012. Retail stores open on Christmas Day 2012 will be selling last-minute gifts, Christmas dinner fill-in foods, and general life essential products.
Besides the usual Christmas Day retail suspects, no new major retail chains have decided to open retail stores on December 25, 2012. Undoubtedly if they thought the short-term profit gained from Christmas Day sales would be of more benefit than the long-term backlash of consumer criticism, more retail chains would open physical retail stores on Christmas Day. For now the largest U.S. retail chains are content to avoid the public relations challenge associated with having stores open on December 25th and focus instead on Christmas Day online Internet shopping, which seems to draw no criticism any day of the year.
What follows is the list of retail store and chains that had retail shopping hours in its physical stores on Christmas Day 2011. If 2012 Christmas Day store hours have been confirmed for these stores and restaurants, the hours are indicated. Use the links to double-check the December 25th store hours at your local outlet.
This 2012 Christmas Day Store Hours list is arranged alphabetically according to name of the store that will be open Christmas Day 2012.
Stores Open Christmas Day 2012 – Store Opening and Closing Times for December 25, 2012
7-Eleven Convenience Stores
Christmas Day is one of the biggest sales days of the year for 7-Eleven convenience stores, so all locations will be open normal hours on December 25, 2012, and most locations will keep their stores open 24/7 throughout Christmas Day.
Casey’s General Stores
All Casey’s General Stores locations will be open on Christmas Day, most of them operating their regular store hours, which is 24/7 in many cases.
Circle K stores will be open on Christmas Day, most of them operating their regular store hours, which is 24/7 in many cases.
All Cumberland Farms convenience stores open from 8:00 a.m. to midnight.
All stores open 10:00 a.m. to 8:00 p.m. on Christmas Day (pharmacy closed all day)
All locations open 10:00 AM – 3:00 PM Christmas Day
Some stores will be open on Christmas Day, but store hours will vary for each location.
QuikTrip locations will be open on December 25, 2012, most of them operating their regular store hours.
All RaceTrac locations will be open on Christmas Day, 2012, most of them opening and closing according to their regular schedule, which in most cases is 24/7 store hours.
Stripes store locations will be open on Christmas Day, 2012, most of them with regular store hours.
Most stores open regular hours on Christmas Day
All stores open 9:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m. Christmas Day (24-hour stores open as usual)
All 24 hour locations will remain open without interruption through Christmas Day, December 25, 2012