While we all tend to know the hours of our favorite stores, there’s no denying that whenever any holiday rolls around we begin to frantically go down the Google rabbit hole in searching to see if our favorite shopping destinations are open for business.
Many stores have begun to close their doors on the year’s biggest holidays including Christmas and Thanksgiving, but it’s impossible to keep track of which choose to observe the various holidays and which operate under normal or abbreviated business hours.
To help you identify which stores are closed on Memorial Day and which you can count on for your last-minute Memorial Day needs, we’ve rounded up a complete guide of which grocery and retail stores you can expect to be open and closed on Memorial Day!
Grocery stores open on Memorial Day? (2023)
If you find yourself in a pinch and in need of some last-minute additions to your Memorial Day barbecue, consider heading out to one of these stores open on Memorial Day:
"7-ElevenAcmeAlbertsonsAldiBJ’s Wholesale ClubCircle KCumberland FarmsCVSFresh MarketGiant FoodH-E-BH-MartHy-VeeKmartKrogerMeijerPrice ChopperPublixRite AidSafewaySave A LotSam’s ClubShawsSheetzShopRiteSpeedwayStar MarketStop and ShopTargetTrader Joe’sVonsWalgreensWalmartWawaWegmansWhole Foods MarketWinn-Dixie"
Grocery stores closed on Memorial Day? (2023)
On the flip side, if you’re in need of some treats for your Memorial Day spread, you’re going to want to avoid these grocery stores which will all be closing their doors on Memorial Day 2023:
What stores are open on Memorial Day? (2023)
Of course, groceries aren’t the only reason we tend to go out on Memorial Day as there are plenty of other needs we turn to stores such as Walmart and Meijer. If you’re in need of some retail therapy this Memorial Day, these retailers will all be open on Memorial Day 2023:
"Academy Sports + OutdoorsAce HardwareBarnes & NobleBass Pro ShopsBed Bath & BeyondBest BuyCabela’sCrate & BarrelDollar GeneralDollar TreeFamily DollarFoot LockerGame StopGoodwillHome DepotHomeGoodsIKEAKmartKohl’sLowe’sMacy’sMarshallsMenardsMichaelsOld NavyPetcoREISaversSearsSephoraT.J. MaxxTractor Supply CompanyWalmart"
What retail stores are closed on Memorial Day? (2023)
It appears that there are no major retailers that will be closing their doors for Memorial Day 2023.
While some stores will be limiting their hours of business for the holiday, no major chains are closing their doors for the Memorial Day holiday from a corporate level. This means there could be some chains closing for the holiday while others will remain open during their usual hours.
If you’re hoping to confirm, we recommend calling your local stores before heading out or checking their websites for store hours by location.