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Where procrastinators can shop and eat Christmas Eve and Christmas Day

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Not finished with your Christmas shopping yet? You are not alone. Over fifty percent of holiday shopping is done in the last couple of days before Christmas. The IBTimes reports that there are several stores and restaurants open for those procrastinators out there.

Stores Open Christmas Eve Dec. 24, 2013

Most restaurants are open but possibly have limited hours, all stores can vary by location and if they are located inside of a mall then the stores will be following those hours of operation.

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Apple Stores: 8 a.m. to 6 p.m.

Bed Bath & Beyond: 8 a.m. to 6 p.m.

Best Buy: 7 a.m. to 6 p.m.

BJ’s Wholesale Club: 8 a.m. to 6 p.m. on Christmas Eve.

Costco: 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Christmas Eve.

Dollar General: 8 a.m. to 8 p.m. Christmas Eve.

Gap: Many stores will have regular hours on Christmas Eve.

JC Penney: Christmas Eve extended hours beginning at 7 a.m.

Kmart: 6 a.m. to 10 p.m. on Dec. 24.

Kohl’s: 6 a.m. Dec. 20 through 6 p.m. Christmas Eve.

Lowe’s: All Lowe’s stores are closed Christmas Day but open Christmas Eve.

Macy’s: Many Macy's stores are beginning extended hours this week, opening from 7 a.m. to midnight through Thursday. Opening times remain the same Friday through Monday, Dec. 23, but stores will remain open longer, closing at 2 a.m. (Check your store at

Marshalls: 8 a.m. to 6 p.m.

Michaels: 7 a.m. to 6 p.m.

Nordstrom: 8 a.m. to 6 p.m.

Staples: Normal business hours on Christmas Eve.

Target: 7 a.m. to either 9 p.m. or 10 p.m. on Christmas Eve, depending on the location.

The Home Depot: Closed Christmas Day, open Christmas Eve for their regular hours.

TJ Maxx: Open Christmas Eve for regular hours.

Toys R Us: Open 24 hours, until 9 p.m.

Walmart: Hours vary by location, but most stores will be open Christmas Eve for their regular hours.

Whole Foods: Christmas Eve hours will be 7 a.m. to 7 p.m., though it may vary in some locations. This can also be a place to snag those last minute dishes for your Christmas dinner. They have a huge selection of ready made items in their deli.

*All of the stores listed above will be closed on Christmas Day.

Restaurants and stores open Christmas Day December 25, 2013

7-Eleven: Most stores are open 24 hours a day, seven days a week and will remain open on Christmas.

CVS: Many locations will open on Christmas Day, some of which are 24 hours.

Denny’s: Denny's will be open nationwide on Christmas Day.

IHOP: Many locations will open on Christmas Day.

McDonald’s: Many locations will open on Christmas Day.

Starbucks: Many locations will open on Christmas Day.

Walgreens: On Christmas Day, most stores will be open from 8 a.m. to 6 p.m. and pharmacies will be open from 9 a.m. until 5 p.m.

Merry Christmas from the Sales and Deals Examiner, we hope we have helped you snag some great deals for your shopping list in 2013. Please remember to subscribe above for deals direct to your inbox.



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