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Will Grocery Stores Remain Open on Easter? List of Open and Closed Stores

Easter is just around the corner, and we hope you all are ready to celebrate the festival with special brunches and dinners and by decorating eggs with your loved ones. If you are planning for a home celebration this time, with dishes prepared in the kitchen, then you must take notice of the grocery stores that will be open on Easter day.

We sometimes tend to forget an ingredient or two while preparing the menu in the holiday mood and have to rush to the grocery stores at the last minute. Every year a number of stores remain closed while observing Easter, and customers have to find alternatives to get their hands on the needed item.

The timings of the stores also vary from normal days owing to the holiday. So to help you out and avoid any last-minute inconveniences, we have listed down all the grocery stores that will remain open, as well as the ones that will remain closed on Easter Sunday, April 9th. Read on to see the complete list.

Grocery Stores that will Remain Open on Easter

You can depend on the following stores to grab the required grocery items, as these will remain on Easter:

  • Acme
  • Albertsons
  • ARKO Corp convenience stores: E-Z Mart, Fas Mart, Scotchman, Admiral, Roadrunner, and Village Pantry
  • Baker’s
  • City Market
  • Cub Foods
  • Cumberland Farms
  • CVS
  • Dillons
  • Foods Co. 
  • Food4Less
  • Fred Meyer
  • Fresco y Más
  • Fresh Market
  • Fry’s Food Stores
  • Harris Teeter
  • Harveys Supermarket
  • Jewel-Osco 
  • King Soopers
  • Kroger
  • Lucky Supermarkets
  • Maverik – Adventure’s First Stop
  • Meijer
  • Pick N’ Save

  • Pilot Flying J
  • QFC
  • QuickChek
  • Ralphs
  • Rite Aid
  • Safeway
  • Save A Lot
  • Sheetz
  • Smart & Final
  • Smith’s
  • Sprouts Farmers Market
  • Stop and Shop 
  • Trader Joe’s
  • Vons
  • Walgreens
  • Walmart
  • Wegmans
  • Whole Foods Market
  • Winn-Dixie

The timings for some of the above-listed stores can vary based on your location. They can open a little late or close a little earlier than usual days. So always double-check by calling the store before visiting to avoid any inconvenience.

Grocery Stores that will Remain Closed on Easter

If you are a regular customer at one of the following stores, you will need to visit a new store as these will remain closed on Easter:

  • Aldi
  • Big Y
  • Costco
  • H-E-B
  • Natural Grocers
  • Publix
  • Sam’s Club
  • Target

Apart from the above grocery stores, some retail stores will also be closed on Sunday, including Belk, Best Buy, Burlington, The Container Store, Dick’s Sporting Goods, Dillard’s, Hobby Lobby, HomeGoods, JCPenney, Joann Stores, Kay Jewelers, Kirkland’s, Kohl’s, Lowe’s, Macy’s, Marshalls, Michaels, Party City, Sam’s Club, Target, T.J. Maxx, Tractor Supply & Co and Zales.

On the other hand, the retail stores that will function normally on the day include ACE Hardware, Academy Sports + Outdoors, Banana Republic, Barnes & Noble, Bass Pro Shops, Bed Bath & Beyond, Big Lots, Cabela’s, CVS, Dollar General, Dollar Tree, Family Dollar, GAP, Guitar Center, Home Depot, Ikea, Menards, Old Navy, Petco, PetSmart, Staples, Ulta, and Walgreens.

How are you planning to celebrate Easter this year? Let us know in the comments section.

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