Some stores open on Christmas Day
Posted December 24, 2013
Updated December 25, 2013
Most stores have modified hours on Christmas Eve and Christmas Day. Make sure you know what's open in case you have an ingredient emergency! Basically, the grocery stores are closed and the drug stores are open, at least part of the day.
Open on Christmas Day
Malls and most big box stores and boutiques are closed on Christmas Day, but 24-hour pharmacy chains CVS and Walgreens will be open. Some locations have limited hours.
For those who work up an appetite, many locations of Dennys, IHOP, McDonald's and Starbucks are open on the holiday.
After-Christmas shopping hours
The Streets at Southpoint and Crabtree Valley Mall are closed Christmas Day. Both malls re-open Thursday at 8 a.m. and are open until 9 p.m. that evening. Mall hours are 10 a.m. to 9 p.m. Friday and Saturday.
Triangle Town Center and Cary Town Center are closed Christmas Day. The malls are open 10 a.m. to 9 p.m. Dec. 26, 27 and 28.