The CDC director recommends that vaccinated people wear masks while they travel over the Labor Day holiday, but urges the unvaccinated to stay home.
Are grocery stores open on Labor Day? Yes, most are open but Costco clubs are closed Sept. 6.What stores are closed on Labor Day? Major retailers are open but Costco is the big exception.McDonald’s, Starbucks, Taco Bell, IHOP, Dunkin’ and most national chains are open Labor Day.
Consumers wanting to take advantage of the long weekend will find plenty of options for shopping and grabbing a bite on Monday.
Unlike Thanksgiving, Christmas and Easter, most major retailers and grocery stores will be open on Labor Day, a federal holiday dedicated to the achievements of American workers and held annually on the first Monday of September.
National restaurant chains, including Starbucks, McDonald’s, Dunkin’ and Chili’s, are open and on-demand services such as Postmates, Grubhub, UberEats and DoorDash will deliver orders on Monday for participating local and national restaurants.
Some businesses will operate with shorter hours.
The stock market, banks and government offices are closed Monday as are most pharmacies.
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Costco is the largest retailer staying closed on Labor Day, and the wholesale club closes for other holidays including New Year’s Day, Easter, Memorial Day and Independence Day.
However, amid one of the worst COVID-19 surges of the pandemic, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention is urging Americans to reconsider their holiday travel plans, particularly if they aren’t vaccinated.
Stores open Labor Day 2021
Check with your store before heading out as hours can vary and some stores will operate with reduced holiday hours. Click on store names to search for location-specific information. Note, not all retailers regularly update websites so you may need to call.
Academy Sports + OutdoorsBarnes & NobleBass Pro ShopsBed Bath & BeyondBelkBest BuyBJ’s Wholesale ClubBig LotsBurlingtonbuybuy BabyCabela’sConn’s HomePlusThe Container StoreCVSDick’s Sporting GoodsDillard’sDollar GeneralDollar TreeFamily DollarFive BelowGameStopHobby LobbyHome DepotHomeGoodsIkeaJCPenneyJoann StoresKirkland’sKohl’sLowe’sMacy’sMarshallsMenardsMichaelsNordstromNordstrom RackOffice Depot and OfficeMaxOld NavyParty CityRite AidRossrue21Sam’s ClubStaplesTargetT.J. MaxxTractor Supply Co.UltaWalgreensWalmart
Labor Day stores closed
CostcoSmall businesses, including some small boutiques and privately owned businesses.
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San Francisco Mayor London Breed is asking residents and visitors to be especially diligent in wearing masks and socially distancing over the Labor Day weekend to avoid a spike in COVID-19 cases. (Sept. 4)
Grocery stores open Labor Day
This list also includes convenience stores and drugstore chains. Some stores will close early and many pharmacies will be closed.
7-ElevenAcmeAlbertsonsAldiBig YBravo SupermarketsCasey’s General StoresCircle KCity MarketCoppsCub FoodsCumberland FarmsCVSFood LionFred MeyerFresh MarketFry’s Food StoresGiantHarris TeeterHarveys SupermarketH-E-BHy-VeeInglesInstacartKing SoopersKrogerLove’s Travel StopsLucky SupermarketsMAPCOMaverik – Adventure’s First StopMeijerNatural GrocersPilot Flying JPublixRaceTracRalphsRite AidSafewaySam’s ClubSave A LotShiptShopRiteSmart & FinalSprouts Farmers MarketStop & ShopTargetTim HortonsTrader Joe’sTravelCenters of AmericaWalgreensWalmartWawaWegmansWhole Foods MarketWinn-Dixie
Restaurants open Labor Day 2021
Check with your closest location to confirm they are open and to find out holiday hours. Some locations will be closed.
Applebee’sArby’sBaskin-RobbinsBenihanaBertucci’s Brick Oven Pizza & PastaBJ’s Restaurant & BrewhouseBlaze PizzaBob EvansBojanglesBonefish GrillBoston MarketBuca di BeppoBuffalo Wild WingsBurger KingCalifornia Pizza KitchenCapital GrilleCaptain D’sCarl’s Jr.Carrabba’sCheckersCheddar’s Scratch KitchenCheesecake FactoryChili’sChipotle Mexican GrillChuck E. CheeseChurch’s ChickenCoffee Bean and Tea LeafCotton Patch CafeCracker BarrelD’Angelo Grilled SandwichesDairy QueenDel TacoDenny’sDickey’s Barbecue PitDomino’s PizzaDunkin’Einstein Bros. BagelsEl Pollo LocoFamous Dave’sFirehouse SubsFirst WatchFleming’sFogo de ChaoFreebirds World BurritoGolden ChickGolden CorralHardee’sHootersIHOPJack in the BoxJambaJimmy John’sKFCKung Fu TeaKrispy KremeLittle CaesarsLogan’s RoadhouseLongHorn SteakhouseLong John Silver’sMacaroni GrillMaggiano’s Little ItalyMcDonald’sMetro DinerMiller’s Ale HouseMorton’s The SteakhouseMountain Mike’s Pizza Ninety Nine Restaurant & PubNoodles & CompanyO’Charley’sOlive GardenOn the BorderOutback SteakhousePanda ExpressPanera BreadPapa Gino’sPapa John’s PizzaPDQP.F. Chang’sPizza HutPollo CamperoPollo TropicalPortillo’sPopeyesQdoba Mexican EatsQuiznosRally’sRed RobinRubio’s Coastal GrillRuby TuesdayRuth’s ChrisShake ShackShoney’sSonic Drive-InSonny’s BBQStarbucksSteak ‘n ShakeSubwayTaco BellTaco John’sTGI FridaysTorchy’s TacosWaffle HouseWalk-On’s Sports BistreauxWendy’sWhite CastleYogurtland
Restaurants closed Labor Day
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