Everything You Need to Know About Which Stores Are Closed on Easter Sunday

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Easter has finally arrived, and we are more than ready to celebrate. There is a lot of preparation involved in the lead-up to April 9, and it's understandable if you overlook some detail or ingredient. If that's the case, you'll need to find out what stores are open on Easter. If you're preparing Easter brunch or putting the finishing touches on an Easter basket and realize you're without a key ingredient, these are the grocery stores, drug stores, and even hardware stores you can visit. On holidays, we always recommend checking with your nearest location to make sure their hours have not changed before you head out the door.

Stores Open on Easter:

The Home Depot

If you need to make a last-minute home repair, you're in luck: All locations are open with abbreviated hours.


The superstore will be open for Easter this year. Check with your local store for hours of operation.


Check with your local store. Most are opening from 7 a.m. to 9 or 10 p.m. on Easter.


Contact your local store. Some locations are closed this Easter.

Whole Foods

All stores will be open this year, but hours vary by location. Check their online store locator to confirm.


Stores are open this year. Times vary based on location.


Hours vary store to store, so it's recommended to contact your local shop to get details on its schedule.


You should be able to pop by your local CVS on Easter, but you might want to double check on pharmacy hours before you go.

Rite Aid

As with CVS, you can stop by Rite Aid for picking up any last minute Easter candies or cards, but calling up about pharmacy hours at your local store might be your best bet.

Walgreens/Duane Reade

The pharmacy chain stays open year-round, but it's advisable to make sure your local store's pharmacy is open if picking up prescriptions. Most 24-hour locations are opening 9 a.m.-9 p.m. on Easter.


Check with your local store as hours may vary by location.

Bed Bath and Beyond

Most stores will be open normal hours on April 9 this year. Note that locations in certain shopping malls will be closed. Check specific store hours on the website.

buybuy Baby

Most locations are open during regular hours on Easter Sunday in case you need diapers or a gift for the little ones in your life. We recommend calling ahead to double-check that the store nearest you is open.

Dollar General

Locations are open regular hours for any essentials.


The convenience store will be open on Easter, but may have limited hours. If you're on the road, it's a great pit stop for drinks and snacks.


Unlike other membership clubs, BJ's Wholesale will be open on Easter Sunday.

Stores Closed on Easter:

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