What's open on Easter? Walmart, McDonald's, Starbucks open, Costco, Target, Lowe's closed

Expect to find more stores and restaurants open on Easter than Thanksgiving and Christmas.

While you'll have more options in case you run out of marshmallow Peeps, eggs or need an Easter ham, several major retailers will still be closed — including Costco, Sam's Club, Best Buy and Target. Many malls and department stores are also typically closed for the holiday.

Several grocery store chains, including Walmart and Kroger, will be open Sunday along with drugstore chains CVS and Walgreens, though hours may be reduced. Some pharmacies will be closed or have limited hours for the holiday.

For the third year in a row, Lowe's will be closed on the holiday while Home Depot will remain closed.

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Most major fast food chains are open Sunday — including Starbucks, McDonald's, Taco Bell and more.

Store and restaurant hours can vary by location and can be affected by state or local laws. Some stores with mall locations will be closed while locations in plazas will be open.

Is Walmart open on Easter 2022?

Yes, Walmart stores are open on Easter, a long-running tradition. Since the pandemic, stores have been closed on Thanksgiving for the last two years as well as on Christmas.

Dunkin' and Starbucks open Easter 2022

Many Dunkin' and Starbucks locations will be open for the holiday but expect hours to be limited.

Is Target closed on Easter?

Yes, Target is closed this Easter like in past years. Stores also will be closed every Thanksgiving moving forward, a decision announced in November.

Costco closed Easter 2022

Costco traditionally stays closed on major holidays including Thanksgiving, Easter, Memorial Day, Independence Day, Labor Day, Christmas Day and New Year's Day.

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Stores open Easter 2022

Hours can vary and not all locations will be open. In some cases, store websites have not been updated to reflect holiday hours, so call your closest location or check your apps before heading out.

  • Barnes & Noble

  • Bass Pro Shops

  • Bed Bath & Beyond (exceptions in malls and w/ some local laws - WGP)

  • BJ’s Wholesale Club

  • Big Lots

  • Cabela's

  • The Children's Place

  • CVS

  • Dollar General

  • Dollar Tree

  • Family Dollar

  • Guitar Center

  • Home Depot

  • Kay Jewelers

  • Menards

  • Old Navy

  • Petco

  • Staples

  • Ulta (some locations will be closed)

  • Walgreens

  • Walmart

  • Zales

Easter 2022 stores closed

The following stores are closed Sunday:

  • Best Buy

  • The Container Store

  • Costco

  • Dick's Sporting Goods

  • Dillard's

  • Five Below

  • Hobby Lobby (closed every Sunday)

  • HomeGoods

  • JCPenney

  • Joann Stores

  • Kirkland's

  • Kohl's

  • Lowe’s

  • Macy's

  • Marshalls

  • Michaels

  • Natural Grocers

  • Nordstrom

  • Nordstrom Rack

  • Office Depot and OfficeMax

  • Party City

  • Ross

  • Sam’s Club

  • Target

  • T.J. Maxx

  • Tractor Supply & Co

Grocery stores open Easter 2022

This list also includes convenience stores and drugstore chains:

  • 7-Eleven

  • Acme

  • Albertsons

  • Cumberland Farms

  • CVS

  • Fred Meyer

  • Fresh Market

  • Fry’s Food Stores

  • Kroger

  • Lucky Supermarkets

  • Meijer

  • Pilot Flying J

  • QuickChek

  • Rite Aid

  • Safeway

  • Save A Lot

  • Sheetz

  • Stop and Shop

  • Trader Joe’s (Stores close at 5 p.m.)

  • Vons

  • Walgreens

  • Walmart

  • Whole Foods Market

Grocery stores closed Easter

The following stores are closed Sunday:

  • Aldi

  • Costco

  • Natural Grocers

  • Sam’s Club

  • Target

Restaurants open Easter 2022

Almost all national chains are open Sunday, but check with your closest location as not all locations will be and hours will vary. Some restaurant websites do not have updated holiday hours, so calling ahead is suggested.

  • Applebee's

  • Bar Louie

  • Benihana

  • Bertucci's

  • BJ's Restaurant & Brewhouse

  • Black Bear Diner

  • Bob Evans Restaurants

  • Bonefish Grill

  • Buca di Beppo

  • Buffalo Wild Wings

  • Carrabba’s Italian Grill

  • Cheddar’s Scratch Kitchen

  • Chili's Grill & Bar

  • Chipotle Mexican Grill

  • Cheesecake Factory

  • Chuck E. Cheese

  • Cracker Barrel

  • Denny's

  • Dickey's Barbecue Pit

  • Dog Haus

  • Domino's

  • Fleming's Steakhouse

  • Fogo de Chão

  • Fuzzy's Taco Shop

  • Golden Corral

  • Hooters

  • Huddle House

  • Hungry Howie's

  • IHOP

  • Insomnia Cookies

  • Juice It Up!

  • la Madeleine

  • Ledo Pizza

  • Little Caesars

  • Marco's Pizza

  • Maggiano's Little Italy

  • Metro Diner

  • Miller’s Ale House

  • Morton's The Steakhouse

  • Nekter Juice Bar

  • Ninety Nine Restaurant & Pub

  • Olive Garden

  • O'Charley's

  • On The Border

  • Papa John's Pizza

  • Paris Baguette

  • Perkins Restaurant & Bakery

  • P.F. Chang's

  • Pizza Hut

  • Pressed

  • Qdoba

  • Red Lobster

  • Rubio's Coastal Grill

  • Ruth Chris' Steak House

  • Shoney's

  • Taziki’s Mediterranean Cafe

  • Texas Roadhouse

  • TGI Fridays

  • Waffle House

Fast food open Easter: Taco Bell, McDonald's, Wendy's, more

Check with your closest location before heading out as not all locations are open. Some restaurant websites do not have updated holiday hours, so call ahead or check apps.

  • Burger King

  • Dairy Queen

  • KFC

  • Krispy Kreme

  • Krystal Restaurants

  • McDonald's

  • Panda Express

  • PDQ

  • Pollo Campero

  • Popeyes

  • Shake Shack

  • Sonic Drive-In

  • Subway

  • Taco Bell

  • Wendy's

  • White Castle

Restaurants closed Easter: Chick-fil-A

  • Chick-fil-A

  • Panera Bread

  • Maple Street Biscuit Co.

Local restaurants open Easter

Many locally owned and regional chain restaurants also will be open Easter, such as Four Pegs, The Raven and The Gameyard. Restaurants located in hotels often are open on holidays. Find additional restaurants by searching social media and looking on OpenTable, an online reservation service.

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This article originally appeared on Louisville Courier Journal: What's open on Easter? Walmart, McDonald's open, Costco closed