Houston Stores Open on Christmas Day 2022 - Grocery and Retail

Stores Open on Christmas Day 2022 in Houston

Looking for Houston stores open on Christmas Day 2022? You are in the right place!

For better or worse, shopping and Christmas go hand-in-hand. While we all try to plan and get our shopping done early, there are always those last-minute additions you have to run out and buy – sometimes on Christmas Day.

In general, most stores close up early on Christmas Eve and stay closed until December 26. But there are a handful of exceptions. Luckily, there are a few stores open on Christmas Day in Houston if there’s something you need in a pinch.

From those last-minute presents, final touch-ups on the decorations, and forgotten ingredients, our list below has you covered to make Christmas as seamless as possible. 

Editor’s Note: Our staff works hard to bring you the latest information. However, all information mentioned in this article is subject to change. As always, please confirm before heading out.

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Stores Open on Christmas Day 2022 in Houston – Pharmacy & Retail


Most CVS locations in Houston are expected to be open with adjusted hours. (Normal Store hours are 8 a.m. to 9 p.m.).

Dollar Tree

Some stores are expected to be open; check with your local Dollar Tree for info. Most stores are operating on extended hours (9:00 am – 9:00 pm according to the Dollar Tree website) for the holidays

Family Dollar

Hours vary by location, but many stores across Houston will be open with limited hours. 


Some locations will be open, likely with reduced operations. We recommend checking with your local ‘Bucks to confirm.


Most Walgreens stores will be open on Christmas Eve (24th December) from 9 am – 5 pm while some will close on Christmas Eve & Day. Contact your local outlet for more details.

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Houston Grocery Stores Open On Christmas Day 2022

Most of the major Houston grocery stores, like HEB and Kroger, are closed on Christmas Day, but there are still a few select places open that might be helpful for those in a bind.

Circle K

Most locations should be open during normal hours!


Some stores will be open between 8 am and 9 pm (and pharmacy hours usually vary by location).


In previous years, the Blalock and Bellaire locations were both open, but 2021 hours haven’t been announced yet.


The Randalls website indicates that most locations should be open from 9 a.m. to 6 p.m. but we recommend contacting your local outlet for more accurate details.


Houston Stores Closed on Christmas Day 2022

While some stores will be open on Christmas, we’ve confirmed the following will for sure be closed:

  • ALDI
  • Burlington
  • Costco
  • Dollar General
  • H-E-B
  • Home Depot
  • Kroger
  • Michaels
  • Sam’s Club
  • Target
  • Trader Joe’s
  • Walmart
  • Whole Foods

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