What’s open, closed on Memorial Day 2021: a guide to retailers, city services and more
STATEN ISLAND, NY – You won’t be able to visit banks, schools, or the post office on Memorial Day, but you certainly won’t have a problem shopping.
Memorial Day, which is Monday, is the day Americans honor those who died while serving in the U.S. military, and many businesses and offices will be closed.
The unofficial start of summer, the holidays are traditionally one of the three biggest shopping days of the year, along with Black Friday and Labor Day. On these days, expect to find sales and promotions everywhere from home improvement stores to department stores. You can also expect traditional hours at CVS, Walmart, and Walgreens.
Where can I go shopping on Memorial Day?
With the help of Offers.com, we stuck to a list of retailers and store plans for Memorial Day. The following companies will be open:
Big prizes: Stores will be open on Memorial Day from 9 a.m. to 9 p.m. Plus, Big Rewards shoppers will earn $ 10 in BIG Bucks coupons for every $ 100 spent.
Home Depot: Home Depot stores are generally open during regular Memorial Day hours – 6 a.m. to 10 p.m., which is a great time to shop for household items and gardening supplies.
Kohl’s: Kohl’s generally remains open during regular hours on Memorial Day. It’s 10 a.m. to 10 p.m. for most stores. however, Kohl store pickup orders must be placed at least two hours before closing time.
Lowe’s: Lowe’s has a habit of staying open for regular hours on Memorial Day, so expect to be able to shop from 6 a.m. to 10 p.m. And here’s a guide to some of the retailer’s best deals, according to shopping experts.
Macy’s: Macy’s will be open during its regular Monday hours, which are 11 a.m. to 8 p.m. Curbside pickup closes two hours earlier than usual
Sam’s club: Sam’s Club will be open on Memorial Day from 9 a.m. to 6 p.m. Sam’s is usually open until 8 p.m. on Mondays.
Target: Target will be open during regular hours on Memorial Day, which means you can shop in-store from 8 a.m. to 10 p.m.
Trader Joe’s: Stores will be open during regular business hours (8 a.m. to 9 p.m.) for Memorial Day shoppers.
Walmart: Walmart will be open during regular hours on Memorial Day. Hours differ slightly depending on location, but many Walmarts are open from 7 a.m. to 11 p.m. The curbside pick-up, however, closes at 8 p.m.
Staten Island Mall: Most New Springville Mall retailers will be open during regular business hours, 11 a.m. to 7 p.m.
Are the restaurants open on Memorial Day?
Yes. Most national chains and local restaurants are open on Memorial Day.
Are grocery stores open on Memorial Day?
Yes. Most major regional grocery chains are open during regular hours on Remembrance Day.
These businesses will be closed on Memorial Day:
Costco: Costco traditionally closes several public holidays, including Memorial Day.
Banks: Memorial Day is a federal holiday and most banks are closed.
USPS: USPS offices are closed on all major holidays, including Memorial Day.
Other services and more on Memorial Day:
Advance from Staten Island: The newspaper will not publish.
Financial markets: The markets are closed.
Government offices: Municipal, provincial and federal offices are all closed.
Law courts: Federal and state courts are closed.
Schools: New York public schools are closed and Memorial Day is also a statutory holiday for the Archdiocese of New York.
Sanitation: The city’s sanitation department has announced that there will be no garbage or recycling collection or street cleaning on Monday, May 31.
Staten Island Ferry: The ferry operates on a Memorial Day holiday schedule, with service provided every 30 minutes throughout the day, with departures on the hour and half hour from each terminal.
The Staten Island Railway: The railway will operate on a Sunday schedule.
New York City Buses and Trains: New York’s buses and subways will also operate on a Sunday schedule.