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July 4, 2024: Which stores and restaurants are open and closed?

July 4, 2024: Which stores and restaurants are open and closed?

July 4, 2024: Which stores and restaurants are open and closed?

Here’s what you need to know before heading out on the 4th of July.

ByABC Digital Team WLS logo

Tuesday, July 2, 2024 10:23 PM

Shoppers feel the pinch of inflation as they stock up for holiday barbecues

Shoppers are feeling the pinch of inflation as they stock up for Fourth of July holiday barbecues.

The Fourth of July is here, and if you’re making plans for Independence Day, you may want to know which stores and businesses will be open or closed for the holiday. From retail stores to restaurants, here’s what you need to know before you head out for the Fourth of July.

What will be open and closed on July 4, 2024:

Restaurants:

These restaurant chains will be open on July 4th:

  • Applebee’s
  • by arby
  • BJ’s Restaurant & Brewery
  • Wild Buffalo Wings
  • Cheesecake Factory
  • Chilies
  • I EXPECT
  • McDonald’s
  • Olive garden
  • Outback Steakhouse
  • Starbucks
  • Sweet green
  • TGI Fridays
  • From Wendy
  • What burger?
FILE - Shoppers shop at a grocery store in Glenview, Illinois, Monday, July 4, 2022.

FILE – Shoppers shop at a grocery store in Glenview, Illinois, Monday, July 4, 2022.

AP Photo/Nam Y. Huh

Retail stores:

Most retail and grocery stores will be open on July 4, with the exception of Costco. Others may operate with reduced or limited hours. Be sure to check your local store’s hours. The following stores will be open:

  • Aldi (reduced hours)
  • CVS (reduced hours)
  • General dollar
  • Hebrew
  • House deposit
  • Kroger and its sister chains (including Harris Teeter, Ralphs, Fred Meyer and others)
  • Lowe’s
  • Advertising
  • Sam’s Club (reduced hours)
  • Aim
  • TJ Maxx/Marshalls/Household Goods
  • Trader Joe’s (reduced hours)
  • Walgreens
  • Walmart
  • Whole-grain foods

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Mail and shipping services:

  • Fedex: FedEx locations will be open with modified hours, but FedEx will not operate delivery services except for Custom Critical and Trade Network deliveries.
  • UPS: UPS Stores will be closed on July 4 and there will be no pickup or delivery services except for UPS Express Critical.
  • United States Postal Service: Since the 4th is a federal holiday, USPS and other non-essential government agencies will be closed.

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