Many people assume that most stores are open on Labor Day due to the huge amount of Labor Day sales advertising. While it is true that the majority of retail stores remain open, there are some that do not. Below is a list of major retail stores that will be open or closed to observe Labor Day on September 1, 2015.
With all of the sales that are sure to take place, there will definitely be opportunities to save money. The key point to remember is you are only getting real savings if you were already planning to purchase what is on sale. No matter how much of a discount you may get, if you buy something simply because it is on sale, then you didn’t really save any money.
Costco is closed Labor Day. Costco is only closed for 6 days out of the year, and Labor Day is one of these holidays. This puts them in the minority of retail outlets who close to observe this holiday. Be sure to remember to stock up on any food, drinks or other supplies you may need to celebrate before Monday.
Target is open Labor Day. Target offers many ways to save money, and all US Target stores will be open for normal business hours on September 1. Target has Labor Day deals which include back to school supplies, clothes and outdoor goods.
Walmart is open Labor Day. All Walmart stores will be open during their normal hours of operation on Labor Day. Businesses located within Walmart locations may or may not be open. It is recommended to call those businesses directly to find out if they will be open. Walmart is also having online Labor day specials which include mattresses, patio furniture, summer clothing and outdoor supplies.
The Home Depot
Home Depot is open Labor Day. All Home Depot stores will be open and operating during their regular business hours on Monday, September 1. Home Depot offers many ways for customers to save money, and they are having a large sale over the weekend which includes paint, grills, garden supplies and much more.
Lowe’s is open Labor Day. Lowe’s will be open during their normal business hours on Monday, September 1 to assist you with anything you’ll need for your home or your building projects. They are having a big sale which includes major appliances, grills, paint and more.
Macy’s is open Labor Day. Macy’s will be open during their normal hours of operation on Labor Day. Macy’s is well-known for their holiday clothing sales, but their Labor Day sale includes luggage, mattresses and furniture.
Sears is open Labor Day. Sears stores will be open for Labor Day, but stores hours may vary from store to store. It’s best to contact your local Sears to make sure what their hours will be on September 1. Their stores will also be having a Labor Day sale which includes major appliances, mattresses, back to school supplies, bedding and outdoor furniture.
Best Buy Stores
Best Buy is open Labor Day. Their stores will be open during their normal hours September 1, and they will be having a four day Labor Day sale on electronic and gadgets.
BJ’s Wholesale Club
BJ’s is open Labor Day. While all BJ’s wholesale clubs are going to be open, they won’t be operating on their standard Monday hours. Instead, they will be operating on their standard Sunday hours from 9 am to 8 pm.
Note: Banks and post offices will be closed Monday, September 1 in observance of Labor Day, however, grocery stores will be open.
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