Shoppers head to South Florida malls for last-minute Christmas gifts

Ann Santiago
December 26, 2018

Most people will spend Christmas eating, drinking, and making merry with friends and family.

Don't forget food and wine. Its stores in the Trafford Centre, Heathrow and St Pancras are set to open on Boxing Day but most shoppers will have to wait until December 27 to browse the shops for a bargain.

Is Walmart Open on Christmas Day? Be sure to check movie times online, because those may vary on a holiday.

The Buffalo Wild Wings chain is not only open, but wants to give you the space to hold your own holiday party this Christmas.

Randalls: Christmas Eve: Open until 8 p.m. Delivery of gifts and even groceries from Whole Foods is available through Prime. Otherwise you won't have a chance to return until after the big day.

Rite Aid: Most Rite Aid locations are open 24/7 including Christmas Day.

Walgreens stores that are normally open 24 hours a day will be open with normal hours on Christmas Day.


Open Christmas Eve and Christmas Day, Ruth's Chris Steakhouse advises customers to make reservations for their Holiday Surf & Turf and 3-Course Holiday menus. The opening hours will probably be listed as well when you search for the store, but I wouldn't advise relying on them, they usually end up being unreliable.

Some last-minute shoppers finalized their Christmas shopping in Lexington before stores closed Monday. Trader Joe's is closing at 6 p.m.

On Christmas Day, GO will run on a Sunday schedule, and on Boxing Day it will run on a Saturday schedule.

On December 26, Walmart opens its 24-hour locations starting at 6 a.m.

Hours will vary from location to location, however.

Central Market: Christmas Eve: Open 7 a.m.to 8 p.m.

Kohl's will close it's doors at 6 p.m. on Christmas Eve and will remain closed on Christmas after being open around the clock since December 21st for its marathon holiday sales campaign.

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