If you’re planning an end-of-summer barbecue on Labor Day, and there’s a chance you might need to make a trip to the store for last-minute items — or perhaps you might go shopping because you have the day off work — you might want to check store hours before heading out.

Some retailers will close their doors to give employees the holiday off, while others will operate on a reduced schedule. From groceries stores to home improvement retailers and beyond, here’s what will be open on Labor Day and which stores will be closed:


  • Aldi – Most locations will operate on reduced hours from 9 a.m. to 6 p.m., but you’re encouraged to check Aldi’s website for the specific hours at your local store.
  • Barnes and Noble
  • Best Buy
  • Cermak Fresh Market
  • CVS
  • Dick’s Sporting Goods
  • Dollar General
  • Dollar Tree
  • Family Dollar
  • Hobby Lobby – Locations will operate on reduced hours from 9 a.m. to 5:30 p.m.
  • Home Depot
  • HomeGoods
  • Jewel-Osco
  • Kohl’s
  • Kroger
  • Lowe’s
  • Macy’s
  • Mariano’s
  • Marshalls
  • Meijer
  • Menards
  • Michael’s
  • Petco
  • Pete’s Fresh Market
  • Petsmart
  • Ross
  • Sam’s Club – Stores will open at 9 a.m. as usual, but close early at 6 p.m.
  • Sierra
  • Staples
  • Target
  • TJ Maxx
  • Trader Joe’s
  • Tony’s Fresh Market
  • Walgreen’s
  • Walmart