Many stores are open on Veterans Day, November 11, including several that offer discounts for military personnel.
In the midst of the COVID 19 pandemic, many retailers have adjusted their opening hours and introduced security measures, such as wearing masks and limiting capacity. Call your local store or visit their website for more information before you travel to the venue.
Below are the opening hours of some of the major retailers across the country.
Most Target stores are open on Veterans Day. Opening hours vary depending on the store, but are usually between 8:00 and 22:00, seven days a week.
The retailer offers all U.S. military personnel on active duty, veterans and their families a 10 percent discount on their total purchases in the store or online in honor of Veterans Day. Guests must confirm their eligibility before purchasing at www.target.com/circle/military.
Most Walmart stores are open on Veterans Day, but store hours may vary. Opening hours have also been adjusted due to the COVID 19 pandemic.
“Starting November 14, our store hours will be 7:00 a.m. to 11:00 p.m. unless a government agency specifies otherwise. This will give customers more opportunities to purchase the food, medicines and consumables they need,” the company said.
“In addition, our stores will continue to offer a shopping hour every Tuesday for senior citizens, for customers over 60 who may be more at risk. This will begin one hour before store opening. Our pharmacies and vision centers will also be open during this time,” the company said.
Most Kohl stores will be open on Veterans Day. The opening hours have been shortened due to the pandemic and vary depending on the location. Check the website for the opening and closing times of the nearest store.
Military personnel receive a 15 percent discount every Monday, according to the company.
The “special discount applies in the store only to active military personnel, retirees, veterans and their immediate family members with proper identification”. Please contact a store associate for details and exclusions,” the company’s website said.
Most Macy’s stores are open on Veterans Day and the opening hours are usually between 11:00 and 19:00 or 20:00. For the opening hours of the nearest branch, please visit the company’s website.
Most home depot stores are open on Veterans Day, but many close early to allow additional time for disinfecting and restocking, the company said. More information can be found on Home Depot’s website.
On Veterans Day, all veterans are offered a 10 percent discount on the purchase of selected items in the store.
Most Lowe’s stores are open on Veterans Day, but hours may vary depending on location. Typical opening hours are between 6:00 and 21:00 daily. For the exact opening hours of the nearest store, check the store’s website.
According to the Lowe website, the company also offers active military personnel and veterans a 10 percent discount on eligible purchases.
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Most health food stores are open on Veterans Day, and opening hours vary depending on location. Typical opening and closing times are 8:00 to 21:00 daily. For the exact opening hours of the nearest store, please visit the company’s website.
The Sam Club stores are open on Veterans Day from 10:00 to 20:00 local time.
Members can also shop on Veterans Day and all weekdays from 8am to 10am.