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What is open and closed on Christmas

Santa Romania Christmas Fair
(AP Photo/Vadim Ghirda)

(PALM BEACH COUNTY, FLA) — Merry Christmas! Here’s what is open and closed on the big day.


Federal offices: Closed
State offices: Closed
Palm Beach and Broward County offices: Closed
Palm Beach and Broward courts: Closed
Palm Beach and Broward: No trash pick-up
Palm Beach and Broward libraries: Closed


Banks: Closed
Postal service: Closed, no deliveries


Palm Beach and Broward County Transit will run a Sunday schedule on Christmas Day.
Tri-Rail: Weekend schedule on Christmas Day
Brightline: THE POLAR EXPRESS™ Train Ride
Dec. 3 – 29
Put on your fanciest pair of PJs and get on board this holiday experience. Cookies, hot chocolate, and live entertainment make for magical memories.


Malls: Closed
Starbucks: Hours vary by location
7-Eleven: Most stores are open 365 days a year
Circle K: Open
CVS: Open on Christmas Day, but with reduced hours. Be sure to call your local store for hours.
Walgreens: Most open with adjusted hours
Wawa: Most open 365 days a year
Applebees: Open
Benihana: Open
Denny’s: Open
Dunkin’: Open
Flannigan’s: Open
Hooter’s: Open
McDonald’s: Hours vary by location
IHOP: Hours vary by location
Panda Express: Open
Publix: Closed
Winn-Dixie: Closed
Costco: Closed
Target: Closed
Walmart: Closed