Last-minute Christmas Eve shopping times

Posted at 5:16 AM, Dec 24, 2014
and last updated 2014-12-24 05:16:14-05

GRAND RAPIDS, Mich.– If you’re among the 15% of people who wait till Christmas Eve to get either start or finish shopping, keep in mind some of the popular store hours that may be changing.

Most stores are opening early to attract the last of the Christmas shoppers, but many are also closing earlier.

Meijer is expecting a steady stream of last-minute shoppers. Since they are 24 hours, they are already open on Christmas Eve, but will close at 7 pm. They will stay close through Christmas Day and reopen 6 am Friday.

Toys R Us has been open continuously since Tuesday morning and will remain open until 9 pm Christmas Eve.

Best Buy and Target both open 7 am Christmas Eve. Best Buy closes at 6 pm and Target closes at 10 pm.

Walmart has a 12 hour shopping window. They’re open from 6 am to 6 pm Christmas Eve.