What’s open (and what’s not) on Thanksgiving in NJ
No one wants to be inconvenienced on a holiday. Check out this guide to help you make the best of your time off.
Whether you’re looking to run some errands, need medical assistance or want to grab a quick bite to eat on the pilgrimage to grandma's house, look no further than the list below to find what's still open.
- QuikChek – Open normal hours
- 7 Eleven – Open 24/7
- WaWa – Open 24/7
- CVS – 24/7 hour locations will remain open at regular hours
- Rite Aid – 8:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.
- Walgreens – Most stores will be open from 8 a.m. – 10 p.m.
Hospital Visiting Hours
- Morristown Medical Center Urgent Care at Hackettstown - 8:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m.
- Memorial Hospital of Salem County - 11:00 a.m. 8:30 p.m.
- Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital - General visiting hours are 9:00 a.m. to 8:00 p.m. at the Somerset Campus, and 10:00 a.m. to 9:00 a.m. at the New Brunswick Campus.
- St. Peter's Healthcare System - 24/7, given the patient isn't in the ICU.
Urgent Care Centers
- Concentra Urgent Care - Closed
- Brunswick Urgent Care- 8:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.
- eMedical Urgent Care - 8 a.m. - 4 p.m.
- PromptMD Urgent Care - Closed
- MedExpress Urgent Care - Closed
- FastER Urgent Care - 9 a.m. – 1 p.m.
- St. Peter’s Urgent Care - 9 a.m. – 8 p.m.
- Astrahealth Urgent Care - 9:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.
- AtlantiCare Urgent Care - Most locations will be open 8:30 a.m. to 6 p.m.
- Virtua Urgent Care Centers - 9:00 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.
- Shop & Stop – Stores close at 5 p.m.
- Shop Rite – Hours vary. Jersey City is closing at 3:00 p.m., while Millburn, and Flemington will be closed, for example.
- Walmart – 24/7 hour stores will be open.
- K Mart – 6:00 a.m. to midnight.
- Target – Most stores will open at 6:00 p.m. on Thanksgiving for Black Friday sales.
- Costco - Closed
- Sam’s Club - Closed
- BJ’s - Closed
- Petco - Closed
Appliance and Auto Parts Stores
- Home Depot - Closed
- Lowes - Closed
- Sears - 6 p.m. to 2 a.m. on Black Friday, then open again at 6 a.m. on Black Friday.
- Radio Shack - Most locations will be open from 8:00 a.m. – 1:00 pm.
- Best Buy - Most stores will open at 5 p.m. for early Black Friday deals.
- Staples - Closed
- Advanced Auto Parts - Closed
- NAPA Auto Parts - Closed
- Starbucks - stores close by 4 p.m.
- Dunkin Donuts - stores will close around 5:00 p.m.
- USPS - Closed
- UPS - Closed
- FedEx - Closed
Fast Food Chains
- Subway - Some locations will be closed, others, like the Branchburg store off Rt. 202, will be open from 9 a.m. - 6:00 p.m.
- Boston Market – 7 a.m. - 10 p.m. for pickup orders, and 11:00 a.m. – 5 p.m. for walk-ins. Keep in mind that Thanksgiving is their busiest day of the year, so you'll see a line if you’re walking in.
- McDonald's – Open 24/7
- TacoBell – Most stores will be closed.
- Chick Fil A - Closed
- Panera Bread - Closed
- Burger King - Closed
- Wendy’s - Open 24/7
- Chipotle - Closed
- PizzaHut - Closed
- Shake Shack - Closed
- Jersey Mike’s Subs - Closed