Drugstores & Pharmacies Open Thanksgiving 2016: Walgreens, CVS, RiteAid

Drugstores and pharmacies open on Thanksgiving Day 2016 include CVS, Rite Aid and Walgreens.

Most CVS 24-hour locations will still be open around the clock and pharmacies in those locations will be also be open around the clock on Thanksgiving Day 2016.

Many non-24 hour CVS locations will be open during their normal hours (such as 8 a.m. to 9 p.m.) on Thanksgiving Day 2016 while pharmacies in those stores will be open until 2 p.m. Opening times for those pharmacies vary by location with many opening at 7 or 8 a.m.

Hours for local CVS stores and pharmacies open on Thanksgiving Day 2016 can be found at cvs.com/store-locator/landing.

According to a representative from Rite Aid, select stores are open nationwide on Thanksgiving Day 2016 from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. while pharmacies in those locations will be open from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m.

Rite Aid stores will reopen at 7 a.m. on Black Friday 2016. To find a nearby Rite Aid drugstore and pharmacy open on Thanksgiving Day 2016, call 1-800-Rite-Aid or go online to riteaid.com/stores.

Walgreens 24-hour stores and pharmacies are open Thanksgiving Day 2016 around the clock while non-24 hour Walgreens stores will be open from 8 a.m. to 10 p.m. Select Walgreens non-24 hour pharmacies will be open from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m.

For more information, visit www.walgreens.com/storelocator/find.jsp or call 1-800-Walgreens.

Since many grocery stores aren’t open on Thanksgiving Day, stores that are open such as Rite Aid, CVS and Walgreens can also be a good place to find grocery basics such as canned food, stuffing mixes and baking supplies for holiday meals as well as hostess gifts or even wine in some states.

Consumer Expert Sierra Tajen

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