Monday, Oct. 10, is Columbus Day, a state and federal holiday, that began in 1792. However, many just know it as another bank holiday, in which many have the day off. So if you do, make sure you check to see what’s open and what’s not. The list may surprise you!
When it comes to banks, you may have to wait until Tuesday to make a major transaction. Bank of America, Bank of the West, BBVA Compass Bank, BB&T, BMO Harris Bank, Capital One Bank, Citibank, Citizens Bank, Comerica Bank, First Niagara Bank, HSBC Bank, M&T Bank, People’s United Bank, Regions Bank, PNC Bank, Santander Bank, SunTrust Bank and Union Bank are all closed, but Fifth Third Bank (except for in Chicago), Huntington Bank, TD Bank and Wells Fargo will remain open, Time reports.
Nearly all grocery and retails shops will remain open, with an exception of only 14 percent of organizations. Most actually have sales and promotions for the holiday. Here’s the list of what’s open on Columbus Day this year. Some may have reduced hours, so be sure to check your local location.
JC Penney, Sears, Neiman Marcus, Bergners, Bon-Ton, Boston Store, Carson’s, Herberger’s, Younkers, Dick’s Sporting Goods, Gordmans, Lord & Taylor, Bloomingdale’s, Macy’s, Nordstrom, Walmart, Kmart, Target, Home Depot, Lowe’s, Trader Joe’s, Bass Pro Shops, Cabela’s, PetSmart, Kohl’s, Belk, Bed Bath & Beyond, Staples, Office Max, Office Depot, Best Buy, Academy Sports + Outdoors
Golden Corral, Olive Garden, Applebee’s, Chevy’s, Red Lobster, HuHot, Outback Steakhouse, Longhorn Steakhouse, Logan’s Roadhouse, Texas Roadhouse, Pizza Hut, Montana Mike’s, Lone Star Steakhouse, Buffalo Wild Wings, Beef ‘O’ Brady’s, Perkins, Denny’s, Ryan’s, Arby’s, Hardee’s, McDonald’s, Burger King, Taco Bell, Taco John’s, KFC, Long John Silver’s, Captain D’s, White Castle, Krystal, Carl’s Jr., Jack in the Box, In-N-Out Burger, Popeyes, A&W, Rally’s/Checkers, Wendy’s
Walgreens, CVS, Rite Aid, 7-Eleven, Kwik Trip, Circle K, Kum & Go, Casey’s, QuikTrip, SuperAmerica, Speedway, Raceway, Kroger, Publix, Winn-Dixie, Cub Foods, Walmart Neighborhood Market, Food 4 Less, Albertsons, Safeway, Price Chopper, Von’s, Fred Meyer, Food Lion, Gerbes, Dillons, H-E-B., Ingles, Q.F.C., Hy-Vee, Harris Teeter, BI-LO, etc.
AMC Theaters, Cinemark, Carmike, Regal Theaters, etc. (all theaters)