Baton Rouge on Christmas Day: What's open?

Baton Rouge on Christmas Day: What's open?

BATON ROUGE, LA (WAFB) - Christmas Day is one of the roughest days of the year if you need an emergency present or you just need to shop for something. Some stores and entertainment options are open for special hours, and some are open all day. Make sure you contact local stores in your area for their hours of operation before heading out today.


  • Albertsons
  • Circle K


  • AMC Theater 16 on George O'Neal Road
  • AMC Theater 15 on Mall of Louisiana Boulevard


  • CVS: Most 24/7 locations will be open on Christmas
  • Rite Aid: Many stores will be open from 7 a.m. to 7 p.m.
  • Walgreens: Many stores will open from 8 a.m. – 6 p.m., with pharmacies open from 9 a.m. until 5 p.m.

Restaurants (Some with limited hours):

  • Waffle House
  • IHOP
  • Jack In The Box
  • Starbucks
  • Burger King
  • McDonalds

The following stores are CLOSED and will likely resume normal hours on Friday.:

  • Mall of Louisiana
  • Gamestop
  • Best Buy
  • Sears
  • Barnes & Noble
  • Office Depot