SHREVEPORT, La. (KSLA) — If you’re a last-minute shopper, it’s too late to shop online. Now many of you will have to mask up and shop at stores in person.
Many stores plan to close their doors for Christmas, though.
If you haven’t checked everything off your shopping list yet, you only have until Thursday, Dec. 24, to pick up your gifts.
KSLA News 12 checked some of the more popular stores in the ArkLaTex to find out how long they will be open on Christmas Eve.
Here’s a look at shopping hours for a few of those places:
• Academy Sports and Outdoors will stay open until midnight Wednesday and until 6 p.m. on Christmas Eve.
• Best Buy will be open until 7 p.m. Wednesday and Thursday.
• Home Depot will stay open until 7 p.m. on Christmas Eve.
• JC Penney and Kohl’s will keep their doors open until 6 p.m. Thursday.
• Target will stay open until 11 p.m. Wednesday and until 8 p.m. on Christmas Eve.
There are only a few large retailers staying open past 8 p.m. on Christmas Eve, including Macy’s and some Bath & Body Works stores.
Also, don’t forget to shop locally. Check with those stores to find out their hours. Sometimes, those local, more unique items make the most memorable gifts.