What’s Open On Christmas Day 2021? | Chicago North Shore Moms

Santa takes a short break with one of his gifts.


The gifts have been open and movies watched, what now?!  Have no fear, there are still plenty of places to escape!  Chicago North Shore Moms has composed a list of a few things to do and places to go if you need that last minute ingredient, toilet paper, or…  that little escape from the house!

*Please note, with recent changes in the health and availability of many businesses staff, these hours may have changed.  Click the link or call before making the drive!



CLOSED: Trader Joe’s, Costco, Aldi, Sam’s Club, Binny’s Beverage Depot, Whole Foods, Mariano’s, Target, Jewel-Osco, some Starbucks, Petco, Petsmart

OPEN: Joong Boo Market, Glenview

OPEN: Walgreens – Regular hours

OPEN: CVS – Regular hours which includes 24-hour stores

*Check individual stores for recent closures



Northwestern Medicine Immediate Care:

Deerfield: 312-694-2273

Glenview: 847-475-2273

Evanston: 312-694-2273

8am-4pm no apt. necessary online check-in

NorthShore Immediate Care Center walk-ins are CLOSED on Christmas. However, certain conditions can qualify for an eVist on Christmas. Visit https://www.northshore.org/immediatecare for conditions and check-in.



Sun Shui, Arlington Heights

Yummy Bowl, Highland Park

Bluefish, Vernon Hills

Happi Sushi, Highland Park

Phoenicia Restaurant, Highland Park

Tacos El Norte, Lake Bluff

Simply Thai Sushi, Northbrook



IHOP: hours vary

Burger King


Starbucks: 7am-4pm store hours vary per location, some Starbucks closed




Get those endorphins up by taking a hike! Visit Lake County Forest Preserve and Cook County Forest Preserve for trail options

Home light tour in Sauganash, Chicago

Gorton’s Yuletide Tour of Lights

Brookfield Zoo 10am-5pm

Lincoln Park Zoo 10am-5pm

Millennium Park and Maggie Daley ice-skating


Chicago North Shore Moms wishes you and your family a very warm, happy and safe Christmas 2021! **remember to ☎️ or 📲 before heading out.


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