Publix Hours: Is Publix Open Today on New Year’s Eve?

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Are you wondering, is Publix open on New Year’s Eve? The answer is yes, it is open until 9 p.m. on New Year’s Eve. These Publix holiday hours ensure that many people who need last-minute items for the holiday season have somewhere to go.

Publix Hours During the Holidays

Publix is an employee-owned American supermarket chain that is based in Lakeland, Florida. It is the go-to supermarket for all of your holiday needs. Publix can be found in several states including Georgia, Florida, Alabama, Tennessee, South Carolina, and North Carolina. There are even plans to expand in 2017.

At Publix, the associates that work for the company are valued as much as the customers. Publix wants its associates to enjoy time with family and friends during the holiday season, which means that on New Year’s Eve, hours will be limited.

New Year’s Eve

All Publix stores open at regular hours and close at 9 p.m.

New Year’s Day

  • Stores located in the following Florida counties will open at 7 a.m.: Broward, Dade, Indian River, Martin, Monroe, Okeechobee, Palm Beach, St. Lucie, and Palm Beach. All other stores open at regular hours.
  • Many stores will close at 7 p.m. on New Year’s Day. Stores in select areas will close later. Check your local store hours for details. By calling your neighborhood Publix, you can confirm its holiday operating hours. You can find its number in the online store locator.

Please note: all Publix pharmacies are closed on New Year’s Day.

Stock up on everything you need before 9 p.m. on New Year’s Eve and before 7 p.m. on New Year’s Day. Start your new year right with Publix and have a safe and happy holiday.

Happy new year!


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