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Publix, Target, and more stores will close Easter Sunday to give employees a break

Posted at 1:36 PM, Apr 01, 2020
and last updated 2020-04-01 14:26:10-04

(WTXL) — Many stores including Publix, Target, Costco, and Trader Joe’s will be closed on Easter Sunday to give employees who've been working during the COVID-19 pandemic a much-needed break.

Trader Joe’s announced on its websiteall stores will be closed Sunday, April 12 “to give our incredible Crew Members a much needed day of rest.”

In addition, Publix, Target, Sam's Club and Costco also announced that they will be closed Easter Sunday.

If you forget to plan ahead and need to run out to get something, Walmart says they will be open on Easter Sunday to serve customers.

Here’s a running list of which stores will be open or closed on Easter Sunday. The list will be updated as necessary:

Closed on Easter Sunday:

  • Costco
  • Sam's Club
  • Publix
  • Target
  • Trader Joe’s

Open on Easter Sunday:

  • Walmart