April is here, and so is Easter weekend! While the day is not recognized as a holiday federally or by the state, many consider it to be one. With that in mind, you might wondering if businesses and stores will be operating normally. Here’s what’s open and closed in Seattle this Easter weekend.

The good news is that most things should be open.


However, there are a few notable larger stores that will be closed on April 9th including Costco, Best Buy and Target. So if you are needing ingredients or decorations from these places be sure to purchase them before Sunday.

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If you get a hankering for a snack, keep in mind that most major food chains will be open on Sunday. A few of those chains include Starbucks, McDonald’s, IHOP, and Taco Bell among others.

Keep in mind grocery stores like QFC, PCC, Fred Meyer, Walmart, Kroger and Albertsons, will be open on Sunday as will drugstore chains like Bartell Drugs, CVS, Walgreens and Rite Aid. However, some of these stores may have reduced hours so be sure to check before you leave the house.

There you have it, that’s what’s open and closed in Seattle this Easter weekend. Enjoy!