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Senior Hours: Which Stores Offer Senior Shopping Hours?

Many supermarkets, pharmacies, and stores are now offering senior hours during the coronavirus epidemic. This should allow our seniors to shop in a safer environment.

However, the White House coronavirus task force is now suggesting that we should avoid going to the store as much as possible.


This is the moment to not be going to the grocery store, not be going to the pharmacy, but doing everything you can to keep your family and your friends safe. And that means everybody doing the six-feet distancing, washing your hands. – Dr. Birx


If you do decide you must go to the store, please avoid high traffic times. Do not stop if you see that the parking lot is full. When you walk into the store, avoid aisles with other people there already. Your shopping trip may take longer, but it’s worth it for your health’s sake.

Check out our Coronavirus Guide for Senior Citizens (COVID-19) for more tips on how to stay safe.

Supermarket Senior Hours

Here’s an alphabetical national list of grocery stores and markets offering senior shopping hours during the coronavirus outbreak.

Stores Days Times
99 Cents Only Stores Tues, Thurs 7am – 8am
Acme Mon – Fri 7am – 9am
Albertsons Tues, Thurs 7am – 9am
Aldi Tues, Thurs 8:30 am
Amigos United Mon, Thurs 7am – 9am
Andronico’s Community Markets Tues, Thurs 7am – 9am
Balducci’s All First Hour, Open Times Vary
Baker’s Mon – Thurs 7am – 8am
Bashas’s & AJ’s Wed 5am – 6am
Big Lots All 9am – 10am
Big Y All 7am – 8am
BI-LO Mon – Fri 8am – 9am
BJ’s Wholesale Clubs All 8am – 9am
Boyer’s Markets All 7am – 9am
City Market Mon, Wed, Fri 7am – 8am
Coles Supermarkets Mon – Fri 7am – 8am
Community Markets All Open – 8am, Open Times Vary
Copps All 6am to 8am

Costco Senior Hours

Tues, Thurs 8am – 9am
Country Grocer All 7am – 8am
Cub Foods All 6am – 7am
DeCicco & Sons All 8am – 8:30am
Dillons Mon – Thurs 7am – 8am
Dollar General All 8am – 9am
Elgin Fresh Markets Wed, Thurs, Fr 8am – 9am
Fairway Market Mon – Sat 8am – 9am
Fareway Meat & Grocery Mon – Sat 8am – 9am
Food 4 Less All 6am – 7am
FoodMaxx All 6am – 9am
Foods Co Mon – Thurs 6am – 7am
Food Town All 7am – 8am
Fred Meyer Mon – Thurs 7am – 8am
Fresco y Mas Mon – Fri 8am – 9am
Fresh Market Mon – Fri 8am – 9am
Fry’s Food Stores Mon – Thurs 6am – 7am
Gelson’s All 7am – 8am
Gerbes Mon – Thurs 7am – 8am
Giant Foods All 6am – 7am

Harris Teeter Senior Hours

Mon, Thurs 6am – 8am
Harvey’s Supermarket Mon – Fri 8am – 9am
Hy-Vee All 7am – 8am
Ingles Tues, Wed 7am – 8am
Jay-C Food Stores Mon – Thurs 7am – 8am
Jewel-Osco Tues, Thurs 7am – 9am
Kings Food Markets All First Hour, Open Times Vary
King Soopers Mon, Wed, Fri 7am – 8am

Kroger Senior Hours

Ashland, KY Tues, Wed, Thurs 7am – 8am
Cincinnati, OH Mon – Thurs 7am – 8am
Columbus, OH Mon – Thurs 7am – 8am
Dallas, TX Tues, Thurs 6am – 7:30am
Georgia Mon – Thurs 7am – 8am
Indianapolis, IN Mon – Thurs 7am – 8am
Lexington, KY Mon – Thurs 7am – 8am
Michigan Mon, Wed, Fri 7am – 8am
Middle TN Mon – Thurs 7am – 8am
Southeastern OH Tus, Wed, Thurs 7am – 8am
Southern AL Mon – Thurs 7am – 8am
South Carolina Mon – Thurs 7am – 8am
Tri-Cities TN Tues, Wed, Thurs 7am – 8am
Virginia Tues, Wed, Thurs 7am – 8am
West Virginia Tues, Wed, Thurs 7am – 8am

Loblaws All 7am – 8am
Lucky’s Tues, Thurs 7am – 9am
Mariano’s All 6am – 8am
Market 32 All 6am – 7am
Market Basket Tues, Wed, Thurs 5:30am – 7am
Meijer Tues, Thurs 7am – 8am
Metro Market All 6am – 8am
Mother’s Markets Wed 6am – 7am
Northgate Gonzales Market All 7am to 8am
Ollie’s Bargain Outlet Mon – Sat
Sun
9am – 10am
10am – 11am
Owen’s Market Mon – Thurs 7am – 8am
Pavilions Tues, Thurs 7am – 9am
Pay-Less Super Markets Mon – Thurs 7am – 8am
PCC Community Markets All 7am – 8a
Pick ‘N Save All 6am – 8am
Price Chopper Supermarkets All 6am – 7am
Publix Tues, Wed 7am – 8am
QFC Mon – Thurs 7am – 8am
Quality Foods All 7am – 8am
Ralphs All 6am – 7:30am
Randalls Tues, Thurs 7am – 9am
Rite Aid All 9am – 10am
Roses Discount Stores All First Hour, Open Times Vary
Safeway Tues, Thurs 7am – 9am
Sam’s Club Tues, Thurs 7am – 9am
Save-On-Foods All 7am – 8am
Schnucks All 6am – 7am
Sedano’s All 7am – 8am
Shaw’s Tues, Thurs 7am – 9am
Shoppers Drug Mart All First Hour, Open Times Vary

ShopRite Senior Hours

Varies by Store Varies by Store
Smart & Final All 7:30am – 8am
Smith’s Food and Drug Mon, Wed, Fri 7am – 8am
Sobeys All First Hour, Open Times Vary
Star Market Tues, Thurs 7am – 9am
State Bros. Markets All 7:45am
Stop and Shop All 6am – 7:30am
Sunset Foods All 7am – 8am
Super A Foods All 7am – 8am

Target Senior Hours

Tues, Wed First Hour, Open Times Vary
Tom Thumb Tues, Thurs 7am – 9am
Trader Joe’s All First Hour, Open Times Vary
United Supermarkets Tues, Thurs 7am – 9am
Vallarta Supermarkets All 7am – 8am
Vons Tues, Thurs 7am – 9am
Walgreens Tues 8am – 9am

Walmart Senior Hours

Tues Hour Before Open
Whole Foods All Hour Before Open
WinCo Tues, Thurs 6am – 7:30am
Winn-Dixie Mon – Fri 8am – 9am

Please let us know if you notice any changes to senior shopping hours or if we missed your favorite grocery store. Be safe out there folks!

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