What's Open on Thanksgiving in Silver Spring?

Grocery stores and pharmacies, basically.

Whether you find yourself one pack of paper napkins too short or in need of an emergency dose of allergy medicine because of a relative's cat, you might need to visit a business or two on Thanksgiving Day. 

Here's what will be open in Silver Spring. We'll keep updating this list through Wednesday night.

Grocery stores:

Whole Foods, downtown Silver Spring—8 a.m. to 3 p.m.

ShopRite, Cherry Hill Road—8 a.m. to 5 p.m.

Giant grocery stores, locations include East-West Highway, Arliss Street, White Oak, Colesville and Burtonsville—6 a.m. to 6 p.m. Pharmacy is closed.

Safeway grocery stores, locations include Thayer Avenue, University Boulevard West, Hillandale, Cloverly, Briggs Chaney—6 a.m. to 7 p.m. Pharmacies are open from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. 


Asian Bistro—12 p.m. to 10 p.m.

Baja Fresh—10 a.m. to 6 p.m.

Eggspectation—7 a.m. to 3 p.m.

Pho Hiep Hoa—10:30 a.m. to 6 p.m.

Starbucks—6 a.m. to 4 p.m. 


Convenience stores:

CVS, 825 Wayne Ave.—8 a.m. to 10 p.m. Pharmacy 8 a.m to 2 p.m. 

CVS, Four Corners, 10141 Colesville Road—7 a.m. to 10 p.m. Pharmacy 9 a.m. to 6 p.m. 

Walgreens, White Oak—8 a.m. to 7 p.m. Pharmacy is closed.



Ride OnMetrobus and Metrorail will operate on Sunday schedules.

Kim Cooke November 21, 2012 at 06:31 PM
I don't care. I think it's rude to service and retail workers to shop on holidays.
Bob Force November 22, 2012 at 04:17 PM
Thank you
KatieSilverSpring November 22, 2012 at 05:53 PM
Thank you so much for this important piece of (emergency) information!


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