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ST. LOUIS, Mo. – Several local grocery store chains were closed last weekend so employees could spend time with their families during the Christmas holiday. Schnucks has announced that they will be adjusting their hours for the New Year’s celebration.

A Facebook post posted by Schnucks says:

“Hey, 2022, we’re doing this thing. 🥂 🍾 Dec. 31, all stores will close at 8pm and reopen at 9am on Jan. 1”

The grocery store chains said they wanted to give their workers an extended Christmas holiday break to spend more time with their families. The grocery store made the announcement on December 20:

It is not clear if other local grocery chains will be adjusting their hours on Friday or Saturday.