Stores open on New Years Day 2010: Walmart, Home Depot, Chains
What stores are open on New Year's Day 2010? Unlike Christmas Day, more stores are open on New Year's Day as most people have the day off and want to spend this Friday shopping to work off their hangover.
Walmart is open on New Year's Day from 7am to 10pm, but the 24 hour stores are mostly planning to stay open 24 hours for New Year's Day. Walmart store locator.
Target is also open New Year's Day from 7am or 8am to 10pm. Target Store locator
Best Buy is open New Year's Day, most from around 8am to 8pm, although some locations do vary. Best Buy store locator.
If you want to get a jump on your New Year's resolutions by improving your home, Home Depot locations are open, although they vary by location so it's best to use their store locator to find the store near you and call before you leave the house.
Chain stores such as Starbucks, 7-Eleven, Blockbuster Video, Walgreens, Kroeger, and CVS are open at most locations, although they are observing holiday hours so don't go too late in the day or you will miss your chance.
Most restaurants are open (New Year's Day is one of the busiest of the year) so you won't have a problem eating out today. Check Opentable for a restaurant open near you.
If you come across any other stores open, do let us know below!