If you live in a state where marijuana and marijuana are legally used for medicine or recreation, you may wonder if dispensaries are open on Christmas Eve or Christmas. Unlike liquor stores, this is usually not determined by a comprehensive regulation. On the contrary, it is often the dispensary itself that decides.
In short, some dispensaries are open for christmas but others are closed. The good news is that in many places, pharmacies can choose to open on Christmas Eve or Christmas day. But to know if the dispensary near you is open, you need to call the nearest place.
Here are some of the things that American pharmacies do on this holiday. Note that these are just examples, not a list of everything.
In California, La Brea Collective in Los Angeles is open 365 days a year, including Christmas, from 10 a.m. to 10 p.m.
Colorado Weedery plans to close at 4:20 p.m. local time on Christmas Eve, and they will be closed all day on Christmas Day. Because of the pandemic, they also require visitors to wear a face mask and to place orders online to save time. Visitors are asked to come with cash in hand, and online orders will be held until the close of the day on the day the order is placed.
NVUE Pharma in Colorado’s hours vary depending on the location. Some are open on Christmas Day and others are closed.
MedMen in Pensacola, Florida, is open on Christmas Eve but closed on Christmas Day.
Mister Buds in Washington State is open Christmas Eve from 8 a.m. to 9 p.m. but closed on Christmas Day.