Since Christmas falls on a Sunday, by Massachusetts law the holiday will be observed on Monday. Today, full restrictions apply, but they will also apply tomorrow with the exception of liquor stores.
Massachusetts legislature just passed a bill allowing liquor stores to open on the Monday following a Christmas Sunday.
For Christmas Day and Monday, most businesses must be closed, but there are some limited exemptions.
- Banks: Closed
- Town Offices: Closed
- Recycling and Transfer Station: Closed
- Senior Center: Closed
- Schools: Closed
- Restaurants: Open at owners' discretion
- Retail stores: Open at owners' discretion
- Post Office: Closed
- Liquor stores: Closed (open on Monday)
- Gas stations: Open
- Movie theaters: Open
- Supermarkets: Closed