Picture this: It's Christmas day, and you or one of your guests forgot something essential: a gift, mashed potatoes, diapers. You panic for a moment, wondering what's even open in Glen Cove on Christmas; but then you remember that Glen Cove Patch posted a list of 10 businesses open for your convenience on Christmas day.
Whether your neighbor's dogs break in and eat the Christmas turkey and you find yourself in need of a backup dinner plan, you forgot to pick up an important prescription, or you just need to get away from the family and grab a drink, there is something open for just about any scenario, no matter what holiday you celebrate.
1. – 69 Forest Avenue
If you get a sudden urge to re-watch your favorite holiday flick–or just need something to entertain the kids with–Blockbuster Video is open from 10 a.m. to 10 p.m.
2. – 201 Glen Street
Whether you need a last minute holiday card, a late night snack, or a last minute prescription, CVS is be open 24 hours.
3. – 93 Forest Avenue
Maybe you will take a great picture on Christmas day, and you just won't be able to wait to get it developed? Maybe Santa drank all of your milk. Whatever the case, Walgreens Pharmacy is open from 7 a.m. to 6 p.m.
4. – 225 Forest Avenue
You are not the only parent who runs out of diapers or formula for your baby when you need it the most. It happens. Rite Aid pharmacy is open from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m.
5. – 284 Glen Street
No dinner plans? The staff of Epiphany Restaurant will be ready to serve you from 1 p.m. to 9 p.m.
6. – 200 Dosoris Lane
Pub 1910–located in the –will be open for dinner service and drinks from noon to 11 p.m. Drinks only will be served after 11 p.m.
7. – 26 School Street
Not celebrating with a big feast this year? Chinese anyone? Pick up some take out from Uncle Dai's Chinese Restaurant from noon to 11 p.m.
8. – 183 Forest Avenue
So the Christmas Ham just didn't do it for you this year? Maybe an egg roll or some beef and broccoli might satisfy that hunger. China Palace will be at your service If you find yourself wanting something a little different on Christmas Day.
9. – 104 School Street.
Late night munchies? No problem. Domino's Pizza is opened from 11 a.m. to 1 a.m.
10. – St. Andrews Lane
While no one ever wants to pay a visit to the emergency room on Christmas Day, the staff at North Shore University Hospital will be waiting, just incase.