Juneteenth is a federal holiday that recognizes the emancipation of enslaved African Americans. Is Lowe’s open on Juneteenth?
In 2022, Juneteenth will be recognized on Monday, June 20 since June 19 falls on a Sunday. The holiday commemorates when Union Army Major General Gordon Granger informed enslaved African Americans in Galveston, Texas that they were free on June 19, 1865. This was two years after Abraham Lincoln wrote the Emancipation Proclamation.
Last year, President Joe Biden signed a bill into law making Juneteenth a new federal holiday, the first since Martin Luther King Jr. Day in 1983. With federal workers having the day off, will store be open or closed? Specifically, can shoppers go to Lowe’s? We have that answer for you.
Lowe’s Juneteenth hours: Is Lowe’s open or closed on Juneteenth 2022?
Lowe’s will be open on Juneteenth. As for their hours of operation, we suggest giving your local store a call to see if they are closing early for the day or if they will run at normal business hours.
For those wondering if they can go to the home improvement store on Juneteenth, the answer is yes.