Most stores and restaurants will be closing down for the holiday weekend. But Patch found a number of local businesses ready to assist those who will be out and about during Christmas.
Get your last-minute holiday groceries at Brookhaven Market, 100 Burr Ridge Parkway. They will be open Christmas Eve from 7 a.m. to 8 p.m. and Christmas Day from 7 a.m. to 3 p.m.
Life Time Fitness
Burn off some holiday steam, and calories, at Life Time Fitness, 601 Burr Ridge Parkway, on Christmas Eve from 1 a.m. to 3 p.m. and Christmas Day from 3 p.m. to 1 a.m.
Porterhouse Steaks and Seafood
Don't feel like cooking? No problem. Porterhouse Steaks and Seafood, 15W776 North Frontage Road, will have a turkey and ham special Christmas Day. Their holiday hours are 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. on Friday and noon to 8 p.m. on Saturday.
Take a coffee break from the family at Caribou Coffee, 6300 Kingery Hwy. Their holiday hours on Christmas Eve are 5 a.m. to 5 p.m. and Christmas Day from 8 a.m. to 3 p.m.
Catch up with friends over some pie at Bakers Square, 7409 Kingery Hwy. The restaurant will be serving food Christmas Eve from 7 a.m. to 6 p.m. and on Christmas Day from 7 a.m. to 3 p.m.
Ballydoyle Irish Pub and Restaurant
Have a few rounds with friends and family after Christmas dinner at Ballydoyle, 5151 Mail St., Downers Grove. The pub's holiday hours are Friday 11:30 a.m. to 5 p.m. and Saturday 7 p.m. to 1 a.m.
New Yolk New Yolk
After all the presents are open, come out to New Yolk New Yolk, 29 E. First St., Hinsdale, for breakfast. New Yolk will be open from 7 a.m. to 2 p.m. on Christmas Day.