State liquor stores closed on Christmas Day, Dec. 25; Most open on New Year’s Day

OLYMPIA – All state-run liquor stores will be closed on Friday, Dec. 25, in observation of Christmas. Most state stores will be open on New Year’s Day, Jan. 1.

For a list of state liquor stores open on New Year’s Day, click here.
Contract liquor stores may be open on both holidays. Please contact contract stores directly for their holiday operating schedules.
Christmas holiday hours at state stores
  • Christmas Eve, Dec. 24: State stores close at 6 p.m.
  • Christmas Day, Dec. 25: Closed
  • Saturday, Dec. 26: Open regular hours
New Year holiday hours at state stores
  • New Year’s Eve, Dec. 31: State stores close at 8 p.m.
  • New Year’s Day, Jan. 1: Most state stores open 11 a.m.-7 p.m. Click here for the list of open state stores.
  • Saturday, Jan. 2: Open regular hours
Store schedules and phone numbers are available on the Washington State Liquor Control Board Web site at