What time are malls open this Christmas season?

Posted at 12/22/2009 7:11 PM | Updated as of 12/23/2009 12:25 AM

MANILA, Philippines - As Christmas Day nears, malls are extending their operating hours to accommodate last-minute shoppers.

However, most malls will open for limited hours on December 25 and on New Year's Day (January 1).

Major malls are open on Christmas and New Year's from 12 noon to evening, except for SM malls which are open for extended hours on Christmas day.

Most malls will resume their regular schedules on January 2.

Here are the mall operating hours for major shopping centers this holiday season:

MARKET! MARKET!

December 1 to 22: 10 a.m. to 10 p.m.
December 23: 10 a.m. to 12 midnight
December 24: 10 a.m. to 8 p.m.
December 25: 12 nn to 8 p.m.
December 26 to 30: 10 a.m. to 9 p.m.
December 31: 10 a.m. to 6 p.m.

          

GLORIETTA MALLS

December 1 to 17:

10 a.m. to 10 p.m. (Sunday to Thursday)

10 a.m. to 11 p.m. (Friday and Saturday)

December 18 to 23: 10 a.m. to 12 midnight
December 24: (Regular Mall Schedule) 10 a.m. to 9 p.m.
December 25: 12 nn to 9 p.m.
December 26 to 30: 10 a.m. to 10 p.m.
December 31: 10 a.m. to 6 p.m.
January 1:

12 nn to 9 p.m.

(Regular mall schedule resumes on January 2)

            

GREENBELT MALLS (1, 2, 3, 4 and 5)

December 1 to 22:

11 a.m. to 11 p.m. (Mondays to Saturdays)

10 a.m. to 10 p.m. (Sundays)

*Greenbelt 1 will be open from 10 a.m. to 11 p.m.

*Greenbelt 2, 3 and 5 food and entertainment establishments will be open until 12 midnight

December 23: 10 a.m. to 12 midnight
December 24:

11 a.m. to 8 p.m.

*Greenbelt 1 will be open from 10 a.m. to 8 p.m.

December 25:

12 nn to 8 p.m.

*Greenbelt 4 ground floor will be closed.

December 26 to 30:

11 a.m. to 10 p.m.

*Greenbelt 1 will be open from 10 a.m. to 10 p.m.

December 31:

11 a.m. to 6 p.m.

Greenbelt 1 will be open from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m.

January 1:

12 nn to 8 p.m.

*Greenbelt 4 ground floor will be closed

January 2 to 4:

11 a.m. to 9 p.m.

*Greenbelt 1 will be open from 10 a.m. to 9 p.m.

(Regular mall schedule resumes on January 5. Restaurants can operate beyond the specified mall hours.)

            

SM MALLS (nationwide)

December 19 to 23: 10 a.m. to 12 midnight
December 24: 9 a.m. to 7 p.m.
December 25: 10 a.m. to 10 p.m.
December 26 to 30: Regular Mall Schedule (10 a.m. to 9 p.m.)
December 31: 10 a.m. to 6 p.m.
January 1:

12 nn to 10 p.m.

(Regular mall schedule resumes on January 2. The regular mall schedule for SM Mall of Asia in Pasay is from 10 a.m. to 10 p.m.)

         

AYALA CENTER (Cebu)

December 1 to 14: Regular mall hours
December 15 to 22: 10 a.m. to 10 p.m.
December 23: 10 a.m. to 12 midnight
December 2: 10 a.m. to 8 p.m.
December 15: 12 nn to 9 p.m.
December 26 to 29: Regular mall hours
December 30: 10 a.m. to 10 p.m.
December 31: 10 a.m. to 8 p.m.
January 1:

12 nn to 9 p.m.

(Regular mall schedule resumes on January 2.)

  
        
ROBINSONS MALLS (nationwide)

December 1 to 22:

Extended mall hours (10 a.m. to 10 p.m.)

10 a.m. to 12 midnight (on December 18, 19 and 23)

December 24: Regular mall hours
December 25: 12 nn to 9 p.m.
December 26 to 29:

10 a.m. to 9 p.m. on weekdays

10 a.m. to 10 p.m. on weekends

December 30: 10 a.m. to 12 midnight

 

Extended store hours apply to Robinsons Department Store and Robinsons Supermarket outlets at Robinsons Galleria, Robinsons Place Manila, Robinsons Metro East, Forum Robinsons and Robinsons Place Imus. With reports from ABS-CBN News