June 16 is a federal holiday recognizing the emancipation of enslaved African Americans. Is Lowe’s open on June 16th?
In 2022, Juneteenth will be recognized on Monday, June 20, since June 19 falls on a Sunday. The holiday commemorates that Union Army Major General Gordon Granger notified 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 legislation making June 16 a new federal holiday, the first since Martin Luther King Jr. Day in 1983. Will the store be open or closed if federal employees have the day off? In particular, can shoppers go to Lowe’s? We have this answer for you.
Lowe’s Juneteenth Opening Hours: Is Lowe’s open or closed on 16th June 2022?
Lowe’s will be open on June 16th. As for opening times, we recommend calling your local shop to see if they close earlier for the day or if they are open during normal business hours.
For those wondering if they can hit the hardware store on June 16th, the answer is yes.
https://fansided.com/2022/06/19/lowes-juneteenth-hours-open-closed/ Is Lowe’s open on June 16th? (Updated June 2022)