TORONTO, Dec. 17 /CNW/ - For the convenience of holiday shoppers, select
LCBO stores will be extending their evening hours. During this period,
many liquor stores that normally close at 6:00 p.m. will stay open as
late as 10:00 p.m., while stores that normally stay open late will
maintain their regular hours.
Some LCBO stores are also extending their hours on Sundays from 11:00
a.m. to 6:00 p.m.
LCBO stores will open at regular hours and close at 6:00 p.m. on
Christmas Eve, Friday, December 24, and on New Year's Eve, Friday,
All LCBO stores will be closed on Christmas Day, Saturday, December 25,
Boxing Day, Sunday, December 26 and New Year's Day, Saturday, January
1, 2011. LCBO head office, with the exception of LCBO Customer Service,
will also be closed these dates, while LCBO stores will remain open
Monday, December 27 and Tuesday, December 28.
LCBO agency stores must close on Christmas Day and New Year's Day;
however, some may choose to open on Boxing Day.
Customers should check for individual store hours with their local LCBO
store or online at www.lcbo.com using the 'Store Search' feature. They can also contact the toll-free,
bilingual LCBO Customer Service at 1-800-ONT-LCBO (668-5226) or online
at www.lcbo.com/service. In Toronto, call 416 365-5900. LCBO Customer Service will be open
December 24 and 31 from 9:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m. The TTY number for the
deaf and hard of hearing is 416 864-6898 or 1-800-361-3291.
The LCBO reminds customers to please drink responsibly and to never
consume alcohol when driving. Learn how to be a responsible host with
tips, tools and alcohol-free "Mocktail" recipes at www.deflatetheelephant.com.
Don't forget to bring a reusable bag when you shop at the LCBO and,
after your holiday entertaining, please take your empty beverage
alcohol containers (large and small glass bottles, PET plastic, Tetra
Paks, bag-in-box and cans) to The Beer Store for a full deposit refund.
For further information: For further information:
Chris Layton, Media Relations Coordinator
Tel. 416 864-6772; Cell: 416 587-3729