December 8th is the day of the Conception of the Virgin Mary – for many this is a public holiday, but for retailers Friday is one of the most important Christmas shopping days. Where you can go shopping in Styria this year.
December 8th is controversial as a shopping day – but most shops in Styria remain open. Anyone who needs groceries can go to all Hofer branches, Eurospar and Interspar – many Spar branches are also open between 10 a.m. and 6 p.m. A list can be found on the Internet.Billa branches are generally closed, exceptions are the branches on Grazer Wiener Straße, in the Shopping City Seiersberg and two branches in Kapfenberg (in ece and Siegfried-Marcus-Straße), from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. Lidl is closing all branches.Drogeriemarkt dm is open, most Bipa branches are closed. Furniture store Ikea is open, as is XXXLutz. Hornbach is open, Obi is closed. MediaMarkt and Hartlauer are open almost everywhere. Shopping centers invite customers. In Graz, the Murpark shopping center is open from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m., as are Kastner & Öhler, Citypark (pharmacy until 5 p.m.), the Shopping City Seiersberg, Center West and Shopping Nord. In the The Eli Liezen opens in regions from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m., just like the ece Kapfenberg. The LCS in Leoben opens the shops at the same time, the restaurants from 9 a.m. to 7 p.m.