Toys R Us to stay open round the clock till Christmas Eve

@CNNMoney December 19, 2011: 4:05 PM ET

NEW YORK (CNNMoney) -- Toys R Us is giving last minute holiday shoppers a break this year, thanks to round-the-clock shopping right up until Christmas.

Toys R Us stores nationwide will stay open for 112 hours straight starting at 6 a.m. Tuesday and continuing through 10 p.m. on Christmas Eve, the toy giant said Monday.

This is the second year in a row the retailer has remained open for 24-hour shopping in the days before Christmas.

"For the second consecutive year, our stores will remain open continuously during the days leading up to Christmas, allowing shoppers more time and more ways to shop with Toys R Us than ever before," Chief Marketing Officer Greg Ahearn said in a statement.

The toy retailer's flagship in Times Square is staying open even longer. That store has been open since 6 a.m. on Friday, Dec. 16 and will not close until Christmas Eve.

During that time, Toys R Us also said it there will be additional discounts on Tuesday and Wednesday.

The limited-time offerings include a free $35 gift card with the purchase of any Nintendo 3DS handheld system, half off Barbie beach dolls and buy one get one half off on Moxie Girlz Magic Hair, Sisterz and Dazzle Dance dolls. The same deals will also be available on

Fourteen Macy's stores, including its Herald Square flagship, will also stay open continously from Wednesday until 6 p.m. on Christmas Eve and Target (TGT, Fortune 500) has extended store hours from 8 a.m. to 11 p.m. until Dec. 23. Other retailers were not immediately available for comment on their plans.  To top of page

Help! We need a makeover
Young dad, $15,000 in credit card debt
Readers' Choice

Carlos Rodriguez is trying to rid himself of $15,000 in credit card debt, while paying his mortgage and saving for his son's college education.

$400,000 portfolio, too many holdings
Readers' Choice

Susan Carson and Laura DeLallo make $225,000 and have half a million in retirement savings, but their sprawling portfolios is proving hard to manage.

Overnight Avg Rate Latest Change Last Week
30 yr fixed3.80%3.88%
15 yr fixed3.20%3.23%
5/1 ARM3.84%3.88%
30 yr refi3.82%3.93%
15 yr refi3.20%3.23%
Rate data provided
View rates in your area
Find personalized rates:
  • -->

    Most stock quote data provided by BATS. Market indices are shown in real time, except for the DJIA, which is delayed by two minutes. All times are ET. Disclaimer. Morningstar: © 2018 Morningstar, Inc. All Rights Reserved. Factset: FactSet Research Systems Inc. 2018. All rights reserved. Chicago Mercantile Association: Certain market data is the property of Chicago Mercantile Exchange Inc. and its licensors. All rights reserved. Dow Jones: The Dow Jones branded indices are proprietary to and are calculated, distributed and marketed by DJI Opco, a subsidiary of S&P Dow Jones Indices LLC and have been licensed for use to S&P Opco, LLC and CNN. Standard & Poor's and S&P are registered trademarks of Standard & Poor's Financial Services LLC and Dow Jones is a registered trademark of Dow Jones Trademark Holdings LLC. All content of the Dow Jones branded indices © S&P Dow Jones Indices LLC 2018 and/or its affiliates.