Monday is Patriots’ Day, a state holiday in Massachusetts marking the Battles of Lexington and Concord and the start of the Revolutionary War. It is not a federal holiday.
Here’s a look at some of what is open and what is closed on Monday. As always, it is best to call ahead.
and : Closed
U.S. Post Offices and mail delivery: The post offices in , and will all be open and there will be mail delivery.
Trash pickup: No trash pickup, pickup is delayed by one day all week.
Banks: Banks generally close only on federal holidays. Call ahead.
MBTA commuter rail: Commuter rail to and from will operate on a regular weekday schedule.
: All schools closed for Patriots’ Day, which is the first day of April vacation week.
: Closed for Patriots’ Day, school resumes on Tuesday.
Supermarkets, convenience stores, pharmacies, restaurants and other retail businesses: Many local businesses are open regular hours, but it is always good to call ahead. Use Patch’s directory section to look up contact information for any local businesses.
Liquor Stores: Most are open. Call ahead.