Wondering if you'll have enough time to buy those last-minute Christmas gifts?
Don't fret! Patch is here to help.
Here's a rundown of closing hours for local stores on Christmas Eve.
Can you make it by noon?
- Maybe you've already finished your shopping and are just looking for the finishing touches to make this Christmas perfect. If flowers are on the agenda, try to make it to , 1500 North Parsons Ave., by noon. 813-685-4007.
Can you make it by 3 p.m.? Try these stores:
- Browse instruments and music books for the musician in your family at , 402 Oakfield Dr. 813-685-5998.
- A wide variety of used kids stuff, from toys, books, furnishings and clothing are available at , 752 West Lumsden Rd. 813-654-8813
Can you make it by 4 p.m.? Try these stores:
- Pick up a last-second jewelry item at , 664 Oakfield Dr. 813-689-8124.
- Browse comic books and comic memorabilia for the superhero fanatic in your life at , 714 West Lumsden Rd. 813-653-4111.
- If you're looking for an item to please an outdoor nut such as scuba gear or hunting equipment, visit Woods and Water, 105 South Moon Ave. 813-684-0122.
Can you make it by 5 p.m.? Try these stores:
- Whether it's electronics, appliances or maybe just a DVD, Best Buy, 116 Grand Regency Blvd., is a good place to find it. 813-643-1700.
- Browse a wide variety of pipes, rolling machines and cigarette papers to go with your favorite tobacco at , 948 West Brandon Blvd. 813-381-3812.
Can you make it by 6 p.m.? Try these stores:
- When all else fails, worry not. The can meet all your shopping needs, 459 Brandon Town Center Mall, 813-661-6255.
- If you haven't been able to find that perfect bag for the lady in your life, try Judy's Handbags Boutique, 210 South Kings Ave. 813-643-4104.
- Browse a variety of shoes and clothing accessories such as belts, ties, watches and purses at , 951 West Brandon Blvd. 813-571-9266.
- Get your loved ones ready for the impending cold of January with a trip to Burlington Coat Factory, 955 West Brandon Blvd. 813-662-9955.
- , 11335 Causeway Blvd, is holding a 36-hour sale ending at closing of Saturday evening. For more information, call 813-654-7500.
- If you're looking for used sporting goods, stop into , 744 West Lumsden Rd. 813-661-4141.
Can you make it 8 p.m.? Try these stores:
- Value clothing may be your best chance at last gasp shopping. Visit , 135 Brandon Town Center Dr. 813-654-2646.
- Browse a number of different styles and last-second sales items at , 2530 West Brandon Blvd. 813-662-2961.
- Take care of all your gaming needs at , 11025 Causeway Blvd. 813-657-1611.
Do you know of any other local business that will offer extended hours on Christmas Eve? Tell us in the comments section below.