Costco locations across the U.S. are opening an hour early for active duty members of the military, veterans, and their families this weekend.
On Saturday, March 24, 117 Costco warehouses are holding a "Military Hour," which some locations are calling "Costco Hero Hour." Warehouses will open at 8 a.m., an hour before their normal opening times, to allow current and former members of the armed forces to shop before the crowds arrive at the popular retailer.
The bulk retailer is additionally offering a new membership deal for people in the military who are not currently Costco members. To participate, all shoppers must be Costco members.
To visit a Costco early for Military Hour, shoppers need to either have a Military ID or pre-register for the event online.
Additionally, not every Costco location will be holding "Military Hour." You can see a list of the 117 locations hosting Military Hours here.
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