Here we are, the final weekend before Christmas and every year so many of us wait until the last minute. Malls and department stores will be closed on Christmas Day, but most will remain open well into the evening on Christmas Eve. Here's a rundown of malls around the Capital Region where you can shop until the final hours of Christmas Eve. Keep in mind that hours of individual stores within the malls will vary.
Aviation Mall: 12/21 9am-10pm; 12/22 8am-10pm; 12/23 9am-8pm; 12/24 8am-5pm
Clifton Park Center: 12/21-12/22 9am-10pm; 12/23 9am-9:30pm; 12/24 9am-6pm
Colonie Center: 12/21-12/23 8am-11pm; 12/24 8am-6pm
Crossgates Mall: 12/21-12/23 8am-11pm; 12/24 8am-5pm
Viaport Rotterdam: 12/21-12/23 9am-9pm; 12/24 8am-6pm
Wilton Mall: 12/21-12/22 9am-10pm; 12/23 10am-8pm; 12/24 8am-6pm
photo: Google Street View