Is Wendy's Open on The Holidays? Holiday and Gift Card Info

A guide to restaurant location hours for major holidays and how to use your Wendy’s gift card.

Spend the Holidays with Wendy's

Well, the holiday season has snuck up on us, as it seems to do every year. It’s nearly Frosty® Key Tag season, where fans can spread the holiday cheer by purchasing a $3 key tag for free Jr. Frosty treats with any purchase in 2024! We want to make sure you know Wendy’s® restaurant hours during this festive and hectic time of year so you can make the most out of your holidays with Wendy’s. Your favorite redhead is here to answer some of your most asked questions! No matter what time of year, you can always check your local Wendy’s restaurant hours on the Wendy’s location finder or Mobile App for the most up-to-date information.

What are Wendy’s Fall and Winter Holiday Hours?

Is Wendy’s open on Halloween? 

Many Wendy’s locations will be open and ready to serve you, but restaurant hours may vary depending on location. To find out when your nearest Wendy’s will be open on Halloween, please visit our location finder. Whether you’re planning to walk in, drive-thru or order delivery, just be sure to check the hours of your nearest Wendy’s location! 

Is Wendy’s open on Thanksgiving? 

Like Halloween, many Wendy’s locations will be open on Thanksgiving, so you can fuel up with your favorite meal before snagging all those crazy early Black Friday deals. Please visit our location finder for the most up-to-date information on the Wendy’s location nearest you. 

Is Wendy’s open on Christmas Eve and Christmas Day?

You guessed it – if last-minute gifting has you hungry for a Baconator®, you can check our location finder to find out if your local Wendy’s is open to serve up some merry-good meals. 

Just like Christmas Eve, Wendy’s locations will have their lights on this Christmas, ensuring that your day can be merry and bright (with a Frosty treat in hand). Make sure to visit our location finder for the most-up-to-date information on your local Wendy’s restaurant.

Is Wendy’s open on New Year’s Eve and New Year’s Day?

Ring in the New Year with Wendy’s! Many locations will be open to serve you – just make sure to visit our location finder for the most up-to-date information on your nearest Wendy’s location.

Wendy's Gift Cards

How can I purchase a Frosty Key Tag?

  • In Restaurant: Simply ask to add a Frosty Key Tag when placing an order. 
  • Wendy's Mobile App: Once purchased in the Wendy's app, fans will immediately receive their Frosty Key Tag as a mobile offer which can be applied to mobile orders or added to their Wendy's Rewards card for in-restaurant scanning.*
  • Dave Thomas Foundation for Adoption® Website: For the ultimate stocking stuffer, you can purchase Frosty Key Tags in bulk on the Foundation’s website.

When can I purchase a Frosty Key Tag?

For 12 blissful weeks, you can give the gift of Wendy’s and purchase Frosty Key Tags from November 20, 2023 through February 14, 2024 and snag FREE Jr. Frosty treats with any purchase all year long.

Does Wendy’s have gift cards? How can I purchase one?

Need an easy and delicious stocking stuffer? Wendy’s gift cards make the perfect treat for loved ones both near and far. Easily purchase gift cards in-person at your nearest Wendy’s location – just add to your order at checkout. Who wouldn’t want to be gifted mouthwatering breakfast sandwiches, Spicy Nuggs, Hot & Crispy Fries and more? If you’d rather order a Wendy’s gift card from home, you can order physical gift cards online and even deliver one straight to the recipients doorstep with a personalized message.

How do I use a Wendy’s gift card on the Wendy’s App?

You can upload a physical gift card to the Wendy’s mobile app for quick and convenient use!  

  1. Just go to Account → Settings → Digital Account → Wendy’s Gift Card.
  2. Type in the card number and pin number found on your Wendy’s Gift card.
  3. You can then use your gift card to pay for your Wendy’s mobile order when you order ahead for pickup or delivery.

Can I use a Wendy’s gift card online?

Yes, you sure can! As long as you have a Wendy’s account, you can sign in online and use your Wendy’s Digital Account funds on an online order.

How do I check my Wendy’s gift card balance? 
Once you’ve secured the gift card goods, simply head to this site to check on those tasty funds or you can view your balance via the Wendy’s mobile app.

And that’s a wrap on your most asked questions for this holiday season! From Frosty treats to gift cards and Frosty Key Tags, we have all your holiday needs in one spot. 
Happy holidays from your friends at Wendy’s!

*Wendy's app download and account registration required to purchase and redeem the digital Frosty Key Tag though the Wendy's app. Digital Frosty Key Tag will be automatically added to user's account immediately upon purchase. Offer refreshes hourly and is only valid for one use per order with any purchase until 12/31/2024.