Stores in Denver reported brisk business Thursday night.
“The cheese wall is hammered, bread’s kind of hammered, milk’s kind of low,” said Aaron McFadden, a manager at a King Soopers store.
Ted Vaca at Argonaut Liquor said customers were snapping up all kinds of drinks.
“It was more like a Friday than a Thursday,” he said.
The snowfall didn’t slow shopping at Ewoldt’s Grocery store in Thedford, Neb., about 300 miles northwest of Omaha.
Clerk Velma Burns said people were shopping a little heavier than normal. For her customers, shopping for “the Super Bowl’s really bigger than the snowstorm,” she said.