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Black Friday 2014 Store Hours: Everyone's Opening on Thanksgiving

Make sure you plan your shopping according to the special Thanksgiving and Black Friday store hours for your favorite retailers.

Over the years, Black Friday deals have creeped earlier and earlier into the week, and so far this year, a record number of stores will start their Black Friday sales on Thanksgiving Day. With many stores opening a full day early and remaining open right through to midnight on Friday, it's important for brick-and-mortar Black Friday shoppers to be well aware of store hours.

Below we've listed opening times for each of the major retailers to help you plan your day accordingly, although please be aware that in some cases, times may vary by retail location. Note that when a shop opens on Thanksgiving and remains open until closing on Black Friday, no closing time is noted for Thanksgiving. Additionally, some stores that remain open overnight into Black Friday were vague about when they will close that day, so we were only able to note that they will be open on Black Friday.

Don't see the store you want? Let us know what you're looking for in the comments below. And be sure to visit our Black Friday deals page for all the latest news about the big shopping event.

Thanksgiving & Black Friday Store Hours 2014

Store Thanksgiving Day Store Hours Black Friday Store Hours Confirmed
Babies "R" Us 5 pm (some locations vary) closes 11 pm Yes
Barnes & Noble closed 6 am (varies by location) Yes
Bass Pro Shops 8 am to 6 pm 5 am to 10 pm Yes
Bealls of Florida 6 pm closes 11 pm Yes
Bed Bath & Beyond closed 12 am (midnight; some stores vary) Yes
Belk 6 pm closes 10 pm No
Best Buy 5 pm to 1 am 8 am to 10 pm Yes
Big Lots 7 am to 12 am (midnight) 6 am Yes
Bon-Ton 6 pm open Yes
Burlington Coat Factory closed 7 am Yes
Carson's 6 pm open No
Costco closed 9 am Yes
Dick's Sporting Goods 5 pm open Yes
Dillard's closed 8 am Yes
Dollar General 7 am to 7 pm open Yes
DSW closed Yes
Family Dollar 8 am to 7 pm Yes
Fry's Electronics closed 6 am No
Game Stop closed 12 am (midnight) Yes
Gander Mountain 9 am to 9 pm 9 am to 9 pm Yes
Goody's 4 pm to 1 am 6 am No
Harbor Freight Tools closed 7 am No
hhgregg 4 pm to 12 am (midnight) 7 am to 10 pm Yes
Hobby Lobby closed open Yes
Home Depot closed 5 am to 10 pm Yes
Kmart 6 am closes 12 am (midnight) Yes
Kohl's 6 pm closes 12 am (midnight) Yes
JC Penney 5 pm closes 10 pm
Lowe's closed 5 am Yes
Macy's 6 pm closes 10 pm Yes
Menards 6 am Yes
Michael's 4 pm to 2 am 7 am to 10 pm Yes
Nordstrom closed 8 am to 10 pm Yes
Office Depot and Office Max 6 pm to 9 pm 8 am Yes
Old Navy 4 pm closes 11 pm Yes
Peebles 4 pm to 1 am 6 am No
Petco closed open Yes
Pet Smart closed 7 am Yes
Radio Shack 8 am to 12 pm (noon) 8 am Yes
Sam's Club closed 7 am Yes
Sears 6 pm closes 10 pm Yes
Stage Stores 4 pm to 1 am 6 am to 3 pm Yes
Staples 6 pm to 10 pm 6 am Yes
T.J.Maxx closed 7 am Yes
Toys "R" Us 5 pm (some stores vary) closes 11 pm (some stores vary) Yes
Target 6 pm closes 12 am (midnight) Yes
Ulta 8 pm closes 10 pm Yes
Victoria's Secret 6 pm to 1 am 6 am Yes
Walmart 6 pm open Yes

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Associate Travel Editor

Paula Kerrigan has taught English in Japan and Italy, and she has written for several e-zines aimed at Westerners living abroad. She uses her experience across the six continents to inform her travel features at DealNews.
DealNews may be compensated by companies mentioned in this article. Unless marked as a "Sponsored Deal," the opinions expressed here are those of the author and have not been reviewed or endorsed by the companies mentioned. Please note that, although prices sometimes fluctuate or expire unexpectedly, all products and deals mentioned in this feature were available at the lowest total price we could find at the time of publication (unless otherwise specified).
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