Here's what times the major stores open on Black Friday in Minnesota

Some stores opened on Thanksgiving and didn't close overnight.
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While many retailers now start their Black Friday sales on Thanksgiving, there are plenty who still stick with tradition and wait until Black Friday itself to open its doors.

As such, here are the opening times to be aware of as you prepare to join the throngs of shoppers competing for a Black Friday deal.

Open overnight

– JCPenney

– Kohl's

– Old Navy

– Walmart

Opening at 5 a.m.

– Cabela's

– Dick's Sporting Goods

– Mall of America

Opening at 6 a.m.

– Carter's

– Fleet Farm

– Home Depot

– JoAnn

– Kmart

– Lowe's

– Macy's

– Menards

Opening at 7 a.m.

– Burlington

– DSW 

– Gamestop

– Michaels 

– PetSmart

– Pier 1 Imports

– Sam's Club

– Sears

– Sierra Trading Post

– Staples

– Target

– World Market

Opening at 8 a.m.

– Barnes & Noble

– Best Buy

– Hobby Lobby

– Mattress Firm

– Nordstrom (some of them, see here)

– Office Depot

Opening at 9 a.m.

– Costco

– Nordstrom (some of them, see here)

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What time do stores open on Thanksgiving and Black Friday?

Some open on Thanksgiving Day, others wait until Friday.


When do stores open on Black Friday this year?

Many major retailers will be open Black Friday, some for extended hours.

What stores are opening on Thanksgiving Day in Minnesota?

Some are opening Thanksgiving evening to get the sales started early.

What stores are open and closed on Thanksgiving Day 2019?

Some will not open on Thanksgiving, but many will.

What time do Minnesota malls open on Thanksgiving, Black Friday?

Planning your shopping trip? Check out this guide.

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