What time do stores open on Thanksgiving and Black Friday?

Some open on Thanksgiving Day, others wait until Friday.

Planning on joining the throngs of shoppers jostling for Black Friday deals that start Thanksgiving evening?

If so, here's a crib sheet detailing which stores are opening and when over the next 24 hours, so you can put together your plan.

Opening Thanksgiving Day

6 a.m. – Kmart

7 a.m. – Dollar General

8 a.m. – Cabela's, Family Dollar

11 a.m. – Herberger's

2 p.m. – J.C. Penney

3 p.m. – Old Navy

4 p.m. – Gamestop

5 p.m. – Toys R Us, Kohl's, Macy's, and Best Buy (till 1 a.m. generally).

6 p.m. – Walmart, Target (till midnight), Dick's Sporting Goods, Michaels, Sears.

Black Friday

If a store appears in the Thanksgiving list but not the Black Friday list (i.e. Walmart or J.C. Penney), it's because it stays open overnight.

Midnight – H&M.

5 a.m. – Mall of America, Cabela's, Dick's Sporting Goods, Sears.

6 a.m. – Macy's, Target, Kmart, Bed, Bath & Beyond, Lowe's, Home Depot, Menards.

7 a.m. – Michaels, PetSmart, Sam's Club, Dollar General, Marshalls, TJ Maxx, Staples.

8 a.m. – Best Buy,Apple, Hobby Lobby, Nordstrom.

9 a.m. – Costco, Crate & Barrel.

Next Up