What Retail Stores are Open Thanksgiving Day?
For a long time, the holiday season didn’t start until the day after Thanksgiving, known as Black Friday. However, in more recent years, several retailers have pushed the envelope, eager to start bringing in the holiday sales. It is important to note that the state laws in Massachusetts, Maine and Rhode Island prohibit stores from opening on Thanksgiving Day. For the rest of the country, here are the stores that are open on Thanksgiving Day:
Walmart– Walmart opens at 6pm on Thanksgiving Day.
Kmart– Kmart opens at 6am on Thanksgiving Day and stay open for 42 hours straight, closing at midnight on Black Friday.
Big Lots– Big Lots has been open on Thanksgiving Day for over 20 years, opening at 7am.
Best Buy– Best Buy is open Thanksgiving Day from 5pm until 1am Friday. It re-opens at 8am Black Friday and closes at 10pm Black Friday night.
Toys R Us– Toys R Us opens at 5pm on Thanksgiving Day and stays open until 11pm on Black Friday.
Target– Target opens at 6pm on Thanksgiving Day and stays open until Black Friday at 11pm.
Kohl’s– Kohl’s opens at 8pm on Thanksgiving Day and remains open until midnight on Black Friday.
J.C. Penney– J.C. Penney opens at 5pm on Thanksgiving Day and closes at 2am on Black Friday. The store then re-opens at 6am on Black Friday.
Macy’s– Macy’s is open from 8pm on Thanksgiving Day until 10pm on Black Friday.
Old Navy– Old Navy is open Thanksgiving Day from 9am until 4pm. It then opens again at 7pm Thanksgiving Day and stays open until midnight on Black Friday.
Sears– Sears opens at 8pm on Thanksgiving Day and stays open through 10pm on Black Friday.
Dollar General– Dollar General is open Thanksgiving Day from 7am to 7pm.
Big Lots– Big Lots is open Thanksgiving Day from 7am to midnight. It re-opens Black Friday from 6am to 11pm.
Will you be shopping on Thanksgiving Day?