Black Friday 2017: When will the stores open?

Javier Stokes
November 10, 2017

While many malls around the country will remain closed on Thanksgiving this year, the Staten Island Mall will be open for shoppers hoping to get a jump on the holiday season. This list will be updated. (Doors officially open at 5 p.m.) That's because there are several huge price cuts on things like consoles, which are sure to go fast. And while some retailers like Walmart have been open on Thanksgiving for decades, more are following suit to pursue consumers who want to start browsing and spending in between the turkey and pumpkin pie. Store maps will be available on the Walmart app beginning November 14, and will be available day-of in stores.

Walmart stores are open 24 hours a day, including on Thanksgiving, but the retailer picks a time on Thanksgiving evening when its Black Friday deals become available. Others are opening their physical stores on Thanksgiving.

Best Buy offers in celebration of the release of the Best Buy Black Friday 2017 ad a Black Friday preview sale with hundreds of deals now online at the Best Buy online shop.

Target Stores will close for six hours on Black Friday
The Mall of America and Burnsville Center have gone further and will not open at all on Thanksgiving for the second year in a row. In contrast, Target decided it would close between midnight and 6 a.m. on Black Friday and is opening at 6 p.m. on Thanksgiving.

Discounts will be available on Walmart.com beginning at 12:01 a.m. on Thanksgiving Day, Walmart said.

Walmart's in-store deals will start at 6 p.m. on Thanksgiving. All stores will reopen at 5 a.m. on Black Friday.

Sears and Kmart announced their Black Friday hours.

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