Stores open on Thanksgiving Day

Bass Pro Shops purchased Cabela's a year ago, and most Cabela's stores open on Thanksgiving at 8 a.m., though its special Thanksgiving and Black Friday deals go live in-store on Wednesday, November 21. Kohl's, Best Buy and Target were a few of the stores open on Thursday, while most of the mall traffic won't pick up until Friday. You also find listed the store opening hours.

Walgreens, CVS and Rite Aid say most of their stores will also be open. So it's wise to call or look at your local store's Black Friday ad to check its Thanksgiving store hours - if indeed the store is open on Thanksgiving at all.

More than two fifths of Britons are planning to spend in the Black Friday sales today amid warnings not to "get carried away by the hype".

The biggest line by 5 the Tampa area may have been the one at the Citrus Park Best Buy.

"I've never been Black Friday shopping - ever", she said. The flip side to this is that their employees will now have to work on Turkey Day, but, all is fair in love and retail war on Black Friday. The National Retail Federation, the nation's largest retail trade group, is expecting holiday retail sales in November and December - excluding automobiles, gasoline and restaurants - to increase as much as 4.8 percent over 2017 for a total of $720.89 billion. Walmart and GameStop have already fully released their Black Friday 2018 deals.

Black Friday started in the 1950s in Philadelphia.

Most Kmart stores open at 6 a.m. on Thanksgiving and don't close until midnight, before reopening the next day at 6 a.m. for Black Friday.

This Lancaster County Best Buy starting Black Friday on Thursday, this year, and shoppers are ready to go, spending the morning giving thanks and the afternoon getting deals.

Sears will open at 6 p.m. on Thanksgiving Day 2018, and the Sears doorbusters include 55% off a Kenmore refrigerator and over 50% off DieHard industrial boots.

So the question is, do you need to go to the store at all?

Macy's is offering free in-store only door-busters.

Open 7 4 p.m. on Thanksgiving Day.

Additionally Adobe Analytics projected that the five days between Thanksgiving and Cyber Monday are only going to account for one fifth of the $124 billion spent online by shoppers during the holiday season spanning from November 1 through year end.

Bed Bath and Beyond: Closed on Thanksgiving. The hours will vary from location to location.

  • Anthony Vega