Since things are a bit wonky this year, w/ the addition of GREY WEDNESDAY, here are some of the new days/times...
- Gap/Old Navy/Banana Republic: Nearly 800 Old Navy stores, more than 200 combined Gap and Gap Outlet stores, and more than 100 Banana Republic and Banana Republic Factory stores are open. An additional 1,500 combined Gap, Gap Outlet, Old Navy, Banana Republic, and Banana Republic Factory stores will open at midnight on Thanksgiving Day. Call your local store to confirm hours.
- Kmart: Kmart will be open from 6 a.m to 4 p.m and from 8 p.m. to 3 a.m. Stores will reopen on Black Friday at 5 a.m.
- Sears: Sears will open at 8 p.m. and remain open overnight until 10 p.m. on Black Friday.
- Walgreens: Walgreens will open at 9 a.m. All Walgreens Black Friday deals and price cuts will be available on Thanksgiving Day.
- Target: Target will be open from 9 p.m to 11 p.m on Thanksgiving. The store will reopen on Black Friday morning.
- Toys”R”Us: Some Toys”R”Us locations open at 8 p.m. on Thanksgiving Day and stay open until 10 p.m on Black Friday. Other Toys”R”US locations open at midnight on Thanksgiving Day. Make sure to call your local Toys”R”Us store to confirm Thanksgiving Day hours.
- Walgreens: Walgreens will open at 9 a.m. on Thanksgiving Day. All Walgreens Black Friday deals and price cuts begin a day early on Thanksgiving Day.
This year, Walmart will kick off its in-store specials at 8 p.m. on
Thanksgiving Day, followed by its big electronics event at 10 p.m.
Walmart guarantees it will have its three most popular items available for customers who line up at the store on Thanksgiving Day between 10 p.m. and 11 p.m. The items are: Apple iPad®2 16GB with Wi-Fi ($399 plus a bonus $75 Walmart gift card); an Emerson® 32-inch 720p LCD TV for $148 (originally priced at $228); and an LG® Blu-ray™ Disc player for $38 (about half off the original price). How it works: If you want one (or two or three) of these selected items, line up in the designated area at your Walmart store between 10 p.m. and 11 p.m. on Thanksgiving Day. If you are in line and the product you want sells out, Walmart will issue you a Guarantee Card. The item must be paid for and registered online by midnight on Thanksgiving and will be shipped, free of charge, to the store where it was purchased for you to pick up before December 25.
SAM'S: Apple iTunes $100 Multipack - $79.88
The first 100 people at World Market on Friday, November 23 at 7 AM will receive a FREE ornament and movie ticket for the movie Life of PI. They will also offer FREE treats and coffee to Friday shoppers.
On Saturday and Sunday they will also give the first 100 customer a FREE tote bag and FREE Life of PI movie ticket. Doors open at 8am.