NerdWallet is here to help you win Black Friday, while leaving your budget intact. We spend the time, you save the money. Visit regularly for tips and announcements about the best holiday deals from your favorite retailers. Black Friday is Nov. 24.
Time is of the essence on Black Friday because inventory is limited, and deals go quickly. To ensure you get in line before everything is picked over, we compiled a list of Black Friday store hours at major retailers.
But fair warning — you may have to cut your turkey dinner short because some big box chains will be opening on Thanksgiving Day.
2017 Black Friday hours
Best Buy: 5 p.m. on Thursday, Nov. 23
BJ’s Wholesale Club: 7 a.m. on Friday, Nov. 24
Costco: 9 a.m. on Friday, Nov. 24
J.C. Penney: 2 p.m. on Thursday, Nov. 23
Kmart: 6 p.m. on Thursday, Nov. 23
Kohl’s: 5 p.m. on Thursday, Nov. 23
Macy’s: 5 p.m. on Thursday, Nov. 23
Office Depot: 7:45 a.m. on Friday, Nov. 24
Sears: 6 p.m. on Thursday, Nov. 23
Shopko: 4 p.m. on Thursday, Nov. 23
Staples: 7 a.m. on Friday, Nov. 24
Target: 6 p.m. on Thursday, Nov. 23; reopens at 6 a.m. on Friday, Nov. 24
Walmart: Black Friday sales begin in stores at 6 p.m. Thursday, Nov. 23, though stores are open all day
Stores closed on Thanksgiving
Some stores are staying closed on Thanksgiving. Here are some of the places where you won’t be able to shop on Turkey Day:
- BJ’s Wholesale Club
- Office Depot and OfficeMax
- Sam’s Club
- Sears Hometown and Outlet Stores
Check with your local retailer, as hours may vary by location. And visit this page regularly because we’ll update it as new Black Friday sales are announced.