Don’t miss out on all of NerdWallet’s highly anticipated 2016 Black Friday ad leaks this season. Visit regularly for tips and announcements about the best holiday deals from your favorite retailers. Black Friday is Nov. 25.
Black Friday at Target starts at 6 p.m. on Thanksgiving, both online and in store. Deals on the first four pages of the ad are available on Wednesday and Thursday only, while the rest of the book is available throughout the holiday weekend. Check your nearest Target location to confirm holiday hours.
Target 2016 Black Friday deals
For Black Friday 2016, Target’s 40-page ad labels each deal as a doorbuster special, but a select few stuck out as highlights. Low prices are found across storewide categories, but of course, big-ticket items saw the steepest discounts.
Read on for our highlights of the best Target deals.
All TVs are on sale, but Samsung flat-screens are the cream of the crop. There is a wide variety of video games and electronics savings likely to please the gamers and techies on your shopping list. Popular brand-name toys are buy one, get one half off, and all apparel, accessories and shoes for the entire family are marked down 30%.
As you browse holiday deals, remember to mind your credit card balance. Many Americans take on holiday debt but you can avoid paying interest with a 0% credit card. NerdWallet’s list of best credit cards for holiday shopping includes cards with 0% interest periods that may last from 9 to 21 months.
Here are some of the best Target Black Friday deals we found:
- All TVs are on sale starting at $249.99.
- Samsung 55-inch curved 4K UHD TV plus $70 Target gift card for $697.99 (regularly $1,099.99).
- Samsung 50-inch Smart Ultra HDTV for $397.99 (regularly $749.99).
- Samsung 55-inch Smart LED TV for $447.99 (regularly $699.99).
- Samsung 40-inch Smart LED TV for $247.99 (regularly $399.99).
- Xbox One S 500GB “Battlefield 1” or “Minecraft” bundle plus $40 Target gift card for $249.99 (regularly $299.99).
- PlayStation 4 Slim 500GB “Uncharted” bundle for $249.99 (regularly $299.99).
- Nintendo 3DS for $99.99 (regularly $199.99).
- Select PlayStation 4 and Xbox One video game titles as low as $8.
» NERDY TIP: Protect your purchase by paying with the right credit card. Some credit cards will pay you the difference if you find a lower price later, extend the product warranty, or protect against loss or damage.
- Select Apple iPads starting as low as $199.79 (save up to $150.99).
- Apple Watch Series 1 starting at $198 (save $71.99).
- GoPro Hero Session bundle plus $20 Target gift card for $179.99 (regularly $249.99).
- Beats by Dre Solo2 wireless headphones for $119.99 (save $180).
- Fitness trackers starting as low as $49.99 (save up to $79.99).
- Target will give you a free $250 Target gift card, a free Samsung Gear VR headset, and a $50 Oculus content pack with activation of the Samsung Galaxy S7 or the Galaxy S7 edge on Verizon, AT&T or Sprint. See the retailer for full eligibility requirements. Sale starts at 6 p.m. on Thanksgiving Day.
- Buy one, get one half off top toy brands including Nerf, Marvel, Disney Princess, VTech, My Little Pony and more.
- 40% off select Lego and play sets.
- Select Barbie dolls and play sets for $29.99 (save up to $30).
- Ninja Professional Kitchen System for $129.99 (save $90).
- Ninja coffee bar with glass carafe for $129.99 (save $50).
- 50% off select Black & Decker, Oster, West Bend and Hamilton Beach kitchen appliances.
- Dyson products starting at $199.99.
Target can be your one-stop shop for a wide range of goods, from clothing and electronics to groceries and home furnishings. Low everyday prices and sales are year-round occurrences, but there are a few tips and tricks to save even more at the discount retailer, as outlined in our Target store guide.
Target offers more opportunities to save in the days leading up to Black Friday. Starting on Nov. 19, Target brings back its 10 Days of Deals promotion, with daily discounts on products in some of the store’s most popular categories. The specials are available in-store and online, with free shipping. Here’s the deal schedule:
- Saturday, Nov. 19: 30% off toys.
- Sunday, Nov. 20: 10% off electronics and entertainment.
- Monday, Nov. 21: 20% off kitchen purchases.
- Tuesday, Nov. 22: 25% off beauty products.
- Wednesday, Nov. 23: Buy one, get one free frozen pizza.
- Thursday, Nov. 24: Shop Black Friday doorbuster deals on TVs, electronics and more.
- Friday, Nov. 25: Doorbusters: 30% off apparel, accessories and shoes for the family.
- Saturday, Nov. 26: Save $50 when you spend $100 in Target’s new curated holiday section, Wondershop.
- Sunday, Nov. 27, and Monday, Nov. 28: During Thanksgiving Week, Target will announce surprise deals featured on the last days of the promotion.
Target 2015 Black Friday deals
Target can be your one-stop shop for everything from clothing and electronics to groceries and home furnishings. Low everyday prices and sales are year-round occurrences, but there are a few tips and tricks to save even more at the discount retailer, as outlined in our Target store guide.
In 2015, Target went all out — before, during and after Black Friday. Deals started 10 days before the holiday weekend and the retailer released a 40-page ad packed with sought-after deals.
Check out some of Target’s 2015 Black Friday highlights:
- $87.99 for a Samsung 120-watt Bluetooth soundbar (regularly $179.99).
- Canon T5 DSLR camera with 18-55 mm lens and bag for $399.99.
- 25% off all Beats wireless headphones.
- 40% off most apparel and accessories storewide.
- $200 off Dyson’s Cinetic Big Ball Animal vacuum (regularly $599.99).
Target’s ad was also full of coupons. Shoppers visiting Target on Saturday during last year’s sale were eligible to receive $50 off with a coupon when they spent $100 or more on Holiday Shop items. Target giftcards of $50 to $150 came with Apple Watch, iPad and iPad mini purchases. Shoppers were wise to read the ads carefully, as some deals were limited to one day.
Check out our full list of 2016 ad leaks for up-to-date deal news from a wide range of retailers.
Shopping Dealfinder Newsletter
Get the best deals on Black Friday and beyond!