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Target & Walmart open late on Thanksgiving, but shop here while you wait

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Which stores are open and which are closed on Thanksgiving day?

Not every store is closed on Thanksgiving. Whether you need to stop for a six-pack, need a place to pick up an extra can of pumpkin puree for the pie you just screwed up or just want to get an early start on Black Friday, some retailers will be ready and others won't.

Open all day

  • Most convenience stores, like QuikTrip and Circle K
  • Most urgent care clinics, like CareNow and E-Care (check the provider's website)

Hours vary by location

  • Kroger (regular opening hours for your location, closes early)
  • Winn-Dixie (regular opening hours for your location, closes early)
  • Fire Mountain

Opening at 6 a.m.

  • Gander Mountain
  • H-E-B
  • Kmart
  • Meijer

Opening at 7 a.m.

  • Big Lots
  • Dell Home
  • Dollar General
  • Whole Foods

Opening at 8 a.m.

  • Bass Pro Shops
  • CVS Minute Clinic (select locations, specific hours vary)
  • Family Dollar
  • Gander Mountain
  • RadioShack
  • Rite Aid
  • Walgreens

Opening at 4 p.m.

  • Bealls
  • Goody's
  • H.H. Gregg
  • Michaels
  • Old Navy
  • Palais Royal
  • Peebles
  • Stage

Opening at 5 p.m.

  • Babies"R"Us
  • Best Buy
  • Dick's Sporting Goods
  • JCPenney
  • Stein Mart
  • Toys"R"Us

Opening at 6 p.m.

  • Aéropostale
  • American Eagle Outfitters
  • Anthropologie
  • Belk
  • Bon-Ton
  • Buckle
  • Carson's
  • Children's Place
  • Claire's
  • Disney Stores
  • Express
  • Field & Stream Shop
  • Finish Line
  • GNC
  • J.Crew
  • Kay Jewelers
  • Kohl's
  • Lids
  • The Limited
  • Loft
  • Macy's
  • Maurices
  • Nike Factory Stores
  • The North Face
  • MC Sports
  • Office Depot
  • OfficeMax
  • PacSun
  • Rue21
  • Sears
  • Sears Outlet
  • Shoe Carnival
  • Shopko
  • Sports Authority
  • Staples
  • Sunglasses Hut
  • Target
  • Tilly's
  • Victoria's Secret
  • Walmart
  • Yankee Candle Company
  • Zumiez

Opening at 8 p.m.

  • Anna's Linens
  • Ulta

Closed on Thanksgiving

  • Barnes & Noble
  • Bed Bath & Beyond
  • BJ's Wholesale Club
  • Burlington Coat Factory
  • Costco
  • Crate & Barrel
  • CVS (stores... clinics may be open, see above)
  • Dillard's
  • DSW
  • GameStop
  • HomeGoods
  • Home Depot
  • Jo-Ann Fabric and Craft Stores
  • Lowe's
  • Marshalls
  • Nordstrom
  • Petco
  • PetSmart
  • Pier 1
  • REI
  • Ross
  • Sam's Club
  • Sur La Table
  • Talbots
  • The MAC Store
  • T.J.Maxx

Note: Hours may vary regionally. Please check local listings for specific store hours in your area.

Do you work at a place that will be open on Thanksgiving? Or know of one we missed? Let us know in the comments below.

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