Black Friday is coming up pretty quick! It seems that more and more people have started doing their shopping on Thanksgiving which has been coined as Grey Thursday. Well, some stores have promised to stay closed on Thanksgiving and instead make that time about their employees spending time with their families. Here is a list of the stores that will stay closed on Thanksgiving according to the site BestBlackFriday.

  • Ace Hardware
  • Acme Tools
  • AT&T (Company-Owned Stores)
  • Barnes & Noble
  • Burlington
  • Christopher & Banks
  • Dressbarn
  • Fleet Farm
  • H&M
  • Harbor Freight Tools
  • Hobby Lobby
  • Home Depot
  • IKEA
  • JOANN Stores
  • Lowe’s
  • Mattress Firm
  • Menards
  • Nordstrom
  • Nordstrom Rack
  • Office Depot & OfficeMax
  • Patagonia
  • Petco
  • PetSmart
  • Pier 1 Importss
  • REI
  • Sam’s Club
  • Sportsman’s Warehouse
  • Sprint (Retail Stores Closed Unless Mall Dictates Otherwise; Mall Kiosks May Open)
  • Staples
  • TJ Maxx
  • Tractor Supply Co.

It's important to note that some of these stores may be open if they are located in a mall that requires stores to be open when the mall is open. Per their lease agreements some may be required to be open.

If you know of any local stores that plan to be closed on Black Friday, leave us a comment and we'll update our list!

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