Thanksgiving Shopping Crowds Will Be A Bit Smaller This Year (We Hope)

If you were hoping to get in some early Black Friday shopping on Thanksgiving, there will be fewer options. Last week, Walmart and Sam’s Club announced they will be closed on Turkey Day. Now, Target and Dick’s Sporting Goods have gone the same route.

Not only is this a way to give employees some holiday time at home with their families, but it also takes away the chance of HUGE crowds forming. No word on what happens that Friday, but we do know Target will start their holiday deals as early as October this year.

As I was writing this blog, I saw yet another store made a similar announcement: