It is common for stores to begin their Black Friday sales on Thanksgiving, which falls on Nov. 26 this year. Unfortunately, some businesses have decided to make you wait a few more hours to begin your holiday shopping because they will actually be opening their doors on Black Friday instead.
Here are 26 businesses that will be closing their doors on Thanksgiving day, according to BlackFriday.com.
26. Academy Sports + Outdoors
This store usually remains closed on Thanksgiving for their employees’ benefit, so this year will be no different for them. Their Black Friday hours have not yet been announced.
25. Banana Republic
All Banana Republic customers will have to wait until 8 a.m. on Black Friday to begin their shopping.