Before we know it "Black Friday" shopping is going to be a thing of the past. Every year we ask how much earlier can stores open for holiday weekend shopping?

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Remember when we thought it was crazy that "the big box" stores would open their doors at midnight on Black Friday? Now, that's child's play. Most retailers are kicking off the shopping madness on Thanksgiving Day! Here are when the big guys are opening shop.

Best Buy  — Open at 6 p.m. on Thanksgiving until 10 p.m. on Friday.
J.C. Penney — Open at 8 p.m. on Thanksgiving until 9 p.m. on Friday.
Kohl’s — Open at 8 p.m. on Thanksgiving until midnight on Saturday.
Macy’s — Open at 8 p.m. on Thanksgiving until about 10 p.m. on Friday at most stores
Sears — Open at 8 p.m. on Thanksgiving until 10 p.m. on Friday.
Kmart — Open at 6 a.m. on Thanksgiving until 11 p.m. on Friday.
Staples — Open at 8 p.m. until midnight on Friday. Reopen at 6 a.m. until 9 p.m. on Friday.
Target — Open at 8 p.m. on Thanksgiving until 11 p.m. on Friday.
Toys R Us — Open at 5 p.m. on Thanksgiving until 10 p.m. on Friday.
Walmart — Open 24 hours at most stores.

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