Update: Marshalls will open at 7 a.m. Friday.
A sampling of Black Friday openings in the Atlanta area
Academy Sports and Outdoors: 5 a.m. Friday
Belk: 3 a.m. Friday
Best Buy: Midnight Friday, preceded outside several locations by 9 p.m. Thursday screening of “Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows: Part 2.” Free snacks and refreshments available 8 p.m. Placeholder tickets distributed as early as 10 p.m.
Brandsmart: 10 p.m. Thursday
Dick’s Sporting Goods: 5 a.m. Friday
Disney stores: midnight Friday (Town Center at Cobb store opens 11 p.m. Thursday)
HHGregg: midnight Friday
J.C. Penney: 4 a.m. Friday
Kmart: 6 a.m. Thursday
Kohl’s: midnight Friday
La-Z-Boy: 9 a.m. Friday
Macy’s: midnight Friday
Marshalls: 7 a.m. Friday
Old Navy: 9 a.m.-8 p.m. Thursday, reopening midnight Friday
Radio Shack: 5:30 a.m. Friday
Sears: 4 a.m. Friday
Sports Authority: 5 a.m. Friday
Staples: 4 a.m. Friday
Stein Mart: 6 a.m. Friday
Target: midnight Friday
Toys R Us: 9 p.m. Thursday; another set of doorbusters on sale 5 a.m. Friday
Walmart: Toys, home and apparel sale begins 10 p.m. Thursday. Electronics sale begins midnight Friday. Additional sales begin 8 a.m. Friday.
*Editor’s note: Midnight Friday is, of course, Friday morning, not Friday night.
For mall hours, click here.
– By Lauren Davidson, Atlanta Bargain Hunter
Going shopping on Black Friday? Use #BlackFridayATL to join the Twitter conversation on deals, parking and traffic.