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Black Friday Store Hours

Best Buy stores open at 5 p.m. on Thanksgiving evening.

Store Hour Details: Most stores open Thursday at 5 p.m., close at 1 a.m. Friday and reopen at 8 a.m. on Friday. Maine, Massachusetts and Rhode Island stores are closed on Thursday. They open, and remain open, on Friday at 12:01 a.m. (ME) and 1 a.m. (MA and RI). Hours may vary where required by law or by landlord regulations. For your local store hours, please search by your state and location.

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Become a Master of Black Friday

Prep for Black Friday with tips, tricks, strategies and stories to help you navigate the year’s biggest shopping event.

The Best Buy Day-After-Thanksgiving Event: How, Where and When

Planning Your Shopping Strategy

Having a well-thought-out strategy is a good way to maximize your success on what is considered the biggest shopping day of the year. That strategy should include answering the question, "Where can I find Black Friday sales near me?" so you can scout your Best Buy location of choice in advance to determine the closest parking spots. You should get a feel for the layout of the store so you'll be poised and ready when the doors open. You'll also want to scope out our Black Friday ad before the big day to help determine your priorities, plus read up on other Black Friday hacks and tips to help you out-maneuver other shoppers on your way to getting what you want.

Best Buy: Black Friday Locations

It's helpful to research the quickest routes in advance because, on Black Friday, stores often get very crowded. So, in case you're not sure which Best Buy Black Friday location is closest to your home, we've loaded up our Store Locator (below) to provide you with the information you need. Just put in the city or zip code. It's also a good resource if you'll be traveling for your Thanksgiving celebration and are asking yourself, "Will there be a Best Buy near me?"

Best Buy: Black Friday Hours

As part of your shopping plan, you'll want to verify the Black Friday hours since they vary from normal hours of operation. You can find the general information for all stores in the box at the left, and you can get the specific info for the stores you're interested in by using the Store Locator.

Some Black Friday shoppers are so excited about the approaching sale, they camp out for days or even weeks at their favorite Best Buy store. Don't worry; you don't have to bring a tent and sleeping bag to get in on money-saving deals. In fact, if you decide to stay home and shop online, you can have your order shipped to the store closest to you, then pick it up there, to avoid shipping and scheduled delivery charges.