Many local independent businesses are closed for the Thanksgiving weekend, so their staff can enjoy the holiday too, but just as many will be open on Black Friday. Don't forget about our unique local stores for one-of-a-kind holiday gifts!
Kohls, Macy's, Gap, Banana Republic, Best Buy, American Eagle, Herbegers, Aeropostal, Express, Victoria's Secret, The Body Shop, New York and Company, Buckle, Arden B have all anounced that some or all of their stores will open at midnight on Black Friday.
Check with the location you plan to visit to confirm.
Alberville Premium Outlets, a mall with about 100 outlet stores, is about 30 miles northeast of Minneapolis. A few stores are opening before Midnight, and the majority of the other stores in the mall will open at midnight on Friday November 23, and will stay open until 10 p.m., with extended hours for the rest of Thanksgiving weekend.
Other Malls in the Twin Cities
Most local malls are opening early on Black Friday.
The Rosedale Center has many stores opening at midnight.
The Southdale Center has stores opening at midnight too.
Maplewood Mall is open from midnight - 10 p.m.
Woodbury Lakes some stores will open at midnight or 4 am, the rest of the mall opens 7 a.m. - 9 p.m.
The Northtown Mall in Blaine bucks the trend - it is open from 7 a.m - 9 p.m.
The Burnsville Center opens at at midnight, with the majority of the mall's stores opening at midnight.
The Galleria in Edina is open 9 a.m. - 9 p.m.
Gaviidae Common in downtown Minneapolis is open but with their regular Friday opening hours, check individual stores for hours.
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