Here are start times* for some of the special sales that stores plan Thursday and Friday.
12:01 a.m.: Dillons Marketplace
6 a.m.: Kmart
7 a.m.: Big Lots
8 a.m.: CVS Pharmacy, Family Dollar, Gander Mountain, Walgreens
4 p.m.: Michaels
5 p.m.: Toys R Us
6 p.m.: Best Buy, Shoe Carnival, Sports Authority, Walmart
7 p.m.: Kmart, Old Navy, Sears Hometown Store, Sears Outlet
8 p.m.: Dicks Sporting Goods, Jos. A. Banks, JCPenney, Kohls, Office Depot, OfficeMax, Sears, Target, Towne East Square, Towne West Square, Ulta
5 a.m.: Academy Sports and Outdoors, Cabelas, Gordmans, Home Depot, Lowes
6 a.m.: Bed Bath & Beyond, Guitar Center, Hancock Fabrics, JoAnn Fabric and Craft Store, Menards, Northern Tool and Equipment, Sheplers, Tractor Supply Co.
7 a.m.: Ashley Furniture, Furniture on Consignment, Petco, PetSmart, Sams Club, World Market
7:30 a.m.: Sutherlands
8 a.m.: Damm Music Center, Havertys, Mattress Firm, RadioShack, Salon Brands, Slumberland Furniture, SofaMart
9 a.m.: LaZBoy, Ribbit Computers
*Note: Some stores are open 24 hours on Thanksgiving, including Dillons Marketplace and Walmart. The times listed for those stores are times special sales start.