It remains the craziest and busiest day of the Christmas shopping season.
Over the years, the Friday after Thanksgiving has become synonymous with bargains and the chance to buy the hottest gifts for the holidays.
If you plan to brave the cold and the crowds to get that big deal on Friday, you will need to know when malls and big stores in Reading and North Reading and the surrounding area will be open in order to plan your shopping strategy.
Burlington Mall: 12:30 a.m.-10 p.m.
Liberty Tree Mall (Danvers): 12:30 a.m.-10 p.m.
Northshore Mall (Peabody): 12:30 a.m.-10 p.m.
Pheasant Lane Mall (Nashua, NH): 12 a.m.– 10 p.m.
Solomon Pond Mall (Marlboro): 12:30 a.m.-10 p.m.
The Mall of New Hampshire (Manchester, NH): 12 a.m. – 10 p.m.
The Mall at Rockingham Park (Salem, NH): 12 a.m. – 10 p.m.
Reading and North Reading Stores:
Home Depot: 5 a.m. – 10 p.m.
Walmart: 1 a.m. – Midnight
REI: 8 a.m. - 9 p.m.
Marshalls: 7 a.m. to 10 p.m.
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Bed, Bath and Beyond: 6 a.m. – 9 p.m.
Best Buy: 1 a.m. – 10 p.m.
Sports Authority: 12AM –10PM
Target: 1 a.m. – 11 p.m.
Toys 'R' Us: 1 a.m. – 11 p.m.
Dick's Sporting Goods: 12:30 a.m.-10 p.m
JC Penney: 6 a.m. – 11 p.m.
Kohl’s: 1 a.m. – Midnight
Macy's: 12:30 a.m. – 10 p.m.
Nordstrom: 7 a.m. – 10 p.m.
Lord & Taylor: 5 a.m. – 11 p.m.
Lowes: 5 a.m. – 10 p.m.