The first step in creating a Black Friday shopping strategy? Find out when your favorite store opens.
Fortunately, we can help. Here's a sampling of when you can start shopping at some popular Columbus stores on Friday.
Best Buy: 5 a.m.
Kohl's: 3 a.m.
Target: 4 a.m.
Kmart: 5 a.m.
Old Navy: Midnight
Toys R Us: Store opens 10 p.m. Thursday
Walmart: Even if a store is open 24 hours, deals generally begin at 5 a.m. Some items go on sale at midnight.
Peachtree Mall: The main mall opens at 6 a.m., but stores like Macy's and JCPenney will open at 4 a.m.
Consult Thursday's Ledger-Enquirer for shopping tips.