Black Friday Shopping Guide in St. Louis

The stores, sales and strategies you need to optimize your all-night shopping blow-out.

Here’s a new holiday tradition to try: Say grace, eat turkey and head to the mall.

Black Friday sales start at midnight this year at some of the region's biggest stores, including Walmart, Target, Kohl’s and Best Buy. The is also opening at midnight for the first time in its history. 

We’ve read through the ads and compiled everything you need for the best all-night holiday shopping blow-out possible. And for each sale, we've highlighted the items we think would make the best gifts (at the best prices)!

Check back on the morning of Black Friday for updates and tips.

Hour-By-Hour Openings

10 p.m. Thanksgiving Day: (toys, home, apparel)

Midnight: Walmart (electronics), Target, Kohl's, Best Buy, , , Chesterfield Mall, Mid Rivers Mall, St. Clair Square, South County Center and West County Center

4 a.m.: JC Penney

5 a.m.: Cabela's, Dick's Sporting Goods, Sears Outlet, Sports Authority

5:30 a.m.: RadioShack

6 a.m.: Bass Pro Shops, , St. Louis Galleria

Store's Sales

As stores release their Black Friday listings, we'll post the details and best deals.

10 p.m. Thursday - Toys, home and apparel sale
Midnight Friday - Electronics
8 a.m. - Everything else
Gift ideas:

  • Wii Limited Edition Blue Console with Remote Plus and Nunchuck
    • Black Friday price: $99.96, exclusive to Walmart

Midnight Friday
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Midnight Friday
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Best Buy
Midnight Friday
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Midnight Friday
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  • Jeans
    • Regular price: $20 to $30
    • Black Friday price: $15

JC Penney
4 a.m. Friday
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5 a.m. Friday
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Dick's Sporting Goods
5 a.m. Friday, or 6 a.m. online
Gift ideas:

  • Sole Treadmill or Eliptical
    • Regular price: $900 to $2300
    • Black Friday: Reduced and comes with a free Android Tablet

Sears Outlet
5 a.m. Friday
Gift ideas:

  • Men’s, Womens’ and Children’s Clothes
    • Regular price: $10 to $100
    • Black Friday price: $7
  • GE 12MP Digital Camera
    • Regular price: $130
    • Black Friday price: $60

5 a.m. Friday
Gift ideas:

  • Men’s, Women’s and Kid’s Footwear
    • Black Friday deal: buy one, get one 50 percent off
  • Reaction Mountain Bikes
    • Regular price: $200
    • Black Friday price: $100

5:30 a.m. Friday
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Bass Pro Shops
6 a.m. Friday
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6 a.m. Friday
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