Thanksgiving is almost here, but there is something else more prominent than food that is on people's minds as the day approaches.
Shopping is as big of a priority around Thanksgiving as turkey, and stores have already lined up when, or if, they'll be open on Thanksgiving and what their hours of operation will be for Black Friday.
Check out this list of stores that will be open and when on Thanksgiving and Black Friday, according to bestblackfriday.com.
Hours for stores opened on Thanksgiving
Bass Pro Shops – 8 a.m. to 6 p.m.
Bealls Florida – 5 p.m. to 11 p.m.
Belk – 4 p.m. to 1 a.m.
Best Buy – 5 p.m. to 1 a.m.
Big Lots – 7 a.m. to midnight
Cabela’s – 8 a.m. to 6 p.m.
CVS – Regular Business Hours
Dick’s Sporting Goods – 6 p.m. to 2 a.m.
Dunham’s Sports – 3 p.m.
Dollar General – 7 a.m. to 10 p.m.
Fred’s – 9 a.m. to 5 p.m.
JCPenney – Thursday 2 p.m. to Friday 10 p.m.
Kohl’s – 5 p.m.
Kmart – 6 a.m. to midnight
Macy’s – 5 p.m. to 2 a.m.
Meijer- 6 a.m. through Friday
New York & Company – Open; Hours TBA
Old Navy – Thursday 3 p.m. to Friday 10 p.m.
Rite Aid – TBD
Sears – 6 p.m.
Shopko – Thursday 2 p.m. to Friday 10 p.m for Stores; Until 2 p.m. for doorbusters
Stage Stores – 1 p.m. to 1 a.m.
Target – 5 p.m. to 1 a.m.
Victoria’s Secret – varies by location
Walgreens – regular business hours
Walmart – 6 p.m.
Stores closed on Thanksgiving
Academy Sports + Outdoors
AT&T (company-owned stores)
Barnes & Noble
Big 5 Sporting Goods
BJ’s Wholesale Club
Blain’s Farm & Fleet
Bob’s Discount Furniture
Christopher & Banks
Cost Plus World Market
Crate and Barrel
dressbarn (majority of stores)
El Dorado Furniture
Half Price Books
Harbor Freight Tools
Mall of America
Music & Arts
Nebraska Furniture Mart
Office Depot & OfficeMax
P.C. Richard & Son
Pier 1 Imports
Raymour & Flanigan Furniture | Mattresses
Sierra Trading Post
Sprint (retail stores closed unless mall dictates otherwise; mall kiosks may open)
Sur La Table
The Container Store
The Original Mattress Factory
The Paper Store
Tractor Supply Co.
Hours for stores on Black Friday
Academy Sports Outdoors - 5 a.m. to 11 p.m.
Barnes & Noble - 8 a.m.
Bass Pro Shops - 5 a.m. to 9 p.m.
Belk - 6 a.m. to 10 p.m.
Best Buy - 8 a.m.
Big Lots - 6 a.m.
BJ’s Wholesale - 7 a.m.
Burlington - 7 a.m.
Cabela’s - 5 a.m. to 9 p.m.
Costco - 9 a.m.
Dick’s - 5 a.m. to 10 p.m.
Fred’s - normal hours
Guitar Center - 7 a.m. to 9 p.m.
Half Price Books - 9 a.m.
Harbor Freight Tools - 7 a.m. to 9 p.m.
Hobby Lobby - 8 a.m. to 9 p.m.
Home Depot - 6 a.m.
JCPenney - 2 p.m. Thursday to 10 p.m. Friday
Kmart - 6 a.m. to 10 p.m.
Kohl’s - 5 p.m. Thursday to 1 p.m. Friday
Lowe’s - 6 a.m. to 10 p.m.
Macy’s - 6 a.m. to 10 p.m.
Mattress Firm - 8 a.m. to 8 p.m.
Meijer - 6 a.m. Thursday
Music & Arts - 10 a.m. to 9 p.m.
Navy Exchange - 5 a.m.
Northern Tool & Equipment - 6 a.m. to 9 p.m.
Office Depot/OfficeMax - 8 a.m. to 9 p.m.
Old Navy - 3 p.m. Thursday to 10 p.m. Friday
Petco - 8 a.m.
PetSmart - 7 a.m. to 9 p.m.
Rite Aid - 7 a.m.
Sam’s Club - 7 a.m.
Staples - 7 a.m.
Stein Mart - 7 a.m. to 10 p.m.
Target - 7 a.m.
Tractor Supply - 6 a.m. to 9 p.m.
Walgreens - regular hours
-Fishbone’s Rhythm Kitchen Café
-Palette Dining Stuido at MGM
-Wolfgang Puck Steak at MGM
-Wyndham Sterling Inn Banquet & Conference Center
-Boston Market (15 Mile Rd.)
-Fishbone’s Rhythm Kitchen Café
-Boston Market (Rochester Rd.)
-Boston Market (Middlebelt Rd.)
-Black Forest Brew Haus & Grill
-Five Steakhouse at St. John’s
-Golden Fox and Fox Classic
-Ginopolis’ BBQ Smokehouse
-Boston Market (Hoover Rd.)
-Rubgy Grille at the Townsend Hotel
-Boston Market (Mack Rd.)
-Boston Market (Southfield Rd.)
-Boston Market (Mercury Rd.)
Apparatus Room, Detroit: Oysters, Maurice salad, Kale apple salad, turkey with herb stuffing, scallops with red cabbage and sunchokes, gemelli with turkey, chestnuts and cranberries, pommes puree, Brussels sprouts and dessert.
$78 per person, children 5-13 $25.
Aspen Restaurant & Bar, Macomb: Roasted turkey, ham, meatballs and gravy, sage stuffing, canned yams, green bean medley, desserts.
$24.99 a person, children 6-10 $6.99.
Bahama Breeze, various locations: Thanksgiving with an island twist, including jerk turkey and sides.
Full menu will also be available.
Bavarian Inn Restaurant, Frankenmuth: Family-style chicken and turkey buffet.
$27.99, ages 6-12 $6.99; ages 5 and under $1.99.
Boston Market: Sliced roast turkey breast and rotisserie chicken individual meals or “feasts for three,” plus home-style holiday sides, appetizers and whole pies.
Black Forest Brew Haus & Grill, Frankenmuth: Roast turkey, sides and desserts. Children’s table with chicken tenders and macaroni and cheese.
$20; $10 ages 5-10, 4 and younger free.
Fishbone's Rhythm Kitchen Cafe, St. Clair Shores: Deep-fried turkey, traditional trimmings and desserts. Regular menu items will also be available.
$27.95, children ages 12 and under $12.95.
Fishbone's Rhythm Kitchen Cafe, Detroit: Buffet with traditional turkey dinner and trimmings.
Turkey Dinner: 11 a.m.-10 p.m.
$27.95, $12.99 ages 6-9; $6.99 for under 5.
Walk-in only: 313-965-4600.
Five Steakhouse at St. John's, Plymouth: Turkey, three little pigs, sea bass with traditional sides.
Reservations only: 734-357-5700.
Ginopolis' Bar-B-Q Smokehouse, Farmington Hills: Limited menu will include turkey dinner, walnut chicken, two kinds of ribs, honey-baked ham, lamb chops, brisket, eggplant Parmesan.
Holly Hotel, Holly: Four-course meal, including traditional Thanksgiving.
$39, ages 8-12 $16, under 7 free.
Joe Bologna Trattoria, Sterling Heights: Traditional Thanksgiving menu and five other Italian dinners, including lasagna and rib eye.
$19, $9 for ages 6-12; children under 5 free.
Juliano's Restaurant, Warren: Thanksgiving buffet with turkey, stuffing, baked ham, Swedish meatballs, mixed vegetables and pumpkin pie.
$19.99, children 10 and under half price.
Maggiano's Little Italy, Troy: Family-style turkey dinner.
$39.95, ages 5-12 $17.95, under 5 free.
Prime + Proper, Detroit: Regular menu. Special menu.
Punch Bowl Social, Detroit: Regular menu.
Roger's Roost, Sterling Heights: Family-style turkey dinner with sides and desserts.
$22.95, $9.95 children 5-10, 5 and younger free.
Romano’s Macaroni Grill, Ann Arbor, Livonia and Auburn Hills: Three-course turkey dinner.
$24.99 per person, includes dessert.
Auburn Hills, 248-373-7507.
Rugby Grille at the Townsend Hotel, Birmingham: Four-course menu with entrée, side and desserts options.
Seatings at 1, 3, 5 and 7:30 p.m.
$85 per person.
100 Townsend, Birmingham.
Sportsmen's Den, Riverview: Grand buffet with traditional turkey fixings. A limited menu is also available. 12, 12:30 p.m. and 5:30 p.m.
Townhouse Detroit, Detroit: Serving from brunch menu 8 a.m.-2 p.m.
Tap at MGM Grand, Detroit: Breakfast buffet begins at 7 a.m., and a traditional dinner will be served until midnight.
Palette Dining Studio at MGM Grand Detroit, Detroit: Traditional Thanksgiving buffet will be served all day.
Waves Chill & Grill, St. Clair Shores: Thanksgiving buffet includes fruit display, Michigan salad, apple cranberry relish, Caesar salad, broccoli and cheddar quiche, herb-roasted turkey, shrimp and crab Alfredo, salmon and dessert.
$26.95, $13.95 children 5-10, 4 and younger free.
Wolfgang Puck Steak at MGM Grand Detroit, Detroit: Four-course meal including short ribs with a sweet potato puree, pumpkin and lobster bisque, a Peking-style turkey and pumpkin pie. 5-11 p.m. $65 fixed price.
Wyndham Sterling Inn Banquet and Conference Center, Sterling Heights: Thanksgiving buffet including mac and cheese, lobster, chicken, stuffing, 12 salad selections and pasta station, oven-roasted turkey, 24-foot long dessert table.
$34.99, ages 11 and younger $17.99.
Eddie V’s, Troy: Thanksgiving menu. Regular menu, will also be available.
$39 for adults and $15 for kids.
Golden Fox and Golden Fox Classic, Plymouth: Brunch offers breakfast choices and traditional Thanksgiving turkey and sides, along with other entrees, carving board meats, large salads, seafood, and a wide choice of desserts. The Fox Classic brunch is an abbreviated version of the Golden Fox's, and there are no breakfast items on the menu.
Brunch from 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. $36.95 for adults and $12.95 for children 3 to 12.
The Fox Classic brunch is $29.95 for adults and $10.95 for children 3 to 12.
Reservations: (734) 453-7272
The Vintage House, Fraser: The menu includes turkey, roast beef, and ham; sides like stuffing, sweet potatoes, macaroni and cheese, and penne rigate with meat sauce; jellied cranberries; and a host of holiday desserts.
Fraser hosts two seatings for Thanksgiving dinner at noon and 4 p.m.
$22.95 for adults and $13.95 for children ages 5 to 10.
You can also get Thanksgiving to-go for $299.95 that will serve turkey and all the trimmings to 15 to 20 guests.
Reservations: (586) 415-5678
Ernie’s, Clinton Township: All-you-can-eat Thanksgiving buffet.
$31.95 for adults and $12.95 for children 5 to 11.
Or you can get Thanksgiving to-go from Ernie's for $209.95 if you'd rather eat at home.