22. November 2011 07:34
Black Friday, the day after Thanksgiving, could be the most popular shopping day of the year among bargain shoppers. Stores are opening their doors earlier than ever this year, some even as early as Thanksgiving night. If you are looking to get a good deal and jump start your holiday shopping, follow our guide and get the best bargains in Mississippi.
The Outlets at Vicksburg are opening their doors at 11pm on Thanksgiving night and will be running specials throughout Black Friday until 9pm. Show up early and you have a chance to win a 42” 3D TV, $250 shopping spree, and an iPad2. See a full list of exclusive store specials and offers here. This is the perfect shopping venue for anyone who will be traveling to Central Mississippi.
Northpark Mall in Richland will open its doors at 4am on Black Friday, which leaves just enough time to get in few hours of sleep before you start your shopping. Deals and discounts are offered at many participating stores.
If you are spending your Thanksgiving near the coast, head over to the Gulfport Premium Outlets to start your Black Friday shopping. Stores will open at 10pm on Thanksgiving night for the Moonlight Madness Sale. Be one of the first 200 shoppers in line at Shoppers Services and you will receive a free $10 Tanger Gift Card. The first 100 shoppers in line at 2am will receive a $20 Tanger Gift Card. Check out the full list of Black Friday specials here.
The Bonita Lakes Mall in Meridian is celebrating Black Friday again this year. The doors open at 4am and anyone that arrives between 4am-12 noon will receive a free gift. Some stores such as JCPenny will open as early as 3:30am.
Wherever you decide to venture for your Black Friday shopping, make sure that you get plenty of rest, pack some snacks, and wear comfortable shoes! Take a load off your feet at the end of your long shopping day and book your hotel room before it’s too late!