Here are when stores in Merced open on Thursday and Friday:
- Target is open on Thursday from 6 p.m. to midnight, and then opens on Friday at 6 a.m.
- Walmart is open all day Thursday, but Black Friday deals don't start until 6 p.m.
- Best Buy is open Thursday 5 p.m. to 1 a.m. on Friday and re-opens at 8 a.m.
- GameStop opens Thursday at 4 p.m. and on Friday open's at 10 a.m.
- Sears opens on Thursday at 6 p.m. and opens Friday at 5 a.m.
- JC Penny's stays open from Thursday at 2 p.m. to Friday 10 p.m.
- Kohl's is open from Thursday 8 a.m. through Friday 10 p.m.
- Merced Mall is closed Thursday and stores open on Friday at 6 a.m.
Monica Velez:209-385-2486, @monicavelez21