These Minnesota Stores Will Be Closed on Thanksgiving

These store closures might put a wrench in your Thanksgiving Day shopping plans, because they'll be closed for the holiday.

Initially I didn't understand the appeal of shopping on Thanksgiving, but there's something so overpoweringly magical about Christmas that I just can't help it anymore. Unfortunately shoppers won't be able to shop at these stores. Fortunately, the employees at these stores will get to enjoy their holiday.

According to USA TODAY, these stores across the country will be closed: 

  1. A.C. Moore
  2. Abt Electronics
  3. Academy Sports + Outdoors
  4. Ace Hardware
  5. Acme Tools
  6. Allen Edmonds
  7. American Girl
  8. At Home
  9. AT&T (company-owned stores)
  10. Barnes & Noble
  11. Big 5 Sporting Goods
  12. BJ's Wholesale Club
  13. Blain's Farm & Fleet
  14. Bob's Discount Furniture
  15. Burlington
  16. Christopher & Banks
  17. Cost Plus World Market
  18. Costco
  19. Craft Warehouse
  20. Crate & Barrel
  21. Dillard's
  22. Dressbarn (majority of stores)
  23. Fleet Farm
  24. Gardner-White Furniture
  25. Guitar Center
  26. H&M
  27. Half Price Books
  28. Harbor Freight Tools
  29. Hobby Lobby
  30. Home Depot
  31. HomeGoods
  32. Homesense
  33. IKEA
  34. Joann Stores
  35. Lamps Plus
  36. Lowe's
  37. Marshalls
  38. Mattress Firm
  39. Menards
  40. Music & Arts
  41. Nordstrom
  42. Nordstrom Rack
  43. Office Depot and OfficeMax
  44. P.C. Richard & Son
  45. Patagonia
  46. Pep Boys
  47. Petco
  48. PetSmart
  49. Pier 1 Imports
  50. Publix
  51. Raymour & Flanigan Furniture | Mattresses
  52. REI
  53. Sam's Club
  54. Sierra Trading Post
  55. Sportsman's Warehouse
  56. Sprint (with the exception of some small retail stores and kiosks)
  57. Staples
  58. Stein Mart
  59. Sur La Table
  60. The Container Store
  61. The Paper Store
  62. TJ Maxx
  63. Tractor Supply Co.
  64. Trollbeads
  65. Von Maur
  66. West Marine

This post will periodically be updated to reflect updated store closures between its original publication and Thanksgiving Day.

Photo: Getty Images/Rosley Majid, EyeEm 

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