Stores are sending a strong message that Turkey Day is supposed to be spent with family, not shopping.  There are at least 58 confirmed very well known stores that have all committed to shutting their doors this Thanksgiving and a lot of them are right here in the Treasure Valley.

Best Black Friday's list shows us missing out on Costco, Home Depot, Lowe's, Sam's Club and a whole lot more.  Here's a few of what you won't see open this Thanksgiving.


  • Blain’s Farm and Fleet
  • Burlington
  • Costco
  • Ethan Allen
  • Guitar Center
  • Half Price Books
  • Harbor Freight
  • Hobby Lobby
  • Home Depot
  • HomeGoods
  • JOANN Fabric and Craft Stores
  • La-Z-Boy (all corporately-owned stores)
  • Lowe’s
  • Mattress Firm
  • Office Depot and OfficeMax
  • Party City
  • Petco
  • PetSmart
  • Pier 1 Imports
  • Sam’s Club
  • Sprint (Corporate & Dealer Owned Stores; Mall Kiosks May Open)
  • Staples
  • TJ Maxx
  • Tractor Supply
  • Von Maur

This list is just the tip of the iceberg.  There's a whole lot more and there will be more announcing in the very near future that they will also be closed on Thanksgiving.  You can check out all the stores closing their doors HERE.