By Joshua Cole Little
LUBBOCK, TX--- Black friday shopping is coming just a little earlier this year.
Several stores all around Lubbock saying they are opening their doors on Thanksgiving for Black Friday shoppers.
Even the South Plains Mall joining in with their midnight madness.
"Its just each store has a different attack plan I guess. For making it exciting for the costumer so that our guest not only get a really good deal but have a realy good time." said Ashley Knox with the South Plains Mall.
Knox says the best way to shop will be to plan ahead.
"I think the best thing you can do for Black Friday to be successful is have a plan....
We're excited about Black Friday we think we have a lot of stores that are doing really good promotions and people have fun with this you know... Its an event."
Dollar General- 7am-7pm
Best Buy- 6pm
JC Penney- 8pm
Walmart- 24 hours deals start 6pm
Let's say the turkey got burned or you just don't feel like cooking.
Several restaurants will be open tomorrow.
Pecan Grill at the Overton 9am
Golden coral 7am-8pm
Cracker Barrel- 6pm-10pm
And something many of us can be thankful for...
The Cowboys and our Red Raiders are playing tomorrow afternoon.
We called around, several sports bars across lubbock will be open with the games on.
Buffalo Wild Wings- 2pm
Nick's Sports Bar- 3pm
Of course these are just a few of the places that will be open tomorrow to eat and shop.
If you're coming out to the south plains mall they say use #mmsouthplainsmall to see special deals and pictures of the early Black Friday shopping.
For a list of stores at the South Plains Mall that will be open you can visit southplainsmall.com