If you were planning on eating a whole bunch of turkey on Thanksgiving Day and then hitting up some stores for deals, you'll need to do a lot of that shopping online this year.  Over 30 stores in Minnesota, Iowa, Illinois, Wisconsin, and throughout the United States have already announced that they are closing for the day.

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30+ Stores in Minnesota, Iowa, Illinois, Wisconsin, and Throughout the U.S. That Are Closed Thanksgiving Day

Relax and hang out with family this Thankgiving because quite a few stores are saying they are locking up their storefronts that day so their employees can be home with their families too.  Forbes put out a list of stores that are closing on Thanksgiving day in Minnesota, Iowa, Illinois, Wisconsin, and throughout the United States and so far including the following:

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  • Kohl's
  • Target
  • Walmart
  • A.C.Moore
  • Aldi
  • Ashley Furniture
  • Barnes & Noble
  • Bed, Bath & Beyond
  • Best Buy
  • BJ Wholesale Club
  • bluemercury
  • Bloomingdale's
  • Brulington Coat Factory
  • Calvin Klein
  • Century 21
  • Costco
  • Crate & Barrel
  • Dick's Sporting Goods
  • Forever 21
  • Home Depot
  • Home Goods
  • HomeSense
  • JCPenney
  • Macy's
  • Marshall's
  • Nordstrom
  • Petco
  • PetSmart
  • Publix
  • Sam's
  • Sierra
  • Sur La Table
  • TJ Maxx
  • T-Mobile
  • Trader Joe's
  • White House Black Market
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Do you know of another store that will be closed on Thanksgiving?

I used to work in retail for many years and it is a tough job during the holidays.  I am loving that stores are closing on holidays so their employees can have time with their families.  To all who are closing up and making that happen, I applaud you!  If there is another store, especially a local one, that is planning on being closed on Thanksgiving, let me know over on my Facebook page - Jessica On The Radio - or send me an e-mail at jessica.williams@townsquaremedia.com.

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