houston stores open on thanksgiving

Thanksgiving is a day for celebrating all of the things we’re thankful for alongside our loved ones. While we all envision Thanksgiving as a day when we can sit at home all day and watch football while eating ourselves into a coma, it’s all too common to have to make runs to the store for batteries for the remote control, extra whipped cream, other turkey day or everyday essentials, or just for some great deals.

Thankfully, there are quite a few stores that remain open on Thanksgiving Day, Thursday, November 28th. Below is a breakdown of which Houston stores are open on Thanksgiving as well as which are closed for the holiday.


Houston Stores Open on Thanksgiving

So far, we know of these stores in Houston open on Thanksgiving. Remember, hours can sometimes vary by location and we’ve done our best to ensure the accuracy of this list, but always check with your local store to confirm:

  • Bass Pro Shops: open 8:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m.
  • Best Buy: 5:00 p.m. to 1:00 a.m.
  • Big Lots: 7:00 a.m. to Midnight
  • Cabela’s: 8:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m.
  • Central Market: 7:00 a.m. 2:oo p.m.
  • CVS: open regular hours
  • Dick’s Sporting Goods: open with limited hours
  • Dollar General: open at 7:00 a.m.
  • DSW: 5 p.m. to 10 p.m.
  • Fiesta: open 7 am to 7 pm
  • Five Below: 6 p.m. to 11 p.m.
  • Foodarama: all locations open, some have hours of 7 am to 3 pm
  • Fry’s Electronics: 9 a.m. to 1 p.m.
  • GameStop: open at 3:00 p.m.
  • H-Mart: open from 8 am to 10 pm
  • HEB: Open 6:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m.
  • JCPenney: opens at 2:00 p.m.
  • Kohl’s: opens at 5:00 p.m.
  • Kroger: some locations open regular hours
  • Macy’s: open 5:00 p.m. to 2:00 a.m.
  • Michaels: opens 6:00 p.m.
  • New York & Company: open; hours TBA
  • Old Navy: opens at 4:00 p.m.
  • Phoenicia: open 8 am to 2 pm
  • Randalls: open 6 am to 4 pm
  • Ross: 6 p.m. to midnight
  • Sears: opens at 6:00 a.m.
  • Sprouts Farmers Market: open 7:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.
  • Target: 5:00 p.m. to 1 a.m.
  • Ulta Beauty: open at 5:00 p.m.
  • Victoria’s Secret: opens at 6 pm
  • Walgreens: open regular hours
  • Walmart: most stores open all day with Black Friday deals starting at 6:00 p.m.
  • Whole Foods: many stores open at 7:00 a.m. (Independence Heights, Katy, and Westchase open at 8 am)

Houston Stores Closed on Thanksgiving

There are many Houston stores closed on Thanksgiving. Don’t try running out to any of these stores on Thanksgiving Day, as you’ll find them locked up and dark:

  • Academy Sports+Outdoors
  • Ace Hardware
  • Aldi
  • American Girl
  • At Home
  • AT&T
  • Barnes & Noble
  • Bed, Bath & Beyond
  • Burlington
  • Cost Plus World Market
  • Costco
  • Crate and Barrel
  • Dressbarn (majority of stores)
  • Guitar Center
  • H&M
  • Half Price Books
  • Harbor Freight Tools
  • Hobby Lobby
  • Home Depot
  • HomeGoods
  • IKEA
  • Lowe’s
  • Marshalls
  • Nordstrom
  • Nordstrom Rack
  • Pep Boys
  • Petco
  • PetSmart
  • Pier 1 Imports
  • REI
  • Sam’s Club
  • Staples
  • Stein Mart
  • Sur La Table
  • TJ Maxx
  • Tractor Supply Co.
  • Trader Joe’s

Know of any other stores in Houston open on Thanksgiving? Share them with us by leaving a comment below. And don’t forget to check out our full guide for things to do on Thanksgiving in Houston.