You don't have to wait until Black Friday for deals

Eager shoppers cram into a store on Black Friday / WNWO Newsfile

Consumers don't have to wait until Black Friday to find holiday shopping deals. This year, stores are opening earlier than ever.

Here are the times some of the big name stores in the area are opening up:

Walmart: 10PM Thursday

Target: 12AM

Kohl's: 12 AM

Best Buy: 12AM

Macy's: 12AM

Meijer: 4 AM

K-Mart: 5 AM

Westfield Franklin Park Mall doors open at 11PM on Thursday. Stores open 12AM.

Levis Commons opens at 10AM but individual stores may open earlier.

Fallen Timbers lets you start shopping until you drop at 6AM.

WalMart and Meijer are open Thanksgiving Day, but will kick in their Black Friday sales at the listed times.