Thanksgiving is all about food, family, football and shopping? This year, even though there are quite a few stores that will be closed for turkey day. But what about the stores that will be ready for shoppers on Thanksgiving Day?

Here is a list of area stores that will be open in case you want to get started on your Christmas shopping or just need some space from a day of visiting with family.

These stores will open on Thursday, November 28 Thanksgiving Day:

Big Lots will open at 7AM to midnight Thanksgiving Day.

JC Penny will open its doors at 2PM

Old Navy and GameStop are both set to open at 3PM

Stores opening at 5PM Thanksgiving Day are: Target, Kohl's, Best Buy and Bed Bath and Beyond.    

Walmart will have normal hours but starting at 6PM Thanksgiving Day is when their Black Friday sales start.