Black Friday Shoppers Crowd Kentucky Stores

The madness is underway as shopper clogged stores across Kentucky on Black Friday.

Bargain hunters lined up across Kentucky, staking out holiday deals. Some were there as early as 11 a.m. Thanksgiving morning. 27NEWSFIRST caught up with a crowd braving the cold outside Best Buy.

For many the shopping frenzy started early. Some Lexington stores offered doorbuster deals on Thanksgiving day.

Black Friday can account for 40 percent of a Merchant's earnings, but it's not the busiest shopping day of the year. That day usually falls the Saturday before Christmas.

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  • by steve on Nov 25, 2007 at 02:05 PM
    Yea good thing i did not listen to liberals you would have thought we was in a resession or something yea i thought gas was to high no one would travel or maybe to much (edited) global warming going on gooday.
  • by Anonymous on Nov 24, 2007 at 10:31 AM
    Target on Nicholasville Road did a wonderful job yesterday morning. Later on in the day there was a nice customer who helped me find some movies at the Target in Hamburg. I only have heard horror stories from black friday but overall my husband and I had a good shopping experience this weekend.
  • by lwc2007 Location: kentucky on Nov 23, 2007 at 01:12 PM
    I went to Lexington this morning to go shopping. It was crazy 100-150 people lined up outside Best Buy waiting to get in. I went to Kohl's and stood in a checkout that literally went around the entire building for 1 1/2 hr...


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