Friday, November 23, 2012
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Dedicated shoppers loaded up on caffeine and great deals this Black Friday with the help of local retailers. This Black Friday Freehold shoppers had even more success with local retailers opening their doors even earlier than usual. Stores in the Freehold Raceway Mall opened their doors at the stroke of midnight on Friday, while Toys R Us let the saving begin as early as 8 p.m. on Thanksgiving. Whether you scored some great deals or just admired the crowds, share your Black Friday experience in the comment section below and upload pictures of the great deals you recieved in the photo gallery above by clicking on the “upload photos and video button”.
Pictures from the mall's Midnight Madness event on Black Friday.
Just in case you slept through the craziness of Black Friday - here are some pictures from the Freehold Raceway Mall's Middnight Madness event!
Thursday, November 22, 2012
When people start lining up late Thanksgiving night to take advantage of door-buster deals in the wee hours Friday morning, will you be there?
Love it or hate it, Black Friday is the Super Bowl of shopping. And with its arrival mere hours away, Manalapan is abuzz with people talking about the potential savings stores big and small have to offer. Some people create their own Black Friday “game plans” on what stores to hit and when after they've poured over the announced bargains various retailers have to offer. There are those so keen on saving they set alarms to wake them up in the wee hours of the night. These folks line up early and some even camp out all night to be able to scoop up the deals they’re after. Are you one of those shoppers? Do you do Black Friday or do you prefer to stay as far away from stores on the day after Thanksgiving as possible?
Black Friday, Small Business Saturday and Cyber Monday rule the shopping roost after Thanksgiving.
If you have a black belt in Black Friday shopping, listen up: area big-box retailers are gearing up to dazzle bargain hunters even earlier this year—starting on Thanksgiving Day! Last week, Walmart announced that it would open its doors at 8 p.m. on Thursday, Nov. 22 and offer holiday doorbusters while supplies last. These include deals on TVs, iPads, an electric scooter for $79 and a steam mop for $39. Not to be outdone, Target and Best Buy are also planning all-out holiday shopping assaults. Target's deals begin at 9 p.m. According to an ad leaked online, the best deals will be for TVs, a Nook, a Nikon camera and an XBOX 360 Kinect bundle. The Target in Manalapan is located at 55 Route 9 in the Epicentre Shopping Plaza. At Best Buy, …
Thursday, November 24, 2011
Do you love the adrenaline of shopping early and scoring deals, or don't want to bothered with the aggravation?
Black Friday has become a holiday in and of itself. While some people look forward to the Friday after Thanksgiving just as much as Turkey Day itself, some people think the very idea of waking up early to hit the stores is inane. What do you think? Are the Black Friday deals worth the early wake-up call and crowds? Or, is Black Friday worth every penny saved? For a list of the Black Friday Deals at the Freehold Raceway Mall, click here.