Black Friday starts on Thanksgiving at Sawgrass Mills

Mall will be open 24 hours starting on Thanksgiving

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SUNRISE, Fla. - The busiest shopping weekend of the year will begin a day earlier again this year at Sawgrass Mills Mall.

The mall sent out a news release on Tuesday advising that it will open at 9 p.m. on Thanksgiving.

The mall will stay oepn until 9:30 p.m. the following day.

"For great value and incredible brand selection, Sawgrass Mills can't be beat," said Joellyn Fellmeth, director of marketing and business development at Sawgrass Mills.

The mall has more than 350 stores incluiding the Banana Republic Factory Store, Guess Factory Store, J.Crew Factory, Nike Factory Store, Polo Ralph Lauren Factory Store and outlets from  L' Occitane and  Swarovski.  Plus, there are more than 40 retailers exclusive to Sawgrass Mills in the South Florida market, including outlet concepts from Prada, Tory Burch, Disney's Character Warehouse, Giorgio Armani, Fossil, TAG Heuer, Le Creuset and Tommy Bahama.

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