Stores CLOSED on Thanksgiving Day:
- A.C. Moore
- Abt Electronics
- Academy Sports + Outdoors
- Ace Hardware
- At Home
- Babies R Us
- BJ’s Wholesale Club
- Blain’s Farm and Fleet
- Cost Plus World Market
- Craft Warehouse
- Crate and Barrel
- DSW – Designer Shoe Warehouse
- Ethan Allen
- Gardner-White Furniture
- Guitar Center
- Half Price Books
- Harbor Freight
- Hobby Lobby
- Home Depot
- JOANN Fabric and Craft Stores
- Jos. A. Bank
- La-Z-Boy (all corporately owned stores)
- Mattress Firm
- Micro Center
- Mills Fleet Farm
- Music & Arts
- Neiman Marcus
- Nordstrom Rack
- Office Depot and OfficeMax
- Outdoor Research (closed Black Friday too)
- P.C. Richard & Son
- Party City
- Pier 1 Imports
- Raymour & Flanigan Furniture
- REI (closed Black Friday too)
- Sam’s Club
- Sears Hometown Stores
- Sears Outlet
- Shoe Carnival
- Sierra Trading Post
- Sportsman’s Warehouse
- Sprint (Corporate & Dealer Owned Stores; Mall Kiosks May Open)
- Stein Mart
- Sur La Table
- The Container Store
- The Original Mattress Factory
- TJ Maxx
- Tractor Supply
- Von Maur
- West Marine
Restaurants OPEN on Thanksgiving Day:
- Blue Mesa Grill, Arlington
- Buffalo West
- The Capital Grille
- Cast Iron Grill
- Chef Point Cafe
- Del Frisco’s Grille
- Eddie V’s Prime Seafood
- Lonesome Dove
- Mimi’s Cafe
- Silver Fox
- Woodshed Smokehouse
- Cool River Cafe
- III Forks
- Heaven’s Gate Restaurant
- Smply Fondue
- Gaylord Texan (3 Restaurants open)
Other services open and closed on Thanksgiving:
All nonessential city, federal, state and county offices will be closed Thursday in observance of Thanksgiving. Banks, stock markets and the U.S. Postal Service will also be closed.
Most school districts are closed all week.
Many city offices will be closed Friday as well,including: Arlington, Bedford, Colleyville, Euless, Fort Worth, Grapevine, Haslet, Hurst , Haltom City, Keller, Lake Worth, Mansfield, North Richland Hills, Richland Hills, Saginaw and Southlake.
Museums closed Thursday: Fort Worth Museum of Science and Natural History, Kimbell Art Museum, The Modern Art Museum of Fort Worth, Amon Carter Art Museum of American Art (closed Thursday through Saturday).
No trash will be picked up anywhere Thursday. After that, schedules vary by city. For those not listed, check the city’s website.
Services resumes on next scheduled collection day: Arlington, Colleyville, Keller, Lake Worth and Mansfield.
Thursday pickups will shift to Friday; Friday pickups to Saturday: Bedford, Euless, Fort Worth, Grapevine, Hurst, North Richland Hills and Southlake.
Residents in Fort Worth are allowed two extra bags of trash on their first pickup the day after Thanksgiving. Fort Worth’s four drop-off stations will be closed Wednesday-Thursday and will reopen Friday (9 a.m.-3 p.m.)
Grocery stores that will be open and closed Thursday in Dallas-Fort Worth:
Whole Foods Market: Open until 3 p.m. Thanksgiving Day.
Central Market: Open 8 a.m.-2 p.m. Thanksgiving Day.
Kroger: Open 8 a.m.-2 p.m Thanksgiving Day.
Sprouts: Open 7 a.m.-3 p.m. Thanksgiving Day.
Tom Thumb: Open 6 a.m.-8 p.m. Thanksgiving Day.
Trader Joe’s: Closed Thanksgiving Day.
Eatzi’s: Closed Thanksgiving Day.
Walmart: Open all day Thanksgiving Day.
Market Street: Closed Thanksgiving Day.
In the Sack: Closed on Thanksgiving.
Albertsons: Open from 6 a.m.-4 p.m. Thanksgiving.
Natural Grocers: Closed on Thanksgiving.
Target: Closed during the day. Open at 6 p.m. for Black Friday shopping.
Aldi: Closed Thanksgiving Day.