Press Release

BJ's Wholesale Club to Close on Thanksgiving for 10th Year in a Row

Club Announces Black Friday and Holiday Hours, plus Double Perks for Holiday Shoppers

October 3, 2016 8:10 AM EDT

WESTBOROUGH, Mass., Oct. 3, 2016 -- BJ's Wholesale Club today announced its clubs will be closed on Thanksgiving Day for the 10th year in a row, enabling Team Members to enjoy the holiday with their families.

"We want our Team Members and Members to enjoy time with family and friends on Thanksgiving," said Chris Baldwin, president and CEO, BJ's Wholesale Club.  "Our clubs will be closed on Thanksgiving Day, and we'll be ready on Black Friday to offer our Members outstanding value and the best deals on electronics, exclusive toys and more. And for our Members who want to shop on Thanksgiving Day, will offer a great selection of Black Friday deals."

BJ's clubs will open at 7 a.m. on Black Friday with hundreds of exciting offers, exclusive in-club only deals and dozens of doorbusters. Clubs will begin operating on extended holiday hours beginning Monday, November 28th.

From Friday, Nov. 18 to Monday, Nov. 28, Members can shop the BJ's Black Friday Savings Event. These 11 days of savings will feature hundreds of exciting offers both in-club and online plus exclusive in-club only deals. Members can pick up their Black Friday Savings Event handout in-club in early November to view all of the upcoming deals, including exclusive Black Friday doorbusters.

Members of the My BJ's PerksTM Program will get amazing awards through an exclusive holiday event this season. My BJ's Perks Program Members will have the opportunity to earn double on select purchases made in-club or online at during the holiday season. The Double Perks promotion starts on Nov. 18, 2016, earning My BJ's Perks Members up to 10 percent back on purchases in select categories including televisions, jewelry & watches, toys and more. BJ's Perks Plus® and BJ's Perks Elite® card members will earn double by using their My BJ's Perks® Mastercard®. The promotion is valid through Nov. 28, 2016. Visit starting on Oct. 10 to learn more.

BJ's Wholesale Club Holiday Hours:

  • Thanksgiving Day, Nov. 24: Closed.
  • Black Friday, Nov. 25: 7 a.m. open, normal closing hours.
  • Monday, November 28 –Visit to find local club holiday hours.

BJ's Wholesale Club will continue to offer Members convenient shopping options during the holiday season including in-club shopping, and its recently launched Pick Up & Pay service. Customers not currently enrolled in Membership can sign up for a free 90-day trial at the Membership desk in their local club.

About BJ's Wholesale Club, Inc.
Headquartered in Westborough, Massachusetts, BJ's is the leading operator of membership warehouse clubs in the Eastern United States. The company currently operates 214 clubs and 130 BJ's Gas® locations in 15 states. 

BJ's provides a one-stop shopping destination filled with top-quality, leading brands, including its exclusive Wellsley Farms and Berkley Jensen brands, along with USDA Choice meats, premium produce and delicious organics,  many in supermarket sizes. BJ's is also the only major membership warehouse club to accept all manufacturers' coupons and, for greater convenience, offers the most payment options.

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BJ's is wholly owned by affiliates of Leonard Green & Partners, CVC Capital Partners and its management team.

SOURCE BJ's Wholesale Club

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