In the United States, Thanksgiving Day is called Black Friday; traditionally this is the day beginning of the Christmas shopping season. In this day major shopping mall opens early in the morning, 4AM for customers and they have a lot of promotional offers for this day as a lots of people buy gift items for their friends and family or relatives. That’s why it calls Thanksgiving Day. As it celebrate on Friday, so we call it Black Friday. The Friday is just before Christmas celebration and in western culture; people have the opportunity for shopping.
On the Black Friday, major shopping mall like- Amazon and Walmart. On this day shopping mall have the opportunity to earn a lot by promotional sale.
Some information about Black Friday:
- Observed by: United States
- Date: The Friday after United States (U.S.) Thanksgiving
- 2013 date: November 29
- 2012 date: November 23
- 2011 date: November 25
- Celebrations: Shopping (Thanksgiving)
- Related to the topic: (A) Small Business Saturday, (B) Cyber Monday, (C) Boxing Day, (D) Thanksgiving and (E) Christmas.