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The main event, Target Black Friday 2022 started Sunday, Nov. 20 with a second set of deals releasing Thanksgiving Day online. (Target stores are closed on Thanksgiving.)

Ahead of that, we had weeks worth of early Target Black Friday deals. Every day, Target featured early Black Friday sales on hundreds of items. Just like in 2022, check back in 2023 to see the Deals of the Day shared here, including early Target Black Friday deals.

Go ahead and make sure to download the KCL app and bookmark our Black Friday Cheat Sheet to conquer the season’s best sales.

In 2022, you could score awesome deals online, in store, and in the Target app across almost every category, like electronics, home, apparel, toys, beauty, and more (unless noted below). Of course, Target RedCard members save an extra 5% on Black Friday purchases, making those early deals even more valuable.

We rounded up the best 2022 pre-Black Friday deals from Target so you can get an idea of what we might see in 2023.

Bookmark our Target Black Friday deals page to track all the best offers during the holiday season.

Text BLACKFRIDAY to 57299 and receive real-time text alerts when Black Friday deals go live.


These were the best early Black Friday deals at Target in 2022:

Target Deals of the Day: Nov. 26, 2022:

TIP: Target extends their Holiday Price Match Guarantee to help you get the lowest prices through the holiday season. Everything you buy during Target Deal Days in October is covered, so you can get a price adjustment on any purchases you make if the Target price drops on or before Dec. 24, 2022.


Don’t miss early Black Friday electronic deals — save 50% or more on headphones, smart TVs, and laptops.

In 2022, we saw:

  • Beats headphones for as low as $94.99, normally $199.99
  • Xbox console for as low as $189.99, normally $299.99
  • iPad Mini for as low as $379.99, normally $499.99
  • Apple AirPods for as low as $85.49, normally $129.99

Shop early sales on vacuums.

Some of the best deals we saw in 2022 were:

  • Shark robot vacuum for as low as $284.99, normally $579.99
  • Dyson V8 Origin vacuum for as low as $265.99, normally $429.99
  • Dyson Ball Animal Origin vacuum for as low as $265.99, normally $379.99


Early Target Black Friday Deals can save you at least 60% on toys.

Some of our favorite early Black Friday toy deals were:

  • Razor Scooter for only $19.00
  • Zuru Surprise Egg for the low price of $12.81
  • Disney Doll Packs for as low as $12.34
  • Rainbow High Fashion Dolls for as low as $12.62

Spice up the kitchen with savings on kitchen appliances.

In 2022, we were excited to see:

  • Air Fryer 8-Quart for only $56.99
  • KitchenAid Mixer as low as $237.49, usually $449.99


Christmas Trees are up to 55% off for Early Black Friday.

Some of the best Christmas deals included:

  • 6′ Christmas trees as low as $28.50
  • Wondershop 4.5′ Pre-Lit Christmas Tree for $47.50

When Does Target Black Friday Officially Start?

While early deals are great, Target Black Friday 2022 started Nov. 20, with the first set of Target Black Friday deals available Nov. 20 – 26 (Sunday – Saturday) and the second set of deals released Nov. 24 – 26 (Thanksgiving – Saturday).


The Target Black Friday ad dropped on Nov. 18, 2022.

The Target Black Friday ad dropped in the early morning of November 18, 2022.


Target Thanksgiving Hours 2023

Target stores are closed on Thanksgiving, but typically open at 7 a.m. the next day for Black Friday shopping. Hours will vary by location.

See all stores closed on Thanksgiving this year.


Target Black Friday Hours 2023

Prepare to start shopping at 7 a.m. in-store on Black Friday. Otherwise, online deals started the Sunday before Thanksgiving.

Early Target Black Friday and Daily Deals We Saw in 2022