At the Westfarms Mall, Thanksgiving is over and it is now full on shopping until Christmas. While Black Friday doesn’t officially start until Friday, Amanda Sirica with Westfarms Mall says Black Friday is now becoming a week long event.
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“Black Friday is no longer a one-day shopping spree, it is a shopping event. It has really morphed into a whole week. We saw sales as early as Tuesday and Wednesday, fall stores 50% off. They are going to go through the weekend and into Monday.”
“I like a good deal, that puts me in a good mood.”
Julia Evans found exactly what she wanted for herself.
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“Aroma therapy diffuser and all I really wanted this! I got this rocket blender! Wow that is healthy! Yes!”
While they were great deals, the deals didn’t come without a cost. Many people spent many hours in line to cash in on the early sales. Ahmad Aosoreh was one of them.
“It is a good deal, I can’t complain. It is a good deal! So your happy? And smiling? Yes I’m smiling but I waited in line to ours was it worth it? Yes it’s worth the wait.”
The mall is open until 2 AM, and then tomorrow morning on Black Friday it will open up again at 7:00am. You can come out get your good deals, put your smile on and enjoy the holiday spirit.