TIMONIUM, Md. (WBFF) - Many people abandoned the dinner table and headed straight to the stores today.
FOX45's Jeff Abell was at the Best Buy in Timonium when the doors opened at 5 p.m. on Thanksgiving Day.
The shoppers began arriving 12 hours earlier, he said.
They couldn't resist the pull of a Black Friday deal, and staked out their ground despite the freezing cold.
Shoppers had spent hours mapping their route to the greatest deal.
Best Buy was set to close at 1 a.m.
Other stores in the area were staying open even longer.