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Check out the latest offers from Dollar General, plus last year's Black Friday deals and tips to save

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What to expect for Black Friday at Dollar General

Dollar General offers great deals from Thanksgiving Day through Black Friday weekend, with certain specials running through the entire sales event and others lasting for one-day only on Thanksgiving or Black Friday. You can expect to find Dollar General ad sheets in your mailbox starting November 1st.

Previous Dollar General Black Friday Deals:

  • Sylvania Bluetooth Speaker w/ Google Assistant - $25
  • 50% off Toastmaster 6qt Pressure Cooker
  • Energizer MAX AA Batteries (Pack of 16) - $7.85
  • Dirt Devil Versa Clean Stick Vacuum - $15
  • 20% off Apple iTunes gift cards

When is Black Friday at Dollar General?

Black Friday sales start Thanksgiving day at Dollar General with certain locations opening their doors at 7 AM and staying open until 10 PM. Sales events will run through Black Friday weekend, ending on Saturday, November 30. But, take note of when specific items go on sale, because daily discounts are available on a range of different products, and may only last for a limited time.

Dollar General Black Friday fast facts

When November 28 - 30
Where Online and in-store
Discounts on Holiday lights, Christmas trees, tree ornaments and toppers, electronics, toys, beauty, cleaning, food, and clothing
Discounts up to 75%
Online Coupons Yes
Store Hours 7 AM - 10 PM (Varies by location)

Tips to maximize your savings


To get the most out of Dollar General’s Black Friday sales event, make sure you take advantage of manufacturer coupons that can stack with store discounts.


Get the Dollar General app and sign up for mobile alerts so you know the second a new sale goes live, plus exclusive offers and coupons delivered straight to your device.


Sign up for Dollar General email newsletters to get weekly ads plus exclusive deals in your inbox. You’ll always know what’s on sale and when to shop.

Black Friday FAQs for Dollar General

Can I shop the Black Friday sale at Dollar General online?

Yes. However, while Dollar General does offer the ability to place orders through their website, their stock varies significantly by location. If you want all the best deals, we recommend shopping this sale in the store.

Can I return products I buy from Dollar General during their Black Friday sale?

Yes! Just return the items you purchased within 30 days of delivery for a full refund of the purchase price, minus the shipping, handling, and other charges. Products ordered online must be returned online, and products purchased in-stores must be returned in the store.

What payment methods are accepted by Dollar General?

Dollar General accepts American Express, Discover, MasterCard, Visa, and PayPal as well as Dollar General Gift cards.

How can I get free shipping on my Dollar General order?

The best way to get free shipping is to choose the pick-up in store option. This not only gives you a wider selection of stock to choose from, it removes inflated shipping costs from the equation.

Can I use coupons at Dollar General in their Black Friday sale?

Yes! Dollar General is one of only a few retailers that allows users to stack manufacturer coupons with store sales events, so make sure you clip those coupon codes to get maximum savings.