At exactly 8:00 pm the many stores at the Fashion Outlets in Niagara Falls opened for business. Large lines full of anxious shoppers extended beyond the entrance.
"I come and do all of my shopping here every year for the past ten years" Christine Gilbey, a Black Friday shopper said.
The Fashion Outlets officially close at 2 am on Friday morning, however some businesses will be staying open. 25 of them will remain open from 2 am to 8 am to feed the shopping rush.
"We are so pumped right now," Zubaz store manager Ericka Teglash said, "We have awesome sales, the crew is all excited ... it's like getting ready for a football game."