Ready to join the masses and shop till you drop?

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Ready to join the masses and shop till you drop? After spending a relaxing Thanksgiving with family and friends, prepare your route (and your wallets!) for Black Friday. We're rounded up the hours and info for some Columbus-area shopping favorites. Happy deal hunting! –Heather Weekley, @heather_weekley

*Easton Town Center: General mall hours on Nov. 23 are 8 a.m. to 10 p.m., though many stores have even earlier opening times. Macy's, Express and Homage are among stores opening at midnight, while Anthropologie and Banana Republic welcome shoppers beginning at 6 a.m.

*Polaris Fashion Place: Mandatory hours for the stores are 7 a.m. to 9:30 p.m., while some may open as early as midnight.

*The Mall at Tuttle Crossing: The mall opens its doors beginning at midnight, but not all stores will open then. Visit Simon.com to find specific times.

*Tanger Outlets Jeffersonville: The popular outlets less an hour away from Columbus will celebrate its Moonlight Madness beginning at 10 p.m. on Thanksgiving Day. Stores close at 9 p.m. on Black Friday.