Saturday, November 26, 2011

Day After Thankgiving New York City Black Friday Shopping Extravaganza - Roosevelt Island Resident Gets Deals At Macy's and Toys R Us

Did you do any day after Thanksgiving Black Friday shopping yesterday? According to USA Today, this Roosevelt Island resident did:

... More than 9,000 people were outside the flagship Macy's store in New York's Herald Square at its midnight opening. "I came here for the deals," said Sidiki Traore, 59, from Roosevelt Island, N.Y., who bought three shirts for $50. He also went to Toys R Us for its 9 p.m. Thanksgiving night opening, buying three toys for $106 for his 4-year-old son....
Here's what it was like before and after the doors opened for shopping at Macy's on Black Friday 2011.

You Tube Video of Black Friday 2011 Shopping At Macy's

Next big shopping event is Cyber Monday.

Also, don't forget today is Small Business Saturday. Try and shop local on Roosevelt Island.