Black Friday and Cyber Monday 2022 dates and how the retail holidays came to be

We all know someone who left the Thanksgiving dinner table with their eyes on the prize: Black Friday deals. Maybe it was your cousin who finished off a pile of mashed potatoes just in time to camp out in front of Best Buy all night, or maybe you’re the one in your family first in line at the mall to buy a new TV.

Sales are nearly upon us, and some have already begun. If you’re looking to mark your calendars and learn about the history of retail holidays like Black Friday, Cyber Monday and more, read on. Read more at USA Today.