Five Below was founded in Wayne Pennsylvania on October 4, 2002, by David Schlessinger and Tom Vellios, both of whom were previously in charge of the store called Zany Brainy, which use to sell educational choices and multimedia products aimed at a target market of children. They sell a number of different items such as games, fashion accessories, bath and body items, candy, room decorations, school supplies, books, electronic accessories and phone cases, novelty items, and is occasionally seasonal items. As of the fall of 2017, Five Below has over 600 stores in 32 different states. It also has two distribution centers. Its newest stores are in California, Arizona, Colorado, Nevada, and New Mexico. Five Below’s corporate headquarters is now in Philadelphia Pennsylvania.
The Black Friday 2017 full ad was leaked online for Five Below recently. They have a lot of cool stuff this year, like Bluetooth earbuds and five below exclusive Hatchimals toys. We have combed through the full leaked ad for Five Below to find you the best deals, and hopefully simplify your holiday shopping. Five Below opens up at 6 PM on Thanksgiving day and closes at 1 PM. The store opens up again on Friday at 7 AM and is open until 9 PM. There certain items that are only available on Thanksgiving and Black Friday, and others that are for Saturday and Sunday of Thanksgiving weekend.
We have assembled the full list of the best deals for Black Friday 2017 at Five Below. It’s the place to visit if you need adorable room decor, holiday decorations, or stocking stuffers. Check the bottom of the article if you want to check out the full leaked ad scan. Click the image below to get a glimpse at the full 4 page PDF.
Best Five Below 2017 Black Friday Deals
Thursday and Friday only:
- Micro Remote Control Quad-copter
- $5 – The real deal with an amazing value. $19.99 at other stores. Limit 2, while supplies last.
- Nerds Slush Machine or Laffy Taffy ice cream maker
- $5! These can be seen at other stores for up to $19.99. The amazing value includes cups as well as the machine and flavor packets.
- Remote control car or Wall rider
- $5. Compare at $19.99 What an awesome deal for an r/c toy car that can drive on the ground, wall, or even the ceiling. Any child would be thrilled to get this toy among their presents during the holidays.
- Jumbo Character Art Sets
- $5 for over 100 items per set that feature favorite characters from things such as my little pony, and more! A great deal from 5 below that will keep your favorite artsy kid busy for hours.
- Hatchimals 5 Below exclusive!
- $5 mystery minis plush clip-on. These popular toys are such a good deal you can easily collect all 8.
- Bluetooth Chrome speakers
- $5 for amazing sound with LED lights and a rechargeable battery in awesome metallic colors
- 2.4 amp wireless Charging Pad
- $5 Compare at $19.99! This awesome wireless technology works with the iPhone 8, 8 Plus, Galaxy s4, galaxy s5 plus and more!
- Science kits
- $5 – This fun deal lets you work with crystals, excavation and more.
- Sports balls
- $5 – choose from a football, a basketball, or a soccer ball. They are all the official size and weight of an authentic ball.
- 3 pack bath bombs
- $3.99 – this awesome value includes 3 bath bombs per pack in relaxing scents such as ocean breeze, lavender, and rose
- My Little Pony 10″ Plush
- $5 – These adorable plushes are available in all of your favorite characters.
- Jumbo DIY Slime Kit
- $5 – Compare over $14.99
- Faux Fur Tail 22″ by 55″ Mermaid Blankets
- $5 – 4 different designs
- Magic the Gathering Board Game
- $5 – originally $14.99 – Experience the fun of the card game in a new format.
- 50″ x 60″ Double-sided Faux Sherpa Blankets
- $5 – These luxury blankets would typically be $20 at other stores. Five Below is a great place to shop for home decor on Black Friday 2017.
- Lego Dimensions Fun Pack
- 2 for $5 – This is another great discount from 5 Below. The regular price is $5, so you are essentially getting one for free.
- Retro Plug-In Speakers
- $5 – These retro speakers are so cool looking at an impressive price discount – and they also have amazing sound.
- Cat Ear Furry Headphones
- $5 – Amazing sound and adorable as well as being a marvelous deal.
- Ukuleles – 3 fun prints to choose from
- $5 – This is the first time that Five Below is coming out with these popular instruments, so if you have been thinking of picking up a new hobby, Black Friday 2017 is the time to do it
- Oversized Oblong Scarves
- $5 These scarves look so comfy and warm, and they are priced reasonably as well.
- 2 Pack Beanies
- $3.99 This 2 pack is normally $5, so Thanksgiving weekend is definitely the time to pickup these warm, stylish hats.
- Rhinestone Cat Earmuffs
- $4 – These adorable earmuffs are available in both ivory or black.
- Multi-pack Face Masks
- $5 – available in fun sheet mask styles like animals or emojis
- High Top Sneakers
- Compare at $17.99 – this is a great deal if you love the look of Converse sneakers but not the price tag
- Nail polish Gift Set or Color Workshop Sets
- $5 – available in assorted colors
- Critter Ears Plush Hoodie, Plush joggers, or sequin slippers
- $5 great savings for warm clothing!
- Guys Graphic Tees
- $5 – Get awesome styles like Jurassic Park and Mario
- 7oz Giant Hershey’s Kisses
- Buy One Get One 50% Off
- 18″ Tinsel Wreaths
- $5 Five Below is a great place to shop for all of your holiday decorations at deep discounts
- 9″ Tinsel Garland
- $3 This garland is long and fluffy, and available in 4 different festive colors.
- 20″ Sequin Stockings
- $4 – you can’t have stocking stuffers without stockings! These are available at a great deal and have shiny sequins. Can’t beat that.
- 14″ x 14″ Holiday Sequin Pillows
- $5 -Once you move your hands over them, they change from peace to joy, and naughty to nice
- 20 Ct Tinsel String Lights
- $5 – 12 feet long, and easy to hang up anywhere you need tinsel lights
- Hatchimal Character Ornaments
- $5 Cute, and collectible. These would make amazing stocking stuffers for the holidays
- Character Wrapping Paper
- $2 – Get Disney, Star Wars, or Guardians of the Galaxy character paper
- Graphic Tees or lounge pants
- $5 great holiday styles for both girls and guys
- 9.5″ x 5″ Gold Glass Lantern
- $5 even though the pictured candle is not included, this is still a steal of a deal.
- Holiday Socks
- $1 – one of the best parts of the holidays is getting festive socks in silly patterns
- 16″ x 16″ Winter Pillows
- $5 – super soft holiday prints in faux cashmere and sherpa. The patterns include a candy cane striped Naughty or NIce design, a dot design that says Get Cozy, and one with a llama print that we love.
Since so many of the items have buying limits, and some of them are only available on certain days, you want to make sure that you get to Five Below nice and early on Black Friday. Anything that you would expect to be a lot more expensive than $5 will go fast, and you don’t want to miss it. Visit Five Below on your Black Friday shopping trip for stocking stuffers, board games, video games, winter accessories, or just candy and beverages.
Five Below 2017 Black Friday FAQ’s
When does Five Below open on Black Friday?
Five Below opens up at 7 am on Black Friday 2017, but they are also open from 6 pm to 1 am on Thanksgiving. They have deals that are only available on Thursday or Friday, so make sure that you visit Five Below this holiday weekend to get great, inexpensive gifts for your friends and family.
Five Below Black Friday Hours:
- Thanksgiving, November 23rd: 6 pm to 1 am.
- Black Friday, November 24th: 7 am to 9 pm.
Can you shop on their website or is it in Five Below Stores only?
Since last year, Five Below has opened up their online shops. While they don’t have any online exclusive deals, it looks like you will be able to shop on fivebelow.com as well. They encourage you to order items by 12/13 in order to receive them by Christmas. You can also visit fivebelow.com to see hours, store phone numbers, and directions to the nearest store.
What is Five Below’s return policy?
Five Below allows you to bring back any unopened or defective merchandise to be exchanged for the same item or another item of equal value within 14 days of the original purchase price. If you’d rather not exchange it, you can get a full return in the original form of payment if you have a receipt, or a Five Below gift card if you do not. You will also receive a Five Below gift card if the item was purchased more then two weeks prior to the date of the return.