Dollar General Black Friday 2021 Sale – What to Expect

Updated on Sunday October 17, 2021: There is still some time left to go until Dollar General’s Black Friday sale arrives again but you can scroll down the page to view last year’s details to get a general idea of the type of offers they typically run (you can expect to see similar deals return).

As always, we’ll be posting a copy of their ad, sale start/end dates and all the important details for 2021 the moment we know more. Be sure to check back again soon for the latest updates or join our newsletter to stay informed.

Black Friday 2021 Start & End Dates

For as long as we’ve been tracking Dollar General’s Black Friday sales, they have always been 3-day events. Be on the lookout for the specials to span from Thursday, Thanksgiving day, through Saturday night. The only difference is that Thanksgiving day store hours are likely to be slightly shortened.

  • Estimated BF sale start date: Thursday November 25, 2021 (that’s on Thanksgiving day itself). Stores expected to be open on Thanksgiving day from 7:00AM to 5:00PM.
  • Estimated BF sale end date: Saturday November 27, 2021 or while in-stock supplies last.

Note: these dates are still preliminary estimates based off of last year’s sales schedule. Dollar General’s confirmed Black Friday and Cyber Monday sale dates/times for 2021 will be posted as soon as they are officially announced by the company. And if you want to be the first to know when news breaks, simply join our newsletter and we will keep you notified directly in your inbox.

Current Offers

You’ll find Dollar General’s current offers and coupons — all of which are available today — down below. If you’re lucky then you may be able to find a good bargain before the holiday rush this Thanksgiving weekend. Good luck!

Last Year’s Black Friday Ad

Updated on on Saturday November 7, 2020: Dollar General’s Black Friday ad has leaked! It’s not the best scan but you’ll be able to make out most of the deals in there. All 4 pages can are posted below.

As always, the first page of deals are only available on Thanksgiving day itself (November 26, 2020) from 7:00AM to 5:00PM or while supplies last. Then from page 2 through 4, the advertised specials will be valid from Thursday through Saturday or while supplies last (Nov. 26-28). Happy bargain hunting!


Are you interested in seeing some of Dollar General’s older Black Friday ads? Then follow the archive links for a history of their previous ad scans through 2014.

  • 2020: Page 1, 2, 3 and 4.
  • 2019: Page 1, 2, 3 and 4.
  • 2018: Page 1, 2, 3 and 4.
  • 2017: Page 1, 2, 3 and 4.
  • 2016: Page 1, 2, 3 and 4.
  • 2015: Page 1, 2, 3 and 4.
  • 2014: Page 1, 2, 3 and 4.


What do you plan on getting a Dollar General this Thanksgiving weekend? Let us know in the comments section.

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