It's the second year in a row Target will be closed for the holiday.

By: KDKA-TV News Staff

PITTSBURGH (KDKA) – It’s not yet Valentine’s Day, but stores are already announcing their Thanksgiving plans.

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Target says it won’t be open on Thanksgiving for the second year in a row. The retailer said the response to its closure last year was so positive, they’ll do it again this year.

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The company closed stores to minimize crowds and help guests take the stress out of holiday shopping.

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There are multiple Target stores in Pittsburgh, including one in East Liberty and plans for one downtown.