The History of Presidents' Day

Presidents’ Day didn’t start with the swearing in of George Washington. The origin of “Presidents’ Day” began in 1800, just after the death of President George Washington in 1799. His birthday, Feb.22, became a day of remembrance across most of the country before being signed into law by President Rutherford B. Hayes as an official national holiday in 1879. George Washington’s Birthday was celebrat...

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Valentine’s Day Photo Tips

No matter your Valentine’s Day plans, make sure you don’t forget to bring your camera (or smart phone) to snap pictures of the night. To capture picture-perfect moments, check out our seven Valentine's Day picture taking tips: 1.  Adjust the aperture. If you are using a camera where the aperture can be adjusted, make it as wide as possible so the subject you are photographing is in focus while the rest of the...

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Introducing ExtendoTree from hhgregg

“As Christmas presents have grown in size, the trees have maintained their stature. Thus, we find ourselves in this yearly holiday quandary – how do we fit these awesome gifts under the current tree?" And so the hhgregg ExtendoTree was born. If you’ve scored too many great deals while holiday shopping on Black Friday, Cyber Monday and throughout December – never fear. You can still fit all your gifts u...

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History of Black Friday

What is the history of Black Friday and how did the day full of extreme sales and discounts get its name? There have been many myths and stories told all about how the unique holiday received the famous name. Crowds and crowds of people pack themselves into stores for a chance to nab those great door-buster deals. But where did the name originate? Into the black One theory around the Black Friday names goes bac...

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How KitchenAid Can Help with Make Ahead Thanksgiving and Christmas Recipes

The holidays can be a truly magical time. Seeing family and friends, laughing and talking over a delicious dinner, telling stories with your coffee and pie. Behind the scenes, there’s a lot of work that goes into preparing these sumptuous holiday meals. Admittedly, on a joyous day dedicated to being grateful for all the blessings you have, cooking for a large get-together can be a little stressful. Even with...

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Black Friday 2016

hhgregg's 2016 Black Friday Electronics & Appliance Deals Shop at hhgregg for Black Friday TV, laptop and other deals! The infamous shopping day is quickly approaching, and you can find 2016 Black Friday deals on TVs, computers and other electronics at hhgregg stores near you. Black Friday starts on Nov. 25 (reminder - hhgregg is closed on Thanksgiving, giving employees the day off to spend with family and frie...

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Hosting Thanksgiving (or Friendsgiving) for the First Time

If it’s your first time hosting Thanksgiving (or Friendsgiving!), you might feel a little nervous about the big day. Follow our tips below to make the entire day run smoothly. As an added tool, we’ve created a holiday dinner timeline to help you time your meal just right. Enlist the help of others Luckily, the Thanksgiving menu is probably pretty set in stone, so there should be little mystery about what to ...

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Making the Most of One Last Fall Outdoor Party

As fall marches closer to winter, it’s inevitable the weather will take a turn for the worse. But fall also serves up a lot of beautiful days. Take advantage of the milder weather to plan some fall entertaining for you and your guests while you can! You may need a jacket, but you can still enjoy the crisp fall air and the backdrop of leaves scattered on the lawn. Follow these tips to plan the perfect autumn out...

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How hhgregg Employees Will Spend Their Thanksgiving Day Off

We recently announced that our stores will be closed on Thanksgiving Day to give the holiday back to employees and shoppers. Following this announcement, we visited a few stores to talk with our hard-working associates and find out how they will be spending their day off. Dexter, Electronic Sales, 3 months at hhgregg "I'm spending my Thanksgiving with my newborn son. It's his first Thanksgiving so it will be...

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Scary Movie Night Ideas

Hosting a scary movie night, but not sure what to watch? Get the popcorn ready and cue up your Netflix (or hit the library to rent some of these classics). We’ve compiled a comprehensive list that includes some of the best movies for your scary movie party based on what you’re in the mood for. You have young children in the room Our recommendation: “Nightmare Before Christmas” (1993). The tale of Jack, ...

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