PHOENIX (AP) — A suburban Phoenix man is getting ready for the biggest shopping day of the year two weeks early.
KPHO-TV reports (http://bit.ly/2fYMXjs) that Jarvis Johnson has set up camp in front of a Best Buy electronics store in Avondale in preparation for Black Friday.READ MORE: Texas-Based Photographer Captures Sacramento Couple's Proposal, Calls On Twitter To Track Them Down
Johnson, who calls himself “Mr. Black Friday,” has camped outside the store near 99th Avenue and McDowell Road every November since 2006.
He has traditionally started waiting about a week before.READ MORE: Concern From Community After Bullets Fly Through West Sacramento Apartment
But this time, Johnson planted himself there Thursday night.
Having caught the attention of Best Buy last year, he is featured in a company ad this month.MORE NEWS: Husband Pleads Guilty To 2019 First-Degree Murder Of Wife Heather Gumina Waters In El Dorado County
In addition, he actually has sponsors who are providing him with canopies for his tent, couches, food and a microwave.