I know the super-organized among us have had their Christmas or other holiday shopping done since Halloween, but for most Salt Lakers, Black Friday, the day after Thanksgiving, represents the beginning of the holiday shopping season. I actually enjoy Black Friday and get a kick out of getting up early to join thousands of other bleary-eyed shoppers in search of the Great Christmas Bargain.Most malls and discount stores will be opening before dawn Friday, and in some cases shopping starts Thursday night. Major malls in the Salt Lake area will make a party out of Black Friday, with giveaways and entertainment.Here's a list of Black Friday events in the Salt Lake area. Happy Shopping!Photo by Getty ImagesRead more from Marsha Maxwell at http://saltlakecity.about.com.