Best Memorial Day sales 2021: what to expect plus early deals and offers

Memorial Day sales will be kicking off soon – here's what to expect, where to save and early offers

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Memorial Day 2021 is just a couple of months away, kicking off summer with a bang by offering deals across almost every product category you can think off. As the first major sale day of the year, Memorial Day sales help get the summer started right with savings on must-have seasonal clothing, deals on appliances, price drops on electronics, and everything in-between.

This year, Memorial Day sales kicks off summer with beautiful weather, warm sun, and backyard barbecues. It also gets the ball rolling on the best yearly sales, with Memorial Day being the first and Amazon Prime Day 2021 shortly after.

Until we see official Memorial Day sales kick off, we'll be covering any early news, offers and details regarding 2021 Memorial Day deals. It may not be Black Friday, but Memorial Day sits as one of the top three sales days of the year, and often provides some of the best savings of the year on many of our favorite products.

When is Memorial Day 2021?

Memorial Day falls on Monday, May 31st and is the official kick-off weekend of the summer, offering great weather, good food and even better deals.

Best Memorial Day sales to expect

B&H Photo's Thank You Memorial Day Sales Event
Anyone in need of photography equipment and AV gear should keep an eye on B&H Photo's Memorial Day sale. With the recent release of mirrorless cameras from Nikon and the like, expect some killer deals on the latest and greatest cameras come Memorial Day weekend.View Deal

DSW's Memorial Day Sale
DSW held an excellent savings event during Memorial Day weekend that took  25% on select women's footwear. Expect deals on the latest styles as well as extra discounts on last years fashions.View Deal

Famous Footwear's Memorial Day Sale
Famous Footwear had a massive blowout sale last year during Memorial Day weekend that took upwards of 75% off select styles. Hopefully we'll see the same sale again this year, as it was one of the most popular sales of the year.View Deal

GameStop's Memorial Day Sale
For the first time ever, GameStop offered a buy 2 get 1 free deal on new and pre-owned games. We can expect some great deals on last gen titles with a possible BOGO style deal on current gen games, but we'll have to wait until Memorial Day weekend to find out. View Deal

Lowe's Memorial Day Weekend Sales Event
Lowe's Memorial Day weekend sale is one of the best, offering a massive selection of deals on appliances, home decor, outdoor equipment and more. Expect package deals on major appliances, with bigger discounts the more you buy.View Deal

Home Depot's Start Summer Here Memorial Day Sale
Home Depot's Memorial Day sale starts the summer off right, usually with some incredible offers on hardware, appliances and other home goods. Keep an eye out for great deals on power tools, major appliances and outdoor furniture.View Deal

Old Navy's Memorial Day Sale
Get ready for summer with Old Navy's Memorial Day weekend sale event which should offer savings on swim trunks, shoes, sandals, and more. Expect to also see discounts on accessories and other great items leading up to Memorial Day weekend as well.View Deal

PacSun's Memorial Day Savings Event
PacSun offered a great BOGO deal during their Memorial Day sale last year. Expect a similar offer this year on the latest styles and fashions, with possible additional deals on accessories.View Deal

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Best Memorial Day TV Sales 2021

Finding the best 2020 Memorial Day sales won't be difficult this weekend, as most of the major retailers will be cutting prices on both new and old 4K TVs. You can head over to our guide to the best Memorial Day TV sales of 2020 for a more detailed breakdown of this weekends best Memorial Day TV sales, but we'll be updating this page often with new TV deals as we find them!

You can also head on over to T3's best TVs of 2020 guide, where we break down the top makes and models of the year you should be keeping your eye on. Memorial Day TV sales always bring surprises so check back often to see the what the best TV deals are this Memorial Day weekend.

Best Memorial Day TV Sales 2020: TV Deals at Best Buy, B&H Photo, and more

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Best Memorial Day Mattress Sales 2021

2020 Memorial Day sales will be a great time to pick up a bargain on a mattress. With sales on popular mattresses by Purple mattress, Nectar mattress, AmeriSleep mattress, Zoma mattress, and more, now is the time to pick up a new mattress and get a better nights sleep. Head to our dedicated Memorial Day mattress sale article for a full rundown of the best offers (or read on for a couple of highlight offers).

Finding the right mattress can be tricky, but there's different types and different firmness levels for different sleepers out there. For a list of some of the best mattresses you can buy right now, head over to T3's guide to the best mattresses of 2020!

Best Memorial Day Mattress Sales 2021: T3's Best Memorial Day Mattress Sale Picks

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Best Memorial Day Furniture Sales 2021

We'll see the best 2020 Memorial Day sales at retailers like Target, Wayfair, Overstock, Home Depot, and Lowe's. These guys have some of the largest selections of patio sets, home decor, outdoor furniture and other furniture pieces to update your homes style. Memorial Day weekend is an excellent weekend for barbecues, with sales on some of the best furniture brands and styles available.

Read on to see our to picks for Memorial Day Furniture Sales 2020, or head over to T3's guide to best Memorial Day furniture sales going on this weekend and save.

Best Memorial Day Furniture Sales 2021: T3's Best Memorial Day Furniture Sale Picks

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Best Memorial Day Appliance Sales 2021

We'll see a ton of price drops and flash sales on appliances across the net these 2020 Memorial Day sales, with savings on refrigerators, freezers, kitchen appliances, and more. There's already some great sales going on over at Lowe's and Home Depot, so be sure to head on over to see their entire selection of products on sale now!

Here's our pick of the best memorial day appliance sales...

Best Memorial Day Appliance Sales 2021: T3's Best Memorial Day Appliance Sale Picks

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Best Memorial Day Sales 2021 Gaming

Not all 2020 Memorial Day sales are  about home decor, mattresses, and outdoor furniture. You'll find some great deals on consoles, PC gaming hardware, and more all throughout the weekend. Some of the best gaming laptops available will be on sale this weekend, with price drops and BOGO deals going on at some of the biggest online gaming retailers.

With news of the PS5 having an incredible new processor and recent rumors on the XBOX Series X looking to dethrone Sony, previous consoles are going to be on sale this weekend so keep your eyes open!

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Best Memorial Day Sales 2021 Laptops

Those in search of getting a new laptop will have the perfect opportunity with 2020 Memorial Day sales this weekend, with major retailers and brands dropping huge discounts on work laptops, student laptops, gaming laptops, and accessories. Need a little help finding out which laptop is right for you? Take a look at T3's guides for the best laptops of 2020, the best gaming laptops, or the best student laptops to help you find the laptop that's right for you.

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Best Memorial Day Sales 2021 Smart Home

Anyone looking to bump their home into the 21st century can find some great deals on smart home products including video doorbells, wi-fi camera systems, voice assistants, and more these 2020 Memorial Day sales. You'll find the best deals at Amazon, Best Buy, and B&H Photo, but don't count anyone else out just yet. Memorial Day weekend sales have just begun and you never know what surprise sales we'll see!

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Best Memorial Day Sales 2021 Watches

Looking to upgrade that time piece of yours? Don't worry, we've got you covered with the best 2020 Memorial Day sales on watches going on right now. Don't forget to head over to our best watches for men or our best running watches if you need a little inspiration on finding a watch that suits your style.

You may even want to think about getting a watch roll to keep your new time pieces in pristine condition.

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Best Memorial Day Sales 2021 Barbecues

It just wouldn't be a proper 2020 Memorial Day sales weekend without a good backyard barbecue, and right now you can save on gas, electric, and hybrid grills at Home Depot, Lowe's, and Overstock. Don't be afraid to head over to T3's guide to the best barbecues of 2020 if you need a little inspiration on selecting the right grill for you.

Let's throw another shrimp on the barbie!

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Best Memorial Day Sales 2021 Shoes

This 2020 Memorial Day sales weekend is the perfect time to grab yourself a new pair of shoes to start the summer off right. Thankfully, you'll find a ton of sales going on across some of the biggest shoe retailers including Nike, Skechers, and more. Shops like Zappo's have a huge selection of shoes on sale right now, with other retailers like DSW taking 25% off all women's Skechers shoes for a limited time.

If you need a little direction, check out T3's guides to get a little inspiration! best running shoes of 2020, the best basketball shoes of 2020, or our best workout shoes of 2020.

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Best Memorial Day Sales 2021 Clothes

Shoppers looking to update their wardrobe can jump on some great deals this 2020 Memorial Day sales weekend, with major clothing brands and stores offering huge discounts on new and seasonal styles. Head over to Forever 21 where you can save up to 40% off purchases of $150 or more, or check out Old Navy's 50% off store wide sale this Memorial Day 2020 weekend only!

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When do Memorial Day sales start 2021?

Most 2021 Memorial Day sales start within two to three weeks leading up to Memorial Day weekend, with greater sales and bigger savings as we get closer to Memorial Day, Many retailers already have Memorial Day sales running, with stores like Home Depot, Lowe's, and Best Buy running their yearly Memorial Day sales through the end of the weekend (in some cases, the end of the month).

Memorial Day, Monday May 24th, will bring the greatest savings available, as many brands and retailers save their best sales for the holiday itself.

How do I shop Memorial Day sales?

Easily! Just check back regularly or bookmark our guide for quick access to the best deals updated daily. With stores unfortunately still closed, buying online is your best option. Almost all stores are still providing in-store pickup and delivery, so no matter what deal you're after you can shop to your hearts content.

Where to find the best Memorial Day Sales

Of course, Amazon is always a contender during sales since they have such wide variety of product categories. That shouldn't deter you from check out other retailers and sites, though! You can some pretty incredible deals – sometimes even better than Amazon – if you dig deep enough.

Thankfully, you've got us to bring together some of the best Memorial Day sales going on right now, all in one place! Our guide is here to show you where the best Memorial Day sales are happening and how much you can save.

Who has the best Memorial Day sales?

You can expect the big players like Amazon, Best Buy, and Walmart to pull out all the stops for Memorial Day, but don't let these three take up all of your time. B&H Photo and Adorama are great for those looking to find a deal on camera equipment, and anyone looking for some sick PC accessories can get a good deal on Razer gaming accessories.

Online marketplaces including Newegg and Wayfair also run excellent Memorial Day sales, so be sure to keep an eye on T3's guide for the best deals all week.