The Presidents' Day sales are fast approaching and that not only means a long holiday weekend, but also impressive deals from a plethora of top retailers.
To help guide you through all the deals and offers, we've put together a list of the best sales that are currently going on and any upcoming promotions that shouldn't be missed. We've also hand-picked the top standout deals that include categories such as electronics, appliances and home items.
We'll also tell you everything else you need to know about the Presidents' Day sale event such as the date, when the sales start, and what deals you can expect and from what retailers.
When is Presidents' Day?
Presidents' Day always falls on the third Monday in February. It was originally held on George Washington's birthday (February 22) but was moved in 1971 to accommodate the long holiday weekend. This year Presidents' Day is on Monday the 18.
When do Presidents' Day sales start?
Presidents' Day sales have started to slowly trickle in with retailers like Walmart and Best Buy already promoting deals on TVs and home appliances. Most retailers will start their sales this coming Friday, so you have the whole weekend to shop for the best deals.
The best things to buy at Presidents' Day sales
The biggest categories that are discounted during Presidents' Day weekend are electronics, appliances, home items, and clothing. Last year Amazon offered 20% off home items, and retailers like Best Buy, Walmart and Home Depot are offering discounts on large and small appliances. Mattresses are also a popular sale category with retailers like Overstock, Temper-Pedic, and Nectar offering big sales throughout the weekend. There will also be clothing sales with some retailers like J Crew discounting its whole site.
The best Presidents' Day sales:
- Walmart – Rollbacks up to 50% off
- Overstock – up to 70% off sitewide + free shipping
- Dell – Save up to $400 on PCs and 40% on electronics.
- Best Buy – save up to 35% on top brand appliances
- Nectar – $125 off + two premium pillows free when you purchase a mattress
- Dreamcloud Sleep – $200 off when you purchase a mattress
- Temper-Pedic – save up to $500 on select mattresses
- Target – up to 25% off home items
- West Elm – 20% off your purchase + free shipping with code WINTER
- Wayfair – Presidents' Day clearance, up to 75% off
- J Crew – extra 30% off sale styles
- Gap – up to 50% off sitewide