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Memorial Day’s three-day weekend in the United States is the “unofficial” gateway into summer. Along with honoring service members and enjoying BBQs, Memorial Day is known as a time for enjoying super sales on appliances, mattresses, outdoor patio furniture, and more.
Our top Memorial Day sales picks
The steals and deals in 2023 are hot, so we’ve rounded up some steeply discounted items—snap up everything you need for the summer season and beyond!
The best furniture and mattress Memorial Day sales
Raymour and Flanagan
No matter what the size of your bed, Memorial Day is an excellent time to refresh your mattress. Superstore Raymour and Flanigan is holding its annual “Mattress Event” with something for every sleeper, from a California King marked down to $809.40 from $1,349, to $100 or more off a teen-sized twin mattress. If you need new furniture, the store promises up to $1,200 off everything during Memorial Day weekend.
Set up your home for summer with Burrow’s handcrafted sofas, chairs, and tables made from sustainably-sourced hardwood and stain- and scratch-resistant, non-toxic fabrics. The eco-friendly design team is offering up to 60% off some of its most popular styles of both indoor and outdoor designs.
Save up to 30% on sectionals, sofas, and more, plus free shipping until June 7, 2023, when you shop at Albany Park’s Memorial Day sale.
Birch by Helix
Enjoy a new luxe organic mattress (or other bedding) for 20% off during Birch by Helix’s sitewide Memorial Day sale.
Get $300 off and two free pillows when you purchase a Nolah Evolution 15” Hybrid Mattress over Memorial Day weekend.
The best tv sales
Hunting for an affordable form of escape? Walmart’s 24-inch Roku Smart TV is available for just $88.
Hit the bullseye on a television. Pick up a high-end LG 65-inch Smart Oled model, on sale for $1,699.99 (down from $2,499.99!) due to Target’s slashing prices ahead of its Memorial Day sale.
The best appliance sales
The Home Depot
The Home Depot’s Memorial Day deals start on May 18, 2023, and offer a serious price cut (up to 30% or more) on appliances. Customers with an affinity for Samsung products should check out the $1,000 price cut on its line of smart refrigerators.
Maytag is celebrating with a “May is Maytag month” sale, offering up to 30% off on all its appliances, from stackable washer and dryer sets to electric ranges.
Known for its stellar Memorial Day sales, Lowes is offering big deals on large and small appliances.
The best kitchen and dining sales
Williams-Sonoma is offering up to 50% off kitchen items, like All-Glad pots and pans, Le Creuset, plus dish towels, knives and small appliances during its Memorial Day sale. Outdoor pizza ovens and pasta makers are also on sale, which could set you up for a delicious summer.
Start your summer patio prep before Memorial Day with Wayfair’s 50% off sale on patio furniture, outdoor umbrellas and more.
Crate & Barrel
Pick up everything you need for entertaining and decor at Crate & Barrel’s Memorial Day sale, where nearly everything is up to 30% off.
The best tech sales
Keep beach sand off your floors with an iRobot Roomba during its Memorial Day sale, with 20% off of a collection of vacuums and mops—the smartest cleaners around.
Best Buy offers up to $80 off 9th generation iPads and savings up to $600 on MacBooks.
Walmart’s early bird Memorial Day savings offer 10% or more off Apple Watches, baby monitors and more.
The best outdoors sales
REI offers up to 50% off products and clothing during its anniversary and spring sales. Stand-up paddleboards, tents, backpacks, and all kinds of outdoor apparel can be purchased at a lower price to gear up for summer.
Hit the road and head to Backcountry’s summer sale, offering up to 40% off on all adult clothing, outdoor and sports equipment, kids' swimsuits, and more.
Get up to 15% off stand-up paddleboards, kayaks, and other water sports gear.
These sleek, highly functional and smokeless fire pits can be enjoyed all-year round but they aren’t cheap. With four sizes (all on sale) to choose from, this sale shouldn’t be missed.
The best beauty and health sales
Pick up makeup and skincare essentials for 50% off at this Memorial Day sale.
Products made from bee pollen, honey, and other bee-related ingredients are on sale during Memorial Day weekend. Stock up on immune, gut, sinus support, kid-wellness, and other products to keep your summer buzzing with good health.
Pick up beauty products from Dermstore for up to 20% off, plus 2x points with code SUN until May 31, 2023 and enjoy organic and natural products for your skin and face.
Get your hair ready for summer and save with 50% hair products during Ultra Beauty’s “Gorgeous Hair Event” until June 4, 2023.
Select beauty and supplies for lips to lashes (and more) are 50% off at Fenty Beauty over Memorial Day weekend.
The best clothing, shoes and accessories
Snap up new summer duds at this iconic retailer’s summer sale. Women, men and kids swimwear, shorts and more are up to 40% off for the long weekend. Also, pick up past seasons styles for 50% when you shop its sale-on-sale offers bargains.
Summer is also known for being wedding season, so suit up with 20% off this collection of men’s suits until July 2, 2023.
Sparkle and shine every season by scooping up items up to 20% off including 10% of select Solitaire rings and a generous 50% of clearance jewelry. With deals like these, maybe it is time for Christmas shopping early this year.
Up to 40% off on men’s and women’s summer apparel, from polo shirts to tennis dresses. Your one-stop shop for country club prep attire.
Banana Republic Factory
Everything is up to 50% off during Banana Republic Factory’s Summer Preview event.
Enjoy up to 50% off on over 250 styles of men, women and children’s shoes during this Memorial Day sale.
Take advantage of this sale-on-sale over Memorial Day weekend, with 30% off Athleta’s signature sporty, yet comfortable apparel for women and girls.
Pick up apparel and accessories for the whole family and enjoy an extra 50% off starting on May 23, 2023. The beauty of Bloomingdales is the wide range of brands and products available online, from sportswear to swim.
You don’t need to wait for a Christmas miracle—you can enjoy huge sayings at Macy’s this summer. Take 40% off, plus an additional 20%, when shop Macy’s annual Memorial Day Sale.
Grab American-made apparel, accessories, and outdoor gear for a fraction of its original cost (30% off select items) during Huckberry’s Memorial Day sale.
Sun-Stop apparel and Durashocks boots are 20% off over the holiday weekend.
The best pet sales
Check out Chewy over Memorial Day weekend for sale prices on everything you need and want for your favorite fur baby, from toys to tech. Chewy is offering up to 30% off most products.
Keep an eye on your pup when you’re away with a 360-degree dog camera. Some makes and models are now 50% off when you sign up for a Furbo Dog Nanny system.
The best travel sales
A classic carrier, Samsonite is offering 25% off its best-selling collections.
Everything you need for traveling in style, Calpak is offering 45% off select luggage during its Memorial Day sale.
Check out colorful bags and apparel from eco-friendly Cotopaxi over the long holiday weekend, all for up to 25% off new styles. Or shop past season items that are all 50% off, like hats and sling bags that are definitely still summertime staples for travel.
The best kids’ sales
The Children's Place
The Children’s Place offers up to 60% off of its site. Pick up all the summer clothing you need for your kiddos and still have some money left for ice cream.
Kids' and babies' cool and comfy summer essentials for land and sea are all $15 and under.
Pottery Barn Kids
Memorial Day weekend at PB Kids is a great time to replenish those beach towels and other accessories for babies and children. Items are up to 60% off, including furniture, if you also feel inclined to fix up their rooms before fall.
Pottery Barn and PB Teen are running great Memorial Day sales, too.
Frequently asked questions (FAQs)
When is Memorial Day 2023?
Memorial Day is always on the last Monday in May. This year it falls on Monday, May 29, 2023.
When do Memorial Day sales start?
Most Memorial Day sales start mid-May, but keep your eyes open for announcements a few days before the long weekend begins.
What are the best Memorial Day sales to expect in 2023?
Look for big savings on mattresses and furniture, including outdoor patio sets, at Home Depot, Lowes, and other big box shops. Clothing and accessories for summer, plus sale-on-sale items, usually happen over Memorial Day weekend, as well: For apparel, check out the Gap and its brands, like Old Navy and Banana Republic . Williams-Sonoma and Crate & Barrel often throw summer sales during the last week of May, too. Note: It’s always worth visiting your favorite retailer‘s website about a week before Memorial weekend to check out where you might pick up a good deal.
Memorial Day sale hunters and home renovation lovers also know they can score big on appliances during the month of May.
How to find the best Memorial Day sales?
Television and print ads are an old-school way to learn about Memorial Day sales, but you can also check your favorite stores' websites or set a Google alert to hear first-hand when stores make their announcements online.
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