Best Memorial Day Sales 2024: Early Deals And What To Expect This Year – Forbes Vetted

In addition to serving as the unofficial start to summer, Memorial Day weekend is also a major sale holiday. You can typically find Memorial Day sales across just about every category, from mattresses to major appliances to fashion. The holiday isn’t until May 27, but between spring savings events and early Memorial Day offers, there are already some solid early deals available.

Here’s how to make the most of the upcoming Memorial Day sales—plus some early offers you can shop … [+] now.

Some of the best offers you can shop today include up to 50% off a new DreamCloud mattress, up to 30% off soft linens and loungewear at Cozy Earth and up to 60% off furniture at Burrow. Find additional info on these sales below, plus get answers about what to expect from this year’s Memorial Day sales.

Memorial Day is always the last Monday in May. This year, it falls on May 27.

We expect many of this year’s Memorial Day sales to kick off on Friday, May 24. Some sales will start even earlier in May, but retailers typically save their best offers for the official holiday weekend.

Memorial Day is typically a great time to save on big-ticket items like mattresses, patio furniture, major appliances and TVs. In recent years we’ve also seen more and more sales cropping up from fashion and beauty brands. Think of the holiday weekend as sort of a mini Black Friday where you can find deals across nearly all product categories.

Yes, Memorial Day is a great time to find discounts on appliances of all sizes. Retailers like Samsung, Lowe’s and The Home Depot typically host appliance sales over the long weekend. But if the appliance you’ve been eyeing isn’t discounted, don’t get discouraged; you’ll likely get an opportunity to save over July 4 or Labor Day.

Memorial Day clothing sales are fairly common. In the past we’ve seen discounts from retailers like Madewell, Rent The Runway, J.Crew and Abercrombie & Fitch.