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:
Our best Presidents’ Day sale picks:
$129.99 $99.99 at Amazon
Save $30 on the Echo Spot, an Alexa-enabled display that can show you the weather, news and more with the command of your voice. The Echo Spot can also make video calls and play music and also act as your personalized alarm.View Deal
$229.99 $179.99 at Amazon
You can get the Echo Show on sale for $179.99 at Amazon right now now. That’s a $50 discount for Alexa-enabled 10-inch smart display that plays music, movies and more with the command of your voice.View Deal
Ring Video Doorbell Pro
$249 $199 at Amazon
For a limited time, you can save $50 on the Ring Video Doorbell Pro at Amazon. Unlike the previous models, the Pro features advanced motion detection with a camera view that generates motion alerts within user-set motion zones. View Deal
Ring Video Doorbell 2
$199 $169 at Amazon
The Ring Video Doorbell 2 works with Alexa and sends alerts to your smartphone when motion is detected, or someone rings the Doorbell. Unlike the Pro, the Ring Doorbell 2 has a rechargeable battery power as well as the option to hardwire an existing doorbell. The Doorbell 2 is on sale for $169 at Amazon.View Deal
Ring Alarm Home Security System
$199 $159 at Amazon
The Ring Alarm Home Security System works with Alexa and can be armed and disarmed with the command of your voice. The home security system includes a base station, keypad, contact sensor, motion detector, and range extender. The Ring Alarm is $40 off and the best price we’ve seen for this home security system.View Deal