Your Guide to Holiday Deals in 2020

You can save money during almost any holiday, as long as you shop the right sales and products.
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Most major holidays are already fun to celebrate. But when you add in excellent holiday discounts, they're even better! You'd be hard-pressed to find a holiday that doesn't have at least a few sales associated with it.

Read on to see how you can save on flowers for Valentine's Day, electronics around the 4th of July, treats for Halloween, and a whole lot more!

SEE ALSO: The Ultimate Buying Guide

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Valentine's Day

Date: Friday, February 14, 2020
You can save money by ordering your Valentine's Day bouquet weeks in advance and scheduling the delivery for later. Going discount shopping for jewelry? We've seen deals at Amazon and department stores such as Kohl's and Macy's.

Check out our full Valentine's Day guide to learn more.


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Presidents' Day

Date: Monday, February 17, 2020
Presidents' Day discounts can go as high as 70% off for electronics like laptops and desktops. Shopping for home goods? Watch for discounts between 25% and 80% off on decor and bedding, as well as select pieces of furniture. Expect stores to also take up to 60% off mattresses during Presidents' Day sales. If you're looking for clothing, discounts may be as high as 70% off, but most retailers will likely cut prices by 20% to 50%.

Check out our full Presidents' Day guide to learn more.


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Mother's Day

Date: Sunday, May 10, 2020
Shop designer labels for Mom, and you'll save anywhere from 25% to 60%. If she's a beauty queen, watch for stores to take 30% to 60% off skincare, body care, perfume, and makeup.

Electronics will be on sale for Mother's Day, too, but don't be surprised when refurbished and used goods are part of the festivities. Also keep an eye out for 30% off small kitchen appliances, as well as special deals on Amazon's eBook readers.

Check out our full Mother's Day guide to learn more.


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Memorial Day

Date: Monday, May 25, 2020
Sales will launch early, though expect most of them to still fall within the week leading up to Memorial Day itself. Among the discounted items will be patio furniture; expect to get 50% to 70% off at department stores and sites like Overstock.com. As for grills, the best deals will come a few months down the road, but Memorial Day discounts can still save you up to 20% at home improvement stores.

Shopping for a new wardrobe? Look for a variety of retailers to take up to 80% off clothes. Also watch for mattress deals; stores such as Kohl's will likely take up to 65% off.

Check out our full Memorial Day guide to learn more.


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Father's Day

Date: Sunday, June 21, 2020
Many Father's Day tool deals feature introductory tools. So if your dad's just breaking into the DIY world, you'll find some average savings on drill/driver/impact combos. You can also get up to 75% off apparel, shoes, and golf and camping gear.

Watch for electronics to go on sale, as well. Laptops, TVs, and phones should make the cut at big box stores like Best Buy.

Check out our full Father's Day guide to learn more.


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4th of July

Date: Saturday, July 4, 2020
Watch for Independence Day sales to start in mid-to-late June. Electronics will be a huge part of these sales, with Best Buy likely leading the way. The retailer could price 4K TVs as low as $230. You can also expect to save up to $360 on laptops, up to $200 on rarely discounted MacBooks, and up to $50 on Nest smart home products.

Shopping for outdoor gear? Dick's Sporting Goods and REI could provide discounts as high as 50% off. If you'd rather look for new clothes, know that retailers will probably cut between 40% and 70% off.

Check out our full 4th of July guide to learn more.


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Labor Day

Date: Monday, September 7, 2020
Expect Labor Day sales to start early, and for some to even run past the holiday itself. Nearly half of these promotions will likely include clothing, so watch for discounts of up to 80% off. Look for grills and outdoor furniture to also go on sale, with prices cut by up to 75%. Watch for travel deals, as well.

Check out our full Labor Day guide to learn more.


trick-or-treating kids

Halloween

Date: Saturday, October 31, 2020
Halloween is all about the treats! And though they taste delicious, they're not always great for your wallet. You can save on candy by stacking up coupons and checking out drugstore discounts.

Looking for something spooky to wear on a budget? Shop the week before Halloween for trendy costumes at discounted prices.

Check out our full Halloween guide to learn more.


gifts

Christmas

Date: Friday, December 25, 2020
December is full of sales! Whether you're checking out the best Green Monday deals or looking for stores that deliver by Christmas Eve, you can spend the whole month just shopping for gifts. Of course, After Christmas sales are where the real saving happens.

Check out all our Christmas shopping guides:
Senior Staff Writer

Julie joined DealNews in 2015. Her work has been featured on MSN, Business Insider, Lifehacker, The Motley Fool, GoBankingRates, and Moneyish. In her spare time, she enjoys baking sweets, reading thrillers, and listening to an ever-growing list of podcasts.
DealNews may be compensated by companies mentioned in this article. Please note that, although prices sometimes fluctuate or expire unexpectedly, all products and deals mentioned in this feature were available at the lowest total price we could find at the time of publication (unless otherwise specified).
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