You don't have to wait until Black Friday to score big deals. Memorial Day marks the beginning of tank top, air conditioning and pool season, and many stores are marking down prices to celebrate.
Here are the sales you can expect surrounding Memorial Day from major retailers around the country, including some deals and sweepstakes just for members of the military.
Macy's is hosting deals on fashion and home including:
50-60 percent off suiting from Tommy Hilfiger, Calvin Klein and Michael Michael Kors
50 percent off baby clothing from Carter's, First Impressions and More
50 percent off American Rag Dresses
Buy 1, Get 1 for $1 - Fiesta 4-Piece Place Settings in 15 Colors
$2,199 7-Piece Teak Dining Set by Bristol (Reg. $5,199)
You can get an additional 20 percent off if you print this coupon to present at the store or use code MEMDAY online.
K-Mart is marking down outdoor essentials throughout the week of Memorial Day, including:
$139.99 for the Northwest Territory Canyon Ridge Cabin Tent (regular price $239.99)
$349.99 for the Bestway Steel Pro frame pool regularly (regularly $599.99)
You can also take 5-10 percent off camping and hiking essentials online through Sunday.
Sears' Memorial Day discounts include:
All patio, decor and grills on sale, up to 40 percent off
40 percent or more off on Kenmore Appliance Hot Buys
Up to 60 percent off mattresses
Best Buy is hosting Memorial Day deals on appliances and tech including:
Up to 35 percent off major appliance top deals
iPhone 6s Plus 16GB for $49.99 with 2-year activation with Sprint and Verizon
$549 for a 58" Samsung HDTV ($300 off)
Memorial Day deals for J.C. Penney include:
30 percent off major appliances online
50-60 percent off swimwear
$4.99 kids and juniors Arizona tees
Additionally, customers who donate $1 or $5 at the register to support the Armed Services YMCA will receive a small American flag.
Sears is hosting a home makeover sweepstakes for members of the military. If you qualify and enter before June 5, you could win $15,000 to renovate your home.
Members of the military can also get 40 percent off regularly priced tools.
J.C. Penney is offering an extra 5 percent off its Memorial Day deals for members of the military.