Best Memorial Day sales for 2017

With Memorial Day weekend imminent, you’re probably crossing your fingers for warm weather, clear skies and fantastic sales from your favorite retailers.

Happily, Memorial Day sales seldom disappoint. Every May, major stores launch blowouts with deep discounts on everything from foam mattresses to table saws. Sales seem to start earlier and earlier every year, and this year, many Memorial Day savings events started popping up in early May. To help you stay on top of the best deals, here’s a guide to the year’s top Memorial Day sales.

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In this Wednesday, May 18, 2016, photo, people approach an entrance to a Home Depot store location in Bellingham, Mass. Home Depot reports financial results Tuesday, Aug. 16, 2016. (AP Photo/Steven Senne)
Home Depot
May 18 to June 7
With deep discounts across many categories, Home Depot’s Memorial Day event is one of the retailer’s best sales of the year. This year, the store will offer the following deals: — Up to 40 percent off select refrigerators.
— Up to 40 percent off select washer and dryers
— Up to 35 percent off select cooking appliances.
— Up to 30 percent off select microwaves.
— Up to 30 percent off select dishwashers.
— Up to 40 percent off select floor-care appliances.
— Up to 40 percent off select laundry pairs.
— Up to 40 percent off select kitchen packages.
— Up to 30 percent off patio furniture and accessories.
— Up to 15 percent off grills and smokers.
— $10 off select 1-gallon paint cans.
— $40 off 5-gallon buckets. (AP Photo/Steven Senne) (AP)
FILE - In this Tuesday, Feb. 9, 2016, file photo, a shopper carts his purchased LED TV at a Best Buy in Miami. On Tuesday, Aug. 23, Best Buy reports financial results. (AP Photo/Alan Diaz, File)
Best Buy May 23 to May 30 Best Buy is hosting a major Memorial Day sale, with special offers on appliances, tech and more. Noteworthy promotions include: — Up to $500 off 4K Ultra HDTVs, HDTVs and other home theater products.
— Up to $200 off select MacBook models.
— Up to $100 off select HP computers.
— Up to 35 percent off select refrigerators.
— Up to 35 percent off select washers and dryers.
— Up to 25 percent off select ranges. (AP Photo/Alan Diaz, File) (AP)
FILE - In this Wednesday, Feb. 8, 2017, file photo, shoppers walk into a Sears store in Pittsburgh. Sears said that there is “substantial doubt” that it will be able to remain in business. The company, which runs Kmart and its namesake stores, has struggled for years with weak sales. (AP Photo/Gene J. Puskar, File)
Sears May 23 to June 4 Like Home Depot and Best Buy, Sears is offering hefty discounts on major appliances, plus solid deals across a variety of categories. Noteworthy offers include:
— Up to 40 percent off major appliances.
— 25 to 50 percent off select washers and dryers.
— Up to 60 percent off top-brand mattresses.
— Up to 50 percent off patio furniture.
— Up to 40 percent off trampolines and swing sets.
— Up to 50 percent off tools.
— Up to 30 percent off small kitchen appliances.
— Up to 30 percent off dining sets.
— 30 percent off or more on fitness equipment and weights.
— Up to 30 percent off tents.
— Up to 50 percent off camping chairs and tables.
— 20 percent off $50, or 15 percent off up to $49.99, on apparel and accessories.
(AP Photo/Gene J. Puskar, File)
Overstock May 16 to May 29 Overstock has already begun its annual Memorial Day sale, offering deals on more than 750,000 products. Highlights include: — Up to 70 percent off mattresses and memory foam toppers.
— Up to an extra 20 percent off patio furniture.
— Up to an extra 20 percent off rugs.
— Up to an extra 20 percent off lighting.
— Up to an extra 20 percent off dining room, living room and bedroom furniture.
— Up to 55 percent off luggage and bags. (AP Photo/Douglas C. Pizac) (ASSOCIATED PRESS/DOUGLAS C. PIZAC)
Pittsburgh-based Dick's Sporting Goods has been around since 1948. It has 645 stores nationwide.  (Photo by Scott Olson/Getty Images)
Dick’s Sporting Goods Ends May 29 The Dick’s Sporting Goods Memorial Day sale was one of the earliest to kick off this year and is expected to run through the holiday weekend. Highlights from the sale include:
— Up to $220 off boats, paddleboards and accessories.
— Up to 50 percent off fishing gear.
— Up to 50 percent off golf gear.
— Up to 25 percent off swimwear.
— Up to 50 percent off select electronics and accessories.
— Up to 25 percent off Nike select shoes and apparel.
— Up to 25 percent off select MLB apparel.
— 25 percent off Yeti stainless drinkware.
— 25 percent off Eno hammocks.
— Buy one, get one 50 percent off select outdoor games.
— Buy one, get one 50 percent off board shorts and rash guards.
(AP photo)
(Getty Images/Scott Olson)
Bon-Ton Stores May 24 to May 29 The Bon-Ton department store chain is hosting a Memorial Day sale at all its stores, including Bergner’s, Boston Store, Carson’s, Elder-Beerman, Herberger’s and Younkers. All stores will feature the following deals: — 55 percent off mattresses.
— Extra 10 percent off mattresses, furniture, rugs and furniture accessories with coupon or promo code MEMFURNIS17.
— Up to 60 percent off apparel and accessories for men, women and kids.
— Up to an extra 25 percent off sale-price apparel and accessories with coupon or promo code MEMDAY25S17.
— Extra 20 percent off Yellow Dot or Black Dot apparel clearance purchase with coupon or promo code MEMDAYYDM17.
— $10 off a $25 in-store apparel purchase with coupon. (AP Photo/rusty kennedy) (ASSOCIATED PRESS/RUSTY KENNEDY)
FILE - This June 2, 2008 file photo shows an Office Depot store on in New York. Staples on Wednesday, Feb. 4, 2015 announced it is buying Office Depot in a cash-and-stock deal valued at nearly $6 billion. (AP Photo/Mark Lennihan, File)
Office Depot and OfficeMax May 21 to May 27 Office Depot and OfficeMax are starting and ending their Memorial Day sale early this year. Unlike most major retailers, the office supply company is offering Memorial Day deals in store only. In-store offers include: — Sale pricing on all PCs.
— 25 percent off all mobile accessories.
— Up to 40 percent off office furniture.
— Free delivery on all sale-price furniture and seating.
— Special offers on school and office supplies. (AP Photo/Mark Lennihan, File) (AP)
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In this Wednesday, May 18, 2016, photo, people approach an entrance to a Home Depot store location in Bellingham, Mass. Home Depot reports financial results Tuesday, Aug. 16, 2016. (AP Photo/Steven Senne)
FILE - In this Tuesday, Feb. 9, 2016, file photo, a shopper carts his purchased LED TV at a Best Buy in Miami. On Tuesday, Aug. 23, Best Buy reports financial results. (AP Photo/Alan Diaz, File)
FILE - In this Wednesday, Feb. 8, 2017, file photo, shoppers walk into a Sears store in Pittsburgh. Sears said that there is “substantial doubt” that it will be able to remain in business. The company, which runs Kmart and its namesake stores, has struggled for years with weak sales. (AP Photo/Gene J. Puskar, File)
Pittsburgh-based Dick's Sporting Goods has been around since 1948. It has 645 stores nationwide.  (Photo by Scott Olson/Getty Images)
FILE - This June 2, 2008 file photo shows an Office Depot store on in New York. Staples on Wednesday, Feb. 4, 2015 announced it is buying Office Depot in a cash-and-stock deal valued at nearly $6 billion. (AP Photo/Mark Lennihan, File)

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