Stars, Stripes & Sales
NEW YORK (MainStreet)The only thing that tops Fourth of July beer-b-qs and free fireworks displays are the stellar sales and promotions offered in honor of the holiday. To help you get the most for your money, we've done our patriotic duty to find the best deals to snag this week from several popular retail stores and websites. Read on for our full round-up.
If you're planning a Fourth of July bash, you can stock up on discounted items from Party City without breaking the bank. Some of the best deals offered by the store include 50% off Fourth of July tableware and a buy-one, get-one free promotion on 16-ounce, 50-count plastic cups. J.C. Penney is offering 40% off Fourth of July-themed items from MarthaCelebrations, a Martha Stewart line, including cupcake stands, garlands, napkins and dinner plates.
Furniture and Appliances
Head to Sears through Saturday, July 6, for some pretty sweet mark-downs on refrigerators, washers and dryers, vacuums, patio furniture, grills and more. The store is also giving online-only discounts of 5% to 15% on select items through Friday, July 5, at 7 a.m. CT.
Lowes is also offering a blow-out Fourth of July sale on big-ticket items. Shop at the store through Tuesday, July 9, and you can save 5% to 35% on select major appliances. What's more, you can earn a Lowes gift card depending on how many appliances you purchase (each appliance must cost $399 or more). For instance, you'll get a $50 gift card if you buy two appliances and a $475 gift card if you buy six appliances.
Best Buy's Fourth of July savings event includes 10% to 30% off major appliances plus free home delivery and 18-month financing on purchases of $429 or more. You can also earn 10% to 20% off of countertop microwaves and floor care during the sale.
Take the whole family to Kohl's through Wednesday, July 3, and enjoy huge savings on a variety of items. Sales include 25% to 40% off select tops and tanks for women and men, 30% to 50% off select swimwear for the family, and 30% to 50% off select tops and bottoms for kids.
If you'd rather shop online than hit the malls, you can earn 30% off at Banana Republic, Gap or Old Navy if you purchase clothing via the stores' websites through Wednesday, July 3. Be sure to enter the promo code STARS30 at checkout to get the discount.
Planning a barbecue with friends or family? Omaha Steaks is offering four free burgers and four jumbo franks on orders of $76 or more if you order by Monday, July 8. What's more, shipping costs just $4.44.
If you'd rather pick up a delish meal than make it yourself, head over to Boston Market on July 4th, where you can save 50% off your purchase with this printable coupon.
Looking to get away from it all this summer? Orbitz is offering 15% off on hotel stays across the country with the promo code SPF#15 if you book by Friday, July 7, and travel by September 30. You can also receive $100 off of a flight and hotel package that includes four or more nights in California if you book through Southwest Vacations. Use the code CALI100 at checkout to receive the savings.
Whether you need to stock up on craft supplies for the whole summer or simply make some decorations or favors for your Fourth of July party, Michael's can be a perfect place to start. The craft store is offering 15% off your entire purchase, including sale items, through Saturday, July 6. Meanwhile, A.C. Moore is also offering great deals this week, including 50% off on patriotic décor, bunting and bows.