While Memorial Day has long been considered the unofficial start of summer, it’s also a time to score some really big sales on pretty much everything — from mattresses to furniture to warm-weather fashion — and we found can’t-miss deals on Amazon across every category.
In honor of one of the biggest shopping days of the season, Shop All Day contributor Chassie Post stopped by TODAY to break down some of Amazon's hottest deals on some summer must-haves, including exclusive deals for TODAY viewers and readers. These customer favorites include sunscreens, an Alexa-enabled device and more!
To hold you over until Prime Day, Amazon is offering a ton of sale prices on customer-loved brands like Levi’s, Ray-Bans, Ninja and more. Whether you’re looking to spruce up your home and kitchen spaces or refresh your beauty routines, we found unbeatable deals you’ll want to get your hands on ASAP.
We wanted to make the hunt for those must-have shopping finds a little easier, so we combed through hundreds of sales and shared them below. To shop this article by category, click on the links below.
- Amazon Memorial Day deals as seen on TODAY
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- Amazon Memorial Day electronics deals
- Amazon Memorial Day backyard + outdoor deals
Amazon Memorial day deals as seen on TODAY
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Cut costs on your electricity bill this summer with an Alexa-enabled smart plug. This device is currently 40% off and you can automatically schedule and control lights, fans and appliances — all from the Alexa app.
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Whip up your favorite summer smoothie with this kitchen must-have. With over 35,000 Amazon reviews, this customer favorite features stainless steel blades and is known for its fast, high-speed capabilities.
If you're looking to upgrade your sleep space, now's your chance. Memorial Day is the perfect time to score some amazing deals on mattresses. Right now, Casper is offering up to $800 off on mattresses, including 10% off the Element mattress.
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Step up your dental hygiene between dentist appointments with a professional cordless water flosser. This product is accepted by the American Dentist Association and according to the brand, it's proven to remove up to 99.9% of plaque.
Hawaiian Tropic Sunscreen
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If you spent too much time in the sun, you can smooth your skin with an after-sun moisturizer. Containing hydrating ingredients such as coconut oil, shea butter and avocado oil, this lotion will keep your skin moisturized for up to 12 hours.
The start of summer is a good time to stock up on sunscreen. If you're looking for a sun-kissed glow, this tanning lotion has a low SPF 8 with water resistance and hydrating ingredients.
After a day in the sun, you'll want to nourish your skin with a soothing aloe vera-infused lotion. This moisturizer has over 12,000 Amazon reviews and one verified reviewer wrote, "It is very moisturizing and it's like your skin just sucks it up. It is not oily or greasy at all."
If you're looking for a broad-spectrum lotion that is both high in SPF and non-greasy, than this is a must-have for the beach. According to the brand, this SPF 30 sunscreen is tested by dermatologists, and eco- and reef-friendly.
This weightless face lotion is recommended by the Skin Cancer Foundation, according to the brand. With SPF 30, it is formulated to have a weightless finish that leaves your face feeling non-oily and moisturized.
Banana Boat Sunscreen
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Protect the most sensitive skin from harmful rays with this 100% mineral sunscreen. According to the brand, it is SPF 50 and broad spectrum, and a lotion that "that moms can trust."
If you have a child who just won't sit still for sunscreen application, try one with a mist application. This pediatrician-tested SPF 50 mineral formula is lightweight and leaves a non-greasy feel — worthy of approval by both kids and moms.
Whether your child is hitting the fields for a soccer game or building sand castles on the beach, you'll want to use a sunscreen that's resistant to both water and sweat. This long-lasting sports sunscreen is SPF 50 and the brand says it is water-resistant for up to 80 minutes.
This eight-piece high-speed blender will have you whipping up your favorite summer smoothies in no time and right now you can grab it at 26% off. Many Amazon reviewers love how compact it is, freeing up that much needed counter space.
This blender is just as simple to use as the original NutriBullet but faster and stronger. If you’re looking to upgrade your smoothie game, you can blend dense foods and produce, such as kale, nuts, seeds and more!
Between chlorine and harsh UV rays, your hair can take a hit during the summer. Refresh and revive your hair with an all-natural shampoo. Containing ingredients such as apple cider vinegar, almond oil and argan oil, this shampoo is formulated to provide nourishment to help prevent breakage and split ends.
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This shampoo and conditioner set also features apple cider vinegar as its star ingredient. Other ingredients, such as castor oil and biotin, help to thicken the hair, according to the brand. Right now, you can grab it on sale for 25% off.
Now is the chance to upgrade your headphones and make the switch to wireless AirPod Pros for under $200. Featuring silicone tips for a customizable fit, these noise cancellations headphones allow you to seamlessly listen to music and answer calls.
Look “coastal grandmother chic” and keep harmful UV rays off your face with this straw sun visor, and right now you can grab at over 50% off! Featuring an adjustable closure, you can easily wear it with your favorite summer hair-do, from messy bun to beach waves.
This two-piece lounge wear set is just what you need for the ultimate comfort. Coming in over 15 colors to choose from, you can grab this trendy and cozy look starting at $17.
For the days when it’s just too hot, you can still make your fitness goals with this indoor cycling bike. According to the brand, this bike is fully adjustable, from seat placement to caged-foot pedals for the ultimate safety measures.
For all of your streaming needs, the Amazon Fire Stick is a must-have. This Alexa-enabled device is compatible with 4K streaming and can help you access over one million movies, TV shows and songs across various apps.
Vitamin C has many benefits, but this serum is packed with several other skin-loving ingredients such as jojoba oil and aloe vera, which can help hydrate your skin, in addition to smoothing your complexion.
Amazon Memorial Day fashion deals
The only thing better than a dress on a hot summer day is a dress with pockets — and this maxi dress checks off all of the boxes. It's available in over two dozen colors and designs that you can wear anywhere, regardless of whether you dress it up or down.
Did you know this classic denim jean brand also makes equally flattering shorts? With a high-rise fit and a cut that isn’t too revealing, you can feel fashionable and confident in these bestsellers.
A classic pair of Ray-Bans is the final touch to any summer outfit. Look extra chic in these rounded frames and choose from six different colors.
Combine two of your favorite summer shoe styles into one with these wedge sandals. Coming in over 20 color-ways, they’re less than two inches tall, which make them the perfect choice for brunch, errands or even the office!
Go from pool to party with this chic maxi dress. It has over 18,000 amazon reviews and many reviewers wrote how comfortable and versatile it is. Plus it comes in over two dozen colors, from neutrals to fun floral patterns.
With the change of season, we’re ready to exclusively wear flowy dresses and can’t get enough of this A-line swing dress. Pair it with your favorite heeled sandal for a chic look or dress it down with white sneakers. We’re sure you’ll find an occasion for it!
Look effortlessly stylish with these leather strap slide sandals. Featuring padded lining and a rubber sponge sole, Amazon reviewers raved about how comfortable these shoes felt.
This T-shirt dress has over 29,000 thousand Amazon reviews and we can see why. Nothing is easier than throwing on a chic yet casual t-shirt dress. Coming in over 30 different colors to choose from, this boho-style dress is made of rayon and spandex for the ultimate comfort.
We love our leggings, but when the season calls for lighter attire, these tummy-control shorts can offer a similar fit and feel with a cooler touch. They come in seven color options and feature a hidden side pocket to hold the essentials. Right now, you can grab any size (Small through 3X-Large) for less than $20.
No matter the season, you'll always need a classic pair of black leggings. Whether you're wearing them to yoga or lounging around the house, this Adidas pair is sporty, chic and only $35!
Amazon Memorial Day beauty deals
A quality straightener can mean the difference between a good or bad hair day. Always make it the latter with this CHI Professional Flat Iron. According to the brand, its ceramic and titanium-infused plates are safe for all hair types and can help you create a smooth style in no time.
The deal on this Amazon’s Choice brush and volumizer is too good to pass up. According to the brand, the hot air tool is designed to reduce frizz and hair damage, as well as leave your locks tangle free and shinier than ever thanks to its tufted bristles.
One Shop TODAY contributor said this concealer lasted a full eight hours in the sun without flaking or creasing. If you like long-lasting formulas and full coverage, we suggest adding this beauty bag must-have to cart — and it's on sale for under $4.
Heatless hair tools are all the rage right now, and if you’re looking to get in on the trend, you’ll want to hop on this Amazon deal right away. For just $9, you can create effortless waves and curls overnight with this simple and unique headband. Simply wrap your hair around the curling wand, secure with satin bands (included) and wake up with a frizz-free and voluminous ‘do.
Nothing is worse than looking in the mirror and seeing a cakey complexion staring back at you. This Laura Geller powder foundation promises a “flawless” and “natural” finish that lasts all day long. And right now, you can grab it for just $15 — that’s 58% off the original price!
According to dermatologists, hyaluronic acid is exactly what you need to hydrate your skin and leave it feeling plumper and more refreshed. Add the must-have ingredient to your skin care routine with this Revitalift Vitamin C serum by L’Oreal. According to the brand, it can help to reduce wrinkles and provide anti-aging benefits.
Summer is almost here, but if you want to get that beachy glow sooner rather than later, a self-tanner might be the way to go. We recommend picking up this No. 1 Amazon bestseller, which is on sale for less than $10. According to the brand, the mousse can give your skin a sun-kissed glow in just one hour.
Amazon Memorial Day home + kitchen deals
Elevate your sleeping space with cooling, hotel-grade pillows. Coming in a pack of two, these pillows feature cooling technology so you'll always be on the "cool side". Plus it has 250 thread count covers and down alternative filling.
Do you find yourself constantly finding pet hair around your home or on your clothes? This pet hair remover roller has over 100,000 Amazon reviews and we can see why, it picks up the most stubborn of strands without the use of adhesives.
With all the mattress sales going on, don't forget to upgrade your pet's bed. According to the brand this fuzzy doughnut bed offers the ultimate support for your furry friend. Coming in a variety of sizes and colors to choose from, you can grab this bed at 27% off.
If you plan on taking a lot of beach or outdoor trips this summer, you'll want to keep this portable handheld vacuum cleaner nearby. It is compact and weighs under three pounds, so you can easily store it in the car for a quick cleanup of sand, dirt and more.
Using AirCrisp technology, this air fryer is said to reduce fat in fried foods up to 80%. In addition to an adjustable temperature control and a convenient auto-shutoff, it also features a six-quart basket that is big enough for cooking a six-person meal. The best part? You can grab this red style for 24% off on Amazon.
Charcuterie boards have been a popular pre-dinner favorite for quite some time, so if you haven’t joined in on the trend just yet, consider this your opportunity. This bamboo board is on sale right now for just $28!
Want cleaner floors without putting in the extra effort? The eufy by Anker RoboVac is designed for use on all surfaces in your home and can be controlled right from your smartphone. Its thin design helps it clean your hardest-to-reach spots and the extra-strength suction will pick up every last crumb.
Now that Amazon is taking 45% off its bestselling bath towels, now is the perfect time to give your old washcloths an upgrade. Made from 100 percent Turkish cotton, the brand says these towels will feel just as luxurious as the ones you treat yourself to at the spa. You can shop a six-piece set for just $40.
Mix up your favorite smoothies, shakes and breakfast bowls (or frozen cocktails!) with this professional blender from Ninja. The 72-ounce pitcher can create batches for large groups and the powerful motor can easily crush ice, fruits, veggies and more, according to the brand.
Amazon Memorial Day electronics deals
Another great wireless option is a pair of Beats. These high-performance headphones are sleek, have adjustable cushion-cups and up to three hours of play on just a five minute charge.
You can save up to $150 on one of Apple's most popular items. Surf the web, play your favorite games or even read a book on this sleek 2020 iPad.
This 24-inch Smart TV has over 18,000 five star reviews and is under $100 right now. Featuring built in Fire TV Stick and Alexa features, you can stream all of your favorite movies and apps, straight from your TV.
From pool parties to gym workouts, bluetooth speakers are a must-have. With up to 14 hours of playing time, this speaker is compact and easy to throw in your beach tote or suitcase.
If you're looking to upgrade your laptop you can grab a Galaxy Chromebook for under $700 right now. With over 250 GB of memory, you can easily multitask between apps, edit work documents or stream movies.
Whether you're looking to enhance your movie nights or just upgrade your wireless bluetooth speaker, you might want to grab a sound bar. According to the brand, the speakers are full-range and feature a cinematic sound experience.
Amazon Memorial Day backyard + outdoor deals
Keep your grill rust-free with a classic grill cover. You can grab this water-proof cover in multiple sizes and up to 49% off.
Turn your backyard into a the ultimate campsite with a multifunctional fire pit. You can save up to 43% off and enjoy the great outdoors, without venturing outside your neighborhood.
Whether you love to grill burgers or have a grill-master in your family, you'll love this 24 piece set of grill tools. Made of stainless steel this set features a meat thermometer, multipurpose spatula, barbecue skewers and more!
Illuminate your back-porch or walkways with these solar power outdoor lights. Featuring easy to install stakes, these energy-efficient lights last up to eight hours once fully charged.
Do you have a lot of outdoor plants? Show them off on this tiered rack. It can be used indoors or outdoors and holds up to seven of your favorite plants.
Your backyard will be ultimate hosting spot with these torch light bluetooth speakers. You can enjoy the warm glow while listening to your favorite tunes. They come with multiple options to install, from traditional stakes to hanging lamps.
Memorial Day is often considered a synonym for grilling and opening up the pool, but if you’re in the market for a new charcoal grill, there’s no need to worry about splurging. Today, you can save $83 with this find from Royal Gourmet, which features heat control and a side table.
Complete your patio setup with this stylish side table. The vibrant piece of decor is crafted from iron and only requires light assembly.
The summer heat calls for fans, air conditioners and just about anything that can help keep you cool. Thanks to this Amazon markdown, you can add this 4.5-star-rated unit to your cart for just $189.
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