The first long weekend of 2020 is here and it's the first chance to save big on winter gear and score great deals on spring must-haves before the season arrives.
Whether you're looking for a new coat for an upcoming ski trip or the perfect sweater for that winter-to-spring transition, you won't have to look very far to find the best deals and discounts going on right now.
Yahoo contributor Chassie Post stopped by TODAY to share the best Martin Luther King Jr. Day deals you won't want to miss! From your favorite stores like JC Penney and Macy's to tech giant Best Buy, we rounded up all the best deals for you below.
MLK Day deals on TODAY
Hillsdale Nicole Upholstered Queen Bed
This beautifully upholstered bed has a contoured silhouette and diamond-shaped tufting throughout for support. Right now, this set is just $219 which is an astonishing $407 off the original price. If you need more home decor, make sure to check out Macy's Super Buys on home products and furniture today.
Cuisinart 17-Piece Non-Stick Cookware Set
Keep up with your New Year's resolution to make more home-cooked meals with this 17-piece set from Cuisinart. It includes pots, pans, strainers and lids — plus, it's 73% off.
Amrapur Overseas 6-Piece Towel Set
Give your bathroom some love with this ultra-soft cotton towel set. The bundle comes with six towels for just $33, but towels aren't the only items on sale. Be sure to visit the Home Depot site to score up to 40% off on select bath items during the biggest bath event of the year.
Frigidaire French Door Refrigerator
Take a look at the Lowe's Appliance Sale going on now through Jan. 22. It includes this highly rated refrigerator that is down to $1,399 from the original price of $2,348.
Instant Pot 7-in-1 Pressure Cooker
If you haven't already purchased an Instant Pot, now is the time. You can get this one for only $79 and be well on your way to making homemade recipes that will wow any party guests.
Dyson V8 Animal Cord-free Stick Vacuum
Save over $200 on the Dyson V8 Animal Vacuum. It features a digital motor, a cord-free format and will capture 99.97% of particles in your home.
Sceptre 65" Class 4K Ultra HD LED TV
Stream the big game on this 65-inch 4K HD television. It has brilliant color, 3 HDMI connectors and it's currently $550 off.
Sceptre 32" Class HD LED TV
If your space is a bit too small for a big-screen TV, check out this Sceptre 32-inch option for just $85. Buyers say they love the picture quality and the ease of set-up.
Amazon Echo (2nd Generation)
Score an Amazon Echo for 40% off during MLK weekend at Bloomingdales. The sale on this smart home device only lasts today.
Fitbit Aria 2 Wi-Fi Bathroom Scale
The Fitbit bathroom scale measures everything from weight to body fat and lean mass. The best part is that it will automatically sync with your Fitbit and it's easily controlled by a smartphone app.
Old Navy Long-Line Puffer Jacket
Now is a great time to purchase clothing and accessories because retailers are making room for brand new spring styles. This hooded puffer jacket starts at just $45 — but you'll want to act quick before sizes run out.
Hooded Faux-Fur Trim Parka
Find this men's jacket for over $72 off at Old Navy. It has a faux fur trim and a plush fill that will keep you warm during the winter months.
Sorel Joan of Arctic Boot
Speaking of winter months, you'll want to be sure you have a great pair of boots on hand for those snow days. This pair of Sorel boots come in two versatile colors and are 25% off right now.
Sorel Madson Hiker Boot
You don't need to be a hiker to score these practical boots. Through Jan. 31, you can take advantage of the Sorel sale by scoring 25% off markdowns.
Auriya Solitaire Diamond Necklace
With Valentine's Day around the corner, Overstock.com has a bunch of jewelry on sale with savings of up to 60% off.
MLK Day clothing deals
1. Zella Live In High-Waisted Leggings
There's nothing better than a great pair of comfortable leggings — especially if it has pockets! Over 400 Nordstrom customers have left rave reviews for this high-waisted design. If that wasn't enough, the retailer offers free shipping on all orders!
2. Jada Space-Dyed Turtleneck Sweater
For the long weekend, Anthropologie is offering an extra 40% off of all sale items. Comfortable sweaters like this are perfect for staying warm and fashionable during the winter season.
3. Mid Rise Boot Pants
Need a few pairs of new slacks for the office? Through Jan. 20, you can snag 40% off of everything at Express. You can save even more with exclusive doorbuster deals until Monday.
4. Cole Haan Signature Quilted Coat
We're loving the exclusive styles available at Lord & Taylor this season, but what we love even more is the discounts! You can take up to 40% off the entire store using the code SAVE until Jan. 21. For deeper discounts, shop the clearance section for your chance to save up to 75% on your purchase.
5. London Rebel Loafers
Looking for comfortable shoes that don't break the bank? These stylish loafers and are on sale for 50% off as part of the ASOS Up-To-80%-Off-Sale right now! You can save an extra 10% at checkout using the code ASOSSALEYEAH.
6. Aqua Cashmere Draped Cardigan
A cardigan is a staple in every closet, and this exclusive cashmere piece is one that can complete any outfit. During the Bloomingdale's Long Weekend Sale, you can save up to 70% on select styles that are sure to give your winter wardrobe a boost.
MLK Day tech and electronics deals
1. Apple AirPods
Apple AirPods were one of the hottest gifts of the holiday season, and the wireless earbuds can still be found at a low price. You can currently grab the latest model on sale for $139.99 on Amazon and Best Buy.
2. Lenovo 100e Chromebook
If you're looking for a sleek and portable laptop under $150, it's hard to beat this deal on this highly-rated Chromebook by Lenovo. Its HD display and 4GB of memory make it a great value for the price.
3. Fitbit Versa 2 Smartwatch
Stick to your New Year's resolution with a little help from Target's fitness gear sale happening right now. You can snag one of the newest versions of the Fitbit Versa 2 smartwatch (which features Amazon Alexa) for $50 off the original price.
4. Shark IQ Home Mapping Robot Vacuum
Keeping the house clean is so much easier when most of the work is out of your hands. You can save $100 on the Shark Robot Vacuum during Target's massive sale.
5. JBL Tune Wireless In-Ear Headphones
If you're looking to ditch wired headphones but aren't ready to splurge on AirPods, JBL's wireless headphones are a great option. They are on sale at Macy's for 50% off of the original price.
6. Canon Wireless Printer
Tech deals at Target mean you can save over 40% on big-ticket purchases like this printer — and even more on other items for your home and office.
MLK Day beauty and skin care deals
1. Origins GinZing Refreshing Eye Cream
Award-winning products like these are available for half the price during Ulta's Love Your Skin sale. You can save big on all your beauty must-haves during the 20-day event, which started on Jan. 5 and will end on Jan. 25. This GinZing eye cream will be available for 50% off on Saturday.
2. Clinique De-Aging Experts Gift Set
This skin care set from Clinique is available for 25% off during the Bloomingdale's Long Weekend Sale. Together, the products in the kit work to target the signs of aging to give you a smooth and radiant complexion.
3. Peter Thomas Roth Firmx Peeling Gel
If you're looking for a gentle exfoliator that will refresh your skin, look no further. You can score a great price on this gel peel during Ulta's Love Your Skin sale.
4. Pestle & Mortar Box of Stars Gift Set
Taking care of your skin during the Winter is a must, and with great deals on beauty at Bloomingdale's you won't have to compromise your complexion in order to save. This set is bound to keep your skin glowing throughout the chilly season and is available for 50% off until Jan. 30.
5. Too Faced Hangover Pillow Cream
Save on select Too Faced products that will make your nighttime routine something to look forward to through Jan. 25. This hydrating moisturizer is on sale for 25% off and is crafted with minerals that will nourish and replenish your skin.
6. Matrix Biolage Colorlast Shampoo
Ulta customers swear by this shampoo for maintaining color-treated hair, and now the jumbo size is down to $15.99. Our advice? Stock up!
MLK Day kitchen and appliances deals
1. Instant Pot 7-in-1 Pressure Cooker
This popular kitchen tool is on sale during the Kohl's three-day weekend sale, and you can even save an additional 15% off at checkout with the code FROST. Your weeknight dinners will never be the same!
2. PowerXL Vortex Air Fryer
If you've been hesitant to try out the air-frying trend, now is the perfect time to see what it is all about without spending too much during. Check out Kohl's this weekend for a great deal on this popular model.
3. Keurig k-Classic Brewer
Make your morning routine run smoother by brewing a cup of coffee in just under a minute with this Keurig model. You can save an extra 15% off of this and other kitchen appliances using the code 2FORYOU during JCPenney's weekend sale.
4. Ninja Foodi Blender with Heat iQ
You can also save $100 on this innovative Ninja blender at JCPenney's, which makes cold smoothies or hot soups with just the press of a button.
MLK Day mattress deals
1. Wayfair Sleep 10" Plush Gel Memory Foam Mattress
This mattress has a whopping 10,000 rave reviews from Wayfair customers thanks to its plush texture and affordable price. It's currently on sale for 43% off over the long weekend.
2. Tempur-Flex Supreme Breeze Mattress
Did you start off the New Year with a few bad nights of sleep? Make sure the rest of 2020 is full of nothing but good nights of sleep thanks to Tempurpedic's Closeout sale. You can save 30% on the Breeze 2.0 models and even receive a $300 gift with any mattress set you purchase.
3. Layla Memory Foam Mattress
Layla Sleep is offering $150 off mattresses and two free pillows with your purchase until Jan. 20! The memory foam mattress comes in a compact box shipped to your door, so the days of lugging a full-size mattress back to your house are over.
4. Sealy Posturepedic Cushion Firm Mattress
This mattress is equipped with a SealyCool gel foam center to ensure a good night's sleep and keep you from tossing and turning to find the "cool spot" on the mattress. You can catch great deals on mattresses like this one during Macy's weekend sale.
MLK Day home and furniture deals
1. Madrot Glass Globe Floor Lamp
Target is offering exclusive deals on home décor over the three-day weekend, so you can score sleek and functional pieces like this modern lamp to add a decorative touch to any room.
2. Sedona Kitchen-In-A-Box Set
If meal prep has you in need of some fresh cooking tools for your kitchen, you can save 60% on this 64-piece set on sale this weekend at Macy's.
3. Rockland Metallic Luggage Set
Summer is just a few months away, and a new luggage set will make getting to your destination that much easier. This three-piece set boasts spinner wheels that make gliding through the airport a breeze. You can save over 50% off the original price during JCPenney's sale this weekend.
4. Sonoma Bath Towel Set
Kohl's is offering great deals this weekend on everything from kitchen appliances to bathroom essentials like this towel set. On top of these savings, you can save an extra 15% on your purchase when you use the code FROST at checkout.
MLK Day toy deals
1. FAO Schwarz Piano Dance Mat
Playtime is about to get musical! This giant piano ma allows your little ones to play and record their own songs. You can snag this cool toy for 70% off the original price at Macy's.
2. FAO Schwarz Vanity Makeup Studio
This complete vanity makeup studio is also on sale at Macy's for 70% off and includes real nail polish and makeup for that budding makeup artist in the house.
3. Star Wars Rey's Speeder
The savings are with you during JCPenney's weekend sale, with Star Wars toys and much more on sale for over 20% off.
4. Lambs & Ivy Plush Unicorn
This soft, plush unicorn is part of Lamb & Ivy's newest collection and is machine washable. It's on sale at Macy's for 50% off the original price, but the savings only last until Monday.
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