The best Presidents' Day sales 2019: a guide to the best deals so far

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The Presidents' Day sales are officially here and that means savings and deals on TVs, mattresses, appliances and more throughout the long holiday weekend from a plethora of popular retailers. Today is probably the last day though, so if you see a deal you like, we wouldn't wait around too long as there's a good chance it'll be back to full price tomorrow.

To help guide you through all the deals and offers, we've put together a list of the best sales that are currently going on and any upcoming promotions that shouldn't be missed. We've also hand-picked the top standout deals that include categories such as electronics, appliances and home items.

We'll also tell you everything else you need to know about the Presidents' Day sale event such as the date, what sales have already started, and what deals you can expect and from what categories.

When do Presidents' Day sales start?

Presidents' Day sales have already started for several retailers such as Walmart and Best Buy, promoting deals on TVs and home and kitchen appliances. Most retailers will extend their sales till Monday, so you have the whole holiday weekend to shop for the best deals.

The best Presidents' Day sales:

Our best Presidents' Day sale picks:

Ring Video Doorbell Pro $249 $199 at Amazon
For a limited time, you can save $50 on the Ring Video Doorbell Pro at Amazon. Unlike the previous models, the Pro features advanced motion detection with a camera view that generates motion alerts within user-set motion zones. View Deal

Ring Video Doorbell 2 $199 $169 at Amazon
The Ring Video Doorbell 2 works with Alexa and sends alerts to your smartphone when motion is detected, or someone rings the Doorbell. Unlike the Pro, the Ring Doorbell 2 has a rechargeable battery power as well as the option to hardwire an existing doorbell. The Doorbell 2 is on sale for $169 at Amazon.View Deal

Ring Alarm Home Security System $199 $159 at Amazon
The Ring Alarm Home Security System works with Alexa and can be armed and disarmed with the command of your voice. The home security system includes a base station, keypad, contact sensor, motion detector, and range extender. The Ring Alarm is $40 off and the best price we've seen for this home security system.View Deal

Vizio 55-inch 4K Ultra HD Smart TV $478 $379 at Walmart
Save $100 on the Vizio 55-inch 4K TV at Walmart. A great price for a 55-inch 4K TV with smart capabilities, the D-Series UHD TV allows you to stream your favorite shows from apps directly on the TV.View Deal

Sceptre 50-inch FHD LED TV $349.99 $199.99 at Walmart
If you're looking for a budget TV with basic features then the Sceptre X505BV from Walmart is a great option. On sale for only $199.99, the FHD TV features 3 HDMI ports to allow streaming from other devices.View Deal

Samsung QN55Q6F Flat 55-inch 4K UHD 6 Series Smart TV $1,499.99 $997.99 at Amazon
Save over $500 on the Samsung 55-inch 4K TV at Amazon. The UHD TV features smart capabilities and the 360 degree design and clean cable solution offers a sleek, attractive look from every angle. View Deal

Lenovo IdeaPad 720S 15-inch Laptop $1,499.99 $824.99 at Lenovo
Save up to $675 with coupon code IHEART720S on the 15-inch IdeaPad 720S laptop. The IdeaPad offers an Intel i7-7700HQ processor, 16GB of RAM, 1TB of SSD and features more than 9 hours of battery life.View Deal

Dell Inspiron 11 3000 2-in-1 Laptop $399 $319.99 at Dell
A terrific budget laptop, the 11.6-inch Inspiron 11 is on sale for $319.99.  The convertible laptop packs an Intel Core m3 processor, 4GB of RAM, 500GB SSD and features a 360-degree hinge that supports four different modes. View Deal

Dell SE2219H 22-inch Monitor $169.99 $99.99 at Dell
Get the Dell 21.5-inch full HD monitor on sale for only $99.99. The thin and sleek monitor features an anti-glare screen that sits on a stand thats 30% smaller than previous models.View Deal

Slumber Solutions 14-inch Gel Memory Foam Mattress $1,086 $417.59 at Overstock
The Slumber Solutions Foam Mattress features three different supportive layers to support and align your spine, and comes in your choice of soft, medium, or firm support. Depending on sizing the mattress starts at only $417.59. View Deal

Instant Pot LUX60 6 Qt Programmable Pressure Cooker $99 $69 at Walmart
Save $30 on the popular Instant Pot LUX60 pressure cooker at Walmart. The 6 Qt pressure cooker combines six kitchen appliances in one and prepares dishes fast six times faster than standard cooking.View Deal

Eufy RoboVac 11c Pet Edition Wi-Fi Connected Robot Vacuum $289 $199.99 at Walmart
Get the top-rated Eufy RoboVac on sale at Walmart for $199.99. That's a $90 price cut for Wi-Fi connected vacuum that connects to Alexa and the Google Assistant to clean your floors completely hands-free.View Deal

Bissel PowerForce Helix Turbo Bagless Vacuum $74 $59 at Walmart
Save $15 on the top-rated Bissel PowerForce Vacuum at Walmart. The lightweight vacuum weighs only 12 pounds and the Helix system features powerful suction for long lasting performance.View Deal

When is Presidents' Day?

Presidents' Day always falls on the third Monday in February. It was originally held on George Washington's birthday (February 22) but was moved in 1971 to accommodate the long holiday weekend. This year Presidents' Day is on Monday the 18.

The best things to buy at Presidents' Day sales

The biggest categories that are discounted during Presidents' Day weekend are electronics, appliances, home items, and clothing. Last year Amazon offered 20% off home items, and retailers like Best Buy, Walmart and Home Depot are offering discounts on large and small appliances. Mattresses are also a popular sale category with retailers like Overstock, Temper-Pedic, and Nectar offering big sales throughout the weekend. There will also be clothing sales with some retailers like J Crew discounting its whole site.