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Black Friday 2021 may not be for another month, but bargain-hunters can rejoice: Macy's early holiday sales are finally here. With the kickoff of the Friends and Family sale today, the legendary department store is starting off the holiday shopping season with early access to tons of epic markdowns—we're talking Black Friday 2021-level deals!—on some of our favorite holiday gifts.
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To prepare for anticipated product shortages and shipping delays, Macy's joins a growing list of retailers that are beginning their holiday sales a month ahead of Black Friday. Other big players—including Walmart, eBay, Best Buy, Target and Amazon—have all already dropped early Black Friday deals.
To help you snag all the best deals, below we've answered many frequently asked questions regarding early Macy's Black Friday-level deals. Meanwhile, if you need gift ideas, we've got you covered there, too.
When does the Macy's Black Friday 2021 sale start?
Officially, the Macy's Black Friday 2021 sale kicks off on November 3, with weekly deals and exclusive savings. The full line-up of deals, meanwhile, will be available starting November 23. Right now, however, the online retailer is offering tons of early Black Friday-caliber sales as part of its Friends and Family savings event. These pre-holiday discounts will continue through November 1.
Even more doorbuster deals are expected to drop on Black Friday, which takes place on Friday, November 26.
What are the best Macy's Black Friday 2021 deals?
Macy's is offering deep discounts on select products right now during the early holiday sale, and will add more during the Macy's Black Friday sale. Keep scrolling to check out all the best deals you can expect now and going forward:
When does the Macy's Black Friday 2021 sale end?
The early Macy's Black Friday sale period ends on November 1, with the culmination of the brand's Friends and Family sale. Even more holiday deals will launch two days later, on November 3. The Macy's Black Friday sale will officially come to an end on November 27, just one day after Black Friday.
Should I shop early Macy's Black Friday 2021 deals?
Yes. The early Macy's Black Friday sale is the perfect opportunity to get a head start on your holiday shopping, and the best way to make sure you get everything on your wish list if stock shortages and shipping delays strike. You can scoop up markdowns on tons of our favorite brands during the early holiday shopping event and even take home must-have gifts for less than $5, $10 or $20.
Are Macy's Black Friday 2021 deals available online?
Yes. Customers can shop all the best Macy's Black Friday deals online, with plenty of convenient shipping and pickup options available. While Macy's stores will be closed on Thanksgiving Day—Thursday, November 25—shoppers can still browse and buy gifts online or through the Macy's app.
When you shop the Macy's Black Friday sale online, you can get your goodies fast with access to same-day delivery through DoorDash and flexible payment choices, including a buy-now-pay-later option.
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