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What to Buy This Fourth of July

Oh, the Fourth of July. That amazing time of year when we get together to celebrate our country’s independence with hot dogs, streamers, parades, and back yard barbecues. The 4th of July is typically celebrated with friends and family as we kick back, move the party outdoors and eagerly await late night fireworks.

The days leading up to the holiday will most likely be spent creating delicious food, baking pies and decorating, but for some it might also include shopping. Maybe you need grills and patio furniture to kick start your festivities or perhaps you simply want to snatch up a deeply discounted bargain.

Here are a few items you will find on sale this Fourth of July.


The Fourth of July and grilling go hand-in-hand like hotdogs and ketchup. What is it about this holiday that makes us all want to spend time outside enjoying the warm summer weather? If you need a grill then look no further than Home Depot where you can receive up to 20% off smokers and grills of all kinds. At Home Depot you can find charcoal grills, gas grills, electric grills and even some that provide a combination of heat sources.

Patio Furniture

If you plan to host a backyard barbecue it never hurts to provide comfortable seating for your guests. Do you have the perfect spot outside for a hammock or a nice plushy plot of green grass for a few lawn chairs? Do you need a table that the kids can sit around or a simple spot to display all the delicious food you’ve prepared? Right now you can receive up to 30% off patio furniture at Target and save an extra 15% off with promo code AMERICA.

Swimwear and Swim Accessories

Have you been to the beach or pool yet this summer? If not, you might still need a new summer swimsuit. Whether you plan to swim in the ocean or simply spend the afternoon floating in your neighbor’s swimming pool you’ll need the perfect swimsuit. JCPenney is offering sales on swimwear as well as 60 to 70% off clearance items.

Outdoor Gear

Some folks drive to the beach to celebrate Independence Day, while others prefer to load up the car for a long camping trip. If you prefer to trek through the mountains on this holiday then you might need to shop for new outdoor gear. REI is currently offering all REI members 20% off one item with promo code MEMREWARD16.

Search for these deals and many others this Fourth of July.