Revised: November 24th, 2017
It may not seem like it, but Black Friday and Cyber Monday are right around the corner. Here are some tips to maximize your experience this year.
It may not seem like it, but Black Friday and Cyber Monday are right around the corner. After a day of turkey and football, the attention turns to the shopping spectacle known as Black Friday, the day of the year when every retailer rolls back prices to levels far below ordinary sales.
Black Friday Travel Deals
Black Friday isn’t only for televisions and personal items, travel deals are some of the best Black Friday deals available. If you want to save hundreds or even thousands of dollars on your next getaway, Black Friday might be the best time of year to book your hotel room. Start planning your next winter wonderland or summer escape vacation by booking your hotel room and flights.
Save Money on Hotel Rooms
Black Friday is a great time of year to book hotel rooms. Many online travel agencies will be promoting great offers, but the best rates are still directly through hotels.
Plaza’s Black Friday Deal
The Plaza Hotel Casino will have our own Black Friday/Cyber Monday hotel room offer. Save 30% off current room rates, but you’ll have to hurry, this offer expires on Wednesday, November 29th, 2017.
Black Friday and Cyber Monday might be over but you can still save up to 20% off current room rates, visit our promotions and deals page for current offers.
Save Money on Flights
Now that you’ve saved money on your hotel room, it’s time to book your flight. Black Friday means the lowest fares are on display from the largest airlines in the world. Most major airlines will be offering ridiculously low fares on domestic and international flight. Here are just a few of the airlines to keep track of.
While Southwest is promising to announce daily deals throughout the holiday weekend, they’ve already started offering discounts on flights for Black Friday. Check out their offers below.
- Save $125 on U.S. destinations with promo code SAVE125.*
- Save $250 on international destinations with promo code SAVE250.*
*see website for full restrictions
Not to be outdone, Delta Airlines has teased several Black Friday and Cyber Monday flight deals that they will be releasing on their Flight Deals page. Delta has in the past offered an award “flash sale,” such as flights to hard to reach places like Alaska and Hawaii from 20,000 SkyMiles round-trip.
Want a live feed of flight deals for Black Friday? Skyscanner has you covered. Skyscanner is publishing travel deals as they happen. Keep their Black Friday live feed loaded up in your browser as you shop online to snag the lowest prices on the most popular destinations throughout the world.
Pair a ridiculously low airline fare with the Plaza’s great Black Friday deal for a vacation that will leave you with plenty of entertainment money for all the amazing shows that Las Vegas has to offer.
Entertainment Black Friday Deals
Now that you’ve booked your hotel and room, now comes the fun part. With all that extra cash, you can enjoy some of the best shows Las Vegas has to offer at a discounted price. Here are just a few of the fun things going on around Las Vegas.
Best Retail Black Friday Deals
If you’re going to be in the Las Vegas area this upcoming Thanksgiving weekend, check out some of the local Black Friday/Cyber Monday deals available at both retail stores and their online sites.
The wildly popular electronics retailer is a huge destination on Black Friday. They’ve just posted their pre-Black Friday deals with some items at discounts of 70% off or more! Best Buy deals on the Monday after Thanksgiving are often better than on the morning of Black Friday, so plan carefully to get the best prices! Check them out on The Strip at 3820 S Maryland Pkwy. or at www.bestbuy.com.
Massive retailer Walmart is one of the flagship Black Friday venues this year, and leaked information has indicated that they’ll likely have a 55” 4K TV on sale for under $700, a deal on the Xbox One bundle with Gears of War, a $30 gift card for less than $300, and deals on iPads and other tablets. Visit Walmart late Thursday night to beat some of the Friday morning shopping insanity at 4505 W Charleston Blvd. or at www.walmart.com.
This all-time favorite clothing and household accessories retailer always delivers a stellar Black Friday experience, and they often start their deals a few days earlier to give shoppers plenty of time to get what they need. They just released their pre-Black Friday deals and it looks to be a good year! Jackets normally priced at $160 for just $32.64 and memory foam pillows normally $50 for just $12.74. Visit the Las Vegas location at 8671 W Charleston Blvd., just west of downtown Las Vegas or at www.kohls.com.
Think office supply stores can’t be exciting? Think again! Staples has already released their Black Friday lineup and it looks valuable if you’re shopping for electronics. Sennheiser Urbanite XL headphones normally $249 will be on sale for $89 and a Dell 15.6” laptop normally $400 will be sold at $250, which are only two of the deals that will be offered post-Thanksgiving. Visit Staples at 6677 S Las Vegas Blvd. #108, or at www.staples.com.
Dick’s Sporting Goods
The sports and outdoors experts always create a fun and exciting Black Friday experience for shoppers, and this year is sure to be a blast! They haven’t released their ad yet, but if it’s anything like last year, it promises to be full of hugely discounted gear for the active individual. From clothing to sporting equipment and everything in between, visit Dick’s at 3200 S Las Vegas Blvd. or at www.dickssportinggoods.com.
The home improvement giant offers up a comprehensive Black Friday ad that includes everything from power tool sets to refrigerators. They do a great job of putting rows and rows of stocking stuffer-type goods on sale, so Black Friday is a great time to stock up for the tool-loving enthusiasts in your life. Find them at 2875 E Charleston Blvd. or at www.lowes.com.
Participating in Black Friday and Cyber Monday is a rite of passage for most, but with some careful planning and a little patience, you can find some incredible deals and be in and out of the stores in no time. Be sure to pre-plan breaks in the day, like breakfast at your favorite Las Vegas coffee shop, or maybe lunch at Pop Up Pizza. Keep yourself adequately fed and you’ll only be hungry for the sales!