Revised: November 21st, 2018
Black Friday and Cyber Monday are finally here. Here are some tips to maximize your experience this year.
Black Friday and Cyber Monday are finally here! 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 starting Wednesday, November 21st, 2018 at 11am. Save 30% off current room rates on travel thru March 31st, 2019(excludes blackout dates), but you’ll have to hurry, this offer expires on Wednesday, November 28th, 2018 at 11am.
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If our Black Friday and Cyber Monday Sale doesn’t apply to the dates you are traveling, check our promotions and deals page for other offers where you can still save up to 25% off current room rates.
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 2018. Check out their offers below.
- Save $125 on U.S. destinations with promo code SAVE125DOM.*
- Save $250 on international destinations with promo code SAVE250INT.*
*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. Save money or miles to select destinations in Europe and Australia when you book Black Friday deals by November 25, 2018.
*see website for full details & restrictions
Want a live feed of flight deals for Black Friday? Skyscanner has you covered. Skyscanner is publishing flight 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.
UNLVTickets will have their annual sale with up to 50% off for Black Friday and their deals will be live at this link beginning November 23, 2018.
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 at their location near The Strip at 3820 S Maryland Pkwy. or at www.bestbuy.com/site/black-friday/sale-ad/.
Massive retailer Walmart is one of the flagship Black Friday venues this year, and leaked information has indicated that they’ll have a 65” 4K TV on sale for $398, a deal on the Xbox One S 1 TB with Minecraft for $199, and a Sony PS4 1TB Slim Spider-Man Bundle for $199. Visit Walmart stores Thursday, 11/22/18 starting at 6pm to beat some of the Friday morning shopping insanity at 4505 W Charleston Blvd. or at www.walmart.com starting on Wednesday, 11/21/18 starting at 10PM ET.
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! Their Black Friday Deals are available online now through Friday or in stores Thursday at 5pm(local time). Visit the Las Vegas location at 8671 W Charleston Blvd., just west of downtown Las Vegas or at www.kohls.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!