Black Friday Showdown: See the Best Deals from Amazon, Target and Walmart

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According to the National Retail Federation last year’s November-December holiday season grew 5.3% over 2021 to $936.3 billion. Then NRF projects sales will grow by 3% to 5% this year.

Most likely leading the way on those sales will be major retailers like Amazon, Target and WalMart. Every year, they provide some of the best deals for consumers during the holiday season, and 2023 should be no different.

So who’s offering some of the best deals you can expect over the next few weeks?

Ready to Shop? The Best Deals at Amazon, Target and Walmart

Many of the large retailers have already started their promotions. Here’s a rundown of some of them.


Amazon’s Black Friday deals actually began on November 17 – a week before the sales holiday – and will continue through Cyber Monday on November 27.

The company currently features a wide array of bargains on electronics, home, beauty and fashion, toys and games, a lot more categories.

Some highlights include:

  • Save up to 70% on select Amazon devices and bundles including Echo Pop with free smart bulb bundles, Ring Video Doorbell with Echo Show 5 (3rd Gen) bundles, eero Pro 6E mesh Wi-Fi Systems, and Luna Gaming Controllers.
  • Save up to $400 on select De’Longhi coffee and espresso machines
  • Save up to 56% on select Shark robot vacuums and air purifiers
  • Save up to 50% on select IT Cosmetics skincare and makeup
  • Save up to 30% on select Amazon-exclusive men’s, women’s, and kids’ fashion from Amazon Essentials and Simple Joys by Carter’s
  • Save up to 30% on select Disney, Marvel, and Star Wars toys, apparel, bedding, and décor

Visit Amazon’s Black Friday and Cyber Monday pages to see more deals.

Is Walmart+ or Amazon Prime a better deal? We looked at the math of Amazon Prime vs. Walmart+.


Target’s holiday deals began on October 29, with four weeks of deals leading up Black Friday.

The company’s official Black Friday deals will last start November 19 through November 25. Target will be closed on Thanksgiving Day, but most stores will reopen at 6 a.m. local time on Friday, November 24.

The Cyber Monday deals are available 24/7 on November 26-27 with exclusive deals on and the Target app.

Here are some of the highlights of Target’s holiday deals:

  • $220 off a 70 inch Westinghouse 4K UHD Roku TV for $299.99
  • $200 off a 5.5 quart KitchenAid stand mixer for $249.99
  • $499 on Playstation 5 bundles that include either Spider Man 2 or Call of Duty: Modern Warfare 3
  • $100 off an iPad Air 5th generation for $499.99
  • $100 off Ninja Kitchen System with Auto IQ Boost & 7-Speed blender for $99.99
  • $180 off a Dyson V8 Origin cordless stick vacuum for $249.99 (includes a $25 Target gift card)
  • Buy 2 get 2 free on all movies, books, and music
  • 50% off select toys
  • 40% off a Spalding 54″ acrylic portable basketball goal

Check out all of Target’s holiday deals – and there are many – in their weekly ad.

Pro Tip

Looking for more ways to save at Target? See the best of Target’s summer sale prices.


Walmart’s first holiday deal celebration began on November 8 and lasted through November 10. The second event begins online Wednesday November 22 at 3 p.m. ET and continues in stores Friday November 24. Their Cyber Monday event will be on Monday November 26.

Some of the highlights of Walmart’s deals include:

  • $250 off Beats Studio3 Wireless Noise Cancelling Headphones with Apple W1 Headphone Chip for $169.99 ($99 on November 22
  • $188 for a TCL 55″ Class 4-Series 4K UHD HDR Smart Roku TV only on November 22
  • $170 off a Zimtown 3-Piece Nested Spinner Suitcase Luggage Set for $129.99 ($84.99 on November 22)
  • $185 off a Shark Pet Pro Cordless Stick Vacuum Cleaner for $144 (November 22 only)
  • $70 off a HP 15.6″, Laptop Intel Pentium Processor 4GB RAM for $249 ($179 on November 22)
  • $50 for a Gourmia All-in-One 14 QT Air Fryer, Oven, Rotisserie (November 22) only

Check out all of Walmart’s Black Friday and Cyber Monday holiday deals.

Robert Bruce is a freelance writer based out of Nashville, Tennessee. His work has appeared in The Penny Hoarder, US News & World Report, Yahoo Finance, The Money Manual and more.