Memorial Day discounts are a great excuse to engage in that most American of pastimes: the shopping spree.
If you're looking to get your shop on today, check out these Memorial Day sales happening in Carmichael and other Patch communities throughout the Sacramento area. All sales are Monday only unless otherwise noted.
A number of stores in the Fountains at Roseville and the Westfield Galleria are holding Memorial Day sales, including 20 to 50 percent off cookware at Sur La Table (through Tuesday) and 50 percent off swimsuits at Abercrombie and Fitch.
A major moving sale at 3436 Buccaneer Circle includes big-ticket items like a motorcycle, motorhome and entertainment center. The sale runs from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Sunday and Monday.
The Home Depot's 'extra day of doing' sale offers discounts on paint, patio furniture and more.
Memorial Day weekend is traditionally a big weekend at the Elk Grove Auto Mall, and car manufacturers this year are offering a range of deals, from cash rebates to low-interest financing. Check with individual dealerships for details.
Head down to the graduate student moving sale at 1118 Radcliffe Drive for furniture, clothing, housewares and more. Sale starts at 8:00 a.m.
Big 5 Sporting Goods is offering discounts on everything from tents to trampolines.