If you've been waiting to get some new summer duds or a barbeque grill, this weekend may be a good time to go shopping.

The first day of summer is Saturday, when the summer solstice begins at 6:51 a.m. EDT in the Northern Hemisphere, and many retailers are offering deals to ring in the new season. From warm-weather clothing and household items to food from your favorite restaurants and new shoes, here are 28 summer sales from Go Banking Rates.


1.       6PM.com: Up to 70 percent off brands like Asics, Calvin Klein, Clarks, Nine West and Puma.

2.       American Eagle: Up to 60 percent on "essential warm weather styles" in store and online.

3.       Anthropologie: Up to 50 percent off during the tag sale.

4.       Bloomingdale's: Extra 15 percent off sale through June 22.

5.       CafePress:  25 percent off site wide using coupon code “SUMMERSAV” through July 31.

6.       Coldwater Creek: 50 to 75 percent off everything online and in stores.

7.       Coach: Up to 50 percent off during the semi-annual sale.

8.       Dolce Vita:  25 percent off using coupon code "SUMMERTIME” on June 21.

9.       Express: Extra 40 percent off clearance.

10.   H&M: Up to 60 percent off select items.

11.   J. Crew: Extra 30 percent off spring sale items in store or using coupon code “HISUMMER” through June 27.

12.   Macy's: 20 percent off everything or 15 percent off home and select other departments using coupon code “SUMMER” through June 22 and 24, respectively.

13.   Net-A-Porter: Up to 50 percent off.

14.   Shoemall:  Through June 24, $10 off purchases of $30 or more using coupon code “TAKE10;’ $20 off purchases of $60 or more using coupon code “TAKE20;’ $30 off purchases of $90 or more using coupon code “TAKE30.”

15.   Steve Madden: 10 percent off the purchase of one regular-priced item, 20 percent off two regular-priced items, or 30 percent off three or more regular-priced items using coupon code “SUMMER” through June 30; Free shipping on online orders of $50 or more using coupon code “SMFREE50.”

16.   Theory: 40 percent off summer sale.

17.   Vera Bradley: Up to 40 percent off select styles through June 26.

18.   Zara: Up to 50 percent off select items.


1.       Bath & Body Works: $10 off purchases of $40 or more using coupon code “ILUVSALE;” Up to 75 percent items in the Big Semi-Annual Sale.

2.       Best Buy: 20 percent off one regular-priced small appliance using this coupon in stores or coupon code “SUMMERSAVE20” through August 23.

3.       Crate & Barrel: Up to 70 percent off summer clearance sale.

4.       Hotels.com: Up to 30 percent off trips booked by July 4.

5.       LivingSocial: 20 percent off any deal on the site up to a maximum of $20 using coupon code “SUMMERSTART” through June 21.

6.       West Elm: Extra 20 percent off already reduced items using coupon code "EXTRA20" through June 23.

*The Steam summer sale also began on Thursday, with daily markdowns on video games through the end of June.


1.       Carrabba’s:  $10 off the purchase of two entrées and $5 off any lunch or dinner entrée with the purchase of an additional entrée using these printable coupons through July 27.

2.       Jack in the Box: Buy one Ultimate Cheeseburger, get one free using this coupon through June 22.

3.       Papa John’s:  25 percent off online orders using coupon code “PNC25” at participating locations.