You may already know what Columbus did in 1492, but did you know that Columbus Day didn’t become a holiday until 1937?

Even if you’re not into history, you’ll be happy to know that this relatively new national holiday means big savings for you this weekend!

Macy's Columbus Day Sale

Actually, you don’t even need to wait until this weekend to start saving big because the Macy’s Columbus Day Sale is already going on. You’ll find savings in just about every department, but these are some of my favorite deals I’ve uncovered so far:

What did I tell you? You’ll find incredible savings in every department at Macy’s and on Macys.com right now, all you have to do is let your fingers start scrolling and clicking from the comfort of your home!

Macy’s Columbus Day Sale Details

When to Shop: now through October 8, 2018

Where to Shop: in stores or at Macys.com

How to Save: Place qualifying items in shopping bag, then enter promo code SAVE in the box labeled “HAVE A PROMO CODE?” and click “APPLY.” You can enter the promo code in your shopping bag at any time before or during checkout.

What You’ll Save:
* EXTRA 20% OFF select sale & clearance-priced clothing, home items, jewelry & accessories.
* EXTRA 15% OFF select sale & clearance-priced coats, suits, dresses, women’s swim & lingerie.
* EXTRA 10% OFF select sale & clearance-priced watches, small appliances & lighting.

Keep in mind, there are exclusions and the Columbus Day Sale promo code cannot be combined with any savings pass/coupon, extra discount or credit offer except opening a new Macy’s account.

Wondering if there are special store hours for your local Macy’s during the Columbus Day Sale? You can check holiday store hours here.