Black Friday is officially this Friday ? the 23rd of November, however many retailers are on the ball and have already announced their Black Friday offers for this year.
Black Friday originated in America and typically falls on the day after Thanksgiving, which is celebrated on the fourth Thursday of November. It is widely regarded as the beginning of the Christmas shopping season and is usually the busiest shopping day of the year.
Over the past couple of years, Black Friday has grown in popularity in the UK with many local and online retailers slashing their prices and promoting offers to attract Christmas shoppers looking for a bargain.
We?ve rounded up some of the best Black Friday deals to be found in Belfast this year so you know where to grab the best deals this weekend.
Peter Mark: Local brand Peter Mark are offering discounts of their range of heated stylers, with deals such as ?25 off the new GHD Gold Styler and ?20 off the rest of the GHD range.
Argos: On the lookout for a tech bargain? Argos have announced massive discounts across a range of top name brands, such as LG TVs and Lenovo laptops. There are also significant savings to be made on home assistant devices like the new Amazon Echo, which is going for ?54.99, down from ?89.99.
Boots: For discounts on all things beauty, perfume and skincare, look no further than Boots. With up to 50% off selected perfume sets, as well as their great three for two offers on gift sets or more, you?ll be able to find something for almost everyone on your list here.
Game: On the hunt for the latest console and must-have game from a Santa list? Game have got you covered; with a range of console bundles and great savings on the newest releases, such as ?10 off Fifa 19 and ?20 off Call of Duty: Black Ops 4 Specialist Edition.
Debenhams: Debenhams have kicked off their sale early on the 20th November and are offering 12 days of deals, with offers not to be missed, like up to 30% off clothing departments, up to 15% off beauty, skincare and fragrance, and up to half price off women?s boots! You?ll be able to get the whole family kitted out!
Victoria Square: Victoria Square are hosting a massive Black Friday event across five days, starting on the 21st and running until Sunday 25th November. Promising to be their ?biggest discount event of the year?, you can expect deals and bargains from their high-end stores to the high-street chains.
There’s plenty more bargains and deals on offer across many shops, hotels, beauty salons and food premises across Belfast this weekend. Our top tip would be to head to the shops either first thing in the morning or just before they close, when crowds are likely to be smaller.
While you?re out and about grabbing a bargain in the city centre, we?re continuing working away on the development of the George Best Hotel.