No RSVP Needed: Best Buy Celebrates 50th Anniversary with 50 Deals for 50 Hours

Savings begin at 10 p.m. tonight and end 11:59 p.m. Saturday (all
times Central)

MINNEAPOLIS–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Best Buy is turning 50, and to celebrate, it’s throwing a birthday bash
for its customers. The party kicks off tonight with a 50-hour sale
featuring 50 Black Friday-like deals on the latest technology.

Customers will find great prices on everything from MacBook Pro
computers and 4K UHD TVs, to headphones and activity trackers during
this first-of-its-kind sale. The Best Buy 50-Hour Anniversary Sale
starts at 10 p.m. Central Time today and ends at 11:59 p.m. on Saturday,
Aug. 20. The can’t-miss offers are a lead-up to the 50th
anniversary of the company, which opened its first store on Aug. 22,

Nearly all of these deals are available both in-store and on,
so customers can shop how, when and where they want. Customers shopping
on also can get free, two-day shipping on almost everything
included in the sale.

The sale comes just in time for back-to-school shoppers, but students
and their parents can save big, anytime, at

Deals included in the Best Buy 50-Hour Anniversary Sale:

  • Save $150 on select MacBook Pro computers

    • Students can save an additional $150, for a total savings of $300
      with Best Buy’s Student Deals program
  • Save $400 on a 65-inch Samsung 4K UHD TV
  • Save $180 on Beats Studio wireless on-ear headphones
  • Get an iPhone 6s starting at $1 or an iPhone 6s Plus starting at
    $99.99 with two-year activation on Sprint or Verizon Wireless (Save
    $200) – or get a $200 gift card with purchase of iPhone 6s or iPhone
    6s Plus and activation with an AT&T Next plan
  • Save up to 70 percent on LEGO Dimensions, Skylanders and amiibo
  • Save $50 on Garmin Vivosmart HR activity tracker
  • Get “Destiny” and your choice of two other select games for free with
    purchase of the PlayStation 4 “Call of Duty” bundle
  • Get a $50 gift card with purchase of a Swagtron T1 self-balancing
    scooter (online only)

All product offers are available while supplies last. For complete
details, visit


Best Buy
Shane Kitzman, 612-231-5146