(Pocket-lint) - Memorial Day, an annual US federal holiday, is upon us. More specifically, Memorial Day Weekend is here.

The holiday honors those who have died while serving, but it also kicks starts the summer season and has become a weekend-long shopping extravaganza in the US. The date itself is the last Monday of May. So, this year, it's on 25 May. But most of the sales start the Friday before or even sooner. Nearly every retailer is holding a Memorial Day Weekend sale, so you can find great bargains on everything from grills to TVs. 

Best Memorial Day Weekend 2020 deals

Here are some of the best US deals we've spotted so far.

• Bird One electric scooter for $1,000 ($300 savings). Electric scooters are compact and affordable than cars. This particular model from Bird will let you go up to 25 miles on a single charge, has a top speed of 18mph, and packs a GPS tracker. View Bird One at Best Buy.

• Ecovacs Deebot 500 robot vacuum for $160 ($129 savings). The Deebot 500 can go 110 minutes vacuuming around your house, and it listens to voice control via Google Assistant or Alexa. View Deboot500 at Amazon.

• Eufy Anker Robovac robot vacuum for $160 ($70 savings). This robotic vacuum cleaner from Eufy is for those of you who are dying to try a robot vacuum but don't want to break the bank. Eufy is a popular and trusted brand. View Robovac at Amazon.

• Ring - Save up to $50 on Ring security cameras. Best Buy will slash up to $50 off on all Ring home security cameras, including the Ring wire-free security camera and the Ring Floodlight Cam. View Ring at Best Buy.

• Apple Watch Series 5 for $329 ($100 savings). The latest Apple Watch doesn't get cheaper than this. View Apple Watch on Amazon.

• Apple iPad (32GB/Wi-Fi) for $250 ($80 savings). This model is an entry-level iPad, but it still packs a 10.2-inch Retina display and 10-plus hours of battery life on a single charge. View Apple's iPad at Amazon. 

• Apple AirPods with wireless charging case for $150 ($50 savings). Everyone has Apple's AirPods Why not treat yourself, hop on the bandwagon, and save money all at the same time? View AirPods at Amazon.

• Powerbeats Pro for $200 ($50 savings). These earbuds offer a 24-hour battery life with the charging case, plus a "Fast Fuel "charging feature, which charges the headphones for an hour of listening in just five minutes. View Powerbeats at Best Buy.

Best Memorial Day Weekend 2020 deals

Here are some of the best US sales we've spotted so far.

Best Buy: Memorial Day appliance and TV sale

B&H Photo: Save up to 59% off sitewide

Dell: Save on laptops, printers, and more electronics

Dyson: Save up to $150 on Dyson vacuums

Home Depot: Save up to 40% off appliances

HP: Save up to 55% on laptops

Lenovo: Save up to 62% on select doorbusters

Lowe's: Save up to 40% off appliances

Overstock: Memorial Day sale on PC monitors, furniture, and more

Target: Memorial Day sale, save up to 25% off patio items

Walmart: Save on patio furniture and other deals

Writing by Maggie Tillman.