Shopping on Labor Day is a favorite way to spend the last unofficial day of summer. You can find all sorts of deals on everything from furniture to back-to-school clothes. Indeed, New Jersey is a mecca for those who want to shop ‘til they drop. Truly, the only problem is knowing where to go first; that’s why we’ve put together a guide to the best Labor Day deals in NJ.
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The Best Labor Day Deals in NJ
The Mills at Jersey Gardens
Where: 651 Kapkowski Rd, Elizabeth
What’s Happening: With more than 200 stores under one roof, the Mills at Jersey Gardens claims to be the state’s largest retail center. It is promising a super sale from Sept. 1 to 4 featuring mark-downs on both end-of-season summer items and new fall lines. Most of the stores in the center are outlets, which means prices are already usually up to 70 percent off, and the Labor Day weekend is bringing bigger reductions. Some of the brands expected to participate are Michael Kors, Kate Spade New York, Ugg Australia and Coach.
More Info: Visit http://www.simon.com/mall/the-mills-at-jersey-gardens
Tanger Outlets Atlantic City
Where: 2014 Baltic Ave., Atlantic City
What’s Happening: Featuring 80 brand names, Tanger Outlets also offers already-reduced prices by selling direct from the manufacturer. From Sept. 1 to 4, it will host its annual Sidewalk Sale. You can expect great savings from the likes of Tommy Hilfiger, Puma, Carter’s and Crocs.
More Info: Visit https://www.tangeroutlet.com/atlanticcity/stores
Westfield Garden State Plaza
Where: 1 Garden State Plaza Blvd., Paramus
What’s Happening: This shopping center offers many luxury stores, including Burberry, Gucci and Hugo Boss. But you can still find some bargains. Spencer’s is selling hats and tees for 50 percent off through September 4. Bath and Body Works’ select hand soaps are 50 percent off, which is something many a teacher might ask parents to donate. Nars, Crabtree & Evelyn and L’Occitane en Provence are offering long-term deals for Labor Day and beyond. You can also snag a $10 coupon from the Children’s Place.
More Info: Visit https://www.westfield.com/gardenstateplaza
The Mall at Short Hills
Where: 1200 Morris Tpke. Short Hills
What’s Happening: This is another shopping center with a mix of luxury and family brands. Through Labor Day, you ‘ll find savings at Teavana, which is offering 30-to-75 percent off on select tea and teaware. In addition, until September 10, Crate & Barrel is taking 15 percent off all in-stock, additional colors, and custom upholstery, including leather.
More Info: Visit http://www.shopshorthills.com
Where: Numerous locations throughout New Jersey
What’s Happening: Char-Broil is serving up deals at Lowe’s throughout the United States, including New Jersey. The Commercial Series grills will be 15 percent off on Labor Day. You might be able to score other deals on summer inventory, too. Check with your local Lowe’s to learn more about sales in your area.
More Info: Visit https://www.lowes.com/pl/Gas-grills-Grills-Grills-outdoor-cooking-Outdoors/4294610385?refinement=4294405032
Menlo Park Mall
Where: 55 Parsonage Rd., Edison
What’s Happening: Here, you’ll find a bevy of shopping options and some interesting savings over the Labor Day holiday. LensCrafters promises eyeglasses with anti-reflective lenses starting at $299 through September 10. You also have a chance to rack up Gap Cash through September 12. For example, if you spend $50, you’ll get $25 to spend at the store. Chick-fil-A is also hosting Happy Hour Tuesday through September 5; it’s your chance to buy one milkshake and get a second free.
More Info: http://www.simon.com/mall/menlo-park-mall
Jersey Shore Premium Outlets
Where: 1 Premium Outlet Blvd., Tinton Falls
What’s Happening: As a center for outlet shopping, the everyday savings here can run anywhere between 25 and 65 percent off. Still, you can find some more bargains at the end of the summer sales and even beyond. You can score coupons for more savings at Carter’s, OshKoshB’Gosh and Banana Republic in the deals at the shopping center’s website. A valid student ID gets you 15 percent off at Sperry, too.
More Info: http://www.premiumoutlets.com/outlet/jersey-shore/deals