Memorial Day is coming up May 27, and there’s no better way to grab your customers’ attention than with clever, seasonal subject lines. With the weather warming up and the long weekend ahead, now is the time to have fun, get festive and let your creative light shine. If you need inspiration, check out a few of our favorite subject lines below, along with some ideas to customize for your own promotions:

  • The Countdown to Memorial Day Sale starts now | J.Crew
  • Chill, Grill & SHOP! 50% Off ALL Dresses & Rompers! | Charlotte Russe
  • Salute-worthy savings in honor of Memorial Day | Wayfair
  • Sun’s out, sale’s (back) on | LOFT
  • Knock Knock. It’s Memorial Day Doorbusters | Michaels
  • Plan your staycation! Extra 15% off bed & bath at our Memorial Day Sale | Macy’s Home
  • We are OPEN Memorial Day Monday | Menlo Pilates & Yoga
  • Plans for Memorial Day? | Thousand Trails Campgrounds
  • Order Your Post Memorial Day Recovery Kit Now | Project Juice
  • Final Hours to Shop the Memorial Day Sale | Solid & Striped
  • Memorial Day = Memorable Savings | Woodwind & Brasswind

BONUS: 13 subject lines to customize for your Memorial Day email marketing campaigns

  1. A long sale for a long weekend
  2. Start saving on the unofficial start of summer
  3. Stars, stripes & savings
  4. Your 3-day weekend just got better
  5. Save and get in a summer state of mind
  6. It’s time for grillin’, chillin’ and fillin’ your shopping cart
  7. Our sale is worth relishing
  8. Big deals for your big 3-day weekend!
  9. Save 50% on these Memorial Day markdowns
  10. 3 HUGE sales for the 3-day weekend
  11. Remember the day with these sales
  12. Take an extra 27% off on May 27
  13. Take your party outside: 30% off, this weekend only!

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Editor’s note: This article was originally published in May 2018 and has been updated for accuracy and relevance.

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