If you’ve been thinking of updating your game room in time for the holiday season, there’s no better opportunity to do than this coming July, as for 48 hours only- Amazon Prime Day returns for 2022, bringing with it major markdowns of millions of items for the home and garden.
While Amazon normally keeps quiet about most of their biggest discounts until Prime Day itself, Bar Games 101 most eagle-eyed bargain hunters have already spotted some serious savings on many products perfect for fans of classic bar games, yard games, and card games.
Below, we’ve picked out ten of our favorite Amazon Prime Day Deals, but first, let’s look at how you can get involved in this once-a-year sale.
What is Amazon Prime Day?
Amazon Prime Day is an annual shopping day event held over at Amazon for all Amazon Prime customers. It’s the biggest sale event of the year, as it’s renowned for the huge discounts on offer on many different products.
When is Amazon Prime Day?
Amazon Prime Day this year is held on July 12th, 2022, for 48 hours only.
How to Become a Member For Amazon Prime?
All new members get a 30-day free trial to Amazon Prime, and signing up is really, really easy. Just follow these three easy steps:
- Go to the Amazon Prime free trial page
- Click on the button that says “Start your 30-day free trial“.
- If prompted, follow the instructions on the screen.
Please note that you will need a valid credit card during the sign up process, although you will not be charged anything during the first 30 days.
How to Take Advantage of Amazon Prime Day Deals?
Amazon Prime Day gives shoppers the chance to enjoy the kind of huge discounts not usually available at any other time of year, and that includes Black Friday. Yet the only way to take advantage of Prime Day Deals is to already be an Amazon Prime Member.
If you don’t like the idea of spending money on a Prime Membership just to get a few discounts, we’ve got some good news for you:
You don’t have to.
You can get a free 30-Day Trial of Amazon Prime that allows you to take advantage of Prime Day Discounts. Just remember to cancel that membership before the free trial runs out and it won’t cost you a penny.
Support Small Businesses and Get Free Cash to Spend on Prime Day
If you’re planning to do a little shopping before Prime Day, be sure to get involved in Amazon’s Small Business Sweepstakes.
Look for the Small Business Badge on products and Amazon stores, and for every dollar you spend with those businesses (up to $1,500), the company will give you an entry into their sweepstakes, where you can win major prizes such as a trip to the Superbowl, a Los Angeles shopping trip, and millions of dollars of Amazon Gift Cards.
One great small business Amazon is currently supporting is the creators of Story Time Chess, a great way to introduce your young ones to this classic game.
Shoppers have until midnight on July 11th to enter the Small Business Sweepstakes. If you’re planning to wait until the big day itself, here’s our pick of the best Prime Day deals for your bar, game room, or outdoor party.
Top Amazon Prime Day Picks For Bar Games Fans
Upgrade Your Summer With 15% Off GoSports Products
One of our favorite Amazon Prime Day deals of 2022 has got to be the great selection of discounts on GoSports products.
Of them all, we love that the brand have knocked 14% off this compact cornhole set that comes with two boards and six bags.
While you may prefer one of our picks of the best cornhole boards around for regular play at home, the smaller size of these ones make them a great choice for taking on vacation or trips to the park.
Replace Your Cornhole Bags for 10% less
If you already love the cornhole board you have but can tell your bags have seen better days, now’s the perfect time to snap up some replacements.
For Prime Day, JOYIN has knocked 10% off the cost of this bumper pack of 15 4.7″ x 4.7″ all-weather bean bags, just in time for your next big summer party.
Take Flight With Accmor Stainless Steel Darts
Need a pair of good quality practice darts or a spare set to keep at home for when friends come over? Amazon has knocked a generous 42% off the total cost of these professional-grade steel tip darts from Accmore.
Save 21% When You Upgrade Your Dartboard
Sticking with exclusive Prime Day deals for darts players, Prime members can enjoy 21% off this Hideaway Cabinet and Steel-Tip Dart set from the leading darts brand, Viper.
The set contains both standard darts and baseball game layouts, along with all the accessories you need to perfect your game.
Don’t like this board? Here’s our guide to the top five best dartboards.
Enjoy Your Favorite Card Games for Half-Price
Ready to get your friends together for a night of cribbage or gin rummy? Now’s the perfect time to stock up on playing cards, as you can get 50% off this pack of 12 LotFancy Playing Cards during Prime Day.
Save 25% Off Hosting Your Next casino Night
For fans of Blackjack and Texas Holdem Poker, this next Prime Day deal is a must.
Available with 25% off, Game Room Heroes’ Tabletop Casino Felt Layout adds a professional touch to your casino night and makes it easier to keep your game organized.
Stock up on New Board Games With Up to 32% Off
There are some fantastic Amazon Prime Day deals for board game fans this July, with significant savings on many top titles.
Fans of the Ticket to Ride series of games can get 32% off Ticket to Ride Europe, while games like Star Wars Imperial Assault Board Game are reduced by 26%.
Save 17% Off Classic Bar Games
Ring toss is a classic bar room favorite. Whether you’re looking to keep your bar patrons entertained or simply add an old-school touch to your home games room, this handmade wooden toss game from Vhger comes with 17% on July 12th.
More Great Prime Day Deals on Cornhole Boards
If you’re eager to upgrade your cornhole boards but the compact set we looked at earlier just wasn’t big enough, this popular Wild Sports 2’x3’ Cornhole Outdoor Game Set may be just the thing.
It comes with two stunning, stars-and-stripes-themed boards and eight all-weather bean bags, all for 13% less during Prime Day.
Save 25% off Backyard Golf
Summer is all about stepping out of the bar room and getting some fresh air, and what better way to do that than with this unique Backyard Golf set.
A cross between actual golf and cornhole, backyard golf is a fun game for all ages, and this complete set -now with 25% off- comes with everything you need to get started.
Read About Your Favorite Bar Games with 50% Off Amazon Fire Deals
If you’ve been eager to get your hands on the digital version of our popular book Bar Games 101 but don’t have a way to read it, now is a great time to take advantage of major Prime Day deals on Amazon Fire devices. Amazon has a number of Kindle offers, but $65 off a complete the All-New Kindle Fire HD 10 is the best we’ve seen so far.
Keep Watching For More Prime Day Deals
The offers above are just a fraction of the thousands of deals set to be available on June 21st – 22nd. Unfortunately, Amazon only reveals a handful of them before the big sale, so the best way to ensure you’re bagging the best bargains is to keep an eye on the main Amazon Prime Day page over the next few days.
Remember, if you don’t already have an Amazon Prime membership, you won’t be able to take advantage of these deals, so be sure to get your free 30-day trial now. You can always cancel after Prime Day ends and you won’t be charged for your membership.
Finally, if you’re after more great product recommendations, check our recent gear guides including our pick of the very best ladder ball sets of 2022 and a look at the top bristle dartboards around.