This Is How Much Americans Spend on the 9 Biggest Holidays

A happy senior celebrates with champagne
Pressmaster / Shutterstock.com

Americans have plenty of reasons to celebrate. Whether it’s watching the biggest football game of the year with friends or hunkering down with family for a cozy Christmas morning, there are official and unofficial holidays spread across the entire year.

Having a good time doesn’t always come cheap. Here’s the average spending per person for all the major U.S. holidays, starting with the least costly holiday to the one that will leave your bank account running on empty.

Data are from the National Retail Federation and reflect 2018 spending estimates or, for the winter holidays, 2017 numbers.

Read Next

5 Secrets to Keeping Your Brain Sharp as You Age
5 Secrets to Keeping Your Brain Sharp as You Age

Forget young at heart — science says these tricks will keep you young in mind.

Here’s the Average Retirement Age in Your State
Here’s the Average Retirement Age in Your State

Are you on track to retire at the same age as most residents of your state?

5 Keys to Making Your Car Last for 200,000 Miles
5 Keys to Making Your Car Last for 200,000 Miles

Pushing your car to 200,000 miles — and beyond — can save you stashes of cash. Here’s how to get there.

View this page without ads

Help us produce more money-saving articles and videos by subscribing to a membership.

Get Started

Comments