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Rite Aid lights are on sale!!!

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I believe I saw a thread on here about Rite Aid that said they were packing up their lights and that they were NOT going to be on sale. Well, I'm here to tell you that in my area in Utah, they ARE on sale at 75% off! That's $.74 per 100ct. box!!! I went out and got 130 boxes! One store had TONS of white and a bunch of green incan., both with green cord. They also had a ton of multi on green cord, and a large selection of white, red, and green on white cords. I believe there was some LED left as well, but I don't use that, so I didn't really pay attention.

Last year, they DID NOT go on sale. They just packed them up. But this year is a different story. SO, go back to your local Rite Aid stores and see what they have! I purchased 70 boxes last year, and was very happy with their performance this year! I just may have to go out and try to find some more red and blue....if I can do it without my wife knowing! :D

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This morning I checked 3 local Rite Aid stores because i'd heard they were 75% off... 2 didn't have much lights left, the 3rd had a fairly good amount including some LEDs & White Wire 100ct normal mini's, they even had a reasonable number of those Green-Bulb White-Wire sets everyone was looking for at one time :)

So like disney-fan-reborn said, go check your local Rite Aid store(s) and see what they have!

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They also have 3 ft, 4.5 ft and 6 ft trees you can pick up for $2.50 and $5. I found about a dozen around here that will serve as mini trees next season.

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I've had really good luck with them as well. I've scored about 6,000 lights on sale from them, and it could have been more, but between Rite Aid and other stores, I have way more than I need for next year.

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I know this is a little late, but I just found out this morning that Rite-aid reduced all Christmas to 90% off last Sunday. I hit about 9 stores today, cleaning out all of them, so if you are in NE Raleigh ignore this message unless you are willing to travel. I probably grabbed in the neighborhood of 10,000 lights for well under $100! Some had nearly nothing, and some I got 50 or more boxes, so it's worth a look. Enjoy!

Shanta

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I checked a few of the local stores this evening... not much left, but some of them had some 100ct minis and 100ct icicles. no LEDs or anything real special LOL

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I just finished my tally tonight, I bought nearly 11,000 lights at Rite-Aid yesterday for about $91. So now I have a stockpile of 37,941 new lights ready for next season! That's in addition to the 4,355 I used this year. If I don't have a joy-cup-filling display next year it's because I was too lazy, not for lack of good material to use!

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Ho, ho, ho! That's a lot o lights... and other good stuff! Now, someone tell me, how do I keep all this from the Missus?

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WOW, that's a lot of lights! I cleaned all of my Rite Aids out of anything of interest at 75% off, and it was still a pretty good deal. I got somewhere around 9,000 lights from them. I don't have time to keep driving around for sales this time of year.

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