Amazon Prime Day 2020: College and High School Deals

Amazon Prime Day continues today, October 14!

It’s definitely a great time to buy things you’ve had your eye on for yourself and to jumpstart your holiday shopping.  For those of you who don’t know, this is a site-wide sales event for Amazon Prime members only.

BTW, Grown and Flown has our own Amazon store and we have stocked it with hundreds of suggestions that the G&F community has given us for great holiday gifts, dorm supplies, college care package ideas, and books, including our very own, Grown and Flown: How to Support Your Teen, Stay Close as a Family, and Raise Independent Adults, now in paperback at a Prime Day price!

Grown and Flown paperback

Amazon Prime Day Deals

We’ll be adding to this list through the Prime sales event so bookmark this page. Prices and availability subject to change.

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Amazon Prime deals on Amazon devices

Alexa Auto

Meet one of the newest Alexa devices from Amazon. The Alexa Auto pairs with the Alexa app on your phone and plays through a car’s speakers your smartphone’s Bluetooth connection or via auxiliary input  with enclosed cable. $30 off.

Alexa Auto

Echo Auto + 6 months free Amazon Music Unlimited

Buy Auto and sign up for Amazon Music Unlimited for $19.99

Echo Dot

Have you or your teen experienced the fun and utility of an Echo Dot? Now buy two for $39.98 and experience all that Alexa can do as your virtual assistant.

Echo dot

Echo Show 5

This incredible Alexa device offers so many features with a video screen including the ability to watch TV shows, movies, or the news or listen to radio stations, podcasts, and audiobooks. You can video call and message and have the ability to disable the video camera whenever you want to chat off screen. Save $40 – 31%

Echo Show

Blink Mini Indoor Cameras

It’s a comfort to be able to check on your home, or the pandemic puppy you’re training to behave when you’re out and these mini cameras might be exactly what you need.

One for $24.99, two for $49.98, or get Echo Show 5 and Blink Mini for $54.99

blink camera

Kindle Paperwhite

This e-reader gets the highest reviews and is currently discounted by 5%.



Apple AirPods with Charging Case

Once you have used these amazing Apple devices, you will never want to be without them.  This model is discounted by $44.

Apple AirPods

Microsoft Surface Pro X Tablet

Save $300 on this highly-regarded touch screen tablet.

Surface pro X

Apple MacBook Air 13″

If you or your teen needs a new laptop, these are on sale for $100 off.

Apple MacBook

Apple I Pad Mini

Amazing functionality in such a slim device.  Now, save $63.

I pad mini


One of the things that many teens and college students are finding very helpful now for virtual learning is having a second monitor. They  can watch Zoom lectures on it and take notes on their laptops.  This one gets top reviews for an affordable option and is discounted by $10 today.


Bose Noise-Cancelling Headphones

Industry-leader, Bose, is offering these headphones with Alexa voice control on sale with savings of $150 – kind of amazing!


Beats Headphones

Another great deal with savings of $120.


Powerbeats Pro Earbuds

Save $75 on these highly-popular earbuds.

powerbeats pro


Apple Watch Series 3

This is an older generation of Apple Watch but at an amazing price. Save $30. You can easily compare the features of the various generations and see if you want to trade up or snag one of these.

Apple Watch

Fitbit Watch

With loads of functionality, the Fitbit Watch is a competitor to the Apple Watch. Today, save $52.

fitbit watch

Bose Portable Bluetooth Speaker

Bose makes amazing audio equipment and this go-everywhere speaker is discounted by $80.

JBL Boombox 

This waterproof and durable speaker offers “monstrous” sound. Great price, too.

JBL boombox

Razer PC Gaming Gear

Save up to 50% on gaming gear from Razer. Here are just four pieces discounted…loads more to choose from.

Razer gaming gear

Just For Fun

LED Strip Lights

Your teen can create a new look for their space or dorm room with these LED stip lights. Comes with a remote control. Save $8

LED strip lights

LEGO Sets 

Do your big kids still love LEGO? Puzzles became very popular during the pandemic so maybe a family LEGO project is just want your holiday needs. Not all LEGO sets are discounted but this one was discounted by $24.


Lego Movie Lego

Here’s a set that will bring out the inner child in your teen. Save $10.

lego movie

Home Deals

Lighted Vanity Mirror with Bluetooth Speaker

This amazing lighted mirror has it all! Fifteen dimmable bulbs, a magnifying mirror and a bluetooth speaker. I can see why they are so popular with teenage girls.

make up mirror

Mini Fridge

If your high school or college student has established a great place to study at home, treat them to this fridge where they can store snacks and cold drinks, giving them that much more independence is their spaces. Save 10%

mini fridge

Tao Tronics Desk Lamp

Dimmable and with a USB charging port, this desk lamp is a top seller and favorite for college students. Save $5

tao tropics lamp

Keurig Mini

We think these very narrow machines are perfect for dorms or first apartments. Save $10.

Keurig mini

Nespresso Machine

I love my Nespresso machine but this one is so much better since it has 5 different cup sizes.  Great discount!

Instant Pot

Save up to 58% (!!!) on Instant Pot products. I love mine and used it all the time when our young adults moved back home this spring and summer.

instant pot

Dyson V8 + Animal Hair Stick Vacuum

Rave reviews for Dyson vacuums.

Dyson vacuum

irobot Roomba 

If you’ve always wanted one of these, now may be a great time to buy. Save $58 on this model.

iRobot Roomba

Rtic Cooler

At some point we all need a cooler to take to games, for a road trip, when we need extra space in the fridge…Several models of the RTIC coolers are on sale but this one caught our eye.  Holds 20 cans and is lighter weight than the bulkier hard sided ones.

Rtic cooler


Save up to 40% on more kitchen essentials, here.

So many favorite brands and products are included in the Prime deals.

Fashion Accessories

Ray Ban Sunglasses 

Iconic and discounted $68.

Ray Ban

Health and Beauty Deals

Premium Beauty Product Deals 

Loads of brands are included in Prime deals and here are just a few that caught our eye:

Mario Badescu Face Mist

Great time to sample this super-popular trio of face mists. Save $6.

facial mist

Haus Laboratories by Lady Gaga 3-Piece Make Up Set

This make-up set is available in 13 different color combinations. Save $20

Haus make up

Save up to 40% off on Lots of Select Beauty Appliances

Here are a few we think you or your teens or young adults might love:

Revlon Blow Dryer Brush

The one and only, such a popular blow dryer. Save $25!

Revlon hair dryer

Phillips Sonic Care Electric Toothbrush

Save $70 on this best-selling toothbrush.

phillips sonic care tooth brush

PMD Smart Facial Cleaning Device 

This waterproof tool has gotten lots of buzz – great way to clean and massage your face. Save $30

facial cleaning device

Rusk Hair Dryer

Lightweight and powerful, this is a hairdryer that gets lots of great reviews. Save $24

Rusk hair dryer

Curling Iron

This one has three attachments to create more varied styles. Save $35

curling iron

Panasonic Body Groomer

This is cordless and showerproof and comes with 3 attachments. Save $30

Panasonic body groomer

Braun Wet or Dry Electric Razor

Does your son have an electric shaver? This one, by well-know brand, Braun, is discounted by $60.

Braun razor

Bathroom Scale

Highly-accurate, this scale gets great reviews.


Sneaker Deodorizer Balls

Smelly sneakers or cleats? Problem solved and save a dollar today.

sneaker balls

Fashion Brands

Calvin Klein

Frye Bags 

Dickies – Men and Women

Accessories (Top Brands) 

Casual Shoes and Slippers 


Golf Clothing – Men and Women

Timberland Accessories

Vineyard Vines – Men

Signature by Levi Strauss

Kenneth Cole

TV Deals

Toshiba 43-inch Smart HD Fire Edition TV

Live, over-the-air plus the ability to stream over 500,000 movies and TV episodes from Disney+, Netflix, Prime Video, YouTube, Hulu, HBO, and more. Plus, access tens of thousands of channels, apps, and Alexa skills. Will be $179.99

Toshiba TV

Toshiba 32-inch Smart HD Fire TV Edition TV 

Same features with a smaller screen and smaller price – $119.99

Whole Foods and Amazon Store Promotions

Sept 28 – October 14, Prime members who spend $10 at Whole Foods Market online or in-store will get $10 to spend on Amazon during Prime Day.

Plus, as a Prime member, you can visit Amazon’s physical retail locations to find in-store deals on Prime Day. Keep an eye out for details on in-store promotions at Whole Foods Market, Amazon 4-star, Amazon Books, Amazon Pop Up, and Amazon Fresh.

Check back often as we will add to this list today and tomorrow.

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About Allison Lancaster

Allison Lancaster is a blogger and work at home mom. She has always had a passion for writing and after becoming a mom in 2015, decided to turn her passion into her career. Her writing has been featured on the Huffington Post, Scary Mommy and more. She resides in Tennessee with her husband, Josh and son, Levi. You can visit her blog at where she shares her thoughts on parenting and more.

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