There’s holidays for bicycles, UFOs, hobbits, and bubble wrap. So it’s no surprise that there is also a holiday for streaming. Friday, May 20th marks National Streaming Day 2022.
Throughout the day, companies like Roku and Disney will be making major announcements about upcoming movies and shows. Lucky for us streaming fans, they will also be offering huge discounts on streaming services and products.
This blog post summarizes all the deals you can get for National Streaming Day 2022. As more deals are announced, this will be updated.
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Hulu for $1/a Month- National Streaming Day 2022
Similar to previous Black Friday deals, Hulu is offering their ad-supported plan for just a dollar a month for three months. This deal is open to new customers or returning customers who canceled more than one month ago.
What's more- you get a discount on Disney+ when you combine it as an add-on with Hulu. Normally Disney+ $7.99 a month but as a Hulu add it's $2.99/month. This means you can get Hulu and Disney+ for a combined total of just $3.99 a month! More details here.
This deal runs from now until Friday, May 27th 2022 at 11:59PM PST.
For more on Hulu, check out the Shall I Stream It review here.
Philo for $10 Off
This live TV streaming service is a low-cost alternative to others like YouTube TV. A Philo membership is among the cheapest ways to watch current season shows from networks like AMC, Hallmark Channel, Paramount Network, VH1, and Discovery.
When you follow the link below and use code STREAM, you can get $10 off your first month of Philo TV. That means you get 60+ channels for just $15! This offer runs from now until May 31st.
For more on Philo, check out the Shall I Stream It review here.
Roku Streaming Player Discounts, 99 Cent Channels, Giveaway Contest
The company behind the popular streaming players is celebrating National Streaming Day in a few ways.
First, there is a giveaway contest. The Grand Prize winner will win an all-expense paid trip to see the premiere of Weird: The Al Yankovic Story. The First Prize winner will win a 65” Roku TV and Wireless Speakers. The Second Prize winner will receive a Roku Streaming Stick 4K+.
The contest ends on Monday, May 23rd at 2:59AM PST. You can enter here.
They are also offering premium channels on The Roku Channel for 99 cents/mo for two months. The channels include Hallmark Movies Now, Noggin, Fox Nation, Up Faith & Family, Showtime, STARZ, Kocowa, Discovery+, Motortrend, MagellanTV, Pantaya, Epic, Marquee TV, and ScreenPix.
The deals on Roku premium channels end on Sunday, May 29th at 11:59PM PST. More details here.
Finally, several Roku players are discounted. They include:
- Roku Express for $5 off (ends 5/21/22)
- Roku Express 4K+ for $10 off (ends 5/21/22)
- Roku Streaming Stick 4K for $10 off (ends 5/21/22)
- Roku Streambar Pro for $30 off (ends 5/21/22)
- Roku Streambar for $30 off (ends 5/28/22)
Update #1: Discovery+ Instagram Contest
Discovery+ has announced a contest for Streaming Day on their Instagram account. To enter, you must comment on their Instagram post what you’re streaming today using the hashtag #streamingdaygiveaway and tag a friend.
The winners will receive a prize pack that includes a popcorn popper, popcorn scooper, recipe book, and Discovery+ puzzle. You can see the post on their Instagram page here.
For more on Discovery+, check out the Shall I Stream It review here.
Update #2: Discounts from DIRECTV Stream, STARZ, Sling TV, & More
While these discounts aren’t being offered for National Streaming Day specifically, there are some other deals worth mentioning.
- DIRECTV Stream is offering $30 off the first two months. This brings the monthly total down to $54.99/mo. after the five day free trial. Sign up here.
- STARZ is currently just $3 a month for six months. You can sign up for this offer here.
- Sling TV is currently 50% off for the first month on all plans. Sign up here.
- YouTube TV is $10 off ($54.99/mo) for the first 3 months after the free trial. Sign up here.
- The Showtime Bundle (Showtime & Paramount+) is now less than $10/month. Sign up here.
Final Thoughts- National Streaming Day 2022
Are you signing up for any new streaming services on National Streaming Day? Let us know in the comment section down below!
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