Here are some of the items you can expect to find on sale in October!
Apples, Artichokes, Arugula, Beets, Bell Peppers, Broccoli, Brussels sprouts, Cabbage, Cantaloupe, Carrots, Cauliflower, Chard, Cranberries, Cucumbers, Eggplant, Grapes, Kale, Leeks, Lettuce, Mushrooms, Parsnip, Pears, Pomegranates, Potatoes, Spinach, Sweet potatoes, Pumpkin, Winter squash, Turnips, Yams, Zucchini
Grocery and Drug Store Deals:
Halloween: Candy (hard candy varieties, chocolate candy bars, fun size candy packs), costumes, face paint, Halloween decorations, pumpkin carving kits, discounted tickets for corn mazes
Autumn Decorating: Fall yard decor, silk leaves and flowers, scented candles, mums, fresh gourds, pumpkins
Baking sales (starting at the end of October): Canned pumpkin, evaporated milk, chocolate chips, ready-made pie crust, cream cheese, sugar, flour, spices, cake mixes, frosting, bread mixes, Jello, canned fruit pie, marshmallows
National Seafood Month: Great deals on all seafood plus seafood breading mixes and salads
National Breast Cancer Awareness Month: Deals featuring participating “pink” products, free screenings and self-check tools (watch for these items to get clearanced in early November)
National School Lunch Week (October 4-10): Look for savings on snacks and packaged lunch foods for kids
National Food Day (October 24th): Expect to see savings on eco-friendly products and groceries
ASPCA’s Adopt a Shelter-Dog Month: A whole month devoted to shelter rescues. Look for deals on wet and dry dog food, dog toys and chews, dog treats, adopt-a-shelter pet offer
Summer Clearance: Grills, patio furniture, garden supplies, trees, shrubs, bulbs, summer toys, swim toys and gear, camping gear
Clothing: Denim, back-to-school clothing
Safety: Smoke alarms, batteries, safety equipment
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