October’s Can’t-Miss Shopping Sales

October 13, 2016

With Back-to-School season behind us, and the holiday shopping season just months away, October is a great time to stock up on off-season items like wedding supplies, jeans, and more!


Wedding season is in full swing during the summer months, so demand for wedding-related décor and goods tends to diminish come Fall. In October, take advantage of great deals on wedding trinkets, invites, and other festive finds.

Jo-Ann Fabric and Craft Stores

October 1 – October 31

Save 40% off special occasion fabrics (ideal for handmade wedding gowns, bridal party attire, veils, ceremony/reception decor and more), 25% off wedding day accessories (streamers, candles, frames, lights) and 50% off bridal stationary (invitations, save the dates, and programs)


October 4 – October 10

Save 15% of all wedding invitations and accessory cards  (RSVP cards, Thank You cards).

October 18 – October 24

Save 15% off all wedding products. This includes all wedding invitations, RSVP cards, postage stamps, and day-of wedding items such as table numbers, menus, programs, escort cards, favor tags and stickers.

Party City

September 28 – October 31

Save 20% off personalized stemware when you order 120 or more for your event.


September 28 – October 2

Save 40% off personalized etched glassware.


October 19 – October 25

Save 25% off Thank You cards and personal stationery.

October 5 – October 11

Save 50% off personalized robes for brides and bridesmaids.

September 28 – October 4

Save 25% off Save the Dates.


October is a great time to take advantage of off-peak travel deals in Europe and the Caribbean. You can reap savings on cruises, hotels, and airfare.


If you book a cruise this month, you’ll receive a $250 on-board credit per cabin for select cruises taking place November 1, 2016 to March 31, 2017.

Norwegian Cruise Line

From now until the end of October, if you book a cruise with Norwegian, you can pick one, two, or five free onboard amenities. This includes a free unlimited beverage package, free specialty dining, free pre-paid service charges, or a free WiFi package.

Viking River Cruises

From October 1 through October 31, travelers who book a 2017 Viking river cruise can save a total of $1,000 (or $500 per person) off their international airfare. This sale applies to cruises on the Danube and Rhine rivers, as well as on river cruises in France and Russia.


According to data from, the average airfare to London now costs 24% less than it did this summer, airfare to Paris is 28% cheaper, and airfare to Dublin is 30% cheaper.


October is a great time to visit Canada, Mexico, and Jamaica. Peak season is July/August, but visit now and you can save up 30% a night at select hotels.


Since Back-to-School season sales take place in the summer months, many retailers are trying to unload all of the jeans they didn’t sell in July and August this Fall.

Lord & Taylor

October 5 – October 13

Save up to $58 off select jeans from Calvin Klein Jeans, Jessica Simpson, Blank NYC, Kensie Jeans, and Flying Monkey.


October 5 – October 10

Save up to $20 off select Levi’s jeans and 40% off IMPULSE denim collections.


October 6 – October 27

Save 15% off all of women’s Bluberry denim.


October 2 – October 15
Save 50% on select jeans from Bongo, R1893 and Roebuck & Co.


October 16 – October 22

Buy one pair of select women’s jeans, get 50% off the second pair. Brands include Mossimo, Denizen by Levi’s, and Liz Lange.


If you’re looking to get a head start on holiday shopping for the kids, October is a good time to stock up on toys.


September 26 – October 9

Spend $40, save $10 on select Fisher Price toys.

October 9 – October 15

Save up to 40% off select Alex toys.

October 1 – October 15

Get up to 50% off Red MOTA JETJAT Nano Drone Quadcopters.

Babies R Us

October 7 – October 15

Buy one get one 50% off on all Munchkin cups and mealtime accessories.

October 7 – October 29

Save 30% off select Koala Kids apparel and accessories.


September 25 – October 8

Spend $100 on select Star Wars toys and save $25; spend $50 on select Star Wars toys and save $10.

Toys R Us

October 2 – October 8

Buy one get one 50% off all action figures and fashion dolls under $15.

October 9 – October 15

Buy one get 2 free on all Disney Infinity play sets.

October 16 – October 22

Save 20% off all Barbie Pink Passport dolls & play sets.


As the weather gets colder, people will be trading their lawn mowers in for snow blowers and their grills for ovens. As a result of this, it’s a great time to score some deals on outdoor appliances.

Ace Hardware

September 21 – October 7

Save $20 on a Craftsman 6.75 Torque Rear Bag Push Mower, save $30 on the Craftsman 21in Self-Propelled Lawn Mower, and save $100.00 on the Craftsman 7 Speed 2 Blade Lawn Tractor.

True Value

Save $20 on select leaf blowers.



Now until October 31
Save $100 on all Weber Genesis gas grills.


Save 20% on all online grill purchases


October is National Pizza Month. To celebrate, many pizza chains and local eateries will be offering some delicious deals.


This month, customers can take advantage of the Mix and Match deal, which involves two medium two-topping pizzas for just $5.99 each.

Little Caesars

August 29 – October 31

Little Caesars will be offering Loaded Crazy Bread Bites until the end of October. The Loaded Crazy Bread Bites feature crazy bread topped with cheese and bacon.

Papa John’s

Papa John’s will be unveiling a new pan pizza this month. The pizza will be available at select restaurants on 9/29 and nationwide as of 10/10. You can get the new pan pizza with 3 toppings for just $10.

Pizza Hut

September 26- October 31

At Pizza Hut you can get two medium pizzas with any toppings for $6.99 each. The offer will be good throughout the month.



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