Cookware promotions generally run in April and May and again in October and November. The spring promotions coincide with graduation and wedding celebrations. The fall promotions run in preparation of the oncoming holiday festivities.
Consumer Reports listed digital camera discounts as beginning in October.
Gas grills and barbecue pits sales slow down in the fall and winter so look for price rollbacks from October through January.
Toys, Games, Puzzles
Toy sellers wanting to get a jump on the winter holiday season often discount toys, games and puzzles before Halloween to capture the attention of children in the toy aisles looking for costumes.
Tires and Auto Supplies
April's National Car Care Month and the Fall Car Care Month which begins in October, stimulate promotions during these months.