Where did summer go? It's nearing the end of September, which means it's time for crisp air, falling leaves — and lots of great sales. The autumnal equinox is Sept. 22, and it's also the starting gun for some of the best discounts and deals you'll find all year on everything from travel and clothing to food and homeware. This list should help you get a head start on autumn savings starting in September, so click through to find out how to get more for less this fall.
Walt Disney World
Save as much as 20 percent on select Disney resort hotels throughout the fall and holiday season. You can book through Oct. 7 for travel from Oct. 8 through Dec. 24. Rooms are limited and some restrictions apply.
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Use coupon code BICKERDIKE on the RetailMeNot discount site to get Six Flags tickets for just $39, plus free parking. The tickets are only good on Sept. 29, Sept. 30 and Oct. 1. Before you go, read up on the theme park secrets only insiders know.
The Marriott Vacation Club is running its Fall Special, which includes up to 35 percent off for destinations around the world for bookings now through Dec. 7.
Fall savings include up to 35 percent off bookings, oceanfront rooms starting at $59 and special rates on suites and condos. Some restrictions apply and rates may be higher on weekends and holidays. Sands doesn't indicate when the sale ends, but the company's Fall Golf Package deal, which is advertised on the same page, extends all the way through the middle of February 2018.
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Amtrak is advertising dozens of specials, many of them for the fall. Offers include an extra 10 percent off for AAA members who book by Sept. 30 and discounted seats on the Autumn Express. Another deal is Double Days, which gives two times the points for travel from Sept. 18 through Nov. 18. Traveling by train is a great way to see America up close and save money, too.
Use coupon code ENCRJUL2 via RetailMeNot to get a deluxe room starting at $139 from Sunday through Thursday, plus two free buffet passes and an additional $100 credit if you book for at least four consecutive nights. The offer is good for travel through Dec. 29, with certain restrictions and blackout dates.
Thrifty Car Rental
Use coupon code 101185 to save 10 percent off the base rate of your next weekly rental through Oct. 31. Blackout periods may apply, but the offer is good across all rental categories for cars booked at least 24 hours in advance. Before you book, learn the best tips for saving money on rental cars.
The Fall Savings Event offers discounts up to 30 percent on select keyboards, drums, guitars, DJ gear and more through Nov. 9.
The Gear up for Fall sales event includes deals on riding mowers, lawn tractors and other machinery. The event includes the Gator utility vehicle sale and sub-compact utility tractor sale, both of which run through Oct. 27.
Fall savings deals at Sam's club include discounts on a range of household staples, including garbage bags, mouthwash, pet food, vitamins and shampoo. There's no set end to the sale, and the items discounted this autumn rotate. On top of these savings, learn the secret ways to save money at Sam's Club.
The Fall Sale promotion at Forever 21 includes deep discounts on women's clothing, underwear and outerwear. Although the sale is fall-specific, there is no set end date to the savings, which rotate between different products depending when you visit. A colorblocked bodycon skirt is marked down from $22.90 to $15.99, and a flounce bandeau bikini top is $5.99 instead of $9.90.
The Fall Sale at H&M includes discounts of up to 80 percent on select men's, women's, kids and home items while supplies last. Although the retailer does not indicate when the sale ends, savings apply to both in-store and online purchases.
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The women's clothing event includes a huge selection of buy one item, get the next item 50 percent off this fall. Also, shipping is free for all orders over $50. The retailer doesn't specify when the sale ends, but savings extend across all categories.
Get a text code through RetailMeNot to take 20 percent off Charlotte Russe orders of $40 or more through Oct. 2. The offer is valid in all stores.
New York & Company
The exclusive Eva Mendes Pre-Fall Collection is here, and New York and Co. is offering buy one item, get the next one 50 percent off deals across the entire collection this fall. The company has not issued an end date for the sale, but more than 200 items are slated for a discount.
Macy's Thanks for Sharing Event, which runs through the end of the year, offers 10 percent off qualifying purchases made with your Macy's card. To join, you must sign up for a Macy's card and pay a $25 enrollment fee. Ten dollars out of every $25 enrollment charge goes to charity. Macy's is a great place to head if you're looking to score free samples.
Women's jackets and coats are on sale for up to 50 percent off this fall. No word on when the sale ends, but nearly 900 items are marked for discounts.
Dick’s Sporting Goods
Select camping equipment is up to 70 percent off this fall. There's no fixed end date to the sale, but discounts are offered on a variety of categories, including tents, backpacks, walking sticks, cookers and other gear. Also, orders of $25 and up get free shipping.
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Sephora has extended its 50 percent off sale on the Naked Smokey Palette makeup collection from Urban Decay. Join the Sephora Beauty Insider program to make your makeup addiction more affordable.
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Use coupon code NOVFREE on RetailMeNot to get the previous month's box free when you sign up for a November box. The offer is valid for new customers only.
Shop Current Catalog and save up to 75 percent during the Fall & Halloween Sale, which includes a wide range of fall-themed decorations and household goods.
More than 1,100 fall-related items are discounted up to 40 percent. Also, print a coupon to get 40 percent off the most expensive regularly priced item in your cart. Hobby Lobby does not indicate when the sale ends or when the coupon expires.
Fall is here — and the legendary pumpkin spice latte is here with it. Sign up for a Starbucks account and get a free drink this fall, although the deal is not restricted only to autumn. Getting an account is just one way to cut your annual Starbucks bill without giving up your coffee.
Warm yourself up this fall with some hot tea. Your first order of exotic loose tea from Teabox is 30 percent off when you use coupon code FIRST30 via RetailMeNot. Although no end date to this deal has been set, fall teas are part of the package.
Prices are slashed across a wide selection of fall teas, tins and other accessories. Discounted varieties include pumpkin spice brulee oolong tea and apple pie a la mode herbal tea, which are both marked down to $7 from $10. The sale is ongoing, and there is no specific end date.
Steak ‘n Shake
Fall shakes are back. Flavors include Campfire S'mores, Pumpkin Spice and Caramel Apple, which are buy one, get one free according to RetailMeNot. If you have a late-night milkshake craving, don't fear — Steak 'n Shake is a great restaurant to indulge your night-owl cravings.
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Visit RetailMeNot and save as much as 30 percent on Zales jewelry incorporating October's birthstone, which is Opal, throughout the month.
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