Here are some tips for what to buy in March so you can save money by stocking up on the items you need when they are at the lowest price.
Spring is on the horizon, and with it comes some fantastic prices on some of your favorite items. March is a great to time stock your pantry, fill your freezer, and get your home ready for the summer months ahead. Take a look below at some helpful tips on what to buy in March, so you can best plan your budget and shopping strategy!
What to Buy in March
Here are some items you can look forward to snagging great deals on during the month of March!
Hooray for Frozen Food Month! Did you know such a thing existed? March is National Frozen Food Month, so now is the time to fill your freezers. Here are some of the items you can find:
Frozen Food Sales
1. Frozen family-sized meals
2. Frozen diet meals
3. Frozen vegetables and fruits
4. Frozen beverage mixes and juices
5. Frozen pizzas
6. Frozen breakfast items
7. Frozen side dishes and appetizers
8. Frozen meats and seafoods
St. Patrick’s Day Sales
March means St. Patrick’s Day is near. Keep your eyes opened for great prices on St. Patrick’s themed décor as well as traditional Irish food items.
9. Corned beef
12. Irish breads
13. Irish desserts
14. Green themed foods
15. St. Patrick’s Day home décor
16. St. Patrick’s Day paper goods
March Madness Sales
You can’t have March without March Madness. Look forward to all of your favorite snack foods being on sale. With these low prices, you can stock up for the big game for less.
17. Cold cuts
18. Soda and beer
19. Chips and salty snacks
20. Fruit and veggie trays
23. Wings and appetizers
Seasonal Produce on Sale in March
27. Cabbage (Great for corned beef and cabbage!)
31. Citrus items including grapefruit, lemon, and limes
March is a great time to stock up on winter clearance. Stores will be trying to liquidate their winter items to make way for all of the spring, lawn, garden, and outdoor décor they have to offer. Here are some winter clearance items you can look forward to finding for less.
37. Winter coats
41. Ice melt products
43. Snow blowers
44. Winter sporting goods
45. Sweats and other winter clothing
In anticipation of Easter, you will start seeing some hot deals on Easter décor and Easter dinner items. Such items will include:
47. Easter-themed baked goods
48. Easter basket fillers
49. Egg dying kits
50. Easter-themed home décor
See how many hot deals can be found in the month of March? Keep this list in mind when planning your spring shopping and see how much you can save.
More Ways to Save in March
This list was originally published on March 4, 2016. It was updated on February 26, 2020.