The best time of the year to buy a KitchenAid mixer is from Black Friday through to the after Christmas sales – specifics below, plus today’s best deals. However, there are KitchenAid sales on year round. And, yes, it’s worth the wait, because the savings to be had can be well over $100. Below, are today’s best deals, plus full details of when KitchenAid mixers are on sale.

When is the best time to buy a KitchenAid Stand Mixer?

Ahead of the holiday season, prices on the best KitchenAid stand mixers tend to drop between October and December, with a typical savings of about 20%.  Our tracking data also shows further discounts on KitchenAid stand mixers in February, May, August, and September, but not at the volume of the fall and holiday periods.  These are today’s best prices, and below we talk you through what to expect in terms of price drops throughout the year.

Retailer deals throughout the year

Throughout the year, retailers will put on promotions of their own, offering chances to save on the covetable stand mixers. Some will even price-match if you’re lucky, or offer special Friends and Family type sales where KitchenAid is included in storewide promotions. These are the best places to find KitchenAid mixers on sale.

Black Friday through Christmas

This year’s Black Friday and Cyber Week deals saw KitchenAid offer up to $200 off its , with the having the highest savings.  These prices were effective from about just before Black Friday through Christmas, when the offer was ongoing, but we definitely have noticed inventory in color choice start to dwindle.  Prior to that, in July, prices dropped about $50-$60, making it prime time for those looking for discounts. 

Other ways to save on KitchenAid Stand mixers

Purchase certified refurbished KitchenAid directly offers certified refurbished models (opens in new tab) that come with a limited warranty with savings of up to 45%, but inventory is limited and volatile. You can often find refurbished models on eBay (opens in new tab) to that also come with their own warranties.  Buy used and secondhand The biggest discounts will come when you purchase a used unit. Also, shopping locally, as opposed to shipping can save on costs and environmental emissions. Check your local re-sale marketplaces like Facebook Marketplace, Craigslist, or Mercari to see which neighbors are looking to offload their kitchen appliances  Open box products Some stores like Best Buy (opens in new tab) offer discounts on open-box models (items that have been opened but not used) from returns or floor models that can be picked up at your local retailer. Availability depends on your location. Be sure to read the fine print as to the condition.