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City-Wide Garage Sale?

Original post made by NFahrenthold on Jul 6, 2008

Did they cancel the garage sale this year? I got a lot of stuff to get rid of...

I can;t find any news on it.

NF

Comments (4)

Posted by wow, a resident of Barron Park
on Jul 8, 2008 at 2:20 pm

garage sale held first weekend in June every two years ending in odd number - so there was none this year - next will be June 2009

see link Web Link


Posted by Buried in "stuff", a resident of Greenmeadow
on Mar 13, 2010 at 9:55 am

Why is the Palo Alto wide Garage Sale only every two years? Surely this is not expensive to organize and benefits everyone? Sellers clear stuff and get a little money; buyers get stuff for reasonable prices. The fact that it is city-wide encourages more people to participate and it's also a great social event to get together with neighbors. In these tough economic times and with mounting interest in the three-Rs of the environment (reduce, reuse, recycle), holding this annually seems to be good all round.


Posted by mary, a resident of Palo Alto Hills
on May 13, 2010 at 10:11 pm

Any one willing to donate items left over from your garage sale please contact Mary at (213) 842-7551 or (773) 406-5659
raising funds for our youth group
God Bless
Mary


Posted by catchiej, a resident of Crescent Park
on Jun 2, 2010 at 11:25 pm

Will there be a citywide garage sale this year!! this was a lot of fun and great community participation, you really get to know your neighbors and the people around the community, and sell a little. Luv this event!!!!!!!!


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