Everyone loves a good yard sale bargain! Here’s a list of some of the USA’s most popular annual mega yard sale events!
31W Treasure Hunt / Yard Sale:
400 Mile Sale Across Kentucky - Paducah to Mayville: Explore 400-miles of yard sales along Kentucky’s historic scenic byway – Highway 68. You’ll find yard sales, garage sales, antiques, food, and community events along the route from Paducah, KY to Mayville, KY. Sale takes place each June. http://www.400mile.com/
Antique Alley Texas - Cleyburne to Maypearl: Antique Alley is the place to find antiques, collectibles, vintage clothing, and some yard sale treasures. Antique Alley currently runs 37 miles spanning four communities from Johnson, Hill and Ellis Counties via Highway 81 to FM 916 to FM 4. April 19-21, 2013 and September 20-22, 2013 are the next two show dates. http://www.antiquealleytexas.com/
Benton County Bargain Highway in West Tennessee: Started in 1998, this 30-mile yard sale has grown into one of West Tennessee’s premier annual events drawing thousands of yard sale enthusiasts and 150 to 200 participating yard sales. It’s held each Labor Day and the route runs from Interstate 40 at exit 126 through the towns of Holladay, Camden and Big Sandy. http://www.dyersburgscene.com/benton_county_yard_sale_03.htm
Highway 127 Corridor Sale - The World’s Longest Yard Sale: The World’s Longest Yardsale, also known as the 127 Corridor Sale stretches 690 miles from Addison, MI to Gadsden, AL. It starts on the first Thursday of each August. http://www.127sale.com/
Highway 61 Yard Sale: Enjoy 60 miles of treasure hunting along old Route 61 in Missouri each September at the Highway 61 Yard Sale. The route runs from Jackson to Bloomsdale. http://www.61yardsale.com/index.html
Kan-Okla 100+ Mile Highway Sale: Started in 2008, this two-state 100+mile highway sale stretches across southeast Kansas and northeast Oklahoma. Highways include 75, 169, 166, and 60. http://www.kanoklahighwaysale.net/
Highway 54 Yard Sale - Western Kentucky: Enjoy over 50 miles of yard sales along Highway 54 in Western Kentucky running from Owensboro, KY to Leitchfield, KY. Sale takes place each May and September. http://hwy54yardsale.wordpress.com/
Highway 60 Yard Sale: Each fall offers a great opportunity to explore yard sales along Kentucky’s Highway 60. The sale stretches 200 miles across 8 counties including Livingston, Crittenden, Union, Henderson, Daviess, Hancock, Breckinridge, and Meade. Sale held typically late September or early October. http://www.highway60yardsale.com/
Highway 75 King of Trails Market Day in Minnesota - Luverne to Hallock: Each September, take the opportunity to explore 400 miles along the Historic Highway 75 Scenic Byway during western Minnesota’s King of Trails Market Day. http://www.highway75.com/
Hwy 411 Yard Sale - Leeds, Alabama to Knoxville, Tennessee: Bargain hunt each fall along the scenic Hwy 411 Yard Sale. The yard sale route spans more than 250 miles from Alabama into the Smokey Mountains of Tennessee. This event is held annually the last Wednesday of September through the first Saturday of October. https://www.facebook.com/pages/411-Yard-Sale/109406569097986
Roller Coaster Yard Sale - Kentucky and Tennessee: Take your seats and enjoy the ride along the annual Roller Coaster Yard Sale. The scenic twisting path runs from Mammoth Cave, KY to Tennessee - around Dale Hollow Lake and back to Glasgow, KY, with over 150 miles of yard sales, crafts, and antiques. The 3-day event, which started in 1986, takes place each October. http://www.rollercoasterfair.com/index.htm
US 60 Yard Sale: Search for yard sale treasures along US 60 Yard Sale in Central Kentucky. The route includes seven cities and stretches more than 100 miles of US Highway 60 from Winchester to Louisville. The annual sale is held in late September or early October, on the same weekend as Western KY’s Highway 60 Yard Sale.
U.S. Highway 36 Treasure Hunt: Enjoy a boarder-to-boarder yard sale and treasure hunt along U.S. Highway 36 in Kansas. This 400 mile route stretches from Elwood to St. Francis each September. http://www.ushwy36.com/
Warrensburg Garage Sale: Held each autumn in upstate New York and the Adirondacks since 1979, this annual event is a local tradition. Explore garage sales, flea markets, crafts, vintage clothing, and food stands. Route begins south of St. George, and then follows Route 9 into the Adirondacks north of Warrensburg. http://www.warrensburggaragesale.com/