South Orange Gives Good Garage Sale

Nearly 100 homes are participating in Saturday's town-wide Garage Sale Day.

Anyone who loves a good bargain should circle Saturday, May 14 on their calendars.  That day, nearly 100 homes will be participating in the first ever South Orange Village-Wide Garage Sale.

The garage sales will take place at various homes around town between 9 a.m. – 3 p.m. – look for the orange balloons and signs! 

“Every established South Orange neighborhood association is participating,” said Jill Mendelsohn, the coordinator of the event.  The associations include Seton Village, Upper Wyoming, South Mountain, Newstead, Tuxedo Park, Village Colonials and Montrose Park.  Some individual homeowners also are taking part.

Local merchants are joining in on the fun with special one-day-only "Garage Sale Day Coupons.”  The businesses include , , , , , , , , , and .

Maps and coupon sheets are available at Town Hall or at the houses on the day of the sale.  Also, information about individual sales will be posted on Maplewood Online and Craig’s List (http://gsalr.com/garage-sales-south-orange-nj.html). 

The event will run rain or shine.  For more information, email sovillna@gmail.com.

Before you head out on Saturday, you might want to check out to brush up on your garage sale shopping skills.

Louisa M. Mendels May 11, 2011 at 05:52 PM
Sounds like a great idea, and lots of fun, too! Have a terrific day, everyone!!!!


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