Vermont Garage Sale Take Place In These Cities


Garage sales and tag sales are back this year after scores of people canceled their plans last year due to the COVID-19 pandemic.

As the pandemic diminishes, there are currently no state restrictions on crowd size or the requirement to wear a mask and social distancing – although sale organizers may ask attendees to do so.

Some towns in Vermont have community-wide label sales every year. Further neighborhood-wide sales are planned over the coming weeks and months. Some communities held their sales earlier in the spring.

While this probably isn’t an exhaustive list of the label sales, garage sales, and real estate sales happening this summer, here’s an idea of ​​where to find some great deals in the coming months. .

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Neighbors gather on North Street in Burlington near a display of free items on April 29, 2020. Gov. Phil Scott announced on May 18 that yard sales in the state could operate during this stage of the pandemic. coronavirus - but must limit crowd size.

Barton, Glover and Orléans

When: June 26, 2021, 8 a.m. to 4 p.m.

Or: In all three cities.

What there is to know: The towns organize a garage sale day at the village level. Cards can be found in many local stores. More information can be found at villagewideyardsale.com.

Brandon

When: August 7, 2021, 8 a.m. to 5 p.m.

Or: Citywide

What there is to know: An official sales list will be available online at 6 p.m. the day before the city-wide garage sale day. You can find more information at brandon.org/event/yard-sale-day.

Easier than a garage sale: Various household items are on display next to a home on South Winooski Avenue and Adams Street in Burlington on May 18, 2020.

Bridport

When: August 21, 2021 at 9:00 a.m. to August 22, 2021 at 4:00 p.m.

Or: Citywide

What there is to know: There will be outlets around the city of Addison County. More information can be found at bridportvt.org.

Bristol

When: June 26, 2021, 9 a.m. to 3 p.m.

Or: At the scale of the city.

What there is to know: More information, including a map of the locations, can be found on the Bristol Recreation Department website, bristolvt.myrec.com/info/default.aspx.

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Cavendish

When: July 31, 2021, 9 a.m. to 2 p.m.

Or: Across town, but most locations will be concentrated around Main Street (VT 131).

What there is to know: More information can be found at cavendishconnects.com/blog/2021/3/16/11th-annual-town-wide-tag-sale.

Fairlee

When: June 26, 2021, 9 a.m. to 3 p.m.

Or: Municipality of the town of Fairlee.

What there is to know: This is a community event. You can find more information on facebook.com/events/118172513724919.

By Remote: An unmanned garage sale showcases artwork, magazines and t-shirts on Maple Street in Burlington on May 18, 2020. A sign across the table advises customers to pay by lane electronic, using the Venmo app.  Governor Phil Scott announced on May 18 that garage sales in the state could operate during this stage of the coronavirus pandemic - but must limit crowd sizes

Jeffersonville

When: June 26 and 27, 2021, from 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. daily.

Or: 2166 Kinsley Road, Jeffersonville

What there is to know: This is a real estate sale. Farm supplies, furniture, tools, household items and many other items will be for sale. More information can be found at yardsalesearch.com/yss-garage-sale.jsp?id=193705197.

Chicken

When: October 9, 2021. Exact times to come.

Or: At the scale of the city.

What there is to know: The annual sale usually takes place in June, but has been postponed until the fall of this year due to uncertainty surrounding the pandemic. More information will be announced on poultneyareachamber.com.

Saxtons River

When: June 26 and 27, 2021, 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. daily.

Or: 27 Pleasant Street, Saxtons River.

What there is to know: The sale is advertised as an upscale home move sale. Items to be sold include woodworking equipment and tools; gardening equipment and tools; sport equipment; art and decoration; household and kitchen items; musical instruments and musical scores; Clothing; and building materials. More information can be found at yardsalesearch.com/yss-garage-sale.jsp?id=193688857.

Think globally, before the pandemic: shoppers look for bargains at a garage sale in Milton to benefit the Champlain Valley Agency's Meals on Wheels program for seniors on July 28, 2000.

Under the hill

When: June 26, 2021 and August 28, 2021, 9 a.m. to 3 p.m.

Or: Underhill Clutter Barn United Church, 9 Park Street.

What there is to know: The Clutter Barn is a thrift store located in the Gifford building next to the church. There will be several label sales on Saturdays throughout the summer. Face masks are mandatory and contact tracing information will be recorded. More information can be found at unitedchurchofunderhill.com/serve/clutter-barn.

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