Rummage Sales 2018

By: Staff May 7, 2018

May 4 & 5

Unitarian Church, Evanston

When: 9 a.m. - 5 p.m. Fri.; 9 a.m. - Noon Sat.

Where: 1330 Ridge Ave., Evanston

More info at 847.864.1330.

CASH only.

 

May 5

First Presbyterian Church, Lake Forest

Spring Sale

When: 7 a.m. - 3 p.m. Sat.

Where: 700 N. Sheridan Road, Lake Forest

More info at 847-234-6250.

CASH/checks with ID/credit cards.

Furniture, antiques, electronics, appliances, sports equipment, clothes - since 1950 this sale has raised $5 million toward the church’s mission program.

 

May 5

Red Carpet Corridor Festival

When:
8 a.m. - 5 p.m. Sat.

Where: 90-mile stretch of Old Route 66 that encompasses the Illinois towns of Joliet, Elwood, Wilmington, Braidwood, Godley, Braceville, Gardner, Dwight, Odell, Pontiac, Chenoa, Lexington, and Towanda.

This is the 12th annual Red Carpet Corridor Festival. Each town puts on its own events, for a shopping and sightseeing experience. In Pontiac, the “Trunkin Treasure Sale” offers individuals, non-profits and churches a chance to sell their wares in the parking lot south of the Livingston County Courthouse square (free to county residents, $25 for everyone else at visitpontiac.org or by calling Pontiac Tourism at 815.844.5847).

 

May 10

Winnetka Congregational

Church Spring Sale

When: 7 a.m. - 3 p.m. Thu.

Where: Winnetka Community House,

620 Lincoln, Winnetka

More info at 847.446.0575. CASH/checks over $25/credit cards over $50/NO ATM.

An 81-year tradition, this sale has 25 departments: new or gently used kids’ and adults clothing, contemporary and designer wear, outerware, shoes, housewares, furniture, sporting goods, toys, books, linens, vintage and more. Proceeds benefit 40 Chicagoland humanitarian agencies.

 

May 18

St. Norbert Church, Northbrook

When: 5 - 9 p.m. Fri.; 8 a.m.-2 p.m. Sat.; 8 - 11 a.m. Sun.

Where: 1817 Walters Ave., Northbrook

More info at 847.272.7090. CASH only.

 

May 20

Ravenswood Manor Garage Sale

When: 10 a.m. - 4 p.m. Sun.

Where: Lawrence (4800 N) on the north, to Montrose (4400 N) on the south, from the north branch of the Chicago River on the east to Sacramento (3000 W) on the West; the neighborhood is west of Lincoln Square, east of Albany Park.

Featuring 100+ households and 15 alleys to explore, this community-wide garage sale contains endless bargains to be found. Deadline for local residents to register is Monday, May 7 at ravenswoodsmanor.com/garagesalesignup/.

 

May 20

Vintage Garage - Sale Midcentury Modern

When: 10 a.m. - 5 p.m. Sun.

Where: 5051 N. Broadway

More info at vintagegaragechicago.com or 312.505.6373. $5 admission.

100 vendors offer unique vintage and antiques at Vintage Garage every 3rd Sunday from May to October.

 

 

June 2

Christ Church Winnetka Summer Sale

When: 8 a.m. - Noon Sat.

Where: Parish House, 470 Maple St., Winnetka

More info at 847.446.2850. CASH only.

Dating to 1925, this rummage sale attracts over 4,000 customers not only from the Chicago area but out of state as well. Proceeds are donated to over 60 local charities.

 

June 2

Edgewater Neighborhood Yard Sale

When: 9 a.m. - 4 p.m. Sat.

Where: Foster (5200 N) to Devon (6400 N), Clark Street to Sheridan Road

More info at edgewateryardsale@gmail.com

Over 200 households -- as well as Edgewater Beach Apartments, theatre companies, antique stores, health and wellness businesses and eight non-profits -- are expected to host sales in garages, as well as front, side, and rear yards. Maps will be available on the sale day and posted online.

 

June 16

North Shore Unitarian Church Deerfield

When: 8 a.m. - 2 p.m. Sat.

Where: 2100 Half Day Rd, Bannockburn

More info at 312.857.3555. CASH only.

 

June 17

Vintage Garage Sale - Record Ramp and Father’s Day

When: 10 a.m. - 5 p.m. Sun.

Where: 5051 N. Broadway

More info at vintagegaragechicago.com or 312.505.6373. $5 admission.

100 vendors offer unique vintage and antiques at Vintage Garage every 3rd Sunday from May to October.

 

 

 

 

July 12 & 14

Kenilworth Union Church

When: 8 a.m. - 2 p.m. Thu;

“Grand Sale” 8 a.m. - 1 p.m. Sat.

Where: 211 Kenilworth Ave., Kenilworth

More info at 847.251.4272.

CASH and check with I.D.

Fulfilling mission of outreach, fellowship, and recycling. By working together to sort recycled merchandise for resale at a reasonable cost, members help people obtain items at reasonable prices and raise money for social service agencies selected by the church.

 

July 15

Vintage Garage Sale - Rockabilly & Vintage Clothing

When: 10 a.m. - 5 p.m. Sun.

Where: 5051 N. Broadway

More info at vintagegaragechicago.com or 312.505.6373.

$5 admission.

100 vendors offer unique vintage and antiques at Vintage Garage every 3rd Sunday from May to October.

 

 

July 21

St Nicholas Catholic Church

When: 8 a.m. - 3 p.m. Sat.

Where: 806 Ridge Ave., Evanston

More info at 847.864.1185. CASH/Registered Parishioner checks/credit cards.

 

July 29 & 30

Beth Hillel Congregation Bnai Emunah Summer Sale

When: 9 a.m. - 1 p.m. Sun.; 9-11 a.m. Mon.

Where: 3220 Big Tree Lane, Wilmette

More info at 847.256.1213. CASH /checks w/ I.D.

 

August 19

Vintage Garage Sale - New Vintage Wedding

When: 10 a.m. - 5 p.m. Sun.

Where: 5051 N. Broadway

More info at vintagegaragechicago.com or 312.505.6373. $5 admission.

100 vendors offer unique vintage and antiques at Vintage Garage every 3rd Sunday from May to October.

 

September 7 & 8

Highland Park Three-Church Rummage Sale

A city tradition for decades, this rummage sale is a collaborative effort among three churches: Trinity Episcopal Church, Highland Park Presbyterian Church and Immaculate Conception. All three churches host their own rummage sales located within walking distance of each other.

When: 7 a.m. - 7 p.m. Fri.; 8 a.m. - 1 p.m. Sat.

Where: Highland Park Presbyterian:

330 Laurel Ave., Highland Park

CASH/checks with proper I.D.

Trinity Episcopal Church:

425 Laurel Ave., Highland Park

CASH/checks with proper ID.

More info at 847.432.6653.

Immaculate Conception Parish:

770 Deerfield Road, Highland Park

Also September 5 PRESALE: 5 - 8 p.m. Wed. ($10 pp/ kids under 12 free)

CASH/Deerfield, Highwood, HP resident checks

 

September 8 & 9, 15 & 16

Bridgeview Treasure Days

When: 8 a.m. to 3 p.m.

Where: Bridgeview extends generally from 103rd Street on the south to 71st Street on the north, from Roberts Road on the west to Harlem Avenue on the east.

Sponsored by the Village of Bridgeview, this garage/yard sale is free to all residents but registration is required with the village office at 708.594.2525 or 7500 S. Oketo. The first weekend is for homes north of 79th Street and the second weekend for those to the south of 79th Street. Each year the order changes.

 

September 16

Vintage Garage Sale - Retro Chicago

When: 10 a.m. -5 p.m. Sun.

Where: 5051 N. Broadway

More info at vintagegaragechicago.com or

312.505.6373.

$5 admission.

100 vendors offer unique vintage and antiques at Vintage Garage every 3rd Sunday from May to October.

 

September 29

First Presbyterian Church Fall Sale

When: 8 a.m. - 3 p.m. Sat.

Where: 700 N. Sheridan Road, Lake Forest

More info at 847.234.6250. CASH/credit card.

 

September 29

North Shore United Methodist Church Glencoe

When: 8 a.m. - 1 p.m. Sat.

Where: 213 Hazel Ave., Glencoe

More info at: 847.835.1227.

CASH only.

Selling quality gently-used merchandise, including men’s, women’s, and children’s clothing, jewelry, furniture, housewares and more for bargain prices.

 

 

October 4

Christ Church, Winnetka Fall Sale

When: 7 a.m.-3 p.m. Thu.

Where: 470 Maple (Oak & Maple), Winnetka

More info at 847.446.2850. CASH/ $100 Check Cashing/onsite ATM.

One of the area’s largest sales, featuring 30 departments that include men’s clothing, women’s sportswear and designer clothing, toys, linens, sewing, china, treasures, holiday, garden, books, furniture.

 

October 19

Park Ridge Presbyterian Church Fall Sale

When: 6 - 8 p.m. Fri. ($5 fee); 9 a.m. - 3 p.m. Sat

Where: 1300 W. Crescent Ave., Park Ridge

More info at 847.823.4135. CASH/checks w/ proper I.D.

 

October 20

Winnetka Congregational Church, Fall Sale

When: 7 a.m. - 2 p.m. Sat.

Where: 620 Lincoln (corner of Lincoln/Pine), Winnetka

More info at 847.446.0575. CASH/ checks over $25/credit cards over $50.

 

October 21

Vintage Garage Sale -  Season Finale and Record Ramp

When: 10 a.m. - 5 p.m. Sun.

Where: 5051 N. Broadway

More info at vintagegaragechicago.com or 312.505.6373.

$5 admission.

100 vendors offer unique vintage and antiques at Vintage Garage every 3rd Sunday from May to October.

 

February 10 & 11 (2019)

Beth Hillel Congregation Bnai Emunah rummage sale

When: 9 a.m.-1 p.m Sun.; 9-11 a.m. Mon.

Where: 3220 Big Tree Lane, Wilmette

More info at 847.256.1213. CASH/checks w/ proper I.D.