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Attic in the Street

 

Attic in the Street
Saturday, October 12th, 2019
(rain date: Sunday, October 13)
10am to 2pm
 
The Garrett Park Women's Club is pleased to announce the annual Attic in the Street town wide street sale. 
The sale will be held on Saturday, October 12th, from 10:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m (rain date: October 13). 
 
INFORMATION ABOUT ATTIC IN THE STREET:
Attic in the Street is a town wide garage sale held annually in the fall. It takes place on Kenilworth Avenue, between Strathmore and Oxford. That block of the street is closed to cars during the sale. In addition to garage sale items, there are usually local artists selling arts and crafts, and there will be snacks and baked goods for sale by the Garrett Park Nursery School and the Scouts. There's always a big turnout, so it's a great chance to see some neighbors, get some bargains, and support local groups.

 

A CALL FOR VOLUNTEERS:
We'll need some volunteers to help during the setup period (8am-10am, arrive 7:45am), and some to help with cleanup from 2-3pm. If you've helped in previous years and would like to help again, great; if not but you'd like to help this year, also great. Please email me at jimcole23@gmail.com to let me know you'd like to help.

INFORMATION FOR SELLERS:
Spaces are open to anyone; you do not have to be a Garrett Park resident to rent a space. A space is 12 feet in length. The fee to participate as a seller is $20 for one space, or $35 for two spaces. To reserve a space, you can download and mail in the registration form (https://tinyurl.com/yxmer7t2, there will also be forms in the post office later this week). Or, just send in your check (made payable to the Garrett Park Women's Club) along with your name, phone number, e-mail address, and the number of spaces you would like to:
 
Garrett Park Women's Club
P.O. Box 494
Garrett Park, MD 20896
The registration deadline is October 5th (postmark date). Additional information is below. Once you register, you will receive an email confirmation and other details about the event. If you have questions or want to volunteer to help with the event, please contact Jim Cole at jimcole23@gmail.com.

 

ADDITIONAL INFORMATION FOR SELLERS (VENDORS):

1. Set up time is from 8:00 AM - 9:30 AM. Sale hours are officially from 10:00 AM – 2:00 PM. Everything must be cleaned up by 3:00 PM. Some early bird shoppers arrive before the event begins, so please plan to be set up by no later than 9:30 AM.PLEASE NOTE: If you sign up for 2 spaces, you MUST arrive between 8:00 – 8:30 AM so that we can ensure you have 2 spaces together.

 

2. Each space is approximately 12 feet in length. Bring all of your own tables/chairs/etc.

3. There are no assigned spaces. Participants arriving first will get a space in the middle of the street, in front of the town hall. As more participants arrive, we will fill in from there, allotting spaces progressively moving toward the ends of Kenilworth (e.g. the corner of Kenilworth and Oxford, and near the corner of Kenilworth and Strathmore). When you arrive to unload, we ask that you follow the directions of the Attic Parking Staff and unload as quickly as possible so that you can move your car immediately out of the way to allow others to unload.

4. There will not be any organization picking up items that don't sell; vendors must take all unsold items with them, and must clean their space by 3pm.
 
Jim Cole