2016 City Wide Garage Sales / Flea Markets within San Mateo County

Many cities host garage sales or flea markets for their residents to sell old items that can be reused. It is a great way to help your community and the environment, promote the idea of reuse, conserve landfill space, and avoid wasting valuable resources. View the information below to see if you city is hosting a Garage Sale and sign up today!

La Honda

Type of Event:

Flea Market

Date and Time:

Sunday, July 10, 10 am - 4 pm

Location:

La Honda Fire Brigade
8945 La Honda Rd.

Contact:

650-747-0515

Additional info:

Local folks will be there pedaling their wares. Stop by and score a deal from your neighbors. Booth fees benefit the La Honda Fire Brigade.

Pescadero

Type of Event:

Communitywide Barn Sale

Date and Time:

Saturday, July 16, 9 am - 4 pm

Location:

Multiple locations.

Contact:

650-888-9901

Additional info:

Fabulous yard sales in a dozen or more locations! Antiques, tools, household items and more good stuff!
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City of Brisbane

Type of Event:

Citywide Garage Sale

Date and Time:

Saturday, July 16, 9 am - 3 pm

Registration:

Additional info:

Your registration fee will benefit the Friends of the Brisbane Library and many programs it sponsors throughout the year.

If you register by July 10th, your household will be listed in the Official Yard Sale Directory, which will include a map of the city and the address of each registered seller. The Friends of the Library will send out advertisements in local newspapers, as well as on Craigslist. On the day of the sale, volunteers will be posted at the intersection of Visitacion Avenue and San Bruno Street distributing the directory.

It's a fun day for the entire community! Great bargains, greeting neighbors, cleaning out clutter and making a little extra money in the process. Another special treat, the Brisbane Lions Club will again have a BBQ in the community park. This year a Lions Club delivery vehicle will stop by all registered yard sale sites with a variety of menu items for purchase.

City of San Bruno

Type of Event:

Clean Sweep Flea Market

Date and Time:

Sunday, July 24, 9 am - 4 pm

Locations:

San Bruno City Park
Corner of Crystal Springs and Oak Ave.

Contact:

650-616-7187

Additional Info:

Rent a 10x20 space for $38.00 if you are a resident of San Bruno or $48.00 if you are not a resident of San Bruno. Don't miss out on shopping for great deals at the Clean Sweep Flea Market! There will be over 80 Flea Market Booths selling furniture, jewelry, sporting goods, antiques, clothing, and more.

City of San Mateo

Type of Event:

Citywide Yard Sale

Date and Time:

Saturday, August 27, 8 am - 2 pm

Participation Information:

Sellers must be residents of the City of San Mateo.

Registration:

Register FREE from Monday, July 18 through Friday, August 26 at www.cityofsanmateo.org/CitywideYardSale

Contact:

Additional Info:

The Online Registration Form and Interactive Map are fully accessible by computers, tablets and smartphones. It makes it easy for you to post your unique sale items, search for treasures citywide and save the planet.

The City is running ads to promote the event in local and social media in San Mateo and to attract customers from nearby Peninsula cities. Residents are also encouraged to advertise on their own on free sites such as Craigslist.org, NextDoor.com, YardSales.com or post flyers on community bulletin boards. Please note that posting signage on poles and other city property is not allowed, but residents may post a sign on their own property.

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