Community Garage Sale

Community Garage Sale

The City of Des Plaines held its 13th Annual Community Garage Sale in May of 2017.

In 2017, homeowners living in the 60016 zip codes will be invited to showcase items for sale from Friday, May 5 to Sunday, May 7, 2017. Homeowners living in the 60018 zip codes will be invited to do the same from Friday, May 19 to Sunday, May 21, 2017.

Garage Sale permit fees are waived with participation in this popular event, a savings of $5.00.

How to Participate: Register and receive two FREE signs by stopping by  the Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices Starck Real Estate office located at 300 W. Golf Road in Mount Prospect, or call them at 847.255.3900.

Questions: For general questions about the garage sale, please contact the Des Plaines Public Works Department at 847.391.5464. Cost to participate is FREE with registration. Residents may simply display their items neatly for sale on their front lawns or driveways on the appropriate weekend.

Sign Placement: Garage sale signs will only be allowed on private property with permission of the owner.

Garage Sale Dates: For those residents with a 60016 zip code, garage sale items may be displayed May 5 through May 7, 2017. For those residents with a 60018 zip code, garage sale items may be displayed May 19 through May 21, 2017.

Hours: Garage sale items may be displayed between 9:00 A.M. and sunset. All items for sale must be removed from lawns and driveways no later than 8:00 P.M. on Sunday.

For more information, please contact the Public Works and Engineering Department at 847.391.5464.