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#1 cootertom OFFLINE  

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Posted August 04, 2015 - 07:08 AM

Anybody going on it this year? It's suppose to start Thursday but always seems to really start on Tuesday. I went Monday and found a small amount of items but really not that much. I started last year on Tues. and bought quite a lot of stuff on Tuesday and Weds. and didn't go back after that. Missed most of the crazies like that.


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Posted August 04, 2015 - 07:31 AM

Here in Iowa there is a White Pole Road yard sale that runs from the Capitol of Des Moines, half way across the state to near Council Bluffs following Hwy 6.  Yearly event runs for 3 - 5 days, depends on how long one want to set up.  It was last month one weekend.  So don't know if yours is that long or not  but this one is not short my any means.


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Posted August 04, 2015 - 07:38 AM

Hwy 127 sale is 690 miles long.



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Posted August 04, 2015 - 08:15 AM

The route 40 yard sale is 800 miles long

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Posted August 04, 2015 - 08:46 AM

We have a yard sale like that here on PEI, but only 72 miles.  Its held in September.  3 days, I think.  Noel



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Posted August 04, 2015 - 03:57 PM

Hwy 127 sale is 690 miles long.

Is 127 just 20 mins from your house to? 


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Posted August 04, 2015 - 04:35 PM

It's starts about 30 minutes from my house.



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Posted August 04, 2015 - 05:04 PM

Hwy 127 sale is 690 miles long.


I think it has grown quite a bit. It originally ended in Covington KY. But now people have stretched it all the way up into MI. I live about 100 yards off of 127. I drove it south as far as Frankfort KY one time. Seems anything that was any good was way over priced. And had to look through a lot of junk to find anything. Its fun if you have nothing better to do I guess. I doubt I will fool with it this
year.

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Posted August 04, 2015 - 06:28 PM

Having a yard sale this Sat if anyone wants to make the trip......lol


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Posted August 06, 2015 - 05:30 PM

Having a yard sale this Sat if anyone wants to make the trip......lol

Watch for the Red Dodge to pull up! LOL!






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