I Break for Yard Sales (Across the Southern States)

Historic US 80 Hi-Way Sale Dates and Hours

  • Third weekends of April and October each year
  • Friday through Sunday, except when the sale falls on a holiday
  • 2017 Fall dates: October 20, 21 and 22
  • 2018 Spring dates: April 20, 21 and 22
  • Hours vary, but typically vendors are operating by 8 a.m. and operate until the evening

Shoppers are encouraged to stop and enjoy local cuisine, flea markets, and community events along the way. Check the Chamber of Commerce website in each individual state for more information on the sale and affiliated activities.

411 sale

The Route

  • More than 250 miles along U.S. Highway 411
  • Leeds, Alabama to Knoxville, Tennessee, with stops in Cave Spring, Georgia

Dates and Times

  • Held annually at the end of September / first of October
  • Wednesday through Saturday

    Gabby sets up on April 20-22, 2018

  • Be on the Lookout for “GABBY” at the 411 sales in Tabs storage in Centre, Alabama, 35960 and  Leesburg, Alabama. She has name brand clothing and quality merchandise for real bargains.  Appliances, pictures, furniture.

  • Tell her that her sister Kat sent you.

    31W Treasure Hunt / Yard Sale

  • Historic Highway 31 W began as a buffalo trail before becoming Kentucky’s first paved highway. Today, it’s the home of the 31W Treasure Hunt / Yard Sale.
  • The annual highway yard sale takes place each September. It spans approximately 150 miles of the historic highway, from Louisville, Kentucky to Nashville, Tennessee.
  • Antique Alley Texas – Cleyburne to Maypearl
  • Antique Alley Texas may not be the biggest or longest antique and yard sale trail on the list, but it’s definitely one of the most exciting.
  • In addition to lots of yard sale fare, you’ll spot vintage clothing and home decor, antiques, collectibles, and community events along the route. There’s a reason it’s sometimes called “Little Round Top.”
  • Antique Alley Texas takes place: May 17th thru 20th, 2018
  • and September.
  • Benton County Bargain Highway in West Tennessee
  • Looking for something to do over Labor Day weekend? Shop the Benton County Bargain Highway.
  • Started in 1998, the Benton County Bargain Highway usually has between 150 and 200 participating yard sales along its 30-mile route. The annual event takes place in Tennessee’s Benton County.
  • Highway 61 Yard Sale
  • Shop more than 60 miles and up to 300 sales each year at the Highway 61 Yard Sale in Missouri.
  • The highway yard sale route runs from Jackson to Bloomsdale. It always takes place in late August or early September, on the Friday and Saturday before Labor Day.
  • Kan-Okla 100+ Mile Highway Sale
  • Treasure hunt in two states at the Kan-Okla 100+ Mile Highway Sale.
  • The annual event takes place each September in numerous participating towns in Kansas and Oklahoma.
  • Highway 54 Yard Sale – Western Kentucky
  • Western Kentucky’s Highway 54 Yard Sale gives you two chances to treasure hunt each year. The fall event always takes place on the third weekend of September.
  • The 50-mile highway yard sale route runs from Owensboro to Leitchfield.
  • Highway 60 Yard Sale
  • The annual Highway 60 Yard Sale in Western Kentucky takes place each fall, typically in late September or early October. The event includes eight counties and approximately 200 miles of sales.
  • Highway 75 King of Trails Market Day in Minnesota – Luverne to Hallock
  • Western Minnesota’s King of Trails Market Day features antiques, vintage goods, and lots of yard sale bargains along its 400-mile route.
  • The highway yard sale always takes place on the second Saturday of September.
  • Hwy 411 Yard Sale – Leeds, Alabama to Knoxville, Tennessee
  • Bargain huntacross three states during the Hwy 411 Yard Sale.
  • The Hwy 411 Yard Sale takes place in late September and early October of each year. The route spans more than 250 miles. If you start in Alabama, you can finish the weekend in the Smoky Mountain area of Tennessee.
  • Roller Coaster Yard Sale – Kentucky and Tennessee
  • Enjoy an autumn weekend twisting along the 150-mile route of the Roller Coaster Yard Sale in Kentucky and Tennessee.
  • The annual highway yard sale takes place each fall, at the end of September or beginning of October. The scenery is nearly as exciting as the treasures you’re sure to find.
  • S. Highway 36 Treasure Hunt
  • The U.S. Highway 36 Treasure Hunt features yard sales all across the state of Kansas, from border to border.
  • The highway yard sale takes place each September. The 400-mile route includes yard sales, flea markets, and community events in participating cities.
  • Warrensburg Garage Sale
  • What’s better than autumn in the Adirondacks? That would be autumn in the Adirondacks during the Warrensburg Garage Sale.
  • The upstate New York event takes place each year at the end of September or early November. In addition to all the great garage sales, expect to see antiques, vintage clothing, crafts, and lots and lots of food.
  • Dates are approximate as found on the internet in various places.Check with Chamber of Commerce for accurate information.
  • yard sale sign

Published by Kat Challis

Kathy Ann (Hughes) Challis Married in 1977 to Robert Challis-Oklahoma - still together Two daughters ages 44y and 40y and six beautiful grandchildren. Live in Texas. I love GOD and live life to its fullest. I am blessed beyond measure. I have family pets that give me a sense of devotion. Writing this blog has been an adventure of internal growth and I hope of interest to you.

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