Community Yard Sale set for Oct. 17


Fayette County Parks & Recreation Department’s 15th annual Community Yard Sale is scheduled for Saturday, Oct. 17, 8 a.m.-3 p.m. in the parking lot of the Activities House, 980 Redwine Road in Fayetteville.

The sale is held twice a year (spring and fall), and it is considered a great opportunity for group fundraising. The FCRD will advertise the sale and can have your leftover items picked up for a tax-deductible donation if you choose.

Past sales have attracted hundreds of shoppers from as far as Macon and Marietta.

Booth sizes consists of 2-4 parking spaces per vendor. Cost for Fayette residents is $20 for 2, $30 for 3 and $40 for 4. For non-Fayette residents the cost is $30 for 2, $45 for 3 and $60 for 4. Make checks payable to Fayette County Parks & Recreation Department (or FCRD).

Returning vendors from spring 2015 can use the early signup period Aug. 10-14. General registration is Aug. 17–Sept. 25 (or until sold out). Booths usually sell out well before the deadline.

Register in person 8 a.m.-5 p.m. weekdays at the Activities House (Recreation Office), 980 Redwine Road in Fayetteville or by mail to Fayette County Parks & Recreation Dept. 140 Stonewall Avenue West, Fayetteville, GA 30214.

To register online, visit and use course code 15440 (a convenience fee applies). You must still return the official Yard Sale Registration Form in person, by mail, or by fax to 770-460-1931. The online payment will be sufficient to temporarily reserve your booth for a period of one week until you finalize your reservation by submitting a completed Yard Sale Registration Form to the FCPRD office.