Garage Sale Central

If you would like your garage sale listed on this website, please email the address, dates, hours and a list of items you are selling to LisaF@Vhills.org.

GARAGE SALES:


Vernon Township will be hosting the Community Garage Sale in the west parking lot of the Prairie View Train Station on June 13th from 10:00 to 3:00. The township will be selling 2 spaces for $25.00 in advance of the event. The proceeds from the sale of spaces benefit the Vernon Township Food Pantry Inc. Crafters are welcome to participate.

Over 60 vendors participate to sell their unwanted treasures. Renew Reuse Recycle

For further information please call Vernon Township at (847) 634-4600mor email Nancy@vernontownship.com.

COMMUNITY GARAGE SALES:


NO LISTINGS

To have your garage sale included in the weekly broadcast email, it must be received by close of business on Wednesdays.
HOA's subdivisions wishing to have a community sale are asked to provide a contact person for residents. If a listing of all sales is provided, the village will create a map of all sale locations to be downloaded from the website.

Garage Sale Codes & Signage


Village code prohibits more than three garage sales on the same premises within a calendar year.

Garage Sale Signage


Garage sale signage is enforced, so please read carefully:
  • Permits are not required for garage sales.
  • Signs can not exceed three square feet and are limited to the address, arrows, and the words "Garage/Yard Sale."
  • Signs can be posted for a period of seven days and must be removed by 9 p.m. on the last day.
  • Signs cannot be placed on or in the public right-of-way or any other public property (the grassy area between the sidewalk and curb). If there is no sidewalk it should be at least 15 feet from the curb.
  • Do not place signs on telephone poles, fences, or parked cars. Balloons and streamers are not allowed
  • Do not display your sale items on the public sidewalk, in the street, or on the grassy area between the street and sidewalk
In the event you have placed your signs in the wrong location, the Vernon Hills Police Department or Code Enforcement Officials will remove your signs and you may be subject to a fine. Please feel free to call 367-3700 should you have any further questions or concerns.

Donations to Charitable Organizations


Do you have leftover garage sale items? Consider donating them to one of these charitable organizations:

Charity
Contact
Vietnam Veterans of America
708-371-4418 for pick up
Military Order of the Purple Heart
800-470-5133
The Sports Shed (Sporting Goods for Kids in Need)
847-791-7320
Allendale Association
Emily at 847-245-6260
Catholic Charities of Chicago

St. Mary of Vernon (Gently used household items and furniture)
847-362-1005
National Children's Cancer Society
888-875-4066 for pick up