United States Forums

Post New Topic

Recent Activity

  • How do you plan your trips?
  • Please help us learn by participating in a brief survey.
View all United States activity »
  1. 1 Inexpensive NYC Meals 2.0
  2. 2 Maui Bed and Breakfast
  3. 3 What type of hire car for Nat Parks in UT, AZ
  4. 4 Sonoma
  5. 5 Northwest Passage
  6. 6 Middle aged and overweight - can I hike
  7. 7 Fodor's Travel QA Test_20170428141326
  8. 8 ONLY 2 DAYS IN WILLIAMSBURG
  9. 9 Alaska cruise
  10. 10 Spur of the moment Chicago advice.
  11. 11 Family Colorado Road Trip
  12. 12 Fodor's Walt Disney World 2017 travel guide
  13. 13 Trip Report Kauai - wow, just WOW!!!
  14. 14 Colorado Forest Die Off - How Awful Is It? Should We Visit Elsewhere?
  15. 15 101 closure
  16. 16 North Rim, Page, Bryce & Zion Advice
  17. 17 Springfield, IL to Louisville, KY best route
  18. 18 Lowkey, waterfront, natural area for winter months--no high rises
  19. 19 Seattle and Vancouver/Victoria
  20. 20 Cruise to Alaska. Ports- Juneau, Sitka, Ketchikan, Victoria
  21. 21 fairfeld inn or Hampton inn
  22. 22 NE Itinerary - Thoughts?
  23. 23 Trip Report Trip Report 2012 : 11 wonderful days in Alaska
  24. 24 Gate1 8 Day Grand Canyon tour review/ Comments
  25. 25 New Orleans
View next 25 » Back to the top

World's Longest Yard Sale - don't go!

Jump to last reply

My husband and I just returned from the "World's Longest Yard Sale" after seeing it on HGTV this year. Well, we researched the event as much as we could (on the internet) - made hotel reservations - a must! BUT, had no idea that there would be so much awful junk to paw through. (We have better things in our own garage!)

Anyway, we had flown from Southern California to Cincinatti and then drove the entire sale south from there. Often this is referred to as the 127 Sale. Because it is mostly on route 127 that goes through all of these states (we skipped Ohio). I guess it would be easier if you lived closer to the sale, we did meet a couple that drove from Colorado who were very disapponted like us.

It lasts from the first Thursday of August each year and goes through Sunday. It was a nice way to see the states we had never been to, but if you're looking for a "deal" - look at Ebay, much cheaper!

89 Replies |Back to top

Sign in to comment.

Advertisement