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Is October too late for a yard sale?

My husband had back surgery, so ALL of our summer plans went out the window. I want to have a yard sale...especially since I've been stockpiling a mountain of stuff to sell all year and we have to do SOMETHING with it. I just don't want to wait too long or it's too cold for people to want to come buy! :( What do you think?

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Asked by boomamma at 10:33 AM on Oct. 1, 2009 in Shopping

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  • I think if you get a weekend with nice weather, people will love to stop for one last yard sale of the year.

    Answer by riotgrrl at 10:34 AM on Oct. 1, 2009

  • perfect time for a yard sale! "end of the year sale" the weather is cool, yes, but it's not mitten weather ya know? it feels great outside and a yard sale is a great excuse to be outside and find some great deals!

    Answer by Owl_Feather at 10:34 AM on Oct. 1, 2009

  • IDK where I live there are garage sales all year round.

    Answer by colesmommy2009 at 10:35 AM on Oct. 1, 2009

  • No it's fine to have them in OCT.

    Answer by MommaRox4683 at 10:35 AM on Oct. 1, 2009

  • Go for it. You'll have less competition than in the summer.

    Answer by SWasson at 10:38 AM on Oct. 1, 2009

  • heck no!, i'd go in the middle of December.

    Answer by Anonymous at 10:46 AM on Oct. 1, 2009

  • I think it is GREAT! I love the fall weather and any excuse to get out in it is wonderful! Have fun and make lots of money!!!!

    Answer by Rebecca727 at 10:53 AM on Oct. 1, 2009

  • Its never too late for a yard sale!

    Answer by Got2LoveMe001 at 11:39 AM on Oct. 1, 2009

  • I have been wondering the same thing.....In Minnesota it's hard to predict the outcome of each day. July was cold and September was hot. Go figure! lol

    Answer by wheresthewayout at 11:56 AM on Oct. 3, 2009

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