Garage sale season sweeps SW

Looking to buy? Sell? Chances are, if you live in Southwest, you need not travel far to do either. Southwest neighborhood sales have become popular "destinations" when garage sale season gets hot and heavy. With the help of the neighborhood organizations, what follows is a listing of the garage sales currently planned by SW neighborhoods in the coming months. Included is a contact number if you’d like to take part in a sale in your neighborhood. In case of rain, call the contact number for a rain date.

May 18

Calhoun Area

Residents Action Group (CARAG)

9 a.m.-5 p.m., maps at each sale site.

CARAG is east of Hennepin and west of Lyndale, between Lake and 36th.

822-3330

Linden Hills

8 a.m.-4 p.m.

Linden Hills is located east of France Ave and west of Lake Harriet, between 36th and 47th.

926-9351

May 25

Kenny

9 a.m.-3 p.m.

Kenny is south of 54th St. and north of the Crosstown highway, between Lyndale and Knox.

866-3807 or 392-4477

June 1

Armatage

8 a.m.-4 p.m.

Maps at 5824 Queen S.

Armatage is located south of 54th St. and north of the Crosstown highway, between Logan and Xerxes.

668-3206

East Calhoun Community

Organization (ECCO)

9 a.m.-4 p.m.

Maps at each sale site

ECCO is located west of Hennepin and east of Lake Calhoun, between Lake and 36th.

824-9200

Kingfield

9 a.m.-3 p.m.

Kingfield is located south of 36th St. and north of 46th, between Lyndale and I-35W.

823-5980

Lyndale

9 a.m.-4 p.m.

Painter Park

34th and Lyndale Ave. S.

$10 fee to set up table at central location; sales will also be held at residences (maps at Painter Park).

Lyndale is located south of Lake and north of 36th, between Lyndale and I-35W.

824-9402, ext. 16

June 29

East Harriet

Farmstead

9 a.m.-3 p.m.

Maps at Lyndale Farmstead Park, 3900 Bryant Ave. S.

East Harriet is located south of 36th St. and north of 46th, between Lyndale and Lake.

824-9350

August 3

Lowry Hill East

9 a.m.-4 p.m.

Lowry Hill East is located north of Lake St., between Hennepin and Lyndale.

377-5023

August 18

Stevens Square

Times TBA

Stevens Square/Loring Heights is located north of Franklin Ave. and south of I-94, between Lyndale and I-35W

871-7307

August 31

Kenny (fall sale)

9 a.m.-3 p.m.

Kenny is south of 54th St. and north of the Crosstown highway, between Lyndale and Knox avenues.

866-3807 or 392-4477

September 21

Lynnhurst

Times TBA

Lynnhurst is located south of 46th St. and north of 54th, between Lyndale and Penn.

823-5190