Coming Up: World’s Longest Yard Sale 2022 in Gadsden

World's Longest Yard Sale 2022 in Gadsden

Road trip! It’s time to make your plans for the World’s Longest Yard Sale 2022 in Gadsden happening August 4th-7th from 7 a.m. to 8 p.m. daily!

The 35th Anniversary of the 127 Yard Sale

This exciting annual event is also known as the 127 Yard Sale—and this year marks its 35th.

If you think we mean “longest” because of the number of days, think again! The World’s Longest Yard Sale is actually 690 miles long.

In fact, it stretches across six states and has more than 2,200 vendors as of now! For those of us in Alabama, the yard sale starts at Noccalula Falls Park in Gadsden.

Currently, there are 25 participating vendors at the Gadsden stop. And that is just the beginning of your treasure hunt!

Shop your way through Alabama, Georgia, Tennessee, Kentucky, Ohio and Michigan. The final stop for those traveling north for the World’s Longest Yard Sale is Addison, Michigan.

Most of the route follows Highway 127. However, the route changes in our neck of the woods.

More about the World’s Longest Yard Sale

The World’s Longest Yard Sale 2022 in Gadsden actual follows Lookout Mountain Parkway up to Lookout Mountain, Georgia. From there, the stops pick up along Highway 127.

When it comes to 127 Yard Sale stops, vendors set up in any open space along the way. Yards, churches, fair grounds and official flea markets are just a few examples.

A good starting point for finding out more about vendors is with Major Vendors Stops.

One-stop shop for yard sale info

The 127 Yard Sale’s website is a treasure trove of information.

From helping you browse for lodging to the interactive route map (and printable map!) to a packing checklist, it’s literally the World’s Longest Yard Sale’s first stop!

With just 26 days until picking time, stay connected on Facebook, Twitter and Instagram.


Did you know Summer Waters Apartment Homes is less than five miles from Noccalula Falls Park? We are! Find out more about the Noccalula Falls from our local spotlight featuring it. For more about Gadsden in general, keep exploring our other blogs!