The Marietta History Center (MHC) is once again pleased to be a part of the Dixie Highway Yard Sale. This event goes from Marietta all the way to the Georgia-Tennessee State Line. The Marietta History Center will participate during the entire three-day event. The museum will have a great selection of furniture, militaria, books, housewares and more just waiting for you!
The MHC’s Yard Sale will be held from Thursday, June 2nd through Saturday, June 4th from 10am to 4pm. All proceeds from this event go towards the care and preservation of the MHC’s permanent collection.
The Dixie Highway Yard Sale is a FREE event and is held in the 1st Floor Virginia Tumlin Community Room. The galleries and exhibits will be open from 10am to 4pm with regular admission of $7 for adults, $5 for seniors (55 and older) and students, Children 5 and under and Museum Members are Free. For more information about any and all MHC’s events, please contact us at 770-794-5710 or check out our website www.MariettaHistory.org.
When: Thursday through Saturday, June 2nd, 3rd, and 4th from 10am to 4pm
Where: Marietta History Center, 1 Depot Street, Marietta, GA 30060
Cost: Free for the Yard Sale. To visit the galleries and exhibits, regular admission is required.
The annual mega-yard sale known as the Dixie Highway Yardsale takes place the first weekend in June and begins at 8am on each day. The yard sale is open each day from 8 to 5 and runs from Ringgold south to Kennesaw and ends in Marietta. In all, 13 communities are participating in the event, and an official line of souvenirs will be available at visitor centers and chambers of commerce along the Highway. In addition to the yard sale, there will be many activities and attractions available in each town along the way. Look for yard sales that have the official Dixie Highway yard sale sign.
Please note that this event takes place on the two lane Dixie Highway, also known as “Old 41” and is a completely different road than the four lane new Highway 41.
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