Press Release

Friday, January 4, 2013
Legendary White Elephant Sale Returns to Oakland March 2 and 3, 2013
Preview Sale Scheduled for Sunday, January 27

(Oakland, CA)—Attracting collectors and bargain hunters alike, the annual White Elephant Sale(WES)—now in its 54th year—returns on March 2 and 3, 2013. Sale hours are 10 am to 4 pm both days, and admission is free. Organized and presented by the Oakland Museum Women’s Board, the Sale benefits the Oakland Museum of California (OMCA).

The Preview Sale, a must for serious shoppers, is Sunday, January 27, 10 am to 4 pm. Tickets are $15 in advance and can be purchased with a mail-in form (download at WhiteElephantSale.org) or at the OMCA Store during regular Museum hours through January 20. Tickets are available at the door on the day of the Preview Sale for $20. Children under 12 are admitted free but must be accompanied by an adult at all times.