Press Release

Monday, February 3, 2014
White Elephant Sale Accepting Donations for March 1–2 Sale
Last Donation Day is February 17
Sale Proceeds Benefit Oakland Museum of California

(Oakland, CA) February 3, 2014Northern California’s biggest and best rummage sale, the 55th annual White Elephant Sale held on Saturday, March 1 and Sunday, March 2, 2014, seeks donations. During February, donations of gently used, good quality items can be dropped off at the warehouse site at 333 Lancaster Street in Oakland.

Donations may be dropped off Tuesdays through Saturdays through February 15 (Closed Sundays and Mondays) and also on Monday, February 17. Donation hours are 10 am–1 pm. Free van pick up is also available by calling 510-839-5919. The last public donation day is February 17. Visit WhiteElephantSale.org or call 510-536-6800 for additional information on donating.

Organized and presented by the Oakland Museum Women’s Board, the White Elephant Sale will take place on Saturday, March 1 and Sunday, March 2. Hours are 10 am to 4 pm both days and admission is free. Shoppers are advised to arrive early, wear comfortable shoes, and use the free shuttle service from the Fruitvale BART to the Sale warehouse.

Held in a 96,000-square-foot warehouse at 333 Lancaster Street, near the Oakland Estuary, the legendary White Elephant Sale has something for everyone, featuring an extensive offering of quality used men’s, women’s, and children’s clothing, jewelry, books, tools, furniture, household goods, sporting equipment, and more. Made possible by donations from the public, Sale proceeds benefit the Oakland Museum of California.

Calendar Editors Please List:
WHITE ELEPHANT SALE: Saturday, March 1 & Sunday, March 2
WHAT: Shop till you drop at the 2014 White Elephant Sale
WHEN: Saturday, March 1 & Sunday, March 2, 2014, 10 am–4 pm
WHERE: 333 Lancaster St. (at Glascock), in Oakland, near the Fruitvale BART
COST: Free. Children under 12 must be accompanied by an adult at all times.

For complete details, visit the White Elephant Sale website at WhiteElephantSale.org or call 510-536-6800.