City-Wide Yard Sale set for April 12

NEWTON, NC (March 14, 2014)  – Clear out your basements and attics and get ready to sell some of those extra or unwanted items. The Newton Festival and Events Committee will host the City-Wide Yard Sale from 7 a.m. until noon on Saturday, April 12.

Returning to the format of the past, the Festival and Events Committee is encouraging participants to set up yard sales at their own homes. The committee will collect and provide information on participating vendors. The list of vendors and map will be posted on the City of Newton’s website and social media sites. Several local businesses and churches are offering space for yard sale clusters.

In case of rain, the City-Wide Yard Sale will be held on April 19. To include your location on the vendor map or to reserve a space, register by April 1 by contacting the committee at or by calling Chairperson Jessica Setzer at 828-578-0127.