Jim Thorpe, PA hosts the 9th Annual Merchants and Neighbors Sidewalk Sale! If you are looking for a great bargain, a fun shopping experience, or love to find hidden treasures, then come to Jim Thorpe’s historic Downtown District Saturday July 11 and Sunday, July 12, noon until five, rain or shine.
Make a day of it – we suggest that visitors simply park behind the train station visitors center and stroll our tree-lined shaded streets that are steeped in history and local color. Walk from the Train Station, past Hazard Square and head up roadway to the Old Jail on West Broadway. Be sure to include Race Street and Opera House Square as well, and you’ll discover over 45 vendor tables or sites.
This two-day sale extravaganza is a bargain shoppers’ and junkaholics’ paradise, with merchants and neighbors filling their front sidewalks, driveways, porches, and side alleys with cool stuff household items, stuff from their attics, garages and basements to include antiques and collectibles, baked goodies, clothes, toys and small appliances with tons of treasures not to be missed. Early holiday shoppers and bargain hunters most welcome!
Along with the sidewalk sales, many of the downtown merchants will have special inventory reductions available this weekend. Come for the day, stay for the weekend! Our eateries, galleries, shops and accommodations are open as well (see the Jim Thorpe town website for info).