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About The 2024 Sale

Preview Sale 
January 28, 2024  |  10:00 AM - 3:00 PM

Admission: $40.00  AVAILABLE ONLINE STARTING DECEMBER 15, 2023 at 8:00 AM

Public Shopping Days
January 31-February 3; February 7-10, 14-17, 19, 22-24, 2024  |  10:00 AM - 2:00 PM

Admission: $5.00 per day  AVAILABLE ONLINE STARTING DECEMBER 20, 2023 at 8:00 AM

Blow Out Sale

March 2-3, 2024  |  10:00 AM - 3:00 PM

Admission: FREE! but tickets required 


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Note: There will be a 10% surcharge on purchases during Public Shopping Days.

New at the 2024 White Elephant Sale:

  • Ticketless entry: No ticket? No problem! As space allows, each Public Shopping Day we will admit walk-ins after 11 am, after we admit all those with tickets. Walk-in shoppers pay the $5 per day admission fee at the door.

  • Free shopping hours: As space allows, shoppers may enter the warehouse on Public Shopping  Days at 1 pm for free to shop until we close at 2 pm.

  • Bring the kids: Children over 12 are welcome during the Public Shopping Days with a $5 per day admission fee.

  • Children of all ages are welcome at the free March Blow Out Sale. We cannot, however, accommodate strollers in the warehouse.

About the Sale

​The White Elephant Sale has almost 20 departments in a warehouse nearly twice the size of a football field. There is absolutely something for everyone of any age, from bassinets to bicycles, fur coats to garden flamingos, paper clips to handmade pottery, sterling silver trays to top brand sewing machines. We’ve been collecting donations all year and now it’s time for you to come shop for them.


The Preview Sale is a ticketed event for shoppers to get early access to the merchandise.

Public Shopping Days give shoppers a chance to shop for $5 per day; many come multiple times since volunteers continuously add new-to-you merchandise throughout the warehouse. The truck will be picking up donations every Public Shopping Day to ensure that new items will constantly be coming in. Note that there will be a 10% surcharge on purchases during Public Shopping Days.


The Blow Out Sale is two FREE days of warehouse shopping for everyone who loves a bargain.

The White Elephant Sale benefits the Oakland Museum of California.


Learn More About the White Elephant Sale 

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