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CENTRAL  LOCATION  FOR  VENDOR  SET-UP new1

The list of central locations and contact information for each town is available here in a printed list.

Towns each have their own group of coordinators and volunteers.  Click here for a list.

Common Vendor Set-up Questions (click ? for answers)

How do I register my sale?

YOUR SALE CAN BE REGISTERED IN 5 EASY STEPS …..

AREA VENDORS…… (See definition below)

  1. Decide the address where you will hold your sale.  Out-of-Area vendors must arrangements for setting up before Registering. Multi Vendor sites listed on www.junkjaunt.com.
  2. Vendor Registration forms are available at local business, from your town coordinator OR download a printable Vendor Registration from the Junk Jaunt® website.
  3. Complete the Vendor Registration form .  NOTE:  If you use more than 15 WORDS to list your sale items, it will cost more.   Incomplete registrations cause delays & may miss the deadline.
  4. Mail the completed Registration form to the address provided on the form.
  5. All Vendor Registrations must be postmarked by August 1 and received in the Ord office by AUGUST 7th, to be printed in the Junk Jaunt® Shopper Guide. Incomplete or late forms will not be printed.

Registrations postmarked after the DEADLINE will receive official signs as proof of Registration, but may not appear in the Shopper Guide.

new3 backward_2DOWNLOAD A VENDOR REGISTRATION FORM

NOW — Start cleaning out the garage, the closet, the garage, or the barn.

OUT OF AREA VENDORS ……. (See definition below)

  1. On the Junk Jaunt® area map, a town in which you would like to set up your sale.
  2. If that town is participating in this years JUNK JAUNT® it will have a listing for ….
    1. A central location for vendors, such as the community center or the fair grounds.
    2. Contact information for for space rental and pricing.
  3. Don’t assume they will have space to rent. Ask …..
    1. For permission to set-up your sale in that town
    2. The fee charged for space rental (a possible fee for utilities & rent of buildings or grounds)
  4. Once you have established a place for your sale, complete a Vendor Registration form and attach the “Out of Area” fees.
  5. Stick it in the mail. ALL REGISTRATIONS MUST BE POSTMARKED by AUGUST 1st 2017, and in OUR OFFICE BY AUGUST 7th.

Registrations postmarked after the DEADLINE will receive official signs as proof of Registration, but may not appear in the Shopper Guide.

NOTE: You must set up your sale within the Official JUNK JAUNT® area to have a Vendor Listing in the JUNK JAUNT® Shopper Guide.

REMEMBER: It is illegal to advertise any sale using the JUNK JAUNT® name unless you are a registered vendor.

DEFINITION OF “AREA” AND “OUT -OF- AREA” VENDORS……

AREA VENDOR: Any person who legally resides within the Nebraska counties of : Blaine, Loup, Garfield, Wheeler, Greeley, Valley, Custer, Sherman, Howard, plus the portion of Hall County north of Interstate 80 and the portion of Buffalo County that includes the Hwy 2 town of Ravenna, NE.

OUT -OF- AREA VENDOR: Any person who legally resides outside the Nebraska counties listed above.

What are the benefits of Registering my sale?

THERE ARE NUMEROUS BENEFITS FOR REGISTERING YOUR SALE.

  1. Your sale will be listed in the Official JUNK JAUNT® SHOPPER GUIDE where 15-20,000 people from 34 states will read your sale ad.
  2. You pay the small, affordable, Registration Fee and we do your advertising for you.
  3. You will be assigned a VENDOR NUMBER. That number will be placed beside your listing AND on the town map….at the address you give us.
  4. All Registered Vendors will receive TWO (2) professionally pre-printed, bright colored, JUNK JAUNT® VENDOR SIGNS…to display at your sale or business.
  5. All Registration Fees are used to purchase over $15,000 in nationwide advertising.
  6. The satisfaction that you have supported Nebraska’s JUNK JAUNT® in it’s efforts to bring customers to the area.
  7. You have paid your “fair share” are not taking advantage of your neighbors or the local citizens.

ADVERTISING BENEFITS:

  • All Vendor Registration Fees are pooled and spent to purchase JUNK JAUNT® ads.
  • JUNK JAUNT® ads and news stories are purchased in national publications, such as AAA magazine, 4 antique magazines, multi-state newspapers.
  • Ads and news stories are also placed local & Nebraska newspapers, magazines, TV and radio stations.
  • Over 80,000 JUNK JAUNT® brochures are printed and distributed to 20 plus states each year.

ALL REGISTRATIONS MUST BE POSTMARKED by AUGUST 1st 2017, and in OUR OFFICE BY AUGUST 7th.

Download a printable Vendor Registration with complete rules and information.

Need a place to set up your sale?

WE CAN HELP YOU FIND A PLACE.

Vendors are encouraged, but not obligated, to set up their sales in 1 or 2 central locations in each town for convenient, ‘One Stop Shopping.’

Some town have central locations while others do not. Each town is free to organize themselves in the manner that works best for them.

You may find several vendors at the community center, the fair grounds or perhaps downtown sidewalk sales or a business in the country who elects to hold their sale at their own location.

Each town will have a few scattered garage sales.

The list of central locations and contact information for each town is available here as a printable list.

In the meantime, call 308-346-5151 for general information.