The 2017 Annual Fox Island Garage Sale

Garage SaleThe 2017 Annual Fox Island Garage Sale will take place from 9:00am to 3:00pm on Saturday, September 9, 2017.  The $15 and $25 site fees will help fund FICRA Trust's Citizens' Patrol. Fox Island residents will have the opportunity to display their goods either at their own home, the Nichols Community Center, or the Fox Island Museum on 9th Avenue. A map of all garage sale locations on the island will be available the morning of September 9th at the Alliance Church on Island Boulevard. The maps will cost $2 each, with proceeds going to support the Fox Island Citizens' Patrol.

Important Information

  • The Garage Sale is conducted on behalf of the FICRA Building Trust, a nonprofit 501(c)(3) tax exempt organization.
  • Garage Sale proceeds from the Nichols Community Center (NCC) and Home Site fees will go to the Fox Island Citizens' Patrol. Proceeds from the Fox Island Museum Site (Museum) will go to the Fox Island Historical Society.
  • A special map is prepared with your GPS location allowing buyers to go directly to your site. Your address and items for sale are listed; not your name or other personal information. Maps are sold to the public for $2 each starting at 8:30am on September 9th to benefit the Fox Island Citizens' Patrol.
  • The Museum will have food service. Those serving food are required to comply with all applicable food service regulations as set forth by the Tacoma-Pierce County Health Department.
  • If you have a Garage Sale space at the NCC or Museum, you are responsible for bringing your own tables and chairs.
  • Garage Sale advertising will be online at Craigslist, Facebook & local websites.
  • The application deadline is September 7th.


  • Contact Ray Kittelberger at / 253-549-2195 for information on the NCC Site.
  • Contact Jane Schuelein at 253-549-2723 for information on the Museum Site and Home Sites.

You may complete the official application form and pay online via PayPal, or you may download the form and mail a completed copy (along with your check payable to "FICRA Building Trust") to Fox Island Garage Sale, PO Box 242, Fox Island, WA 98333.