EAST CHICAGO | The fifth International Garage Sale, Antique Show and Family Bazaar in East Chicago is Saturday.
The event, funded by Foundations of East Chicago, will be from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. Thousands of items will be on sale and there will be food available at various sale locations.
In 2011, Neighborhoods Inc. reported more than 200 households and four churches participated. One participating church earned more than $1,500 and the revenue for all participants totaled to more than $31,000 according to Neighborhoods Inc.
Maps of the citywide sale will be available starting today at Neighborhoods Inc., 6340 Kennedy Ave., in Hammond. Individuals can call (219) 844-1876 to get a faxed or emailed copy of the map.
On the day of the event, sale-goers can pick up maps at American Legion Post 369, 1401 W. Chicago Ave., East Chicago.