Garage Sales Garage Sales are any sale open to the public located on a residential property for the purpose of disposing of personal property. Frequently Asked Questions Do I need a permit for a garage sale? No permit is required to hold a garage sale. What are the rules and regulations for garage sales? Garage sales are allowed for up to three consecutive days and no more than three times per calendar year at the same location. Garages sales are allowed from 9:00 AM until sunset each day. The public sidewalk and public right-of-way must be kept free and clear of any merchandise for sale. Signs advertising garage sales are not allowed to be placed in the public right-of-way. Any signs found located in the right-of-way will be removed.