April 18-19, 2014

"Communities all along U.S. Highway 80 are rich in culture, heritage, and hospitality. During the Historic U.S. 80 HiWay Sale (Formerly known as the World's Widest Yard Sale), Alabama can share one of its best-kept secrets. We welcome everyone to visit these unique towns and meet the wonderful people who live there. Whether you’re from another part of the state or another part of the country, we think you’ll enjoy discovering this region while making new memories along the way."

Robert Bentley, Governor

Please Drive Safely!

This back roads tour provides visitors with two fun-filled days of adventure, combining their love of treasure hunting with the many historical and cultural amenities found along the route.

Tips for a successful visit

Welcome to the Historic U.S. 80 HiWay Sale

(Formerly known as the World’s Widest Yard Sale)

Organized by the Alabama Rural Development Office/Black Belt Commission’s Marketing and Tourism Committee two years ago, this sale becomes a part of the Historic U.S. 80 HiWay Sale that’s been in existence for the past twenty-five years.  Alabama has joined the states of Mississippi, Georgia, Louisiana and Texas to provide visitors with two fun-filled days of adventure, which combines their love of treasure hunting  with the many historical and cultural amenities found along the route.

Visit our “Eat Play Shop Stay” page for dining & lodging

This 2-day event will take place April 18-19, 2014.