Playhouse Pumpkin Party & Consignment Sale This Friday and Saturday!

The donations and consignors have been pouring into the National Guard Armory this week in preparation for the annual Playhouse Pumpkin Party & Consignment Sale.

“This will be a great chance to start your Christmas shopping with all the great kids’ clothes, furniture, books, household items, antiques, and more” promises Kathy Parham, Playhouse Executive Director.

Those folks wanting first crack at the good stuff will want to check out the Early Bird Sale on Friday, October 15 from 8:30-1:00 and will have to pay a $5 “hunting license” admission fee.

Admission is free for Saturday’s Pumpkin Party. Held from Playhouse Pumpkin Consignment Sale8:30-1:00 Saturday, October 16th at the National Guard Armory in Boone, the Pumpkin Party will be loaded with not-too-scary indoor Halloween fun perfect for little ones, including the always popular air walk, Halloween crafts, and trick or treating.

All rummage and most of the consignment items will go to half-price starting at noon.

Directions to the National Guard Armory

The National Guard Armory is located on Hunting Hills Lane behind a baseball field and diagonally across from the Tot Lot playground.

From 321/221 (South side of town) in front on the Walgreen’s Drug Store turn onto Deerfield Road. Go past the Watauga County Medical Center/Hospital to the bottom of hill. At the traffic light turn left onto State Farm Road. Go two blocks and turn right at the Fire Station No. 2 onto Hunting Hills Lane.

From downtown Boone: follow King Street (421) east, then take a right onto the 105 Extension. At the light near First Citizen’s Bank, take a left onto State Farm Road. Follow State Farm Road until you see Fire Station No. 2 on the corner of Hunting Hills Lane and State Farm Road. Take a left onto State Farm Road.

consignment sale at the Boone nc armoryAbout The Children’s Playhouse

Situated at 400 Tracy Circle near downtown Boone, nonprofit children’s museum The Children’s Playhouse provides children from birth to age eight with an enriching play environment while at the same time offering their parents friendly support in the important job of raising children. Stimulating arts– and science-based programs, enticing play areas and exhibits, and informative parenting resources all support this mission. The Children’s Playhouse is supported in part by Watauga County, the Town of Boone, and the High Country United Way. Call 263-0011 for more information or click to www.goPlayhouse.org. .