Union County Farmers Market

Trash & Treasure Yard Sale Now Open
every Friday (except May 11) thru October
7:30am - 1:00pm

Trash & Treasure Yard Sale

148 Old Smokey Road
Blairsville, GA 30512
(Turn off 515 at Home Depot, first road on right)

Contact Persons:

Mickey Cummings, Market Manager
Kristy Peney, Asst. Market Manager

Phone Number:

(706) 439-6043


Trash & Treasure Hours:

Fridays 7:30 a.m. – 1:00 p.m.
April 20th thru Oct 26th, 2018 (except May 11, 2018)
  • Please Note:  NO Trash & Treasure Yard Sale May 11, 2018

Trash & Treasure Policies:

1. Trash & Treasures (T&T) will be open to consumers between the hours of 7:30 am and 1:00 pm each Friday at the Union County Farmers Market, rain or shine.
2. T&T will be open to vendors to set up beginning at 6:30 each Friday. Each vendor must be packed and exited from the market by 2:00 pm.
3. There are 84 stalls available for rent each week.  Stalls are available on a first come first serve basis unless rented monthly.  Stalls reserved by a non-profit group are designated by an orange cone.
4. Vendors are responsible for clean-up of their stall before exiting the market. Please do not use nails or screws on the poles. A good alternative is to use bungee straps. Do not leave articles of any kind in a stall overnight.  No overnight camping is permitted.
5. Stall rental is $15 per day. Stalls are 10 X 18 feet. Fees may be paid by cash or check.
6. Each vendor is responsible for their own tables, setting up and displays.
7. Each vendor should bring their own vending money to make change for their customers.
8. All vendors are expected to conduct themselves in a courteous and respectful manner in dealing with customers and other vendors. No “hawking” of products, distraction of customers from another vendor’s booth, or disparaging remarks about another vendor’s goods will be tolerated. Vendors shall not participate in arguments or make threatening remarks toward other vendors or customers. Vendors will not be allowed to solicit for political or religious purposes.
9. No pets are allowed under the buildings of the Farmers Market.
10. No smoking is allowed under the buildings of the Farmers Market.
11. Electricity is supplied at every other booth in buildings A & B. Electricity is supplied at each booth in building C.
12. Items allowed for sale include gently used items from one’s household, flea market items, antiques, and crafts. Items which cannot be sold include any food items (i.e. produce, jams and jellies, canned goods, baked goods etc).  Plants may be sold but require a live plant license from the Georgia Dept. of Agriculture to be displayed at all times.
13. Any long firearms presented for sale must be zip tied through the breech and must be unloaded. Pistol sales are not allowed.
14. Non-profits may sell food items, crafts and yard sale items at T&T. The non-profit organization should call the Market Manager at 706-439-6043 or email the Farmers Market at to reserve a stall for a particular date.
15. The Union County Farmers Market is not responsible for items stolen or damaged by individuals coming to T&T.

Union County will be accepting applications for the position of Communication Officer to work at the E-911 Center. Georgia Basic Communications Officer Certification is preferred but not required to apply. Applicants must be able to work 12 hour shifts including nights and weekends as required. Applications are available 8 a.m. – 4 p.m. Monday – Friday at the Union County E-911 Center at 76 Hunt Martin St Suite D Blairsville, GA 30512. Contact number 706-439-6056. This position is open until filled. Successful applicant must be able to pass a background investigation, drug/alcohol test, and a pre-employment assessment. Full time and part time positions are available offering comparable wages and full time positions offer full benefits. Union County is an equal opportunity employer.