Garage Sales

Regular Garage Sale Permits

In order to host a garage sale in the City of Choctaw, you must fill out and pay for a Garage Sale Permit application (PDF) prior to the sale.  You may do this at the Permits desk in City Hall, located at 2500 N Choctaw Road.

Permit Information

  • The price of a garage sale permit is $10 and includes three signs.
  • If you need additional signs, they can be purchased individually.
  • You may not post any garage sale signs other than the signs provided by City Hall.
  • If you live outside of City limits, you do not need a permit, however, only City-issued signs are allowed to be posted within City limits. Again, these can be purchased individually by anyone.
  • Permits purchased by noon on Thursday will be posted on the website for the upcoming weekend.

City-Wide Garage Sale Saturday

  • City-Wide Garage Sale Saturday is held annually on the first Saturday in May in Choctaw.
  • Garage sales held on City-Wide Garage Sale Saturday are free, no permit required.
  • To register for this event, you will need to submit a City Wide Garage Sale application (PDF) to City Hall by the Wednesday prior to the event.
  • Sales registered will be on the map prepared for buyers.
  • The map is available online and/or can be picked up at City Hall on the Friday before the event date.
  • If participating in the City-wide garage sale, you may place a homemade sign in your yard.
  • Any other signs posted must be official City-issued garage sale signs, which can be purchased at City Hall.

If you wish to extend your sale beyond the single day, you must buy a permit and pay $3 for each extra day desired (price includes a sign for each extra day paid for). For the City-Wide Garage Sale Saturday event, the City will prepare a map of all garage sales addresses registered with the City. The map will be available online and at City Hall on the Friday before the event.  

City-Wide Garage Sale permit application (PDF)

Additional Information

Any further questions, please contact our Permits Department at 405-390-2999. Garage Sales are not posted on the website from November through February.