Polka Tot, CNY's premier children’s consignment event, brings you the fastest, easiest, safest and most fun way to sell and buy gently used and new children's items.
This family-owned one-stop pop-up event is held three times per year in the Syracuse, NY area. Shop more than 80,000 incredible items from thousands of local families. Sell to over 5,000 shoppers in four days. Consignors earn up to 70% of their sales (netting dozens of consignors over $1000 at each event) and get to shop first.
Sales are held 3 times a year
ways to sell
Earn the most cash on your items by consigning yourself. No time to consign? Want the stuff gone now? Polka Tot has you covered!
WE BUY SELECT ITEMS when you are ready to clear out. Right now we are paying top dollar for the following brands (but that's not all we buy): 4Moms, BOB, American Girl, Lego, Baby Jogger/City Mini, Pottery Barn, Step2, Little Tikes, Radio Flyer, KidKraft, Ikea. The Polka Tot buying service does not accept clothing or shoes (you are, however, always welcome to consign these items).
Register to consign or email us for details on our buying service.
Oh, and no matter how you sell to us, you get to shop the consignor presale at our next event!
Earn the most (up to 70% of your sales). Prep, tag and deliver your items to the sale site. You may consign good condition children's seasonal clothing, shoes, toys, baby gear, books, puzzles, games, furniture, sports equipment and more!
Earn $ - no work. Polka Tot will buy your children's items (limited items) on the spot at our buying events. We buy toys, baby gear, sports equipment and children's furniture. Polka Tot’ does not buy clothing or shoes - these items may be consigned.
pop-up Mega sales
Polka Tot Children’s Consignment Sale brings you an incredible place to sell your family’s outgrown children’s items and fill your closets and toy room with new to you quality items at a fraction of retail costs. Polka Tot is a locally mom-owned business in Syracuse, NY.
Sell and buy the safe, easy and fast way with Polka Tot, Central New York's premier children's consignment sale event. Consignors earn up to 70% of their sales, netting many consignors over $1,000 at each event.
AUGUST 2019 sale schedule
FALL/WINTER MEGA SALE - AUGUST 8-11, 2019
UHaul Plaza, 8015 Oswego Rd./Rt. 57, Liverpool, NY 13090
The Polka Tot Fall/Winter Mega Sale is your very best opportunity to clear out and cash in before school starts! Consignors earn up to 70% of their sales. Our consignors earn an average of $350 with many earning over $1000! Sell. Shop. Save. SMART.
The August event accepts fall and winter clothing and shoes, fall and winter outerwear, toys, baby gear, sports equipment, outdoor toys, nursery items, children’s furniture, decor and more.
On or before May 1: Consignor registration opens (earlier for previous consignors)!
July 8: Tickets for the Presale 5-7 p.m. August 8 go on sale online at 8;30 a.m. All proceeds from ticket sales will benefit the NICU at Crouse Health. Tickets are $10 each and are admit one. Children under 12 do not need a ticket. Tickets can be purchased online (CLICK HERE FOR TICKETS) beginning at 8:30 a.m. July 8. Tickets typically sell out quickly.
August 1: Tickets for the 1st Time Parents Presale event (August 8 from 7-8:30 p.m.) are available August 1 at 7 p.m. Tickets are free, sponsored by TBA, for new parents and a guest (spouse, new grandparent). Polka Tot defines first time parent as currently pregnant, pending adoption or foster placement of an infant for the first time or whose first baby is under four months old. Tickets are admit one (up to two may be claimed) and available online beginning at 7 p.m August 1 (CLICK HERE FOR TICKETS) and are expected to go quickly.
August 6&7: Item drop off for registered consignors, by appointment. Please see the consignor agreement during registration for new drop off/inspection information.
August 8: Consignor presale 1-5 p.m. for consignors who are volunteering & 3-5 p.m. for non-volunteering consignors. Must be an active consignor, meeting the minimum requirement (25 items or $100 value, but most sell much more!) and have pass to enter. Passes are distributed at drop off appointments are admit one and are non-transferable.
August 8: 5-7 p.m.: ticketed presale event. See above for purchasing details. Ticket proceeds benefit the NICU at Crouse Health.
August 8: 7-8:30 p.m.: New Parents Presale (must have ticket to attend). Tickets sponsored by TBD. See above for ticket details.
August 9: 9 am-6pm OPEN TO THE PUBLIC!
August 10: 9 am-5 pm Open to the public with additional inventory added.
August 11: 9 am-2 pm Open to the public with many remaining items 50% off.
Unsold item & check pick-up: August 11 7:30-8:30 p.m. or August 12 9:30-10:30 am. Checks not picked up will be mailed within 10 business days.