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 one-stop pop-up event is held three times per year in the Syracuse, NY area. Shop nearly 80,000 incredible items from thousands of local families. Sell to over 5,000 shoppers in three days. Consignors earn up to 70% of their sales (netting dozens of consignors over $1000 at each event) and get to shop first. No time to consign? Polka Tot will buy your great quality items on the spot during our buying events typically held in October, January, February, & May.
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.
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..
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-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.
November sale schedule
HOLIDAY sale - NOVEMBER 16-18, 2018
ShoppingTown Mall, Erie Blvd,, DeWitt, entrance #1, in the former Dick's Sporting Goods. Consignors will receive directions for drop off directly into the store the week before the event.
The Polka Tot Holiday Sale is your very best opportunity to clear out and cash in before before the Holidays! Consignors earn up to 70% of their sales. Those at our last Holiday event earned an average of $350. Sell. Shop. Save. SMART.
The Holiday sale has a focus on TOY and also accepts our usual array of baby gear, nursery items, toys, books, DVDs, games, puzzles, educational items, outdoor toys, children's furniture, sports equipment, etc. Clothing is limited to December holiday clothes (dressy/themed), holiday pajamas and winter outerwear. Shoes are limited to dress shoes, fashion boots and winter boots.
Sept. 10: Consignor registration opens (earlier for previous consignors)!
October 15: Tickets for the Presale 5-7 p.m. Nov. 15 go on sale today 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 here beginning at 8:30 a.m. Oct. 15. Tickets typically sell out quickly.
November 7: Tickets for the *NEW* 1st Time Parents Presale event are available today at 7 p.m. Tickets are free, sponsored by Syracuse Moms Blog, 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 beginning at 7 p.m Nov. 7 here and are expected to go quickly.
November 13 & 14: Item drop off for registered consignors, by appointment.
November 15: Consignor presale 2 p.m. for consignors who are volunteering & 3:30 p.m. for non-volunteering consignors. Must be an active consignor and have pass to enter. Passes are distributed at drop off appointments are admit one and are non-transferable.
November 15: 5-7 p.m.: ticketed presale event. See October 15 for purchasing details. Ticket proceeds benefit the NICU at Crouse Health.
November 15: 7-8 p.m.: New Parents Presale (must have ticket to attend). See Nov. 7 for details
November 16: 9 am-7pm OPEN TO THE PUBLIC! **NEW Extended hours!**
November 17: 9 am-5 pm **NEW extended hours!** Open to the public with additional inventory added.
November 18: 9 am-2 pm Open to the public with many remaining items 50% off.
Unsold item & check pick-up: November 18 6:30-7:30 p.m. or November 19 9:30-10:30 am. Checks not picked up will be mailed within 10 business days.