This Saturday, Sell, Buy, or Swap Your Thing-a-ma-gigs!

To celebrate the opening of their DC Flagship, REI is leading 100 days of recess and and donating $100,000 (!) to five local non-profits. Your votes determine the donations! By attending their summer events, you’re voting where the benefit dollars go. Click here for more information.


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Date: Saturday, July 30th, 2016
Time: 12:00 PM – 5:00 PM
Location:REI’s Community Space at WunderGarten: First and L St NE, DC
Registration: $7 for REI members, $10 for non-members (hurry, space limited!)

Let’s listen to live bluegrass and deal, swap and sell our favorite well-worn gear. A portion of each ticket supports a local outdoor nonprofit. The Lineup: 12PM: By and By, 1:45PM The Bumper Jacksons, 3:30PM Johnny Grave.

The deets: $7 gets you in the door ($2 from each attendee going to support The Mid-Atlantic Climbers, a local outdoor nonprofit protecting local climbing areas). The first 50 people in the door with used gear to sell get a ticket for a free beer.

Table space will be provided for people to merchandise their wares. REI will also be selling top-quality used gear. All sales are person to person. Bring cash to buy/sell gear. Restrictions: No guns, knives, hatchets, or anything that could be construed as a weapon. No motors -human powered transport items only. No rock climbing equipment. Please tag your items for sale with a price ahead of time.REI reserves the right to review and refuse items for sale. Let us know if you have questions at


Images courtesy of REI.