2014 Garage Sale
Thursday, March 6, 2014 - ipd staff
May 17, 2014 is when the 31st Annual ipd Garage Sale, Swap Meet and Car Show will take place. We look forward to this event each year and we’re excited for the days events, including: games, prizes, giveaways, sale pricing on all of our inventory and much more.
We hope to see you here for this great event.
Garage Sale is 9:00am to 3:00pm Saturday May 17, 2014
To reserve a spot in the swap meet portion of the event to sell your parts call 800-444-6473.
Location- 11744 NE Ainsworth Cir. Portland, Oregon 97220
Car Show- The main lot of ipd will feature some of the more premier Volvos. If you have a restored, nice original or hotrod Volvo that sticks out from the crowd and would like to inquire about entering it into the car show portion of the event please email details to email@example.com. Please email Bryan some pictures and details of your car and he will let you know if we have room available in the main lot or if your car is more suited to be in the Show N' Shine area.
Show N' Shine Parking- CALLING ALL VOLVOS! If your car is not featured in the main parking lot, that doesn't mean it doesn't deserve to be seen! Cars in the Show N' Shine will be across the street from ipd in the parking lot of MESD. For $5.00 you can park your Volvo along with other enthusiasts making it easy for everyone to browse their favorite models. Cars parked in the Show N' Shine area are on a first come first served basis and will recieve a number and will be judged throughout the day! You can enter the Show N Shine area beginning at 8:00am. All proceeds raised from the Show N' Shine will be donated to Nursingale Organization in Portland Oregon. We can't wait to see your ride!
This year we've teamed up with Nursingale, a small 501 (c) 3 Portland based pediatric non-profit. Nursingale is a fantastic organization dedicated to helping medically fragile children and young adults attain the highest quality of life possible by providing in-home, family-centered nursing care with an emphasis on keeping families together.
Nursingale is the only non-profit provider of home-based skilled pediatric nursing care for medically fragile children and young adults in Oregon. The clients receiving services require extensive and skilled care by licensed Registered Nurses (RN) and licensed Practical Nurses (LPN) under the direct written orders of the client's physician. Their clients have been diagnosed with serious and rare medical conditions including bronchomalacia, Prune Belly Syndrome, chronic renal and lung failure, spastic Cerebral Palsy, muscular atrophy, myotubular myopathy, Epidermolysis Bullosa and obstructive apnea. These children and young adults are dependent on technology such as ventilators, tracheotomies, vest airway clearance systems, feeding tubes, pulse oximeters, supplemental oxygen, and power wheelchairs. Nursingale’s home based nursing program is a great alternative to institutional and foster home care for persons with complex disabilities. For more information please visit www.nursingale.org.
ipd is very excited to work with Nursingale helping bring awareness to the Volvo community about all the wonderful services they provide for children and young adults. Nursingale will be on site during the Garage Sale event ready to talk to you and enjoy all the festivities!
Food and Lodging
ipd has teamed up with Capers Cafe. Capers is located 1 block east of ipd's main facility. Capers is opening up Saturday just for our event serving up some really good dishes! Capers will have breakfast and lunch available for anyone that's attending Saturday's event. Capers will also be serving beverages that will include a beer and wine list.
Breakfast - 7:00am -10:00am
Hot Coffee, Tea, Juices
Brioche French Toast with Butter and Maple Syrup and Breakfast Links - $8.50
Fresh Fruit - $3.25
Lunch Hot off the BBQ - 10:00am-2:00pm
6oz grilled Fulton Cheese Burger with lettuce and tomato- $8.25
Grilled Breast Chicken on a Bun with house made barbeque sauce- $8.25
**All Sandwiches served with chips**
A Selection of house made bistro salads
BEER and WINE
Beer Micro-brew Pint Glass - $5.00
Wines by the Glass - $7.00
Wines by the Glass - $5.00
David Douglas Cheer Squad
David Douglas Cheer Squad will also be on site serving up hot dogs and burgers along with non alcoholic beverages.
Spring Hill Suites
ipd has teamed up with Spring Hill Suites "Marriott" located right across the street from ipd. If you're traveling from out of town and would like a nice comfy room to stay in, ipd has arranged a discounted rate for the weekend of our Garage Sale. Simply contact Spring Hill Suites and mention "ipd Garage Sale" as a promo code and they'll discount your room rate. Rooms are limited. If you're thinking of staying, please make your plans early to benefit with the discounted offer. The Spring Hill Suites is a great way to relax over the weekend as it's within walking distance to the show! For further questions, please email Chris Delano at firstname.lastname@example.org
Shilo Inn - Portland Airport
Portland’s natural beauty, mild climate, and friendly people will be enhanced when you stay at the newly updated Shilo Inn Suites Hotel located near the Portland Airport. Shilo is within walking distance of ipd and catering to Portland’s business travelers and vacationers.
11707 NE Airport Way
PROMO CODE “IPD GROUP” $99.00 for a suite also includes Continental Breakfast. All rooms are suites.
Schedule of Events
Sale Counter Open 9:30-12:30
Swap Meet 9-3
Car Show 9-3
Other All Day Events
Music and games will be played all day throughout the event
Whatever charity that we decide to go with will be available to talk more about their organization
7:30 - Swap meet set up begins - location: Adjacent parking lot on North side of Ainsworth Circle
8:00 - Show car entries arrive and begin set up
8:00 - Gates open to the public.
9:30 - Sale counter open for business.
- Tech Session
location: ipd shop
11:45 - 12:45 - Games
12:30 - Sale counter closed
1:00 - Raffle/Auction begins
2:00 - Juding commences for car show
3:00 - Swap meet and car show end
Other Important Information
Door prize entries are available at front gate - door prize entry return box will be at front gate.
For further information please contact Chris Delano at email@example.com
Thursday, March 6, 2014 - WAYNE IHARA
Will there be any hotel deals available this year?
Friday, March 7, 2014 - J B A DARBYSHIRE
How I would love to attend this event. Unfortunately,crossing the Atlantic is one of the few things that is impossible in a 240 Sedan. It would be very nice if ipd opened an outlet in the UK,then you could see some of the beautiful vehicles on this side of the pond. Hope everyone enjoys the day. Best wishes. Bryan.
Friday, March 7, 2014 - BRYAN COTTRELL
We are working on getting a few of the local hotels to cut a deal for those attending garage sale. We are usually able to get a discount code for a room. We will be continually updating this blog with information as it becomes available so keep checking back.
Wednesday, April 23, 2014 - SEAN CLOUGHLEY
My friend wanted to move to oregon, and also I have a friend who lives very close to there. I'm really tempted to go and ask him CAN I LIVE AT YOUR HOUSE FOR A DAY and drive my S60R all the way up.
Wednesday, April 30, 2014 - WILLIAM D OWENS
Any updates on discounts for local hotels? The date is fast approaching! Thanks