Creative Kidstuff has had storewide 20 percent off sales and tent events before, but never a warehouse-tent sale. Billed as its largest sale ever, it includes discounts of 50 to 70 percent off toys, games, plush items and Booster items such as pet, and bath and body products, crafting and gadgets. Grown-ups will also have their own stuff to pick from, such as home and kitchen decor and clothing, which were purchased specifically for the sale. Hours are 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. Thursday and Friday and from 8 a.m. to 3 p.m. Saturday. Get an additional 50 percent off sale prices Saturday. Prices are good only at the warehouse at 3949 E. 46th St., Mpls., 612-876-3980, not in the stores.Storewide sale on high-end kitchenware
Cooks of Crocus Hill has purchased the Chef's Gallery in Stillwater (324 S. Main St., 651-351-1144, www.cooksof crocushill.com) and will be renaming it. During the transition, nearly the entire store will be discounted 20 to 50 percent. (Small electrics, classes, events and crop shares are not discounted.) The best deals are in the large back room, where everything will be discounted 50 percent or more, including Riedel wine glasses, Vietri tabletop items, Bodum and Sodastream brands. In the main store, get discounts of 20 to 30 percent. This is a rare opportunity for storewide savings. The sale continues through Monday.Greed Gone Wild sale
The same garage sale bargainistas who troll through well-heeled neighborhoods for higher quality items will want to check out the Greed Gone Wild sale (4416 Excelsior Blvd., St. Louis Park, 612-810-4357). Local stylists with an eye for quality and design clean out their attics and closets and sell what's in them twice a year, including new and used dinnerware, chandeliers, goblets, silver trays, crystal, accent furniture, toys, jewelry, clothing, fabrics and books. Hours are 11 a.m. to 7 p.m. Thursday and Friday, and 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. Saturday.