Just Between Friends - shop, sell, save, smart!

Next Sale: Spring 2015

San Mateo Event Center, 1346 Saratoga Dr., San Mateo

Just Between Friends (JBF) is the Peninsula's largest baby, children's & maternity consignment sale.  Held every Spring and Fall at the San Mateo Event Center, shoppers enjoy 50-90% off retail on kids clothing, toys, shoes, furniture & more!  Local families earn 60-65% on the items they sell.  Click to learn more about shopping and consigning with JBF!

JBF Shopping Tips!

1) The Event Center charges $10 parking Friday - Sunday.  Try to carpool with friends or park on 25th and El Camino and walk in to avoid parking fees.  Click here for map.

2)  Bring reusable shopping bags!  Due to city ordinance, we no longer provide plastic bags to carry your items out in.

3)  Bring a prioritized list of what you need!  We have over 35,000 items at each event.  Know what you are looking for when you shop!

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Promote your family friendly business to thousands of families on the Peninsula!

Thank you to our Partners!

Directions to San Mateo Event Center

1346 Saratoga Drive, San Mateo, CA 94403

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Driving Directions:

From the South Bay

From 101: Take 101 North toward San Francisco. Exit Hillsdale Blvd. and turn left. Turn right at Saratoga Drive. Turn left into the event center and park near Gate 8.


From 280: Take 280 North to Highway 92 East. Exit Delaware Street. Take a right onto Delaware. Take a left onto Saratoga Drive. Turn right into the event center and park near Gate 8.


From the North Bay

From 101: Take 101 South towards San Jose. Exit Hillsdale Blvd. and stay to the right of the exit. Turn right onto Saratoga Drive. Turn left into the event center and park near Gate 8.

From 280: Take 280 South to Highway 92 East. Exit Delaware Street. Take a right onto Delaware. Take a left onto Saratoga Drive. Turn right into the event center and park near Gate 8.


From the East Bay

Take the San Mateo Bridge (Highway 92) West. Exit Delaware Street. Bear right on Concar Dr. Take a right on Delaware. Take a left onto Saratoga Drive. Turn right into the event center and park near Gate 8.


From El Camino Real

From El Camino South: Go North on El Camino Avenue. Turn right onto 25th Avenue. Take a left onto Delaware. Take a right onto Saratoga Drive. Turn right into the event center and park near Gate 8.

From El Camino North: Go South on El Camino Avenue. Turn left onto 25th Avenue. Take a left onto Delaware. Take a right onto Saratoga Drive. Turn right into the event center and park near Gate 8.


Public Transportation

Visitors heading to the Event Center are encouraged to take public transportation. SamTrans and Caltrain provide convenient and cost-effective service.

Two SanTrans routes provide service the Event Center from throughout the county and San Francisco. Routes 390 and 391 offer service along El Camino Real with a stop at 25th Avenue, 2 blocks west of the Event Center campus.

Caltrain stops at the Hillsdale station, close to the Event Center.

A Peek at Our Sale: