Ocean City Antiques & Collectables Shop Closing Permanently
After Saturday's final sale, Only Yesterday will be only a memory. Owners of the longtime Ocean City antiques and collectable shop are citing coronavirus and personal health concerns as the reason for going out of business after 33 years.
Only Yesterday, best known for their Ocean City Boardwalk location which closed in 2018, is having what they are calling a "demolition sale" Saturday, at their store at 11th and Asbury, to empty out store fixtures and odds and ends before closing for good.
In late September, the store broke the news on Facebook about their closing.
Soooooo sorry but our 1137 Asbury store is closing forever!!!!!! Due to the virus and personal health factors we are unable to continue . We will dearly miss our loyal customers and will cherish the memories !
Another Facebook post Wednesday gave more details about their final day in business this Saturday.
DEMOLITION SALE this Saturday Oct . 10 at 1137 Asbury Avenue , Ocean City NJ . from 8 to 3. Great BOOKS , mostly BIOGRAPHIES $1 each and lots of great hats $3 each , also mannequin pictured plus store fixtures , also many GREAT FRAMED ITEMS and assorted furniture and odds and ends. No other store inventory for sale, all items have been removed from store but please do COME , look around and have FUN !!!!! No reasonable offers refused !!!!! MASKS required !!!!!!!
Only Yesterday has been a good spot for unique and kitschy items in Ocean City since 1987. 2020 continues to be a tough year for local businesses.