On Sale days, parking is limited and shoppers are urged to carpool, take public transportation (BART, AC Transit).  During both the Preview and the White Elephant Sale a free shuttle provides transportation between the Fruitvale BART station and the warehouse. The shuttle will run from 8:30 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. on Sale days.  

OR use LYFT - As the Official Rideshare partner of The White Elephant Sale, LYFT is offering 20% off your next 4 rides to or from 333 Lancaster St. Use code OAKWES. Subject to Lyft's Terms of Service.  Max savings of $5 per ride.  Valid January 1- March 4, 2019 from the hours of 8am - 5pm. Cannot be combined with other ride credit or offers. Discount does not apply to tips, cancellation fees, damage charges, or taxes.  Use this link.

Driving Directions

From the North:

  • Drive south on 880
  • Take the Fruitvale Exit
  • Make an immediate right on to Derby Avenue
  • Follow Derby Avenue to the Oakland Estuary
  • The warehouse is on your left as you approach the Oakland Estuary

From the South:

  • Drive north on 880
  • Take exit 38 toward High Street
  • Continue 0.2mi onto Coliseum Way
  • Turn left onto High Street
  • In 250 ft make a slight right turn onto Alameda Ave.
  • In 0.5 mi turn right onto Fruitvale Ave
  • In 0.2 mi turn left onto E. 7th St
  • In 300 ft Turn left onto Lancaster St
  • The WES warehouse is on the corner of Glascock St and Lancaster St


  • On Sale days, parking is very limited so shoppers can park at the Fruitvale BART station and take the free shuttle to the warehouse.
  • A limited number of handicapped parking spaces are available.  First-come first-served.  Entrances to the warehouse at Derby Avenue and at Lancaster Street have ramp access.
  • If you do drive please respect our neighbors.  Do not park in driveways or in front of no-parking signs.