We Buy Gently Used Kid’s Stuff

We buy and sell gently used kids' stuff - all seasons, every day! We pay on the spot for items accepted. No appointment necessary.

Welcome to Once Upon A Child Portage, MI!


Save the Date: Saturday, June 6th

Don't miss it - One day only! Save more by the hour, on selected Spring and Summer clothing.*
The longer you shop the more you save!
From 10:00am - 4:00pm
SAVE 50% 4FF

From 4:01pm - 6:00pm

From 6:01pm - 8:00pm
We will not be excepting buys during this event. 
Please note our new Saturday hours of 10am-8pm

* Valid only at participating store(s). Offer may not be used in conjunction with any other discounts, sale or offer.  Not applicable to prior purchases or gift cards.  All sales final.


Top 10 Most Wanted

  1. Bikes/Trikes
  2. Jogging Strollers
  3. Double Strollers
  4. Exersaucers/Jumperoos
  5. Pack n Play
  6. Highchairs
  7. Bassinetts
  8. Toys
  9. Boys & Girls Summer apparel
  10. Baseball Pants, Gloves, Helmets


 About Once Upon a Child:



Save yourself the hassle of garage sales and online listings when you can swing into the nation’s leading buyer and seller of name brand, new and gently used kids stuff. Simply gather up your gently used kids stuff including: clothing, playards, toddler beds, changing tables, strollers highchairs, toys and bring them to Once Upon A Child for $$$ on-the-spot for all items accepted.

Because we are buying new and gently used items from our customers all day, every day, our inventory changes, so shop often!

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Our Locations

Once Upon A Child Portage

643 Romence Road
Portage, MI 49024
269-903-2823 - Map - Hours
Mon10:00 AM-08:00 PM
Tues10:00 AM-08:00 PM
Wed10:00 AM-08:00 PM
Thu10:00 AM-08:00 PM
Fri10:00 AM-08:00 PM
Sat10:00 AM-08:00 PM
Sun12:00 PM-05:00 PM
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