Grab your raincoats — and your sunscreen. You never know what the weather will be like for the spring flea markets. But what we DO know is that, as always, we can’t wait to hit the road. Always check your local calendars to see if there are pop-up spring or summer antique markets, too (and let us know at Kovels if you find some gems!).
Long Beach Antique Market
On more than 20 acres at the Veterans Stadium, Long Beach, California
April 16, April 30, May 21, and June 18
Early admission: $15 from 5:30 a.m. to 6:30 a.m.
General admission: $10 from 6:30 a.m. to 2 p.m.
Children under 12: free
Cash only; admission tickets are sold at the box office only on the day of the event.
More than 20 acres of collectibles, home décor, vintage clothing, jewelry, and antiques. The Long Beach Flea Market has more than 800 sellers from across the country, offering everything vintage, collectibles and antiques. Rain or shine. Free parking. No pets allowed.
Rose Bowl Flea Market
April 9, May 14, June 11
Opens 9 a.m.
All tickets bought online only
VIP ticket: $20 from 5 a.m. to 8:45 a.m.
$12 per person
Children 12 and under free with an adult
The Rose Bowl Flea Market has more than 2,500 vendors and 20,000 buyers every month. It is one of the most famous markets in the world.
Mile High Flea Market
7007 East 88th Ave., Henderson, Colorado
Open every Friday, Saturday and Sunday
7 a.m. to 5 p.m.
Friday: $2 per person
Saturday and Sunday: $3 per person
3-Day Pass: $5 per person
Children under 12 free
Annual Buyer’s Pass: $89
Mile High Flea Market is the Rocky Mountain region’s largest year-round, open-air shopping and entertainment destination. The 80-acre market has more than 3,000 outdoor vendors.
Lincoln Road Antique & Collectible Market
Between the 800 and 1000 block of Lincoln Road, Miami Beach, Florida
Every other Sunday through May 14
9 a.m. to 5 p.m.
Every two weeks the greatest show unpacks upon the Lincoln Road Mall in Miami Beach, The Outdoor Antique and Collectible Market. This has become the largest Sunday social event, attracting one of the largest eclectic crowds of Treasure Hunters in South Florida. This outdoor market features over 100 vendors with antiques, jewelry, china, vintage clothing and more.
Scott Antique Markets Atlanta
Georgia Expo Center
3650 Jonesboro Road SE, Atlanta, Georgia
April 6-8 (closed Easter Sunday), May 11-14, June 8-11
Thursday 10:45 a.m. to 6 p.m.; Friday and Saturday 9 a.m. to 6 p.m.; Sunday 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.
Admission: $5; parking is free
Find more than 3,300 booths and merchants in two large warehouses by the airport at the Atlanta Expo the second weekend of each month. Antiques range from the affordable to the high-end. Some resale boutiques of uniquely sourced new goods.
Burton Antiques Market
Geauga County Fairgrounds
14373 N Cheshire St, Burton, OH 44021
Early Buyer Admission: $25, 8 a.m.-10 a.m.
General Admission: $10, 10 a.m.-1 p.m.
General Admission: $5 1 p.m.- 4:30 p.m.
Over 400 dealers displaying everything from high-end period furniture to exquisite estate jewelry to collectible postcards. About 100 of the dealers are located inside buildings and the other 300 of the dealers are outside in tents. Something for everyone. No need to pack a cooler, there will be plenty of Food and Beverage Vendors. No pets please.
Rogers Flea Market
45625 Old State Rte. 154, Rogers, Ohio
Open every Friday (year round) and the first Saturdays of April through October
Friday 7:30 a.m. to 4 p.m.; Saturday 8 a.m. to 4 p.m.
Admission is free
Rogers Community Auction and Flea Market is on 250 acres, with more than 1,600 indoor and outdoor vendors and can host up to 50,000 treasure hunters. It’s the largest open-air market in Ohio as well as the tri-state area. Established in 1955, it is between Cleveland and Pittsburgh.
Springfield Antique Show & Flea Market Extravaganza
4401 S. Charleston Pike, Springfield, Ohio
April 15-16, May 19-21 (Extravaganza)
Saturday 8 a.m. to 5 p.m.; Sunday 9 a.m. to 4 p.m.
Extravaganzas: Friday 7 a.m.-6 p.m., Saturday 8 a.m.-5 p.m., Sunday 9 a.m.-4 p.m.
Tickets on sale at gate. Cash only. Exact change preferred.
Fredericksburg Trade Days
355 Sunday Farms Lane, Fredericksburg, Texas
The weekends of the third Saturdays of each month:
April 14-16, May 19-21, June 16-18
Friday & Saturday, 9 a.m. to 6 p.m.; Sunday, 9 a.m. to 4 p.m.
Parking: $5, good for all weekend
More than 350 vendors filling seven barns with antiques, collectibles, tools, crafts, shabby chic, primitives, ranch furniture, hunting accessories, candles, unique clothing, jewelry, food and so much more. And enjoy their Biergarten with live music!
If you have a favorite flea market, please let us know so we can include it in our next article!
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