There’s nothing like finding a bargain, am I right? Whether you’re looking for a special antique, a collectible vintage item, or just some inexpensive, previously-owned finds, the flea market is the place to go. Take a look at these 10 amazing flea markets in North Carolina.
1. Smiley's Flea Market, Fletcher
Smiley's advertises that it's the "South's Largest Yard Sale," and they're not kidding! This place is enormous! You'll find everything from people selling their stuff for one weekend only to vendors who have had booths for years. Come for lunch - the food here is really good. Shop Friday, Saturday and Sunday from 6:00 am to 5:00 pm, but come early for the best selection. 5360 Hendersonville Road, Fletcher.
2. Raleigh Flea Market, Raleigh
There's something for everyone at this huge flea market. You'll find antique furniture and other items, fun vintage stuff and just plain ol' used stuff here. Visit on Saturday and Sunday from 9:00 am to 6:00 pm. 1025 Blue Ridge Road, Raleigh.
3. Brightleaf Flea Market, Smithfield
You'll find tons of items inside the 81,250-square foot indoor market, plus wander through another 250 vendors outside! In addition to some great previously-owned items, you'll find new stuff, and even fresh produce. Shop from 8:00 am to 5:00 pm Friday, Saturday and Sunday. 2320 S Brightleaf Blvd., Smithfield.
4. Jamestown Flea Market, Morganton
This large flea market has been open since 1983, and it's got plenty to see. Indoors, you'll find vendors selling new items, and even some hand-crafted things. Outside, you'll find smaller vendors with tables - you can even rent your own for just $6 and get rid of stuff you don't want! Open Saturday and Sunday 7:00 am to 4:00 pm. 709 Jamestown Road, Morganton.
5. Sweet Union Flea Market, Monroe
This huge indoor/outdoor flea market has tons of vendors selling brand new stuff at deep discounts. Visit Saturday and Sunday from 8:00 am to 3:00 pm. 4420 Highway 74 West, Monroe.
6. Traders Station Flea Market, Lumberton
This flea market also has an arcade and restaurant, so come ready to play. Open seven days a week from 6:00 am to 10:00 pm. 8750 NC Highway 41 N., Lumberton.
7. Webb Road Flea Market, Salisbury
This enormous market includes 10 buildings and over 12,000 square feet, so you'll certainly find something you like here! Stay for lunch - the food court has a lot of tasty options. Open Saturday and Sunday 8:00 am to 5:00 pm. 905 Webb Road, Salisbury.
8. Vintage Village Flea Market, Hamptonville
Vintage Village Flea Market is an indoor/outdoor market with everything from fresh produce to furniture. Shop Saturday and Sunday from 8:00 am to 4:00 pm. 2908 Rocky Branch Road,
9. Twice As Nice Flea Market And More, Jacksonville
You won't find any junk here - just tons of vintage and antique furniture and other unique items. Open seven days a week! Monday through Friday 10:00 am to 6:00 pm; Saturday and Sunday 10:00 am to 5:00 pm. 3060 Wilmington Hwy, Jacksonville.
10. Uncle Bill's Flea Market, Whittier
From collectibles to housewares, you'll find it here. Uncle Bill's is located in the Great Smokey Mountains and is open Friday, Saturday and Sunday from 8:00 am to 4:00 pm. 5427 US Highway 74 / 441, Whittier.
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