You Could Spend Hours At This Giant Outdoor Marketplace In Connecticut

Do you fancy yourself a treasure seeker, antique collector, or a relentless bargain hunter? If so, there is one giant outdoor marketplace that you can’t afford to miss. As the sun rises on Sunday mornings, the Elephant’s Trunk Flea Market becomes a shopping paradise like no other in Connecticut. Hundreds of vendors bring their wares both old and new and are ready to make a deal. Get lost for a few hours at this incredible roadside market that’s been offering an authentic shopping experience for more than 40 years.

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If you can’t wait until Sunday to get your shopping fix, head down to the shoreline and check out this charming village of colorful shops.