One Of Kansas’ Oldest And Best Flea Markets Is Closing And It’s Truly Heartbreaking
With the general recessions Kansas has been through, and the recent uprising of online shopping, it’s no wonder that businesses like K-mart and Dollar General are disappearing. The Village Flea Market, a Wichita staple since the 70’s, is closing. To be honest, it’s heartbreaking. It almost feels like we’re losing a core piece of Wichita’s community.
We’re aware that these uncertain times are limiting many aspects of life as we all practice social and physical distancing. While we’re continuing to feature destinations that make our state wonderful, we don’t expect or encourage you to go check them out immediately. We believe that supporting local attractions is important now more than ever and we hope our articles inspire your future adventures! And on that note, please nominate your favorite local business that could use some love right now: https://www.onlyinyourstate.com/nominate/
Born and raised Kansan, Clarisa has lived in both tiny towns and cities during her time here in the Sunflower State, mostly in the south central area. Clarisa is a stay-at-home mother of one crazy kid, two cats, and two geckos, and has been writing anything and everything since she's held a pencil, though Kansas and fantasy novels take up most of her time.
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