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: