Since opening its doors in 1973, millions of bargain hunters have strolled through 160 acres of Traders Village in Grand Prairie in search of a good deal. This open-air flea market – known as the largest one in Texas – has more than 3,500 dealers, all of which want to help you wheel, deal, and leave happy. The market’s motto is to “come for the shopping and stay for the fun!” Here’s what you will find here:

Have you been to the iconic flea market known as Traders Village in Grand Prairie? If so, do you remember the year you first went and what you bought? Share your memories in the comments below.

You can also start planning your visit to the largest outdoor flea market in Texas by visiting the Traders Village website or the Traders Village Facebook Page.

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Traders Village in Grand Prairie

Where can I find the best flea markets in Texas?

The best flea markets in Texas for the greatest shopping include:

  • Bussey's Flea Market, Schertz
  • Flea Mart, San Antonio
  • Austin Country Flea Market, Austin
  • Sunny Flea Market, Houston
  • Traders Village, Houston, San Antonio, and Dallas/Fort Worth
  • Alamo Marketplace, San Antonio
  • First Monday Trade Days, Canton
  • Rice Village Flea Market, Houston
  • Larry's Old Time Trade Days, Winnie
  • Pasadena Indoor Flea Market, Pasadena

When you search for the best flea market near me in Texas, you’ll likely get a lot of results, each with its own highlight. For instance, Pasadena Indoor Flea Market has over 100 booths and is perfect for a rainy day adventure. Meanwhile, Austin Country Flea Market has been dubbed one of the world’s best flea markets by the Travel Channel.

What are the best thrift stores in Texas?

The best thrift stores in Texas for bargain hunting include:

  • Thrift Giant, Dallas
  • Thrift Town, Austin
  • The Cottage Shop, Houston
  • Lula B's, Dallas
  • Uncommon Objects, Austin
  • Curiosities, Dallas
  • Feathers Boutique, Austin

Thrift shopping in Texas often yields inexpensive second-hand finds. Depending on where you look, you can find a retro outfit, vintage furniture, folk art, estate jewelry, and more.

What is the best antique shop in Texas?

The largest antique mall in Texas is Whoopee Bowl Antiques, located on the western tip of the state. Located just north of El Paso, Whoopee Bowl Antiques features an indoor antique experience at 11,000 square feet of space. With a variety of vendors offerings various items from collectible toy cars to vintage housewares, this random assortment makes for the ultimate treasure hunter’s dream.