Sunday, May 20, 2018

United Flea Markets Acquires Flea Market Mobile

May 18, 2018 by krystinam  
Filed under Flea Market & Swap Meet News

It seems that United Flea Markets (UFM) have been keeping very busy this year. The owners of the largest portfolio of flea markets in the industry just announced the acquisition of Flea Market Mobile in Mobile, AL. This marks UFM’s third acquisition this year. The company acquired Cooks Flea Market in Winston-Salem, NC in April and the Ramona Flea Market in Jacksonville, FL in March. Additionally, UFM owns and operates five other markets including the Awesome Flea Market in Shepherdsville, KY and Flamingo Island Flea Market in Bonita Springs,... 

Elephant’s Trunk Flea Market

May 10, 2018 by krystinam  
Filed under Flea Market & Swap Meet News

Come and explore the different antiques, farm fresh food, and up-cyclers at the Elephant’s Trunk County Flea Market in New Milford, Connecticut. Since 1976, treasure hunters, antique collectors, and deal seekers have flocked to this market. Their 2018 season started on March 25th and the market is open every Sunday until mid-December. With over 500 vendors on a typical Sunday, the market is always welcoming new sellers and offers vendor tickets on their website. This non-exclusive and family friendly marketplace offers a variety of products such... 

Swap-O-Rama Event to Start on Mother’s Day

Mother’s Day is right around the corner and there are many great events, sales, and exclusive products to celebrate. In honor of all mothers out there, Swap-O-Rama flea markets are holding a six-month event that will begin this Mother’s Day. One Sunday each month, they will be hosting a large flea market event in Peotone, IL at the Will County Fair Grounds with tons of shopping, bargains, great food, and entertainment. They will even be giving out flowers to all mothers who attend the opening day. Rex Meadows founded Swap-O-Rama in June of 1969.... 

Spring Art Market – Del Ray Artisans

April showers have come and gone and now May flowers are in bloom in Virginia! There are many exciting things to do in the spring and early summer, and Del Ray Artisans have you covered. Their annual Spring Art Market event has been going on for the past fourteen years and will be held on May 12th in Alexandria, Virginia from 10am – 4pm. This is a wonderful opportunity to purchase handmade artwork from talented local artists. They offer a wide range of products including ceramics, jewelry, photography, fiber, paper, and glass. Del Ray Artisans... 

United Flea Markets Acquires Cooks Flea Market, Inc. in Winston-Salem, NC

April 30, 2018 by krystinam  
Filed under Flea Market & Swap Meet News

More and more flea markets are being welcomed into the open arms of United Flea Markets. Just two months ago, UFM acquired the Ramona Flea Market in Jacksonville, FL. Then again on April 24th, Cooks Flea Market, Inc. was added to the family. Being stationed in Winston-Salem, Cooks Flea Market is North Carolina’s largest indoor flea market with more than 500 vendor booths in 150,000 square feet of space. This marks UFM’s first market in NC. Rob Sieban, President, CEO and co-owner of United Flea Markets and former Chairman and President of the...