Flea Markets NYC – Shop Vintage and Rare to Find Items

Are you looking for some really unique and rare to find items in this city? Then flea markets are the prime spots to go for some serious finds. This article will list our favorite flea markets in NYC.

Brooklyn Flea

Brooklyn Flea is located in one of the best neighborhoods in the borough. This flea market is located in DUMBO during the winter and it stands for Down Under the Manhattan Bridge Overpass. The views of the Manhattan skyline, the Manhattan and Brooklyn Bridge are outstanding. The Brooklyn Flea has about 70 vendors that display their products underneath the Manhattan Bridge.

We’ve seen some pretty cool vintage pieces and always have a diverse selection of clothing to antiques. Graphic tees are always a hit among millennials since it brings back that 80s and 90s vibe. It’s a really unique experience while shopping in New York.

Also worth mentioning is that the Brooklyn Flea re-opens in Williamsburg during the spring and summer at the patio at The Williamsburg Hotel. During the winter, Brooklyn Flea and Smorgasburg join forces and have a Winter Market on Saturdays and Sundays. So if you’re feeling hungry after shopping, food will be right there. The Winter Market is located at 25 Kent Ave in Williamsburg, Brooklyn.

Grand Bazaar NYC

Talk about a classic! The Grand Bazaar is one of  New York City’s largest flea markets and one of the oldest. Located on the Upper West Side this market place provides shoppers a great time every Sunday. Here you can purchase vintage and antique pieces from at least 100 local merchants. Vendors include photographers who sell their best work, jewelers that sell their amazing jewelry and furniture designers that sell their sets. If you ever get hungry, then their on-location food court provides shoppers a place to relax and grab a bite. Make sure to check out their schedule here. You don’t want to miss this since a great shopping in New York opportunity.

Artists & Fleas

Artists and Fleas provide local jewelers, designers, and other vendors an outlet to sell their products. They are based in NYC and LA. New York City has multiple locations.


This location was established in 2003 and is located in Williamsburg, Brooklyn. This New York Flea Market has at least 75 sellers and is open only on the weekends, Saturday and Sunday from 10 AM – 7 PM. You can take the L (Bedford Ave) or G train (Metropolitan or Nassau Ave).


There are many shops and boutiques in New York and SoHo is a neighborhood that is all about shopping. Artist & Fleas has a location in this area. Here, You’ll find about 30+ vendors. It’s located on 490 Broadway right next to the Prince Street station where the R W trains run. Check it out and support your local businesses.

Chelsea Market

Another great location for shopping is Chelsea Market. The best part about this location is that there are tons of food options and the High Line is directly above it. There are over thirty vendors here as well. You can get to Chelsea Market by taking the ACE to 14th Street station.

Other Shopping in New York Experiences

When it comes to shopping in the city, there are many options to choose from. You can check out boutiques in NYC to thrift stores in NYC. Either way, there is something for everyone.

About the author

Being a photographer and creative in general, New York City, I think is the perfect place to be. I moved to NYC from Boston in 2013 and never looked back. Loving New York has given me the opportunity to do what I love and share those images with you all.

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