Brooklyn Flea is a company based in Brooklyn, New York. This market has elevated the vintage-shopping experience, setting a new standard for both goods and food vendors. On the grounds of a school in Fort Greene, some 200 vendors sell their wares, ranging from antiques, records, vintage clothes, craft items and enticing food stalls stuffed with a smorgasbord of tasty treats. In winter, the market moves indoors to a gorgeous art deco space in the former Williamsburgh Savings Bank building at Flatbush.
The market draws vendors every Saturday, selling a mix of new and used goods. Youthful treasure-hunting locals, many with children in tow, browse mid-century modern wares like forties amoeba-shaped side tables, fifties bar stools, and Mies chairs; artful kitsch like painted ceramic owls; vintage records; and clothing.
Some participating businesses have their own shops, like Northport-based furniture dealers Karen & Albert Antiquinaires, while others, like Birdhouse Jewelry, sell mainly online. The market’s culinary component is varied enough to rival the many brunch options on nearby DeKalb Ave. The Red Hook vendors churn out their fabled Mexican street food, aromas emanate from Pizza Moto’s portable brick oven, and Hot Blondies Bakery proffers satisfying little squares.
Brooklyn Flea Travel Tips
- Payment can be made through cash, American Express, Diner's Club, MasterCard, Visa.
- Entrance is free for all.
- Depending on crowd, there may be a need to wait.
- There is a restaurant nearby.
- Parking facility available.
How to Reach Brooklyn Flea
- Times Square Stop
- Lafayette Ave
- Roberta’s - Wood fried pizza
- Minetta Tavern - Black leve burger
- Fette Sau – French Toast
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4.74% of people who visit New York City include Brooklyn Flea in their plan
61.11% of people start their Brooklyn Flea visit around 11 AM
People usually take around 1 Hr to see Brooklyn Flea
95% of people prefer to travel by car while visiting Brooklyn Flea