Plenty of people love to visit antique malls, fairs, and similar events so they can hunt for great bargains on beautiful furniture. If you’re the type of person who enjoys hunting for a bargain, then you should put these five fairs on your list. Some of them require a bit of travel, but you may come home with the perfect piece of furniture for your home.
One Potato Two
Location: 6900 NY-5, Bloomfield
Hours: Open 10 a.m. to 5 p.m., Monday through Saturday, and noon to 5 p.m. on Sunday
One Potato Two is a Bloomfield market co-op with more than 60 dealers selling their wares in a 7,000-square foot mall. If you’re looking for affordable Victorian furniture, sturdy trunks or chests, then it’s one of the best places to shop in the Finger Lakes region.
One Potato Two accepts all major credit cards and offers layaway. It also has a handicap accessible entrance.
Madison-Bouckville Antique Week
Location: Route 20 between Madison and Bouckville
Hours: Open June 1st to 3rd and August 13th to 19th in 2018
Madison-Bouckville Antique Week is potentially one of the most unique events in New York State. During the fair, more than 2,000 dealers and vendors line up along Route 20 to sell a wide range of items, including used and antique furniture.
With so many vendors in one location, you should be prepared to haggle for lower prices. That’s the best way to make sure you get a good deal on the items you want to take home.
For 2018, Madison-Bouckville will host a June show weekend from June 1st to 3rd. The main event starts on August 13th and ends on the 19th. The dates change slightly each year, so make sure you check the calendar before you go.
Bridgeport Flea Market
Location: 1214 Lake Road (Route 31), Bridgeport
Hours: Open from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m., Thursday through Saturday
Bridgeport Flea Market has antique, vintage and discounted furniture from dealers located all over the area. New inventory gets added daily. The vendors are always ready to haggle, but they only accept cash so make sure you big a wad of bills with you. If you need to access more cash, you can use the on-premises ATM.
Green Flea Market
Location: 100 West 77th Street, New York
Hours: Open every Sunday from 10 a.m. to 5:30 p.m.
You don’t have to leave the city to get great deals on beautiful furniture. Green Flea Market has an indoor and outdoor market that operates throughout the year in Manhattan.
Green Flea Market has plenty of high-priced antiques and handmade furniture. If you’re willing to dig a little deeper, though, you can find excellent bargains. In addition to the benefit of buying great furniture at low prices, you won’t have a difficult time carting your new items home.
East Avon Flea Market
Location: 1520 West Henrietta Road, Avon
Hours: Open from 7 a.m. to 2 p.m. every Sunday from May 1until the end of October
East Avon Flea Market is a weekly event with food, drinks, live music and other entertainment. You can also find some excellent deals on a furniture in a variety of styles. Prepare to spend a few hours at East Avon Flea Market so you can find the best deals. Every booth offers something new for you to explore. If you miss a vendor, then you could miss the best deal at the flea market.
You can always find low prices by shopping at Express Furniture Warehouse. When you want to explore other opportunities, though, make sure you visit these bargain hunting fairs throughout New York. With some extra effort, you could find remarkable pieces for sale at ridiculously low prices.