Maine Flea Markets Guide
In Maine, summer is flea market season: a time of year when you never know what you'll find wherever antiques dealers and other vendors gather. From Maine's biggest city--Portland--to more off-the-beaten-path locales, here's where to hunt for bargains and one-of-a-kind treasures at Maine flea markets.
125 Kennebec Street
Friday through Sunday, year-round
Portland, Maine's year-round flea market has been accumulating accolades. Shoppers love hunting here for vintage, antique and handcrafted items offered by more than 50 sellers. Hours are noon to 5 p.m. Fridays and 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. weekends.
Waterfront Flea Market
14 Maine Street/Route 201
Saturdays and Sundays, year-round
One of the most unique indoor flea markets in Maine and a must-see if you're traveling in the Midcoast region. Located on Route 201 in a big, red-brick building on the right after you cross the bridge going into Brunswick, this flea market features about 75 vendors. Operates every weekend, 9 a.m. to 5 p.m.
Montsweag Flea Market
6 Hunnewell Lane
Wednesdays, Fridays, Saturdays and Sundays, seasonal
This flea market, located just off Route 1 about 7 miles north of Bath, is open from 5 a.m. to 2 p.m. on Wednesdays, 7 a.m. to 2 p.m. Fridays and 6 a.m. to 2 p.m. weekends from Mother's Day weekend in May through Columbus Day weekend in October.
The Wednesday market focuses on antiques and collectibles: You'll find more diverse merchandise Friday through Sunday.
Southern Maine Indoor Flea Market
578 US Route 1
Antiques aren't your thing? There's still a flea market for you in Maine. This large, indoor, year-round flea market features a wide variety of vendors including many offering new merchandise at bargain prices.
Hours are 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Monday through Sunday.
950 Bucksport Road/Route 1
Thursdays and Fridays
This Ellsworth antique store and open air flea market is open Thursdays and Fridays from 8 a.m. until 3 or 4 p.m., and the cool thing is: Outdoor vendor space is free! They even provide tables. And a porta potty.
Hobby Horse Flea Market
383 East Main Street/Route 1
Daily except Tuesdays, seasonal
Located in Searsport on Route 1, this indoor/outdoor flea market is open most days (closed Tuesdays) from May through mid-October from 9 a.m. until 5 p.m. Browse a variety of antiques, collectibles and bargain-priced finds.
Cascade Flea Market
885 Portland Road
Weekends May through mid-June and September through October, daily mid-June through August
This outdoor flea market with affordable vendor spaces is located just off Route 1 in southern Maine.
Maine Flea Market listings last updated June 2016. It is always a good idea to call ahead to confirm dates and hours of operation before your flea market trip.