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Address: 176 Lafayette Ave, Brooklyn, NY 11238
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The Brooklyn Flea & Smorgasburg Winter Indoor Market is open December -...

The Brooklyn Flea & Smorgasburg Winter Indoor Market is open December - March. The market often changes location each year so please check our website before coming out to visit us. Thanks!

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A little out of the way but interesting and peaceful.

It is a bit of a shlep from Manhattan but there are some interesting finds from time to time. It's free and there is gorgeous architecture all around. Granted, I haven't always... read more

Reviewed 17 August 2016
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Louisville, KY
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London, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 10 November 2016

There’s some stalls, there’s some street food, there’s lots of people. The Fort Greene Flea is no better and no worse than most other flea markets. I can’t give it higher praise (here or in my own head) just because it’s in a trendy part of Brooklyn.

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Thank LDN_2009
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146 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 107 helpful votes
Reviewed 18 September 2016 via mobile

We travelled from Floral Park on the LIRR to get here alighting at Atlantic Terminal. The market was a short walk from here. This market is not to be confused with Brooklyn Flea market which is in Williamsburg. We spent 3 hours meandering around here looking at vintage furniture, clothing and nick knacks. There were several street food stalls and... More 

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Thank PeacefulWarrior67
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Reviewed 27 August 2016 via mobile

We caught the subway over from Manhattan and found the market easily after a casual stroll through the leafy streets and brown stones. The market was smaller than I expected but some excellent stalls with some of the most wonderful vintage dresses I've ever seen. We managed to find some great vintage scores at reasonable prices. Only downside is that... More 

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Louisville, KY
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Reviewed 17 August 2016 via mobile

It is a bit of a shlep from Manhattan but there are some interesting finds from time to time. It's free and there is gorgeous architecture all around. Granted, I haven't always come away with a purchase and it isn't as big as the Williamsburg Flea but if you want to get away from touristy Manhattan this will serve well.... More 

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Brooklyn, New York
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 115 helpful votes
Reviewed 30 July 2016

This Flea was so much smaller than I imagined. As others have said, it's located in a school (?) parking lot so the asphalt is hot (I was there on a sunny 93 degrees Sat. morning). The vendors have a lot of used, old, vintage things as well some (very few) new items (clothing). But searching for vintage items or... More 

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Columbus, OH
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Reviewed 20 June 2016

Our family enjoyed shopping at the Fort Greene Flea. There is no cost for entry and there is a good number of vendors selling pretty much everything you can think of. There are clothes, furniture, art, jewelry, vintage toys, arts and craft items, food and drink vendors, etc. If it is a hot day expect to be warm, the flea... More 

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Christiansburg, Virginia
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Reviewed 13 June 2016

I'm a flea market snob and decided to venture out here on a recent trip to Manhattan. It was a pretty easy ride on the C train and just a few blocks walk through a pleasant neighborhood to find this place. Plenty of vendors, most of whom were friendly and answered questions about their merch. Also some decent food vendors... More 

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Minneapolis, Minnesota
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 110 helpful votes
Reviewed 29 May 2016 via mobile

The food vendors were good. The biggest donuts you have ever seen. I wish there were more artisan vendors selling things. The vintage stuff was insanely priced. It's a long cab ride from Manhattan. We wandered around the neighborhood and didn't really find anything else cool which was disappointing. I wouldn't can over here again for this market. If I... More 

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Seymour, Connecticut
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Reviewed 18 May 2016

A good number of vendors, but quite high prices for a flea market. Not much of a diverse selection of things. There were definitely not 30+ food vendors either.

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Sydney
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Reviewed 1 May 2016 via mobile

Get out of Manhattan and the now tired Hells Kitchen and Chelsea markets, the markets in Brooklyn are so much better and the stall holders are fun and know their antiques and homewares.

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