Topic: Winter Flea Market

Flea market founder Maria Tocco gained inspiration from other markets in Boston and Brooklyn. Tocco hopes to  find a year-round home for the market, as well as host event at the University and spotlight non-profits.

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Flea market warms cold Providence winter

January 27, 2019 0 comments

Old fur coats with faded fabric lie piled next to brass lamps and boxes of cracked, yellowed vinyl slips. A worn teddy bear and an ancient film camera appeared to stare at first-edition comic books on folding card tables. This is a flea market — a monument to those fascinated by the eclectic, the odd and the creative.