An enormous outside flea market with meals, distributors and raffles is again in Sparks, Kansas.
Individuals drove hours to attend the present, many coming from throughout Kansas, Missouri and Nebraska. Distributors with trinkets, meals and any decorations possible on the market lined the block of 240 Street in Sparks alongside Freeway 7.
Parking and admission to the flea market are free. That is the thirty ninth yr the present has been held, though it was canceled final spring as a result of COVID-19 pandemic. The flea market is open from 8 a.m. to five p.m. Saturday and Sunday, Could 1 and a pair of.
Two girls, Wendy Kremer and Robbin Krivohlavek, mentioned they like to attend the twice-yearly market, although they don’t reside shut.
“We left Dorchester (Nebraska) at 5:30 this morning,” Krivohlavek mentioned.
They did not come to city with something particular to purchase, simply the purpose of filling the cart they introduced.
“The junk! The good things. Good treasures, good furnishings,” the ladies mentioned.
They mentioned a basket, a few finish tables and a ladder had been on the listing as objects to presumably come again and get.
Most individuals attending the market had a cart. Marlene and Rachel Panthos had simply began their day on the market however knew their cart was going to turn out to be useful.
“That is our fourth yr, fourth or fifth yr, visiting and so we form of have realized we deliver our lunch and our water and carry our wagon, and by the point we’re able to go dwelling the wagon is overflowing with treasures,” Marlene Panthos mentioned.
Fortunately those that made the journey to the market had been met with solar and heat climate. For many who have attended beforehand, the great climate was a deal with this time.
“We’ve come within the rain earlier than and the chilly and dust. So that is beautiful,” Marlene Panthos mentioned.