Entertainment and food are available at this top flea market in Illinois.

Going To Flea Markets Is A Hobby

I will be honest with you. When I was a kid, I went to a lot of flea markets. It was a weekend hobby for my parents. There was not ever anything specific they were searching for, they just enjoyed looking around at all the collectibles and bargains.


I remember many a Sunday after church traveling all over northern Illinois and southern Wisconsin checking out the next interesting flea market. I was usually pretty bored. There was not much for a kid with no money to do. Just a bunch of stuff to buy. If I was lucky, there would be a stand selling hot dogs.

Photo From Kane County Flea Market Facebook Page
Photo From Kane County Flea Market Facebook Page

Types Of Flea Markets

Many of the major flea markets in our area are held outdoors in the summer. It is much easier to find the area to hold a big event outside in a parking lot or something similar. There are some good indoor ones to check out during the winter months too. Depending on where they are held, they almost feel like stores and malls.


More Than Just A Flea Market At Top Rated Indoor Location In Illinois

There is an indoor location in Illinois that takes it to the next level. It is more than just a flea market. There are different kinds of food and entertainment too. That is why it is one of the top-rated flea markets in Illinois.

Outdoor Flea Market
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Five Star Indoor Swap Mart Takes Flea Market To The Next Level

I found a very unique indoor flea market in Illinois that is definitely worth checking out. It is Five Star Indoor Swap Mart which is located at 270 West North Avenue in Villa Park, Illinois. It is just a short drive from Rockford.

Not only do they have all kinds of great bargains and collectibles. There is so much more to experience including three restaurants, bar, game room, movie theater, crafts, contests, giveaways, live entertainment, clowns, bands, DJs, magicians, face painters, and more.  It is fun for the whole family.

For more info, HERE.

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