Next Youngstown Flea on July 23

Have you checked out the incredible Youngstown Flea yet? While June's event is now behind us, you can mark your calendars in advance for next month's installment on July 23. In case you aren't familiar, Youngstown Flea is a once-per-month gathering of local food, art, and craft vendors next to the Covelli Centre. Keep reading to learn more about this growing local phenomenon!

The Flea offers a chance for local artisans of all varieties to show off their hand-crafted wares to future happy customers, all while promoting a sense of revitalization and excitement in the heart of downtown Youngstown! As an example of what the Flea has to offer, check out the amazing craftsmanship on display in the form of handmade pens by Special Touch Creations. The market also offers items as diverse as clothing, BBQ, coffee, handmade soap, and fresh produce, all produced locally by individuals and small businesses. There is truly something for everyone!

On this past Saturday, June 25, The Youngstown Flea held its third meeting of 2016 following previous events on April 23 and May 21. According to organizers of the market, the scope of the Flea has grown with each successive installment, with the latest drawing more than 60 vendors! If you haven't yet attended one of the monthly gatherings, July 23 is your next chance to correct this mistake! The Flea is also scheduled for August 20, September 24, and October 22 and runs from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m.

If you would like to learn more about the Youngstown Flea and its many vendors, check out the organization's website at youngstownflea.com. Happy shopping!