The Original Holmes County Flea Market will open on Thursday, March 6th, and be open every Thursday, Friday, and Saturday from 9am to 5pm until Saturday, December 20th of 2014. Parking is free for Holmes County residents, and outside visitors pay a nominal parking fee. The Market can be reached at 330-893-0900 or at www.holmesfleamarket.com
Also stretching a healthy 50,000 square feet is the Walnut Creek Amish Flea Market in Sugarcreek. Separated into color-coded buildings all part of the main campus, this Market is home to over 200 vendor stations, even featuring a full food court of local eateries, including a bakery, chocolate factory, Smith's Ice Cream, and bulk food store, among others.
Not only is the Walnut Creek Amish Flea Market a shopping center, but it is also host to weekly live entertainment, a full schedule for which can be found on the market's website. There are also monthly and weekly giveaways that vary in theme and value, such as tickets to the Amish Country Theater, or vendor baskets.
Opening on Thursday, March 27th, the Walnut Creek Amish Flea Market will be open every Thursday, Friday and Saturday from 9am to 5pm. They can be reached at 330-852-0181 or at www.walnutcreekamishfleamarket.com.
Both Flea Markets welcome bus tours and large groups. When in Amish country, consider the Millersburg, Ohio Barn Inn Bed and Breakfast for your lodging choice. where a full country breakfast is served with each stay.
Submitted by Stephanie Winegar
March 5, 2014