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Melrose Trading Post

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This is a great place if you love markets, and it's for a good cause. Huge variety of stuff at a... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Natalie S
More Than Meets The Eye

There is surprisingly a lot to see at the Melrose Trading Post. It is like a trendier, smaller Rose... read more

Reviewed 25 October 2017
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“flea market”(9 reviews)
“rose bowl”(3 reviews)
The Melrose Trading Post is operated by Greenway Arts Alliance, a community-based nonprofit organization whose mission is to unite communities through art, education and enterprise. gaa-logo Every Sunday, the Melrose Trading Post offers a constantly...more
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7850 Melrose Ave, Faifax High School Parking Lot - at Melrose and Fairfax Avenue, Los Angeles, CA 90046-7210
Central L.A
+1 323-655-7679
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Reviewed 1 week ago

This is a great place if you love markets, and it's for a good cause. Huge variety of stuff at a huge variety of prices, so browse the whole thing before buying! You can find some similar things for much cheaper a bit further back...More

Thank Natalie S
Reviewed 24 September 2018 via mobile

Fun open air market on Sundays. Admission fee goes towards the Fairfax high school. Lots of vendors selling antiques, collectibles and hand made items. A section is devoted to food and two area with live musical performances. Tip: Enter on Melrose and Genessee Avenues and...More

Thank Gloria W
Reviewed 15 May 2018

We went this past Sunday and it was HUGE!!!!! Way bigger than I imagined. There are vintage clothing stands, classic records, food trucks, and live music. There is something here for everyone. We went in a big group and everyone walked away with something they...More

2  Thank Lauras_Munchies
Reviewed 25 October 2017

There is surprisingly a lot to see at the Melrose Trading Post. It is like a trendier, smaller Rose Bowl Flea Market.

1  Thank itsthetravelguy
Reviewed 2 September 2017

Old crap everywhere .. They say iconic,instyle ,nope broke people trying to dump theyre old crap ,smells like mothballs . Stuff your grandma would be trying to get rid of . Pretty sad to see so many broke people ,trying to look rich 😢

1  Thank Eric P
Reviewed 13 August 2017 via mobile

This flea market was on my bucket list and it didn't disappoint. There was a great variety of vendors and food selections.

Thank PattiC1
Reviewed 10 July 2017

After a random finding one weekend a couple of year back, we were excited to make a return to the site. Fun, funky stuff to browse and buy, and don't miss the food court!

Thank staceyp87
Reviewed 3 July 2017 via mobile

Ok. I love flea markets for its vintage and collectibles but this place is filled with clothing made for young college/artsy type people. Which is fine but it lost its edge from 10 years ago. The $3 admission is for what again? You're better off...More

1  Thank Huy D
Reviewed 1 June 2017

a little disappointing as i hoped to see more antiques and collectibles, and also strolling type music. there was stall after stall of vintage clothing, the occasional table of other items. very overpriced as well. one of the most annoying things was the as i...More

Thank draftxng
Reviewed 17 May 2017 via mobile

I loved this flea market! It had so much cool things to quite a good price. This is where I did my best shopping in LA. It's a must if you're in LA on a Sunday!

1  Thank RebeckaJohansson
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