The flea markets and markets are places full of life where you can enjoy shopping, people, gastronomy and live shows and spend a pleasant time accompanied by your loved ones. They have already become a tourist attraction and a must for many visitors. The Marina Alta has different popular flea markets specializing in local products, seasonal fruits and vegetables, antiques, books or handicrafts and a long list of treasures to discover. You just have to pay attention to the different fairs and events that take place throughout the year. However, there are some markets that we can enjoy throughout the year, a fixed weekly appointment to have a great time. These are the flea markets and markets that we can go to every weekend.
The trail of Pedreguer
The Pedreguer flea market is held every Sundays from 9:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m. in the Les Galgues Industrial Estate. In it you can find everything from antiques, toys, costume jewellery, furniture, clothing second hand, although there are also stalls for new clothes. And it is that there are both professional vendors and individuals who take the opportunity to get rid of things they no longer want. Real treasures and real bargains to be found! There's also food truck Where to stop for a drink and stalls selling fresh vegetables, pickles or Valencian cocas. You have to go early, the earlier the better since it is huge.
Mercat del riurau de Jesús Pobre
It is completely different from before. It is a smaller market that is held in the riurau of the local entity. This space has been restored and is used as a market and meeting place every Sundays from 9:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m.. During the summer it is held from 6:00 p.m. to 11:00 p.m. Farmers and producers in the area and they offer fruits and vegetables, honey, cheeses, oil, wine, mistela, craft beer, jams. It is a very close environment and you can buy local products while chatting with producers, ideal if you come for a few days or are on vacation and want to get to know the Marina Alta a little more. There is also tables to have a drink and live music.
Trace of El Verger
It is a trail that runs parallel to the road that crosses El Verger. It is celebrated every Sundays from 9:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m.. Some 350 stalls are set up antiques, decoration, vintage furniture or plants. There are also clothes, jewelery and even fresh food products. You can take the opportunity to have breakfast on one of the terraces on the street.
Xaló Terra Market
It's a organic and craft market where we can find local, local products. It is celebrated every sSaturdays from 8:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m.. It is without a doubt, one of the best known of the region To the point that a tourist bus visits it every day. In addition to local food products, you can sign vintage items, from old wooden furniture, farm tools, old photographs, kitchenware to vinyl or neon signs. It can become a paradise for collectors. In this market there are also musical performancess live and activities such as tastings or children's workshops to spend a morning with family or friends.
He general market of Calpe is celebrated the Saturdays from 8:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m. on Avenida de Rumanía so it is another alternative for your weekend. There are plenty of positions to get kilos of fruit and vegetables at the best price, clothing and accessories among other items. You will surely be surprised since it is also a very large market. It is an ideal way to enjoy your visit or your holidays in the Marina Alta.