The Best Markets In Lexington, Kentucky

Nina Ariana

Lexington is known for its great food and local art scene. In order to appreciate all that the city has to offer, here are five of the best markets to visit.

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1. Lexington Farmers' Market

Farmers' Market, Market, Vegetarian, Street Food

Lexington Farmers’ Market is a long-standing market, featuring a variety of local vendors. This much-loved neighborhood affair brings together all different types of farmers and craftsmen. The market holds itself to high standards, and space for new vendors is very limited and selective. The crops on display include sweetcorn, tomatoes, meats, honey and a variety of freshly baked goods.

Opening hours: 8am-1pm

2. Bluegrass Farmers' Market

Farmers' Market, Market, Vegetarian, Street Food

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Bluegrass Farmers’ Market prides itself on its fresh produce and delicious, locally produced foods. It sells a variety of baked goods and homemade items. Depending on the season, visitors can find different produce. The market is especially popular in the fall for all of its autumn-time treats.

Opening hours: 3pm-6pm

Berea Flea Market

Berea Flea Market, located in a town about 30 minutes away from Lexington, carries an assortment of secondhand items. Vintage clothes, shoes, bags and jewellery are among the treasures to be found in this unique and unusual market.

Opening hours: Mon-Sat 10am-6pm, Sun 12pm-5pm

475 Paint Lick Rd, Berea, KY, USA, +1 859 986 0899

Georgetown Flea Market

The Georgetown Flea Market is located just outside of Lexington and is a locally owned and run market that’s unique to the bluegrass area of Kentucky. There are many items to be found here, including vintage goods.

Opening hours: Mon-Thurs 10am-6pm, Fri 10am-7pm, Sat 9am-7pm, Sun 9am-6pm

50 Edwards Ave, Georgetown, KY, USA, +1 502 868 0858

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Peddler’s Mall

Peddler’s Mall is located in a town outside of Lexington, but is definitely worth the trip for those who want to travel outside the city in search of some second-hand goods. There’s plenty to find at this local treasure trove, including an assortment of clothes, jewellery, and other unique items.

Opening hours: Mon-Sat 10am-8pm, Sun 11am-6pm

449 Eastern Bypass, Richmond, KY, USA, +1 859 626 0688

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