The St. Catharines Factory Outlet Flea Market is the largest and longest standing indoor & outdoor market in the Niagara region. The doors opened in 1987 to thousands of customers every Sunday and the traditions continues over 25 years later.
flea market: (noun) a market, often outdoors, consisting of a number of individual stalls selling old or used articles, curios and antiques, cut-rate merchandise, etc.
Related forms: flea-mar·ket·er, flea-mar·ket·eer
The Retail Business Holidays Act of Ontario prohibited most stores from opening on Sundays until June 1990, however there were many exceptions to these rules and vending at the flea market was one of those exceptions.