For more Information Contact:

Kelli Fontenot, media/public relations manager
Lake Charles/Southwest Louisiana Convention & Visitors Bureau
(337) 436-9588


Flea Fest 2019


LAKE CHARLES, La. (April 3, 2019) – Flea Fest’s spring show will be Saturday – Sunday, April 6 – 7 from 9 a.m. – 5 p.m. at the Burton Complex Event Barn at 7001 Gulf Highway.

Celebrating its thirteenth semi-annual show, Flea Fest will cover nearly 4 acres featuring over 300 vendors from 5 states offering merchandise including antiques, collectibles, handcrafted items, art work, furniture, unique apparel and jewelry, plants, and even a farmers’ market with homemade milk, honey, soaps, and more.  This family-friendly shopping festival will also offer pony rides, a petting zoo, face painting and adoptable pets.  Food can be purchased from food trucks featuring Cajun, Brazilian, and French cuisine, barbecue, sweets and more.

This “One Big Happy Flea Market Event” was 1 of only 3 events in the U.S. chosen to be featured in Country Living Magazine’s recent “Worth the Trip” article.

Admission to the event is $5 for adults and free for children 12 and under.  Early Bird tickets are available on Saturday from 8 a.m. – 9 a.m. at $10 for adults and free for children 12 and under.  Tickets are only available at the gate for cash only.  The event is entirely covered and will go on rain or shine.

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