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Address: 2900 Navy Way (At Main Street), Alameda, CA
Phone Number: (510) 522-7500
10:00 am - 5:00 pm
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antique sale 2.0

well what can you say , if it's not at this sale it dose't exist in CA , went there and found at least 3 of everything we were looking for priced from low to high , shop well

5 of 5 starsReviewed February 8, 2016
Alameda, California
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Alameda, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 8, 2016

well what can you say , if it's not at this sale it dose't exist in CA , went there and found at least 3 of everything we were looking for priced from low to high , shop well

Thank thedude510
San Francisco, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 9, 2015

Overwhelming and 90 degrees in the shade, but what a feast for shoppers and vintage hounds. It helps to be a Baby Boomer, as you can actually identify the stuff that the kids are swooning over (and wondering what it was used for back in the good old days.) Clothing, jewelry, linens, furniture, vinyl, collectibles, pictures, mirrors, artwork, glassware, silver,... More 

Thank Laurie F
San Francisco, California
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75 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 12, 2015 via mobile

I have been attending this collectibles market sporadically for years. Don't let the cooler winter days keep you from going. This last June there were over 900 dealers/sellers! Most folks go in at 9am when the entrance price drops to $5. Something for everyone, including food, coffee, wonderfully odoriferous porta potties.... My suggestion is to start at the back and... More 

1 Thank Mthebaker
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 21, 2015 via mobile

Cheap to get in, ATM's if you need more cash, everyone is wheelin'n'dealin, amazing new stuff that looks old, crazy antiques, oddities, clothing, art and food trucks with amazing food. Crazy great way to spend the day

Thank beachfatty
San Jose, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 2, 2014

This is one of the biggest outdoor markets I've found. If you want to see it all come early and plan to stay well into the early afternoon. Don't worry there's food stands and trucks to keep you going! Firstly, the actual event is called "Alameda Point Antiques Faire" but the management company is called " Michaan's Auctions" (Also in... More 

1 Thank Peter S
Brentwood, CA
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 7, 2013

Being that we arrived at 11am and already tired from the night before, I didn't hold onto much hope for an enjoyable experience. I am happy to report that we were all pleasantly surprised, this place is great, it's huge and it's got variety! I also really liked that it was outside in the fresh air and even though there... More 

1 Thank Araceli921
San Francisco, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 14, 2013

Well, I can say I've been to a lot of flea markets. This one beats them all hands down. This is a flea market specializing in antiques and collectibles not car rims and tools made in China. There are hundreds of vendors, and what surprises me is how each vendor manages to set up appealing displays of their merchandise. It... More 

Thank unclesmooth
San Francisco, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 13, 2012

The Alameda Flea Market is not for the casual browser. First off, the market itself is really big. Even if you go through it fairly quickly, it can take you at least three hours to see all of the vendors' offerings. Second, it is primarily a collectibles market. There aren't too many people there who have just cleaned out their... More 

Thank st_mike407
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 5, 2011

1000 + vendors of antiques and collectibles. You can always find a great deal and unique items. One of the best outdoor markets to visit... Good food, on the bay and more booths than you can get through on a day

2 Thank Wktravels
San Jose
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 3, 2007

The Antiques by the Bay show put on at Alameda Point the first Sunday of every month does not disappoint in the view department and it does offer a wide variety of interesting antiques and collectables. Despite their claims, there are a lot of reproductions and stuff made to look old like reworked furniture and old linens made into purses.... More 

1 Thank Nomad60

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