Where to Shop: Venues & Pavilions
A shopping extravaganza, year-round!
First Monday Trade Days operates over hundreds of acres and provides spaces and booths for several thousand vendors.
This gigantic world-famous flea market consists of various buildings and shopping areas including but not limited to:
Original First Monday Park
The Original First Monday Park is where it all started, and where most visitors begin their shopping extravaganza! It has acres of vendors, and miles of paved aisles, and is operated by the City of Canton.
The grounds are accessible via multiple entrances, including the Main Gate on Groves Street, East Gate on Highway 19, the North Entrance on Van Zandt County Road VZCR 2106 (Wynne Road), and the West Entrance on FM 859.
Shopping venues include:
- Trade Centers 1, 2, 3 and 4
- Canton Civic Center
- Dry Creek Landing
- Outdoor vendor lots
Or you can contact the park at 800 First Monday Lane, P O Box 665, Canton, TX 75103. Phone 903.567.6556.
Creekside Shops at First Monday
A covered, indoor shopping area at First Monday
Canton Civic Center
The Canton Civic Center is an indoor, air-conditioned facility containing 34,000 square feet of space and operated by the City of Canton.
The building is used on First Monday weekends to house antique and collectibles dealers.
During other times, the Civic Center is used as a convention hall, banquet facility, concert hall, and venue for trade shows and RV rally headquarters.
It is also the host facility for the annual Quilt Show in October, and the Blue Grass Festival in June.
The Civic Center is surrounded by acres of RV parking.
Additional information about the Civic Center is available by calling 903.567.1067 or visiting www.FirstMondayCanton.com.
Lewis First Monday Section
Original Pavilion, and Dixie Cart Rental, at First Monday Trade Days
Adjacent to the original First Monday Park is the Lewis First Monday area, including these shopping venues:
- Original Trade Days Pavilions I, II, III
- The Arbors I, II and III
- The Atrium
- Pavilions 4000, 4500, 6000, 6500
- Creekside Shops
- Outdoor booth spaces
The Lewis First Monday office is located at 385 W. Dallas, Canton, TX, 75103. Phone: 903.581.1876 or 903.567.3037
For more information:
Old Mill Marketplace
The Old Mill Marketplace is situated on 100 acres, just 3 blocks east of downtown Canton on Texas Highway 64.
The Old Mill Marketplace complex features 7 shopping pavilions, The Village Shops,The Mountain and an RV park.
It is located at 542 East Dallas Street, Canton, Texas. Phone 903.567.5445.
The Village Shops in Canton
Welcome to the Mountain!
The Village Shops
The Village Shops encompasses over 12 acres of permanent shops, next door and west of the Old Mill Marketplace on Highway 64.
The Village includes over 100 specialized shops coupled with a food court, and offers close parking and convenient accessibility.
Phone 903.567.5445 or visit www.OldMillMarketPlace.com
The Mountain is built as an Old West town, nestled on a wooded hillside, just east of downtown Canton on Highway 64, close to the Old Mill Marketplace and The Village.
In addition to unique shops and restaurants, it also offers overnight lodging. And be sure to see the gunfighters on The Mountain!
For more information, visit the website of The Mountain in Canton TX or phone 903.567.5445.
The Canton Marketplace features 93,000 square feet of air-conditioned shopping, just north of the original grounds, and south of I-20 on Texas Highway 19.
The Marketplace features over 300 vendors, a food court, deli, cantina, seasonal events, an ATM, and paved parking.
Their RV park includes 100 full hook-ups and associated amenities. Visit other shopping areas with their free trolley service.
The Marketplace features two trolleys that run continuously during trade days.
It is open late on Friday and Saturday nights on First Monday weekends, till 8pm.
For more information, visit the website of the Canton Marketplace.
It is located at 1455 North Trade Days Boulevard, Highway 19, Canton, Texas 75103. Phone 903.567.7772.
Other Shopping Venues
Canton Trade Center Pavilion - near the corner of Highways 19 and 64. Vendors, plus an RV park. Open air and enclosed pavilion at Highways 19 & 64. Phone 903.567.4343
Curry Animal Grounds - just east of downtown, opposite the Old Mill Marketplace on Highway 64. Phone 903.567.6197.
McLemee Animal Grounds - east of downtown Canton, South side of Tyler St. between Hwy. 19 & 64. Phone 903.567.1177
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