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First Monday Trade Days ... in Canton Texas ... visit there now!

Canton Texas and First Monday Trade Days

Located about 40 miles west of Tyler via Texas Highway 64 or Interstate Highway I-20 is the City of Canton, the county seat of Van Zandt County, and home of the First Monday Trade Days.

First Monday Trade Days

First Monday Trade Days ... in Canton Texas ... visit there now!It is considered the largest free flea market in the United States, and is held on Thursday - Sunday preceding the first Monday of each month.

Up to 100,000 visitors can shop there in a given weekend.

Visit our new site for details about First Monday venues, market dates, parking, lodging, dining, attractions, the City of Canton and much more information!


Hotels and Lodging for First Monday Trade Days

While Canton has several motels and other accommodations, many visitors choose the wide variety and greater number of hotels and motels available in nearby Tyler.

In Canton, accommodations include Super 8, Motel 6, Best Western, Comfort Inn, Days Inn and various RV and B&B units.

Driving Directions from Tyler to Canton for First Monday Trade Days

There are two main routes to reach First Monday Trade Days when traveling from Tyler to Canton

There are two main routes to reach First Monday Trade Days when traveling from Tyler to Canton.

Texas Highway 64: is the shortest and most direct route, however it is a two-lane road. It is about 38 miles from downtown Tyler, and takes about 45 minutes.

U.S. 69 & I-20: An alternative four-lane route is to take U.S. Highway 69 north from Tyler up to Interstate Highway I-20, and procede west on I-20 to Canton Exit 527. This route is about 41 miles, and typically takes about 52 minutes.

First Monday Trade Days Dates for 2014

The following Thursday - Friday - Saturday - Sunday market dates for Canton First Monday Trade Days have been set for 2014:

  • May 1 - 4, 2014
  • May 29 - June 1, 2014
  • July 3 - 6, 2014
  • July 31 - August 3, 2014
  • August 28 - 31, 2014
  • October 2 - 5, 2014
  • October 30 - November 2, 2014
  • November 27 - 30, 2014
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