At the flea market you can always expect to find not just great deals, but hidden treasures you can’t find in stores. It’s like a treasure hunt–you’ll never know what you’re going to find next. And for that price?! It’s a steal!! Shops stalls, food, stages events, and more it’s a flea market like you’ve never experienced before!
1. W Market (Shinsekai Market)
W Market has a longstanding history of over 100 years! Every Sunday you can expect W Market’s priceless market in Shinsekai, near the famous Tsutenkaku Tower. Cafes, misc. goods, second-hand clothing, decorations, and more! Be sure to check out the pop-up stores as well–changing every week! Nothing has a price tag–experience the thrill of negotiating to get the best deal.
Wマーケット (W Market (Shinsekai Market))
1-21-12 Ebisuhigashi, Naniwa-ku, Osaka-shi, Osaka
Dates & Times:Every Sunday, 11:00~17:00
– Ebisucho Station – Osaka Metro Sakaisuji Line (Exit 3), ~30 seconds on foot
– Shinimamiya Station – JR Loopline, ~7 min. on foot
2. Ashiharabashi UP MARKET
Every third Sunday of the month you can check out Ashiharabashi UP MARKET. Each time over 100 shops participate: from accessories, to hand made items, and even food, there’s so much to see. Once you’re done shopping, check out the main Times Stage to see Japanese taiko drums, jazz performances and more for free!
芦原橋 UP MARKET (Ashiharabashi UP MARKET)T
Dates & Times:The third Sunday of the month 10:30~16:00
**July, August, and September – Night Market Times: 16:00~21:00
Times Event Space
1-7 Naniwahigashi, Naniwa-ku, Osaka-shi, Osaka
– Ashiharabashi Station – JR Loop Line – ~2 min. on foot
– Ashiharabashi Station – Nankai Koya Line (Shiomibashi Line) – ~5 min. on foot
Station Plaza Event Space
Nearest Station:At the overpass that is marked with parasols from JR Ashiharabashi Station to Times Event Space
Salt Valley Event Space
1-2-3 Naniwahigashi, Naniwa-ku, Osaka
Nearest Station:Ashiharabashi Station – JR Loop Line – ~2 min. on foot
3. Umekiki Mokuyou Marché
From farm to kitchen: meet the producers as you purchase your ingredients. Find the freshest food products and learn more about each item straight from the people who grew it or made it! Umekiki Mokuyou Marché is held every Thursday at Umekita, Basement level 1 (South Bldg.).
Umekiki 木曜マルシェ (Umekiki Mokuyou Marché)
Address:大阪府大阪市北区大深町4-20 グランフロント大阪 地下1階(南館入口前)
Grand Front Osaka B1 (South Bldg., Entrance), 4-20 Ofukacho, Kita-ku, Osaka-shi, Osaka
Dates & Times:Every Thursdays, 12:00~19:00
– Osaka Station – JR Line (Central North Exit), ~3 min. on foot
– Umeda Station – Osaka Metro Midosuji Line, Hankyu Lines, & Hanshin Lines, ~5 min. on foot
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