Flea Market

It's almost here... Yahoo ... Flea-Fix Time
Get your Flea Fix on Rte 96 
Friday & Saturday July 7th & 8th

Several Flea markets & MANY Yard sales along Rte 96 Starting in Owego traveling through Catatonk, Candor (96 & 96b), Spencer, West Danby, and on towards Ithaca - Times will be determined by each venue/yard sale. 

We will be hosting an Indoor/Outdoor Flea here at Bostwick Auctions 

If you want to set-up here call David NOW as we are currently accepting reservations. 607-659-4842

Below is the Candor Chamber letter being sent out to all businesses and homes along the route. If not here at Bostwicks feel free to join in with another flea or yard sale :) 


Dear Route 96 Business/Organization/Resident/Church

The Second Annual "Get Your Flea Fix on Route 96" sponsored by the Candor Chamber of Commerce will take place on Friday & Saturday, July 7th and 8th, 2017. Anticipated Hours are 9AM to 5PM both days.

Everyone along Route 96 from Owego to Spencer and on into West Danby & Route 96B up to Gridleyville Crossing Road in Candor is invited to participate. 

The Candor Chamber of Commerce will advertise the event on the Official "Get Your Flea Fix on Route 96" Facebook Page and the Candor Chamber of Commerce Website.  We will also be printing advertising cards to be distributed prior to the event and providing press releases to various local radio, TV and newspaper outlets.  In addition, maps will be made available at several locations on the days of the event.  The Chamber of Commerce will also be posting some signs along Route 96 during the event. 

To Be listed on the map, your location must be on the Route 96 route.  Please e-mail the following information to – fleafix96@gmail.com, no later than July 1, 2017

(1) Name of Business, Organization, Church, Flea Market, Multi Family or Individual Sale.

To be listed as a Flea Market, we ask that you have at least 10 paid vendors. As in all Flea Markets a charge is made for participant space (the venue determines the charge and size of the space). If you do not wish to profit from offering space, may we suggest donating the money to this year’s not-for-profit “The Candor Veterans Memorial Monument.”

To be listed as a Multi-Family Yard/Garage Sale you should have at least 2-9 Participants.

(2) Your Location on Route 96
(3) Will you location be open on both Friday and Saturday?  If not which day. 
(4) Are restrooms available? 
(5) Is Food Available (please list type, cooked, snacks, beverage, etc.). 
(6) If you are a business are you offering event specials? 
(7) For all participants - will you be donating a portion of your proceeds to a local charity? Please provide name of organization. 
(8) Your E-mail Address & Phone Number (this will not appear on the map, we will only use if more information is needed). 

Prior to the event (beginning in June) - we will feature businesses, organizations, churches, etc. on the "Get Your Flea Fix on Route 96" Facebook Page. To be featured, you must be participating in the event.  We will need all of the information provided for the map as well as the following:

(1) A brief History of your business, organization, church, etc.
(2) Types of products/services you offer
(4) Your normal hours of operation
(5) Anything else you would like the public to know. 

It benefits EVERYONE TO ADVERTISE, ADVERTISE, ADVERTISE -  individuals, business & organizations need to showcase the event on their Webpage, Facebook Page and all other social media outlets. Consider making signs and posters to be placed in front of your location ahead of the event to let people know you will be participating in the 2017 "Get Your Flea Fix on Route 96."   Make your own posters and distribute them at work, school, restaurants, etc.  The more we raise awareness and interest in the event the more successful it will be for everyone.

The Chamber of Commerce will have 1000 maps printed.  If your location is listed on the map and you would like to have copies to distribute at your sale, you can pick them up at Up the Creek Consignments in Owego and Bostwick Auctions in Catatonk.  They will be available on July 6th from Noon to 5PM. NO maps can be distributed to the public before the morning of July 7th (at that time the map will also be posted on our Facebook page and Website).

During the EVENT – PLEASE, PLEASE take photos of your sale.  Send the photos along with your location to The Get Your Flea Fix on Route 96 Facebook pageWe will approve and post your submissions all day long. 

Do you have any questions or ideas?  If so, please consider coming to one of our meetings (these are posted on our Facebook Page), or you can contact us by e-mail at fleafix96@gmail.com.  You can also call Linda at 607-972-1443.

Donations to the Candor Veterans Memorial Monument can be made payable to the Candor Chamber of Commerce (note the Veterans Memorial Monument in the Memo Section) – mail to PO Box 32, Candor, NY 13743

Thank you, The Candor Chamber of Commerce & Your Flea Fix on Route 96 Committee. 

Bostwick Flea Market Guide below
November through March we have our indoor winter flea market on the 1st & 3rd Saturday of each month 8am-2pm. We also promote two special indoor/outdoor Flea's July & October
Flea Vendor Guidelines form
Set-up fee for the flea series is $20.00 for the winter and 30.00 for special events. Season passes are available on our opening day for $230.00 for all 12 flea's *** Season passes will have guaranteed space indoors during special events *** Season starts in November
Setup & advertised selling hours are 8am-2pm therefore, we request that vendors remain open until closing time. All flea's are regardless of the weather. 

Folding tables are available for indoor vendors for $5.00 each 
Space rental payments are non-refundable

No food or beverage sales (Kim has the dinner open)

Type of Merchandise you will be selling _____________________________

Name: ______________________________________________________________

Address: ____________________________________________________________


PHONES (Cell & Home) _______________________________________________

Please sign _________________________________________________________

 Vendor info please call 607-659-4842