Maria Tocco

RI News
8:05 am
Mon June 10, 2013

The Providence Flea Opens for the Summer

The Providence Flea is a new upscale flea market open in downtown Providence for the summer.
Credit Flo Jonic / RIPR

A new, upscale flea market is attracting crowds to downtown Providence on Sundays; it’s not your typical flea market.

You won’t find tube socks or cheap baubles at the Providence Flea. Pleasantly situated on the Providence River Greenway overlooking the city skyline, the flea market features vendors who sell antiques and collectibles, vintage clothing and unique handmade objects.  It was founded by Maria Tocco, a top advisor to Lieutenant Governor Elizabeth Roberts.

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