With over 200 booths set up three times a year, The Junk Ranch is now considered one of Arkansas largest flea markets. The down-home country venue that sits on 35 acres in Prairie Grove, has quickly grown since 2013 into a true celebration of thrift and flea shopping and shoppers. Make a note of the dates, and be sure to join in this joyful event the next time it sets up!
As well as flea market stalls, The Junk Ranch also has plenty of space for handcrafts, local talents and upcycled projects. There is also always a seasonal theme going on, so whichever holiday is coming up around the time of this market, shoppers can find here all the best items to decorate their houses with. There is inspiration aplenty for anyone interested in getting creative themselves, but is is almost impossible to leave this market without buying something that has caught your eye.
As with many flea market, cash is king at The Junk Ranch. So be sure to bring along with you enough of it! The greatest bargains can be had when paying by cash, and there are ATMs on site in case visitors run low – a common occurrence as there is so much here to buy. Stalls are replenished and revitalized for the second day too, so there are always new things to see and buy. From toys to furniture, coin collections to clothes and tools to ornaments, if you can collect it, you will find it at The Junk Ranch.
It is not just about the second hand items at The Junk Ranch. There is also live music, loads of local food and plenty of drinks to be found so visitors can stay energized for the whole two day event. There is a real party atmosphere at The Junk Ranch, and it is easy to see why most visitors will return each time door are open.