This weekend marks the end of The Flea’s second month of residency at One Hanson and we’re celebrating by selling the new line of Brownstoner t-shirts. On Sunday from 12:30 to 2, we’ll be set up in the information booth at the entrance to the market with a stash of the new shirts. (Click here to see what one looks like.) Early birds on Saturday will get a shot at finding this week’s scavenger hunt itemsâ€”a Yellow Submarine Blue Meanie and a 1960′s Polaroid 900 “Electric Eye” camera. Suh-weeeet. The Brooklyn Flea will be taking place every Saturday and Sunday through the end of March from 10 am to 5 pm at One Hanson Place. You can take any number of subways to the Atlantic Terminal or the C train to Lafayette.
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