Flea Market, market for second hand goods. The best-known flea market in Vienna has been held since 1977 between the Rechte and Linke Wienzeile (near Kettenbrueckengasse) (1994: 215 permanent stands for commercial vendors, 46 double stands and 179 single stands for private vendors). Throughout Austria flea markets of various sizes are sponsored by parishes, associations and private organisations at different times of the year.
Literature#M. Trifter, Der Wiener Flohmarkt, 1988.