Tsukuba Flea Market

We will be hosting a flea market at the outdoor plaza of “Tonarie Tsukuba Square” in Tsukuba City, Ibaraki Prefecture, featuring shops that offer a range of items from antique goods to plants and craft creations. The venue is conveniently located, directly connected to TX Tsukuba Station, ensuring easy accessibility. For those arriving by car, there are approximately 4,000 nearby parking spaces available. Please be aware that the event may be canceled depending on the circumstances.

We are also sharing information on social media platforms.

<Scheduled Dates>

  • October 21 (Sat) – 22 (Sun), 10:00 AM – 4:00 PM
  • November 18 (Sat) – 19 (Sun), 10:00 AM – 4:00 PM
  • December 16 (Sat) – 17 (Sun), 10:00 AM – 4:00 PM

Admission is free. Event will proceed in rainy weather, and will be canceled in severe weather conditions.


2nd-floor Pedestrian Deck Plaza, Tonarie Tsukuba Square 1-6-1 Azuma, Tsukuba City, Ibaraki Prefecture, 305-0031

Number of Vendors

Up to 80 vendors per session

Vendor Recruitment Guidelines

Vendor applications accepted until December 2023

Vendor Fees

  • Merchandise/Food Sales: ¥4,400 (Width: 2.5m to Depth: 2.5m)
  • Merchandise/Food Sales: ¥5,500 (Width: 3m to Depth: 3m)
  • Food Vendor (Food Truck): ¥5,500 *Vehicle total weight up to 2 tons
    Participation with food trucks exceeding a total weight of 2 tons is not possible. Please make sure to confirm your vehicle inspection certificate before applying.

Permissible Items for Sale

  • Vintage clothing, tableware, accessories, interior décor, furniture, etc., from different eras.
  • Upcycled items, refurbished products, and remade goods.
  • Fresh flowers, potted plants, various plants. Processed items with added craftsmanship. Floral materials.
  • Handcrafted products and decorations made from materials.
  • Clothing, Western-style sundries. Items not mass-produced.
  • Craft items such as pottery, glass, leather, woodworking, etc.
  • artworks like paintings.
  • Vegetables. Homemade items like jams and baked goods. (Submission of permits is required.)
  • Drinks, prepared food. (Food and beverage application is mandatory.)

*Selling of ready-made products is not permitted.
*This is a sales event for individual business owners.
*For other situations that are difficult to judge, please contact us.
*Reasons for being ineligible for participation will not be disclosed.

Vendor Requirements

Having your own shop or individual dedicated social media accounts for actively promoting the event.

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New Concept in Tsukuba Flea Market】Now, participation is open for individuals who wish to share their collector’s items or historically significant items with others. While household items are not eligible for sale, items such as antique goods, furniture, pottery, vases, records, old books, clocks, precious metals, kimonos, hanging scrolls, folk crafts, and more are welcomed. Feel free to consult with us first. We will provide full support in bridging the gap to the next owner!

Vendor Booth Size:180cm × 90cm / Vendor Fee: ¥2,200

Application Details

Please review the following and provide your information through the application form.

You are welcome to apply for a booth in a wide range of genres including antiques, vintage items, crafts, food, and vegetables. However, priority will be given to maintaining the flea market atmosphere. It is a requirement for application that you assist in promoting the event on your own social media platforms. We look forward to receiving your applications.

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