Flea Market at 50

Allen Worrell/The Carroll News In what was supposed to be a great weather weekend for the 50th annual VFW Labor Day Gun Show & Flea Market, remnants of Hurricane Harvey reversed course and had other plans. Dismal weather Friday kept most folks away from Hillsville. This photo taken Saturday shows a large crowd despite a chilly and cloudy day. The biggest turnout was Sunday, by far, as the sun finally came out. -
Several vendors had special 50th VFW Labor Day Flea Market & Gun Show merchandise to mark this year’s milestone event. -
A Historic Hillsville banner overseas a large crowd of Flea Market goers on Saturday in Hillsville. -
Oddities and novelties can always be found in Hillsville during the VFW Flea Market and Labor Day Gun Show. - -
Pinocchio appears to be listening to see who might want a Coca-Cola on Saturday during the flea market in Hillsville. - -
A vendor inside the Grover King VFW Post 1115 in Hillsville had a nearly complete set of commemorative souvenir buttons from the annual VFW Labor Day Gun Show & Flea Market. - -
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In what was supposed to be a great weather weekend for the 50th annual VFW Labor Day Gun Show & Flea Market, remnants of Hurricane Harvey reversed course and had other plans. Dismal weather Friday kept most folks away from Hillsville. This photo taken Saturday shows a large crowd despite a chilly and cloudy day. The biggest turnout was Sunday, by far, as the sun finally came out.

Allen Worrell/The Carroll News In what was supposed to be a great weather weekend for the 50th annual VFW Labor Day Gun Show & Flea Market, remnants of Hurricane Harvey reversed course and had other plans. Dismal weather Friday kept most folks away from Hillsville. This photo taken Saturday shows a large crowd despite a chilly and cloudy day. The biggest turnout was Sunday, by far, as the sun finally came out.
https://www.thecarrollnews.com/wp-content/uploads/2017/09/web1_FleaCrowd.jpgAllen Worrell/The Carroll News In what was supposed to be a great weather weekend for the 50th annual VFW Labor Day Gun Show & Flea Market, remnants of Hurricane Harvey reversed course and had other plans. Dismal weather Friday kept most folks away from Hillsville. This photo taken Saturday shows a large crowd despite a chilly and cloudy day. The biggest turnout was Sunday, by far, as the sun finally came out.

Several vendors had special 50th VFW Labor Day Flea Market & Gun Show merchandise to mark this year’s milestone event.
https://www.thecarrollnews.com/wp-content/uploads/2017/09/web1_Flea50.jpgSeveral vendors had special 50th VFW Labor Day Flea Market & Gun Show merchandise to mark this year’s milestone event.

A Historic Hillsville banner overseas a large crowd of Flea Market goers on Saturday in Hillsville.
https://www.thecarrollnews.com/wp-content/uploads/2017/09/web1_FleaCrowd2.jpgA Historic Hillsville banner overseas a large crowd of Flea Market goers on Saturday in Hillsville.

Oddities and novelties can always be found in Hillsville during the VFW Flea Market and Labor Day Gun Show.
https://www.thecarrollnews.com/wp-content/uploads/2017/09/web1_FleaOddity.jpgOddities and novelties can always be found in Hillsville during the VFW Flea Market and Labor Day Gun Show.

Pinocchio appears to be listening to see who might want a Coca-Cola on Saturday during the flea market in Hillsville.
https://www.thecarrollnews.com/wp-content/uploads/2017/09/web1_FleaPinocchio.jpgPinocchio appears to be listening to see who might want a Coca-Cola on Saturday during the flea market in Hillsville.

A vendor inside the Grover King VFW Post 1115 in Hillsville had a nearly complete set of commemorative souvenir buttons from the annual VFW Labor Day Gun Show & Flea Market.
https://www.thecarrollnews.com/wp-content/uploads/2017/09/web1_FleaPins.jpgA vendor inside the Grover King VFW Post 1115 in Hillsville had a nearly complete set of commemorative souvenir buttons from the annual VFW Labor Day Gun Show & Flea Market.

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Hurricane Harvey dampens milestone Gun Show