FREE FIRST MONDAY PARKING: Canton residents can now park at First Monday for free once a month. Simply bring your most recent water bill to the parking lot on FM 859. Thank you for your patience and understanding during First Monday.
What most people don’t realize about First Monday is it has developed into a business not only for the City of Canton, but for several private individuals as well. The original First Monday Trade Days was started in the 1850’s on the streets of downtown Canton and was moved to six acres off the square during the 1960’s. Various individuals have acquired property in the area surrounding the six acres and developed their own “First Monday” sales areas. The following map shows the locations of the different areas:
It is recommended that you contact any market you are interested in by phone and talk to a live person to get a better understanding of each markets terms and conditions. Each market controls their own spaces and rental pricing along with all details and rules of use, etc.
The contact information for those individuals is as follows:
Vendor Information for First Monday Trade Days:
Original First Monday Trade Days
Original Pavilions / Arbors
Old Mill Marketplace
Canton Trade Center Pavilion
Curry Animal Grounds
McLemee Animal Grounds