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The list below is only a selection of the Languedoc Roussillon markets in the area (Herault, Aude, Lozere, Gard, Pyrenees Orientales). Some village markets only offer a small selection of essentials such as Cruzy, Roquebrun, Bize-Minervois for example, while others are large and present the best of local produce.

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Agde Thursday, Tuesday (flower and general market)
Grau d'Agde Everyday, carpark facing the sea, all produce, Pl de la Republique
Alignan du Vent Wednesdays, Saturday (rue de la Republique)
Aniane Thursday, Pl de Liberté
Argelès Plage Wednesdays and Saturdays. Pyrenees Orientales
Balaruc Tuesday, Friday, pl du marche, general market plus crafts
Bedarieux Monday, pl A Thomas; clothes, pl de la Vierge
Bessan "One of our favourite markets is in Bessan and is open Sunday mornings - very good range of food 80% and the rest in clothing and hardware. We never miss it!" -J.B. Tuesday also.
Beziers Friday (flower market in the allèes Paul Riquet), Saturday (vegetables in the allèes Paul Riquet, organic produce by Les Halles), Sunday (large general market)
Bize Minervois Wednesday
Capestang Wednesday, and Sunday mornings, pl Jean Jaures; Sat morning, marche couvert
Carcassonne Tuesday, Thursday, Saturday (best day)
Caux Friday, pl Publique
Ceret (66) Saturday. Pyrenees Orientales. (Great Market!)
Cessenon Tuesday, Saturday
Clermont L'Herault Wednesday, Saturday, all produce and crafts
Collioure (66) Wednesday, Sunday. Pyrenees Orientales.
Cournonterral Wednesday, Saturday. pl viala, rue de la Chapelle
Creissan Tuesday, Friday
Cruzy Tuesday, Friday
Esperaza Good Sunday market (Thanks Barbara R!)
Ferrals Les Montagnes Sunday. In Summer months. Small market but lively and lovely place to visit.
Figueres Thursday
Florensac Saturday, Tuesday - pl du marché, food; pl du republique, clothes
Ganges Tuesday, Friday, pl d'Ormeau, fruit and veg; place des halles, all produce
Gignac Saturday, Esplanade and Jeu de ballon
La Bastide Thursday
La Grande Motte Sunday, Thursday, all year. June- Sept Provencal market
Lamalou les Bains Tuesday, pl du marche
Lattes Wednesday, Sunday, Tuesday evenings
La Salvetat sur Agout Thursday, Sunday, Esplanade des troubadours
Lezignan-Corbieres Wednesday (large market)
Lodeve Saturday; Tuesday evenings, pl du marche, June - Sept
Lunel Thursday, Sunday - Esplanade rue d'amour
Maraussan Thursday, Friday
Mauguio Thursday, Tuesday, Saturday
Marseillan Ville Tuesday, Place d'Eglise
Meze Sunday, Thursday
Mirepoix Really excellent market on Mondays (Thanks Barbara R!)
Montagnac Friday, Esplanade
Montpellier Wednesday, Sunday, Tuesday (all day) pl du Nombre d'Or, Antigone, ave de Champlin, Espace Monson
Murviel-les-Beziers Tuesday, Thursday, Saturday
Narbonne Tuesday ("friperie" second hand clothes), Wednesday (general market past Les Halles towards hospital), Thursday and Sunday (large market by the canal in the town centre)
Nissan Les Enserunes Thursday, Tuesday, Saturday, pl du marché
Olonzac Tuesday
Perpignan Sunday
Palavas les Flots Monday, Wednesday, Friday, Saturday, Sunday
Pezenas Saturday (food, clothes, other goods) all day - cours J Jaures; Organic Market, Place Gambetta
Pomerols Monday, Thursday, pl du jeu du ballon
Portiragnes Ville Thursday, pl du marche
Pouzolles Wednesday, Friday, pl du marche
Prades Tuesday.
Puisserguier Friday
Quarante Wednesday, Friday
Quillan Market Wednesday and Saturday (Thanks Barbara R!)
Rieux-Minervois Tuesday, Thursday, Saturday
Roquebrun Tuesday, Friday, pl du marche
Servian Market on Thursday and Saturday. Thursday good selection fruit veg fish butcher and charcuterie along with sometimes precooked food such as paella and some clothes. Saturday fruit and veg charcuterie and flowers & plant stall. (thank you Pam!)
St Andre de Sangonis Tuesday, Friday, pl de la Marie
Saint-Chinian Thursday, Sunday (mainly food, but also clothes, fabric, books, plants, local producers). Visit St Chinian Market.
St Pons Wednesday (good selection of regional produce)
Valras Plage Monday and Friday Mornings, fruit veg, cheese, cloths, furniture etc

Looking for a bargain, or a hidden treasure? go to this good Vide-Greniers website with maps and
locations all over France and Languedoc:
Languedoc Vide Greniers (Car boot sales) Flea Markets :

(Thanks to Andreas Wagner, Steve Adams, John Fisher, Pamela, and others for help in this list)

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