Broadway Cares/Equity Fights AIDS is one of the nation’s leading industry-based, nonprofit AIDS fundraising and grant-making organizations View Comments The Broadway Flea Market & Grand Auction includes one-of-a-kind opportunities to own a part of theater history or to step into the footlights. Broadway fans can search for unique showbiz treasures, meet favorite cast members and bid on exclusive backstage experiences. The Broadway Flea Market & Grand Auction takes place from 10 AM to 7 PM. The 28th annual Broadway Flea Market & Grand Auction will take place on September 21 in the newly transformed Times Square pedestrian plaza, Shubert Alley and along West 44th Street in the heart of New York City’s Theater District. The event benefits Broadway Cares/Equity Fights AIDS. Shows and organizations participating in the Flea Market, packages to be offered in the Grand Auction and stars set to appear at the Autograph Table & Photo Booth will be announced in September. Last year, the Broadway Flea Market & Grand Auction raised $631,222, bringing the event’s 27-year total to more than $10.3 million.