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See below for a range of car boot sales in Kent

Please check with the organisers of each event for up to date information.

 

Ashford Market Car Boot Fair

Undercover pitches available if it rains.

Sellers: From £10 a Car, Vans £14
Address: Orbital Park Market site, Ashford. TN24 0HB
Dates: Every Saturday and Sunday January to December
Starts: Sellers 6am / Buyers 7am
Ends: 1pm

ASHFORD MARKET KENT | Facebook


Hayes Street Farm Boot Fair – Bromley

We have ample off-street parking for our boot sale, Toilets are also provided on site with a choice of catering and refreshment facilities.

Sellers: £12 Cars, £3 Trailer, from £15 Vans
Buyers: 50p per person
Address: Hayes Street Farm, Hayes Lane, Bromley. BR2 7LB
Dates: 2022
Starts: Sellers/Buyers 6am

More information – https://hayesstreetfarmbootfairs.co.uk


Tilmanstone Boot Fair – Dover

Large popular boot Fair
Sellers: £10 per pitch
Buyers: £1
Address: Barville Road, Dover. CT15 5BQ
Dates: Sundays and Bank Holidays in 2022 from 3rd April to 22nd October
Starts: Sellers/Buyers 6am

More information – https://www.facebook.com/TilmanstoneBoot/


Rainham Bootfair

Open Air bootfair
Sellers: cars £10, car & trailer £13, small vans £13, large vans £15
Sellers: 6am, buyers: from 7am
Buyers: Free
Address: South Bush Lane, Rainham, Kent, ME88PS
Starts : Every Sunday from Spring 2022 to October 2022
(Each week is weather depending)
Ends: Approx. End of August.

Facebook : https://www.facebook.com/rainhambootfair/ | Telephone number: 07563774437


Farm Boys Country Boot Sale – Gravesend

Grass field, very busy, great location.
Sellers: Cars £11, Vans £16,  Walk in £6. Save £2 by booking online!
Buyers: £1 walk in or £1 car park charge
Address: Middle Site, Fox Hounds Lane, Southfleet, Gravesend. DA13 9LH
Dates: Every Sunday February to December
Starts: Sellers 10am, Buyers early entry 10am £2 or 11am £1


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The Best Boot Fair – Maidstone

No unauthorised selling of food or drink. We already have a burger van serving hot food and drinks.
Large field for Free parking, please do not park on the road.
On site Toilets
Sellers: £10 per pitch (2018)
Buyers: £1 per person (under 16 Free)
Address: Bicknor Farm (fields) Sutton Road, Maidstone. ME17 3NG
Dates: Planning to open 9th May 2021
Starts: Sellers 6.30am, Buyers 7am
Ends: 11.30am

https://www.facebook.com/TheBestBootfair/


Thanet Lions Boot Fair – Margate

Boot fairs are every two weeks throughout the summer weather permitting.

The school playing field is a NO SMOKING, NO VAPING & NO DOGS site by order of KCC.

Sellers: price per pitch £8
Address: Northdown Primary Academy School, Tenterden Way, Margate, Kent CT9 3RE
Dates: TBC – see website for details
Starts: Sellers 7.30am Buyers 8am
Ends: 12.30pm

http://www.thanetlions.org.uk/boot-fairs


Mark Greenfields Boot Fair – Medway

Established in 1982 the Greenfield family have many years’ experience in providing the best possible environment for both sellers and of course the important buying customers who together make the whole day successful.
On site Toilets and Refreshments as well as a Bouncy Castle for the Children.
Sellers: Cars/Small Vans £10, Large Vans £15, Trailers £5, Extra Large Pitch £20
Buyers: Free Car Park
Address: Greenfields Boot Fair, Anthonys Way, Wainscott, Strood, Medway. ME2 4UX
Dates: Starts on the 1st May 2022 and runs until August 2022 (every Sunday)
Starts: Sellers arrive between 5am – 8am

http://markgreenfields-bootfairs.co.uk/


Hop Farm Afternoon Boot Fair – Paddock Wood

Afternoon boot fairs are held in The Hop Farm grounds most weekends from April to October (excluding some event weekends). During event weekends boot fairs will take place at Badsell Road.
Sellers: Car/Van £10
Buyers: Adult £1 before 2pm, 50p after 2pm
Address: The Hop Farm, Maidstone Road, Paddock Wood. TN12 6PY/ Badsell Road, Oak Green, Paddock Wood. TN12 6QU
Dates: Dates TBA: https://thehopfarm.co.uk/visit/visitor-information/hop-farm-afternoon-boot-fairs
Starts: Sellers Early entrance available 9.30am – 11.30am Buyers 1pm
Ends: stalls to trade until 3pm at the earliest


Hythe Cricket & Squash Club Boot Fair – Hythe

After many years of hard work, the club has earned a good reputation throughout Kent for its Sunday Morning boot fairs which are always well attended by visitors and stall-holders.
As a non-profit making organisation, we rely on these events to help contribute towards the cost of maintaining and improving the club’s facilities.
Sellers: Pitches £10 on the day, Vans & Cars with Trailers £12
Buyers: £1 parking available on the Cricket Ground (enter from Stade Street)
Address: Hythe Cricket & Squash Club, The Grove, Hythe. CT21 6AX
Dates: To be confirmed
Starts: Sellers/Buyers 6.15am


Leysdown Car Boot Sale – Isle of Sheppey

Sheppey’s Biggest and busiest boot fair
Open every Sunday and Bank Holiday Mondays throughout the year.
Onsite toilets
Sellers: Cars £10, Small Vans £12, Large Vans £15
Buyers Free entry
Address: Leysdown Road, Leysdown, Isle of Sheppey. ME12 4RB
Dates: Every Sunday from 18th April, weather permitting
Starts: Sellers 6am, Buyers 7am

https://www.facebook.com/groups/henrycooper/


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Tripes Farm Car Boot Fair – Orpington

Well known in the region for hosting the biggest car boot sales. We host 14 licensed car boot sales each year.
Sales are professionally marshalled and there are on site facilities.
Sellers: Cars £12 + Trailer extra £1, Small/Meduim Commercial Vehicle £15 + Trailer extra £1 Large Commercial Vehicle £18 + Trailer extra £1
Buyers: Free Entry & Parking
Address: Tripes Farm, Chelsfield Lane, Orpington. BR6 7RS
Dates: June 2022
Starts: Buyers/Sellers 7am
Ends: No closing time but quietens down around 1pm

https://www.facebook.com/TripesFarmBootSales/


Honeydale Farm Boot Sale – Sidcup

Our site can be easily seen from Maidstone Road with easy access to the car park. We have space for over 200 stalls and our car park can accommodate more than 1,000 cars.
Please note that our boot sales will be running on Wednesdays, Sundays and Bank Holiday Mondays from the beginning of April to the end October – weather permitting
Toilets and Refreshments on site.
No dogs allowed
Sellers £10 standard pitch
Buyers: Parking £1, pedestrians 50p under 16 free
Address: Honeydale Farm, 217 Maidstone Road, Sidcup. DA14 5AW
Dates: Every Wednesday, Sunday & BH Mondays
Starts: Sellers/Buyers 6.30am
Ends: not to start packing up until around 12pm

https://www.facebook.com/Honeydalefarm


Gigantic Super Boot Sale – Swanley

Toilets and refreshments on site and many other attractions.
Sellers: Cars/Small Vans £13, Large Vans £20, Trailers £2 extra
Caravan and Boat sales welcome!
Buyers: Car Park £2
Address: A20 next to Junction 3 of the M25, Pedham Place, Swanley. BR8 8PP
Dates: Sunday’s from 18th April
Starts: Sellers arrive 6am Buyers 7am Ends: 2pm

http://smbbootsales.co.uk/page1.php


Mabledon Farm Car Boot Fair – Tunbridge Wells

Toilets and refreshments on site.
Dogs allowed on lead.
Sellers: Cars £10 + Trailer extra £2, Vans £12, Larger Vans £15.
Buyers: 80p per person, Children under 14 Free.
Address: Mabledon Farm, London Road, Southborough, Tunbridge Wells. TN11 0UQ
Dates: Every other Sunday from 20th March or 3rd April  – see website for details. More dates may be added should any Fairs are cancelled due to bad weather.
Starts: Sellers/Buyers 6am
Ends: no closing time but people tend to pack up around 12pm

http://www.mabledonfarm.co.uk/80140/info.php?p=2


K&T Boot Fair – Whitstable and Herne Bay bends

Refreshments and Toilets on site
Dogs must stay on lead as all times
Sellers: See Facebook Page
Buyers: Car Park 50p
https://www.facebook.com/KTbootfairs/
Address: Whitstable and Herne Bay Bends, CT6 8BH
Dates: Every Saturday, Sunday, Wednesday and all Bank Holiday Mondays. Hoping to start end of March, early April depending on the Field drying out. To September/October weather permitting.
Starts: Sellers 8.30am, Buyers 9.30am


 

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