• Car Boot Sales in the Cotswolds

    We love a good car boot sale – it’s always exciting to see what treasures one might find – and the Cotswolds has some really great ones.

    We’re famous for our great antique shops in the Cotswolds. Here, the thriving antiques scene caters to collectors, history buffs, and anyone seeking unique pieces to add character and personality to their homes. And an extension of this is our thriving car boot sale scene. 

    Car boot sales offer a thrilling rummage through a kaleidoscope of forgotten items, all brimming with potential. Early mornings are rewarded with the sweet scent of possibility hanging in the air. Cars, transformed into temporary stalls, overflow with a delightful jumble.

    These are the biggest car boot sales in the Cotswolds:

    Cheltenham Car Boot, every Saturday and Sunday mornings.

    Gloucester Car Boot, every Wednesday and Sunday mornings.

    Stratford-upon-Avon Racecourse Car Boot, every Saturday morning.

    Castle Combe Circuit Boot Sale, once a month, see website for calendar.

    Wotton Car Boot, every Sunday and Bank Holiday from April to end October.

    Coleford Car Boot, every Sunday and Bank Holiday Monday from April to October.

    Evesham Car Boot, every Wednesday from April to end October.

    Do drop us a line if you’d like to add a car boot sale in Gloucestershire, Oxfordshire, Warwickshire, Worcestershire and the Cotswolds: mette@cotswoldsconcierge.co.uk


    Keen-eyed shoppers weave through the displays, their fingers trailing across dusty record sleeves or meticulously restored furniture. Antiques whisper tales of bygone eras, while vintage clothing promises a chance to reinvent your style. Toys from childhood memories resurface, and quirky homeware beckons with the promise of a unique touch for your décor.

    The atmosphere is contagious. Sellers, often fueled by a cup of tea and a love for haggling, share stories behind their wares. Fellow treasure hunters exchange excited glances over unearthed gems, and the thrill of the bargain adds a layer of camaraderie. Whether you’re a seasoned collector on the hunt for a specific piece or a curious browser open to serendipity, car boot sales in the Cotswolds offer an unforgettable experience. So, pack your reusable bags, grab a wad of cash, and get ready to unearth your own Cotswold treasure.

    A few tips for visiting a Car Boot Sale

    • Get there early. The best bargains are usually snapped up early on.
    • Bring cash. Most sellers don’t accept cards.
    • Be prepared to haggle. It’s all part of the fun!
    • Wear comfortable shoes. You’ll be doing a lot of walking.
    • Bring a trolley or bag to carry your purchases.
    • Be patient. It can take a while to browse all the stalls.

    And most importantly, have fun! Car Boot Sales are a great way to find unique treasures and meet new people.