The Car Boot News

Closed May 10th --- posted on 6th May 2014
Tallaght Car Boot Sale (Saturday) May 10th closed for football match. Thursday 8th unaffected


Car Boot Sale Gaelscoil Shliamh Rua --- posted on 30th April 2014
Gaelscoil Shliamh Rua is holding a car boot sale/ family fun day in De La Salle Rugby Club Kiltiernan on Saturday the 17th May from 11am til 1pm. Details are: 10 am set up for cars and vans €10 for cars and €15 for vans Bouncy castle, activities and face painting for kids tea and coffee available cake sale BBQ It is a fundraiser/publiciser for Gaelscoil Shliamh Rua which is located in the grounds of the Rugby Club Contact for more information is Siobhan 086 6010614


FAI EVENT THURSDAY 24TH APRIL --- posted on 17th April 2014
Please note that the Thursday Car Boot Sale is closed Thursday 24th April for a FAI event. Thursday resume as normal May 1st.


Closed Saturday April 5th --- posted on 29th March 2014
Tallaght Car Boot Sale is closed Saturday April 5th for Shamrock Rovers football game. We return as normal Saturday 12th April


Stadium Car Boot is back this Saturday (18th Jan) --- posted on 16th January 2014
Due to a high level of requests from buyers and sellers alike we will be opening the Tallaght Stadium Car Boot Sale this Saturday (18th January) at 6am. We would be grateful if you could share this information with any friends you feel may be interested. Look forward to seeing you on Saturday.


Irish Car Boot - 2014 REOPENING DATES --- posted on 20th December 2013
Trinity Comprehensive Secondary School Ballymun) - Reopens Sunday January 12th Tallaght Stadium (Saturdays) – Reopens February 1st Tallaght Stadium (Thursdays) – Reopens February 6th Wishing all of our buyers and sellers a very happy Christmas & prosperous New Year


Technical difficulties --- posted on 22nd October 2013
We are currently experiencing some problems with our booking form and do expect to have it resolved by this afternoon. Apologies for any inconvenience caused


Tallaght Stadium Closed this Saturday September 21st --- posted on 17th September 2013
Please note that there will be no car boot sale at the Tallaght Stadium this Saturday September 21st due to a football match.


LATER START FOR TALLAGHT STADIUM THURSDAYS --- posted on 30th August 2013
Due to increased pressure on rush hour traffic caused by cars waiting to access the Tallaght Stadium on Thursday nights, the gates will now open for sellers and customers at 6.30pm. Please be advised that there is no queuing allowed and all cars arriving at 6.30 will be marshalled quickly and safely.


Closed this Saturday (July 20th) --- posted on 15th July 2013
The Tallaght Stadium Car Boot Sale is closed this Saturday (July 20th) to facilitate an event. We will resumes as normal Saturday 27th July


Closed this Thursday (July 4th) --- posted on 27th June 2013
The Tallaght Stadium (Thursday) Car Boot Sale is closed this Thursday the 4th July for a Europa League game between Drogheda United and Malmö FF. Back to normal Thursday July 11th


Closed this Saturday (June 29th) --- posted on 22nd June 2013
The Tallaght Stadium Car Boot Sale is closed this Saturday (June 29th) to facilitate the 2013 Atlantic Cup American Football match. We will resumes as normal Saturday 6th July


Closed Saturday 8th June --- posted on 1st June 2013
Please note that the Tallaght Stadium Car Boot Sale is closed Saturday 8th June for a football match. We will return Saturday 15th as normal.


Setanta Cup Final --- posted on 7th May 2013
Please note due to Setanta Cup Final this Saturday 11th May the Tallaght Stadium Car Boot Sale will now take place Sunday May 12th 8am - 1pm.


LATER START FOR BALLYMUN --- posted on 15th April 2013
Ballymun (Trinity Compressive) Car Boot Sale is now open from 11am until 3pm. For sellers, gates open at 10.30am


Weather woes --- posted on 11th April 2013
Weather woes Due to the great Irish weather we have had to cancel tonight’s car boot sale at the Tallaght Stadium. Back to normal on Saturday 8am – 1pm


NEW LOCATIONS --- posted on 4th March 2013
The Tallaght Stadium brightens up every Thursday night from 6pm – 10pm. Operating under flood lights, this extremely popular location will cater for the late night shoppers every Thursday night 50 weeks of the year.

Trinity Comprehensive Secondary School (Ballymun) opens its gates to every Sunday from April 7th, 8am – 12noon. Located on the Ballymun Road (3 minutes from the M50) this Sunday car boot sale should quickly become a favourite with customers and booties alike.


Irish Car Boot heads North --- posted on 26th January 2013
Irish Car Boot is opening in North Dublin, details are being finalized so check back shortly or go to http://www.facebook.com/irishcarboot for the most up to date news.


Irish Car Boot on Facebook --- posted on 26th January 2013
Irish Car Boot on Facebook is the best way to check for latest information and updates regarding Tallaght & other venues. If you need confirmation if the event is going ahead (due to weather issues etc) then check the Facebook page. In the event that weather may be an issue you will always find the most up to date facts on http://www.facebook.com/irishcarboot


Merry Christmas --- posted on 23rd December 2012
Wishing all our customers and car boot sellers a very merry Christmas and prosperous New Year. The Tallaght Stadium Car Boot Sale returns each and every Saturday from January 5th 2013.


YELLOW LINES --- posted on 4th December 2012
ALL VISITORS MUST COMPLY WITH THE INTRODUCTION OF YELLOW LINES OUTSIDE THE TALLAGHT STADIUM. TICKETS ARE BEEN ISSUED SO YOU HAVE BEEN WARNED!!


NO RIGHT TURN --- posted on 11th October 2012
Can we kindly ask all drivers to observe the NO RIGHT TURN when exiting the Tallaght Stadium Car Boot Sale on Saturdays. This will make it easier and quicker for all concerned. Thanks


Closed this Saturday 22nd September --- posted on 18th September 2012
Please note that the Tallaght Stadium Car Boot Sale is closed this Saturday 22nd September to facilitate Shamrock Rovers vs Drogheda United game. We are back to normal Saturday 29th, 8am – noon.


Marching Band at the Tallaght Stadium --- posted on 3rd July 2012
Marching Band at the Tallaght Stadium Car Boot Sale This Saturday 7th July. Car Boot operates 6am – 10am this week only


Time change --- posted on 5th March 2012
The Tallaght Stadium Car Boot Sale is now open to customers every Saturday from 8am – 12noon. Access to sellers is from 6.45am.


St Patrick's Weekend --- posted on 5th March 2012
The Tallaght Stadium Car Boot Sale is closed for St Patrick's Day March 17th. We will return as normal Saturday March 24th


Car Boot cancellation --- posted on 18th February 2012
Apologies to our car boot sellers and customers for the cancellation of today’s car boot sale at the Tallaght Stadium. This was caused by a malfunction of the electric gates. We promise to have this rectified for next Saturday.


--- posted on 17th October 2011


Change of hours (This Saturday only) --- posted on 17th October 2011
The Tallaght Stadium Car Boot Sale operates this Saturday October 22nd only from 7am - 11am to facilitate the Republic of Ireland Senior Women's International game as they play Israel at Tallaght Stadium. For security reasons all booties must have their vehicles off the property by 11.30 sharp. Gates will open at 5.45am. See you bright and early on Saturday.


Belgard Car Boot (Closed) --- posted on 30th June 2011
The Belgard Retail Park Car Boot has closed due to unforeseen circumstances and will not reopen. We will endeavour to find a new home for our regular Sunday “Booties” very soon


Rovers Return --- posted on 18th June 2011
We are delighted to announce that we are back at the Tallaght Stadium next Saturday. More space, more air, more customers. Happy days


Tallaght Stadium (June) --- posted on 31st May 2011
Please note that The Tallaght Stadium Car Boot for the month of June has moved to The Belgard Retail Park (Belgard Road) to facilitate Shamrock Rovers football matches.


Rovers Return --- posted on 22nd May 2011
The Tallaght Stadium Car Boot for this Saturday (28th May) has moved to The Belgard Retail Park (Belgard Road) to facilitate a Shamrock Rovers football match


Rovers game --- posted on 11th May 2011
The Tallaght Stadium Car Boot for this Saturday (14th May) has moved to The Belgard Retail Park (Belgard Road) to facilitate a Shamrock Rovers football match


Ashbourne is now closed --- posted on 11th May 2011
Ashbourne Car Boot Sale is now closed. We will be moving our loyal booties to The Point Village Car Boot Sale, opening Sunday May 29th. Hope to see you there.


Easter weekend --- posted on 18th April 2011
The Tallaght Stadium, Belgard/Ashbourne Retail Park Car Boot Sales are operating as normal during the Easter weekend.


The Belgard Retail Park Car Boot Sale operational hours have changed --- posted on 11th April 2011
As from this Sunday 17th April 2011, the operational hours are as follow: Setup time for booties is from 8am – 9am Hours of operation from 9am – 1pm


Belgard Retail Park Car Boot Sale gets the green light --- posted on 2nd March 2011
We are delighted to announce the opening of the Belgard Retail Park Car Boot Sale. Opening March 13th 2011. Located within the retail Park on the Belgard Road (behind Burger King) this weekly Car Boot Sale takes place every Sunday from 12 noon to 4pm. Spaces are limited to 70 cars only and is a first come firs served basis.


Ashbourne Car Boot --- posted on 22nd February 2011
We are delighted to announce that Ashbourne Car Boot Sale is taking place from Sunday 27th February. 12pm - 4pm. Please book online to reserve your place.


Tallaght Stadium Car Boot Sale --- posted on 6th January 2011
Tallaght Stadium Car Boot Returns Saturday 8th January. Please use our booking system to reserve your spot.


Ashbourne Car Boot Sale --- posted on 6th January 2011
Please check back for further information


Ashbourne & Tallaght --- posted on 18th December 2010
Please be advised that we will not be running any car boot sales tomorrow due to the poor weather. We will return to the Tallaght Stadium on the 8th January 2011. Information on the return of Ashbourne will be posted in the New Year


The Tallaght Stadium opens this Saturday & Sunday --- posted on 14th December 2010
After the cancellation of the last three weeks due to poor weather, The Tallaght Stadium Car Boot opens this Saturday & Sunday (Dec 18th & 19th). The Car Boot will be open to the public from 10am – 3pm on both days. This is our last weekend of the year but we will return every Saturday from January 8th 2011


Ashbourne & Tallaght --- posted on 11th December 2010
Ashbourne reopens tomorrow as the snow has eventually passed. We will also be back at the Stadium next Saturday after a two week break.


Saturday and Sunday Sales 11th & 12th December --- posted on 9th December 2010
Due to the icy conditions still being experienced in the Stadium the car boot sale will not go ahead this Saturday, 11th December. We will however be open the following Saturday, 18th December if the weather holds up. Please keep checking this page for updates.


Weather Woes --- posted on 2nd December 2010
It is looking highly unlikely that we will be running the car boot sales at Ashbourne and Tallaght Stadium this weekend. Apologies but in the meantime why not clear out your cupboards and have a bigger sale next week?


Carrickmines closes for the winter. --- posted on 24th October 2010
The Carrickmines Car Boot Sale is now closed for the winter. We will be back in the spring of 2011. Tallaght Stadium (saturdays) and Ashbourne Retail Park (Sundays) will continue through the winter.


Carrickmines opens Sundays --- posted on 10th September 2010
Irish Car Boot is delighted to announce that our Saturday Car Boot Sale at Carrickmines will now open on Sundays also. From September 19th 2010 customers and Booties are welcome to join us from 10am – 3pm.


Tallaght Stadium opens Saturdays --- posted on 6th July 2010
Due to the large number of events planned for Sundays at the Tallaght Stadium, the Car Boot Sale will now operate every Saturday from 10am - 3pm.


Ashbourne Car Boot Sale & Village Market --- posted on 2nd June 2010

Located within the Ashbourne Retail Park, Ashbourne, Co Meath, the Ashbourne Sunday Car Boot sale takes place every week from 10am - 4pm. With spaces for over 100 car boot traders we hope to develop this into one of the most successful weekly car boot sales in Leinster.



Carrickmines Goes Up Market --- posted on 2nd June 2010
Carrickmines plays host to Ireland's latest Car Boot Sale. Open every Saturday from 10am and 3pm, this weekly Saturday market promises lots of bargains from over 80 cars.


The Tallaght Stadium --- posted on 29th March 2010
The Tallaght Stadium Car Boot Sale has opened and is now home to many of our friends from The Spawell. Last week saw over 5000 attendees
With hot food stalls, bouncing castles & ice cream for the kids, the Stadium is in full swing and probably the most popular weekly event in Dublin.