Ayr Market & Car Boot
(Pitches only / Indoors available at times) 9.30am - 4pm
SHORT NOTICE, Sorry ! NO Market and Car Boot normally FIRST SUNDAY IN JULY, ((JULY 3)) this year!!due to Race Meeting, Back to normal the following week and hereafter. See you then x Ayr market and car boot is a very popular market, not only with the local community but for those thousands of visitors who flock to the Racecourse. Spook Erection first operated the market in 1997 and has continued on each week since.
The market is situated within the ground of Ayr Racecourse, Whitletts Road, Ayr, (sat - nav KA8 0JE) (Please do not send correspondence to this address). How to get there:- From Glasgow take the M8 then the A77. From the South take the A74, A70, A713 onto the A77 into Ayr. The Market is just outside Ayr and easily accessible via the dual carriageway, or follow the numerous signs for the Racecourse.
The site is all hard standing. It is complimented by its large car parks. There are good toilet facilities and traders water available. We do not restrict any number of lines. All welcome.
The market takes place every Sunday between the hours of 9.30 am and 4.00 pm, but is very popular with car booters earlyer. To obtain a trading position simply turn up on site, as early as possible, and join our casual queue, there you will be allocated a position (vans on) by the market superintendent on a first come first served basis. Our staff will be on site 3 hours prior to the advertised opening hours. The cost of pitches will vary depending upon frontage occupied so it is advisable that you contact the office for updated information. Spook Erection advertise 52 weeks a year in the popular South Ayrshire Media Service Publication.
The ground stands in the beautiful countryside of Ayrshire and is home to the Scottish Grand National and Ayr Gold Cup. The market operates all year round, with the exception of one or two weeks when race meetings are held on a sunday or if Christmas or New Year fall on that day. Ayr is a resort on the Firth of Clyde at the mouth of the river Ayr and is a very popular tourist area, especially with the Irish.
(IMPORTANT INFORMATION) If you wish to trade on the market with a childrens ride, inflatables etc. prior to trading you must contact the head Office and provide an up-to-date Public Liability Certificate. Subject to space availability.
For any food vendors or caterers only. It must be noted that the Local Authority require checks to be carried out before you are allowed to trade at this venue. You can contact Ayrshire Council direct or our head office for advice. (01768895032) Please do not just turn up without being passed as you will not be able to trade.
To download an application for approval to trade click here. The completed form should be sent to South Ayrshire Council (Address on form).
Ayr (Ayrshire Scotland)
Ayr Market: General Outdoor
Operator: Spook Erection Ltd
Market Day: Sunday
Address: Spook Erection
PO Box 219
Sat Nav Code: KA8 OJE
Tel: 01768 895032
Fax: 01768 895034