The Pharmacy Show

The Pharmacy Show is the largest sourcing and networking event for pharmacy professionals in the UK. Attracting over 9,200 pharmacy professionals across two days, it's the perfect opportunity to get in front of thousands of pharmacy owners, wholesalers, buyers, distributors and decision-makers, in a dedicated trade environment.

The Pharmacy Show combines an innovative, exhibitor-focused exhibition floor with a world-class education to create a truly unique event. Take advantage of our proven platform to build your brand and have meaningful, face-to-face interaction with the people that matter most: your customers!

Opening times*
Sunday: 9:00am - 5:30pm
Monday: 9:00am - 5:30pm

*times subject to change

Gravity Show 2023

Gravity Show 2023, bigger and better than ever. With our Brand New venue at the NEC and now over a whole weekend, we've never been more excited!

Join us, 10,000+ enthusiasts & families, 100's of Europe's best show cars, 100's of exhibitors, the UK's wildest live action, Supercars, Hypercars and much more at Gravity Show 2023!

Opening times*
Saturday: 10:00am - 5:00pm
Sunday: 10:00am - 5:00pm

*times subject to change

AnimeCon UK

AnimeCon UK is an enormous international Anime, Manga, and K-Pop Festival!

A showcase of the best of Asian pop culture in the UK’s largest exhibition venue, The NEC in Birmingham. It brings together the communities of artists, anime fanatics, pro cosplayers, the K-pop and J-pop obsessed for two days of unique exhibits, amazing shopping, parties, exclusive screenings, extensive panels and appearances by some of the world’s biggest creators.

We love anime and want to create the biggest celebration of Asian culture in the UK! AnimeCon UK is a party, a market and a music festival all rolled into one; a dedicated showcase of Otaku popular culture, an amazing space for the community to call their own.

Opening times*
Saturday: 10:00am - 11:00pm
Sunday: 10:00am - 6:00pm

*times subject to change

UK Games Expo

UK Games Expo is the largest Hobby Games Convention in the UK - where all aspects of the gaming hobby are represented under one roof.

Tabletop games are classic, and usually played sat around a table. This includes boardgames, roleplaying games, card games, party games and any game that is not played on a computer or console.

It is all about having fun with friends and family together in a group, making new friends and discovering the thousands of Tabletop games that exist.

Opening times*
Friday: 9:00am - midnight
Saturday: 9:00am - midnight
Sunday: 9:00am - 4pm

*times subject to change

Nursery Managers Show

The Nursery Managers Show will attract over 4,000 managers, employers and sector specialists to NEC Birmingham on 30th June - 1st July and completely free to attend.

Hosted by everyone’s favourite TV personality, Davina McCall, the show will include a central entertainment stage as well as four core streams of content: Operational Excellence, Wellbeing, Free CPD, and Technology. Leaders in everything from HR to pedagogy, from creative thinking to managing a team, will feature in a packed agenda of interactive panels and workshops.

Opening times*
Friday: 10:00am - 4:00pm
Saturday: 10:00am - 4:00pm

*times subject to change

Wingfest Birmingham

Birmingham Wing Fest is a celebration of the mighty chicken wing and is now the world’s most popular chicken wing festival. Every year the event showcases the best chicken wings the UK has to offer, with thousands of lucky ticket holders and a judging panel deciding who really does do the best wings!

It’s not just about chicken wings though. Live music and a mixture of drinks will be provided on the day, previous editions have even featured hot sauce challenges for those feeling brave enough.

Opening times*
Friday: 5:00pm - 11:00pm (1 session)
Saturday: 11:30am - 11:00pm (2 sessions)
Sunday: 11:30am - 5:00pm (1 session)

*times subject to change

Vapor Expo UK

Exhibiting with us at The Vaper Expo UK gives you the ultimate brand awareness for your company and products. With over 20,000+ visitors that range from beginners to advanced vape users, and a dedicated B2B audience the Vaper Expo UK has become the leading marketing tool for any company within the vape industry with many companies choosing to launch new brands and products at the event.

Opening times*
Friday: 10:00am - 6:00pm
Saturday: 10:00am - 6:00pm
Sunday: 10:00am - 4:00pm

*times subject to change

DTS Dental Technology Showcase

Building the platform for dental laboratories to prosper Dental Technology Showcase is the UK’s ONLY dental lab-focused event giving you the much-needed space to network, learn and discover.

Invest in yourself at DTS by taking the time to meet with forward-thinking suppliers, listen to industry-accomplished speakers and leave with a foot ahead of the competitors.

Opening times*
Friday: 9:00am - 5:30pm
Saturday: 9:00am - 5:30pm

*times subject to change

Toolfair Coventry

Join us at the CBS Arena for exclusive show deals and live demonstrations. There is also the option to 'try before you buy', see the very latest innovations and your favourite brands all in one place. We also have plenty of competitions, freebies and giveaways.

It's a great opportunity to speak to the manufacturers, network, meet other trades, gain industry knowledge and 'sit in' on CPD accredited seminars.

Opening times*
Thursday: 10:00am - 4:00pm
Friday: 10:00am - 4:00pm

*times subject to change

Holiday Park & Resort Innovation

On 15th and 16th November 2023, the NEC will open its doors to not one but four interconnecting shows to showcase the very latest in Farm Business Innovation, Holiday Park & Resort, Family Attractions and Leisure, and Food & Beverage.

The shows run side-by-side each other and form the UK’s largest, most diverse business event for the industries it serves. Visitors and exhibitors can choose to immerse themselves in the show relevant to their immediate business offering and needs, or benefit from the surrounding buzz and opportunities of the other shows.

The shows provide ample opportunities for business, networking, lead generation and brand awareness. With over 11,539 combined attendees and 450+ combined companies exhibiting, your product and brand will be in good company.

Opening times*
Wednesday: 10:00am - 5:00pm
Thursday: 10:00am - 4:00pm

*times subject to change