Returning to the NEC this Easter bank holiday, 10th – 13th April: Insomnia66!
Insomnia Gaming Festival is a celebration of everything we love about gaming. Get a hands-on with the latest and upcoming games, see your favourite characters brought to life in cosplay, spectate the biggest esports tournaments and be entertained by massive productions on the main stage. You’ll never be short of something to get involved in at Insomnia in our interactive Table-Top, Retro, Indie and Virtual Reality zones.
If you’re looking to become a part of the biggest PC gaming community in the UK, then check out the BYOC LAN party. The 2800-seater BYOC arena brings everyone together for 4 days of non-stop 24 hour gaming including tournaments, activities, raffles, prizes and more!
If you’re hungry for more information about what Insomnia is all about then take a look at this handy article: https://insomniagamingfestival.com/what-is-insomnia/
See you at Insomnia66!
Popping in for a visit? Need to book a hotel? Head to our Visiting Us page for parking details, handy directions and to scope out all the bargains at Resorts World.Discover More
Coming to visit us soon? Avoid payment queues on the day and save time by pre-booking your parking with us now. Available in our standard & disabled public car parks.DISCOVER MORE
Avis is the official car and van rental partner to The NEC offering all event goers up to 15% off car hire and 10% off van hire anywhere in the UK.Discover more
Travel to your NEC event with Virgin Trains and we’ll give you 20% off Advance ticket fares. No traffic jams, no toilet stops, just sit back and relax. *Valid on bookings made up to and including 8th December 2019Discover more
Holiday Inn Birmingham Airport, 3 miles from the NEC offers affordable luxury. Socialise in the Open Lobby, dine in the Marco’s New York Italian restaurant and arrive using the free shuttle service.
Now you have your tickets booked relax and let us do the rest. Complimentary parking on site, relax with a quiet drink, dinner in our Marco Pierre white restaurant which we’ll give you 50% off food and driven to the Arena. Return by arranged taxi for a nightcap before a relaxed night’s sleep and a full English breakfast to top off a great night away. Call us on 01676 522735 and use code MHNEC book. Or click on Discover More to book on-line.
The Clayton Hotel Birmingham is set in an ideal location in the heart of Birmingham City centre accessible by train and car to all major transport links and only 15 minutes from the NEC from New Street Station, The Clayton Hotel is a perfect base for you to visit the NEC and also enjoy the sights and delights of Birmingham City Centre.
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Looking for concerts, shows or sporting events? Situated at the NEC site, the Resorts World Arena is home to world class music and live shows.More
Resorts World Birmingham The place to wind down. Home to a broad range of places to eat and drink, from favourites like Miller & Carter and Zizzi to somewhere a little more special like Sky by Waters, plus a little shopping at outlet prices from brands like Levi’s, Nike and Next. Just a few minutes’ walk form NEC Halls 1-5.More