Get the date in your diary for The Photography Show, the event for everyone passionate about photography. Whether you want to check out the latest gear to add to your collection, you’re looking to be inspired by legendary photographers, or you want to learn new skills and techniques from our series of (lively) live demos and practical talks, The Photography Show offers everything an amateur or pro could need to take their stills creation to the next level.
For the first time ever, The Video Show, a brand new event for filmmakers, will run alongside The Photography Show. Also showcasing big brands and giving visitors the chance to test new kit, The Video Show will further tempt vloggers, commercial videographers and enthusiasts into the world of moving image production.
Tickets get visitors access to both events. We are family friendly.
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
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.
Best Western Plus Manor NEC Birmingham is a luxury hotel where excellence comes as standard. Situated only 5 minutes from the NEC, yet set in the English countryside. With an elegant Georgian façade the hotel also boasts a fabulous Marco Pierre White’s Steakhouse. 15% off bedroom accommodation. Use code MHNEC. Call us on 01676 522735 to book your room today. FREE overnight parking to all residents.
With 253 deluxe bedrooms, two mouth-watering restaurants and the largest presidential suite in Birmingham, Park Regis has brought a new element of luxury to the UK’s second city. 20% off bedroom accommodate. Use code NECX
When it comes to wining and dining, we naturally wanted to ensure a range of lip-smacking options was always on the menu.
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 25% off Advance ticket fares. No traffic jams, no toilet stops, just sit back and relax.Discover more
Looking for concerts, shows or sporting events? Situated at the NEC site, the Genting Arena is home to world class music and live shows.More
Resorts World Birmingham Home to restaurants like TGI Friday’s, Las Iguanas, Nando’s and Gourmet Burger Kitchen. You’ll find real ales at The World Bar and cocktails and sushi at The Sky Bar too, plus outlet shopping with discounts of up to 70% off RRP, just walking distance of the NEC Halls.More