Don’t miss this spring’s award-winning Hobbycrafts at the NEC, bringing you all the latest supplies and cutting edge ideas in the world of creativity, plus meet crafting celebrities for those all-important tips and tricks. There’s no better place to satisfy your crafting cravings – you can brush up on your skills or try a brand new craft in one of the many exciting workshops; listen to the experts as they share their top tips and advice; and stock up on all the latest crafting supplies and ideas!
Visitors will also be able to explore the Sewing for Pleasure and Fashion & Embroidery. Furthermore you will be able to visit the world renowned Cake International – The Sugarcraft, Cake Decorating & Baking Show which opens Friday 17 – 19 March.
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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.
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