SCUBA DIVING FOR ALL!
Whatever your interest in scuba diving, you'll find it at DIVE 2019. The UK's biggest event for scuba divers and snorkellers, the NEC Dive Show has established a remarkable reputation for covering every aspect of the underwater world in the most innovative and exciting ways.
DIVE 2019 will see hundreds of exhibitors ready and waiting to satisfy dive enthusiasts’ every imaginable desire for new gear, holidays, training courses, services, accessories and more. Special features will include two in-hall presentation stages - plus dive pools, mini-theatres, TekDeck, & prominent themed dive-travel, training and underwater photography areas.
Visitors will have the chance to catch up with friends, browse or buy diving equipment, training courses and holidays - and gain inspiration from seeing what the sport’s leading lights have been getting up to.
Whether you're an experienced diver or just starting out, DIVE 2019 is the only place to be on the weekend 26/27 October.
Drive In events are rolling back up to the NEC this Spring. Enjoy a whole host of classic movies at the Luna Drive In Cinema who are bringing the best in big screen entertainment. Or why not join the Car Park Party as they present the ultimate family Drive In theatre experience with David Walliams' Billionaire Boy & Horrible Histories live on stage.
Due to attend an event with us? We can't wait to welcome you back to our safe and secure venue and reconnect you with the events you love! In preparation for your return, we've made sure our new Venue Protect measures are in place ready for your visit.
Arriving by car? Remember to pre-book your parking to save money and avoid payment queues on the day so you have more time to spend at the event. Pre-pay is available in our standard & disabled public car parks.Book now
Make the most of your upcoming visit to the NEC. From booking your hotel, sorting out travel, pre-booking your parking or scoping out the excitement that awaits across the NEC campus, our visiting us page has everything covered.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.
Only a short walk to Hall 3 with 170 parking spaces. Breakfast and wifi is included in rooms up to 3 adults. Full menu is available until 10pm followed by snacks. Full bar service.
When it comes to wining and dining, we naturally wanted to ensure a range of lip-smacking options was always on the menu.