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Art Materials Live
INCLUDES FREE ENTRY TO SIMPLY CHRISTMAS,
THE CREATIVE CRAFT SHOW AND CAKE INTERNATIONAL*

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Devote some time to your hobby and enjoy a day out at Art Materials Live. Hone your skills or learn a new one in the workshops, get advice and inspiration from the professionals and splash some cash with a host of great suppliers!

MOBILITY:  The NEC operate a telephone booking line for mobility equipment Monday to Friday 0900hrs-1600hrs on 0121 780 4141 (Option 2 and then Option 7) alternatively you can email InfoEmailAccount(Replace this parenthesis with the @ sign)necgroup.co.uk

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At the show

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Make & Takes

Get hands-on at a Make & Take.

There’s a wide range to try, with lots of help and encouragement from the experts.

Book at the show –  visit the stand number of the workshop.

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Stalls & Shopping

Stalls & Shopping

Browse aisle and aisles of stalls and stands packed with brand-new crafting innovations, classic tools and products and accessories in every colour of the rainbow!

With experts manning each stall – you’ll be sure to find exactly what you need!

 

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Getting There

NEC, Birmingham · B40 1NT

NEC, Birmingham · B40 1NT

The NEC is at the heart of the UK’s transport network. CLICK HERE for road, rail, bus and flight directions.

By Rail:
Birmingham International Station is within the NEC complex and gives easy access to the show.

Discount travel with Virgin trains. Exhibitors and visitors can take advantage of discounted train travel to the show. The offer is applicable on advance virgin train west coast main line routes/tickets only. Advance tickets go on sale 12 weeks from the dates of travel.

What is the offer?
Simply book your journey to the NEC using the link below and the 25% discount will be automatically applied to your booking:
http://www.buytickets.virgintrains.co.uk/DataPassedIn.aspx?prm=NEC25&WT.mc_id=VTCAMPAIGN00000106

What do I need to do to validate my ticket?
You need to make sure that you have confirmation that you are attending an event at the NEC with you when
you are travelling (as the conductor may ask you for this on the train). So, please make sure you have your
exhibitor/visitor passes or email confirmation with you.

By Car:
The NEC is situated 8 miles east of Birmingham city centre, just off junction 6 of the M42 and is clearly signposted.

Daily car park charges apply. Pre-pay for parking and save on daily rates HERE.

 

Resorts World Birmingham offers the perfect opportunity for exhibitors or visitors to relax after a day at the show with restaurants, shops and spa available within the complex.