How do I get to the NEC and what facilities are available?
What is your position on Coronavirus?
You can keep up to date with posts from our CEO, Mike Seaman here: https://nationalrunningshow.com/news/coronavirus-an-update
The show will be open 9am – 5pm on both Saturday 27th and Sunday 28th February 2021.
If you have a query about purchasing your ticket you can email the box office team at [email protected].
I bought a ticket, but didn’t receive it by email.
Which days are my tickets valid for?
All tickets are valid for both days of the weekend, so you can attend the show on either/both days!
Can I buy a VIP ticket?
We have made a decision as a brand not to charge for these tickets, but if you follow us on social media then you might be able to win one for free!
Can I bring children with me?
Any adult can bring a child under 16 without charge, you can book this ticket when you book your own ticket through See Tickets.
Can I bring my pet?
Only support animals are allowed inside the Hall.
Where can I stay nearby?
You can book overnight accommodation through our official hotel partner BCD M&E. Please note: only BCD M&E are the official accommodation partner for the Show. If you receive offers / information from other companies claiming to be official partners for booking accommodation, they are not genuine partners.
Will there be food stalls?
Yes, there will be a number of NEC-managed food stalls, and some of our exhibitors will sell packaged food items.
Will I need ID?
We don’t require ID to gain entry to the Show.
What time can I arrive?
We allow entry to the Hall any time during the day between 09:00 and 17:00 on both days.
Do I need to book to see a speaker?
No, all speaker talks and panels are free-to-attend and are first come, first served.
What is your sustainability policy?
Read more about our sustainability policy here.
My question isn’t here
If you still have a question, please email us on [email protected].