Overview of what is where

UK Games Expo is a three day convention on Friday 29th to 31st May 2020. (With trade setup from noon and some open gaming from 7pm Thursday 28th May 2020). It is held in the NEC and Hilton Hotel, near Birmingham in the West Midlands.

The NEC: North Ave, Marston Green, Birmingham B40 1NT

The Hilton: Pendigo Way, Marston Green, Birmingham B40 1PP

There many locations in use:

Hall 1

This has at least 14000 sqm of trade space. Some of the key attractions include the UKGE Merchandise stand, Gameslore Pack and Post, the main stage Playtest and a Games Quest Shop and Drop.

Hall 2

11,000 sqm of trade space some of the key attractions include the Bring and Buy, Family Zone, Children's zone, The Reading Zone, Children's Roleplaying and a Games Quest Shop and Drop.

Hall 3

Using circa 5000 sqm. Home to open gaming as well as our tournaments and championships.

Toute Suite (Just outside Hall 1)

Home of most of our Profantasy Seminar Track activities.

PIazza Suites (between Hall 1 and Hall 2)

Used for most of the Cartamundi Publisher Designer Track activities.

NEC Lakefront

The Viking living history village will be here.

Hilton Hotel

Meanwhile, 3500 sqm of space at the Hilton Hotel will remain the focus of the Roleplaying Game sessions, live entertainment and more open gaming space; with the entire Palace and Kings one huge open gaming space, allowing 2000+ gaming enthusiasts to sit and game. Also the UK Games Expo Food Festival will be here.

Getting between the Hilton and the NEC. The two venues are very close. It is about a 10 minute walk.

NEC Overview PDF

Streetfood will be at the UKGE Food Festival at the Hilton Hotel