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Get Ahead And Make The Most Of Your Bank Holidays at the NEC

Take yourself down to the NEC, Birmingham this Spring, they have jammed-packed bank holidays full of fun and entertainment for all the family! We even get an extra public holiday in May thanks to King Charles III’s coronation.

Get ahead of time and book your day out.

A little info on the NEC, Birmingham

HM, The Queen officially opened the NEC in 1976, growing through the years in size and reputation. They have become the UK’s number one venue of choice for organisers, exhibitors and visitors. Originally built with seven exhibition halls – today they have 18! Not to mention 32 conference suites and a host of additional outdoor spaces.

Adjacent to Birmingham Airport and Birmingham International railway station and near junction 6 of the M42 motorway, it has always been easy to travel to.

Day Out Ideas for the Spring Bank Holidays

Make the most of all the bank holidays this year and schedule some Spring fun. Keeping the family entertained can be hard, thinking of what to do, so check out the following top day-out ideas at the NEC.

Insomnia The Gaming Festival 7-10 April (NEC)

Celebrate your Easter weekend a little differently by joining the NEC for a diverse show for gamers of all backgrounds. Get excited for brand-new and upcoming releases, Cosplay, Indie games, Tabletop games, gaming content creators, gaming merch and much more, this is the ultimate event for video game lovers and fans of pop culture!

Bear Grylls Adventure (NEC Campus)

Create an adventure with an extreme day out like no other. The NEC Campus is home to the incredible Bear Grylls Adventure, where you can really test your limits and get geared up to climb, dive, fly, zip, lead and scramble. This action-packed place has it all, from indoor skydiving to swimming with sharks!

Push your limits and achieve the remarkable!

Hollywood Bowl (Resorts World)

Roll with the good times and take the family to Hollywood Bowl. With 17 state-of-the-art pre-bookable lanes, delicious food and drink and an awesome arcade, this is the ideal social activity that will make you have lots of fun together.

Vortex Gaming (Resorts World)

For all ages, just turn and play from an array of arcade machines to retro classics. Take your next family day out to the next level at Vortex Gaming.

Cineworld (Resorts World)

Enjoy the magic of the silver screen together at Cineworld. Watch the latest movies in IMAX and treat the family to a fun time out.