Grand Designs Live is hosted by TV presenter and design guru Kevin McCloud and will run for five days from October 5-9 at NEC Birmingham.
The year’s edition is expected to feature exciting new exhibitors and features, joining the long-running favorites that have cemented the show as the go-to event for the thousands of visitors who have walked through its doors before.
Whether you want to build or renovate your own home or simply redecorate a room, visitors will find plenty of brilliant ideas and inspiration.
Always one of the most popular features on the show, Ask an Expert returns where you can book to discuss your building and renovation plans one-on-one with specialists in architecture, construction, finance, interior design, and more.
The Grand Theater in partnership with ABC+Warranty is an entertaining and informative platform where you can hear from the likes of Kevin McCloud, Kunle Barker and various household conversations about the current season of The Streets.
Also, not to be missed, The Self-Build Simplified talks will take place during the show in conjunction with The Federation of Master Builders.
New to Grand Designs Live NEC, The Interior Stage is the place to find a mix of upcycling workshops and demos, interior inspiration, makeovers, as well as lectures on organized space and tidying.
Following the hugely successful launch at London ExCeL earlier this year, Green Living Live, in partnership with myenergi, will debut at NEC alongside Grand Designs Live from October 5-9.
The stand-alone show is dedicated to bringing innovative and exciting new developments in sustainability with unparalleled education and insight into environmentally friendly products and services from companies that put sustainability at the heart of their business.
All tickets to the show also include access to Grand Designs Live.
Visitors can find products such as ecological building materials, insulation, heating and renewable systems, furniture and electric car charging equipment with hundreds of brands on display, including Tata Steel – Catnic, Ripple Energy, Cocobolo and myenergi.
Kevin McCloud’s popular Green Heroes are featured in Green Living Live featuring a brand new selection of the most revolutionary, useful eco-friendly gadgets and products on the market, hand-picked by Kevin himself.
The Sustainable Future Theater and Advice Hub will be a live stage where visitors will have the chance to gain valuable first-hand knowledge and advice from the experts on topics such as planning an eco-construction or home renovation, advice on how to heat the house in a cost-effective way, buy sustainable furniture and advice tailored to each project.
With more brands yet to be announced, visitors can expect invaluable inspiration on everything from renovations to home building, decoration and much more!
However, to be in with a chance of winning one of the three duo tickets, you must answer the following question correctly: What is the name of the host of Grand Designs?
E-mail your answer, name, address and telephone number to: [email protected] before the closing date of 9 a.m. on September 12. Normal competition rules apply and can be found on our website.
The editor’s decision is final. The prize is made available by the promoter.
To be eligible for this prize, you MUST agree to the sharing of your information when entering the competition.
A maximum of two free adult tickets can be requested per household. Tickets are for October 5-7 only, can only be claimed online and cannot be claimed in any other way.
Your name will be printed on the ticket. Tickets are not exchangeable for cash, are not transferable and cannot be duplicated.
You must print your own tickets and present them at the entrance of Grand Designs Live on your chosen date.
Failure to print your tickets may result in refusal of entry. In the event of any dispute, the show
organizers, Media 10 Ltd has the right to refuse entry.