FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS

WHEN DOES MODA TAKE PLACE?

The next event will be our September 2021 show taking place alongside Autumn Fair at the NEC Birmingham on 5th - 7th September 2021.

WHAT ARE THE OPENING HOURS?

Opening hours are below. Moda will not take place on Wednesday 8 September.

5 September 2021 9.30 - 6PM
6 September 2021 9.30 - 6PM
7 September 2021 9.30 - 4PM

WHERE IS IT HELD?

Moda is held at the NEC Birmingham and will take place within Autumn Fair.

HOW DO I GET THERE?

Please  click here to visit the Travel & Accommodation page of our website.

WHAT PARKING FACILITIES ARE THERE?

The NEC offers free parking for all visitors to Moda. Simply follow the signs for the show on the complex and the parking attendants will point you in the right direction.

WHERE IS THE NEAREST TRAIN STATION, AIRPORT AND BUS STATION?

Birmingham International Train Station is located within the NEC complex and is joined to the exhibition halls by a covered walkway. 

Birmingham airport is the nearest airport to the NEC. Simply take the free and fast air-rail link to Birmingham International Railway Station located at the upper level of Terminal 1. The train runs every two minutes and only takes 90 seconds. When you arrive just head straight through to the NEC.

If you're traveling by bus, head to Birmingham Airport and from here you can get to the NEC via the free air-rail link. 

DOES MODA OFFER A SEMINAR PROGRAMME?

For 2021, Moda's seminar programme will combine with Autumn Fair, providing key retail industry insights and trends. We are working hard to plan an exclusive seminar programme whilst ensuring the safety of our speakers and audience. 

HOW MUCH IS IT TO REGISTER TO VISIT?

Moda is free to register for trade buyers. For non-trade buyers there is a fee of £10, and for students a fee of £5.

ARE BADGES VALID ON ALL THREE DAYS?

Yes, your badge enables you to attend the show on all three days.

I HAVEN’T RECEIVED MY E-BADGE. WHAT SHOULD I DO?

If you haven’t received your e-badge, please check your spam/junk email folder as depending on your email settings, the email with your e-badge could accidentally be classed as spam. If it is not in your spam/junk folder, then please contact our Client Services Team at modasupport@hyve.group

IS THERE A SHOW GUIDE AVAILABLE ON SITE?

The Show Guide featuring full brand listings for all sectors of the show can be picked up at any of the entrances to the show and is free of charge.

WHAT FACILITIES ARE THERE WITHIN THE NEC COMPLEX?

The NEC offers a number of hotels and restaurants on site. Visit www.thenec.co.uk/planningavisit for more information.

You can also explore the endless possibilities of Resorts World Birmingham. From 50 outlet stores and 18 stylish bars and restaurants to an 11 screen cinema and international casino, the complex is an multi-faceted retail and entertainment venue guaranteed to enhance your stay.

Visit www.resortsworldbirmingham.co.uk for more information.

ARE THERE ANY CHILDCARE FACILITIES?

No, there are no childcare facilities. The NEC venue does have baby changing facilities, and you can check their website at www.necgroup.co.uk for further details.

IS THERE A CLOAKROOM AT MODA?

Yes. Cloakrooms are clearly signposted and are located in the atrium area directly outside the Moda halls.

CAN I HIRE A WHEELCHAIR AT MODA?

Yes. The on-site wheelchair and mobility scooter hire service at the NEC is operated by Bartrams, whose telephone booking line is open Monday to Friday from 9.00am to 5.00pm. A suitable collection point will be arranged when booking.

Tel: +44 (0)1353 653752. Further details can be found on the NEC website: www.thenec.co.uk/planningavisit/disabledvisitors or www.bartrams.net.

ARE PUSHCHAIRS ALLOWED INTO THE EXHIBITION HALLS?

Yes, pushchairs are allowed throughout all of the Moda halls.

ABOUT US

Moda is the heart of UK fashion. Known as the National Footwear Show, Moda is one of the UK's longest-standing trade hubs, bringing fashion brands and buyers together for three days of trading, networking, insights and more.

This year, Moda will be bringing the heart of UK fashion to Autumn Fair, as the two shows join forces to provide a comprehensive line-up of fashion, footwear, gifts, greetings and homeware, at the iconic NEC Birmingham. The co-location of these two market-leading shows will offer the ultimate environment for buying, networking, trends, and inspiration, all under one roof.

CONTACT US

Please contact us at  modasupport@hyve.group and the team will get back to you as soon as possible.

I DON’T WANT TO BE CONTACTED AFTER THE EVENT. WHAT SHOULD I DO?

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IS YOUR QUESTION NOT ANSWERED?

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