Insomnia returns to the NEC


Are you part of the 1 Billion hours of YouTube watched each day?

Insomnia returns to the NEC, Birmingham on 25th - 28th August for its biggest show yet! Meet your favourite YouTubers, buy their merchandise, grab an autograph & take a selfie in our Creator Zone.


Syndicate - Insomnia Gaming Festival

Insomnia61 brings gamers from around the world together for four days of entertainment & community from across all walks of gaming. 

Want to discover new worlds? Try our VR Zone, where you’ll play the hottest games on the latest gear! Or relive the glory days of everything from the Atari to the Playstation 2 in the Retro Zone!

Love games brought to life? Meet your favourite cosplayers, take part in costuming workshops, and take to the stage in our biggest cosplay masquerade ever, all at our Cosplay Zone.

Cosplay Insomnia

The Fighting Games Zone gives you the chance to compete in the latest fighting games, and learn the slickest combos from experienced veterans. Whether you’re a Tekken combo king, or a Street Fighter newbie, there’s a place for you at Insomnia. 

Is AAA not your thing? Our Indie Zone brings together some of the best indie studios from around the United Kingdom and gives you the chance to play the hottest independent games at release, and help developers playtest games that are being seen for the very first time.

Insomnia Indie Zone

This is just a taste of what’s on offer along with three stages featuring live shows all day, daily tournaments, indie games, marketplace and much, much more.

Day Tickets start from £25+ booking fee and are selling out fast, so buy your tickets early to avoid disappointment!

Dont forget your 10% Youth Discount