The biggest indoor Christmas shopping fair in the Midlands is back for 2019.
Now in its 24th year, the Festive Gift Year is back this winter at the NEC in Birmingham between November 14 and 17.
This ever popular four-day Christmas shopping event is a cracking start to the festive season and will feature more than 300 stalls with thousands of gift ideas from stocking fillers, decorations and artisan food and drink.
Discover mouth-watering treats from cheese to chutneys, spices to spirits, puddings to preserves, chocolates to Champagne, beer to brownies, popcorn to Prosecco and hampers to hog roasts.
Back by demand are many favourite stallholders including Magical Story, The Perfume Shop, the Cheshire Cheese Company, Condessa Welsh Liqueurs and East 2 Eden.
In addition, this year’s Festive Gift Fair will be welcoming over 100 new stallholders
There is also a Present Creche to drop your bags off at when they're full.
You may catch a glimpse of The Grinch, while Father Christmas will be mingling in the crowds.
The Stilt Jazz Band will be legging it up the aisles and the UK’s largest snowman will be amazing the children.
Other entertainment includes Panto Dames, a Christmas band and The Basetones with their Motown-style Christmas harmonies.
Competition: To be in with a chance to win a pair of tickets to the 2019 Festive Gift Fair at the NEC, then just answer the following question.
What is the name of the band which will be playing Motown-style Christmas harmonies?
To enter please email your answer, full name, full address and postcode, and telephone number to firstname.lastname@example.org
Deadline for entries is midday on Wednesday October 23.
Any incomplete entries will not be considered and winners will be notified by the event organisers.
Terms and conditions apply.