Insomnia64 | The UK's Biggest Gaming Festival

Are you ready?

Insomnia returns to the NEC, Birmingham on 19th-22nd April for its biggest Easter show yet. See your favourite YouTubers from across the globe, play some of the latest games, experience virtual reality, relive the past in our retro zone, and try a new level of gaming in the tabletop zone and so much more all under one roof! 

Take at look at what Insomnia has to offer! 

Over 2000 seat hall bringing the gaming community together for the UK’s biggest LAN party

Compete in Esports tournaments, participate in multiplayer battles, enjoy our array of evening entertainment or just relax in our social gaming areas. Whatever you decide to do we can assure weekend of action packed gaming fun!


Show us what you got. Compete in or spectate professional Esports tournaments for cash prizes

Stage shows

Game shows. Gaming contests. Interactive stage productions. all of this and more on the main stage


Autographs, selfies and more! Meet and greet your favourite YouTube and Twitch stars

VR Zone

Enter the next dimension in gaming and immerse yourself in virtual reality experiences

Retro zone

Take a trip down memory lane or rediscover some of the best gaming of the past in the Retro Zone

Official Merchandise

Looking for a souvenir? Take home official Insomnia merchandise available at every show


Get hands-on with some of the biggest upcoming games as well as the latest releases 

The World Famous Pub Quiz at Insomnia! Be involved in the community quiz with all proceeds to charity!

See your favourite characters brought to life in our cosplay masquerade and competitions

Indie zone

Have a look at what some of the best games in development from some fantastic Indie studios

Tabletop zone

Come together with friends old and new to see what’s happening in the world of tabletop gaming

Bringing you exclusive pop culture merchandise and gaming memorabilia, get your shop on!

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