In 2017 English Folk Expo moved to its new hub venue HOME, in central Manchester’s First Street quarter.  HOME is a £25m arts centre featuring a theatre, studio, gallery, five cinema spaces, a restaurant and bar and is located next door to the hotel Innside within a pedestrianised zone, just five minutes walk from a selection of exceptional venues and alternative hotel options.


Where is HOME: click here for location details.

Arriving by air: Central Manchester is just 10 miles/15 minutes drive from Manchester Airport.  For airlines flying into Manchester Airport click here.

Arriving by rail: Trains from Manchester Airport go direct to Deansgate station in 22 minutes/4 stops.  Deansgate is 4 mins walk from HOME.  For travel times to Manchester from elsewhere in the UK including airports click here, where trains can also be booked. Alternatively, you can search via the Trainline website.

Arriving by car: Parking is available in the Q Park next door to HOME.

Where to stay: Registered delegates will have access to a limited number of special rate rooms at a variety of hotels across the city.

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