Please have a read our of our FAQ below before submitting a form. If you have any questions not answered here, just let us know - email email@example.com. This page will be updated from time to time, so do check back in with us.
Once you're ready to book a pitch, please download the relevant form at the bottom of this page and follow the instructions on the form to send it to us. We'll do our best to get back to you within 48hrs.
There are two spaces reserved for exhibitors and traders - the large Main Hall and the Canteen/surrounding areas.
Both areas will be busy and equally accessible to the public. We plan to use the Main Hall for convention traders and exhibitions, whilst the Canteen will be used for more activity-based stands, e.g. face painting. Spaces within the Main Hall and Canteen will be designated on a first come, first serve basis after confirmed booking.
Yes you can, providing it does not leave a mark or damage the property. Exhibitors and traders will be liable for any damages caused during the event.
Please see our General FAQs for more information regarding the venue, such as location and access.
A table is 8ft wide and 2ft deep.
Backing tables are half the width as normal tables (4ft x 2ft) and are ONLY available for the Main Hall.
*Main Hall - you can have a maximum of two normal tables (8ft x 2ft) plus backing tables. Two chairs are available with this pitch.
*Canteen - due to space limitations, only one 4ft x 2ft table will be allowed per trader. One chair is available with this pitch.
Only traders based in the Canteen area can use their own tables, providing it is of a reasonable size, i.e. no wider than 4/5ft. Please indicate in the booking form if you plan to bring your own table.
*Main Hall - a normal table costs £100 and an optional backing table costs £30.
*Canteen - a 4ft x 2ft table costs £50.
Anything that we deem is appropriate and relevant for Thames Con! We want to encourage variety, originality and convention classics, so please indicate what you will be selling on the booking form and we will review it.
Every exhibition/trading table will receive two passes, which can be transferred to other people if required.
Each exhibition/trader table will receive one parking pass, valid for one on-site parking space. If you require additional parking, please get in touch and we'll do our best to accomodate you.
Set up will be from 7am on the morning of the event.
No, you will require your own insurance throughout the duration of the event.
You can cancel four weeks before the event and receive a full refund; two weeks before and receive a 50% refund; any notice of cancellation with less than two weeks to go before the event is non-refundable.
We can provide power with prior notice.
Your location will be allocated upon arrival.
Please email firstname.lastname@example.org for more information.
You can set up from 7am on the day of the event, and you must be ready to trade by 10am at the latest.
No, for health and safety reasons you must stay until the event closes at 5pm.
The standard pitch is 3m x 3m but we may be able to extend this if needed (please specify on the Caterer Form if extra space is needed).
Yes, you are required to have your own insurance throughout the duration of the event.
Yes, we actively encourage it!
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