• FAQs

    Why should I attend?

    If you buy or serve drinks within the licensed trade and are keen to improve your drinks offering and knowledge, you should attend Imbibe Live.


    Imbibe Live 2019 will be held on 1st and 2nd July.
    Opening times: 10.00am - 5.00pm


    Imbibe Live 2019 will be held in the Grand Hall at Olympia London.

    How do I register for a ticket?

    Official registration will open in 2019, but visitors can register their interest now to make sure they dont miss out... Register your interest here. For registration enquiries please contact imbibe-2018@livebuzz.co.uk

    Why do I need a ticket and how much does it cost?

    In the past 9 years Imbibe Live has grown from strength to strength – and the main reason for this is that we listen. We listen to our visitors, our exhibitors, our partners and our sponsors to know how best bring Imbibe to life for two days in July.

    As everyone knows we are limited by space and we want to make sure that we provide the best experience for everyone involved at Imbibe Live so we introduced a small £10 entry fee in 2018 to ensure that the audience, the technology and the food are of the same high quality as the incredible products, seminars and competitions that our industry showcases over the two days.

    We want our visitors to have the best possible experience, and we want our buyers and sellers to be better connected. We listened to feedback from 2017 and enhanced the experience for 2018 even further. We therefore took over the balcony at Olympia, brought in great street food and we made our awesome Meetings App bigger and better so that swiping and making meetings at Imbibe Live 2018 was easier than ever. We also improved the meeting areas and massively upped our game with food so we hope you thought it was worth the tenner.

    Will my ticket be valid for both days?

    Yes, the £10 ticket fee is valid for both show days.

    Can I buy a ticket for just one of the days?

    No, we do not offer a one day ticket. You do not have to attend both days, but we encourage all our visitors to attend on both so that you don’t miss out on any of our brilliant seminars and masterclasses.

    Can I buy a ticket on the day?

    Yes you can pay the entrance fee at Imbibe Live, however we strongly suggest doing this online beforehand to save yourself time queuing.

    Will you refund tickets?

    Tickets to Imbibe Live are non-refundable so make sure it’s booked in your diary in advance.

    How do I exhibit?

    For enquiries about exhibiting at Imbibe Live 2019, please contact sales@imbibe.com / 020 8910 7047.

    Who should I contact for press enquiries?

    For all press enquiries please contact Amy Seabrook / 020 8910 7857.

    For any additional marketing material, please contact the marketing team.

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