The BEC is a modern exhibition venue that witnesses a lot of action. From conferences to sports to live music, the BEC has one of the most exciting and varied programmes around. It's the home of Comic Con, UK Bikefest, The Great British Gin Festival, Bowlers Brunch and many other fun festivals and events. The BEC attracts a variety of crowds, whether its those wanting to rave to electronica, those interested in particular product launches, or families wandering around markets or children-friendly festivals. The centre is composed of three arenas of different sizes and capacities, the Trafford Suite and the Cantina Space Bar. It's areas are flexible to cater to many different events, transformed into trade shows, boxing rings, stage shows and more. Visitors can also enjoy its outdoor space during sunny weather. It's ideally positioned close to the Trafford Centre and lots of public transport links. There's also ample free parking making it easy to get to.