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The British Association of Leisure Parks, Piers and Attractions

Leisure, FEC and Indoor Play Trade Exhibition 2017

Monday 27th November 2017

Don’t miss out! Book your exhibition space at BALPPA’s first Leisure, FEC and Indoor Play Trade Exhibition.


BALPPA is delighted to announce that its first Leisure, FEC and Indoor Play Trade Exhibition will take place on Monday 27th November at Drayton Manor Hotel.

As an existing leisure operator or someone who is looking to enter the market, this Trade Exhibition will enable you to connect with key suppliers and experts already operating within the industry as well as providing network and educational opportunities.

We are delighted to announce Teddy Mountain as Gold Sponsor of the Leisure, FEC and Indoor Play Trade Exhibition and FEC Excellence awards and thank them for their generosity.

ABOUT TEDDY MOUNTAIN :Teddy Mountain started in 2003, we have been around a long time, have vast experience and we are the EXPERTS in the ‘Make your Own Teddy Bear’ business. We provide an extensive range of premium quality, unstuffed and pre stuffed plush, outfits and accessories to the retail, leisure and entertainment sectors throughout the UK, Ireland and Europe from our 4 large warehouses based here in Devon.

We have the largest range of bears and outfits – nearly 90% more unique items than our closest competitor.

Teddy Mountain UK is the only ‘Make your Own Teddy Bear’ supplier that is Trading Standards Approved – so you can be assured of our high quality and standards.

We currently supply well over 500 UK & Ireland customers, comprising of the main theme parks – Center Parcs, P & O Cruises, Blackpool Tower Eye, Sealife Centre’s, Twinlakes, Longleat Safari Park, Woodlands, Lapland UK Ltd, Flamingo Land, retail stores, numerous soft play centres, farm attractions, mobile party planners and internet sellers.

Not only is Teddy Mountain the leading provider in the ‘Make Your Own Teddy Bear’ business but we also make a lot of customised items for our customers.

Please visit www.teddymountaindirect.co.uk or email tina@nullteddymountain.com

Please note that you must book your place in advance. To book to attend the Trade Exhibition please visit the link below:

Book your tickets

As an exhibitor, the Trade Exhibition is your opportunity to showcase your products and services to this constantly evolving sector. This addition to the BALPPA Event Calendar will attract existing operators, new operators and potential operators along with emerging suppliers to this marketplace.

The Trade Exhibition will be open from 9.30am until 4.30pm and takes place in the Tower Suite at Drayton Manor Hotel and is planned to be supported by Networking opportunities, training and education workshops and will precede the first ever BALPPA FEC Excellence awards.

Thanks to sponsorship from Morton Michel , we are able to host and additional set of networking opportunities and an afternoon of education seminars .

Morton Michel – Networking Breakfast , Afternoon Tea & Education Seminars

Numbers are strictly limited for the networking events and education seminars . Please ensure you book to secure a place. For more information contact tracey@nullbalppa.org

BALPPA Members, Autism Puzzles will also be running an Autism Champions Training Workshop between 1,30pm and 4.30pm. Please click the link below for more information or contact tracey@nullbalppa.org:

Autism Puzzles – Autism Education Training

Please click the link below for more information on the awards:

FEC Excellence Awards

To download a copy of the exhibitor pack, please click the link below:

Exhibitor Pack

Great deals are available on exhibition space for BALPPA Members if you book early! Please complete the online booking form you secure your space. If you are a non Member and would like to exhibit at this show please the booking form below and return it to tracey@nullbalppa.org.

Trade Exhibition 2017 – Non Member booking form


We have been supported by great suppliers from across the Leisure Industry . These sponsors are supporting both the BALPPA EXCELLENCE AWARDS and BALPPA LEISURE, FEC & INDOOR PLAY TRADE EXHIBITION

We have a limited number of sponsorship opportunities available, for more information contact  tracey@nullbalppa.org 

Thankyou to our sponsors 

Thankyou to our Venue Host , for their support and generous discounted accommodation rates.

Accommodation: BALPPA has secured a special rate of £65 per room per night including breakfast. To take advantage of this special rate please contact Drayton Manor Hotel directly on 01827 28551, quoting BALPPA FEC Awards.

To view the online booking form you must be logged in as a Member. If you do not have your Member’s password please register for a access.

If you require any further information regarding the Trade Exhibition or the Awards Dinner please contact Tracey Bancroft – tracey@nullbalppa.org / 07706 945529.



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