The biggest wrestling convention in UK history is here

September 8th and 9th - BEC Manchester


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Live shows- Wrestling personalities -guest panels

Wrestling MediaCon 2018 will feature LIVE shows events from Impact Wrestling and Revolution Pro Wrestling. 

Plus guest matches from NWA, Defiant and NGW - All giving an incredible five global companies on show over two days!

The world's biggest wrestling YouTubers, Podcasters and personalities will be in attendance doing live shows, collaborations, photo shoots and fan meet and greets.

You'll find tons of stalls from vendors offering stacks of wrestling merchandise and services, including rare items and HUGE discounts as part of Wrestling MediaCon 2018.

3 Arenas all in 1 location

Including regular matches throughout each day and full evening shows.

Our huge convention arena will contain live shows, meet and greets and vendor stalls.

Live stage shows all weekend from wrestling and YouTube Personalities.

two days of non stop wrestling content

Also Featuring full live shows from

Tickets for Impact Wrestling Vs The UK must be purchased separately unless you have a VIP Platinum Ticket. 

Tickets for Rev Pro's British J Cup must be purchased separately unless you have a VIP Platinum Ticket.  

Plus Live Matches Daily From

The critically acclaimed Ten Pounds of Gold  Series will be documenting the National Wrestling Alliance’s stars, fans and moments during the event plus presenting a a special thirty-minute show that carries forward the story, legacy and history of the NWA. 

Europe's most televised wrestling brand will present matches both days. Featuring the stars of its worldwide TV show aired in 34 countries and recording content for its brand new YouTube channel, all live at Wrestling MediaCon 2018.

Europe's biggest YouTube wrestling promotion will present matches on both days of Wrestling MediaCon 2018. Formerly WCPW, Defiant Wrestling is the world's fastest growing online wrestling brand. Don't miss your chance to see it live as part of this event.

Live Shows & Guests

Dave Meltzer

The most influential man in wrestling media history will be attending, doing live Q & A's and meet and greets with fans.   

Colt Cabana & The Art of Wrestling

Colt Cabana will be doing live podcasts, panels and fan meet and greets at Wrestling MediaCon 2018.  

WrestleTalk Vs Cultaholic

Oli Davis and Luke Owen and El Fakidor will face off with the Cultaholic team in a live face off on stage. Meet & Greets throughout the weekend.


Maffew from Botchamania and Wrestling Memes present Botch-A-Memia: A Showcase Of Wrestling Absurdities Live On Stage

The Wrestling Observer Live

Wrestling's greatest journalist Dave Meltzer sits down with Pat Patterson for a once in a lifetime chat with the WWE icon.

Also taking place at Wrestling MediaCon 2018

Tickets for the Wrestling Media Hall of Fame must be purchased separately unless you have either a Gold or VIP Platinum Ticket.

Also Attending Wrestling MediaCon 2018

Findlay Martin

The editor and writer for the UK's longest running wrestling magazine Powerslam, Fin Martin, will be in attendance doing meet and greets.  

Maffew from Botchamania

Maffew from the world famous blooper series 'Botchamania' will be at Wrestling MediaCon 2018 for panels and fan meet and greets.  

Dave Lagana - Ten Pounds of Gold

Former WWE and TNA writer, NWA Vice President and Director of Ten 'Pounds of Gold' Dave Lagana will be attending.

Joe Hendry - Twitch

Pro wrestler, TV commentator, Commonwealth Games competitor and Twitch star Joe Hendry is attending Wrestling MediaCon 2018.

Patrick Lennon - Daily Star

Patrick Lennon has been the only wrestling journalist in the UK's national press for 15 years, as well as a host of WrestleTalk TV.

FAQ - How Wrestling Mediacon 2018 works

Are guest signings and photos charged seperately?

Yes, all signings and photos with guests are charged separately on top of your ticket. These prices start at £10 and go up depending on the guest or nature of the photo.

Can I take photos with my phone as well as attend pro photo shoots?

Pro photo shoots are separate to meet & greets and we ask you not to take your own photos with guests at the tables.

Can I pay in cash or use card payments for photo shoots and signings?

All signings will be done using tokens which you can buy with cash or credit & debit card at both the venue on the day or pre-order online. 

If I pre-order my photo and signing tokens online, do I get a discount?

Yes, pre-ordering your MediaCon SLAMS will give you 10% if ordered before the day the convention starts. Order at this link now.

Do my tickets get me access to all free shows?

Yes, but as some of these shows will be very popular we advise joining the queue early, to avoid dissapointment as all will be first come, first serve.

Can I purchase paid show and after party tickets separately later if I decide I want to attend?

Yes, you can and these tickets will simply need to be shown separately upon admission. 

Meet and Greet and Photo Tokens to Pre-Order

Pre-Order Your Meet & Greet / Photo Op tokens before MediaCon weekend for a 10% online discount!

The Venue - Bowlers Exhibition Centre - Manchester

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Parking - There is a number of on street parking spaces surrounding the venue, as well as a secure venue car park surrounding the venue. Parking prices vary according to events and are often free. Please contact the venue for clarification on parking arrangements and prices before attending.

BEC operate Disabled parking bays and recognise the standard Blue Badge system. Space is limited so please arrive as early as possible to secure your space. Any questions you may have, or anything we can assist with, please do not hesitate to ask BEC staff.

Incredible sounds and lighting with giant LED screens

Wrestling MediaCon 2018 will boast incredible live event production thanks to a combination of the in-house BEC team and several outside production companies, all coming together for one unmissable event & incredible wrestling fan experience.