Below are the answers to some questions you may have in the lead up to the event! If you have any extra questions do not hesitate to ask us using the contact form below!

When and where does Franchise Fest takes place?

Franchise Fest will take place on 20-21 November 2019 and will be held at Coombe Abbey in Warwickshire.

Coombe Abbey, Brinklow Rd, Coventry CV3 2AB.

20th November 2019 –  Day 1: 9:30am – 4:30pm, evening: 6:00pm – midnight

21st November 2019 – Day 2: 9:00am – 4:00pm

How can I book a ticket?

To buy a ticket, you need to register your interest on our registration form. Click the REGISTER NOW button and complete your details on the form.

Then, when tickets go on sale we will send you an email to let you know that you are able to purchase a ticket.

To find out more about ticket prices click here

I don't have a VIP ticket, how do I book accommodation?

Visit our Accommodation page for a list of nearby places you can book for the festival. 

I've booked a VIP ticket, what does this include?

All VIP tickets include:

  • Lunch on both days
  • Evening meal & entertainment on evening of 20th November
  • B&B overnight accommodation at Coombe Abbey in upgraded feature room on the evening of the 20th November
  • First choice of breakout sessions and 121 meetings
  • VIP status name badge
I've booked a standard ticket, what does this include?

All standard tickets include:

  • Lunch on both days
  • Evening meal & entertainment on evening of 20th November (if pre-booked)
I've booked a 1-day ticket, what does this include?

All 1-day tickets include:

  • Lunch
  • Evening meal & entertainment on evening of 20th November (if pre-booked)
What's the dress code?

For the day time, please dress how you feel most comfortable, we’re going for a dressed-down casual and relaxed style, so feel free to leave the suits at home.

There will be the opportunity to take part in either a yoga class or going on a walk around the grounds so if you’d like to do either of those things, please bring appropriate clothes and shoes. 

For the evening, again feel free to wear anything you feel comfortable in! Even thought it’s a festival, we will be inside so wellies won’t be needed! 

What can I expect?

The event is very relaxed, and we try to make it as friendly a space as possible. We love people to engage with the event and want people to feel comfortable to share their stories and ask any questions they may have.

Where do I go when I arrive?
This year we’re in the marquee which is behind the hotel. When you arrive, head to reception where they will guide you through to marquee. Just follow the Franchise Fest Signs!
What do I need to bring?
Bring whatever you need to make notes on, we’ll provide notepads but feel free to bring laptops, tablets etc.
Is there a hashtag for the event?

Yes! The hashtag is #FranchiseFest19 – whoever gets the biggest reach using this hashtag on Twitter during the two days wins a ticket to next year!

Is there parking?

Yes, there is parking. If you enter the second car park on the right which is signposted as the hotel car park (the first car park is for the park). 

Will there be Wi-Fi?
Yes, there is Wi-Fi available throughout the hotel. The phone reception signal is quite weak in some places so the hotel will provide Wi-Fi access so you can keep in touch with the outside world!
I’m coming alone, is there a chance to meet before the event?

Yes! We will be hosting a meet and greet from 9:00-9:30am on the morning of day one for anyone new to Franchise Fest or for those coming alone. The friendly Coconut team will be there to greet you and introduce you to the other attendees who are in the same boat as you! 

So come meet us beforehand for a coffee and a chat, we’d love to see you.

Where is the nearest Train Station?
Coventry train station is the closest at just under 7 miles away.
Will my dietary requirements be catered for?
Yes absolutely! If you could contact us on the form below with any dietary requirements you have we can make suitable arrangements.
Do I need to bring a ticket with me on the day?

No, if you have booked your ticket online, you will have been added to our guest list so you don’t need to bring a physical ticket with you on the day.

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