visit us in Manchester, UK

CoinFestUK is a free to attend event founded in 2015 with its first UK event taking place in April 2016.  Our goal is to bring together the crypto community from around the world, get them engaged and sharing knowledge and experience in a relaxed atmosphere.

Our events host workshops, speakers, exhibitors, crypto artwork, activities and various other tracks.


While CryptoBates work on integrating their CBE token into their custom ticket system we have re-opened for event tickets on eventbrite


Please note if you currently hold a ticket for the event you don’t need to claim a new ticket as all old tickets are still valid 

Checkout our virtual events

We are organising a range virtual events in our Decentraland event space, you can find more details about our virtual events via our dedicated virtual events team at

We are working with a range of sponsors, exhibitors and speakers to host live-streams with them discussing their projects, project developments and future plans aswell as some giveaways and competitions. 

CoinFestUK Sponsor Blog

Follow our new blog which will follow our CoinFestUK Sponsors throughout the year until April 2021, including sponsor updates, latest developments and news

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Our 2021 event will host

Cbe token

Our CryptoBatesEvent Token is now live! The event token is a socially focused token rewarding attendees who support the CryptoBates range of events, the token can be earned or gifted with the aim to increase interaction throughout the events between attendees, sponsors, speakers, exhibitors, workshop hosts, artists and VIPs. Interested? Signup to the distribution list at


Showcasing crypto projects including established, upcoming and new projects. Covering a variety of industries and hosting a wealth of experience.

Speaker Presentations

We host speakers from a wide range of backgrounds and industries, we'll have exhibitor speaker slots, a range of guest speakers, institutional speakers and some VIP speakers!


Our free to attend workshops are always a big hit at our events. Join us in 2021 for workshops including Blockchain development, Crypto trading and Blockstream Satellite overviews - to name a few!

Crypto Art Event

A Crypto focused art gallery event showcasing artwork from around the world!

Crypto Bar

For 2021 we will be hosting a Crypto Bar. Grab a drink (Ideally a beer!) and pay with bitcoin via the Lightning network (Powered By FastBitcoins)

Crypto Music / Rap

We have had the privilege of hearing some of the best Crypto/Bitcoin themed music live at our event! We close the days with some live entertainment.

Attendee - 5 Minutes of fame

At CoinFest 2021 attendees will get a chance of "5 minutes of fame" - We will be hosting interviews with attendees and you'll have the chance to be included in our post event video/media coverage

Crypto ATM

Visit our event and use our onsite Crypto ATM to purchase Bitcoin, Bitcoin Cash, Dash, Ethereum and Litecoin.

2020 Blue Track

2021 will host our first 'Blue Track' - Focused on newbies this track will be provided dedicated beginner workshops, exhibitors and materials. We hope to point newbies in the right direction connecting them with some of the most educated people in Crypto

Crypto Panel

Our Crypto Panel brings together panellists from a variety of backgrounds. Our panel covers topics including Crypto adoption, the future of crypto and a Q&A with the audience.

Trading Corner

Our trading corner is where attendees can visit and find out about OTC trading, exchanges, wallets and keeping funds safe! We'll have a few Q&A sessions aswell to get your questions answered by the Pros! Our trading corner partner list is growing, scroll down to check out our partners

Live Streamed!

For the 1st time catch of event via a live stream (Dependant on Internet speeds!) Using a well known platform our event will be live streamed with free of charge access!

Crypto Focused Activities

We have hosted a range of activities over the years at CoinFest including our 2019 graffiti wall, our cash grabber wind tunnel, guess the safe combination competition and our crypto themed photo booth.

Crypto treasure hunt

Find the hidden private keys throughout the CoinFestUK 2021 Venue. With clues encoded into QR codes around the venue and extra prizes hidden in selected balloons

B2B VIP Party

A B2B focused party on Saturday night. Aimed at getting all our sponsors, exhibitors, speakers and special guests connected.

Private pre-event party

With the postponement of the 2020 event we will be hosting an invite-only event on April 7th 2021. This pre-event party will gather all our supports, sponsors, VIPs together to thank them for their support

Ticket Hodler Raffle

Every ticket holder is automatically entered into our free raffle with the chance to win the goodies each day (Tickets need to be signed in)

NFT Tickets

Along side our usual event tickets we are working to offer NFT tickets. Not everyone is familiar with this tech but 2021 will be our testbed which we can hopefully build on

Blockchain Gaming

We are working with for our 2021 event to host a range of Blockchain based games for attendees to play. We are also planning on hosting a Blockchain Gaming Panel.


Our after-party will begin on the last day of our event and it is being planned with help from some of our loyal attendees. It will include a free bar, DJ and special guests (Party is subject to our sponsor finalising an external venue!)

DeFI Track

A new section for our 2021 event. Our DeFi track will host some of the industry leaders including Monolith and hosting dedicated Q&A sessions

Interested in taking part?

We put an immense amount of effort into creating CoinFest but the event really takes shapes from the amazing support we receive from sponsors, the community and donations. Our event has attracted over 2500+ visitors from 20+ countries over the years, its attracted newbies to seasoned crypto folk and from one-man projects to multi-million pound businesses! 

CoinFest is a global celebration, with events taking place around the world, as a sponsor you have the option for promotion locally to world wide promotion, we offer a wide range of sponsorship packages inc Exhibitor packages, Start-up packages and headliner packages. If you are interested please get in touch. 

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    Further information to be released soon! 

    Stay tuned for an awesome 2021 speaker lineup! 


    Further information to be released soon! 

    Stay tuned for a packed 2021 workshop lineup! 

    Trading corner

    Visit the Trading Corner to learn about trading crypto from some of the leading traders. We will have demos of exchanges, Q&A on trading, advice on OTC services, guidance on storage and safe custody of your Crypto Assets.

    DeFi Track

    The goal of our DeFi (Decentralized Finance) track is to help people understand DeFi via Q&A sessions with some of the industry leaders. We’re also looking at hosting dedicated workshops on the topic aswell. 

    We are working with for our 2020 event to showcase a range of Blockchain based games for attendees to play. Alongside this we will be a hosting a Blockchain Gaming Panel.

    Gaming Panel Moderator – To be announced 


    CryptoArtEvent showcases artwork from around the world both in physical and digital form. Our art gallery events have become part of CoinFestUK to give the artists exposure to the wider community and our CoinFestUK attendees exposure to some of the best Crypto artwork on the market. 

    our Awesome Sponsors

    Headline sponsors

    Lanyard Sponsor

    GOLD Sponsors

    Bronze Sponsors

    Lanyard badge sponsor

    Wallet Partner

    decentraland LAND & DEv partner



    Our BTC donation address:


    We are open to donations to help support our event and appreciate all support from the community. Thank you. 



    2021 VENUE

    Our 2021 Venue will be the Manchester conference centre, Sackville St, Manchester M1 3BB

    Our Preferred Hotel Partner is Trippki Hotels! A leading hotel booking platform with 1.6 million hotels available and 8 cryptos accepted as payment! 


    "A true global gathering with attendees from around the world."

    A 2019 CANADIAN attendee

    "the one event each year I look forward to"

    a 2017-2019 Attendee

    "The event hosted an amazing range of speakers from all backgrounds"

    A 2019 Attendee

    CoinFestUK is dedicated to providing a harassment-free conference experience for everyone, regardless of gender, gender identity, and expression, sexual orientation, disability, physical appearance, body size, race, or religion. We do not tolerate harassment of conference participants in any form.
    Conference participants violating these rules may be sanctioned or expelled from the conference at the discretion of the conference organisers.

    "CoinFestUK is a free to attend Event aimed at all levels of crypto enthusiastS"


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