The London International Guitar Show 2018

Now in its third year, The London International Guitar Show (LIGS) returns to Kempton Park Racecourse on Sunday 28th October 2018 from 10am to 4.30pm.

LIGS has all the trademark features of our other well-established events. These include an affordable entrance fee for visitors, sensibly-priced exhibitor costs with no added extras, free parking for all, good transport links including proximity to the motorways and even a railway station in the venue grounds. Long-distance visitors can also benefit from a large range of reasonably priced accommodation nearby.

160 exhibitors are already booked with more signing up each day for what promises to be an amazing show.

Forged in the stye of USA table-top exhibitions, LIGS is first and foremost a retail event. New, vintage and pre-owned guitars, amps and pedals will be available to buy, trade and sell from a host of retailers, distributors, manufacturers, luthiers, boutique makers and private collectors - not to mention a whole gamut of strings and accessories.

As with all the NGS events, workshops, demonstrations and live music will be available in separate areas throughout the day, with some of the top names in the industry performing in an intimate setting. This year sees German guitar supremo and Vintage® Signature guitar endorser Thomas Blug demonstrating his incredible range of BluGuitar amps, speakers and accessories. Former Stone Roses and Asia guitarist Aziz Ibrahim Esq. will be performing an eclectic set with his usual multi-genre mastery. Lazy J Custom Amps will present The Phil Harris Band playing a set of classic rock tracks using some of the most revered and sought after examples of vintage electric guitars. Last, but definitely not least, The Huers will showcase their superb songs, great playing and sublime harmonies through the show’s PA system provider BOSE professional.

Public admission will be just £10 (pay on the door) with accompanied under-12's free, LIGS is sponsored by PMT, Reflex Print, Acoustic Review, BluGuitar, Fret-King Guitars, Vintage Guitars, Lazy J Custom Amps, The Guitar Magazine, Sfarzo Strings, MI Focus, The Musicians' Union andReverb.

Registration is open to any business with guitar-related products including retailers, distributors, manufacturers, luthiers, boutique makers and private collectors and dealers.

To book a stand email or phone 01925 813185 or 07403 346409.


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Live Music Schedule

11.15 The Huers

12.00 Aziz Ibrahim
1.15 Thomas Blug And British RockAnarchy
2.30 The Phil Harris Band 

All times are approx.