Laces Out! is back at the ACC Exhibition Centre on Saturday 25th November and the team have just revealed a brand-new addition to one of Europe’s biggest celebrations of sneaker culture.

The ‘More Heat for Your Feet’ workshop will be held at Laces Out!, championing the originality that has spurred adidas and their wearers since its founding, as participants get the chance to experiment on a new pair of adidas Originals under the guidance of leading experimental design studio, Studio Hagel. The feted experimental footwear design studio have been disrupting the sneaker world to fantastic effect since launching in 2015, and touch down in Liverpool at the festival for the very first time.

To register interest in the workshop, Laces Out! attendees new to  contact with the below information: Instagram handle; Confirmation of LACES OUT! ticket; and shoe size.

LACES OUT! are also giving away 5 pairs of trainers at the event if guests can score 4 shots in a row in a new basket ball competition. The competition is in partnership with Sevenstore and each winner will receive a sneaker voucher of up to £180 for a pair of their choice.

Rob May, Laces Out! founder, explains:

“We’re all hugely proud to unveil the Studio Hagel workshop at Laces Out! They were founded in 2015 and have now got the reputation as the world’s leading experimental footwear design studio – their work is beyond belief and testament to their credentials as always pushing the boundaries of what’s possible with sneaker design, innovation and wear. They continue to work closely with adidas along with numerous iconic footwear brands so to have this happening at the festival with More Heat for Your Feet is amazing for Laces Out!. It’s being led by the team at Sevenstore.“

The 2nd instalment of 2023 will amp the sense of sneaker occasion even further. The ACC offers a huge space which enables Laces Out! to accommodate even more guests, whilst showcasing traders and sneaker brands ranging from limited productions to feted one-offs all under one roof. Sneakerheads will find an unparalleled selection of rare and exclusive trainers, limited editions and sought-after collaborations. And with a greatly expanded trader lineup, Laces Out! attendees will have an incredible opportunity to explore this vast array of footwear options and connect with fellow enthusiasts from around the world who converge on Liverpool for this special day.

The event promises much more than just sneaker shopping, with fascinating insights and invaluable knowledge available from industry insiders and experts. The day will feature DJ performances, guest appearances, interactive workshops, games and exciting giveaways.

The ACC Exhibition Centre, situated in the vibrant Kings Dock area of Liverpool, provides spacious halls, state-of-the-art facilities and a convenient location ideal for attendees, traders, and exhibitors alike. Laces Out! has established itself as a premier event in the sneaker community, attracting thousands of enthusiasts year after year. Making the ACC the new home for Laces Out! represents an exciting new period for the festival ahead of its 10th anniversary next year.

General admission tickets and VIP packages for Saturday November 25th offering exclusive gift bags from official partner Crep Protect include free cleaning products, stickers, pin badges and more. Other partners of the event include Liverpool-based retailer Seven Store and there will be an after party at Lost Art in the Baltic Market from 5pm until late with more info to come.

Laces Out! Trainer Festival
Saturday 25th November 2023
ACC Exhibition Centre, King’s Dock, Port of Liverpool, Kings Dock St, Liverpool, L3 4FP
11am – 4pm
Tickets from £10.00 + £1.00 booking fee
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