The Muslim Lifestyle Expo 2018 offers you a variety of themes and activities to enjoy. We have live demos from celebrity chefs, shopping heaven with over 150 exhibitors, modest fashion shows, comedy and activities to keep the kids happy. Listen to inspirational speakers in our seminar sessions.
We’ve got competitions, giveaways and so much at our SUPER WEEKEND

MLE EVENT TIMINGS

Saturday 13th October, 10am - 7pm
Sunday 14th October, 10am - 6pm

MLE2018, EventCity, Manchester

Modest Fashion

MLE2018 brings you the best in modest fashion with the brightest names from across the world. Designers and labels will once again attend The Muslim Lifestyle Expo to show you the latest trends and styles. Elegance, modernity and classic modest fashion will grace our catwalk from designers here in the UK, to the Middle East to Malaysia. Witness a fashion show extravaganza full of colour, opulence, dignity and luxury fabrics. All in the hands of our Creative Director Zaf Shabbir.

MLE2018 Fashion Highlights

In the hustle and bustle of the various stands, food stalls, fashion shows and nasheed performances, you can kick back and take in a comedy performance or two. We have some great comedy performers lined up for you with two comedy shows per day to keep you entertained. Our comedy shows have always been a hit with the MLE crowd. We show case some of the best Muslim comedy acts and in previous years we've had Guz Khan, Sadia Azmat, Aatif Nawaz and Tez Ilyas!

Abdullah Afzal!

Abdullah Afzal is an actor and comedian from Manchester, England. He is known for his roles in the sitcoms Lunch Monkeys, playing Asif Khan which ran for two series on BBC Three, and BBC One's long running Citizen Khan, playing Amjad Malik. He has also appeared in several documentaries about Islam having being raised as a devout Muslim and trained for many years to be an imam.

In July 2015, he performed stand-up at the Eid Special Comedy Night at The Comedy Store in London. He also appeared as Jahid in the romantic comedy film Finding Fatimah.

As well as performing live at MLE, he shall be the offcial MLE2018 MC for the weekend!

Food Theatre

Our MLE Food Theatre is always a big attraction with celebrity chefs and cooks serving up and demonstrating some mouthwatering treats! This year we are excited to welcome back BBC Masterchef 2017 winner Saliha Mahmood-Ahmed. Skilled butchers will be showing you how to handle and prepare meat. Then be ready to taste the delicious food once its made.

EARLY BIRD TICKETS AVAILABLE UNTIL 31st AUGUST!
PRICES GO UP FROM 1st SEPTEMBER

MLE2018 ENTRY PRICES

Child Ticket - Saturday

This ticket gives valid entry for one child (Aged 12 and under) on Saturday 13th October 2018.

Free

Child Ticket - Sunday

This ticket gives valid entry for one child (Aged 12 and under) on Sunday 14th October 2018.

Free

Early Bird Single Ticket – Saturday

This ticket gives valid entry for one person (Aged 13 +) on Saturday 13th October 2018

£5

Early Bird Single Ticket – Sunday

This ticket gives valid entry for one person (Aged 13 +) on Sunday 14th October 2018

£5

Early Bird - Weekend Ticket - Sat & Sun

This ticket gives valid entry for one person (Aged 13 +) on Saturday 13th & Sunday 14th October 2018

£7.50

Early Bird Family Ticket - Saturday

This ticket gives valid entry for two adults and two children (above 13)

£15

Early Bird Family Ticket - Sunday

This ticket gives valid entry for two adults and two children (above 13)

£15

Our seminar line up features experts from the lifestyle sectors and across the business community who will share inspirational, valuable and bite-sized knowledge. (Speakers to be confirmed soon).

Interested in giving an inspiring talk at MLE? Get in touch.

Islamic Art

The Art Gallery has become one of the most anticipated features at MLE, with some of the UK's top Muslim artists displaying original artworks and giving hands on demonstrations. We are always on the look out for new and upcoming artists to exhibit at MLE, so please do get in touch!

We know how it is. As long as the kids are happy and occupied, then you’re happy. We hear you! Well, check this list of kids entertainment. Awesome Go-Karts, Slide, Bouncy Castle, Face Painting, Striker Bell, Toy Stall, Popcorn Slush and Candy Floss*

Even the adults will be jealous when they read that. Join the queue people. Your kids are gonna love it.

*Fees apply to activities.