27th September
30 Euston Square, London, NW1

£45 ticket offer

Enter the code MUMSNETTER to grab a whopping £30 discount!

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Expecting a baby, and a bit befuddled by the reams of advice and info out there? Too blooming busy to wade through it all? Then you need Bumpfest, Mumsnet’s one-day event dedicated to all things birth and baby-related. It takes place on Saturday, 27th September - and if you book now using the code MUMSNETTER, you can nab a ticket for just £45.

We’ll help you navigate the tricky bits - from birth plans to breastfeeding, from colic to co-sleeping. No fluff or fuss, just the expert advice you need - plus a delicious lunch and a goody bag packed with lovely stuff for you and your newborn.

As well as our special offer for Mumsnetters, you can grab a discounted partner ticket for your other half (or even your mum)!  Check out our ticket offers, browse our programme to find out what's on, and sneak a peak at the goodies and extras included in the ticket price. 

Brilliant speakers

We've a stellar list of speakers to help you prepare for parenthood. There'll be top notch advice from doulas and midwives, breastfeeding experts and sleep specialists - plus childcare supremo Penelope Leach, broadcaster Kate Silverton, and the lovely Dr Pixie McKenna.

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What's on at Bumpfest?


Bumpfest will be jam-packed with all the advice and information you need - from bonding, to building your baby's brain; from sleep techniques that work, to a survival guide for the first weeks of parenthood. Browse our packed programme to see what's on offer.

See the full programme >

Latest news

Thursday 11th September: Read Dr Pixie McKenna 's account in The Telegraph about having a baby in her forties and giving up her independence.

Wednesday 3rd September: Author and Bumpfest speaker Linda Geddes gives us on the lowdown on the most surprising truths about pregnancy and birth. Read the facts and prepare to be amazed!

Wednesday 20th August: From stretch marks to sleepless nights, there are 101 things we're told to expect when we're expecting, but what about the bits nobody mentions? Watch our video on things you don't know until you're pregnant. 

Monday 18th August: Baby names: What do our choices say about us? Following the ONS report last week, read Kirsty Smith's guest blog on this particular parenting conundrum. 

Friday 15th August: 'What I've learnt about birth.' Read this wonderful guest blog from BumpFest speaker Rebecca Schiller here.  

Thursday 14th August:  Keen to try a TENS machine in labour? Look no further! 10 MamaTENS units to be won at BumpFest. 

Wednesday 13th August: Life as a new dad - baby sick, buggies and bonding. Lovely guest post from BumpFest speaker Rob Kemp.

Wednesday 13th August: Friends for life vs knitted vaginas: Richard Goodwin joins the antenatal class debate, read the full article here. 

Monday 11th August: First baby on the way? Don't miss our newborn essentials guide source by those who've been there, and done that.

Friday 8th August: Here's a taster of all the invaluable advice on offer at BumpFest; sleep expert Andrea Grace shares her 5 top tips for a solid night's slumber. 

Thursday 7th August: Bumpfest will not only be a day of baby themed tips and inspiration it will also give expectant mothers the chance to indulge in some much-deserved r&r. Watch this space for details. 

Friday 1st August: Get your Early Bird tickets before offer ends on Sunday!

Wednesday 23rd July: We are very excited to announce that the fabulous Lucy Porter will be joining us for BumpFest this year! 

Thursday 10th July: Aitch confirmed as speaker - read more about her on the speakers page and at her website babyledweaning.com

Wednesday 9th July: Tickets released, book now!

Tuesday 8th July: New speakers announced - see the full line up.

Monday 7th July: Bumpfest launched. Book your ticket today.

Goodies and Extras


There'll be loads of goodies and extras, including a choice of delicious pregnancy-friendly lunches and a rather glam alcohol-free cocktail bar. Have a pregnancy massage in our pamper zone, unwind with bump-based comedy from the fabulous Lucy Porter - and leave with a goody bag packed with luxurious gifts for you and your newborn.

Find out more >

Fab ticket offers


We've a brilliant offer for Mumsnetters: if you book now and use the promo code MUMSNETTER, you can grab a ticket for just £45 - a reduction of £30 on the standard ticket price. Partners are very welcome too, so do bring a plus one (or even your mum, or a supportive friend!) Partner tickets are £35 when booking for two.

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