LACES OUT! Trainer Festival is back for it’s 5th Birthday at its’ original home the Camp & Furnace. The North Wests largest celebration of the trainers, lifestyle and streetwear reaches its 5th year and LACES OUT! AW19 will be its 11th festival since it began back in 2014.
The popular trainer festival sees sneaker lovers and alike from across the world, old and young descend on the city to browse the thousands of rare, vintage and deadstock trainers available to ticket holders by it’s huge number of independent traders and collectors. As always the market place is accompanied by a panel of special guests, brands, and DJ’s. For 2019, LACES OUT! is moving back to it’s original home Camp & Furnace Dock, in the Baltic Triangle, Liverpool.
The 16th of November will see Camp & Furnace packed with trainer lovers, selling and buying their way through the endless amounts of tables lined with rarest trainers you can find. Alongside the market place, LACES OUT! will bring its much-loved panel talks, historically filled with famous “sneakerheads” and key industry figures sharing their knowledge and wisdom. This season will see talks on ‘‘How to get on in the Sneaker Industry‘‘ with Morgan Weekes (Sneaker Freaker), Alex Vas (Size?) and Peter Mitchell (The Basement). There will also be a discussion on collecting vintage with Rich from Bags of Flavour in Manchester, Jojo from Rag parade, and Ladi Kazeem from The Vault. All hosted my rap artist Burgundy Blood.
The Sneaker Freaker Magazine will have a chill area at the event where they will be distributing their latest book.
Crep Protect will also be present on the day giving away free sneaker cleans, and also give festival-goers a chance to win some oft he rarest trainers on the market with their ‘‘Cop or Flop‘‘ Machine.