The homegrown MacExpo 2006 show takes place between October 26-28 at Olympia's National Hall, London.

Show organisers XPO Events promise the annual event will feature "masses" of exciting and interactive seminars, masterclasses and visitor attractions for both pro and consumer Mac users.

The organisers are offering potential show visitors a chance to pre-register for free online now. Tickets this year will cost £12 on the door.

Showgoers will also be able to watch presentations on the 'Sound Live Stage', featuring the latest equipment and expert digital sound and audio demonstrations. Dedicated photography and design and publishing areas will also feature at the event, as will dedicated areas for games and iPod accessories.

The show's opening hours will be 10am until 6pm on 26 and 27 October (Thursday and Friday), and 10am until 5pm on 28 October (Saturday).