Explore the wonders of the universe at our family friendly festival!
Family festival goers can discover a world of wonder in our intergalactic key family areas which are packed full of cool science shows, hands-on workshops, interactive activities, and amazing exhibits - all designed for the young and young at heart!
The Science Fields
Discuss and explore the latest discoveries with our very own family friendly festival scientists in a series of tents and stalls packed with scientific displays, games and interactive experiments.
The Space Pavilion
Learn all about the awe-inspiring science of Jodrell Bank in our permanet exhibition. Or, sign up for a workshop and get hands-on with science and tech.
The Big Bang Stage
Head on down to the Science Fields and visit the Big Bang Stage for a fun and fact-packed programme of science shows. With live experiments and interactive demonstrations, this family-friendly stage will delight and inspire children and parents alike. Warning: May include loud bangs!
Mission Control hosts some of bluedot's biggest Dot Talks, and its exhibition space hosts a collection of extraordinary artefacts, collectibles and scale replica models to inspire scientists of all ages.
Take time out from our family music festival and enjoy the fresh air, and a bite to eat while the children run free in our kids play area. Look out for our drop-in activity zone in the Pagoda and the National Childbirth Trust’s dedicated parent and baby space.