Explore the wonders of the universe at our family friendly festival!
Family festival goers can discover a world of wonder in our intergalatic key family areas which are packed full of cool science shows, hands-on activities, amazing animations, a dazzling array of surprising tricks, science superheroes and weird brain illusions - all designed for the young and young at heart!
The Star Field & The Planet Field
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 and activities. Don' forget to visit the Planet Field Pagoda for a range of drop-in family activities.
The Space Pavilion
Lean 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.
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.
The Launch Pad joined us for 2018, giving kids the chance get ready for Lift Off and begin your scientific journey - the perfect springboard for budding young scientists, the Launch Pad is located in the South Star Field and includes two exciting new zones: the Big Bang Lab and the Data Base.