Return of the Garrison
  • National Space Centre
    Exploration Drive
    LE4 5NS
  • Saturday 29th June, 10:00am - Until Sunday 30th June, 5:00pm
At last we will reveal ourselves to the Jedi.

The National Space Centre, 501st UK Garrison, Rebel Legion, Galactic Academy and Mandalorian Mercs are joining forces to celebrate 20 years of The Phantom Menace with an amazing fan and family charity event.


With costume characters, exhibitions, talks, workshops and the all-important Parade, this year the Force returns to reveal itself to the Jedi!


Meet your Favourite Characters!


Thanks to the 501st UK Garrison, Rebel Legion, Galactic Academy and the Mandalorian Mercenaries, we will be joined by over 100 characters from film, comic, game and animation.


Enjoy a full family day out, or full weekend immersive experience:


                • Join Silver Sabres for a lightsabre masterclass

                • Amazing full size props from Isle of Wight Prop Crew

                • Hyperspace Hypermarket

                • Hands on craft sessions for children to enjoy

                • Talks and workshops available throughout

                • See the highlight of the weekend, our costume parade

                • Art exhibition, limited edition prints and pins

                • Meet very special guests (autograph fees apply)


Please note: Annual Passes are NOT valid for this event

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