Sci-Fi Icons at Spaceport

99th Garrison at Spaceport

Sci-Fi Themed Weekend with 99th Garrison

Join 99th Garrison, a Star Wars based costume group, for a Sci-Fi themed event at Spaceport. Meet Star Wars costume characters including Darth Vader, Stormtroopers, Boba Fett and Kylo Ren.

Characters appearing on Saturday - Princess Leia, Kylo Ren, Luke Skywalker, Stormtroopers, Boba Fett, Darth Vader, X-Wing Pilot, Padme Amidala and Commander Cody.

Characters appearing on Sunday - Kylo Ren, Stormtroopers, Boba Fett, Darth Vader, C-3PO, R2-D2, Rey, Jedi Knights, Sith Lord, TIE Pilots, Mandalorian and Jawas.

Take part in a Stormtrooper Workshop and learn more about what it takes to become a Stormtrooper. Try on a Stormtrooper helmet and take a photograph with your favourite characters from the Star Wars films.

Stormtrooper Show Times

Plus you can visit the Sci-Fi Icons exhibition and see a collection of Star Wars memorabilia from one of the UK's biggest collectors.

*Please note costume characters are subject to availability. Normal Spaceport admission price applies for this event. Tickets can be purchased on the day. There are savings if you book online in advance of your visit date. You can also combine your Spaceport visit with a trip on the Mersey Ferry - joint tickets are available!

Sci-Fi Icons Exhibition at Spaceport throughout 2018

Sci-Fi Icons is a private collection of Stars Wars memorabilia from one of the UK’s biggest collectors, on display at Spaceport. Showing an array of fascinating scenes and iconic characters from the films including Landspeeder Desert Scene, Ewok Village, Jedi Knights, Death Star, Jaba’s Court, Emperor’s throne room, Storm Troopers, Darth Maul, C-3PO, R2-D2, Bobba Fett, Yoda, Chewbacca the wookie and much more! There is also a display of renowned Star Wars toys dating back from 1977 to 1996.

This impressive collection is a must see for all the family – young and old!  You can find out more about Spaceport and Sci-Fi Icons on the Spaceport website.

Whether it’s a weekday, weekend or school holiday, you can always guarantee a great, fun-filled day out that promises to keep the kids and adults entertained. The joint River Explorer Cruise and Spaceport ticket gives you entry to U-boat Story, at Woodside Terminal, and makes a fun filled day out.

On the River Explorer Cruise you can enjoy breath-taking views of Liverpool’s iconic waterfront on a 50 minute River Explorer Cruise featuring guided commentary exploring the history of both Liverpool and Wirral. The ferry has plenty of indoor and outdoor seating for you to enjoy a picnic or there’s a café on board serving hot drinks and delicious snacks.

A family River Explorer Cruise and Spaceport ticket (2 adults and up to 3 children) costs just £37 if you book online at least one day before you visit (before midnight). Book your tickets by clicking the link below. If you purchase a ticket on the day, the cost will be £41. Tickets can be bought at any of the Mersey Ferry Terminals (Pier Head, Seacombe, Woodside) or via phone on 0151 330 1003.