Meet Captain Jack in the Sun Sea and Stars Marquee, win prizes for walking the plank, and be guided by the night sky in the Star Dome’s solar system.

Learn about the wonders of our solar system from the experts at the Star Dome, a 6m x 6m pop-up planitarium, which will host a series of free sessions throughout the weekend.

See the tools used to set sail in times gone by and take the Captains Challenge – test your navigation skills the old fashioned way and find out if you would escape the pirates or swim with the sharks.

For grown-up kids, see the latest commercial satellite tracking systems in action, and discover how they are used to combat modern-day pirates.