"Houston, this is Apollo 11 - OMG, some cool moon stuff is coming to WFD. Over."
We're on the final countdown to the launch of two weeks of amazing free activity in Wakefield city centre revolving around the arrival of the world-famous Museum of the Moon installed in the old market hall!
Experience Wakefield has a world of awesome stuff planned from Aug 23 to Sep 8, including:
* Luke Jerram’s stunning artwork Museum of the Moon suspended from the old market hall’s ceiling.
* Appearance by first British astronaut, Helen Sharman
* Wakefield Moon Party
* Star Wars Sunday feat. dancing Stormtroopers
* Gaming Day
* Moonlit Yoga Evenings
The Festival Of The Moon event starts with a FREE launch party on Friday 23 August, blasting off from 5pm.