The LEGO KidsFest national tour stops at the Kentucky Convention Center April 5 through 7, bringing all of the creative hands-on, minds-on fun of LEGO building and experiences together in this three acre activity- andÂ entertainment-packed family event for children of all ages and builders of all skills and interests.
Among the many LEGO attractions, families will find:Â
â€¢ LEGO Model Gallery: dozens of life-sized models made entirely from LEGO bricks
â€¢ LEGO Master Builders: live demonstrations and activities from the crew who get paid to play
â€¢ Creation Nation: build your own creation to add to a custom map of the U.S.
â€¢ Race Ramps: build your own custom car, then race it down the ramp against friends and family
â€¢ LEGO Games Arena: roll the dice to play LEGO board games
â€¢ Construction Zones: creative free build, play and display areas
â€¢ LEGO DUPLO: younger visitors can explore imagination through building
â€¢ LEGO Retail and KidsFest Marketplace: purchase LEGO merchandise and official KidsFest tour goods
â€¢ Brick Pile: a gigantic pile full of LEGO bricks for creative play and enjoyment
â€¢ Monochromatic Builds: bricks of a single color to foster group creativity
â€¢ Brickscapes: fantastic displays that combine lots of LEGO and DUPLO sets
â€¢ And much more, covering over 150,000 square feet of space
â€œAny family who likes to be inspired, get hands-on and have fun together wonâ€™t want to miss LEGO KidsFest,â€ said Vince Rubino, LEGO events manager. â€œWeâ€™re bringing so many activities for Louisville-area families to test and showcase their creativity and building skills in what is sure to be a family event to remember.â€
Based on sell-out attendance in previous markets, advance ticket purchase is strongly encouraged.
Five sessions â€“ all identical â€“ are available for the Louisville April 5 through 7 tour stop.Â LEGO KidsFest tickets are $20 for adults and $18 for children and can be purchased online at www.LEGOKidsFest.com.
The LEGO KidsFest 2013 tour stops: Richmond, Va. (Feb. 15 through 17); Louisville, Ky. (April 5 through 7); Houston, Texas (May 17 through 19); Phoenix, Ariz. (July 12 through 14); San Jose, Calif. (Aug. 30 through Sept. 1); Portland, Ore., (Oct. 11 through 13); and Hartford, Conn. (Dec. 6 through 8).
LEGO is the brand name.Â One plays with LEGO bricks (not LEGOs or Legos).
LEGO Systems, Inc. is the North American division of The LEGO Group, a privately-held, family-owned company based in Billund, Denmark, one of the worldâ€™s leading manufacturers of creatively educational play materials for children. The company is committed to the development of childrenâ€™s creative and imaginative abilities, and its employees are guided by the motto adopted in the 1930s by founder Ole Kirk Christiansen: â€œOnly the best is good enough.â€Â Visit the virtual LEGO world at www.LEGO.com.