There are a couple of upcoming LEGO conventions this month and their representatives have emailed us to help spread the world about them. The first one is LUG Brazil EXPO 2014 which is happening this weekend.
The LUG Brazil EXPO 2014 is an exhibition of creations made with LEGO® parts, built by members of the LUG Brazil. This is the 4th edition of the event, which is free and will feature 23 stations distributed over 1,000sqm.
Location and Dates
Campus Barra Funda Faculty Impact of Technology, located at Av. Rudge, 315 – Barra Funda, Sao Paulo .
November 8 »12h to 19h
November 9 »12h to 18h
The other LEGO convention is Brick Nation which is happening next weekend.
Join us at “BRICK NATION” a Lego Fan event.
November 15th & 16TH
Brick Nation, a Lego Fan event for enthusiast of all ages. Brick Nation is being created to increase awareness of the fact that science, technology, engineering, and mathematics (STEM) are all in play when it comes to LEGO and other construction toys. Creative arts, the sometimes forgotten form of education, can be expressed with LEGO. Families will be able to participate in unique Lego building activities and attractions.
Listed below are some of the actives that you will find at “BRICK NATION” are:
Lego charades – It is Pictionary, except you build your clues with LEGO pieces.
Rubber band race – Build a Lego rubber band powered car and race it against other contestants
Robot rumble – Two Lego remote control robots battle to push the other robot out of the ring.
Lego trivia – Find out how much you really know about Lego
Tower challenge – Build the tallest Lego tower before before time runs out.
Lego obstacle course – Operate our Lego remote control 4×4 Crawler through are Lego obstacle course.
Creation station – Is a gigantic pile full of LEGO bricks for creative play and enjoyment for both Parents and children.
Vendors will be offering all things LEGO, including new and retired LEGO sets, mini figures, custom-molded weapons, unique models, jewelry and… really… everything you ever imagined.
The 501st “Old Line Garrison” a premier Star Wars Costuming group will be at “BRICK NATION” On Saturday November 15th.
All proceeds from the door will go to The “WOUNDED WARRIOR PROJECT” this event is our preferred platform for giving back to our community and honoring those who protect us.
Will be held at the North Laurel Community Center
9411 Whiskey Bottom Rd, Laurel, MD 20723
Saturday November 15th 10:30AM to 4:00PM
Sunday November 16th from 10:00am to 2PM
Tickets are $7 each.
Children 3 and under are free.
Tickets can be purchased at the door.