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Halloween Fun at Brick-or-Treat Party Nights

Posted by on Oct 28, 2016 in Halloween, Holiday, LegoLand, Theme Parks | 0 comments

 We visited as a guest of Legoland Halloween is my favorite holiday of the year because of all the fun family events happening across Southern California. One of our favorite family Halloween traditions is to visit Legoland California for their Brick-or-Treat Party Nights event. This year, we did something different and got the full-day package which allowed us to arrive at the theme park early. The night of the event, we got to Legoland around 1 pm, and the park was full of children dressed in Halloween-themed clothing. We joined some friends who were also visiting the Legoland and our children squealed with delight while going on the different attractions. They raced cars, splashed in the water feature, and flew high in the helicopters. The rides at Legoland are perfect for children of all ages to enjoy. As the...

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It’s Trick-or-Treat Time at LEGOLAND California

Posted by on Aug 30, 2016 in Events, Featured, Halloween, LegoLand | 0 comments

  Brick-or-Treat Party Nights at LEGOLAND® California Resort, is back and sweeter than ever! The biggest kids’ Halloween celebration in San Diego offers children and their families trick-or-treating and entertainment throughout the Park. Every Saturday night (Oct. 1,8,15,22, & 29) starting at 5pm, LEGOLAND California transforms into a not-too-spooky Halloween party featuring a new Ghost Cruise adventure, a new pop-badge challenge through Fun Town, a new theater show in Castle Hill, a fall festival complete with a LEGO® pumpkin patch building activity and blue-grass style music in LEGO Friends Heartlake City, treat stations with specialty items including a LEGO® commemorative Brick, roaming candy carts throughout the Park and two bonus treat stations inside SEA LIFE® Aquarium. Plus, LEGOLAND® Hotel joins in the fun with its own Halloween party on Oct. 31 with candy giveaways, a dance party and a...

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Holiday Snow Days at Legoland

Posted by on Dec 8, 2015 in Christmas, Events, Holiday, LegoLand | 0 comments

 We attended at guests of the park. Snow has come to the beach! Just south of Orange County, in the seaside village of Carlsbad, LEGOLAND California is having fun in the sun… and snow! The Park kicked off it’s annual winter celebration, Holiday Snow Days and Winter Nights, which will run November 21st 2015 through January 3, 2016. The celebration boasts holiday themed treats, festive entertainment, holiday decorations, nightly fireworks, and, of course, SNOW! Patrons are invited to enjoy two snow areas in the park’s Fun Town. Kids can sled, throw snowballs at LEGO themed targets, build snowmen with LEGO accessories, as well as participate in the Holiday Village Build. The LEGO Friends also bring a holiday show to Heartlake Village. Kids can sing and dance to their hearts content along with the LEGO Friends, and enjoy the snowfall at...

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Ultimate Brick-or-Treat Halloween Party at LegoLand California

Posted by on Oct 12, 2015 in Events, Featured, Halloween, Holiday, LegoLand, Theme Parks | 2 comments

 We visited as a guest of Legoland Get your kids Halloween costumes ready and prepare for the ultimate family fun at the Legoland California Brick-or-treat Halloween party happening on select nights throughout the month of October. Our kids got dressed in their favorite Halloween costumes, and we celebrated my sons 9th birthday by trick-or-treating around Legoland California during one of their recent brick-or-treat parties. The park closes early on the select brick-or-treat nights, and the fun begins throughout the park. New this year, the trick-or-treat stations are not secluded to one specific area of the park, but can be found throughout all of Legoland California. Our adventure began by experiencing the all-new Candy Quest. Our kids had the adventure of a lifetime walking through the themed building while collecting candy along the way. They laughed, giggled, and answered questions...

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Ninjas are coming to LEGOLAND California

Posted by on Jul 28, 2015 in LegoLand, Theme Parks | 0 comments

  LEGOLAND® California Resort just announced an exciting new expansion for guests in spring 2016 based off the popular property LEGO® NINJAGO™ brought to life by the LEGO® Group through a line of construction toys and TV series on Cartoon Network. The new area will include interactive elements and a new ride featuring the key characters from the NINJAGO universe. LEGO NINJAGO tells the story of four young Ninja heroes – Kai, Jay, Cole and Zane – who train under the watchful eye of Sensei Wu to master an ancient martial art – Spinjitzu. LEGO NINJAGO is one of the most successful LEGO properties. This year, brand new episodes of the popular series, NINJAGO: Masters of Spinjitzu aired on Cartoon Network and 22 new building sets loaded with features and functions were released. Stay tuned for more information about...

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Family Guide to the all-new Discovery Cube Orange County

Posted by on Jun 11, 2015 in Activities, Featured, Gardening, LegoLand, Theme Parks | 4 comments

 We visited as a guest of DSC It’s an all-new discovery Cube OC as today the center opened their highly-anticipated new wing, restaurant and more. The center has expanded to become a 44,000 square-foot venue with permanent exhibits, interactive programs, and STEM (science, technology, engineering, and math) learning spaces. It is the perfect place for families to keep their children learning throughout the summer. Discovery Cube Orange County will also feature a new 10,000 square-foot Julianne Argyros Showcase Theater and Exhibition Hall. It will provide the ability to transform an exhibition space into a 500-seat theater for greater flexibility in giving the families of Orange County an ever-changing destination for entertainment and education. New Exhibits: Sherlock Holmes – The first exhibit on display in the Julianne Argyros Showcase Theater and Exhibition Hall will be The International Exhibit of Sherlock...

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Creating Family Memories at Legoland and Sea Life Aquarium

Posted by on Jun 10, 2015 in Featured, LegoLand, Theme Parks | 0 comments

 We attended as a guest of Legoland If you have a kid or better yet husband that loves Legos then you’ve got to go to LEGOLAND!  I have a husband and children who love Legos, who am I kidding I love Legos too so it was a no brainer to visit the park.  The nice thing about Legoland is that it is 3 parks in one, a waterpark, theme park and aquarium. We were there for only a day so we thought it was best to hit just two of the three parks.  Now me being the crazy planning parent, got to the park 30 minutes before the park opened.  Why would we do that?  Well to check out the cool Lego figures, take pictures and oh yeah they open up a couple of rides before the entire park...

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Lego Friends Heartlake City is Now Open at Legoland!

Posted by on May 28, 2015 in Events, Featured, LegoLand, Theme Parks | 0 comments

 We attended as a guest of LegoLand Have you heard the exciting news? Lego Friends Heartlake City is now open at Legoland California Resort! Now for those of you who have a daughter like mine, you have a love/hate relationship with “the Friends”.  I love them because my daughter has created so many amazing little town buildings and has worked her fine motor skills and mind, but hate them because everywhere I step I find a Friend air bow or brush the size of a fingernail. They are the cutest toys ever and it’s really not their fault that my daughter loves to leave them all over the house, that being said I don’t really hate them, I just wish they would magically pick themselves up.  Last month my family and I ventured to Legoland for a fun day...

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LEGOLAND Unveils New Star Wars Death Star Model (Giveaway)

Posted by on Mar 6, 2015 in Featured, Giveaways, LegoLand, Theme Parks | 94 comments

 We attended as a guest of LEGOLAND “A long time ago in a galaxy far, far away…” There was a magical land made of millions of tiny plastic toy bricks, built for one very special reason, to bring kids and families lots of joy! LEGOLAND California Resort is a 128-acre resort with over 60 interactive rides, shows, and attractions as well as delicious restaurants, all geared for families and kids ages 2-12 years of age. Today was a very special day for our family for many reasons, but I’ll start with me. As a kid, I loved toys, and for me there simply was no greater toy then Lego’s. I loved STAR WARS and now as a grown up and father of two boys I have yet to grow out of loving both of these. All this being said,...

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Sneak Peek of New LEGOLAND LEGO Star Wars Miniland Death Star Model Display

Posted by on Feb 11, 2015 in Featured, LegoLand, Theme Parks | 0 comments

 Calling all Star Wars fans! LEGOLAND California has just shared with us a sneak peek of the new Star Wars Miniland Death Star Model Display that will be open to the public on March 5th. The model is made with more than half a million LEGO bricks, is 13-feet high, 8-feet wide and weighs more than 1,900 pounds! The LEGO Death Star is designed from the version featured in Star Wars Episode IV: A New Hope. The new model display also features the famous trench run scene where Luke Skywalker maneuvered his X-Wing fighter through the combat zone to destroy the Death Star. Below the LEGO Death Star, guests are invited to use their imaginations to construct their own LEGO starships at building stations, while LEGO X-Wings, Tie Fighters and Y-Wings circle overhead. The unveiling of the new LEGO...

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Free Tickets to LegoLand at Denny’s

Posted by on Jan 15, 2015 in LegoLand, Theme Parks | 0 comments

  To kick off the New Year, Denny’s has partnered with one of California’s favorite family attractions to offer free admission for kids at Legoland. Guests are invited to enjoy a delicious meal at Denny’s and with any purchase, receive a coupon for admission. From now until Feb. 27 kids go free with a paid adult ticket to the resort. The ticket includes hopper admission to Legoland Water Park or SEA LIFE Aquarium. In addition, kids are always invited to eat free at Denny’s on Tuesdays from 4p.m. to 10p.m. with the purchase of an entrée. Parents can enjoy new featured menu items such as Philly Cheesesteak and Eggs Skillet with tender prime rib, red-skinned potatoes, sautéed mushrooms, fire-roasted bell peppers and onions topped with Pepper Jack queso, an Italian cheese blend and two eggs, or the newest Fit...

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Guide to Legoland Holiday Snow Days & Winter Nights

Posted by on Nov 25, 2014 in Christmas, Featured, Holiday, LegoLand | 0 comments

 We visited as a guest of Legoland Now is the best time of the year to plan a family visit to Legoland. Your family can experience all the fun at Legoland plus get in the holiday spirit with their interactive holiday snow days and winter nights happening now until January 4th. Before planning your day at Legoland, use this family guide to know exactly what to expect when visiting Legoland this holiday season. Snow Play There is over 50 tons of real snow! Children can build a lego themed snowman, glide down a mini slide or participate in a controlled snowball fight. Children are asked to not toss snowballs at people and instead toss their snowballs at the provided (snowball) board. Recommendations: Children will only be allowed into the snow play area with closed toed shoes. I recommend bringing...

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Legoland California Holiday Ice Rink

Posted by on Nov 24, 2014 in Christmas, Featured, Holiday, LegoLand, Theme Parks | 1 comment

 We visited as a guest of Legoland The holidays are brighter this year at Legoland California with the addition of their all-new outdoor holiday ice rink. The lego themed ice rink is located outside of the Legoland gates in-between the ticket plaza and The Legoland Hotel providing holiday fun for the entire family. Details..Details.. There are six daily 90-minute ice skating sessions (except on December 2, 3, 9, 10, 16, and 17 when Legoland is closed, and only four daily sessions will be available). Guest must be over the age of three years, and tickets are priced starting at $20. Tickets include skate rentals, helmets, and unlimited fun. After skating, cozy up with your family in front of the outdoor fire pit while roasting toasty-sweet marshmallows over an open fire. Your kids can savor the flavors of the rich chocolate...

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Legoland Chima Waterpark is Now Open

Posted by on May 25, 2014 in Featured, LegoLand, Theme Parks | 0 comments

 We attended as a guest of Legoland   The water was warm even when the air outside was a bit overcast and shallow enough for little people. The Chima play structure was complete with slides, water guns and cabanas to rent if you planned to stay all day. The kids and I were ready to explore more of the Chima Water Park, first stop was Eglor’s Build-A-Boat. Here the kids were able to create a boat using Lego pieces and let their creations race down the river.   After splashing in the Chima play structure and building boats, it was time to eat. We ate at the NEW Wolves’ Den Grill, there were plenty of options and seating available. The kids were had full tummies and were now ready to hit the Lion Temple Wave Pool. Here you will find plenty of...

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Staycation Adventure at The LegoLand Hotel

Posted by on Dec 27, 2013 in Featured, LegoLand, Staycation, Theme Parks, Travel | 1 comment

  Is your family in need for an adventure? Looking for somewhere unique to have a staycation together? Then the LegoLand Hotel is the perfect destination to take your family on the adventure of a lifetime. From the moment that we drove up to the Lego adorned hotel, a fire-breathing dragon made completely out of Legos blew a steam over our car. Then once we stepped foot into the hotel, we were swept into a magical world made of Legos. The LegoLand Hotel is a thee-story hotel where every floor has a different theme. There are the pirate themed rooms, the adventure themed rooms, and the kingdom themed rooms. Since we were on a quest for an ultimate adventure, we stayed in the adventure themed rooms. There are two types of rooms on every floor that includes the standard...

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Photo Tour of the LegoLand Hotel Holiday Decorations

Posted by on Dec 18, 2013 in Christmas, Holiday, LegoLand, Staycation, Theme Parks, Travel | 0 comments

  The Legoland Hotel first opened their doors in April of 2013, and this is the first year that guests can spend the holidays at this kid-friendly resort. The three-story, 250 room hotel brings children’s imagination to life with its themed rooms and Lego models. There are 3,422 Lego models in the hotel created out of more than three million Lego bricks! Your family will experience an unforgettable stay when visiting the LegoLand Hotel this holiday season. The entire hotel is decorated for the holidays with holiday shaped Lego structures, garland and more. We are thrilled to share a photo tour of the unique holiday decorations at the LegoLand Hotel this holiday season with you. Inside of the lobby of the hotel is a giant Lego Christmas tree. Your family will be able to take incredible photographs in front...

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Winter Nights at Legoland California

Posted by on Dec 13, 2013 in Christmas, Events, Holiday, LegoLand, Theme Parks | 2 comments

  Legoland California is hosting fun and interactive Holiday Snow Days, and on select nights there are also Winter Nights. When the sun goes down over Carlsbad, California, the giant Lego Christmas tree lights-up. There is entertainment, fireworks and fun on select nights throughout the holiday season. Tree Lighting Families are encouraged to stay until 5pm as they host a nightly tree lighting ceremony. Santa’s helpers will select one child from the audience to help pull the magical lever that turns on the lights for the evening. The tree lighting is happening every night at 5pm until December 31st. Winter Nights The Winter Nights celebration will be on Saturday nights and December 23, 26, 27, 28, 30 and 31 from 5pm to 7pm. There will be a Lego Friends LIVE Holiday Stage show, The Jingle Jammers and Holiday Character...

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Holiday Snow Days at LegoLand California

Posted by on Dec 12, 2013 in Christmas, Featured, Holiday, LegoLand, Theme Parks | 0 comments

  Snow has fallen this year at Legoland California for the holiday season. Put on your winter coat, snow boots, and gloves to bring with your family to LegoLand California. The holiday celebration is happening now through December 31st with tons of real snow, delicious treats, sledding and more. When your family first arrives at Legoland California, make a short walk into Fun Town. This section of the park has been transformed into a magical winter wonderland. When we first walked into the magical holiday town, the snow began to fall from the buildings above. The kids ran and jumped trying to catch the snowflakes before they hit the ground. Then it was time for the fun to begin. The kids were given a giant tube, and then escorted to the top of a snowy white mountain. The kids squealed with...

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LEGOLAND California to Unveil 1:1 LEGO X-Wing Starfighter Replica

Posted by on Jun 6, 2013 in LegoLand, Toys | 0 comments

 Lego fans will be thrilled to hear that LEGOLAND® California Resort will be unveiling the world’s largest LEGO model…the LEGO Star Wars X-wing Starfighter.  The X-wing Starfighter will make its appearance in Carlsbad on June 13, 2013. The 1:1 replica was previosuly unveiled in New York’s Times Square by the LEGO Group.  The actual X-wing that will come to LEGOLAND California is made of five million LEGO bricks.  A team of 32 Master Model Builders spent more than 17,000 hours constructing this masterpiece. The stats on this impressive X-wing Starfighter LEGO replica? Five million bricks have to weight a lot, right?  How about more than 45,000 pounds of a lot?  It is eleven feet tall and 43 feet long, with a wingspan just a tad longer at 44 feet. The exciting news for Southern California is that the X-wing is making the trip across the country...

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Carlsbad Day at LEGOLAND – Saturday, April 27, 2013

Posted by on Apr 20, 2013 in Deals, Events, LegoLand | 0 comments

  Celebrate Carlsbad Day at LEGOLAND with $20 admissions tickets! These special $20 tickets are valid for admission on April 27th from 1-8pm. $7 SEA LIFE® Aquarium tickets are also available. LEGOLAND will donate a portion of the event proceeds to the Carlsbad Educational Foundation. The event will also include special performances by Carlsbad Unified School District students on the Miniland U.S.A. stage at LEGOLAND between 2 p.m. and 5 p.m. Tickets for Carlsbad Day at LEGOLAND These specially priced LEGOLAND tickets are available in advance only through the Carlsbad Educational Foundation and local ticket sales outlets including: all Carlsbad Unified schools, the Carlsbad Chamber of Commerce (5934 Priestly Drive), Carlsbad Visitors Bureau (400 Carlsbad Village Drive), US Bank (2520 El Camino Real and 7730 El Camino Real), Lola’s 7 Up Market & Deli (3292 Roosevelt St.), San Marcos...

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