PUBLIC INVITED TO TAKE PART IN BUILDING MASSIVE LEGO®MOSAIC
When LEGOLAND Discovery Center Hits The Road This Summer
Grapevine, Texas (June 21, 2017) - This summer, LEGOLAND® Discovery Center Dallas/Fort Worth is hitting the road and inviting members of the public to help create a massive, Ninjago-themed LEGO® brick mosaic.
With more than 20 man hours of work to be done, the LEGOLAND Discovery Center Master Model Builder will be onsite at stops around Dallas-Fort Worth armed with 79,320 bricks, enlisting the help of LEGO® brick fanatics of all ages to build the nearly 6-foot-tall by 10-foot-wide mosaic featuring Sensei Wu and all six ninjas from the popular LEGO® Ninjago toy line and TV show. Similar to a paint-by-numbers system, the public will use bricks to build small LEGO® tiles that will combine together to create the massive image.
Follow the building process on Facebook, Twitter and Instagram using the hashtag #ninjagomosaic. The completed, permanent mosaic will be unveiled in LEGOLANDDiscovery Center’s new Ninjago City Adventure obstacle courseon Friday, September 22,opening day ofthe new animatedaction-comedy “The LEGO Ninjago Movie” by Warner Bros. Pictures.
Thursday, June 29 – LEGOLAND Discovery Center from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m.
Thursday, July 13 – Klyde Warren Park from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m.*
Friday, July 21 – Dive-In Movie at NRH20 featuring “The LEGO Batman Movie” from 5 to 7 p.m.
Wednesday, August 2 – LEGOLAND Discovery Center from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m.
Thursday, August 10 – Klyde Warren Park from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m.*
Saturday, August 26 – Haggard Park in Historic Downtown Plano Arts District featuring “The LEGO Batman Movie” from 6:30 to 8 p.m.*
*Free and open to the public.
Attraction Hours and Tickets: Monday - Friday, 10 a.m. to 6 p.m.; Saturday, 10 a.m. to 8 p.m.; and Sunday, 11 a.m. to 6:30 p.m. - last admission two hours prior to closing. Admission is $21 for guests 3 years of age and older, and free for kids 2 and under.
LEGOLAND® Discovery CenterDallas/Fort Worth
3000 Grapevine Mills Parkway
Grapevine, Texas 76051
About LEGOLAND® Discovery Center Dallas/Fort Worth:
LEGOLAND® Discovery Center Dallas/Fort Worth opened at Grapevine Mills Mall in March 2011. The 35,000-square-foot indoor attraction geared towards children ages 3 to 10 and their families, features millions of LEGO® bricks and offers a fun, highly interactive and educational two to three hour experience. Interactive features include hands-on play areas, a 4D cinema, LEGO® rides, outdoor water playground, special party rooms for birthdays and other celebrations, and signature MINILAND exhibit, featuring replicas of North Texas landmarks made out of LEGO® bricks. Admission is $21 for guests 3 years of age and older, free for kids 2 and under. Adults must be accompanied by children to enter. For more information visit www.LEGOLANDDiscoveryCenter.com/dallasfw. Facebook/Twitter/Instagram @ldcdfw.
About Merlin Entertainments:
MERLIN ENTERTAINMENTS plc is the leading name in location-based, family entertainment. Europe’s Number 1 and the world’s second-largest visitor attraction operator, Merlin now operates 114 attractions, 11 hotels/3 holiday villages in 23 countries and across 4 continents. The company aims to deliver memorable and rewarding experiences to its almost 63 million visitors worldwide, through its iconic global and local brands, and the commitment and passion of its managers and 26,000 employees (peak season). Merlin has twenty four attractions and one hotel in North America - including two stunning LEGOLAND Resorts – LEGOLAND Florida with its theme park, water park and hotel; and LEGOLAND California theme park with water park, SEA LIFE aquarium and themed hotel; Madame Tussauds celebrity wax attractions in New York, Washington DC, Las Vegas; Hollywood; and San Francisco; LEGOLAND Discovery Centers in Chicago; Dallas/Fort Worth; Kansas City Missouri; Atlanta, Georgia; Boston; Westchester, New York; Toronto, Canada; a Dungeon in San Francisco; and SEA LIFE aquariums in Phoenix, Arizona; Kansas City, Missouri; Michigan; Dallas/Fort Worth; the Mall of America in Minneapolis and Charlotte – Concord - underlining the company’s position as the world’s biggest global aquarium operator. Visit www.merlinentertainments.biz for more information