LEGOLAND® Florida Resort Announces 12 Months of Awesome Events for 2018, Starting with LEGO® NINJAGO® Days in January Print

New NINJAGO ‘4D’ Film, Great LEGO Race VR Coaster, LEGO® Star Wars, KIDZ BOP, Seasonal Parties and Return of Brick Dash 5K Highlight Year Full of Fun

WINTER HAVEN, Fla. (Oct. 11, 2017) — In 2018, LEGOLAND® Florida Resort will deliver 12 months of awesomeness with a blockbuster lineup of special events and grand openings throughout the year. It all kicks off in January with LEGO® NINJAGO® Days, three consecutive weekends of exclusive activities and entertainment devoted to the popular LEGO franchise, and the NINJAGO action continues with the opening of an exciting new theatrical attraction starring the cast of TV’s “LEGO NINJAGO: Masters of Spinjitzu.”

Mark your calendars for another brick-tastic year of fun at the place #BuiltForKids:

“LEGO NINJAGO: Master of the 4th Dimension”: Opening Jan. 20all-new “4D” attraction!

LEGO NINJAGO Master of the 4th DimensionThis exciting new theatrical experience combines dazzling 3D computer animation with “4D” real-world effects as ninjas Lloyd, Kai, Jay, Cole, Zane and Nya must find their way out of a mind-bending dimension filled with eye-popping visuals.

See it daily in the Wells Fargo Fun Town Theater!


LEGO NINJAGO Days: Jan. 20-21, 27-28, and Feb. 3-4 all-new event!

LEGO NINJAGO DaysCelebrate your favorite ninja heroes with exclusive in-park activities and meet-and-greets with Kai, Nya and for the first time ever – Master Wu! Then become the ninja in LEGO NINJAGO World, where kids can do battle against familiar foes like Lord Garmadon and the Great Devourer aboard LEGO NINJAGO The Ride.



The Great LEGO Race: Opening March 23 – new virtual-reality roller coaster adventure!

The Great LEGO RaceThe wildest LEGO race ever imagined combines cutting-edge virtual reality technology with roller coaster thrills in an exhilarating new attraction that will transform the theme park’s existing Project X ride into an all-new adventure starring a wacky cast of LEGO minifigures. Learn more at www.LEGOLAND.com/the-great-lego-race.


Brick Dash 5K Presented by Publix*: Saturday, April 14family event returns!

Brick Dash 5K Presented by Publix

Held in association with Polk County Tourism and Sports Marketing, the popular family fitness event returns in 2018 benefitting Merlin’s Magic Wand, the global children’s charity of LEGOLAND parent company Merlin Entertainments Group.

The fun begins at 7 a.m. with a 5K race that sends runners winding their way through LEGOLAND Florida Resort, including the famous Cypress Gardens area, followed at 8 a.m. with a half-mile “fun run” for kids. Favorite LEGO characters like Emmet, Wyldstyle, Benny, Kai, Nya and Master Wu will cheer runners and walkers of all ages during both races.


LEGO® Star Wars: The Force Awakens MINILAND Model Display: Opening May 4giant new models!

LEGO Star Wars The Force Awakens MINILAND Model DisplayJoin us as we unveil the newest addition to our LEGO® Star Wars MINILAND Model Display. Created with thousands of LEGO bricks, the display features memorable moments from Episode VII of the popular Star Wars saga enhanced with lights, sound effects and animation.



LEGO® Star Wars Days: May 5-6, 12-13, 19-20bigger than ever this year!

LEGO Star Wars DaysEnjoy our huge new LEGO® Star Wars display in MINILAND USA as we celebrate a record three weekends of fun from “a galaxy, far, far away”!

Activities include meet-and-greets with LEGO Darth Vader and – new! – a LEGO character from “The Force Awakens” and “The Last Jedi,” hands-on LEGO® Star Wars building activities and much more.


Fourth of Julya red, white & blue salute to America!

July 4thCelebrate America’s independence on Wednesday, July 4 as we light the skies above Lake Eloise with one of our biggest fireworks shows of the year!

Before the sun goes down, help us create a giant U.S. flag out of thousands of LEGO bricks.



Firefighter Friday: Friday, Oct. 5learn how to stay safe!

Held in association with the National Fire Protection Association, this entertaining and informative event teaches kids about fire safety with a variety of fun activities in the theme park, including information from NFPA’s annual Fire Prevention Week theme.


Brick or Treat: Select dates in Octoberseventh year of lightly frightful fun!

Brick or TreatOur popular Halloween event returns full of spooky, kooky LEGO fun for kids.

The friendly-not-frightening event features trick-or-treating inside the theme park, giant LEGO models and photo ops, LEGO build activities, meet-and-greets with LEGO Halloween characters and an exclusive, themed fireworks spectacular in Pirates’ Cove.



KIDZ BOP Weekend: Nov. 10-12 – second year of exclusive concerts & meet-and-greets! 

KIDZ BOP WeekendFor the second year in a row, The KIDZ BOP Kids will bring their national concert tour to the place #BuiltForKids during KIDZ BOP Weekend. 

During the three-day event, The KIDZ BOP Kids will perform two live concerts each day at LEGOLAND Florida’s KIDZ BOP Stadium, an outdoor venue on the picturesque shore of Lake Eloise, followed by an exclusive meet-and-greet with the performers. All activities during KIDZ BOP Weekend, including the concerts and meet-and-greets, are included with all forms of theme park admission. No extra ticket required!


Christmas Bricktacular: Select dates in Decemberhave yourself a merry LEGOLAND Christmas!

Christmas BricktacularOur annual holiday celebration returns to deck the halls with a 30-foot-tall LEGO Christmas tree lit several times each evening in a brilliant combination of twinkling lights and classic yuletide music, festive decorations and photo ops, including a giant LEGO wreath and a life-size LEGO Santa, reindeer and sleigh, plus holiday-themed scavenger hunts with cool LEGO prizes and hands-on LEGO building activities for kids.

Meet LEGO Santa and LEGO Toy Soldier during daily park appearances.

Kids’ New Year’s Party: Select dates in late Decemberour popular party has grown!

Kids' New Year's PartyOur multi-day party invites kids to move and groove at a high-energy dance party, set fun goals for the year ahead and go on a special scavenger hunt in MINILAND USA before ending the night with an amazing fireworks show over Lake Eloise.

Then on Monday, Dec. 31 only, ring in the new year with our traditional before-midnight “brick drop” and an even bigger fireworks spectacular.

Don’t miss any of the fun

*With the exception of the Brick Dash events taking place Saturday, April 14, all events listed above are included with all forms of theme park admission – and annual passes. No extra ticket required!

The best way to enjoy all the LEGOLAND awesomeness is with one of several great annual pass options. Here’s what’s available as of Jan. 15, 2018:

Brick Pass

New! Florida residents can enjoy 12 months of admission to LEGOLAND Florida Theme Park, including more than 50 rides, shows and attractions, for just $99.99 (plus tax). Proof of Florida residency is required.

Awesome Pass

Enjoy a full year of admission to the theme park and LEGOLAND Water Park. Plus, Awesome Pass members receive an all-new, collectible lanyard to display their pass proudly while visiting the resort.

The Awesome Annual Pass is $119.99 (plus tax) with proof of Florida residency and $139.99 (plus tax) for non-Florida residents.

Awesomer Pass

Enjoy a full year of admission to six great attractions — LEGOLAND Florida Theme Park, LEGOLAND Water Park, The Coca-Cola Orlando Eye, Madame Tussauds Orlando, SEA LIFE Orlando Aquarium and Atlanta’s LEGOLAND Discovery Center. Plus, Awesomer Pass members receive free parking, a 10 percent discount on dining and retail purchases, and up to 20 percent off an overnight stay at LEGOLAND Hotel and LEGOLAND Beach Retreat, subject to availability.

And if that’s not enough, they also receive an all-new, collectible lanyard and are eligible to collect four limited-edition, commemorative LEGO bricks during the pass year. All for just $149.99 plus tax — an incredible value!

Awesomest Pass

The only thing more awesome than Awesomer is our Awesomest Annual Pass, which includes unlimited admission to more than two dozen Merlin Entertainments North American attractions, free parking, a 10 percent discount on dining and retail purchases, and up to 20 percent off an overnight stay at LEGOLAND Hotel and LEGOLAND Beach Retreat, subject to availability.

Awesomest Pass members also receive an all-new, collectible lanyard recognizing their premium status, and are eligible to collect four limited-edition, commemorative LEGO bricks during the pass year. For families that love to travel, it’s a great deal for just $199.99 plus tax.

Learn more at www.LEGOLAND.com/florida/buy-tickets/annual-passes/overview/.

Play – and stay!

Extend the fun with an overnight stay at our popular on-site accommodations – the 152-room LEGOLAND Hotel and the 166-room LEGOLAND Beach Retreat. Both feature whimsical LEGO theming inside and out, a breakfast buffet included with your stay, complimentary Wi-Fi, heated swimming pools, plenty of places where kids can play and easy theme park access.

For rates, availability and room-and-ticket package offers, visit www.LEGOLAND.com/vacations.

Awesome awaits

LEGOLAND Florida Resort features more than 50 rides, shows and attractions inspired by popular LEGO and DUPLO brands, including awesome experiences based on “The LEGO Movie,” “LEGO NINJAGO: Masters of Spinjitzu,” LEGO NEXO KNIGHTS, LEGO City, LEGO Technic and LEGO Friends, plus the seasonal LEGOLAND Water Park. The multi-day vacation destination is located just 45 minutes from Orlando and Tampa, in Winter Haven, Fla.

For more information about savings on advance purchase of admission tickets, park hours, field trip programs, services for guests with disabilities, VIP experiences, teacher passes, military discounts and much more, visit www.LEGOLAND.com/florida.