One event on May 26, 2019 12:00 am at 12:00 am
Columbus is going to have a LEGO convention when the BrickUniverse LEGO Fan Convention arrives to the Ohio Expo Center on May 25 and 26, 2019. The event is building on LEGO’s amazing popularity and ingenuity with awesome attractions all centered around everybody’s favorite plastic building blocks.
At past events, the team at BrickUniverse has witnessed thousands of LEGO fans show up to enjoy live LEGO builds, the Building Zone with thousands of LEGO bricks for attendees to build with, and select galleries of amazing and lifesized LEGO models. The organizers has predicted that the Columbus event will be one of the best that they have ever produced and will be sold-out.
Professional LEGO artist Jonathan Lopes will be coming from San Diego, California to showcase over 30 of his select LEGO displays including an 8-foot high LEGO Model of New York City’s Woolworth Building. He will be in attendance all weekend and will be able to talk to attendees on his life as a professional LEGO artist and how they, too, can be LEGO master builders.
Additionally, Chicago-based LEGO artist Rocco Buttliere will be bringing over 50 massive LEGO models of famous landmarks from around the world. See the largest skyscraper in the world, Burj Khalifa, the full Westminster Palace in London, and more famous landmarks all built from LEGO bricks! Both artists have had exhibitions around the world: London, Chicago, Dallas, Copenhagen, and New York.
Other attractions include:
LEGO Friends Building Area: tons of LEGO Friends bricks to built with
Big Brick Building: younger visitors can explore imagination through building with larger LEGO Duplo bricks
LEGO Retail: purchase LEGO merchandise and goodies
Star Wars Zone: build spaceships and more with thousands of LEGO STAR WARS themed bricks
The Building Zone: thousands of bricks laid out for attendees to build with
Tickets are available for either Saturday, May 25 or Sunday, May 26