NYC’s Flatiron neighborhood is getting a new family-friendly destination. A new LEGO store opens on Friday, Oct. 10th with four days of freebies and events inside the store and in neighboring Madison Square Park.
The new LEGO Store Flatiron District (its official name) is at 200 Fifth Avenue, between 23rd and 24th Streets. It includes a lounge with a replica of the Flatiron district – complete with the new LEGO Store – for children to build and play upon, plus an oversized sofa for parents and kids to hang out, a LEGO books reading area, even free charging stations for non-LEGO electronics.As with the LEGO store in Rockefeller Center, there will be free monthly Model Build events the first Tuesday of every month for young builders aged 6-14, and LEGO Club Meetings on Saturday mornings before the store opens.Here’s the schedule of opening week giveaways and FREE events:
WHEN: October 10th-13th; Friday 4-6, Sat-Mon 11-6
WHERE: Madison Square Park (south end near store)
WHAT: Help LEGO Master Builders construct a 20-foot tall LEGO model of the Statue of Liberty completely out of LEGO bricks. All participants receive a Certificate of Achievement for participating.
EXCLUSIVE GRAND OPENING OFFERS:
· Friday: Free Collectible LEGO T-Shirt with a $50 purchase
· Saturday: Free Limited-Edition LEGO Store Set with a $75 purchase
· Sunday: Free Exclusive LEGO Minifigure Set with a $50 purchase
· Monday: Free mini Statue of Liberty Set with a $35 purchase
Join the LEGO V.I.P. Program and earn 1 point for every $1 you spend and for every 100 points you get a $5 voucher good toward your next purchase of LEGO sets. Opportunities to double your rewards when you use purchase selected items.