July in Kansas City, MO is such a great time for family fun. There are so many attractions to keep you busy, free parks to work off those winter blues and of course LEGO Brick Fest Live! is in town. What more could one ask for? Oh wait, ways to save! So let’s get you going in the right direction with these amazing Kansas City Deals.
Brick Fest Live!
July 8-9 LEGO lovers rejoice! The Brick Fest Live LEGO Fan Experience is filled with hands-on attractions and activities built to inspire, educate, and entertain. Enjoy an amazing LEGO world where you can marvel at giant creations and even build some of your own.
The Brick Fest Live LEGO Fan Experience provides a venue for LEGO lovers of all sizes to celebrate, build new creations, and see some truly mind-blowing LEGO sculptures to help set the imagination free.
DATE AND TIME: Sat, Jul 8, 2017, 9:00 AM – Sun, Jul 9, 2017, 6:00 PM EDT
WHERE: KCI Expo Center
- The Brick Show Experience: Meet popular YouTube LEGO show hosts from The Brick Show and be featured on in an upcoming video.
- Brick Fest Derby: Build and race your custom built LEGO derby car down one of our 35-foot long timed tracks!
- Collaborative Building Activities: Contribute to large-scale mystery floor mosaic.
- Inspiration Stations: Add to existing LEGO cities and make them your own by building custom creations.
- Video Game Arena: Have a favorite LEGO video game? Come challenge your family or make new friends in the Brick Fest Gaming Arena playing your favorite LEGO title head to head.
- Mini Golf: A miniature golf course built to inspire! Take your game to the next level on the Brick-Links.
- Brick Fest Theater Trivia & Entertainment: Participate in LEGO trivia all while taking a break from what will be an overwhelming amount of awesome!
- Mosaics: Using a colorful variety of LEGO bricks, build a piece of art to proudly display for other attendees.
- Shopping: Find new, vintage, rare, and custom LEGO sets and merchandise from one of the many merchants in attendance.
LEGOLAND Discovery Center Kansas City
Explore LEGOLAND Discovery Center Kansas City, the ultimate indoor playground for kids ages 3-10 who are the biggest fans of LEGO! This is one of Kansas City’s best attractions for kids! Reach out and touch the stars in our 4D cinema, build the fastest car in Build & Test, save the princess at Kingdom Quest Laser Ride, or have the ultimate LEGO birthday party. Plan your family visit and jump into the biggest box of LEGO bricks!
NEW FOR 2017! Dream It! Draw It! Build It! Then put your creation on display in the LEGO Ideas Studio!
The LEGO Ideas Studio is all about creativity and building brand new, unique builds, and is found only here at LEGOLAND Discovery Center Kansas City! With LEGOLAND Discovery Center’s Master Model Builder as your guide, you can become a brick engineer, architect or artist in this brand new attraction!
Come up with innovative ideas for builds as you gather inspiration from dozens of amazing LEGO creations around you. Then, draw your original ideas by plotting out your build on special brick-paper made specifically for designing LEGO blueprints. Once complete, display your totally-original, awesome builds for all to see on one of the Cool Creations display shelves!
SEA LIFE Kansas City Aquarium
SEA LIFE Kansas City Aquarium will transport you into the amazing underwater world. Come nose to nose with sharks and prepare for astonishingly close views of everything from humble starfish and seahorses to graceful rays. To get any closer you’d have to get wet! Are you a Shark lover or Seahorse fanatic? Perhaps it’s the graceful rays or the clever Octopus that you love the most. Maybe you simply can’t decide! Here at SEA LIFE Kansas City you can make up your mind and see them all – from the curious and the rescued to the rare and the enigmatic. And you’ll be able to get closer to them than ever before.
End your adventure through SEA LIFE inside Doodle Reef! This exhibit showcases the beauty of the tropical ocean and the real life creatures that live within it. Merging inspiration and imagination, guests can create their very own virtual sea creatures which come to life on a screen within a live display!
NEW FOR 2017! SEA LIFE Kansas City Aquarium presents, CLAWS!
Meet the armored division of the marine world at this all new exhibit. Learn about the amazing anatomy of crabs and find out what makes them one of the most powerful predators of the sea bed!
The Claws exhibit showcases incredible crustaceans from around the world, featuring the giant Japanese spider crabÂ (Macrocheira kaempferi) with legs reaching up to 12 feet in length when fully grown!Â Other species will include the Florida spiny lobster (Panulirus argus), spider crab (Mithrax spinosissimus), the unique fiddler crab and even lobsters!