Everything was great at Legoland California Resort on May 27 when the park officially opened The Lego Movie World, a new country based on the hit movies “The Lego Movie” and “The Lego Movie 2: The Second Part”.
Legoland California Resort President Kurt Stocks and the citizens of “Bricksburg” welcomed guests to enjoy the six interactive attractions that have been the biggest addition to the park in Carlsbad, Calif., Since their opening in 1999.
“I think we all know it’s been a tough year in all communities,” Stocks said. “But the good news is that we are quickly heading for better days filled with fun, laughter and excitement.”
Originally slated to open in March 2020 and delayed due to the pandemic, families can finally experience this new land, which brings the adventures of Emmet, Wyldstyle, Benny, Unikitty and other characters from “The Lego Movie” to life.
Stocks praised the efforts of “Model Citizens” (Legoland employees) who brought the land to life. “The Lego Movie World really has something for everyone,” enthuses Stocks. “We are delighted to welcome more guests to experience this new country, which takes them from the theater to the theme park.”
“Our goal here at Legoland Resort is for the kids to be the heroes and know they can do and build anything they can dream of,” Stocks concluded, ending his speech with a quote from the film’s protagonist, Emmet Brickowski: ” You are capable of incredible things.
In addition to dancers, costumed characters, and junior Legoland California ambassadors, Stocks declared the Lego Movie World open to guests, with an “Everything’s Awesome” dance party and a shower of colorful streamers.
Legoland California customers who want to visit The Lego Movie World will want to set aside at least an hour or two to experience all the fun Bricksburg has to offer.
Little Legoland visitors can explore Benny’s play boat, take a ride on the Queen Watevra Carousel, and spark their creativity with Lego bricks in the Build Watevra You Wa’Na construction area.
Guests 40 inches or older are sure to fall in love with the thrill of Unikitty’s Disco Drop, as well as The Lego Movie World’s flagship attraction, Emmet’s Flying Adventure, where runners roam Lego landscapes on the sofa. three-stage steering wheel from Emmet.
Guests of all ages can meet Emmet or a friend of his in Emmet’s Super Suite, then pose for an unusual souvenir photo. The Awesome Shop is full of merchandise, including Legoland exclusives, themed around “The Lego Movie”.
There are also new restaurants to satisfy hungry visitors to Bricksburg. Benny’s Rocket Fuel has drinks and snacks, Cloud Cuckoo Crepes has a variety of sweet pancakes, and Everything is Ramen! specializes in homemade ramen, rice bowls and salads.
Entrance to the Lego Movie World is included in the paid entrance to the Legoland California Resort. Due to limited capacity restrictions required by CDC and state guidelines, all guests are required to pre-book the Legoland Theme Park, Sea Life Aquarium, and Legoland Water Park.