Family Day LEGO-fest in Sidney

For the third consecutive year, Sidney Family Days — a LEGO Brick Festival, returns.

  • Jan. 22, 2015 7:00 p.m.

SIDNEY — For the third consecutive year, Sidney Family Days — a LEGO Brick Festival, returns.

Over the B.C. Family Day long weekend,  Feb 7 to 9, Sidney will have activities from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. each day. The theme this year is ‘marine’ and returning is Robin Sather, Canada’s only LEGO professional, who will build a six-foot Seaspan tugboat, starting Feb. 8. Star Cinema will be showing the LEGO Movie and the Victoria Film Festival is holding Jammies & Toons at 3 p.m. on February 9 at the Mary Winspear Centre.

On Saturday, February 7, the fun starts at 10 a.m. when the Sidney Museum hands out the LEGO Brick Festival scavenger hunt maps.

The Shaw Ocean Discovery Centre will feature underwater LEGO bricks and the Sidney Pier Hotel will host a huge interactive LEGO brick display by VicLUG. Sidney restaurants and businesses will be open to welcome families.

The fun continues Sunday, February 8 in the same locations with all the same fun activities as well as the exciting start of the Seaspan tugboat LEGO build by Robin Sather. Watch for him at the Pier Hotel and on Feb. 9 at the Mary Winspear Centre,

On Monday, February 9 all the fun activities go on and Sather continues construction of his work of art at the Mary Winspear Centre.

— Sidney Business Improvement Area Society

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