Stacking up the fun

Cotton Candy and I had a few minutes of downtime yesterday while waiting to meet someone at Gate 9. To occupy ourselves, we decided to take a look around the LEGO Experience tent that is located right inside the gate. We expected to just walk through, but soon we found ourselves¬† standing in front of a bin of LEGOs feebly attempting to make a corndog. Then we found out that our creation could earn us a sticker if we picked up a LEGO passport. Like kids in a candy store, we were hooked. We grabbed our passport lanyards and were…

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LEGO Experience Tour comes to the N.C. State Fair

Raleigh is turning into a LEGO-land of sorts. First, the only LEGO store in North Carolina opened a few months back in Crabtree Valley Mall. And now, The LEGO Experience Tour will set up shop on the fairgrounds Thursday, Oct. 15 through¬†Sunday, Oct. 18. If you’re like me, you still enjoy playing with the small, interconnecting bricks known fondly as LEGOs. There is something about LEGO sets that bring out the inner-child in everyone. LEGOs are no strangers to the Fair, considering we have a Youth LEGO competition each year. Last year, this amazing LEGO butterfly was one of our…

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