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Nature Connects, Art with LEGO® Bricks
Build-your-own-creation Challenge & Fun with LEGO® Bricks Day
Get inspired by Nature Connects, Art with LEGO® Bricks and show off your LEGO® creativity! Bring your LEGO® brick sculpture to exhibit at the Garden on Saturday, March 8, for a chance to win great prizes! Participation is FREE. Set-up is 9am-11:45am. Judging takes place from Noon to 4pm.
Register by March 6 – entry form can be found in the left hand column.
Students from Seacrest Country Day School will also be leading fun activities at our brick-building tables throughout the Garden, from 10:30am-2:30pm. You won’t want to miss seeing what Seacrest’s STEM & Robotics Team has been up to!
Check out these great prizes for the building competition!
1st Place: LEGOLAND® Florida Day Admission Passes for Two (2) Adults and Two (2) Children + Hotel Accommodations
*Hotel blackout dates may apply.
2nd Place: Silverspot Cinema Dinner and a Movie for Four (4)
3rd Place: One-year Family Membership to Naples Botanical Garden
The top three sculptures in the Judges’ Choice category will also be displayed at the 61st Annual Naples Flower Show, March 28-29!
People’s Choice – Vote for your favorite sculpture!
1st Place: Silverspot Cinema Dinner and a Movie for Four (4)
2nd Place: One-year Family Membership to Naples Botanical Garden
3rd Place: $50 gift card to the Garden Store at Naples Botanical Garden
Build-your-own-creation Challenge Rules
Registration is free and is open to builders under age 18. LEGO® brick sculptures should be registered by Thursday, March 6, 2014. Drop-in sculptures may be entered the day of the event, if space is available. Signage for late entries may not be available.
Original LEGO® brick designs only. Sculptures built from kits will not be accepted. You may use any type of LEGO® bricks, including DUPLO® bricks.
All builders agree to have their sculptures remain on display until the 4pm show closing so that all Naples Botanical Garden guests may enjoy their work. All sculptures must be picked up by 5pm on Friday, March 14, 2014. Sculptures not retrieved by this time will become property of Naples Botanical Garden. Naples Botanical Garden is not responsible for damage to sculptures.
Naples Botanical Garden will retain the top three sculptures in the Judge’s Choice category to display at the Naples Flower Show March 27-29, 2014. Those sculptures may be picked up after the end of the Flower Show.
All builders under age 18 will receive TWO complimentary passes to Naples Botanical Garden to use on the day of the competition, March 8, 2014 (one pass for the builder and one for an adult chaperone). All other guests will be required to pay admission. Members of Naples Botanical Garden will be admitted free.
Naples Botanical Garden retains the right to refuse entry to any sculpture it deems inappropriate for display.