Five Cactus Brick club members went to Bricks by the Bay which is a Lego Convention in the Bay Area. We put together a 25′ x 12.5′ city/train layout which included the City, Farm, Bay of Arizona and a Western Town (as well as trains). Here’s a few pictures from it:
Here is a presentation about Cactus Brick’s use of MILS.
Here are some more pictures of our display at Phoenix Comic Fest 2018:
We have a large display at Desert Ridge Marketplace (Tatum & 101) from Nov 17th, 2017 to Dec 10th, 2017. We are located across from American Eagle Outfitters.
The display includes a large city/train layout (Justice League theme), Winter Village, Pirate scene and a lot of Star Wars models.
We’ll be open on Friday nights, Saturdays and Sundays.
Open hours are:
Friday: 6PM – 9PM
Saturday: 11AM – 9PM
Sunday: Noon – 6PM
Black Friday: 11AM – 9PM
We are starting to setup a large display at Desert Ridge Marketplace. We will have the display open for 4 weekends. Exact times will follow this post. This is one of our largest displays and it’s free.
Here’s a few pictures from last year:
Cactus Brick will have a large Lego Ninjago movie display at Tempe Marketplace (across from Just Sports, suite #1234).
The dates that the display will be open are:
Friday, Sept 15: 6-9PM
Saturday, Sept 16: 12-9PM
Sunday, Sept 17: 12-6Pm
Wednesday, Sept 20: 5-9PM
Friday, Sept 22: 6-9PM
Saturday, Sept 23: 11AM-9PM
Sunday, Sept 24: 12-6PM
The Lego Ninjago characters will only be at the display on Wednesday, Sept 20 from 7PM to 8:30PM.
Six of our club members travelled to Santa Clara for the Lego convention, Bricks by the Bay. They had several hundred Adult Fans of Lego (AFOL) attending with a huge convention center filled with Lego displays of all type. Here are a few pictures of our display there.
We will have a mid sized display at Tempe History Museum. There will be a 10′ x 15′ city/train display and lots of Lego models for the theme, “Transportation”. This is a free event with play brick for the kids. The display will be open on Saturday, June 10 (10AM – 5PM) and Sunday, June 11 (1PM – 4PM).
We will have several Lego models of local historical buildings on display at Tempe History Museum on February 26, 2017. We will also have a kids’ building area. This is for their Hayden’s Ferry Days festival. They will have live music, vendors, demonstrators, professional performers, kids activities, food and fun! The event is from 10AM to 4PM.
CactusBrick will have a free large Lego display at Tempe Marketplace to help promote The LEGO Batman Movie. We will be open the first two weekends in February (Saturday, 11AM – 9PM, Sunday, 11AM – 6PM) as well as opening day Friday, Feb 10th, 11AM – 9PM. We will also be open on Feb 1st (11AM – 9PM). There will be three of The LEGO Batman Movie characters in costume for pictures on the afternoon of Feb 1st between 2PM and 4PM.
Here’s a couple pictures of the display: