It was a scorching Sunday, but despite the heat, we had a fantastic day at Block Con – Hull 2017. Almost 1500 of you braved the heat to see some of the incredible creations our network of AFOLs (Adult Fans of LEGO) had to show you.
With representatives from at least 6 of the country’s top LEGO® User Groups, the event was well supported with over 35 AFOLs in attendance, and what a variety of displays we had from them. If you missed it, don’t worry, we have loads of pictures from the show in our Flickr Gallery, which you can find at flickr.com
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Finish your Summer holidays off with a bit of fun at our LEGO® Builders’ Club from August 29th until September 2nd 2017.
Bring the kids to one of our sessions from 10am or 2pm each day and let them loose with thousands of LEGO® bricks. In each workshop, we’ll be challenging your child’s creativity with build challenges, or they can spend the time doing their own thing in our Brick Pit.
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The Block Con LEGO Fan Convention will be returning to the UK City of Culture this August, following a successful year in Hull last year.
Coming to the City’s fabulous Guildhall on Sunday the 27th August, the event promises to be full of exciting new LEGO models created by some of the UK’s finest LEGO builders.
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You might have noticed a few changes around here. Most notably, all ticket sales for Stackable Events and bookings will now be driven through this site, rather than through the event micro-sites.
The reason for the change is to make sure that booking our events and services is as easy as possible, without creating multiple user accounts across different sites.
Continue reading Welcome to the NEW Stackable Events website
We hope you had a fantastic time with us this year at the Yorkshire Brick show, and we want to thank you for once again making the show a success.
Over 2000 LEGO fans joined us on the 30th of April and 1st of May to celebrate the plastic fantastic, and we had 50 AFOLS (Adult Fans of LEGO) displaying their impressive creations with LEGO Bricks.
Continue reading It’s a wrap on YBS 2017
Thank you to everyone who attended Block Con at Bramall Lane Stadium on Sunday. We hope you had a great time – we did!
Almost 1000 people turned up to view the creations of our amazing master builders from the Sheffield LEGO User Group, and friends from other LUGs around the country, so thank you for your support.
Continue reading Block Con Sheffield – Post Show Update
Yorkshire’s premier LEGO fan exhibition, The Yorkshire Brick Show will be returning to Wakefield’s iconic Unity Works venue again this May Day Bank Holiday weekend. The show will be running on Sunday the 30th of April and Monday the 1st of May, perfect for your Bank Holiday “things to do” in Yorkshire.
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During January, anyone who purchased tickets to Block Con Sheffield was entered into a prize draw. Today, we’re announcing the winners, who will be able to pick up their prizes from the Stackable Toys stall at the show.
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If you buy your tickets for Block Con Sheffield before the 31st of January, you could be in with a chance of winning one of 10 fantastic prizes courtesy of Stackable Toys! All you have to do to be in with a chance of winning is purchase your tickets through our website, and you’ll automatically be entered into the prize draw for one of the fantastic prizes below.
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Block Con is coming to Sheffield. Brought to you by Stackable Events, in association with the Sheffield LEGO User Group, our mission statement is “Inspiring play with LEGO® bricks”.
Continue reading Block Con, Sheffield – 19th Feb 2017
What a fantastic day we had last Sunday. We hope you enjoyed the show too. Block Con was a huge success despite the short notice cancellation of the Saturday show, and we saw over 1500 guests from around the region descend upon the KC Lightstream Stadium to enjoy a LEGO-filled day.
Continue reading Hull – Post Show Review
For a lot of people, building with LEGO is about creating fantasy worlds that they had previously only imagined from books. Nicola Lawson has painstakingly recreated a number of Lord of the Rings scenes in LEGO form as she imagined them. We talked to her to find out more about how this started, and some of the techniques used to create her popular MOCs.
Continue reading Nicola Lawson – Fantasy Building