LEGO kidsfestLEGO™ KidsFest comes to Houston next month as part of its 7-city tour in 2013. Do you have any idea how lucky Houston is to host this mega family-friendly event? Very!

The LEGO Houston extravaganza May 17-19 features millions of LEGO bricks throughout three acres at Reliant. My favorite will be life-sized LEGO models and group builds. Live LEGO Master Builders will be on hand to guide and assist, too.

Today only, save $2 on adult admission to LEGO KidsFest tickets purchased in advance. Everyone pays kid prices! Use promo code CHRON13 and purchase online to get this deal. Expires April 26, 2013. A 50¢ fee is added per ticket. These sessions do sell out in advance, so I encourage you to buy early.

What is LEGO KidsFest all about? Here is a sample:

  • LEGO modelsLEGO model Gallery: 40 life-sized models
  • LEGO Master Builders: live demonstrations and activities
  • Creation Nation: build your own creation to add to a custom map of the United States
  • Race Ramps: build your own custom car, then race it down the ramp
  • Construction Zones: creative free build, play and display areas
  • LEGO DUPLO: younger visitors can explore imagination through building

There are five identical sessions to attend May 17-19 at Reliant. Adult tickets are $20 and children and seniors are $18. Purchase advance tickets online here. Use promo code CHRON13 to save $2 on each adult ticket.

LEGO giveaway at @HOUcheapContest: Thanks to the folks at LEGO, I have two tickets to give away to opening day May 17 @ 4 pm – 8:30 pm session for one lucky winner.

Simply leave a comment on this blog post to enter to win and share what you would enjoy most about LEGO KidsFest. One entry per person, unless you are eligible for an extra entry below.

Extra entries: 1) Subscribe to my daily email or RSS updates. Sign up online here for free and come back to leave another comment that you subscribed. 2) Current subscribers also can leave an extra comment that they subscribe. 3) Tweet this contest on Twitter — I entered to win 2 tickets to Houston @LEGOkidsfest from @HOUcheap! https://bit.ly/14kskBO

Contest ends Tuesday, April 30, at 9 pm CT.  One winner will be randomly selected by my blog app, And the Winner Is… Winner will receive an email and be announced on this site.

Follow LEGO KidsFest on Pinterest to get inspired LEGO ideas! Keep up with Houston LEGO KidsFest details on their Facebook and Twitter.

Fun fact: Children around the world spend 5 billion hours a year playing with LEGO bricks.

photos courtesy LEGO™
Disclosure: Tickets will be given to one winner, thanks to the generosity of LEGO. I am also receiving tickets for supporting this event.