Saturday, April 9 from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m.
Calling all LEGO ® brick lovers and builders! Here is your chance to have YOUR original LEGO® brick creation be on display at Cincinnati Museum Center!
We are looking for creative LEGO® brick builders, age 5 and up, to join our Design and Build Creators and Builders Challenge. Bridge? Treehouse? Skyscraper? Stadium? Whatever you can dream up, you can build! Snap it together and show it off.
Competitors can exercise their creativity to design and build an original creation with this month’s theme: Creators and Builders! The winning piece in each age group will be on display in the parallel interactive gallery to The Art of the Brick.
To enter the Design and Build contest get creative! All submissions must be from your own imagination. Find inspiration from our exhibit The Art of the Brick, our museums and anything that inspires you! No LEGO® brick kits can be submitted! Then, build your creation that fits inside our size criteria listed below.
Contestants will submit up to 3 photos of their creation through our online form and will be judged by a panel. One winner from each age group will be on display at Cincinnati Museum Center from February 20 to May 1, 2016.
5-9 years old
10-14 years old
15-18 years old
19 years old and older
April 3: Submissions deadline for Creators and Builders Challenge
April 5: Winners announced for Creators and Builders Challenge
April 6-8: Winning pieces delivered to Cincinnati Museum Center for Creators and Builders Challenge
Contest entries must be built to no larger than 15 inches x 15 inches base and 12 inches tall to ensure the winners will fit in the display cases. Contestants can submit up to 3 photos of their creation along with a 50-word description or inspiration narrative in our online form. Once winners are picked, contestants must bring their creations to Cincinnati Museum Center one week before it goes on display. Logistics of the drop-off will be coordinated with the winners when they are notified they have won.