Thank you to Legoland California for inviting us to the opening night of Brick or Treat.
Heading to brick or treat at Legoland California? This is everything you need to know!
Welcome to Brick or Treat at LEGOLAND California, our favorite legoland park's signature halloween event! This special event combines the creativity of LEGO with the spookiness of Halloween to create a fun experience that's the perfect way to kick off the halloween season . It's a great local kids’ halloween celebration for San Diego families or san diego vacation families!
This guide will help you plan your visit to LEGOLAND California's Brick or Treat event and make the most of your family's day of spooky, brick-tastic fun at san diego's theme park .
Everything You Need to Know About Brick or Treat
Brick or Treat is legoland park california's annual Halloween celebration. It's a family-friendly event where you can enjoy special Halloween-themed LEGO displays, character meet and greets, costume contests, and more! Here's what you need to know:
Brick or Treat Dates:
Brick or Treat usually runs on select dates throughout October.
2023 event dates: September 16, 23, 30 + select Saturdays & Sundays in October
Costumes: Feel free to dress up in your favorite Halloween costumes ( a perfect way to get into the halloween spirit )! Just make sure they're comfortable for walking and playing with LEGO bricks and spending all day at the legoland california resort (you'll want to get your money's worth).
Activities: LEGOLAND California transforms into a Halloween wonderland with tons of activities for kids of all ages. From treat stations to LEGO building contests, there's something for everyone. I'll share more specifics about special don't miss activities below.
Planning Your Visit to Brick or Treat
Before you go, make sure to purchase your admission tickets online in advance. Brick or Treat can be a popular event, so it's a good idea to secure your spot early. Check the LEGOLAND California website for ticket prices, special deals, and availability for this fun-filled halloween activitiy.
A few frequently asked questions about admission:
brick or treat event days access is included in the regular legoland tickets (this is not a separate ticketed event)
annual passholders can attend if that day is included in their pass
Parking is available at LEGOLAND California, and there's a fee for it. Consider carpooling if you can to save on parking costs.
This year brick or treat starts around 2:00 pm and runs into the evening, so plan your day accordingly. Arrive a bit early to get the most out of your visit and to do some rides or trade minifigures first. LEGOLAND California often has extended hours during Brick or Treat, so take advantage of that extra time to explore.
During our visit, legoland brick or treat full hours ended at 9 pm. Some of our favorite characters (like the lego witch ) appeared right at 2 pm. Some activities started a bit later.
What to Bring
Tickets: Make sure you have your tickets either printed out or available on your mobile device.
Comfortable Clothing: Wear comfortable shoes for walking, as you'll be exploring a lot.
Costumes: If you and your family plan to dress up, don't forget your costumes.
Camera: Capture the magical moments.
Reusable Water Bottles: Staying hydrated is important, and LEGOLAND California has water fountains where you can refill.
Activities and Attractions at Brick or Treat
Brick or Treat offers a variety of exciting activities and attractions for your family to enjoy:
Kids will love collecting candies and treats from various candy stations throughout the park. It's a safe and fun way to enjoy Halloween goodies (be sure to bring a treat bag or take one from the event entry….you'll grab loads of sweets as you walk through the treat trails).
There are a LOT of regular treat trails, but new this year? The wacky witch trail is near the legoland water park entrance and takes you on a special journey through the adventure club with live witches and tons of candy (what a win).
LEGO Build Stations at Brick or Treat
Get creative and build your own Halloween-themed LEGO creations. You might even discover some special, exclusive Brick or Treat LEGO sets. This year there is a really fun brick build area in Castle Hill called Spider Lady's Spiderling Build. You can build a spider and add it to the giant web (it's close to the disco dragon coaster which is also a ton of fun).
Show off your costumes and participate in the costume contests. Prizes are often awarded for the best lego costume and the best monster costume (there are multiple contests throughout the night, check your map for timing).
Enjoy live shows, parades, and character meet and greets throughout the park. Check the event schedule for specific showtimes for live entertainment options. A few of our favorites: the zombie cheer crew show, the Skeleton Brass Band and Jam Out with the Rockers (meet and greet).
The new great monster chase 4d movie is also a ton of fun, and a nice chance to sit down and relax for a few minutes.
The monster security checkpoint street performers were also a huge hit, don't miss this cute activation at the entrance to Miniland!
Explore some spooky LEGO-themed areas and keep an eye out for LEGO monsters and ghouls lurking around. There are some new meet and greets this year including the Spider Lady in Castle Hill and the Green witch meet and greet in Fun Town.
LEGOLAND California offers a variety of dining options, from quick bites to sit-down restaurants. Don't forget to try some of the special Halloween-themed treats available during Brick or Treat. There are special Halloween apple fries and some great treat options all around the park (and a few at the legoland hotel as well).
Final Tips for Brick or Treat
Plan Your Day: Review the park map and schedule in advance to make the most of your visit.
Stay Together: Establish a meeting point in case anyone gets separated.
Have Fun: Remember, the most important thing is to have fun and create lasting memories with your family.
Brick or Treat at LEGOLAND California is a fantastic way to celebrate Halloween with your family. It combines the imaginative world of LEGO with the magic of Halloween, providing a unique and enjoyable experience for kids and adults alike and is one of our favorite options for halloween party of the year every fall. We hope this guide helps you plan an amazing visit to Brick or Treat! Enjoy your day of brick-building and spooky fun at LEGOLAND California!