BRICKLIVE Birmingham 2018 begins today

It is time for the annual LEGO brick extravaganza to arrive at the NEC, with BRICKLIVE Birmingham 2018 taking place at the venue for the next four days.

The UK’s biggest show for LEGO fans, BRICKLIVE, arrives at the NEC, Birmingham from today – Thursday, November 1 – until Sunday, November 4. Brick Pits, the Fan Zone and Brick Lane will all be available at the brick building convention.

The BRICKLIVE team are bringing a mix of entertainment to Birmingham for the four day event, including “new and exciting features”. This year’s content includes Brick Pits, shopping opportunities, Warriorbots, Mythical Beasts, Fairy Bricks, Stage Shows, Race Ramps, Photo Booth and more. Themed building zones will include Star Wars, Minecraft, Friends, Architecture, City and NINJAGO.


Live Company Group, the business behind BRICKLIVE events, recently acquired Bright Bricks, the model building company that supplies big builds and experiences for BRICKLIVE. Bright Bricks was formerly part of the LEGO Certified Professional scheme, but no longer has an affiliation with the LEGO Group.

BRICKLIVE Birmingham is at the NEC from Thursday, November 1 until Sunday, November 4.

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