Adelaide's biggest and most exciting LEGO® Fan Event

Friday 30th & Saturday 31st March, 2018

ABOUT BRICK-A-LAIDE

Brick-a-laide is Adelaide’s biggest and most exciting LEGO® fan event, held annually at the Adelaide Convention Centre over the Easter Long Weekend.

The two day event, supported by Australia’s best LEGO® enthusiasts features a wide range of world class displays.

After perusing the exhibits, spend the rest of your day getting creative at the play tables or hanging out with your favourite cosplay characters. If you’re feeling inspired to create your own brick masterpiece, head to the traders to stock up, learn something new in one of our dedicated workshops, or relax and enjoy some lunch at the Brick Café!

There is something for LEGO® fans of all ages!

EXHIBIT AT BRICK-A-LAIDE

Join us and showcase your best brick creations at Brick-a-laide 2018

Applications opening late 2017, stay tuned…!

Sessions

How sessions work:

Brick-a-laide has hourly entry sessions, each with a limited capacity so that you can get up close to all of the impressive models on display! Once your session begins you can stay as long as you like, enjoying the models, getting creative at the play tables or browsing the trader area.

Session Times:

Sessions run in hour-long blocks from 8.30am to 3.30pm each day, and the event closes at 6.00pm. 

Sensory Friendly Session:

Brick-a-laide is proud to offer Sensory Friendly Sessions for those with Autism Spectrum conditions and special needs.

 

 

WORKSHOPS

Join us for our daily program of FREE dedicated workshops.

Spaces are limited and will fill up fast, so be sure to get in early.

 

 Stay tuned for the 2018 workshop program!

 

Location

Brick-a-laide is held right in the heart of the CBD at the Adelaide Convention Centre on North Terrace.

 

Getting there…

Driving to Brick-a-laide

Ample parking is available in the Adelaide Convention Centre’s North Terrace or Riverbank Car Parks. Ticket holders can take advantage of a special $10 car parking rate, just make sure to validate your car parking ticket once inside!

Tram

The City West and Railway Station tram stops are within a close proximity to the Adelaide Convention Centre. Tram services within the city (between the South Terrace and Entertainment Centre stops) are free and operate frequently. For more information about tram timetables, please click here.

Train

The Adelaide Railway station is only a short walk from the Adelaide Convention Centre. For more information about individual train lines and timetables, please click here.

Bus

There are several bus stops closely located to the Adelaide Convention Centre. The City Connector Bus operates a variety of free service loops throughout the city and North Adelaide – look out for bus 98a or 98c. For more information about bus routes and timetables, please click here.

Taxis

A taxi rank is located just outside the Adelaide Casino, a short walk from the Adelaide Convention Centre.

FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS

Where is Brick-a-laide?

Brick-a-laide is held at the Adelaide Convention Centre on North Terrace. See the map in the ‘Location’ section.

What are the opening hours?

The first session of Brick-a-laide opens at 8.30am. Closing time is 6.00pm each day.

How do sessions work?

Brick-a-laide has hourly entry sessions, each with a limited capacity so that you can get up close to all of the impressive models on display! Once your session begins you can stay as long as you like, enjoying the models, getting creative at the play tables or browsing the trader area.

What if I’m late?

Unfortunately if you are more than 20 minutes late, you will need to wait for the next session (subject to availability).

Does Brick-a-laide offer disability access?

Access and facilities for people with disabilities are provided throughout the Adelaide Convention Centre and Brick-a-laide. All car parks and buildings are wheelchair accessible. We also accept Companion Cards.

Is car parking available?

Ample car parking is available in the Adelaide Convention Centre’s North Terrace and Riverbank Car Parks. Ticket holders can take advantage of a special $10 car parking rate, just make sure to validate your parking once inside!

Are there Public Transport Options?

There are multiple bus and tram stops along North Terrace and the Adelaide Railway Station is within walking distance. See the ‘location’ section for more information.

Can I buy tickets at the door?

All remaining tickets will be available on the door, however we strongly encourage you to purchase your tickets online for your preferred session to avoid disappointment.

Where do I collect my Brick-a-laide Souvenir Brick?

All pre-ordered Souvenir Bricks will be available for collection at Brick-a-laide. The Souvenir Bricks will also be on sale to purchase at the event, however we encourage you to pre order one of these collectors items so you don’t miss out!

Where can I get something to eat or drink?

The Brick Café will have some delicious food and drink options available for purchase within Brick-a-laide. The R Bar (Regatta’s Bar & Bistro) will also be open from 10am each day.

 

CONTACT

Adelaide Convention Centre
North Terrace, Adelaide, South Australia 5000
Phone: 08 8212 4099

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