By The Nation
Parc Paragon has been reimagined with pirate ships, and to celebrate Lego’s 60th anniversary features an enormous pirate ship standing 7 metres tall and 11 metres wide as well as a vibrant parade that will march to all three department stores.
Lego fans can witness the never-before-seen phenomenon of creativity as Thailand’s top model builders reinvent the building blocks on the theme of ‘Thai temple fairs and traditional Thai theatres by curating 12 installations using more than 500,000 individual pieces. The installations will feature water canons, food vendors; an open-air theatre; folklore theatre performances; darts and fishing games; a haunted house; a Ramwong folk dance performance; sand temples; a Ferris wheel; a dunk tank, hopscotch, and a traditional Thai horse race.
Kids are welcome to build their own Lego pieces and stand to take home one of the 4 limited-edition Lego series that will be given away over four days (2,000 models each day).
At Hall of Fame, M Floor, Siam Commercial Bank (SCB) is also getting ready for Children’s Day with activities on the theme “Kindhearted, yet Innovative”, inviting kids to engage in charity work, handcraft “Pun Sook” dolls for distribution to paediatric patients, and donate to the Children’s Hospital Foundation. The children also get to have fun exploring their creative side by learning about technology and environmental conservation by designing motion pictures using interactive touch screens, and take part in eco-friendly and DIY-styled activities including creating recyclable bottles and hand-painting cups fashioned from re-used plastic material.
Siam Center is making dreams come true for QPosket fans by bringing premium Disney collectibles to the first ever pop-up store at Idea Avenue. It will feature such beloved characters as Ariel, Rapunzel, Sofia, Aurora, Elsa, and Snow White all of them happy to be photographed with young visitors.
Exclusively on Children’s Day –January 12 –first 100 children under the age of 12 who visit the pop-up store will be given a free Ralph Breaks the Internet figure (valued at Bt590).
Siam Discovery The Exploratorium invites youngsters to the Dinosaur Maze Adventure at Discovery Plaza where they can roam and search for different types of dinosaurs hidden in the maze, and escape from the T-rex in limited time. Other activities include various workshops including uncovering dinosaur fossils and young dinosaurs and the process of forming fossils.