Welcome to May! The biggest LEGO feature in May is of course LEGO Star Wars where LEGO celebrates “May the 4th be with you” (May the force be with you). LEGO Brand Stores and LEGO Shop at Home North America (USA | Canada | United Kingdom) will be having lots of great offers this month. Starting on May 2nd, they will start their LEGO Star Wars promotion as well.
Free LEGO Gift Offer
-Free exclusive Admiral Yularan Minifigure with LEGO Star Wars purchases of $75 or more (May 2-4)
-Free LEGOLAND Ticket Offer with any LEGO purchase (May 8 to June 30)
-Free Spider-Man Super Jumper Polybag with purchases of $50 or more (May 15-31)
2015 May New Product Launch
New products including The Jurassic World sets, 71009 Simpsons Series 2 along with 71016 Kwik E-Mart have been added. 75095 LEGO UCS Star Wars Tie Fighter will be available on May 2, 2015. See What’s New: US | Canada | UK
On Tuesday, May 5th, LEGO Brand Stores will be having a free monthly mini model build. This month’s build would be a LEGO Koala!
In addition, from May 13-31, LEGO VIPs get early access to a new exclusive set. This will most likely be the new LEGO 10247 Ferris Wheel set that was just revealed earlier! For additional offers, events and promotions, please check the May 2015 LEGO Store Calendar.
This week from May 1-7, Toys R Us Canada will be offering the LEGO promotions listed below. In addition, don’t forget about the free Wookie Gunship mini model build happening this Sunday too! Free shipping on orders above $25.
-Up to 20% off ALL LEGO Star Wars building sets (excluding $229.99 and up)
-20% off Select LEGO Technic
-20% off ALL LEGO Ninjago
-FREE LEGO City Swamp Police Helicopter polybag set with LEGO City purchases above $30
-BOGO 50% off ALL $19.99 Video Games including LEGO
The new LEGO Creator Expert 10247 Ferris Wheel is currently being unveiled at the Time to Play event in New York where those in attendance would be able to have a closer look at the set along with additional information. However, if you can’t attend, not to worry as we have the official press release along with all of the images here! The set will be officially available beginning June 2015 at LEGO Brand Stores or LEGO Shop at Home.
10247 Ferris Wheel
Ages 16+. 2,464 pieces.
US $199.99 – CA $229.99 – DE 179.99€ – UK £149.99 – DK 1499.00 DKK
*Euro pricing varies by country. Please visit shop.LEGO.com for regional pricing.
Experience the wonderful LEGO® Creator Ferris Wheel!
Build the iconic Ferris Wheel, featuring 12 colorful suspended gondolas with opening doors, ice cream stall, kiosk, 10 minifigures and more.
Build the majestic Ferris Wheel, the star of the fairground! This delightful LEGO® Creator Expert model has an iconic elegance that evokes feelings of nostalgia, romance and adventure. The carnival has come to town and the ice cream vendor is busy serving a long queue of excited customers as they await their first ride on the magical Ferris Wheel that towers above the fairground. Slowly turn the crank and watch as the Ferris Wheel gracefully lowers the colorful gondolas into position for boarding. Raise the boarding platform with a simple pull of the lever, open the gondola door and help the passengers aboard! Have fun building this elegant model with an authentic charm and magic that will capture your imagination. You can also motorize the Ferris Wheel with the LEGO Power Functions 8883 medium motor and 88000 AAA battery box (not included). Includes 10 minifigures: a ride operator, ice cream vendor, 4 children and 4 adults.
Includes 10 minifigures with assorted accessories: a ride operator, ice cream vendor, 4 children and 4 adults
Features a Ferris Wheel ticket kiosk, ice cream stall, a bench and assorted flower and tree elements
Ferris Wheel features decorative elements, ramps, boarding platform and 12 colorful gondolas with opening doors
Accessory elements include a pretzel, balloon, 2 ice cream cones and an ice cream scoop
Includes an amazing 2,464 LEGO® elements
Climb aboard the Ferris Wheel!
Turn the crank and watch the Ferris Wheel turn
Motorize the Ferris Wheel with the LEGO® Power Functions 8883 medium motor and 88000 AAA battery box (not included)
Ferris Wheel measures over 23” (60cm) high, 21” (55cm) wide and 14” (38cm) deep
The annual Star Wars May the 4th be with you promotional offer is just around the corner! As a teaser, LEGO now has a sneak peak offer for this year’s LEGO Star Wars sale. For those living in North America, you can get a free Admiral Yularen minifigure with LEGO Star Wars purchases of $75 or more. In addition, you can get a free Collectible Poster with any LEGO Star Wars purchase. You can also potentially win 1 of 10 signed LEGO Star Wars UCS Tie Fighters with a LEGO Star Wars purchase as well. In previous years, there are a selection of LEGO Star Wars sets on sale so we may see something similar again.
For those living in Europe/UK, the sales offers have been revealed already. The promotion period also runs differently as it runs from May 4-9 (total of seven days compared to North America). European/UK details available in the LEGO Forums.
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The new LEGO Star Wars Character Encyclopedia: Updated and Expanded is officially available today. If you didn’t pre-order your copy earlier, the book is now available for immediate dispatch for $13.53 (reg.$18.99) at Amazon USA. For those living in Canada, it is available at Chapters for 15.15 (reg.$20.99). The book contains a white Boba Fett minifigure.
Instagram user andrilinardi has posted a clearer image of the upcoming LEGO Creator 10247 Ferris Wheel set. We now know that the set contains 2464 pieces so there’s a high chance that the set would be priced above $200 USD. (via Brickfan)
From June 1-30, you can get a free exclusive LEGO Winter Soldier Minifigure 5002943 with LEGO purchases of $75 or more at LEGO Brand Stores and LEGO Shop at Home. Valid in North America only. Thanks to AC Pin over at Flickr for the June 2015 calendar scan.
Folks in Europe got to receive this exclusive minifigure with purchase of the new 76042 S.H.I.E.L.D Helicarrier earlier. Its great to know that those living in North America do not need to purchase this giant set just to get this minifigure!
AC Pin over at Flickr has posted an image showing an exclusive LEGO VIP DC Super Heroes Bat-Pod Set. The set is not available for purchase. However, you’ll be automatically entered when you make a DC Super Heroes LEGO purchase at LEGO Brand Stores or LEGO Shop at Home between June 1-30. You must be a LEGO VIP and the offer is only valid for those living in USA and Canada (excluding Quebec).
You can also do a one entry per day by sending an email to EnterVIP@lego.com with your name, VIP number and Bat-Pod in the subject area. Winners will be announced mid-July. There are a total of 750 Bat-Pod sets to be given away.
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