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Block City: Build a City of LEGOs® at Illinois Tech

Series Event
Jul 7, 9:00am to 4:00pm

Photos from the event: Flickr


Original Event Description as follows:

Join us on Saturday, July 7 for our annual family event on campus where we build a city of LEGOs®! 

As you build, view and enjoy LEGO® sculptures created by Rocco Buttliere (BAC ARCH '17). Buttliere is a world-renowned LEGO® artist and a recent graduate of Illinois Tech College of Architecture. His work has been featured in numerous books, magazines, and TV interviews and has been displayed at venues across the country and internationally in London and Copenhagen. He is currently aspiring to put his talents to use with the design team at LEGO® in Denmark.

This event is open to the public, but advance registration by Monday, July 2 is required. Please note that seating is limited in S.R. Crown Hall—please plan to sit on the floor to build. PARENTS MUST ACCOMPANY CHILDREN UNDER THE AGE 17.

In addition to the advance registration form, each family must also sign a participation waiver form for all participants under the age of 18. Please print and complete the participation waiver form ahead of time and bring it with you to the event to expedite your check-in process. If you cannot print, we will have forms onsite for you to sign.

Persons with disabilities who anticipate needing a reasonable accommodation to attend or who have questions about physical access are invited to contact Frances Patterson at or 312.567.8850 by July 2, 2018.

Also, print and complete the participation waiver form: Please bring with you to the Block City event.

The programs conducted by Illinois Institute of Technology are not affiliated, sponsored, or endorsed by LEGO® Education, or the LEGO® Group. LEGO®, the LEGO® logo, DUPLO®, and MINDSTRONG® are trademarks of the LEGO® Group. ©2012 The LEGO® Group.