After three rounds of intense competition, King Leung has been named Master Model Builder of LEGOLAND® Discovery Centre Hong Kong.
This hands-on position will be responsible for maintaining and developing new features and building new models, as well as working with the thousands of children expected to visit the 30,000 square-foot attraction that is now scheduled to open on January 25th, 2021 at K11 MUSEA.
“I have been passionate about LEGO® all my life so to be named Hong Kong’s first Master Model Builder is more than I could have ever wished for. As a wise person once sung. ‘Everything is awesome. Everything is cool when you’re part of a team. Everything is awesome when you’re living out a dream.’”King Leung, LDC Hong Kong Master Model Builder
During the Brick Factor competition, there were 14 short-listed contestants that displayed their skills by taking part in creative challenges and building of original LEGO® brick models in timed rounds of judged competition.
“We are extremely excited to welcome King Leung to the LEGOLAND® Discovery Centre family. Preparation for the Grand Opening is well underway, and we are excited to announce that we are looking to open our doors to the public on January 25th next year.”Ben Sweet, New Openings Director - Asia Pacific, Merlin Entertainments.
Dubbed the 30,000 square foot ultimate indoor playground for families with children, LEGOLAND® Discovery Centre Hong Kong will provide a 2-3 hour interactive and educational experience for families with children aged 3-10 years old. The Centre will feature a range of 10 exciting LEGO® themed play areas including Kingdom Quest, MINILAND®, LEGO® Friends Olivia’s House, LEGO® Creative Workshop, DUPLO® Village, Merlin’s Apprentice Ride, LEGO® Racers: Build & Test, LEGO® 4D Studio, LEGO® Café and a gift shop.