“We are thrilled to welcome travelers from across the state and around the world as LEGOLAND New York Resort opens for the season,” the New York State Governor said. Kathy Hochul mentioned. “This unique, family-friendly destination has been a boon to the local economy and an integral part of the state’s tourism industry. The future is bright for LEGOLAND New York, and we look forward to many successful seasons to come.” as we continue our economy back from COVID-19.”
Senior state government and tourism officials, including Ross LeviGeneral Manager and Vice President of New York State Division of Tourism and Empire State Development, were on hand to celebrate the start of the spring and summer tourist season.
“New York State is the perfect destination for family fun, and I LOVE NY is thrilled to invite and welcome visitors to come be a part of it,” said Levi. “LEGOLAND New York Resort, located in the picturesque Hudson Valley, quickly became a tourist gem for the entire state. With so many families eager to plan a getaway, we are proud to partner with this world-class location to launch a memorable vacation season that will exceed expectations. »
As the sun rose over LEGOLAND New York’s iconic entrance arch, the park’s first families of the season were treated to an unforgettable pre-opening spectacle, complete with a marching band, a building contest and a chance learn the famous park opening dance before a character parade and LEGOLAND New York Model Citizens kicked off the countdown to awesome. In perfect timing, the celebration ended with a dazzling fireworks display as families flocked to the park for the first time this year.
Throughout the 2022 season, LEGOLAND New York will launch a series of new attractions, new events, new shows, new characters and new models. Highlights include the opening of the brand new lego® City Water Playground this season, a new food and drink outlet located in a newly built central hub which will connect MINILAND with LEGO NINJAGO World, LEGO Castle and LEGO City, and three new entertainment shows on two brand new stages. In addition to an even bigger and better Brick-or-Treat party in October, the park will launch its first-ever Red, White & BOOM celebration and fireworks on 4th Julyand and his first annual Holiday Bricktacular in December.
“There’s so much excitement around family travel this year, and we can’t wait for our guests to have all the memorable and awe-inspiring experiences we have in store for them this season,” said LEGOLAND New York Resort Division Manager. Stephanie Johnson. “As we prepare for our first full year of operation, the park’s most exciting developments in 2022 have been inspired by our guests and our team’s dedication to delivering even more fun with each new season. whether a family visits us for the first time or their hundredth, they can always expect something new and exciting to enjoy when they come to LEGOLAND New York Resort.”
LEGOLAND New York Resort takes kids on a journey through seven themed LEGO® lands, including Brick Street, Bricktopia, LEGO® NINJAGO® World, LEGO Castle, LEGO City, MINILAND and LEGO Pirates. Designed for families with children ages 2-12, must-see LEGOLAND New York vacation highlights include transforming into a minifigure in the world premiere of the LEGO Factory Adventure, Pursuit of the Red Wizard out of from the castle on the iconic dragon roller coaster, and harness the power of the elements with Master Wu on LEGO® NINJAGO® The Ride.
For the ultimate multi-day LEGO vacation experience, guests can book a vacation package at the LEGOLAND Hotel, just steps from the park entrance.
The complete LEGOLAND New York operating schedule for 2022 is available here. For more information on LEGOLAND New York Resort, visit our website or follow us on Facebook. To book a vacation package at the LEGOLAND Hotel, visit our Vacation Packages page. Customers can also purchase day tickets (from $67.99 for adults) or annual packages ($149 per person) with or without hotel stay.
About LEGOLAND New York Resort
AWESOME AWESOME at LEGOLAND® New York Resort, the ultimate LEGO® theme park destination, just outside New York City in the beauty Hudson Valley! At LEGOLAND New York, kids ages 2-12 and their families can roll, climb, splash and smash their way through seven themed lands. Transform into a minifigure on the world premiere of the LEGO® Factory Adventure Ride, master the art of Spinjitzu on LEGO® NINJAGO® the Ride, save the kingdom on the Dragon Coaster and explore awesome LEGO-built towns in MINILAND! In addition to the multi-day destination experience, the brick-building fun continues at the year-round LEGOLAND® Hotel! The only LEGO-themed hotel in the North East, it offers 250 rooms across four themes: LEGO® Pirates, Kingdom, LEGO® Friends and LEGO® NINJAGO® – all just steps from the theme park! The park is easily accessible by car, Metro-North train and direct bus service on Coach UNITED STATES of the Port Authority. For more information, visit https://www.legoland.com/new-york/.
About Merlin Entertainments
Merlin Entertainments is a global leader in location-based family entertainment. Like Europe Number one and second in the world operator of tourist attractions, Merlin operates 138 attractions, 23 hotels and 6 holiday villages in 24 countries on 4 continents. Merlin’s goal is to deliver memorable experiences to its millions of guests around the world, through its iconic brands and multiple attraction formats, and the commitment and passion of its employees.
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About Orange County Tourism
Orange County Tourism, based in Goshen, NY, is the county’s tourism headquarters and participates in the I LOVE NY program. A full list of area attractions, accommodations and events is available at www.OrangeTourism.org. For a free copy of the Orange County Travel Guide, email [email protected] or call 845-615-3860. Find your adventure in Orange County!
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