So Cal Family Destinations Status

Considering the constantly changing Coronavirus situation and in an abundance of caution, the following theme parks and family destinations have made changes and some are temporarily closing: LEGOLAND® California temporarily closed its theme park, water park and SEA LIFE® aquarium on Saturday, March 14 through March 31, 2020. However, the LEGOLAND® Hotel will remain open during…

LEGOLAND Celebrates 20 Years in California

Checking into the festive lobby at the LEGOLAND Hotel in Carlsbad, California, I noticed a some of the hotel rooms had a “Happy Birthday” banner displayed on the door. LEGOLAND is celebrating it’s 20th year with banners, balloons, entertainment and special events throughout 2019. Birthday guests can purchase a “Celebrate your birthday package” that includes…

LEGOLAND California Celebrate 20 years

Today, May 20th LEGOLAND turns 20! Kicking off a year full of celebration, LEGOLAND is festively decorated with colorful balloons, streamers and decorations throughout the park. Everyone knows that birthdays are one of the best times of the year. Checking into the LEGOLAND Hotel and walking to my Adventure theme room number 3010, I noticed…

Star Wars Fans Unite at LEGOLAND

For the next two weekends LEGO Star Wars Days returns to LEGOLAND California Resort. Starting on June 2-3 and June 9-10, 2018, visit LEGO Star Wars Miniland Model Display with seven different scenes. It’s your chance to see Stormtroopers, Jedi and even Darth Vader.  Be sure to participate in Scavenger Hunt and Droid Hunt, where families can receive a raffle…

Living Like a Princess at The Castle Hotel in LEGOLAND

This summer locals and visitors to California can experience what it’s like to stay overnight in a castle. The newly opened Castle Hotel at LEGOLAND in California provides guests with an immersive Princess, Knight and Wizard experience. The three-story hotel offers 250 rooms providing a castle fantasy the moment guests step into the lobby. An…

Captivating Carlsbad

Driving up to the coastal inspired Cape Rey Carlsbad resort, I noticed the hotel is directly across the street from the beach. It’s California Craftsman design takes full advantage of unobstructed Pacific Ocean views. The hotel opened in June, 2012, and is part of the Hilton Resort family. Walking into the inviting lobby, a friendly…

Where to Stay. Play. Getaway. in Carlsbad

Carlsbad is an ideal couples and family destination any time of the year. During October when Brick-or-Treat is at LEGOLAND every Saturday night, families have a wonderful excuse to pack their bags and take a Fall vacation. A not-too-spooky Halloween festival features a new Candy Quest walk-through at the Adventurers’ Club in Fun Town. The…