on the Wednesday before the event started.
Almost 800 LEGO fans young and old drove, flew, or found some way to get to Chicago, Illinois to attend Brickworld 2010, one of the largest LEGO fan events in the United States. In the three years since Brickworld began, the event has grown to massive proportions, overtaking the space of it's host hotel.
Setup took place over the days before the weekend - Saturday and Sunday served as public display days. In the days before, though, setup wasn't the only thing going on. On Wednesday, there was a game
Here's what the interior of a chess piece looks like. The big brick on the side is an NXT brick - the brains of the piece. The wheels are on the top and bottom.
On Thursday, there was more, as presentations and workshops took place, such as:
Here he is with some of his models.
There were models starting to show up for display too.
As well as other models, like this RC car built with LEGO components.
But there's more. Stay tuned.