LEGOLAND Florida Searching for Kid Ambassadors for Buddy’s Brick Bunch

Do you have a child obsessed with tiny, plastic LEGO bricks?  Is every holiday and birthday spent buying and building the latest LEGO model kit?  Did they beg to travel to LEGOLAND Florida or California the minute it opened?  Well, then Buddy has an opportunity for you.  LEGOLAND Florida is looking for kid ambassadors (ages 8-12) who can serve as advisors and reporters for LEGOLAND Florida.  If this sounds like something perfectly suited for your child, you better act quickly.  The deadline for applying is Friday, May 17, 2013.  Continue reading for all the details from LEGOLAND Florida.


From LEGOLAND Florida’s press release

LEGOLAND Florida is searching for a few great kids to become the first members of Buddy’s Brick Bunch, a youth panel that will serve as advisors and kid reporters on a variety of items related to LEGOLAND Florida.  The Buddy’s Brick Bunch competition is aimed at children ages 8 – 12 with a passion for LEGO, who love LEGOLAND Florida and, most of all, are adventurous and fun.

Buddy at LEGOLAND Florida

The Buddy’s Brick Bunch members will have the chance to participate in exclusive opportunities at LEGOLAND Florida throughout their 12-month term including an opportunity to be the first to experience the park’s newest expansion, The World of Chima presented by Cartoon Network, which features an interactive water ride, “The Quest for CHI”, a Speedorz Arena, and Cragger’s Swamp.  Select members may serve as kid reporters and spokespersons for The World of Chima while others may participate in decisions on activities for special events such as Brick-or-Treat and Kid’s New Years’ Eve.  Members may also serve as advisors to the General Manager on future developments of the park.

“I’m looking for a passionate group of children that can share their experiences at LEGOLAND Florida from a kid’s viewpoint, as well as, serve as my advisors for future park enhancements and developments,” said Adrian Jones, general manager at LEGOLAND Florida.

LEGOLAND Florida General Manager Adrian Jones

Adrian Jones, general manager of LEGOLAND Florida announcing World of Chima on March 19, 2013. Photo by Chip Litherland ©2013 The LEGO Group. LEGOLAND Florida is part of Merlin Entertainments Group


Each of the six winners will participate in a training experience on June 15-16, 2013, where they will meet park staff, go through a familiarization tour, and receive training.  Buddy’s Brick Bunch members will also have a special building experience with Master Model Builders to construct a LEGO model that will be displayed in the park throughout their 12-month term.  Winners will receive lifetime passes to LEGOLAND Florida and the LEGOLAND Water Park, and up to four annual passes to the park for family members.

Interested children need to have a parent or guardian’s permission to apply.  Applicants must complete the online application and submit a current photo at  All applications must be received by May 17, 2013 to be considered.  Winners must be able to participate in the training experience June 15-16, 2013 and be able to visit the park two additional times during their 12-month term. Winners will receive full VIP treatment for them and their families during one of the two visits and will have the opportunity to host their birthday party at the park.


Throughout their 12-month term, Buddy’s Brick Bunch members will experience LEGOLAND Florida’s more than 50 rides, shows and attractions, as well as the fantastical new World of Chima, and be able to share experiences from their view.  For more family travel news, reviews, and trip reports, be sure to follow Adventures by Daddy on twitter and “like” our facebook page too.

About Dave Parfitt

Married, father of two girls, and living in the heart of the Finger Lakes. I'm a runner with a PhD in neuroscience and a passion for travel.