I mostly dream of running away to The Abbey Resort and Avani Spa withOUT my family but since that never happens, maybe a trip with them is more realistic. This looks like a fabulous family event at a GREAT price!
The Abbey Resort & AVANI Spa Hosts All-Star LEGO® Show
President’s Day Weekend
Professionally Created LEGOo® Exhibits and Workshops Offer a Weekend the Whole Family Will Enjoy
FONTANA, Wis., — February 4, 2013 –The Abbey Resort & AVANI Spa is helping families build memories this President’s Day weekend (Feb. 15-18) an All-Star LEGO® Show offering activities to help inspire future engineers and architects. The Northern Illinois LEGO Train Club, The Chicago LEGO User Group and the Kenosha LEGO User Group will offer LEGO® exhibits and workshops throughout the weekend — a creative alternative to playing video games on a DS device or iPhone.
“In honor of The Abbey’s 50thanniversary, we are scheduling celebratory events throughout the year like the All-Star LEGO® Show. A weekend at The Abbey Resort & AVANI Spa on Lake Geneva offers plenty of indoor and outdoor winter fun,” said David Lindelow, general manager of The Abbey Resort. “Partnering with regional LEGO® clubs to provide engaging and fun LEGO® activities is one more experience families can enjoy together during a winter getaway.”
The All-Star LEGO® Show will feature exhibits and workshops throughout the President’s Day weekend. Team members will be on-hand to field any questions from participants touring the exhibit. Featured exhibits will include:
- A miniature winter village with trains
Frank Lloyd Wright’s Hardy House
Wild west inspired scenes
Large sculptures of popular cartoon and historical characters such as Marvin Martian and Buzz Aldrin
Classic Lego city and space settings from the 1980’s
The three interactive workshops each an hour in length will focus on the building process including inspiration, design, and building techniques. Kids will get a chance to play with various brick pieces and try important techniques for combining elements.
The exhibits will be open Saturday, February 16 from 10 a.m. to 7 p.m. and Sunday, February 17 from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Workshops will be facilitated at 1p.m. and 4p.m. Saturday and 1p.m. Sunday. Both exhibits and workshops are complimentary to guests of the resort as well as members of the community.
Rates for a two-night extended stay at The Abbey Resort & AVANI Spa for President’s Day Weekend start at $129 per night, double occupancy. Rates are subject to availability and based on best available day rate.
For more information or reservations, visit www.theabbeyresort.com.
About The Abbey Resort & AVANI Spa
Located just 80 miles from downtown Chicago and 50 miles from Milwaukee, The Abbey Resort & AVANI Spa is a treasured icon and the only full-service resort on the shores of Lake Geneva. The resort is celebrating its 50th Anniversary in 2013 and is completing a multi-million dollar renovation of the exterior, meeting space and common areas. The resort boasts a breathtaking setting on 90 acres of beautifully manicured grounds, award-winning dining and banquet facilities,nearby championship golf courses and a wide range of outdoor activities. This only scratches the surface of all the activities and offerings that The Abbey Resort provides. With impeccable customer service, the team at The Abbey Resort consistently meets the needs and expectations of both guests and meeting planners. The 35,000 square-foot AVANI Spa enhances the resort experience with innovative spa treatments and modern luxuries.
The Abbey Resort & AVANI Spa is managed and operated by Hostmark Hospitality Group of Schaumburg, Ill. For more information or reservations, visit www.theabbeyresort.com,join Abbey Resort & AVANI Spa on Facebook www.facebook.com/abbeyresort or follow@AbbeyResort on Twitter www.Twitter.com/abbeyresort.