LEGO Contest: Winged Warriors

July 25, 2015

12:30 pm-3:30 pm

Bring your imagination to our LEGO brick-building contest, where kids ages 8-17 can compete for prizes, awarded by a panel of judges.


  • Space is limited so RSVP early!
  • RSVP is required. Please use the form below or call Kathy Garvin at 540-463-7103 x 124.
  • $5 per person entry fee and a completed registration form are due on the day of the contest.

Theme: Winged Warrior

  • All creations must have some type of wings included.
  • Winged Warriors can be from the past, the present or the future.
  • Entries can include a super-hero, a military figure, an aircraft or vehicle, or something unique!

Contest Specifics:

  • All creations must use your own LEGO or other LEGO compatible plastic brick.
  • Entries must be your own creation. Entries cannot be from a kit or project found online or in a magazine, etc.
  • No other material (glue, paper, etc.) is permitted in the creation of your entry.
  • All entries must be completely assembled within the three-hour time limit. All assembly must be completed on site during the contest; no pre-built parts will be permitted.
  • All participants must be accompanied by an adult; the adult may not build with the participant–only observe and encourage.


  • Judging will be done for two age groups; ages 8-12 and ages 13-17
  • Participants will have the opportunity to describe their creation as part of the judging process.
  • Judging will commence at 3:30 pm and prizes will be awarded at that time.

People’s Choice Award:

  • All participants may choose to leave their creations at the museum to participate in the People’s Choice Award.
  • Museum visitors will have a chance to vote for their favorite creation from July 27th to September 26th.
  • The People’s Choice Award winner will be notified on September 28th.

Participation in the event assumes consent for photographs to be used for museum purposes. LEGO is a trademark of the LEGO Group of Companies, which does not sponsor, authorize, or endorse this event.

Pictures From The Event