Best! Birthday! Party! EVER!!

by DaniGirl on March 7, 2010 · 69 comments

in Tristan

So I have to admit, I’ve been looking forward to today’s Lego birthday party with equal parts excitement and dread. Custom Lego birthday party for eight boys? Wicked awesome! Eight boys in my house? Questionable. Four of five family members felled by stomach flu in the five days leading up to the party, leaving the birthday boy vulnerable? Nerve-wracking. Three of said party guests, including the birthday boy, spontaneously and independently naming the party-in-progress “Best birthday party EVER!”? Priceless.

This is what an eight-year-old’s perfect birthday looks like:

creator 2

creator 1

Creator 3

Tristan's gears

Paper crinkler

Lego mindstorm movie

Meeting the mindstorm

Building bots 1

Building bots 2

Building bots 3

building bots 4

Sumo lego robots

Bow to the enemy

Robots ready!

Sumo lego

a banana

Lego cake

Blowing candles

The boys were astonishingly well-behaved, and utterly engaged with the Lego Guy’s instruction at every step of the way. Things only got a little crazy when they took their newly assembled Lego Mindstorm Robots into the wresting ring for a final challenge. Take a quick peek, it’s only 30 seconds but I bet if you’re even a little bit in touch with your inner eight-year-old boy (what, you don’t have one?) it makes you smile!

Did I mention? Best! Birthday! Party! EVER!


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1 Angela ( jhscrapmom) March 7, 2010 at 9:20 pm

veryveryvery cool:)

we have that first lego game and it is a hit with everyone all the time!
what a fab idea:)
i will be looking for that number in a few years,lol!

and glad the bday boy gotto enjoy his day flu-free.

2 colleen March 8, 2010 at 9:57 am

Can I come next year?

3 underthebigbluesky March 8, 2010 at 10:56 am

sometimes i wish i had boys. we have a box of legos, but they don’t come out much.

this was brilliant though. seeing these pictures makes me wish i was there!

found you again now that i am back on twitter!

4 suze March 8, 2010 at 11:07 am

That looks like SO MUCH FUN!!! So glad it went well :)

5 DaniGirl March 8, 2010 at 11:36 am

Thanks all! And you know the best part? I just scored one of those wicked cool Lego Creator board games on eBay. YAY!!

6 Aron Feuer March 8, 2010 at 2:18 pm

Hey – great post. How do I find this Lego Guy to host a party?

7 Moraima Pride March 8, 2010 at 3:52 pm

RT @DaniGirl: Most awesome bday party ever!! The Lego party post: http://danigirl.ca/blog/2010/03/07/best-birthday-party-ever/

8 Andrew Plumb March 8, 2010 at 4:19 pm

When X is older we'll definitely do one of these: Most awesome bday party ever!! The Lego party post: http://j.mp/aY4PuT /via @DaniGirl

9 Kim March 9, 2010 at 10:37 am

Best CAKE ever, too!

10 Anne Marie March 9, 2010 at 6:15 pm

Sounds like something my Sam would like. Where can I find the Lego Guy?

11 marisol March 10, 2010 at 12:11 pm

Great party!
My boy, Dario (1 year old), just looooves the blocks. I’m pretty sure he’d be more than excited to have a party like Tristan had once he gets older.

A-W-E-S-O-M-E for kids(and let’s say that for parents too must of the time, jejejeje).

12 Sharon September 11, 2010 at 8:47 am

This seemed like an awesome party. My boy LOVES LEGO can you give me the Lego guy’s number ?

13 Moe October 6, 2010 at 4:09 pm

This is a great idea!! How do I get in contact with this Lego Guy??? Please let me know.
Thank you

14 Ian Dudley October 23, 2010 at 11:52 am

Danigirl blogged her son's LEGO party.
http://danigirl.ca/blog/2010/03/07/best-birthday-party-ever/ (@jennyjag)http://yfrog.com/n5vf7qj

15 Heather October 23, 2010 at 11:54 am

How do you get in touch wtih the Lego guy? I’ve googled till I can’t google anymore!!!!!

16 Lyne November 9, 2010 at 8:27 pm

I too can not google anymore!!!! can you please share The Lego guy contact information. thank you!

17 Kelly December 5, 2010 at 10:45 pm

Just wondering if I too could have this guys number…thanks,

18 Stephanie February 7, 2011 at 8:01 pm

Sounds like a Fantastic idea! Especially for winter birthdays, when you’re racking your brain for ideas. Would it be possible to have the Lego Guy’s contact info?
Thanks very much.

19 Paula February 10, 2011 at 12:26 pm

That looks awsome. My son’s 7th bday is coming up and I would love to get in touch with this Lego Guy, is it possible for you to give me his information? Thank you so much.

20 Denise February 11, 2011 at 11:49 am

This sounds like a FANTASTIC idea! Could you please, please send me the contact info for the Lego Guy? My three boys would be over the moon to have him come :)

Thanks!

21 Stacey Kenney February 15, 2011 at 5:06 pm

This looks like an amazing party idea! Could you please send me his contact information :)

22 Heather March 13, 2011 at 11:33 am

Love the Lego party. Would be a great idea for my 9 yr old. Can I please get the contact info for The Lego Guy, cannot find it on line.

23 Anonymous March 19, 2011 at 9:08 am

Wracking my brains for my soon to be 7 year old’s party. When he saw the pics & video he bounced around the house yelling “Can I do this please??”
Can you send me “The Lego Guy’s” contact info pretty please?? I too have googled him to no avail.

24 Anonymous May 9, 2011 at 10:14 pm

Lego Guy sounds like just the right thing for my almost 7 yr old too! Can you share his contact information please? Thanks very much

25 Erin May 10, 2011 at 7:42 am

could you forward the lego guy info to me please? It would be very appreciated!

26 DaniGirl May 10, 2011 at 5:38 pm

Hi Anonymous,

I don’t feel comfortable posting the Lego Guy’s information publicly (it’s not mine to post) but he seems fine with me sharing it via e-mail. If you fill out the e-mail address line when you comment, I can send it to you — or you can e-mail me for it at danicanada (at) gmail (dot) com. :)

27 Lisa Dineen May 31, 2011 at 10:10 am

Can you please forward me contact info for Ian Dudley. I would love to have him come to my son’s party this summer and entertain the 7 year old kids that love lego!

thanks

28 Rachel Speakman June 7, 2011 at 9:35 pm

Can I also get the information for the incredible Lego man! My soon to be 6 year is Lego obsessed and would love this for his 6th b-day! Thanks

29 Joania June 8, 2011 at 6:06 pm

This is just AWESOME!!! Best party ever!!!!

My son’s birthday is coming up in July and this would be just perfect as he has been into Lego (and robots) since he was about 14mths old! I would love to get in touch with this lego guy. I would very much appreciate the info.

Thanks

LOVE your blog!!!

30 Chantal Bedard June 10, 2011 at 7:19 am

My son’s birthday is coming up in July and he lives and breathes Legos. We actually had to build a table to hold all of his Legos. Would love to receive Lego Guy’s contact information.

31 Christine trudeau August 6, 2011 at 8:56 am

Hi there- can I get his contact info, please?

32 Eileen August 31, 2011 at 10:30 am

Great idea to have a Lego party! My son’s B-Day is coming up soon, could you please send me The Lego Guys’s contact information. Thanks so much….love your blog!

33 Letty September 8, 2011 at 10:07 am

Hello,
Please send the Lego Guys’s email.
I really appreciate your response.
Cordially,
Letty

34 Hui September 8, 2011 at 2:30 pm

Hi, This is an awesome idea, could you sen me the Lego guy’s contact info?

35 Hui September 8, 2011 at 2:31 pm

Hi,

This is an awesome idea! could you sen me the Lego guy’s contact info?

36 Shelly October 3, 2011 at 5:30 pm

Please send me the email address for the lego party.

Thanks

37 Kimmie October 11, 2011 at 8:03 am

Would love to have the contact information, pretty please!

38 Nicole October 12, 2011 at 9:18 am

Sounds fantastic! Could I get the Lego Guy’s email address please?

39 Kelly A. October 15, 2011 at 9:05 pm

LOVE LOVE LOVE this idea! My almost 8 year old son would flip for a LEGO party! Can you please email me the Lego Guy’s email address. Thank you for this wonderful idea!est

40 Carrie November 5, 2011 at 1:59 pm

Hi, Every website I go to to try and find the Lego guy, brings me to your blog. So sorry if it’s bothering you but after over a half an hour trying to find a link to this guy, I’m just getting frustrated. Would you be able to please provide me with his contact information?
Thank you,
Carrie

41 Sonas November 29, 2011 at 4:07 pm

Hello,
I wonder if you could please be so kind as to email me the contact info for the Lego guy?
My son turns 8 in January, and we are going to try a birthday at home this year (for the first time, despite my fears about many boys in cramped quarters.)

Thank you,

Sonas Vall/e

42 susie January 10, 2012 at 1:28 pm

As I can see, you are swamped with requests for the Lego guy’s contact info, but could you please email it to me as well? Thanks!

43 donovan January 12, 2012 at 10:38 am

hello, will you please tell me this guys website?
its almost my 10th birthday and i have been looking for a way to have a lego robotics party.
my birthday is january 30.
if you get this please email me.
ill tell my mom the adress.
thanks,
donovan

44 Anonymous January 13, 2012 at 8:01 pm

Can you send me the lego guy website please
Lisa

45 Anonymous February 8, 2012 at 11:08 am

Could you please email me the Lego guys contact info.
Thanks

46 Patricia March 4, 2012 at 6:29 pm

Can you please send me the Lego guy’s email address? Thanks!

47 Jen Greyling March 11, 2012 at 6:47 pm

I was also wondering if you could send me the email address for the lego guy?

Thanks!

48 Melanie Burnip March 12, 2012 at 8:04 am

Hello, loved your blog!!! Would you please send me the Lego Guy’s contact?
with thanks!

49 Stephanie Cote March 16, 2012 at 10:46 am

Can you please send me the contact info for the Lego guy. My 7 year old son would love to do this for his birthday!

50 Katerina Belinson April 21, 2012 at 4:10 pm

Can you please send me the contact info for Ian Dudley (The LEGO Guy). My son took many LEGO robotics classes with him and now would like to have him over for his 10th birthday! Thank you very much in advance. Katerina.

51 Jenn June 4, 2012 at 7:40 pm

Looks like fun! I’d love to get the Lego Guy’s contact info. Thanks!

52 Claudia June 12, 2012 at 7:51 pm

HI Could I also please have Ian’s contact info as I would like to start a First lego league & need his info.
thanks,
Claudia

53 Connie June 12, 2012 at 10:14 pm

Hello! I’m looking for birthday ideas for my 7 year old! The lego party sounds awesome! Can you please send me the Lego guy’s contact information?
Thanks,
Connie

54 Anonymous June 16, 2012 at 4:52 pm

Hi,
Is it possible to get the contact information for the Lego Guy? Thanks

55 Kim June 28, 2012 at 7:44 pm

Is it possible to get an email address or website for the lego guy this looks like a neat idea for my sons 6th birthday.

56 Amanda July 29, 2012 at 9:24 am

Can u tell me how to contact Ian Dudley? I can’t seem to find his contact info.

57 Geoff August 9, 2012 at 1:10 pm

I’m planning a party for my son. Could you please forward the contact info for Ian Dudley?

58 Anonymous August 19, 2012 at 10:10 pm

I did a search on Ian Dudley that was referred to above and found an email address for him: legoguyca@yahoo.ca

You can see he has been to many Ottawa events and his email was posted there for reference.

Hope this helps people!

59 Anonymous September 25, 2012 at 9:53 am

Hi :) I just sent you an email, but just in case it doesn’t go through, wanted to follow up on here. Could you please send me Ian’s contact info as well? The party sounds exactly what my little guy would enjoy.

Thanks so much,
m

60 josee-anne hedgecoe October 11, 2012 at 12:12 pm

Hello,

Loved your post. I see that am one of many many people interested in learning more about this Lego Guy… can you please send me his coordinates?

Many thanks,

Josee-Anne

61 Elena January 26, 2013 at 9:50 pm

Hi there, I am planing the b-day party of my 7-year old and I would very much appreciate if you could send me the contact info for the Lego guy. Thanks

62 June March 24, 2013 at 11:39 pm

Hi! Can you please send me the information for the Lego guy? Thanks!

63 Donna May 26, 2013 at 10:03 am

Can you send me the contact information for the Lego guy?
Thank you.

64 Anonymous October 5, 2013 at 1:05 pm

Does the “LEGO GUY” still do birthday parties at home? Could I please get his contact info?
Thanks

65 MomOfBoys December 30, 2013 at 1:21 pm

This is an awesome birthday party idea! :)

May I please have the Lego guy’s contact info? Thanks much!

66 Carrie February 1, 2014 at 6:17 pm

Hey there. How do I get ahold of The Lego Guy? Can’t find him.

67 melanie April 7, 2014 at 11:35 am

Hi there! Can you send me Ian the LEGO GUY’S contact info?
Thank you!
Melanie

68 Julie June 16, 2014 at 1:19 pm

Hi DANIGIRL !! Amazing! What a great party! I would love to do this for my son…could you please send me Ian Dudley’s contact info? Thanks so much!

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