SOURCE: LEGOLAND California

January 25, 2007 09:00 ET

LEGOLAND® California Announces Expansion Plans for 2007 to Include Miniland Las Vegas!

Satellite Advisory

CARLSBAD, CA -- (MARKET WIRE) -- January 25, 2007 --

WHAT: LEGOLAND® California announces major expansion plans for 2007 at a
      brief business news conference including the recreation of the
      fabulous Las Vegas Strip made entirely out of LEGO® brick. President
      and General Manager, John Jakobsen and Pat DeMaria, Model Shop
      Manager give sound bites on Miniland Las Vegas, an addition to Pirate
      Shores and release business results from 2006.

SAT FEED:  Thursday, January 25, 2007
           3:30 P.M. PST (1530-1545)/6:30 P.M. EST (1830-1845)
           IA 6, C-BAND, TRANSPONDER 17 Analog
           Downlink Frequency: 4040 Vertical
           Audio: 6.2/6.8
           Trouble #: (619) 574-5334

LOCATION:  LEGOLAND California
           Located in Carlsbad, California - 30 miles north of
           downtown San Diego

FEED VISUALS:
              -- See for the first time a detailed graphic of
                 Miniland Las Vegas
              -- Close-ups of LEGO models such as the Sphinx from the
                 Luxor Hotel, the famous "Fabulous Las Vegas" sign and part
                 of the Tropicana
              -- Detailed graphic of Captain Cranky's Challenge, the newest
                 addition to the popular water-play area, Pirate Shores
              -- Construction footage from the site of Miniland Las Vegas
              -- Sound bites from President and General Manager,
                 John Jakobsen, describing the new attractions being added
                 in 2007 and the successful results of 2006
              -- Sound bites from Model Shop Manager, Pat DeMaria,
                 describing the incredible detail and creative intensity
                 needed to build Miniland Las Vegas out of more than
                 two-million LEGO bricks

CHYRONS: LEGOLAND California
         John Jakobsen/President and General Manager
         Pat DeMaria/Model Shop Manager

CONTACT: LEGOLAND California: Julie Estrada
         Office: (760) 918-5377
         Cell:  (760) 846-0886
         Julie.Estrada@LEGOLAND.com

Contact Information

  • CONTACT:
    LEGOLAND California:
    Julie Estrada
    Office: (760) 918-5377
    Cell: (760) 846-0886
    Email Contact