FAQ

Answers to the most commonly asked Questions. If you’ve got another question, you can ask it here as well.

Who builds and designs the models at BrickSlopes?

Models seen at the show are generally created by AFOLs (Adult Fans of LEGO®). The ideas and execution of these are those of the AFOL who built them. A few models are owned by the show, and make recurring appearances, but even these were created by hobbyists.

How can I get my creation into the show?

Display space at the show is reserved for VIB (Very Important Builder) pass holders. The tickets page provides more information about these and the public passes. You may also register for and purchase passes here.

Can I buy models shown at the show?

The majority of the models shown at the show are owned by their creators, as such whether or not they are for sale, and what they cost, is completely at the discretion of the respective model builders. In general, most models are not for sale, and those that are significantly more expensive than the sets produced by The LEGO® Group.

What is the difference between a public and a VIB pass?

VIB passes are intended for adults and teenagers who make and create their own models using LEGO® Bricks and are interested in participating in a convention type experience with other LEGO® fans. As such it has access to exclusive games and activities that may be daunting to the general public.

Public passes are intended for the general public, and includes access to the games and activities that generally appeal to a broader audience, who enjoy LEGO® sets and building with LEGO® Bricks but don’t consider it their main Hobby. Activities include:
The Brick Pit Build Area
Race Track
Minifig Trading
Mini Kit Hunt (seek and find activity)
Moc Displays
Minifig Trading
Fire Walk
Fly-In of LEGO® Star Wars® Models
Panels and Discussion of The LEGO® Group, its sets and history