LEGO has just released the online, official copy of its LEGO Store August 2018 Calendar and it features the much awaited LEGO Wizarding World Harry Potter sets, a new ‘environmental friendly’ promotional, and an exclusive ‘top-secret’ LEGO VIP set. Check out the calendar below, and you may also download its PDF version right here.
August 1 to 14: Free LEGO Plants from Plants (40320) accessories with purchases over $35.
This 29-piece LEGO plant and fauna pieces is entirely made from plant-based, sustainable materials, and is LEGO first attempt towards creating LEGO pieces that are completely recyclable.
August 1 to 12: Free LEGO Unikitty Castle Room (5005239) with LEGO Unikitty purchases over $25.
The Unikitty Castle Room (5005239) is LEGO’s second polybag offering under the LEGO Unikitty theme. It features a cross-section of Unikitty’s castle room made consisting of a miniature couch, aquarium, cardboard cutout, and a unique Unikitty figure.
August 1 to 31: LEGO VIPs earn double points on two LEGO Wizarding World Harry Potter sets.
August 7 to 8: The VIP Monthly Mini Model Build is a Snail (40283)
To avail this free monthly mini build for the month of August, LEGO VIP members need to register at shop.LEGO.com/Minibuild-registration beginning July 15.
August 6 to September 30: Escape the Forbidden Forest
Stop by your local LEGO Store during these dates to build a magical car with special powers and race through the Forbidden Forest. Beware of spiders and get to Hogwarts as fast as you can!
August 15 to 31: VIPs get Early Access to a NEW exclusive LEGO set.
There’s no news yet on what this new exclusive will be, but there’s a lot of speculation going on that this set is possibly the LEGO Creator Aston Martin DB5 set that LEGO has been teasing heavily via social media.
August 22: Sign up to build and take home a cool Toucan model.
Come to the LEGO Store and build a cool Toucan model which is featured in the new LEGO Animal Atlas book from DK! You can take home your Toucan model for free and can purchase the book in LEGO Stores to continue the animal building fun. Registration is on a first come, first served basis and quantities are limited. Sign up in store or by phone starting August 1.
August 13 to October 7: Build your very own customized go-kart and display it in store for all to see.
Come by the LEGO Store during these dates to build and customize a go-kart. Once you’re done, display it in-store to inspire other builders, and receive your very own sticker sheet for participating.
August all marks the release of some of my favorite sets and topping my list will be the LEGO Ideas Voltron (21311), Newt’s Case of Magical Creatures (75952), and the LEGO BrickHeadz Mickey (41624) and Minnie Mouse (41625). What’s your most anticipated LEGO set this August?