The Block , SM North EDSA, Quezon City
I was on my way to SM North EDSA , Quezon City when i saw a poster of an ongoing LEGO exhibit . The exhibit was intended for the 114th anniversary of Philippine Independence showcasing some of the major tourist destinations of the country.
SM North EDSA with the Sky garden and Sky dome made from lego bricks
What makes this exhibit different from last year was the inclusion of SM North EDSA logo, The Block logo , SM North EDSA building facade instead of SM Mall of Asia building in the Philippine exhibit last year .
SM The Block logo made from dozens of Lego brick
Last year’s event was more publicized due to the cooperation of various NGO groups , Department of Tourism and blogging community .
According to the event organizers, they wanted to bring this exhibit to the people living in the northern part of Metro Manila and surrounding areas. Since there was a public clamor to bring it back for this year .
Lego exhibit view from the second floor of SM North Edsa, The main exhibit is 32ft. x 20 ft. Philippine map built with LEGO bricks!
Ifugao headdress made from lego mosaic
LEGO will be featuring once again their Philippine map with famous regional landmarks such as Luneta, Fort Santiago, El Nido Resorts, Crocodile Farm, Vigan, Batanes Lighthouse, Pearl Farm Beach, Siargao island, Bohol ‘s chocolate hills , stilts houses in Sitangkai – Tawi-Tawi province and other interesting Filipino sites and local culture in a huge exhibit.
Moriones Festival from Marinduque province
Masskara Festival from Bacolod
Paoay Church and Bangui Wind Mills of Ilocos Norte
T- Boli weave pattern assembled from Lego bricks
Logo of The Block using Lego bricks
tourist destinations in the Visayan regions
lego replica of San Juanico bridge which connects Leyte and Samar
surfing in Siargao , Surigao del Norte province
replica of Pearl Farm resort houses in Samal , Davao
colorful vintas represented the southern parts of the archipelago
children assemble lego parts
The exhibit will run until June 16, 2012