Lego Building Contest

Lego Building ContestIt’s time to show off your Lego building skills. Build your most impressive scene, structure, vehicle, machine, or anything your imagination leads you to create. Submit your creation to our contest for a chance to win a $15 gift card! All submissions should be original builds and not a Lego set. 

  • Build with Legos (or other building blocks).
  • Take a picture.
  • Submit your photo by July 29.
    • Share on your Facebook page with #HWLegoBuild
    • Email to Amy Mason at
  • People’s Choice Voting will occur on Facebook July 30 - August 3.
  • Winners will be announced August 5.

Categories & Judging

  • There will be 3 winners of the Best Lego Build award – one from each of the following divisions: ages 8 and under, ages 9-15, and ages 16 & older. Builds will be judged on a 1-5 scale for the following criteria: overall impression, creativity, skill, and design concept.
  • Decisions of the judges are final. Judging will be performed by Director of Public Works/Village Engineer Erika Frable, Assistant Director of Public Works Matt Bartlett, and Building Inspector/Code Enforcement Officer Wayne Wehde.
  • There will be one winner of the People’s Choice Award. All submissions will be posted to the Village of Hawthorn Woods Facebook page. The photo with the greatest number of “likes” will be the winner.

Thank you to our sponsors:

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Erica B. Gunther, Financial Advisor
70 Landover Pkwy, Suite D
Hawthorn Woods, IL 60047
(847) 438-7577 


50 Landover Pkwy
Hawthorn Woods, IL 60047
(847) 438-8866

And the winners are...

Best Lego Build Ages 8 and Under
Best Lego Build Ages 9-15
Best Lego Build Peoples Choice