Today is Take Your Child to Work Day, and I am currently with my mini-me at the TTPM Spring 2018 Showcase. What a fun way to spend the day with my daughter letting her see the work I do as a blogger and she gets to play with some of the most exciting innovations in toys and children’s lifestyle products from the top toy brands in the industry. One of them being LEGO.

LEGO Debuts the 10261 LEGO Creator Expert: Roller Coaster

At the 2018 TTPM Spring Showcase, LEGO is debuting the 10261 LEGO Creator Expert: Roller Coaster for ages 16+ and has over 4, 124 pieces. This impressively large LEGO set, measuring over 20” (53cm) high, 34” (88cm) wide and 16” (41cm) deep features a chain-lift Roller Coaster that comes with 2 trains and a variety of authentic features and functions, including a ticket booth, cotton candy cart, concession stand, height marker, and a covered boarding station complete with opening barriers and a control panel.

LEGO Creator Expert: Roller Coaster Cotton Candy Stand

LEGO builders can even lower the lap bars to secure the riders into the cars and release the brake to send the train to the foot of the first climb. Then activate the chain lift and enjoy the ride as the gravity-driven cars hurtle through the Roller Coaster’s twists and turns. That sounds cool!

LEGO Creator Expert: Roller Coaster Passengers in Ride

You can also upgrade the Roller Coaster with LEGO Power functions for a motorized chain lift or LEGO BOOST for an added movement sensor and realistic sound effects!

The 10261 LEGO Creator Expert: Roller Coaster will be available on June 1, 2018; however, LEGO VIPs can order directly through LEGO® from Wednesday, May 16, 2018, via, LEGO® Stores or via phone:

US Contact Center                              1-800-453-4652

CA (English) Contact Center                1-800-453-4652

CA (French) Contact Center                1-877-518-5346

European Contact Center                   00-800-5346-1111


How much does the 10261 LEGO Creator Expert: Roller Coaster cost?

The set retails for $379.99 US – $479.99 CN – DE 329.99€ – FR 349.99€ – UK £299.99 – DK  2699DKK

*Euro pricing varies by country.  Please visit for regional pricing.


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Kim is a 30-something-year-old wife and do-it-all mom of two beautiful daughters; her rainbow babies. Kim uses Beauty and the Bump NYC, to share her perspective about the things that she loves most and finds beautiful: family, travel, cars, food and more. As a contributor to A Girl’s Guide to Cars, Kim shares her love for cars through providing helpful tips and car reviews from the perspective of a modern working mom.