Attraction & Entertainment Solutions offers comprehensive blog overviews of themed design/build and installed traditional and unique projects for clients, such as Merlin Entertainment, Universal and Paramount

 

LegoLand® DISCOVERY CENTER (LDC) (Great Lakes Crossing Outlets in Auburn Hills, Michigan and Arizona Mills Outlets in Tempe, Arizona)

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Attraction & Entertainment Solutions (A&ES) completed the LEGOLAND® Discovery Centers, a playground environment, for Merlin Entertainments at Michigan’s largest outlet center and Arizona’s leading indoor outlet mall. A&ES’ Team was selected as the theming contractor for these entertainment complexes.   Continue reading

DUPLO VALLEY, LEGOLAND® (Dubai, Emirates)

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Attraction & Entertainment Solutions (A&ES) was challenged with expanding their magic making for an international venue at the Dubai Parks and Resorts. The A&ES Team was pleased to be chosen to participate in this world-renowned project of which involved fabrication and delivery of The DUPLO Farm area. Continue reading

SEA LIFE Orlando Aquarium

Rendering of Sea Life Aquarium Orlando

Rendering of Sea Life Aquarium Orlando


(Located within the International Drive 360 Complex,
A new dining and entertainment destination
Near Madame Tussauds and the infamous Orlando Eye)

Attraction & Entertainment Solutions (A&ES) has completed a major site installation for Merlin Entertainment PLC, a global leader in entertainment and visitor attraction complexes. A&ES provided various components within the SEA LIFE Orlando Aquarium, including the magnificent floor-to-ceiling shark shipwreck scene of which encompasses ceiling beams, walls, textured flooring plants, netting and rope, even ship props that were painted as if each was just discovered after having been sunken for hundreds of years at the bottom of the sea. Continue reading

Madame Tussauds (Orlando, Florida)

A&ES Design/Assists Merlin Development for Madame Tussauds-Orlando, Florida
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A&ES completed their design/assist project with static and fully interactive hands-on museum vignettes for the world-renowned Madame Tussauds-Orlando. The exhibits focus on family friendly American themes of which accommodate 65 famous figures featuring A-list celebrities and leaders, music legends, sports champions, silver screen TV icons, Marvel and historical characters, including a retail store. Continue reading

Bass Pro Shops Pyramid (Memphis, TN)

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Attraction & Entertainment Solutions teams-up with Merlin Development and Bass Pro Shops Pyramid in Memphis, Tennessee.

The City of Memphis has a nationally positioned landmark, the Bass Pro Shops Pyramid, now known as a major nexus for retail and visitor activity for Big Bass Pro Shops. A&ES is pleased to have been one of the fortunate design/assist working together from concept through development with the Bass Pro Shops Team on this world-class endeavor. Continue reading

LEGOLAND® Florida Burger Kitchen (Winter Haven, Florida)

attraction_entertainment_solutuions_burger_kitchen-1(May 2015) Attraction & Entertainment Solutions Inc. (A&ES) is proud to partner with Merlin Entertainment Group LLC in the opening of the new LEGO CITY Burger Kitchen at LEGOLAND® Florida.

LEGOLAND® Florida’s new Burger Kitchen is a functional restaurant designed to serve meals and refreshments to park visitors. In keeping with the themed environment, the new LEGO® CITY Burger Kitchen was designed with special attention to detail to keep children engaged in LEGO themed discovery and learning while they eat and rest.

“We are proud of all of our work with Merlin Entertainments and thoroughly enjoyed our part in bringing burgers and refreshments to LEGOLAND Florida.” – John Oldham, A&ES President.

View the complete project here.

LEGO ® Friends & Heartlake City (Winter Haven, Florida)

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Attraction & Entertainment Solutions is proud to announce the arrival of LEGO Friends and the new Heartlake City @ LEGOLAND Florida.

Attraction & Entertainment Solutions Inc. (A&ES) is proud to partner with Merlin Entertainment Group LLC again in the development of the new Heartlake City at the world’s largest LEGOLAND® Florida interactive theme park.

The new Heartlake City expansion to LEGOLAND® Florida is a child-centric attraction consisting of related themed environments and larger-than-life LEGO® bricks and brick models designed around the interactive LEGO® play experience for children and families. LEGOLAND® Florida’s first Heartlake City is a modern new metropolis, and home to LEGO’s five most famous friends – Mia, Olivia, Andrea, Stephanie and Emma. The new Heartlake City features themed environments in a residential area, downtown and waterfront, and includes a shopping mall, candy store, ice cream parlour, horse stables, clubhouse, entertainment venues and more.

“We are proud the A&ES team was selected for the 2015 LEGO Friends and Heartlake City project and believed we were the right fit after successfully designing, building and installing a major themed environment for the LEGOLAND® Florida Hotel. Our success developing dynamic signature-themed products from conception to completion can be viewed throughout this nationally recognized hotel.” – John Oldham, A&ES President

View the complete project here.

 

Sunken 16th Century Galleon – Sea Life Minnesota Aquarium

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Attraction & Entertainment Solutions’ Sunken 16th Century Galleon Featured in Sea Life Minnesota Aquarium in the Mall of America©

Attraction & Entertainment Solutions (A&ES) has completed a magnificent 16th century galleon of which is now installed in the Sea Life Minnesota Aquarium in the Mall of America (Bloomington, Minnesota).

Sea Life Minnesota Aquarium features thousands of aquatic sea creatures along with fun, interactive activities throughout the Mall. A&ES’ new 16th century galleon venue is reminiscent of the design of Sir Francis Drake’s ship, The Golden Hind, which sailed around the world.

View the complete project at:

http://www.aandesolutions.com/projects/current_projects/sunken_galleon_sea_life_minnesota_aquarium.php

LEGOLAND® Florida Hotel (Winter Haven, FL)

LEGOLAND Florida Hotel

 

Attraction & Entertainment Solutions (A&ES) has completed a nationally recognized themed scenic environment, LEGOLAND ® DUPLO Valley (Orlando, FL) for Merlin Entertainments. Visionary and innovator John Oldham, president of A&ES, the sole theming contractor for the LEGOLAND ® Florida Hotel expansion, is proud and passionate about the final launch of the new high-profile visitor environment that recently opened.

 

We are proud A&ES’ experienced executive and creative team was selected for its leadership and aesthetic excellence among global competitors to design, build and install a major themed environment for the LEGOLAND ® Florida Hotel.

 

View the full project at http://aandesolutions.com/projects/current_projects/legoland_florida_hotel.php