EASTCHESTER, N.Y. -- Barnes & Noble Eastchester, in partnership with Warner Bros. and The LEGO Group, recently announced the launch of a three-month-long celebration of the new animated adventure "The Lego Batman Movie," beginning with a special event on Saturday at 2 p.m.
Young fans of DC Comics' beloved superhero, Batman, and Lego toys are invited to watch the movie trailer, sing along to a new song from the film and join in a group Lego build where they will have the opportunity to create their own version of the Batmobile and show it off in the store.
There will also be special giveaways at the event, available while supplies last, including two limited-edition Barnes & Noble Exclusive collectible trading cards featuring Batman and the Joker (50 each) and 50 special mini posters.
Additionally, two limited-edition Barnes & Noble Exclusive collectible trading cards featuring DC superheroes and supervillians from the movie will be given away at each event on Feb. 25 and March 11 at Barnes & Noble Eastchester, while supplies last.
Customers who attend all three "The Lego Batman Movie" events at Barnes & Noble Eastchester will be able to put their six collectible trading cards together to create a scene inspired by the movie, which opens nationwide on Friday, Feb. 10.
Also at the March 11 event, customers will be able to build their very own Lego Batman Speedwagon to take home.
More details on the Feb. 25 and March 11 events will be announced in the coming weeks. Customers should stay tuned or contact Barnes & Noble Eastchester for more information.
All throughout the three-month-long celebration of "The Lego Batman Movie," customers are encouraged to check out Barnes & Noble Eastchester’s robust offering of related merchandise from Warner Bros. Consumer Products’ global licensing and merchandising program, including a selection of books and toys.
Featured books will include Dorling Kindersley's "The LEGO Batman Movie: The Essential Guide (B&N Exclusive Poster Edition)" and Scholastic’s "Batman's Guide to Being Cool (The LEGO Batman Movie)," and toys will include The Joker Balloon Escape, Catwoman Catcycle Chase, The Riddler Riddle Racer, Clayface Splat Attack, Killer Croc Tail-Gator and The Batcave Break-In.
Customers should contact Barnes & Noble Eastchester, (914) 472-0689, for more details on what products will be available for purchase.