Friends Summer Riding Camp Lego Set
Lego, the well known and loved children's toy brand this year released a new series of play sets called the 'Friends' range. The 'Friends' range features miniature dolls, lots of accessories and pink and purple coloured bricks and is targeted at girls aged 5 - 8 years old.
The 'Friends' play sets form part of a fictional place called 'Heartlake City' which is a beautiful place to live and home to the 'Friends' who are Mia, Emma, Andrea, Stephanie and Olivia. Heartlake City is based around a lake which is heart shaped lake and is located between a beach and mountains. Amongst many other things the city features a cafe, a vets and a beauty shop. The latest 'Friends' play set to be released is the Summer Riding Camp.
What are the main features of the Lego Summer Riding Camp?
Here is a list of the main features of the Lego Summer Riding Camp:
- This huge 1,112-piece set includes all of the following parts:
- 2 buildings each made up of 2 stories
- A camp canteen
- A classroom
- 2 bedrooms
- A bathroom with toilet
- A horse staging area
- A paddock
- A mini-bus with seats and a detachable trailer
- 4 miniature doll figures
- A hedgehog and 3 different horses
In addition you also get lots of other accessories including storybook, riding helmets, food, camera, furniture, blackboard, saddles, pitch fork, bonfire, cups and an animal accessory set and a flower accessory set.
Let's take a closer look
The Lego Summer Riding Camp is a large Lego play set with lots of features for the 'Friends' to enjoy interacting with.
The 'Friends' figures
The stars of the show are the 'Friends' themselves. As this is a large play set there are 4 'Friends' who are miniature dolls called Stephanie, Ella, Emma and their riding instructor who is called Theresa. The Ella and Theresa miniature dolls are exclusive to this play set.
Each of the miniature dolls includes an additional headpiece which is a black helmet for horse riding. There is a headpiece for each friend in different hair colours which is back in a pony tail.
The miniature dolls are compatible with all other Lego bricks and so can be arranged in hundreds of different combinations for lots of fun and creative play! The included accessories also provide lots of different fashion combinations and so are also sure to keep girls entertained for many hours!
This large play set features two 2-story buildings which include lots of different areas for children to enjoy exploring. Different areas include a canteen, classroom, 2 bedrooms, a bathroom with a toilet, a paddock and a horse staging area.
Open top camper van and horses
This play set also includes a cute open top camper van with seats for all 4 of the miniature doll figures and also includes a detachable trailer. There is no roof on the camper van so girls can easily enjoy putting the dolls in and taking them out again.
The play set also includes a hedgehog and three different coloured horses who are called Champion, Foxy and Sunshine.
Endless fun with accessories
This play set includes an huge amount of colourful accessories which means girls will never tire of playing with this Lego play set. Some of the accessories include a campfire, benches, mugs of hot chocolate and even sticks of marshmallows for roasting on the fire!
Is the Lego Friends Riding Camp a good toy for my child?
If you have a girl aged over 5 who loves imaginative play and horses then this play set would make the perfect gift. It would also make a great gift for girls who own other play sets in the 'Friends' series for them to add to their collections.
Girls will enjoy spending hours enjoying acting out different scenarios with this play set; they can practice their horse riding skills, go for lessons in the classroom, go on a trip in the camper van, eat in the canteen, have a wash in the bathroom and sing songs whilst drinking hot chocolate and toasting marshmallows by the camp fire!
This is a great toy for developing children's imaginative play skills and encouraging them to interact with their toys. It is also a great toy for encouraging girls to interact with their family and friends; girls will enjoy playing with the play set with their friends or might like to put on their own show for a parent! Girls will enjoy the endless amount of fun this Lego play set offers.
What do other customers think?
The Lego Friends Riding Camp has already been released into the market and there has already been lots of positive feedback from happy customers such as this:
"My 7 year old daughter used to hate her brothers Lego sets but since the 'Friends' series was released we can't drag her away from it! She loves to spend hours re-arranging all the parts and then putting on her own little show for us to watch. I thought this play set was nn the expensive side but definitely worth every penny! I would highly recommend" Sarah
We think this is a another wonderful Lego play set. Whether you have a child who loves horses and so would enjoy playing with all the 'horse' accessories or if it's to add to their 'Friends' collection we can see lots of little girls getting a great deal of enjoyment from this play set.
The Lego Summer Riding School is expected to be a best seller this Christmas and is featured in some of the leading retailers top 10 toys for Christmas. If you know of a little girl who would like one then it will probably be wise to order it early to avoid disappointment.