This post is for all of the LEGO fanatics out there, you know who you are. The LEGO Creator Holiday Train set is scheduled to be released on October 1st, priced at $99.99. You can add the train to your Lego.com wish list now. Doing so, may make checkout a little bit faster once it is released. This is an expert level set for ages 12 and up, containing 734 pieces, and comes with the following:
- Includes 5 minifigures: a locomotive driver, ticket collector, grandmother, boy and a girl.
- The Winter Holiday Train includes 16 curved pieces of track, engine, coal tender, flatbed wagon with holiday tree, toys and gifts, caboose, boarding platform, bench and a lamppost.
- Decorate the Christmas tree and drive the train to see the tree rotate.
- Join the ticket collector in the cozy caboose for a delicious cup of cocoa.
- Gather the family for some festive LEGO® building fun!
- Includes dual building instructions for a perfect family build.
- Accessory elements include green wreathes, decorative lights and white tree pieces, plus wrapped gift elements and tiny brick-built toys, including a micro train, wind-up car, fire truck, remote controlled robot, sailboat and a spaceship
- Special elements include small and large red train wheels, dark tan windows, train buffers, cow catcher, white tree elements and roller skates.
- This set includes over 700 LEGO® pieces, including 16 curved tracks.
- This set offers an age-appropriate building experience for ages 12+.
- The Holiday Train in total measures over 4” (12cm) high, 20” (52cm) long and 2” (7cm) wide.
- Curved rail track diameter measures over 27” (70cm).
- Motorized options if desired
This item will ship free for everyone. Hopefully it will become available through other retailers at some point. As of right now it will launch on Lego.com only.