How’d That Happen?! Awesome ideas from EllieV
Ready to let your imagination free by creating your own How’d That Happen?! moment? LEGO® creator EllieV has some amazing tips to get you started. Take something ordinary and put an extraordinary twist on it Have fun There are no wrong answers! Click here to find fun How’d That Happen?! games, challenges and story inspiration.
How’d That Happen?! Top tips from Fenella
Want to create your own How’d That Happen?! moment? LEGO® Friends Design Director Fenella has some awesome top tips to help your story sparkle. They include: Don’t let reality limit your ideas. When it comes to LEGO stories, anything is possible! Make your story funny Random ideas can be the best Check out the video featuring Fenella to discover more. You can join in the fun by submitting your stories with the hashtag #HowDidThatHappen and you might get a special shout-out from the LEGO Friends Storyteller Panel.
Meet street-skating icon Ryassa Leal
Discover what happened when skateboarding legend Ryassa Leal joined the latest episode of Hey Friend! Find out how she got the nickname Skateboard Fairy and learn about her friendship with fellow street skater Filipe Mota.
Can YOU guess what I’m pretending to be in my charades challenge?
Hey friends, it’s me, Zac! I love playing charades with Nova. She couldn’t guess what I was pretending to be even though I thought it was obvious! Watch the challenge to see if you can guess it!
Take a sneak peak at the first ever Hey Friend! episode
Guess what?! Heartlake City now has its very own chat show called Hey Friend! In each episode, the LEGO® Friends get to meet different influencers, content creators and talented individuals to find out more about them. The first episode is available right now. Check out the trailer to find out more!
Get creative with my emojis challenge!
Hey, Aliya here. I had a bad case of writer’s block recently ✏️. I just couldn’t think of what to write! Luckily my super-creative friend Olly came to help 😎 Hop on the LEGO® Friends group on LEGO Life and join the fun by making up your own emoji stories🥳
A race against time
A series of mishaps cause chaos for the friends as they race to get the community center ready for the grand opening.
It’s time for the latest episode of Hey Friend!
No spoilers but the new episode of Hey Friend! is totally AWESOME. Olly and Autumn meet up with super talented content creators Millie and Chloe. See them take on the fast friend questions as they chat about everything from favorite hobbies to crazy hairstyles and the importance of friendship. AND find out what Olly has in his haul!
Meet the new Friends: Nova
Hi, I’m Nova. Gamer, coder and drone-builder – that’s me! Online, I’m a streamer, but offline I’m playing with the best dog ever, Pickle! He’s no ordinary dog... you should see him! Come meet us at the Dog Rescue Center, where my friend Autumn also volunteers.
See the cool way I get ready for school
Hey, it’s Zac here! Getting ready for school can be fun. All it takes is some pizza and ninja inspiration. Don’t believe me? Check out the video and see how I do it. I’ve been practicing my transitions 😊
Get ready to groove!
Hi, it’s me, Paisley! Did you know Heartlake City now has its very own chat show and that you can watch it right now? The show is called Hey Friend! And for this first episode Aliya and I got together to interview one of our heroes – superstar drummer Nandi Bushell! ✨ Her energetic performances and dedication have inspired us both! We loved chatting to Nandi, and now you can find out more about her – including 3 fun things nobody knew about her – as revealed by her very own brother! Click the button to watch the episode.
Meet the new Friends: Aliya
Hello, I’m Aliya! If you need them, you can borrow my class notes! Autumn and Leo use them when we do homework together. When I’m not studying, I love going horseback-riding and swimming. If you can keep a secret, I’ll show you my favorite spot to read at the beach.
Hi everyone! It’s Alex here. Meeting all the new friends in Heartlake City has shown me just how important friendship is. Now that we’ve met everyone, it’s time to have some fun! Check out the video to find out what happened when the gang came together to create a musical tribute to their friendship. Then explore the LEGO® Friends group on LEGO Life for more fun times with friends!
Join the clean team to tidy up Heartlake City beach. Emma and River are patrolling the shore in their cool recycling truck. Use the grabber tool to pick up the trash before the raccoon runs away with it. Sort the garbage into the correct pail. Help Emma attach the garbage cans to the truck’s arm. Lift the handle to tip the trash into the containers.
Andrea's Jungle Play Cube
Join Andrea outside her jungle tent and get cozy with her around the campfire. Roast a marshmallow over the campfire as she plays some gentle music on her guitar. Read her a story as you get ready for bed. What’s that noise? It’s just Andrea’s jungle pet having a final play in the trees before bed. Enjoy sweet jungle dreams!
Stephanie's Cat Cube
Join Stephanie as she takes care of her cat. Her playful pet is looking longingly at a bird in the tree. Coax puss back to its scratching post where it can play with a feather. Close the cube to take it with you wherever you go, or display it on your desk where its cute cat face will keep you company while you play.
Olivia's Summer Play Cube
Dive into summer and join Olivia at the beach as she relaxes on a chaise lounge. It’s a good thing you’ve bought sunscreen since it’s a beautifully sunny day. She’s brought a pineapple in her wicker basket for a refreshing snack. She spots a mystery animal frolicking in the sea. Hand her the tablet so she can look up exactly what kind of creature it is.
Mia's Summer Play Cube
Prepare for sizzling-hot summer fun with Mia. Join her on the Heartlake City beach pier and help her to sell her tasty hot dogs. As she grabs a sausage from the grill, put it in a roll and smother it with ketchup. Someone else is preparing to snap up a tasty snack – there's a creature on the pier with its eye on someone's catch. But what type of animal is the fish thief? Open the cube to find out!
Street Food Market
Take a spin around the world in your lunch hour. The LEGO® Friends characters are visiting a street food market. Tour the different stalls to see what tempts you. There’s a truck selling tacos, a fresh juice stand, and a sushi and ramen bar. Take your meal to the table and sample and share each other’s choices. Ethan’s looking shocked. Uh-oh… too much hot sauce on his taco!
Olivia's Jungle Play Cube
Join Olivia in her jungle tent for some nature-spotting. She’s cleverly built her own telescope out of bamboo! She has a walkie-talkie ready to call the other girls once she’s found something interesting. What’s that playing in the river? A mystery animal having fun using tree stumps as stepping-stones. It looks like it's about to fall! It reaches for a branch, though, and swings to safety.
Magical Ferris Wheel and Slide
Prepare to get in a spin over these 2 LEGO® Friends rides. Join Mia on the top-hat Ferris Wheel as it whirls round. There’s a great view of Heartlake City from the top! Wait for Olivia as she climbs the stairs of the slide then whooshes down. She never arrives at the bottom because she’s disappeared! She then reappears at your side, laughing. How did she manage that? It must be magic!
It’s time to kick back and relax at the LEGO® Friends Beach House. Join Mia and Andrea for a super-cool summer getaway. Jump off the jetty into Mia’s paddleboat. Pedal back to the beach and let Andrea serve you up a snack. Explore the girls’ cool bedroom where you can discover an old treasure map. And when the sun goes down, the roof flips up to reveal Andrea's DJ booth.
Stephanie's Jungle Play Cube
Join Stephanie as she camps out in the jungle to spot some exciting exotic animals. In her tent she has a sleeping bag, lantern and orange juice to keep her cozy and comfortable as she waits for animals to appear. There’s a noise outside! Something is climbing over the pretty stone bridge. Hand her the binoculars so she can identify which mystery animal has come to say hello.
Andrea's Summer Play Cube
Plunge into a summer of fun with Andrea. Inside her Summer Play Cube, Andrea is preparing to go diving. Help her put on her flippers and check her treasure map. As she takes the plunge, help her navigate through the colorful seaweed. She has her underwater camera to take some snaps of marine life beneath the waves. Look! She's spotted a mystery creature! Can you help her identify what it is?
Emma's Fashion Shop
Feel like fashion refresh? Hop on Andrea’s scooter and take a trip to Emma’s shop and studio. Browse the best looks on the style spinner to mix and match outfits. Have fun dressing the mannequins as Andrea tries on clothes in the rotating changing room. Feeling creative? Join Emma in the studio as she sketches her ideas and makes the new designs on her sewing machine.
I’m loving the creativity!
Hi, it’s me, Autumn! I love drawing and painting so when Liann invited me over to hers for an art session, I was sooo excited 🏠 🎨! We have very different artistic styles but that just made the day even more fun 🌞. See what happened when we painted Liann’s pet gecko Popcorn.
Animal antics at Autumn’s house
Uh oh! Autumn’s new foal is causing chaos at her family house. Can the friends save the day and restore calm? Saddle up and click here to find out.
SURPRISE!! Matthew’s top tip for creating a How’d That Happen?! scene
LEGO® designer Matthew reveals why surprise is the key to creating a memorable How’d That Happen?! moment. Watch the video to learn more and discover which adventurous character from LEGO Friends has inspired him! Feeling creative? Share your stories and you might get a special shout-out from the LEGO Friends Storyteller Panel! #HowDidThatHappen
Take a tour of Heartlake International School
Ready to see what’s going on inside Heartlake International School? Take a tour with Olly and friends as the classmates enjoy a fun-filled day. Meet Bunsen the class hamster, then visit the cafeteria. Try outdoor activities or relax with friends in the media room. Click here to discover all this and more.
How’d That Happen?! Matthew shares his No. 1 tip
LEGO® designer Matthew reveals why surprise is the key to creating a memorable How’d That Happen?! moment. Watch the video to learn more and discover which adventurous character from LEGO Friends has inspired him! Feeling creative? Click here to find fun How’d That Happen?! games, challenges and story inspiration.
Watch Paisley and me play Two Truths and a Lie
Hi! It’s me, Leo. I love guessing games. So, I challenged Paisley to play two truths and a lie. Have you ever played it? Watch the video to see how Paisley did. (Spoiler alert! She’s pretty good at guessing games!)
Are you ready to get to know me?
Hi, Leo here! I took part in the Get to Know Me challenge. It was great fun. I had to guess the question from the doodles (which is harder than it sounds, by the way 😀). Watch it to find out more about me.
It’s my Get to Know Me challenge!
Hi, Autumn here, and I want to tell you all about what happened when I filmed my Get to Know Me challenge. It was so much fun! Almost as fun as the time when Liann and I went to… Oops! Looks like I’m getting distracted again! Anyway, watch my challenge and I’m sure you’ll find out lots about me! 😊
Meet the new Friends: Liann
Hi! I’m Liann. Want to go to do a prank? Come with me! I also like doodling, painting and comic books. When those get boring, I grab my board and meet Zac at the skatepark for some fun. Sometimes we have too much fun and that gets us into trouble...oops!
Nova makes a new friend
When Nova finds a pup in need of help, she turns to her friends at the Dog Rescue Center. With a little teamwork, the pals nurture the pup back to health. Want to find out how this paw-some story ends? Click here to watch the animation.
Your BIG invite!
Hey! Aliya here. I’m super-excited because we’re starting the How’d That Happen?! story challenge. Nova and I have discovered some surprising stories in Heartlake City and we don’t know how they happened. Check out the video to find out more. Then tell how you think these moments happened and we might give your story a shout-out! #HowDidThatHappen
Leo’s secret recipe for success
Leo summons his super spy skills to follow Aliya around the library. He’s spotted that she’s researching all the wrong recipes! Can he plant the perfect cake recipe right in her path? Check out the video, then tell us if you think Leo’s plan will work in the comments.