This has not really been publicized much by LEGO, but don’t forget there is a FREE mini-build at the LEGO Brand Stores this Monday March 12 and Tuesday March 13th where children aged 6 to 14 can build a LEGO Friends Ice Cream Stand! The event starts at 5PM in the US/CAN and 4PM in the UK.
From the March Calendar:
The LEGO Stores are celebrating the launch of LEGO Friends with a special Ice Cream Stand mini model build-perfect to add to your own Heartlake City collection! Visit your local LEGO Store on March 12-13 starting at 5:00pm and learn how to build the LEGO Ice Cream Stand and take it home for free! Quantities are limited to 200 models per day and offer is good while supplies last only. Event is open to children ages 6-14 only. Plus get a LEGO Friends mini magazine filled with LEGO Friends activities, only while supplies last.