This is our first holiday gift guide, and we’re featuring the best toys, games and electronics for every child on your holiday shopping list. Our guide is jam-packed with brand new selections of toys for children of all ages, and with Black Friday being only a week away, it’s great to get your Holiday Shopping List ready!
Here are some of our favorite finds for children’s of all ages:
Teddy Ruxpin $94 at Walmart
Teddy Ruxpin is back and better than ever! Your child will love snuggling and interacting with Teddy Ruxpin.
- Color LCD eyes with over 40 animations
- Animatronic mouth that syncs to his speech
- Touch sensors allow kids to control the story and songs
- Two modes of play- with/without app
- Read and sing along with the free Teddy Ruxpin app
Hatchimals Suprise $69.99 at Babies R Us
The Hatchimal craze is still here, but now Hatchimal toys come with twins! These twins tell jokes, play games and much more!
- Inside each magical speckled egg are Hatchimal twins!
- Rub and hold your Hatchimal Surprise egg to hear adorable sounds and even see a set of eyes inside
- These twins share a special bond- telling each other jokes, playing games and more!
Disney Pixar Cars 3: Ultimate Florida Speedway Trackset $84.99 at Target
If your child is a Cars fanatic, then this gift is a must for them. It stays true to the movie with a few twists and turns.
- 5 Feet long end to end
- Features motorized booster, themed play areas, a raised track for increased velocity and a vehicle
- Booster propels vehicles around the track
Paw Patrol Lookout Tower $79.99 at Target
If your child loves Paw Patrol, then this fun and interactive toy is the perfect gift for them!
- Standing at two and a half feet tall
- Features rotating periscope at the top of the tower, activating lights and authentic sounds from the Paw Patrol show
- Icons are interactive and each pup weighs in with their signature phrase
- Slide shoots the pup into the air, then straight into their vehicle (Chase comes with this set)
VTech Kidibeats Drumset $17.89 at Target
If your little one loves music and making noise, this is by far the ideal gift for them. It won’t break the bank, and it’s a great interactive toy geared to teaching your kids letters, numbers and a bit of rock n’ roll.
- 4 ways to play for continuous fun
- 4 different drum pads and cymbal with included drumsticks
- 9 pre-set melodies like rock, dance and pop
Construction Plate and Utensil Set $39.95 at Walmart
This construction plate and utensil set keeps kids engaged during meals and encourages them to use their imaginations. Use the Bull Dozer to push food up the plates ramp and watch them push it into the Front Loader Spoon. Corner those tricky veggies with the Forklift Fork.
- Construction Plate and Utensil Set comes with Construction Plate plus 3 Construction Utensils
Nerf Doomlands Impact Zone Desolator $23.99 at Target
Shooting aliens? This nerf gun is perfect for attacking whatever enemy your little one encounters.
- 10 dart clip and 10 elite darts
- Motorized blaster and head
Self-Balancing Electric Scooter Hoverboard $147.85-$179.93 at Walmart
This is the perfect gift for the child or teen who is always on the go. Convenient and portable. This hoverboard comes with a carrying bag and is equipped with bright LED lights helping them to remain visible throughout the day.
- High technology self-balancing
- Bright LED lights
- Electric drive
- Environmentally friendly design
- Max Speed: 14 km/hr
LEGO Boost Creative Toolbox $159.99 at LEGO.com
If your child loves to build things, this is the perfect gift for them. Your child can build and code interactive models, motorized robots and creations with color, distance and tilt sensor technologies.
- Includes LEGO move hub with bluetooth connectivity, interactive motor and color and distance senseor
- Build 1 of 5 mult-functional robots and control them with easy-to-use coding blocks on tablet
- 847 pieces
Zoomer Fashion Pony with Sounds and Movement $62.99 at Target
- Includes 1 Zoomer Show Pony, 1 Apple Accessory, 1 Carrot Accessory, 1 Hair Brush and 1 Sugar Cube Accessory
- Hair is streaked hot pink with white
Design and Drill Robot $11.39 at Target
This is the perfect gift for preschoolers. Snap the pieces together, screw on the colorful bolts and customize it with stickers to build a personalized Design and Drill Robot.
- Includes blots and play screwdriver
- 18 plastic pieces included
- Designed to help develop and work large motor skills and creative thinking
Barbie Walk and Potty Pup Playset $15.59 at Target
Your child will love helping Barbie take her dog for a walk and potty train Barbie’s puppy. Barbie can clean up using the broom and scooper for added realism. See how your child does with this fun toy before buying them a puppy of their own.
- Includes leash, scooper and broom, dog bowl and bone
Watch Ya’ Mouth $14.99 at Target
Looking for a fun game to play with your family and friends? Watch Ya’ Mouth is the perfect game! The game comes with 10 mouth openers to talk through and 143 cards with random phrases that are sure to cause laughter and confusion.
- 10 mouth openers
- 143 cards
- Sand timer
Soggy Doggy Board Game with Interactive Dog Toy $14.88 at Walmart
Move your players around the board to take turns bathing the pup. Who will get soaked first? The soggy dog might shake all over you and when that happens you have to start over. Whoever gets around the board first, wins! The game is perfect for kids and adults alike!
- Included Soggy Doggy, Dog Frame, Bathtub, Game Board
- Comes with 4 games pieces, 4 tokens, 1 dice and insructions
- Includes 5 colorful balls
- 15 phrases, songs and sounds
- 100 words and phrases
- Accessories include a spoon, bottle, pacifier and toy
- Luvabella can be fed, burped and played
- Luvabella comes with a removable dress, 1 set of removable bottoms and removable bow.
Alex Toys Ombre Hair FX $9.75 at Walmart
Alex Toys Ombre Hair FX allows your child to blend and layer color in their hair for a trendy look. They can add purple, pink or teal to their locks, and they’re sure to stand out. Colors wash out easily.
- Includes 3 hair chalk applicators, spray bottle and instructions
KidiRace RC Remote Control Police Car $37.99 at Walmart
This realistic police car is sure to be a hit with your child this Holiday season. Sirens, horns and a revving engine makes this police car a fun and interactive toy.
- USB and wall plug included
DreamWorks Trolls Poppy’s Coronation Pod $22.47 at Walmart
If your child is a troll’s fanatic, like most kids, this is the perfect gift for them! There is a magical dance floor that lights up and spins. Playset includes two figurines, removable dresses and several other accessories!
- Includes 2 figurines, 11 accessories and 1 big critter
- Dance floor spins and lights up
Fisher Price Beat Bow Wow Interactive Learning Toy $19.95 at Walmart
This adorable dog sure loves to move! By pressing the buttons on the paws, your child will activate songs, lights and fun dance moves. BeatBowWow moves her head side-to-side, her ears wiggle to the beat and her tail wags back and forth.
- Songs light and dance moves activated by pressing buttons
- Head bobs and ears wiggle
- 25+ learning songs, tunes and phrases
- LED soft tails lights up and wags back and forth
- Helps strengthen baby’s fine and gross motor skills
- Gives your baby’s senses a sense with the music, lights, songs and bright colors
Crayola Color Wonder Magic Light Brush and Drawing Pad $14.99 at Walmart
If you have a little artist at home, the Crayola Color Wonder Magic Light Brush and Drawing Pad is the perfect gift for them to express their creativity and imagination without the big mess. This fun gift lets kids see which color they’re using before they apply it to the page.
- Includes 6 color wonder paints and 18 color wonder pages
Costaway Infrared Remote Control Robot $32.99 at Walmart
If your child loves robots that are versatile and controlled by a remote control or smartphone, this is by far the best gift idea for them without the high price!
- Includes infrared remote control
- Mobile phone app compatibility with IOS/Android
- Dances, Sings, Tells Stories
- Moves forward, backward, turn left/right
- Colorful LED lights
- Available in pink, white, black, blue, purple and turqoise
- Responds to motion, sound and touch with blinking eyes, monkey talk and head turns
Tickle Me Elmo $24.99 at Target
Tickle Me Elmo is back and redesigned for an entirely new generation of fans! Your child will giggle hearing Elmo laugh harder and harder until he moves and shakes. Tickle Me Elmo is cuddly, silly and lovable.
- Educational focus on social skills
- Comes with two AA demo batteries
Hape Checkout Register $33.95 at Walmart
This gift is the perfect gift! It’s innovative designed play features a money drawer, a credit/debit card, colorful fake money, a scanner and a card reader/pin pad. Your child can pretend that they’re in their favorite store or running their own business. Their imagination will take flight! This Hape Checkout Register encourages the development of fine motor skills, basic math and imaginative thinking. Plus, this gift is wood sourced from environmentally sustainable forests and is safe for your child.
- Includes register, fake money/coins, scanner/card reader
- Develops social skills when playing
- Encourages imagination
Mattel View-Master Virtual Reality Viewer $28.99 at Target
Allow your child to be immersed in a virtual world. With advanced features to truly enhance the virtual reality experience, your child is able to download a free app making the device compatible with their smartphone. Your child is able to sample content for the view-master apps such as space and destinations as well as discover underwater, wildlife through National Geographic and so much more! This is the perfect gift for the little explorer in your family.
- 360-degree environments
- Wider lenses and sharp focus
- Includes a headphone connector allowing the device to plug into yourheadphones
- Built in adapter for smartphones
- Compatible with view-mater VR apps to your smartphone. Purchase additional packs to unlock full experience
LEGO Creator Ferris Wheel $199.99 at Target
This is an awesome gift for the Lego lover in your family! This LEGO set comes equipped with an ice cream vendor, 10 figurines (a ride operator, ice cream vendor, 4 children and 4 adults). This challenging, yet nostalgic gift will be on wish lists everywhere!
- Includes a ride operator, ice cream vendor, 4 children and 4 adults
- Includes over 2,000 fun LEGO elements like balloons, ice cream cones, pretzels and more
- 10,247 pieces
Power Wheel Wild Thing $199.00 at Walmart
Your child is sure to love this thrilling ride! Duel joystick allows for steering controls and shifting into forward or reverse as well as spinning 360 degrees for a fun experience! It’s built for performance on pavement and grass and the large, rugged tires and forward speeds of 5 mph, allows your child to go off-road where others cannot go!
- 4 parent controlled speed seating
- Large, durable tired for multi-terrain driving
- Extra wide seat
- Realistic styling
- Includes 12-volt battery and charger
Barbie Hello Dream House $299.99 at Walmart
This is by far the best gift for the Barbie lover in your family! This adorable two-story home has innovative features, recognizes over 100 voice commands and responds to your child’s directions with sounds, lights and motors. Your child can add their own personalized sound effects. This Barbie Dream House has realistic backdrops and allows your child to rearrange the house however they want!
- Accessories included with set is a dining set with two chairs, a couch, a circle chair, a stool, a coffee table, a bed and two chandeliers
- Accessories also included are bathroom supplies, pillows, a tablet and laptop and a vase of flowers
- Music and light displays
- Recognizes and responds to over 200 voice commands
Hatchimals Glittering Garden $54.88 at Walmart
Who’s inside? It’s a surprise! Each glittery egg contains one of two interactive Gleaming Burtles. Your child will love caring for them and hearing them make cute little sounds. Once your child has played with the egg for a while, they’ll see rainbow eyes indicating that it’s time to hatch! Your child is able to help them hatch and teach them to walk, play games, dance and so much more!
- Interactive heartbeat and ability for Hatchimal to dance, walk and play games
- Ability to help Hatchimals hatch
AirWars Battle Drones $65.99 at Walmart
Your child will love this drone set as they’re able to conduct epic battles. They’re designed to fight hard and are not easily broken upon collision and falls. Each Air Wars Drone has 10 different weapons and comes with easy-to-use controllers. Your child can choose from three different speed modes and come with chargeable batteries.
- 4 Attack moves: 360 Spin Attack, Circle Attack, Tornado Attack and Ram Attack
- Includes 2 drones, 2 remotes and 10 weapons
- 2- 3.7 volt rechargeable lithium-polymer batteries with charging cables included
- Includes 8 replacement propellers
VTech Kidizoom Action Cam $28.39 at Target
Your child can capture their adventures with this action cam! It’s 180 degree rotatable camera allows your child to take photos, selfies and shoot videos either in slow or fast motion. Kidizoom Action Cam comes with a camera mount so it can be attached to your child’s bike, skateboard or other favorite vehicle. Durable, all-weather and waterproof case up to 6 feet makes this a great gift for the clumsy and creative child in your life.
- Encourages creative thinking and computer skills
- Waterproof up to 6 feet
- Ability to take photos, selfies and videos
VTech Kidizoom Smartwatch DX $48.29 at Toys R Us
This smartwatch, designed for your kids, is will a huge hit this holiday season. It includes 8 games with the ability to download more. It comes equipped with an alarm, stopwatch, timer, calendar feature and calculator! Plus, it comes with a camera!
- Camera with Photo Effects
- Video Camera
- Voice Recorder
- 3 Fun Activities, 5 Games, 3 Action Challenges and Motion Sensor
- Splash proof
Jetson V6 Hoverboard $399.00 at Target
We were introduced to this hoverboard by reviews.com which sought out the best recreational hoverboard on the market. “With wide fenders, high-quality speakers, and the smoothest movements, Jetson makes for a stable and stylish ride. It’s also a bargain compared to other hoverboards, at just $399. While it’s not built for rough outdoor obstacles, it’s a solid choice for riding indoors or on paved ground.” Reviews.com also found the best hoverboard for commuting. Check out their website for a more detailed report on how they tracked down the best hoverboards!
- Jetson app available to unlock additional features
- Bluetooth capability and syn to LED lights to music
- Share ride stats on social sites such as Facebook, Twitter and Instagram
- Durable 8″ rubber wheels provide a smooth ride
- Flame and water-resistant ABS shall that’s ready for all conditions
- Motor allows you to ride up to 10 mph and travel up to 15 miles on a single charge
We like to consider ourselves thorough, but we may have gone a bit overboard when it came to finding the best gift ideas for your kids this holiday season. What toys on here are you totally digging? Has your child expressed interest in another “hot” toy that we didn’t mention? Let us know, and we’ll get it on here!
Happy shopping friends!