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List of 50 Hottest Christmas Toys For 2016

Its 2016.

Christmas presents are around the corner. Haven’t you seen Christmas already in your local markets?

Many of you are already planning what gifts to bring to your children and families.

Here are the top 50 affordable Christmas presents for 2016. Many of these toys will help develop your child with math, spacial reasoning, puzzle solving and critical thinking.

#1 Little Tikes Anchors Away Pirate Ship Water Play Table
A fun pirate ship that is themed for outdoors, it is water resistant and has spinning features for children. Attached on the table is a squirting water cannon. Children can also raise an attached anchor by raising and lowering a handle.

#2 Harry Potter Gryffindor Tie Costume Accessory

A Harry Potter Gryffindor necktie that is an officially licensed Harry Potter costume.

#3 LEGO City Town Advent Calendar Building Kit (290 Piece)

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Easily one of the hottest toys around right now. The Lego City Advent Calendar Building Kit features 24 different items, including buildings, vehicles, items and opening each “door” to reveal the surprise of the day. It includes 2 firefighters, a volcano worker, a volcano adventurer, 2 ice hockey players, a Santa and a dog! (wow!) 

#4 Hot Wheels Mega Hauler

An easy and fun hauler for Hot Wheels vehicles. It has multiple layers and will load your favorite hot wheels cars. It’s built to transpart with sleek style and can hold up to 50 Hot Wheels vehicles on 6 levels. You can also connect the Mega Hauler to the Hot Wheels orange tracks. 

#5 8″ LumiStick Brand Glowsticks Glow Stick Bracelets Mixed Colors (Tube of 100)

Authentic Lumistick brand glow products, that includes 100 connectors that can make bracelets, necklaces and more. Contains 5 bright colors: Pink, Green, Blue, Yellow & Orange. It glows up to 8-12 hours. They are brand new from the factory. Great for Halloween, parties, bath tubs, bars, & more.

#6 Disney Princess Dress Up Trunk

This set includes 21 pieces, and comes with a princess decorated trunk. The dress pieces fit sizes 4-6 and they are for ages 3 and up. 21 piece set includes 4 shirts, 3 skirts, 2 headbands, 1 tiara, 1 choker, 3 bracelets, 1 pair of earrings, 1 necklace, 3 rings and storage trunk. The trunk is princess themed decorated.

#7 Manhattan Toy Winkel Rattle and Sensory Teether Activity Toy

This crazy looking maze is a bunch of soft tubes that is perfect for a teething baby to chew on. The toy is made out of teething plastic loops that are BPA free. Visually appealing to babies, it also promotes clutching and two handed play, and the middle piece contains a pleasing rattle sound. 

#8 VTech Sit-to-Stand Learning Walker (Frustration Free Packaging)

An interactive learning baby walker has a removable play panel, with frustration free packaging. It means it comes in a plain box that is easy to open. The early learning center has 5 piano keys that play music and encourage creativity from your child. It features two colorful spinning rollers, 3 shape sorters, and 3 light-up buttons that develop your child’s motor skills. It also comes with a pretend telephone handset and mechanical elements to enhance role-play fun. As an added bonus they included 70 sing along songs, music, sound effects, and fun phrases.

#9 Crayola 50ct Long Colored Pencils (68-4050)

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Beautiful colored pencils made by Crayola that is made from reforested wood, and never from a tropical rainforest. They lay down smooth with no scratchy colors that are perfect for color mixing and blending. They are also presharpened so they stay sharp longer and reshape easily. They contain 50 bright intense colors and they are strong and durable.


#10 Kangaroo Experimental Crystal Growing Kit

This science kit contains everything you need to perform the seven unique crystal growth experiments. It comes with a beautiful display case to store and admire the crystals in once they are fully grown. There are also instructions for each experiment included, recommended for ages 8 and up. Recommended for young scientists and science enthusiasts with concentrations in geology.

#11 Hasbro Pie Face Game

Hottest 2016 Christmas Toys

A hilarious pie face game might just be the present you want to give to a few of your family members. A pie throwing arm is put in place and could go off any moment. Score a point every time you turn a handle without getting splattered. Includes 1 pie thrower, 1 throwing arm, 2 handles, chin rest, splash guard mask, spinner and sponge. 

#12 Jenga Classic Game

The classic Jenga game. Pull out a bock without crashing the stack to win at Jenga. It comes with 54 hardwood Jenga blocks, and you win by being the last player to remove a block without causing the stack to crash.

#13 100 Assorted Pokemon Trading Cards with Bonus 6 Free Holo Foils

100 of assorted Pokemon Cards spanning all sets. A ton of cards – for cheap. The perfect collection for your Pokemon Fan or for someone that is passionate about Pokemon. 

#14 LEGO Star Wars Advent Calendar Building Kit (282 Piece)

Star Wars vehicles include a Slave I, a TIE Interceptor, AAT, T-16 Skyhopper, Sleigh, Republic Cruiser, Droid Gunship, Jedi Interceptor, Skiff, and an Imperial Landing Craft. This features 8 mini figures and a Battle Droid, including an exclusive holiday-themed mini figure. Weapons are also included such as Luke Skylwalker’s light saber, 2 blaster pistols, 3 blasters and a snow caster.


Nerf N-Strike Elite Strongarm Blaster
Hottest 2016 Christmas ToysThis blaster holds 6 elite darts and fires darts up to 90 feet. Slam fire slide lets you rapid fire and includes the 6 elite darts. Rotating barrel flips open for easy loading as the darts work with any elite blaster and most N-Strike blasters. Blaster colors may vary.

#17 VTech Drop and Go Dump Truck

Drop colorful rocks into this cheery dump truck toy and watch them tumble into the bucket to learn numbers. This toy truck is a great toy to help your child learn many and learn counting through spacial reasoning. This toddler toy truck includes 3 colorful buttons that play melodies, phrases and teaches tools and colors.

#18 Uno Card Game

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A classic card game of matching colors and numbers. Special action and wild cards for unexpected moves and excitement. Use the Swap Hands cards to change hands with any other opponent. Write your own rules for game play with the custom cards.

#19 Fisher-Price Little People Surprise & Sounds Home

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An incredibly adorable game for kids that want to touch, sing and hear their way to “home” schooling with over 50 sounds, songs, and phrases. Press on the alarm clock to flip “Emma” right of her bed and hear fun sounds! Open the oven and refrigerator doors for lights and phrases. You can also lift the toilet seat for flushing and other sounds. An absolute favorite for the holidays. 

#20 VTech Musical Rhymes Book

Hottest 2016 Christmas Toys

An interactive childrens book that has big easy to turn pages, and 6 complete nursery rhymes. Talking books features 5 colorful piano buttons that make sounds and introduce colors and instruments. There are also two modes of play, music mode and learning mode. The interactive book is also visually stimulating with bright pages and a light up star that flashes with sound. These learning toys are great for babies and toddlers. This book is intended for kids 6 months to 3 years of age.


#21 Little Tikes 3′ Trampoline

2016 christmas presentsLittle tikes is a perfect trampoline for toddlers to burn off energy, it features a large jumping surface and a handle bar for stability. There is a combination of plastic and metal and the trampoline is used for indoors only. 

#22 156 Piece Mega Halloween Toy Novelty Assortment; 12 Halloween Ducks, 12 Halloween Pencils, 12 Halloween Sticker Sheets; 48 Halloween Erasers; 72 Halloween Glitter Tattoos!!

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This kit includes 12 Halloween ducks, 12 Halloween pencils, 48 mini erasers, 24 bats and 24 pumpkins. There are also 12 Halloween sticker sheets with 72 packs of glitter Halloween tattoos.

#23 Star Wars The Black Series Rogue One Imperial Death Trooper

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A classical detailed 6-inch replica of the Imperial Death Trooper from Star Wars: Rogue One. It has an amazing collector-grade quality and multiple points of detailed sculpting.

#24 Click N’ Play Pack of 200 Phthalate Free BPA Free Crush Proof Plastic Ball, Pit Balls – 6 Bright Colors in Reusable and Durable Storage Mesh Bag with Zipper

A pack of 200 pieces of “crush proof” balls. Made with Phthalate Free; Lead Free and non-PVC plastic. Each ball can withstand over 90 pounds of weight, its guaranteed crush proof, and manufactured with non-recycled plastic material. Each ball measures 2.3 inches in diameter, a perfect size for a small child’s hand. There are 6 colors in blue, red, pink, green, orange and yellow. You can use them to fill up any ball pit, tent, playhouse, or a small pool. They are strong and reusable.

#25 Shopkins S5 Mega Pack

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4 Petkin Backpacks included, and 20 shopkins. There is also an included collectors guide. These products are really hot right now, we have no idea why.

#26 LEGO Creator Red Creatures

Hottest 2016 Christmas Toys

This LEGO set features large movable wings, long scaly tails, a fiery breath! (and some fearsome horns) This one is a 3-in-1 model, which means you can rebuild this into a snake or a scorpion. The Dragon measures over 1″ high and 11″ long. The Scorpion measures over 4″ high and 11″ long. The Snake measures over 1″ high and 14″ long.

#27 Fisher-Price Think & Learn Code-a-pillar

Have your children test their brain power by connecting the Code-A-Pillar (the image above) to go fowards, left, right or any direction. Each segment lights up as the action happens. Motorized head segement features lights, sounds, and blinking eyes to bring Code-A-Pilar to life.

#28 Hot Wheels 9-Car Gift Pack (Styles May Vary)

The perfect gift for all vehicle lovers for any age. Contains 9 of the coolest 1:64 scale die-cast vehicles. Each pack is a cool collection. 

#29 Play-Doh 24-Pack of Colors (Frustration Free Packaging)

Endless color combinations. There are 24, three ounce cans of play-doh compound. Each are a different color, and will keep you busy for days and weeks on molding fun. 

#30 Kangaroo’s Flashing LED Light Up Toys, Bumpy Rings, 18-Pack

LED flashy bumpy rings, with each box containing 18 kids toy rings. They are LED rings and they also glow in the dark. Great toys for kids birthdays and adult dance parties, raves, and celebrations. Press the toy ring for non-stop flashy fun and it will begin to flash. 

#31 Melissa & Doug Let’s Play House! Dust, Sweep and Mop

Hottest 2016 Christmas Toys

A six piece cleaning play set, that includes a broom, mop, duster, dust pan, brush, and storage stand. All pieces are durably made and sized for kids. The dust pan snaps onto all handles and it made of a sturdy wooden construction. 

#32 Fisher-Price Brilliant Basics Baby’s First Blocks

Want your baby to be quick on their feet as they grow? This can help your baby sort and stack to learn to identify and match shapes. This shape sorting lid and 5 different shapes can help build early identification skills. There are 10 colorful blocks that are easy to grasp and hold and store inside the bucket. Also comes with a handle to grasp, hold, and store inside a bucket. 

#33 Scientific Explorer Mind Blowing Science

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#34 Creativity for Kids Grow ‘n Glow Terrarium

Craft it, planet it, water it, and watch it GROW! Just plant wheat and chia seeds in one plastic terrarium jar that is 5″ x 3.25″ This mason-style jar has star-shaped air vents in the lid and a wide mouth for easy assembly. A planet mister for keeping your terrarium plants watered. There are two resin figures and a bunny with toadstools. 15 garden inspired stickers and 45 glow in the dark stickers to light up your terrarium at night. 

#35 LEGO Minecraft 21116 Crafting Box

Hottest 2016 Christmas Toys

Includes a Steve with an accessory, plus a skeleton and a mooshroom. (Yes you heard that right, MOOSHROOM) This also includes a skeleton’s bow, a pickaxe, and 521 assorted lego pieces. This is absolutely one of the COOLEST toys you can get your kids or someone who is REALLY into minecraft. 

#36 VTech Touch and Swipe Baby Phone

Hottest 2016 Christmas Toys

Touch screen kids phone with 12 light up pretend apps including pretend calendar, clock, and weather. The perfect gift for the CEO-in-training. The home button saves your phone number so toddlers can pretend to call home. 15 melodies, different phrases and sing along songs keep kids engaged. Educational kids toy introduces a role-playing phone to keep kids ready and prepared. They will be steps ahead of the other children by using this.

#37 LEGO Classic Medium Creative Brick Box 10696

Hottest 2016 Christmas Toys

Includes a wide range of LEGO bricks in 35 different colors; features 18 tires and 18 wheel rims. Special pieces also include a green 8cm x 16cm baseplate, window with frame and 3 sets of eyes. All special pieces encourage imaginative building. We highly recommend a product like this to put your child’s creative right brain to work. 

#38 Melissa & Doug Birthday Party Cake

A 34 piece set that come with velcro tabs that hold pieces together, and then slice apart. This includes 6 ready-to-cut slices of cake, removable candles, removable toppings, cake plate, and sever. Stores neatly in a wooden box. Includes extension activities for play and learning. 

#39 Little Live Pets Snuggles My Dream Puppy Playset

This is one of the most absolutely ADORABLE toys we have ever seen. Hands down this is the #1 cutest toy of 2016. We aren’t kidding. We felt like this was a real puppy. This snuggles puppy will send you love as soon as she opens her expressive eyes. 

#40 Fisher-Price Laugh & Learn Smart Stages Chair

Hottest 2016 Christmas Toys

50 sing along songs, tunes and phrases. Features smart stages technology, automatic smart stage level changes or manually change levels with the switch. The seat activates songs and phrases with the baby sits and stand. This chair teaches first words, numbers, shapes, colors and more. A great way to stimulate your brain while learning new material for children. 

#41 HedBanz Game – Edition may vary

Hottest 2016 Christmas ToysThe goofiest game and also one of the highest rated games. “What am I” with Hedbanz. Kids can use their heads in more ways than one while asking yes or no questions to figure out if the cartoon on their head. If you are the first play to guess what you are, you win. Comes with everything including rule sheet, 74 cards, 24 chips, 6 headbands, and sand-clock timer.

#42 CNFT Pokemon Action Figures, 144-Piece, 2-3 cm

Assorted plastic Pokemon action figures. They are imported and are made of colorful high quality PVC material. 

#43 VTech KidiBeats Kids Drum Set

Have your child learn through three drum pads and cymbals with its own unique sounds for sensory development. Toddlers can play along to 9 melodies from different styles including rock, dance, and pop. Music toy teachers letters, numbers, and music. Educational kids toy includes two drumsticks that allow your child to feel like a real drummer. These toys are intended for roddlers aged 2 to 5 years old. (Batteries are included)

#44 LeapFrog Scribble and Write

Trace the lights and learn how to write with the new LeapFrog scribble and write! New writing accuracy feedback systems are integrated as well as an easy-grip stylus. Make sure your children are well prepared and ahead of their peers with this new LeapFrog scribble and write. 

#45 Creativity for Kids Fashion Headbands

Hottest 2016 Christmas Toys

Includes a rainbow arrow of satin headbands, rhinestones, flowers, feathers, a butterfly, yards of ribbon and more. Great for play days and small group activities. Each come with 10 beautiful accessories. 

#46 Syma X5C 2.4G 6 Axis Gyro HD Camera RC Quadcopter with 2.0MP Camera

Equipped with an HD camera and 2GB memory card. This quadcopter performs flips at the press of a button with 360 degree eversion. It is wind resistant and can be flown indoors or outdoors. The flight time on this quadcopter is 7 minutes and a 100 minute charge time.

#47 Fisher-Price Brilliant Basics Rock-a-Stack

Bright colors and shiny reflections with swirling beads stimulate a visual development with the child. Placing rings on post strengthens eye-hand coordination as well as helping the baby learn to differentiate among colors and sizes of rings.

#48 Candy Land The World of Sweets Game (Amazon Exclusive)Hottest 2016 Christmas Toys

As a classic game, you can play with 2-4 players and this is a
“sweet version” of the classic boardgame that features a race to the castle. You will encounter a bunch of delicious surprises and this includes a game-board, 4 pawns, card deck, and instructions.

#49 Paw Patrol Marshall’s Fire Fightin’ Truck/Rescue Marshall (works with Paw Patroller)(Packaging Title Varies)

#50 Spirograph Design Tin Set

Hottest 2016 Christmas Toys

With the Spirograph, you can spend literally HOURS on this. The design has interlocking gears and wheels, anyone can draw elegant and spiraling designs. Inspired by the design of the original 1965 Spirograph, this set will entertain the whole family for years and years to come. This set includes everything you need to get started which is 7 wheels, 1 ring, 1 rack, Spiro-putty, 2 pens, 10 page guide book, design paper, and a snap-in storage tray.