Woohoo! My first EVER giveaway and what a great one it is!

The Chicago Toy & Game Fair is celebrating their 10th anniversary and they’ve made it bigger and better than ever.What a way to kick-off your holiday shopping! With over 250 exhibitors, you’re bound to find the perfect present. Not only is it a great opportunity to check out the newest toys before the public (and play with them), there will be entertainment, tournaments, and so much more!



Ticket Prices:  $10 (14 + up); $5 (3-13)

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You get free admission if you are a member of any of the following:

 Educators & Librarians
 Scouts in uniform
 Retail & Trade
 Military (with ID)

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– Giant-sized games such as: Bananagrams, Perplexus, Doggie Doo, Word on the Street, Pajaggle, and more
– Settlers of Catan North American Catan Championship
– Meet the Moshi Monsters
– Autographs from renowned toy and game inventors
– Free contests and game tournaments
– Speed Stacks sport stacking demonstrations and tournaments


Stars Wars Lunch (12 Noon – 1PM): Kids and adults alike can dress up as their favorite characters for an interactive lunch and playtime that features a Star Wars-themed Top Trumps tournament.

Official Illinois State Yo-Yo Contest (10AM-4PM): A dynamic performance competition (featuring ladder climbs) that will be judged by former Illinois and World Champions as well as a quarter-finalist from the hit TV shot “America’s Got Talent.”

Top Trumps Guinness Book of World Records Attempt (3PM): Girl Scouts from all across the Midwest will join together in an attempt to break the world record for the most people playing a single card game at one time.

Young Inventor Challenge (10AM-2PM): Nearly 200 young inventors in two age groups (6-11, 12-18) will display their original inventions of toys and games to be voted on by the public as well as professionals.


Stage Performances from Radio Disney, Blues Clues LIVE! presented by Naperville’s Center Stage Players, Elan Dance Company, Ben’s Bubble Show, Lil’ Buds Theater and more.

Boy Scouts Top Trump Tournament (9AM): Boy Scouts are admitted into the Fair an hour early.

Pony Royale Princess Party (1PM-4PM) invites girls ages 3 to 8 to prance & play with the new fashion ponies from Pony Royale! Free pony to each girl, while supplies last.

Win FREE tickets for your family!

(1) Lucky family will receive a weekend pass to the Chicago Toy and Game Fair. Contest ends in a week!

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