Christmas 2018 is already right around the corner, and that means people all over the country have begun their holiday shopping.
Some might think it’s too soon to be thinking about Christmas shopping, but we disagree. When it comes to the holiday season, one of the best ways to stay on top of your budget is to start the holiday planning, and budgeting, as soon as possible.
And let’s face it, you don’t want to be frantically running around town trying to get that last minute gift like Arnold Schwarzenegger scrambling to find a Turbo Man doll in Jingle All The Way.
The season’s top toys change from year to year, so it’s hard to know exactly what the “must have” items for the new holiday season. Nevermind trying to figure out the best place to buy those toys.
There’s no need to stress, we’ve done the hard work for you and found the hottest toys for 2018. We’ve also done the research on where you can buy them instantly.
The best toys for Christmas are all available at great prices on Amazon.ca, which makes your shopping experience fast and easy.
The best part? Buying your toys online means you get to skip a crowded toy store during the holiday season, which we think is a major victory.
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LEGO Harry Potter Hogwarts Great Hall
LEGO sets are always an awesome gift, and one of this year’s top toys is a magical LEGO Harry Potter combination! The Harry Potter franchise is not going anywhere, these books and movies are as popular as ever. And as new generations fall in love with the franchise, Harry Potter toys are a big item this holiday season.
This LEGO Hogwarts Great Hall toy is the perfect toy for any Harry Potter fan aged 9-14. With 878 pieces to construct, this item is an amazing interactive toy any true fan would love.
Barbie Dream House
Do you have a Barbie lover to buy for? The Barbie Dream House is the ultimate Christmas gift for any Barbie fan. This Barbie doll house is an impressive 3 feet tall and 4 feet wide and features 3 levels, 8 rooms, and a working elevator. This is the kind of house any adult would dream of living in!
The Dream House comes with 70 pieces total and is perfect for some imaginative playtime. Think of the countless hours a kid can spend playing with this house!
For 30 years, Barbie has released their collectible holiday doll, and year after year it makes an amazing gift. You can easily start an amazing tradition of collecting these dolls.
2018 marks the 30th anniversary of the holiday doll. This year’s doll is wearing a gorgeous red ball gown and is available in different ethnicities and hair colours. This is the perfect gift for Barbie fans of all ages.
Do your kids love to play games? Add some pizzazz to your family game night with this hilarious game. Pie Face is a fun take on the traditional board game. With this game, the hilarious pie thrower could go off at any moment, leaving someone with a pie in their face!
This is not like a fire truck we would have gotten back in the day, this toy is the real deal. This toy features sound and motion combinations that kids just love, and the truck’s ladder extends up to 2 feet! The truck includes a Paw Patrol Marshall figure, as well as: 1 Ultimate Rescue Fire Truck, 1 Mini Fire Cart, 4 Projectile Launchers, 1 Ladder, 1 Sticker Sheet, 1 Instruction Sheet.
This toy is recommended for children ages 3 and up and requires 2 AAA batteries.
Paw Patrol Ultimate Rescue Skye
If fire trucks aren’t exactly your child’s thing, try the Paw Patrol Ultimate Rescue Skye helicopter instead! This toy features a figurine of the show’s character Skye and her trust helicopter. This toy is smaller and more portable, not to mention also more affordable.
Star Wars FurReal Ultimate Co-Pilot Chewie
Like the Harry Potter franchise, Star Wars is not going anywhere. The new movies are a hit with the new generation, and Star Wars toys are in high demand.
This toy is not like other stuffed animals. This Star Wars FurReal Ultimate Co-Pilot Chewie toy is described as the “interactive plush Chewie figure is the ultimate sidekick for kids who love imagining their own intergalactic adventures”.
There are over 100 sound and motion combinations and he even responds when he’s spoken to in his Wookie language! This is the perfect gift for any major Star Wars fan!
This is definitely a unique toy, and the excitement of opening this toy goes far beyond unwrapping the gift itself. These toys arrive as a small, matted ball of fur, but they bathe them, dry them, brush them and love them, you will discover what kind of pet they really are!
Options include bunnies, kittens, and puppies. You can choose from either pink or aqua blue.
Who says that educational gifts have to be boring? This gift helps inspire innovation, creativity, and learning in young children. This STEM Jr. lab is designed for preschool-aged children and features math, science, and engineering learning.
This set includes 20 hands-on STEM experiments to provide endless hours of play and discovery. This lab seat features over 40 playful sounds and phrases that help bring the lab to life, as well as 20 lab accessories.
This dress up trunk has 21 dress up pieces that include tops, skirts, and accessories to dress up as Belle, Snow White, Sleeping Beauty, and Cinderella. The costumes come in the beautiful and fun Disney princess trunk, so your little princess can easily tuck away her costumes for an easy cleanup.
The Incredibles 2 was one of the biggest movies of the year, and now you can bring the lovable family of superheroes home with you. These mini action figures are super portable, so kids can easily bring these toys with them everywhere they go.
This fun playset is shaped like a snow globe and is packed with winter Polly Pocket fun! This small but mighty playset includes a ski chalet and outdoor gondola for hill riding and sledding. There are also secret reveals, like an igloo that slides to reveal a snowman, a snowman that turns into a skating pond, and the chalet door reveals a bathroom!
This playset includes 2 micro Polly and Shani dolls and snow accessories.
Matchbox 4-Level Garage Playset
The Matchbox 4-Level Garage Playset is a one-stop shop for real-world adventures! This playset has 4 levels of activity including a spiral ramp and working elevator, has a car wash to get cars “clean” and a service station to “repair” them.
This is the ultimate gift for any kids who love toy cars, and it comes with Matchbox toy tow truck so kids can start playing with the toy right away!
LEGO NINJAGO Masters Spinjitzu: Dieselnaut 70654 Building Kit
The LEGO NINJAGO Masters Spinjitzu: Dieselnaut 70654 Building Kit is not your ordinary LEGO kit. This building kit contains 1179 pieces to build and excludes 7 mini figures. Once it’s fully constructed, the Dieselnaut battle vehicle measures over 7” high, 19” long and 9” wide. This is the perfect toy for any LEGO fans ages 9-14.
Do you have any other great holiday gift ideas? Be sure to share them with us in the comments below.Happy shopping!