Summertime is near, so it’s a great time to clear the clutter in all areas of your home, including your kids’ playroom. Once you’ve sorted through the toys your kids no longer play with, you’ll have room for some new ones. It’s also peak season for baby showers and birthday parties. If you’re in the market for some new toys, stop by one of these shops.
The Wizard’s Chest
230 Fillmore St.
Denver, CO 80206
One of the most well-known toy stores in Denver, The Wizard’s Chest is a multi-level store that offers a full range of toys, games, costumes and more. If your child likes fantasy games, plush toys, costumes or more, you can find something suitable at this store. At the Wizard’s Chest, there are plenty of opportunities to test and try the toys, so shopping here is just as much fun as playing with the toys at home. You and your kids will have a blast choosing toys.
200 Quebec St., Suite 600-121
Denver, CO 80230
With three locations in the Denver area, Timbuk Toys is fast becoming a popular toy destination in the Mile High City. The store offers toys for kids of all ages, and even stocks merchandise from Colorado vendors. Whether you’re looking for toys, kids furniture, books or more, you can find it at this shop. There are many educational options so you can sneak some learning into summer vacation as well. Stop by Timbuk Toys for unique offerings that you might not find elsewhere.
Jake’s Toy Box
14455 W. 64th Ave.
Arvada, CO 80004
Jake’s Toy Box offers many toys for kids of all ages, and it encourages exploration and curiosity. The owners love kids and will help you find the best toy for your tot. In addition to a warm, welcoming atmosphere, Jake’s Toy Box also hosts special events, game nights and other fun activities. Use the game nights as a fun family outing this summer, and take some time to peruse the store while you’re there. You will all have a blast playing in the store and playing with your toys once you bring them home.
Grand Rabbit’s Toy Shoppe
2525 Arapahoe Ave.
Boulder, CO 80302
This store was founded in Boulder 30 years ago and has expanded throughout the north metro area. Dedicated to providing children with toys that they will enjoy playing with while also encouraging education, Grand Rabbit’s is a popular destination for those who want toys that engage their kids. The store is well organized with themed items, so if your child is into cowboys, ballerinas or sci fi, there is something here for them. With high-quality toys and great customer service, you will love your shopping experience.
5910 S. University Blvd.
Greenwood Village, CO 80121
Offering toys of all types for kids of all ages, Razzle is a must-stop shop for replenishing your toy supply. The employees are friendly and will help you choose a toy that will be a hit with its recipient. The store also offers fun, kid-friendly events so you can make an occasion out of shopping. With free gift wrapping and online coupons, this shop is great for finding gifts and other items “just because.”
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Alaina Brandenburger is a freelance writer living in Denver. Her work can be found at Examiner.com.