in-booth happenings

On the show floor

From celebrity appearances to giveaways, press conferences, parties and contests, there's a lot happening on the Toy Fair show floor!

Dates and times are subject to change. All events take place at the Javits Center unless otherwise noted.

Show hours: 9 am - 6 pm

9:00 AM

Toy Bank Toy Collection - The Toy Foundation

9:00 AM - 6:00 PMBooth 5701

Exhibitors can impact the lives of children in need and make show wrap-up a breeze by donating product through The Toy Foundation, Toy Fair's official charity. Sign up at Booth #5701. At the close of the show, our volunteers will pick up donated products from your booth and distribute them among several area children's charities.

9:00 AM

Sesame Street 50th Anniversary Party

9:00 AM - 6:00 PMBooth 2107

On Saturday, February 16, starting at 9:00 a.m., GUND will be celebrating the 50th anniversary of Sesame Street with special giveaways to the first 50 visitors as well as the first 50 customers that place an order. There will also be in-booth costumed character appearances of beloved Sesame Street fan favorites available for photo ops throughout the day.

9:00 AM

Win with Schleich

9:00 AM - 12:00 PMBooth 1565

Jump right in and have a ball with Schleich – for the chance to win an Apple Watch or iPad! Visit Schleich’s interactive fun zone in the Crystal Palace lobby to pose with the 15’ T-Rex and release your inner child by jumping into the irresistible ball pit to take and post a selfie to win incredible prizes. Everyone is welcome to participate! Visit the booth to learn more.

9:00 AM

New Licenses for 2019 - Imagine by Rubie's

9:00 AM - 6:00 PMBooth 2535

Imagine by Rubie’s, the Toy Division of Rubie’s Costume Company, Inc. will be introducing their 2019 line of licensed Dress-up costumes at this show. Our award winning high-quality designs will include many popular licenses such as Avengers: End Game, Captain Marvel, Spider-Man: Far From Home, Star Wars, Crayola and much more. We will continue to offer our licensed Black Panther, Wonder Woman, Harry Potter, Five Nights of Freddy's, Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles Collections.

9:00 AM

Free product giveaway! - Bolaball

9:00 AM - 4:30 PMBooth 5491

We have many different draws each day and you could win lots of GIANT prizes! Come by and roll our Giant Dice, whoever gets the highest score each day wins a free set of Giant Dice! Also play our Giant Tumbling Blocks game and win a chance to enter a draw for a free game to be drawn each day on Facebook and Instagram live! Tradeshows can get tiresome sometimes so brighten your day and drop by Bolaball's booth 5491 and play our games for some great laughs! Everyone is welcome to play.

9:00 AM

VertiPlay Marble Run Challenge

9:00 -11:00 AMBooth 4135

Come play with the longest Marble Run on the wall! Flex your mental muscles to solve some hard and some pretttty easy Marble Run challenges! Prizes for everyone who solves a challenge. Be on time at Booth #4135. #LoveOribel

10:00 AM

Pretty Pretty Princess® Game is back!

10:00 AM - 5:00 PMBooth 265

Promoting bringing back a 90's fav, Pretty Pretty Princess® Game, a princess walking the show and giving away crowns. She also will be at our booth #265 during 11:45- 12:30 demonstrating the game. Open to everyone!

10:00 AM

Ty Fashion Shows!

10:00 - 5:00 PMBooth 723

Come to the Ty booth, #723, and see our brand new line of sequin fashion items, accessories, and footwear based on many of our ever popular Beanie Boo designs! Fashion shows will run Saturday, Sunday and Monday at 10am, 12pm, 2pm and 4pm all three days. All registered show attendees and media with show badges are welcome to come see our popular new items!

10:00 AM

Interactive Game Show

10:00 AM - 5:00 PMBooth 413

Visit Educational Insights at Toy Fair booth #413 and check out the latest and greatest toys and games that spark curiosity and learning, grab a free coffee and stick around for an hourly interactive game show featuring all of EI’s favorite games!

10:00 AM

Author Signing: Bob Gilsdorf - Fox Chapel Publishing

10:00 - 10:30 AMBooth 6313

Are you an inventor? How about a woodworker? Want to be a little bit of both? Stop by our booth and meet Bob Gilsdorf, author of Making Inventive Wooden Toys, and pick up a signed copy of this incredibly creative book. Bob will also be doing mini demos throughout the show on Saturday and Sunday!

10:30 AM

MEDIA GIVEAWAY: ONE FREE EDUCATIONAL RUBBER DUCK - Potty Discovery LLC

10:30 - 11:00 AMBooth 4533

An iconic rubber duck paired with a flushable toy toilet is now available to help parents potty train children through play. This giveaway is for the media only. Come talk with the pediatrician who developed the toy!

10:30 AM

Join Celebrity Mad Scientist, Nick Uhas, for Jaw-Dropping Experiments in the Beaker Creatures Lab!

10:00 AM - 5:00 PMBooth 403

The Beaker Creatures™ are back for more! Be the first to see the new crazy creatures and even smarter science of Beaker Creatures along with celebrity mad scientist, Nick Uhas of Nickipedia and America’s Got Talent fame! The TOTY finalists are back with a new series of science-themed collectibles designed to build skills and spark curiosity. Bring your camera to capture over-the-top science demonstrations in the Beaker Creatures lab throughout the day. Open to all attendees.

11:30 AM

BigFoot Book Signing - Fox Chapel Publishing

11:30 AM - 12:00 PMBooth 6313

Are you ready to meet a living legend? Then stop by our booth, where BigFoot and author D.L. Miller will be autographing books for fans, young and old alike! Make sure you get your picture taken with the elusive BigFoot... you never know when you might see him again!

1:00 PM

Author Signing: Bob Gilsdorf - Fox Chapel Publishing

1:00 - 1:30 PMBooth 6313

Are you an inventor? How about a woodworker? Want to be a little bit of both? Stop by our booth and meet Bob Gilsdorf, author of Making Inventive Wooden Toys, and pick up a signed copy of this incredibly creative book. Bob will also be doing mini demos throughout the show on Saturday and Sunday!

1:30 PM

MEDIA GIVEAWAY: ONE FREE EDUCATIONAL RUBBER DUCK - Potty Discovery LLC

1:30 - 2:00 PMBooth 4533

An iconic rubber duck paired with a flushable toy toilet is now available to help parents potty train children through play. This giveaway is for the media only. Come talk with the pediatrician who developed the toy!

2:00 PM

Learn how to Puppeteer Like A Pro & Make a Free Sock Puppet to Take Home

2:00 - 3:00 PMBooth 6901

The Toy Museum of NY is thrilled to announce the launch of a new children’s educational television show called Queen Marlene’s Toy Museum & Friends. Come celebrate and join the fun with a hands-on puppet making workshop. Watch their new show which includes puppets and make your own sock puppet to take home. Meet professional puppeteer Chris Palmieri as he teaches the skills to becoming a puppeteer. Free sock making supplies while they last.

3:00 PM

Free STEM Kit Give Away! - Brown Dog Gadgets

3:00 - 3:30 PMBooth 4514

In celebration of our first time attending Toy Fair we're giving away free STEM kits in our booth! The first 25 people to stop by our booth during the designated times will receive a free sample of one of our fun filled STEM products, with one special visitor each day receiving a full kit! This is your chance to take one of our amazing products home with you so don't miss out! (Open to anyone, limit one per attendee per day, during designated times only, subject to availablilty.)

3:00 PM

Beaker Creatures Fizzing Cocktails Happy Hour

3:00 - 6:00 PMBooth 403

Please join us daily as we celebrate hands-on science in our Mad Scientist Lab! The delicious Fizzing Beaker Creatures cocktails are champagne-based with dry ice and will be served during Science Happy Hour from 3pm - 6pm throughout the show. Open to all attendees.

Show hours: 9 am - 6 pm

9:00 AM

Toy Bank Toy Collection - The Toy Foundation

9:00 AMBooth 5701

Exhibitors can impact the lives of children in need and make show wrap-up a breeze by donating product through The Toy Foundation, Toy Fair's official charity. Sign up at Booth #5701. At the close of the show, our volunteers will pick up donated products from your booth and distribute them among several area children's charities.

9:00 AM

Win with Schleich

9:00 AM - 12:00 PMBooth 1565

Jump right in and have a ball with Schleich – for the chance to win an Apple Watch or iPad! Visit Schleich’s interactive fun zone in the Crystal Palace lobby to pose with the 15’ T-Rex and release your inner child by jumping into the irresistible ball pit to take and post a selfie to win incredible prizes. Everyone is welcome to participate! Visit the booth to learn more.

9:00 AM

New Licenses for 2019 - Imagine by Rubie's

9:00 AMBooth 2535

Imagine by Rubie’s, the Toy Division of Rubie’s Costume Company, Inc. will be introducing their 2019 line of licensed Dress-up costumes at this show. Our award winning high-quality designs will include many popular licenses such as Avengers: End Game, Captain Marvel, Spider-Man: Far From Home, Star Wars, Crayola and much more. We will continue to offer our licensed Black Panther, Wonder Woman, Harry Potter, Five Nights of Freddy's, Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles Collections.

9:00 AM

Free product giveaway! - Bolaball

9:00 AMBooth 5491

We have many different draws each day and you could win lots of GIANT prizes! Come by and roll our Giant Dice, whoever gets the highest score each day wins a free set of Giant Dice! Also play our Giant Tumbling Blocks game and win a chance to enter a draw for a free game to be drawn each day on Facebook and Instagram live! Tradeshows can get tiresome sometimes so brighten your day and drop by Bolaball's booth 5491 and play our games for some great laughs! Everyone is welcome to play.

10:00 AM

Pusheen Toy Fair Exclusive Blind Boxes Giveaway

10:00 AM - 12:00 PMBooth 2107

From 10:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m., GUND will be giving away 2019 Toy Fair exclusive blind boxes featuring the lovable, treat-loving internet sensation, Pusheen. All attendees are invited to visit the booth and receive a free Pusheen Blind Box in a special GUND-branded bag, while supplies last.

10:00 AM

Author Signing: Bob Gilsdorf - Fox Chapel Publishing

10:00 - 10:30 AMBooth 6313

Are you an inventor? How about a woodworker? Want to be a little bit of both? Stop by our booth and meet Bob Gilsdorf, author of Making Inventive Wooden Toys, and pick up a signed copy of this incredibly creative book. Bob will also be doing mini demos throughout the show on Saturday and Sunday!

9:00 AM

VertiPlay Marble Run Challenge

9:00 -11:00 AMBooth 4135

Come play with the longest Marble Run on the wall! Flex your mental muscles to solve some hard and some pretttty easy Marble Run challenges! Prizes for everyone who solves a challenge. Be on time at Booth #4135. #LoveOribel

10:00 AM

Interactive Game Show

10:00 AM - 5:00 PMBooth 413

Visit Educational Insights at Toy Fair booth #413 and check out the latest and greatest toys and games that spark curiosity and learning, grab a free coffee and stick around for an hourly interactive game show featuring all of EI’s favorite games!

10:00 AM

Ty Fashion Shows!

10:00 - 5:00 PMBooth 723

Come to the Ty booth, #723, and see our brand new line of sequin fashion items, accessories, and footwear based on many of our ever popular Beanie Boo designs! Fashion shows will run Saturday, Sunday and Monday at 10am, 12pm, 2pm and 4pm all three days. All registered show attendees and media with show badges are welcome to come see our popular new items!

10:30 AM

MEDIA GIVEAWAY: ONE FREE EDUCATIONAL RUBBER DUCK - Potty Discovery LLC

10:30 - 11:00 AMBooth 4533

An iconic rubber duck paired with a flushable toy toilet is now available to help parents potty train children through play. This giveaway is for the media only. Come talk with the pediatrician who developed the toy!

11:30 AM

BigFoot Book Signing - Fox Chapel Publishing

11:30 AM - 12:00 PMBooth 6313

Are you ready to meet a living legend? Then stop by our booth, where BigFoot and author D.L. Miller will be autographing books for fans, young and old alike! Make sure you get your picture taken with the elusive BigFoot... you never know when you might see him again!

1:00 PM

Author Signing: Bob Gilsdorf - Fox Chapel Publishing

1:00 - 1:30 PMBooth 6313

Are you an inventor? How about a woodworker? Want to be a little bit of both? Stop by our booth and meet Bob Gilsdorf, author of Making Inventive Wooden Toys, and pick up a signed copy of this incredibly creative book. Bob will also be doing mini demos throughout the show on Saturday and Sunday!

1:30 PM

MEDIA GIVEAWAY: ONE FREE EDUCATIONAL RUBBER DUCK - Potty Discovery LLC

1:30 - 2:00 PMBooth 4533

An iconic rubber duck paired with a flushable toy toilet is now available to help parents potty train children through play. This giveaway is for the media only. Come talk with the pediatrician who developed the toy!

2:00 PM

Learn how to Puppeteer Like A Pro & Make a Free Sock Puppet to Take Home

2:00 - 3:00 PMBooth 6901

The Toy Museum of NY is thrilled to announce the launch of a new children’s educational television show called Queen Marlene’s Toy Museum & Friends. Come celebrate and join the fun with a hands-on puppet making workshop. Watch their new show which includes puppets and make your own sock puppet to take home. Meet professional puppeteer Chris Palmieri as he teaches the skills to becoming a puppeteer. Free sock making supplies while they last.

3:00 PM

Free STEM Kit Give Away! - Brown Dog Gadgets

3:00 - 3:30 PMBooth 4514

In celebration of our first time attending Toy Fair we're giving away free STEM kits in our booth! The first 25 people to stop by our booth during the designated times will receive a free sample of one of our fun filled STEM products, with one special visitor each day receiving a full kit! This is your chance to take one of our amazing products home with you so don't miss out! (Open to anyone, limit one per attendee per day, during designated times only, subject to availablilty.)

3:00 PM

Creature Cocktails

3:00 - 6:00 PMBooth 403

Visit Learning Resources for Beaker Creatures Cocktails from 3 p.m. - 6 p.m.

Show hours: 9 am - 6 pm

9:00 AM

Toy Bank Toy Collection - The Toy Foundation

9:00 AM - 6:00 PMBooth 5701

Exhibitors can impact the lives of children in need and make show wrap-up a breeze by donating product through The Toy Foundation, Toy Fair's official charity. Sign up at Booth #5701. At the close of the show, our volunteers will pick up donated products from your booth and distribute them among several area children's charities.

9:00 AM

The Magical Event

9:00 AM - 6:00 PMBooth 2107

On Monday, February 18, starting at 9:00 a.m., GUND is hosting an all-day whimsical party to celebrate the release of its newest line of plush unicorn friends, including shimmering horned llamas, sloths, and more. The first 25 customers to place an order will receive the brand-new Caticorn plush, and all attendees are invited to stop in for a special treat throughout the day.

9:00 AM

Win with Schleich

9:00 AM - 12:00 PMBooth 1565

Jump right in and have a ball with Schleich – for the chance to win an Apple Watch or iPad! Visit Schleich’s interactive fun zone in the Crystal Palace lobby to pose with the 15’ T-Rex and release your inner child by jumping into the irresistible ball pit to take and post a selfie to win incredible prizes. Everyone is welcome to participate! Visit the booth to learn more.

9:00 AM

Free product giveaway! - Bolaball

9:00 AM - 4:30 PMBooth 5491

We have many different draws each day and you could win lots of GIANT prizes! Come by and roll our Giant Dice, whoever gets the highest score each day wins a free set of Giant Dice! Also play our Giant Tumbling Blocks game and win a chance to enter a draw for a free game to be drawn each day on Facebook and Instagram live! Tradeshows can get tiresome sometimes so brighten your day and drop by Bolaball's booth 5491 and play our games for some great laughs! Everyone is welcome to play.

9:00 AM

VertiPlay Marble Run Challenge

9:00 -11:00 AMBooth 4135

Come play with the longest Marble Run on the wall! Flex your mental muscles to solve some hard and some pretttty easy Marble Run challenges! Prizes for everyone who solves a challenge. Be on time at Booth #4135. #LoveOribel

10:00 AM

Interactive Game Show

10:00 AM - 5:00 PMBooth 413

Visit Educational Insights at Toy Fair booth #413 and check out the latest and greatest toys and games that spark curiosity and learning, grab a free coffee and stick around for an hourly interactive game show featuring all of EI’s favorite games!

10:00 AM

Ty Fashion Shows!

10:00 - 5:00 PMBooth 723

Come to the Ty booth, #723, and see our brand new line of sequin fashion items, accessories, and footwear based on many of our ever popular Beanie Boo designs! Fashion shows will run Saturday, Sunday and Monday at 10am, 12pm, 2pm and 4pm all three days. All registered show attendees and media with show badges are welcome to come see our popular new items!

10:30 AM

MEDIA GIVEAWAY: ONE FREE EDUCATIONAL RUBBER DUCK - Potty Discovery LLC

10:30 - 11:00 AMBooth 4533

An iconic rubber duck paired with a flushable toy toilet is now available to help parents potty train children through play. This giveaway is for the media only. Come talk with the pediatrician who developed the toy!

1:30 PM

MEDIA GIVEAWAY: ONE FREE EDUCATIONAL RUBBER DUCK - Potty Discovery LLC

1:30 - 2:00 PMBooth 4533

An iconic rubber duck paired with a flushable toy toilet is now available to help parents potty train children through play. This giveaway is for the media only. Come talk with the pediatrician who developed the toy!

2:00 PM

Special Guests Appearance & Live Puppet Improv Show

2:00 - 3:00 PMBooth 6901

The Toy Museum of NY is thrilled to announce the launch at Toy Fair 2019 of a new children’s educational television show called Queen Marlene’s Toy Museum & Friends. Meet the cast members of this new pilot episode who will make a special appearance at Booth 6901.

3:00 PM

Free STEM Kit Give Away! - Brown Dog Gadgets

3:00 - 3:30 PMBooth 4514

In celebration of our first time attending Toy Fair we're giving away free STEM kits in our booth! The first 25 people to stop by our booth during the designated times will receive a free sample of one of our fun filled STEM products, with one special visitor each day receiving a full kit! This is your chance to take one of our amazing products home with you so don't miss out! (Open to anyone, limit one per attendee per day, during designated times only, subject to availablilty.)

3:00 PM

Beaker Creatures Fizzing Cocktails Happy Hour

3:00 - 6:00 PMBooth 403

Please join us daily as we celebrate hands-on science in our Mad Scientist Lab! The delicious Fizzing Beaker Creatures cocktails are champagne-based with dry ice and will be served during Science Happy Hour from 3pm - 6pm throughout the show. Open to all attendees.

Show hours: 9 am - 4 pm

9:00 AM

Toy Bank Toy Collection - The Toy Foundation

9:00 AM - 6:00 PMBooth 5701

Exhibitors can impact the lives of children in need and make show wrap-up a breeze by donating product through The Toy Foundation, Toy Fair's official charity. Sign up at Booth #5701. At the close of the show, our volunteers will pick up donated products from your booth and distribute them among several area children's charities.

9:00 AM

Win with Schleich

9:00 AM - 12:00 PMBooth 1565

Jump right in and have a ball with Schleich – for the chance to win an Apple Watch or iPad! Visit Schleich’s interactive fun zone in the Crystal Palace lobby to pose with the 15’ T-Rex and release your inner child by jumping into the irresistible ball pit to take and post a selfie to win incredible prizes. Everyone is welcome to participate! Visit the booth to learn more.

9:00 AM

Free product giveaway! - Bolaball

9:00 AM - 4:30 PMBooth 5491

We have many different draws each day and you could win lots of GIANT prizes! Come by and roll our Giant Dice, whoever gets the highest score each day wins a free set of Giant Dice! Also play our Giant Tumbling Blocks game and win a chance to enter a draw for a free game to be drawn each day on Facebook and Instagram live! Tradeshows can get tiresome sometimes so brighten your day and drop by Bolaball's booth 5491 and play our games for some great laughs! Everyone is welcome to play.

9:00 AM

VertiPlay Marble Run Challenge

9:00 -11:00 AMBooth 4135

Come play with the longest Marble Run on the wall! Flex your mental muscles to solve some hard and some pretttty easy Marble Run challenges! Prizes for everyone who solves a challenge. Be on time at Booth #4135. #LoveOribel

10:30 AM

MEDIA GIVEAWAY: ONE FREE EDUCATIONAL RUBBER DUCK - Potty Discovery LLC

10:30 - 11:00 AMBooth 4533

An iconic rubber duck paired with a flushable toy toilet is now available to help parents potty train children through play. This giveaway is for the media only. Come talk with the pediatrician who developed the toy!

11:00 AM

Learn how to Puppeteer Like A Pro & Make a Free Sock Puppet to Take Home

11:00 AM - 12:00 PMBooth 6901

The Toy Museum of NY is thrilled to announce the launch of a new children’s educational television show called Queen Marlene’s Toy Museum & Friends. Come celebrate and join the fun with a hands-on puppet making workshop. Watch their new show which includes puppets and make your own sock puppet to take home. Meet professional puppeteer Chris Palmieri as he teaches the skills to becoming a puppeteer. Free sock making supplies while they last.

1:30 PM

MEDIA GIVEAWAY: ONE FREE EDUCATIONAL RUBBER DUCK - Potty Discovery LLC

1:30 - 2:00 PMBooth 4533

An iconic rubber duck paired with a flushable toy toilet is now available to help parents potty train children through play. This giveaway is for the media only. Come talk with the pediatrician who developed the toy!

3:00 PM

Free STEM Kit Give Away! - Brown Dog Gadgets

3:00 - 3:30 PMBooth 4514

In celebration of our first time attending Toy Fair we're giving away free STEM kits in our booth! The first 25 people to stop by our booth during the designated times will receive a free sample of one of our fun filled STEM products, with one special visitor each day receiving a full kit! This is your chance to take one of our amazing products home with you so don't miss out! (Open to anyone, limit one per attendee per day, during designated times only, subject to availablilty.)

3:00 PM

Beaker Creatures Fizzing Cocktails Happy Hour

3:00 - 4:00 PMBooth 403

Please join us daily as we celebrate hands-on science in our Mad Scientist Lab! The delicious Fizzing Beaker Creatures cocktails are champagne-based with dry ice and will be served during Science Happy Hour from 3pm - 6pm throughout the show. Open to all attendees.