Chicago Toy and Game Fair


Chicago Toy and Game Fair

Bring your family for the perfect holiday outing, the Chicago Toy and Game Fair at Navy Pier November 17-18, and stay at the nearby and affordable Best Western Plus Chicago Hotel at Hillside!

The Chicago Toy and Game Fair will feature a toy store as big as an exhibition hall! You can preview, play with, or purchase the best of new toys from around the world! Meet the inventors who designed them! For those of you who wish to be on the Dark Side, you can eat lunch with Darth Vader’s 501st Legion on Saturday from 12 pm to 1 pm!

Kid toy inventors ages six to eighteen may bring their own creations or games and enter them in a competition for Best in Show! On Sunday, Radio Disney Party Patrol will be there, as well as Lil’ Bud’s Theater and many other theater groups putting on shows! Little girls ages three to eight can dress up at the Pony Royal Princess Party and receive a free princess pony with interchangeable manes and tails!

Navy Pier is located at 840 East Grand Avenue in Chicago. Fair hours are ten am to six pm Saturday, ten am to five pm on Sunday. For a schedule of events, go online to and follow the prompts.

Admission is ten dollars for adults, five dollars for children ages three to thirteen. Educators, librarians, Scouts in uniform and military personnel are admitted free.

Best Western Plus Chicago Hotel at Hillside, just minutes away from Navy Pier’s Chicago Toy and Game Fair, offers free shuttle service to and from O’Hare Airport in Chicago. The hotel offers affordable, comfortable rooms, a breakfast bar and restaurant and much more. The hotel is pet friendly and offers AAA rates.