The 25 Top Toys for 2020 Holidays on Amazon

Wondering what gifts to get your little ones this year? Check out the 2020 Amazon holiday toy list to learn which are the hottest items topping kids’ wish lists.
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By Nehal Aggarwal, Editor
Updated October 27, 2020
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This year has been a whirlwind, and many people are looking forward to turning the calendar page. A great way to infuse the end of 2020 with some much-needed joy and cheer? Sharing a few extra-thoughtful holiday gifts that are sure to spark a smile on your kids’ faces. Of course, finding the perfect present isn’t always easy. With so many options to choose from, how can you possibly pick out what’s sure to be the season’s hit? To make things easier, we combed through Amazon’s holiday toy list for babies, toddlers and preschoolers to find the top toys for 2020 holidays. Keep reading to check out 25 of our favorites that you’ll want to add to your holiday shopping cart this year.

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Playskool Sit n’ Spin Classic Spinning Activity Toy

One of the top toys for 2020 holidays, this twirling activity for toddlers is a great way for them to learn how to sit, spin and develop other motor skills—all while having a whole lot of fun.

For ages: 18 months to 6

Buy it: $36,

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Hape Pound and Tap Bench with Slide Out Xylophone

This perennially popular musical toy promotes dexterity, hand eye coordination and arm movement, as well as encourages little ones to explore musical development and audio recognition. Plus, it’s made with water-based paint and non-toxic finishes, making it completely safe for play.

For ages: 12 months to 3

Buy it: $29,

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Little Tikes Go and Grow Lil’ Rollin’ Giraffe Ride-on

This top toy for 2020 holidays comes with an adjustable seat, oversized back wheel for stability and wheel guard for safety. Bonus: It can be used indoors or outdoors.

For ages: 12 months to 3

Buy it: $30,

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Playskool Busy Ball Popper Toy

This toy allows your little tot to track five colorful balls as they pop into the air, roll down ramps and make sound effects. With a near five-star rating from over 3,500 reviewers, it’s no wonder it earned a spot on the Amazon holiday toy list.

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For ages: 9 months to 3 years

Buy it: $35,

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LEGO DUPLO Disney Frozen Tea Party Toy Set

Among the top toys of the 2020 holiday season, this play set brings all the magic of Frozen home, with an icehouse, teapot, hot chocolate and everything else your little one may need for the coolest tea party.

For ages: 21 months+

Buy it: $20,

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Little Tikes Easy Score Basketball Set

It’s easy to see why this basketball hoop makes the Amazon holiday toy list. It’s adjustable and great to use indoor and outdoors. Plus, it’ll help your child develop social, motor and coordination skills. Win, win, win.

For ages: 18 months to 5

Buy it: $35,

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Infantino 4-in-1 Jumbo Baby Activity Gym & Ball Pit

There are four ways to play with this top toy for 2020 holidays, taking you from the newborn stage to the active toddler years. Use it as a tummy time mat, for overhead play or for sit and play. It includes changeable toys, a ball pit and easy to move around. The best part? It’s also easy to store.

For ages: 3 months to 3

Buy it: $60,

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Damhorst Personalized Wooden Puzzle Stool

The stool has a natural finish, uses primary colors and is made from one solid piece of Ponderosa Pine wood. Plus, the personalized touch makes it the perfect holiday gift.

For ages: 2+

Buy it: $110,

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Fisher-Price Color Climbers Jumperoo

This toy from Amazon’s holiday toy list features 360 degrees of play for baby and includes music, lights, sounds, bounces and jumps. Plus, it adjusts to three different heights as baby grows and comes with lots of colorful toys. Oh, and the seat pad is also removable and machine-washable.

For ages: newborn to 3

Buy it: $90,

Melissa & Doug Star Diner Restaurant

Aspiring chefs can get busy in the kitchen with the moving milkshake maker and drink dispenser. Or, on the other side of the counter, they can settle into the life-size booth and spin the jukebox to pick their favorite tunes.

For ages: 36 months to 5

Buy it: $230,

FurReal Roarin’ Tyler, the Playful Tiger

Learning animal sounds just got a lot more fun. When kids roar at Tyler the Tiger, he roars right back and playfully bows. With over 100 sound-and-motion combinations, this interactive top toy for 2020 holiday season will keep kids entertained for hours.

For ages: 4+

Buy it: $159,

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Fisher-Price Laugh & Learn Smart Stages Piggy Bank

Not only does this toy include over 40 sing-along songs, tunes and phrases, but it also has 10 colorful coins that help teach baby numbers on one side and animals on the other.

For ages: 6 months to 3

Buy it: $15,

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The Play Gym by Lovevery

Well known for their subscription kits, Lovevery encourages learning through play. Their Play Gym grows with baby, is easy to set up and take down and provides a great space for everything from tummy time to play time.

For ages: Newborn to 12 months

Buy it: $140,

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Step2 Espresso Bar Play Kitchen

Play Kitchens make a great holiday gift for little ones. This one comes with 21 pieces, an oversize fridge, a large double oven and a stove top burner with realistic cooking sounds and lights.

For ages: 2 to 6

Buy it: $80,

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Green Toys Seacopter

Green Toys makes wonderful non-toxic toys for kids from sustainable materials. This top toy for 2020 holidays is specially designed with stabilizing pontoons to keep it afloat and is great to use in the bath, at the beach or even at the playground.

For ages: 2 to 8

Buy it: $23,

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Melissa and Doug Scoop and Serve Ice Cream Counter

This all-inclusive ice cream play set comes with 28 pieces, including a wooden scoop, ice cream serving counter, eight ice cream scoops, six toppings, two cones and more. Suitable for ages 3 and up, this set from the Amazon holiday toy list is sure to make for the sweetest present.

For ages: 3 to 6

Buy it: $50,

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Battat Big Red Barn Playset

This childhood classic is a top toy for 2020 holidays for a reason: It lets little one’s run wild with their imagination and boosts fine motor skills. It comes with a horse, cow, sheep, pig and farmer—and lots of possibilities for endless hours of play.

For ages: 18 months to 8

Buy it: $25,

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Little Tikes Cape Cottage

Boasting a sleek and modern design, this play cottage has two working doors, windows, shutters and a built-in mail slot to encourage role play. The best part? It’s easy to assemble and take apart with minimal stress and hassle.

For ages: 2 to 6

Buy it: $130,

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Paw Patrol Adventure Bay Rescue Playset

If your little one is obsessed with Paw Patrol, this is one of the top toys for 2020 holidays to definitely add to your shopping cart. The lookout tower playset includes two different tracks for racing and a launcher that can launch six cars at once. Ready, set, play.

For ages: 3 to 5

Buy it: $50,

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VTech Touch and Swipe Baby Phone

This pretend touch screen phone includes 12 light-up pretend apps, including calendar, clock and weather, all of which respond to touch. The phone also includes a music mode, with 15 melodies and phrases, as well as a home button so tots can make pretend calls to home.

For ages: 6 months to 3 years

Buy it: $15,

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Peppa Pig’s School Playset**

Head back to school with this schoolhouse playset. It has a button on top to ring the bell and to fold close, a carry handle for easy travel and includes all of the fan-favorite characters in adorable school outfits.

For ages: 3+

Buy it: $30,

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Melissa & Doug Geometric Stacker

This toddler toy features 25 colorful wooden pieces in the shape of rings, octagons and rectangles that help teach little ones shapes and motor skills.

For ages: 2 to 10

Buy it: $17,

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Skip Hop Bandana Buddies Baby Activity and Teething Toy

These plush characters make for a great baby toy and come with a textured bandana teether, which detaches and can be worn around an adult’s wrist for quick access. It’s perfect for multi-sensory play at home or on-the-go.

For ages: 3 months+

Buy it: $15,

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Nuby Floating Purple Octopus Interactive Bath Toy

Bath time is always more fun with playthings. This bath toy helps build hand-eye coordination with bright colors and fun shapes that stimulate baby’s senses.

For ages: 18 months+

Buy it: $8,

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Jellycat Bashful Cream Bunny Stuffed Animal

This sweet stuffed toy makes for a great gift for any age. It comes in five different sizes and is suitable for 3 months and up.

For ages: 3 months+

Buy it: $23,

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