School’s out which means parents will be looking for ideas on how to keep their children busy during the dreary winter school holidays. Toy Kingdom is inviting the whole family for some in store fun from 25 June until 17 July, to make sure everyone from the little kiddies to the older tweens enjoy themselves while still keeping warm.
Across Toy Kingdom stores nationwide, children can enjoy a ton of fun with Toadie the Frog and some of the other Toy Kingdom loveable characters. This winter school holidays, the friendly and knowledgeable staff will assist in toy demonstrations and other interactive toy fun. Children can come in store to meet and greet Toadie from Monday to Thursday at 11am, 1pm, and 3pm, and on weekends on the hour.
Schedule of activities for the Winter School Holidays
Mondays: Gaming Fun
Children team up and compete with and against each other. They will play with great Toy Kingdom board games, including Paw Patrol, Gigantic Snakes And Ladders, Connect 4 Classic, Rushhour, and Bouncing Bingo.
Tuesdays: Texture Tuesday
Both old and young ones can get their hands dirty! Children can play with texture toys, such as Kinetic Sand, Play-Doh Cupcake Tower, Slime and Fun Foam.
Wednesdays: Puzzle Day
Children can get their minds working with a full day of puzzle building. Every child gets a certificate on completion of their puzzle, dubbing them a proper puzzle master.
Thursdays: Princess Day
Princess Day is all about glamming it up, with nail painting and other fun activities.
Fridays: Lego Day Challenge
Enjoy all sorts of Lego activities, including a “build your ultimate creation” Lego competition under the Magic Tree. Each participant receives a personalised certificate upon completion.
At select Toy Kingdom stores (Sandton City, Centurion Mall, V&A Waterfront and Gateway), children will get to take part in an extra special Lego “speed test”. The speed test will occur every Friday for the 3 week holiday at 11h00, 14h00 and 15h00. The winner of the challenge comes out on top with their very own Lego prize – the winning child gets to take home what they build – as well as a personalised certificate.
Saturdays: Be a Superhero
Children dress up as their favourite superhero and stand a chance to win the best dressed prize.
Sundays: Arts and Crafts
The entire family can get their creative juices flowing, choose from a selection of decorative activities and DIY projects! Each child will become a qualified creative Toy Kingdom Prince or Princess with their very own certificate.
Activities will take place at all the below Toy Kingdom stores around South Africa:
V&A Waterfront trading as Toy Kingdom
Canal Walk Shopping Centre, Cape Town
Tyger Valley Shopping Centre, Cape Town
Blue Route Mall, Cape Town
Johannesburg and Pretoria
Sandton City Shopping Centre, Johannesburg
Cresta Shopping Centre, Johannesburg
East Rand Mall, Johannesburg
Menlyn Park Shopping Centre, Pretoria
Centurion Mall, Pretoria
Forest Hill City, Pretoria
Gateway Theatre of Shopping, North of Durban
Entrance is free and open to all throughout the winter school holidays.
For more information please visit Toy Kingdom’s website at www.toykingdom.co.za