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2022 Holiday Chicago Toy & Game Fair 
December 10th, 10am-6pm & December 11th, 10am-5pm
In-Person - New Venue - New Events - New Dates!
Join us at the Donald E. Stephens Convention Center in Rosemont
We Rolled Back Prices! It is the Start of our 20th Year! Thank You for Your Support! 


2023 Holiday Chicago Toy & Game Fair 
Kick Off The Holiday Season with Us on November 4th - 5th!
1st Sneak Preview:  An Even Bigger Gel Blaster Activation (WOW!) &
An Expanded Focus on Retailers, Including an ASTRA Sponsored Lounge!

"The 2022 Chicago Toy and Game Fair was a phenomenal showcase of creativity and innovation where every corner was filled with the joy of play and imagination just like our brand!"

- Cami Croasdale, Director of Marketing Communications at Gel Blaster

This is What Happened in 2022
Chicago Toy & Game Fair 


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Explore, Discover & Experience 

The 20th annual Holiday Chicago Toy & Game Fair (formerly at Navy Pier) - North America's largest toy & game fair open to the public with experiential and immersive events, interactive exhibits and activities for all ages!  

Here are Just a Few Highlights...
Activities for Everyone!

Stem Fun!

Giant JENGA!

Giant Bubbles! 

Gel Blaster Zone! 

Build with Spaghetteez!

Magicians and Characters

Oscar Mayer Wienermobile!

Beer and Board Game Garden!

Open Tabletop Play & Trade Tables

Star Wars - 501st Legion - Vader's Fist

Little Medical School STEM Activity Sets

Booths with new and hottest toys and games!

Flybar Bumper Cars and Wubble Balls Play Areas

Azhelle Wade aka The Toy Coach Broadcasting Live!

Meet Mary Kay Morrison, Author of Legacy of Laughter

Play in Education Conference - M.E.S.H. - CPDU Credits!

2022 North American Rummikub Championship - Register Now! 

Make it a Holiday Weekend in Rosemont - Enjoy the Fair and More!

Girl Scouts of Greater Chicago and NW Indiana Event on December 10th!

Check back here for updates!

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2022 Event Highlights

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Gel Blaster 


Gel Blaster is going to change the way you play!

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501st Legion - Vader's Fist

Fan Favorite!!! 

Star Wars!!!

Winner receives 2 plane tickets, $1000 and a seat at the 2023 World Championship in Poland! 

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Diary of a Wimpy Kid 

Greg Heffley is visiting the Goliath Booth on December 10-11th! Come by and meet him!

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Tee up w Gator Golf!

Get your 'gator' on & test your putting skills w Goliath Games! 

2022 ASTRA Long Beach Pub Night Tanner Yarro, Tony Serebriany, Josh West, Daryl

Beer & Board Game Garden

Open Tabletop Play! 

Enjoy a wide selection of board games, Giant Jenga or bring your own! Concession stand nearby for beers, wine, snacks and more!

Have Fun!
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Rachele Harmuth, Head of ThinkFun Beyond STEM is MESH!

MESH is the mental, emotional, and social health.

We're in a Youth Mental Health Crisis.

Toys & Games are Part of the Solution

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Oscar Mayer Wienermobile! 

A fan favorite! 

Have Fun with Spaghetteez from Brightkidz Educational Toys

Do your kids love to craft and build? Then put our Spaghetteez on their plate, a guaranteed success! 


Meet Skates from the Chicago Wolves! 

Skates has been the Chicago Wolves team mascot since 1994. Skates loves spending time in the community, 

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Meet Mary Kay Morrison, Author!

Educator, Author, Speaker... Mary Kay's latest book, Legacy of Laughter shares opportunities for Grandparents to share their superpwers! 

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Meet Azhelle Wade aka The Toy Coach! 

Azhelle will be broadcasting live from the Fair! Need help breaking into the toy biz?

Talk to Azhelle! 

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Ben's Bubbles! 

A fan favorite every year! 


Meet SlooMoo! 

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Little Medical School's Newest STEM Products! 

Fun Photos from our Last In-Person Fair