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Best Toys for Toddler Boys : Hot Toys 2016

If you’re looking for the best toys for toddler boys, you can’t go wrong with some classic themes. Super heroes, trains, blocks, trucks and robots will always go over well. We’ve assembled our list of the best toddler boys so that your little one will yell “AWESOME!” on Christmas morning.

Best Toys for Toddler Boys 2016

Thomas The Train Minis

Thomas The Train Minis best toys for toddlers mini toy store

Your little guy is going to love these little guys. These tiny versions of all of your favorite friends from Sodor are perfectly sized for toddler hands. Your little one will love linking them together and making long chains of Thomas, Percy, James and all his favorite trains. These Thomas the Train Minis are a huge hit with my little guy, he loves to line them up and tell me all about who they are. Because Thomas the Train Minis are so… well, mini, they travel well. My toddler loves to put them in his (or my) pocket everywhere we go. Thomas the Train Minis are an easy choice for our Best Toys for Toddler Boys list this year.

Buy Thomas and Friends Minis

Kinetic Sand Dino Dig
Kinetic sand best toys for toddler boys mini toy store

If you haven’t seen Kinetic Sand, you’re going to be amazed. This sand packs down tight and molds to shape, but pulls apart like it’s some kind of liquid. It’s really amazing! Unlike Play Dough or clay, you never have to worry about Kinetic Sand drying out. You’ll love how easy clean up is with Kinetic Sand- the best part about it is that it only sticks to itself! This Dino Dig set is just perfect for little ones. Your little man will love digging up the fossils, making cool dinos with the molds, and just running the sand through his hands.

Buy Kinetic Sand

Imaginext Super Hero Flight City

Imaginext Super Hero Flight City best toys for toddlers mini toy store

Are you team Batman or team Superman? It doesn’t matter with this Inaginext playset. You’ve got the best of both worlds. One side is Gotham, the other Metropolis, and your favorite Imaginext characters can zoom between the two on the helicopter arm. Your little guy is sure to agree that this is definitely one of the best toys for toddler boys of 2016.

Buy Imaginext Super Hero Flight City

Kindle Fire Kids

kindle fire kids best toys for toddlers mini toy store

One of the most common phrases I hear from my toddler boy is “Daddy’s phone?” with an outstretched hand and  those puppy dog eyes. The Kindle Fire Kids edition is perfect for your little ones, and comes with a one year subscription to Amazon’s FreeTime Unlimited, giving you and your toddler access to more than 10,000 age appropriate books, games, apps and shows.

The Fire Kids edition isn’t a toy, it’s a fully featured Kindle Fire, with a 8 or 16 Gigs of storage, expandable SD card memory, a 2MP rear camera and a special case to keep it all safe. Speaking of safe, you’re going to love one of the best features of the Kindle Fire Kids edition- the included 2 year worry free replacement plan means that Amazon will replace it with no questions asked. You can set up profiles for each of your children and set limits on total screen time and game time.

Buy Kindle Fire Kids


One of the coolest toys of 2016 for toddlers, Code-A-Pillar introduces your little ones to the world of coding at an early age. The individual segments each contain an instruction- go right, go left, forward letting your little one plot the code-a-pillar’s path. The basic commands are expandable with additional segments that can be purchased separately. A great intro to problem solving, thinking ahead and coding, this great toy is not only on our best toys for toddler boys list, but our best STEM toys of 2016 list as well.

Buy Code-A-Pillar

What’s on your little guy’s must have list? We’d love to hear what your kids are looking forward to seeing under the christmas tree in the comments!

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