The Chicago Toy & Game Fair (CHITAG): 3 Tips to Help You Get the Most Out Of It by Chicago Toy & Game Week

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The Chicago Toy & Game Fair (CHITAG): 3 Tips to Help You Get the Most Out Of It

How are you planning to kick off the holidays? Come join us for a wonder-inspiring weekend, November 23-24, 2019, at the 17th annual Chicago Toy & Game Fair, the largest toy and game fair open to the public in North America! Come prepared to get the most out of it and ready to rock Navy Pier this year with our survival tips:

  • Arrive early! Doors open at 10 a.m. Beat the crowds by arriving early.
  • Bring a stroller. If you're little ones tend to get tired easily, strollers can help keep you going.
  • Take your time! Don't rush your experience. There is so much to do and see! Make sure you have plenty of time to take it all in. Or come back on Sunday!

Grab your tickets for ChiTAG. Use our special promo code to get 50 percent off tickets: CHITAG50. You also can buy them at the door in case you decide to go last minute!

Highlights for 2019 (so far, more to come):

  • Young Inventor Challenge
  • World's largest kid-powered rocket debut.
  • Frozen II Scavenger Hunt – kids in Frozen costume get in for FREE!
  • Beer Garden with popular adult and party games.
  • Baby and toddler playspace.
  • Etch with Princess-Etch-A-Sketch.
  • WTTW Big Idea Traveling Lab performance.
  • Interactive exhibits, test out products before they hit retail shelves.
  • Photo ops with characters from Star Wars!
  • Meet toy and game inventors from around the world.
  • Shop for new and classic toys for the holidays.
  • Yo-Yo Championship – contestants from coast to coast.
  • Be entertained by Ben’s Giant Bubble Show.
  • Giveaways, stage events, magic shows, contests.

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Elisa Schmitz
I can't wait for this! I have been going for years and my kids and I have such fond memories of it. Thanks for all you do to spread the joy, Chicago Toy & Game Week!!
Christine Jones
This is one of our favorite annual traditions Elisa All 30SecondMom and Chicago Toy & Game Week! Your kids would love it Cheryl Leahy Eirene Heidelberger Angela Borneman if you haven't been yet. It's a great way to see what's new and hot for holidays 2016!
Eirene Heidelberger
Thanks for the info because I've always wondered what this event is about, I'll be sure to check it out!
Meredith Schneider
So exciting! Wish I lived closer to check it out!
Elisa Schmitz
Another amazing CHITAG fair this year! Check out our top picks from this year's event in our CHITAG Gift Guide: mom: CHITAG Holiday Gift Guide: Our Top Toy & Game Picks From the 2019 Chicago Toy & Game Fair!

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