Toy sales for 2019 – from Argos, Smyths Toys, The Entertainer, Argos and more

We track down the best toy sales, discounts and offers from the biggest toy retailers in the UK…


Shopping for toys can be an expensive business. Yep, we know what the must haves are, and what children of all ages have been rating, but where can you grab the biggest bargain now?


We’ve taken advantage of all the 2019 sales, and scoured the internet for savings on top toy brands for children of all ages – listed here in our guide to all of the big toy sales and discount events taking place throughout the year.

Inside our up to date article, you’ll find out which events are on now, which events are coming up next, which brands are discounted and what else is on offer at all the major retailers, including Argos, The Entertainer and Smyths Toys.

Here are the biggest toy sales, discount events and offers for 2019:

Smyths Toys – FREE LEGO mini toy for kids on 4 May

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When it is: On Saturday 4 May (May the 4th be with you!) you can get a free mini LEGO toy (1 per child) until 2pm while stocks last.

You don’t need to purchase anything to get your figure either – woo hoo! The giveaway has been launched to coincide with the new Star Wars and Marvel Avengers LEGO sets.

Where to find it: In store from 9am on Saturday 4 May

Amazon – Toy Sale On Now

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When it is: Amazon do have a toy sale happening now. Woo!

What’s on offer: Expect savings of up to £35 off on various LEGO kits and more.

Usually you’ll find small savings, and a few bigger ones (up to 40%) on top toys, including brands like Luvabella, Playmobil, Sphero, Ravensburger, Aquadoodle, and My Fairy Garden.

Where to find it: Amazon’s Top 100 Toys page, Amazon Toys Special Offers and Amazon 75% – 99% Off


John Lewis – Special Offers Available

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When it is: John Lewis has had some brilliant sales lately. We’ll let you know when the next one’s on. In the meantime, there will be a few bargains here and there.

What’s on offer: In the past, they’ve offered up to 40% off selected LEGO sets and savings on larger items like robots from Meccano, Magformers, K’NEX, kids bikes from Kiddimoto and scooters from Micro Scooters, as well as dinosaur, own-brand and Moomin soft toys.

Where to find it: John Lewis Toy Offers

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Easter special: Join the Easter Egg Hunt at your local Smyths Toys Superstore! On Saturday 20th April, kids can put on their bunny ears and follow the clues in-store to pick up a FREE Easter egg, while stocks last. 


The Entertainer/The Toy Shop – Special Offers Available

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When it is: The Entertainer currently has lots of special offers available, including up to 60% off some Paw Patrol toys.

What’s on offer: Generally, you’ll find small deals and a few big savings brands like Zoomer, Paw Patrol, Hatchimals, LEGO, Furby, NERF, Transformers, VTech and Peppa Pig.

Where to find it: The Toy Shop’s Paw Patrol Sale and The Toy Shop Special Offers


Early Leaning Centre – Toy Sale On Now

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When it is: ELC are currently offering up to 50% off selected toys.

What’s on offer: Big savings on top baby/toddler toy brands like Chicco, Happyland, Plum, VTech, Lamaze, Fisher-Price and Leapfrog.

Where to find it: ELC Toys Sale

Argos – Toy Sale On Now

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When it is: NOW!!! 5 to 9 April 2019

What’s on offer: In previous sales, we’ve seen up to 50% off K’NEX sets and Barbie dolls, up to 25% savings on Marvel toys, VTech, collectibles and craft toys, 20% off Baby Annabell and Baby Born and a variety of other specific offers, that we reckon some of you will find very useful.

Where to find it: Argos Toy Sale and Argos 2 For £15

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Hamleys –Clearance toy sale on now


When it is: Hamleys has some clearance offers on toys right now.

What’s on offer: Up to 50% off. Expect offers on the likes of LEGO and Playmobil sets, Barbie dolls, Baby Ellie dolls, Little Live Pets, Pokemon, NERF and Ravensburger.

Where to find it: Hamley’s 50% Off Toys.

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LEGO Store – Toy Sale On NOW

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When it is: LEGO’s offering up to 30% off selected sets in January 2019 – including very popular sets that are retiring soon. Go, go, go…

What’s on offer: Slashed prices (30%) on all kinds of selected LEGO sets, from DUPLO for toddlers, to Marvel, LEGO Friends and Star Wars for older builders. We’d say you’ll get about £11 – £15 off per set, from what we’ve seen so far.

Act fast, as some of the sets will be retiring soon, which means they’ll no longer be on shelves and you’ll likely have to hunt to find them.

Where to find it: The LEGO Store

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ASDA – Toy Sale On Now

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When it is: ASDA’s currently having a toy sale, with lots of great offers.

What’s on offer: Previous sales have seen up to 50% off 100s of toys, including brands like LEGO, VTech, Fisher-Price, Barbie, Paw Patrol, Disney and Peppa Pig.

Where to find it: In stores. Off-season, look at the George at ASDA website.

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Mothercare – Toy Sale On Now

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When it is: Mothercare is usually always having a general toys sale online. We’ll update you if they slash prices further as 2019 progresses.

What’s on offer: Savings of up to £40 on range of selected baby, toddler and children’s toys – including Little Tikes Cosy Coupe, Chicco, ELC and Mothercare’s own brand.

Where to find it: Mothercare Toy Sale

Aldi – Some Offers Available


When it is: We’ll let you know when the next toy sale’s coming – hopefully there’ll be one soon! (There’s a Baby & Toddler Event at the mo…)

What’s on offer: Lots of toy discounts during the sales, but there’s a few other special offers on in the interim. This winter sale has a few items available at 50% off – only a few toys are branded, though.

Where to find it: Visit in store or view Aldi’s Sale Page

B&M – Toy Sale On Now

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When it is: B&M have got a sale on at the mo, in store and online. Right now, it looks like it’s mostly on LEGO sets…

What’s on offer: Always, you can find slashed prices on popular toys in store at B&M.

During their Toy Event, you can get more discounts on brands like Silver Cross toy prams, Sesame Street plushies, FurReal Friends, Hot Wheels, Nerf, LEGO Friends and Disney.

Where to find it: B&M’s LEGO Sale

Very – Toy Sale On Now

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When it is: Very currently has up to 30% off selected toys, and other great deals available. Sale runs until Fri 17 November 2018 (though with Black Friday approaching, we can imagine there’ll still be deals after…)

What’s on offer: Savings on a range of branded toys from Globber, Smoby, Fisher-Price, Star Wars, marvel and Disney Cars. There are also a few gem savings, too, which we’ve gathered below…

Where to find it: Very’s 30% Off Sale

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Dunelm – Toy Sale On Now


When it is: Kiddicare, now known as Dunelm, are having a big toys sale right now.

What’s on offer: Up to 50% off a range of selected baby toys – including brands Tomy, VTech, Little Bird and Sassy.

Where to find it: Dunelm Toy Sale

Wilko – No Current Toy Sale

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When it is: There are only a couple of toy discounts available at Wilko right now.

What’s on offer: Save a few pounds on small toys from Peppa Pig, PJ Masks, Hatchimals Play-Doh and Thomas and Friends.

Where to find it: Wilko Toys Page

Debenhams – Toy Sale Coming Soon
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When it is: Debenhams usually have some good deals on selected toys. No big sale right now, though.

What’s on offer: In previous sales, we’ve seen savings of up to 50% on branded toys including My Little Pony, Paw Patrol, VTech Baby, Crayola, Bright Starts, Playmobil, Lamaze and ELC.

Where to find it: Debenhams Toy Sale

Lidl – No Current Toy Sale

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When it is: There are no major discounts at the moment. We’ll let you know when there are!

What’s on offer: Previous sales have seen cheap prices for a Mattel Toy Assortment, lesser known brands, and a classic NERF gun.

Where to find it: In store and also online at Lidl’s Non Food Offers Page

Tesco – Toy Sale Coming Soon


When it is: Tesco, like most places, usually always has special offers and clearance toys available. No big toy sale right now, though. We’ll let you know when the next big toy sale’s coming.

What’s on offer: Past sales have included LEGO Batman, Star Wars, City and DUPLO sets, and 25% off Little Tikes outdoor toys.

As for the clearance offers? Previously, we’ve seen lower prices on toys for all ages from FurReal Friends, Little Tikes, My Little Pony, Kinetic Sand, PlayDoh, Playmobil, VTech, Disney and LEGO.

Typically, you’ll find a few good offers on collectibles, too.

Where to find it: Tesco Toy Sale

Sainsbury’s – Special Offers Available


When it is: We’ll let you know when the next big Sainsbury’s toy sale is happening.

What’s on offer: Off-sale, you’ll sometimes find a few selected games and soft toys discounted, including some Cra-Z slime making kits. You can expect bigger discounts during their toy sale.

Where to find it: Sainsbury’s Special Offers

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