Cyber Monday promises to be just as fun as Black Friday, minus the stampedes, tents, lost sleep and pepper spray. Instead, scour the web for deals from the safety and comfort of your home or office computer or touch screen.
You might be surprised to learn that Cincinnati is home to a couple of the best online-only toy retailers out there. Check them out today for their Cyber Monday deals and score bonus points for keeping your shopping dollars LOCAL!
Got-Autism.com was founded by local entrepreneur, Tammy Andersson. Her mission is to provide the best in toys, games, educational and therapeutic products that are especially helpful to children with special needs. The site is broken down into categories based on various areas of child development ranging from toys that promote fine to gross motor skills, to multi-sensory equipment and indoor gym and climbing fixtures. Families living with autism, Asperger’s syndrome, ADD and ADHD are especially appreciative of the selection that is aggregated into one place at Got-Autism. Look for deals on shipping and discounted specials on individual items at the website on Cyber Monday. As a holiday bonus, Got-Autism will host a one-day Holiday Open House Market as well on Saturday, December 3rd from 10am – 3pm at the West Chester Conference Center 9248 Princeton Glendale Rd, West Chester OH 45071. Admission is free, includes refreshments and door prizes. Families, teachers, therapists and anyone else who has a child with special needs on their holiday list will enjoy shopping in a relaxed setting with expert service to assist in choosing appropriate gifts for children living on all parts of the autism spectrum, or with other behavioral and learning differences.
Find one of the largest selections of specialty toys and games anywhere online at MyToyBox.com. Founded by Tim and Debbie Bartlett, and operated out of Batavia, My Toy Box was inspired by their desire to find the best toys and games for their own son, Connor. Their Black Friday weekend sale extends through Monday and features sales of 50% – 85% off retail on many popular items. Shop the My Toy Box website for hard to find licensed toy lines and popular brands as well such as Alex Toys, Chuggington, HABA, LaMaze, Melissa & Doug, Star Wars, Gund and Jellycats plush plus many others.
In addition to these online-only retailers, your neighborhood independently owned specialty toy and game retailer may have Cyber Monday deals on their websites as well. Be sure to check them out for surprise bargains!
See the links below for previous articles and information about other local Cincinnati toy stores as well.
Disclosure: Some but not all of the retailers mentioned in these articles may or may not sell a product manufactured by the author’s employer. This in no way influences coverage or lack thereof.