Holiday Gifts for Preschool Kids

The 2021 National Parenting Product Awards (NAPPA) results are in, and we’ve identified the year’s top products for children in Frederick County. Turn to our gift guide for the best toy recommendations for preschool-aged kids.

Marshall’s Transforming City Fire Truck

Look for this all-new toy from the “PAW Patrol” movie. This item features two different modes and exciting sounds for added fun. $54.99, age 3+

Count Along Basket & Scanner

Let’s shop with play food, shopping lists and scanners. Carry the basket or expand it into a rolling cart while learning about new food groups, colors, shapes and numbers. $34.99, ages 2+ 

Shimmercorns Sparkle Makeover

These DIY unicorns come with wings, stencils, markers and a brush to express your creative side. Give Sparkle a makeover with your own designs. $12.99, ages 3+

Squishmallow Food Squad

Are you a foodie? This toy features everything from appetizers and cheeseburgers to desserts. It’s a squad member of carryout food for everyone. $19.99, all ages

My Fairy Garden Light Unicorn Paradise

This charming toadstool house sits beside a sparkly rocky cave for magical fairy fun. Kids will love the shiny light-up rainbow and a glittery unicorn friend. $29.99, ages 4+

Nut Nut Squirrel!

This game lets a pesky squirrel go after your hard-earned stash of nuts. Outsmart your opponents to win this game of squirrelly snacks, suspense and surprises. $11.99, ages 4+