Now is the time to pick up spring and summer gear before the selection starts dwindling. (Just try to find a toddler swimsuit in July—we dare you.) Here are some amazing sales happening across the GTA through the end of April.
The makers of Barbie, American Girl, and Hot Wheels are offering up to 50% off at the massive Mattel Toy Outlet Warehouse Sale, which ends this week. 6155 Freemont Blvd., Mississauga, Apr. 17 and 19.
At the Kids and Maternity Spring/Summer Sale, score seasonal clothing and shoes, toys and books, baby gear, and more at huge discounts. Donate to save more and shop before the public. Tibetan Canadian Cultural Centre, 40 Titan Rd., Mississauga. April 22–23.
Try before you buy, for everything you need from prenatal to preschool, at the 16th Annual BabyTime Show. Among the more than 250 exhibitors are Snuggle Bugz, Diono, Medela, Munchkin, and Pottery Barn Kids, plus local shops and artisans. International Centre, Hall 5, 6900 Airport Rd., Mississauga. April 25–27.
The 32nd semi-annual Great Kids Stuff Sale is a cornucopia of new and gently used toys, strollers, high chairs, and other finds for ages newborn to six. St. Clement’s Church, 70 St. Clement’s Ave., Toronto. Apr. 26
Many great deals can be found from the vendors/moms at the Spring Mom-to-Mom Sale, billed as the GTA’s biggest sale for gently used baby and kids’ clothes, toys, and gear. Markham Fairgrounds, 10801 McCowan Rd., Markham. Apr. 26.