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New York Toy Fair 2017
February 18 @ 8:00 am - March 21 @ 5:00 pm EST
Toy Fair is produced by the Toy Industry Association™, Inc. (TIA), the not-for-profit trade association representing all businesses involved in creating and bringing toys and youth entertainment products to kids of all ages. TIA’s more than 900 members account for approximately 90% of the annual U.S. domestic toy market of $25B.
Toy Fair registration is open to the trade only; Toy Fair is not open to the public.
NO ONE under the age of 18, including infants, will be admitted.
WHAT: The 114th North American International Toy Fair – the largest toy show in the Western Hemisphere – is an EXCLUSIVE event for trade guests and media only, who will get to test out hundreds of thousands of brand-new playthings and show viewers this year’s coolest toys before they hit store shelves.
WHEN: Saturday, February 18 – Tuesday, February 21 (show opens daily at 9 a.m.)
WHERE: Jacob K. Javits Convention Center, New York City
DETAILS: Toy Fair will bring 30,000 play professionals from around the globe to NYC this weekend for four, fun-filled days of play! Be among the first to see the industry’s hottest new toys & games – from skill-building creative toys, to exciting active toys, to innovative playthings that raise the bar on learning and fun. More than 1,100 companies, from inventive startups to veteran brands, will transform 443,000 NSF of exhibit space at the Javits Center into a massive playground.
HOW: Registration is mandatory for access to Toy Fair. Verification of media credentials is required.
Media can sign up on-site at the show.
About the Toy Industry Association (TIA)
TIA is the not-for-profit trade association representing all businesses involved in creating and delivering toys and youth entertainment products for kids of all ages. TIA is the owner and operator of the North American International Toy Fair, held annually in New York City. The Association serves as the industry’s voice on the cognitive, social, emotional, and creative benefits of play, and promotes play’s positive impact on childhood development to consumers and media. TIA has a long history of leadership in toy safety, having helped develop the first comprehensive toy safety standard more than 40 years ago, and remains committed to working with medical experts, government, consumers, and industry on ongoing programs to ensure safe and fun play. For more information, please visit www.toyassociation.org, www.toyfairny.com, or www.thegeniusofplay.org.