Aldi launches huge wooden toy sale just in time for Christmas

Aldi launches huge toy sale

As little ones begin writing their Christmas lists, organised shoppers can get ahead of the Christmas panic with Aldi’s annual October Toy Event returning to stores this week.

With just two months to go until Christmas, we are thrilled to announce budget retailer Aldi has announced its annual Toy Event has returned for a fifth year.

Shoppers can get a head start on their festive shopping with Aldi’s selection of wooden toys, as well as an assortment of soft toys and storage solutions which will be back on shelves from Thursday 31st October and available to pre-order online from Sunday 27th October.

Parents can choose from a huge range of over 50 toys including Aldi’s Wooden Ice Cream Emporium (£59.99), and the sensational Unicorn Ride On (£129.99).

Four of the toys are only available online however, but these exclusive online-only items offer shoppers savings of up to 55%, in comparison to other leading competitor brands.

But the entire Aldi toy range is only available while stocks last, and as with all Specialbuys, once they’re gone, they’re gone!

If you want to skip the Christmas panic don’t forget you can pre-order online from Sunday 27th October to be sure you’re tot has their favourite presents under the Christmas tree on the 25th December.

Aldi’s Wooden Ice Cream Emporium, £59.00

Wooden Ice Cream Emporium / Credit: Aldi

This Wooden Ice Cream Emporium will transport little ones to a mouth-watering world of swirls, chunks and much more. Your kids will want to spend hours playing with this ice-cream cart of sweet treats. It’s available exclusively online (it won't be in stores) with a saving of £65 compared to the leading competitor.

Unicorn Ride On, £129.99

Unicorn Ride On / Credit: Aldi

There’s still room for a little more unicorn-excitement in our lives. Aldi’s Unicorn Ride On is back so your kids can venture on magical journeys this festive season. Your little tots can sit on and ride around on the unicorn’s wheels. While £129.99 may seem a little pricey, it’s the cheapest we found on the market for its size – and, compared to the leading competitor you save £70. Available online only.

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Aldi’s Premium Wooden Toy Kitchen, £89.99

Premium Wooden Toy Kitchen / Credit: Aldi

Your tots will love cooking up a storm this Christmas with Aldi’s Wooden Toy Kitchen. A firm favourite with the little ones, this wooden set returns online just in time for all those budding chefs to help out with preparing the Christmas roast dinner. At just £89.99, you will save £150.00, compared to another leading toy retailer's version on sale for £240. Available online only.

Aldi's Wooden Open Plan Dolls House, £69.99

Wooden Open Plan Dolls House / Credit: Aldi

A traditional wooden dolls house will make a spectacular gift for your children. The dolls house opens up to reveal three floors, and a front and back garden. The roof lifts off easily too, providing plenty of space to play with the tiny characters. Available online only.

Dumbo and Hungry Caterpillar Soft Toys, £16.99

Dumbo and Hungry Caterpillar Soft Toys / Credit: Aldi

If you're looking for the perfect stocking fillers this Christmas Aldi are selling the cuddliest of companions for your little ones. There's nothing more comforting than a new soft toy to snuggle up to this Christmas - your kids will love these additions to their bedrooms.

Wooden Playshop / Theatre, £29.99

Wooden Playshop and Theatre / Credit: Aldi

Aldi's Wooden Playshop, which also doubles up as a theatre, will bring your kids bundles of fun this Christmas. Your kids can dream up all kinds of stories with this theatre stage and set their imaginations free.

Mermaid Blanket, £14.99

Mermaid Blanket / Credit: Aldi

Just in time for the chilly winter months, Aldi has launched a gorgeous sequinned mermaid blanket in silver, pink or green. We guarantee it will be your kids new favourite bedroom accessory. If your tot loves all things sparkly, pop this under the tree this Christmas.

Wooden Fire Station, £19.99

Watch your toddlers play and explore with a fire engine, fire ladders, firemen figurines and a helicopter. At just £19.99, you're certainly getting a lot for your money. It's the perfect gift for adventure-craving little ones.

Wooden Pull Along, £6.99

Wooden Pull Along / Credit: Aldi

Wooden push and pull toys are great for getting tots to take their first steps if they're still crawling. Toddlers will enjoy taking these little animals for a playful walk - including a unicorn, pet pup, dinosaur and crocodile.

If you want to make sure your little one has exactly the presents they asked for to open up on Christmas morning, and you're keen to get your Christmas shopping done early why not take a look at our must have Christmas toys for boys and girls 2019.

Will you be picking up any of the toys in the Aldi toy sale when it launches in stores next week? Let us know which ones your kids will love on our Facebook page!

Sibelle Mehmet
Junior Digital Writer

Sibelle Mehmet is a Junior Digital Writer at She joined the team in April 2019 and was her first job since completing a MA in Magazine Journalism at City, the University of London in the summer of 2019. Sibelle previously interned at a number of national titles including OK!, Heat, Closer, Mother & Baby, and The Times Newspaper magazine. She's written extensively about the latest celebrity, showbiz, and royal news.