Walmart Reveals Hottest Toys for the 2021 Holiday Season


Wal-Mart has announced this years top sellers and most popular toys for the 2021 holiday shopping season.

BENTONVILLE, Ark., Sept. 29, 2021  Get your shopping lists ready! Walmart, America’s Best Toy Shop, revealed its annual TopRated by Kids Toy List, featuring the must-have toys of the holiday season. Selected by real kids, this year’s top picks include 16 Walmart exclusives  more than any year before. 

Our customers know Walmart is the #1 toy destination with the best selection of the most popular toys, all at Walmart’s incredibly low prices,” said Steve Ronchetto, vice president of toys at Walmart U.S. “This year, we’re proud to help customers plan ahead and shop the most soughtafter toys now with our TopRated by Kids Toy List as their guide. And, with an expanded toy assortment that’s bigger than ever, customers will be able to find gifts for every child on their list at Walmart. 

This year’s list features the hottest toys for kids of all ages that span themes from learning-based play to active toys for outdoor fun. And now, drumroll please:  

Walmart’s 2021 TopRated by Kids Toy List 

Awakening Imagination 

In a world full of screen time, these toys inspire children to use their imagination and build their own worlds through play.   


Edutainment Expression 

Merge the worlds of learning and play to express creativity everyday with these toys.    


Fresh Air Fun   

On or off wheels, these Walmart-exclusive toys encourage kids to go outside and feel the cool breeze in their hair.    

Not-So-Pretend Pets 

Fun, interactive toy pets are perfect for toddlers through tweens.    


On-Screen and Streaming Favorites 

These toys bring popular TV and movie characters to life in new ways.    


Timeless Toys 

Tried-and-true classics with a twist that spark excitement across generations.