Geppetto's Toy Box
Let your inner child play
Let your inner child play when you visit Geppetto’s Toy Box at 730 Lake St. iOak Park (708 445-9906). With a clear focus on the littlest customers, this is a place of delighted smiles and hands-on play as children fill the aisles and pull their favorites from packed shelves. Cheerful wall murals tell tales of pirates and dragons, while dangling dream catchers and floating hot air balloons also capture the imagination.
From bikes and board games, to puzzles and plushies, to skateboards and science kits, the shop features row upon row of toys including brands like LEGO and Hasbro as well as specialty merchandise. Among popular lines are Fairy Finery dress-up costumes and doll clothes, wood toys from HABA and Hape, and — hot this year — Kaos soccer balls.
Special events, like game nights, card-trading days and, on Sept. 15 and 16, a visit from a silhouette artist, are among the many ways this family-owned toy shop puts offers a distinctive shopping experience for its customers.Edit Module