50 Fun Christmas Gifts For Kids Under $50

If you tend to procrastinate when it comes to buying Christmas gifts, you may want to break that habit this year. As I’m writing this, Christmas is still a couple of months away but if you’ve been paying attention to the news many stores and brands are encouraging people to shop early because they are experiencing supply and distribution issues and they don’t think it’s going to get better anytime soon.

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Ok, you may have started panicking but there’s no need to because I’m going to help you out with this gift guide of 50 fun gift ideas for children of all ages. All of the items can be found on Amazon or Target.com so you don’t have to go very far or use a lot of time or energy shopping.

Amazon children’s gifts

1. Junior Scrabble - I was never very good at Scrabble but did learn a few new words when I played the junior and adult versions.

2. Four Mile Range Toy Walkie Talkies - These can be used inside or outside. There are 22 channels enhanced by 38 CTCSS sub-channels/ privacy codes to cut down on outside interference and create privacy.

3. Elmer’s Rainbow Glitter Glue 31 Pen Set - Who doesn’t love glitter! This will keep the kids occupied for a while.

4. Bop It Game - If you played this as a kid this is an updated version of that. It says to have 10 new fun moves including whip it, cradle it, and sing it.

5. Ten Pack Case of Play-Doh - I loved making things out of Play-Doh but my mom didn’t like it so we only got to play with it occasionally or when we were at Grandma’s house.

6. MindWare Science Academy Lip Balm Lab - A combination of science and beauty this science experiment kit teaches about chemical properties while making your own lip balm.

7. Wilson Traditional Soccer Ball - Yay soccer!

8. Perler Beads Sweet Shoppe Fuse Craft Activity Kit - This kit includes everything needed to make colorful candy, ice cream treats, and more.

9. Playmobil Rescue Ambulance - My siblings and I loved these types of toys they would keep us occupied for hours.

10. Star Wars Galaxy of Adventures The Mandalorian Action Figures - If your kids like Star Wars they will probably enjoy these two action figures as they come with blaster accessories.

11. Star Wars Mission Fleet Han Solo Millennium Falcon Figure and Vehicle - Another fun gift option for the kid that likes Star Wars.

12. Spalding Varsity Multi Color Outdoor Basketball - Work on your basketball skills with this outdoor basketball.

13. Razor A Kick Scooter - This scooter allows the kids to use it for several years because it has easy-to-adjust handlebars that can be set to the perfect ride height.

14. ExploreOne Binoculars - They come with a carry case so your little one can look at things close up when exploring the yard or going for a ride in the car.

15. NERF Hyper Rush-40 Pump-Action Blaster - This is a toy that kids of all ages, and even adults, can enjoy.

16. Sing-along PRO Bluetooth Karaoke Microphone and Speaker - Jam out to any song, with tons of controls to make everyone’s singing sound perfect.

17. Bluetooth Foldable Headphones - Not only is this colorful headset but it has an adjustable headband and a detachable cable it can be used hands-free or not.

18. Yahtzee Jr. - In my family we play the adult version often. This junior version looks like it would be a little easier and more interesting for young kids than the adult version.

19. Giant Yard Games - if you like to spend time outside as a family (or just want to get the kids outside) this game set includes everything you need to play Yardzee and yardkle games.

20. Spectacular Magic Show Set - This is a great set for the aspiring magician which includes a disappearing card box, traveling handkerchief, vanishing salt, and more.

21. LEGO Creator Double Decker London Bus - Included is everything needed to ​​build a retro bus with turning wheels plus transparent window and light elements.

22. Mini Cruiser Plastic Skateboard - Comes in multiple fun colors, is perfect for skaters in any stage of life, and is a convenient size for easy travel.

23. Fisher-Price Rock-a-Stack and Baby's First Blocks Bundle - Pretty much every baby I know loves the rock-a-stack. Plus the blocks that come in this bundle are so colorful and come with a handy bucket.

24. LEGO Construction Truck & Tracked Excavator Building Site - Let your child live out their construction dreams with this Lego set.

25. CoComelon Boo Boo JJ Deluxe Feature Plush - Apparently little kids love Cocomelon so this would probably make their Christmas morning to unwrap this gift. The check-up bag includes a bandage Case with 3 fun bandages, a thermometer to check JJ's temperature, a stethoscope to listen to his heart, and a syringe to give him a shot. 

26. Take-Along Shape Sorter Activity Bag - This top includes a padded case with 2 activity sides, a take-along handle, and 9 textured blocks in 9 colors and shapes.

27. Bubble Lawn Mower - The grandson of one of my past neighbors had a play lawnmower that he loved to play with. Sadly he didn't have one like this. This play lawnmower doubles as a bubble blower machine!

28. Child’s Digital Camera - I had a similar camera when I was young, the big difference is that mine had film instead of being digital. I loved it and kept it till broke. If your kid likes taking pictures with your phone, get them their own camera.

29. Personalized Wooden Name Puzzle - I got one as a child and still have it.

30. VTech Touch and Swipe Baby Phone - If your little one loves playing with your phone, get them their own!

31. Pretend Doctor/Dentist/Medical Kit - This looks like the ultimate doctor playset. It comes with (get ready for it) a Stethoscope, Blood Pressure Cuff, Forceps, Bandage, Eyeglasses, ID Tag, Scalpel, Tweezer, Syringe, Scissors, Reflex Hammer, Bedpan, Ear Scope, Oral Mirror, Doctor coat, Doctor Clipboard Paper and Print, Pill Bottles, Pulse Machine, Toothbrush, Flashlight, Thermometer, Otoscope, Denture, and Case.

Target children’s gifts

32. Awesome Outdoor Science Experiments for Kids - This book has more than 50 fun experiments that show kids science in action as they play outside. Every experiment focuses on at least one aspect of STEAM: science, technology, engineering, arts, and math.

33. The Berenstain Bears Night Before Christmas - There are so many great books in this series but why not start with the Christmas-themed one?

34. Hot Wheels Flying Customs Sto & Go Trackset - Give your Hot Wheel car a car wash, fill up the tank, and then keep on traveling.

35. Barbie Big City, Big Dreams Dorm Room Playset - I thought Barbie already went to college (lol!).

36. Connect 4 Game - This is a strategic board game for two players.

37. All the Animals: How to Draw Book - 5-minute drawing lessons specifically for kids.

38. My Look 6-in-1 Light-Up Super Spa Salon Activity Kit - Get a salon-style pedicure at home with massaging foot rollers and foot buffer, real polishes, pedi soak, pedi slippers & more!

39. Dr. Seuss's ABC: An Amazing Alphabet Book! - This was published in a format especially suited for babies and toddlers.

40. Perfectly Cute Grocery Cart - Let’s play grocery store with this cute cart that has a child seat for a baby doll, barista coffee cup & holder, fruit & veggie market items, and more.

41. 5 Second Rule Board Game - I’d never heard of this game before but it’s been around for about 10 years and looks like a lot of fun.

42. If You Give a Mouse a Cookie - This is an annoying but very entertaining story.

43. Fisher-Price Hide & Peek Pop-Up - Push a mushroom and a squeaking mouse pops up to say hello. Slide a leaf to meet a friendly fox. Pet a butterfly and its buddy, the hedgehog, joins the fun.

44. VTech Drill and Learn Toolbox - This includes an electronic fix-it tray, drill, hammer, wrench, nails and screws, and working toy drill.

45. CoComelon Roto Plush Bedtime JJ Doll - Apparently the kiddos like CoComelon (I have no idea what it is except some kid's TV show).

46. Star Wars Baby Yoda 8" Plush - Baby Yodas were really popular last year, not sure how popular they will be this year.

47. ​​Alphabet Foam Tiles - Each tile is colorful, thick and ​​has a removable letter that can be easily popped out and played with.​​

48. Are You My Mother? - This was a popular book in our house growing up.

49. Wild Savanna Jigsaw 400 piece Puzzle - This puzzle is a collection of animals from the African savanna.

50. USA Map Kids' Wooden Puzzle - The wooden puzzle board features state capitals under the pieces! The state’s population, motto, size, and year of statehood are featured on the back.


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