Getting Your Toys *In Time*

As we get closer and closer to December 25th, more people are reaching out to ask if they buy now will they get their toys in time. 

We always want to say "yes", but sometimes we need to say "probably" or "maybe" or even "we certainly hope so!"

Here are some dates you need to consider when placing your order for Christmas. 

premium deluxe 6-car train set

SHIPPING

All packages are shipped ASAP out of Waterloo, Ontario using Canada Post XpressPost. Right now, we are taking a shipment to the post office almost every day. 

Canada Post says their shipping deadlines are:

  • December 18th for National
  • December 21st for Regional and Local 

More details direct from Canada Post click here

Given those dates and the fact we need time to process your order, pack it up carefully, and get them all to the post office (and we are a small family-run business)

We recommend you order: 

  • no later than December 14th for shipping across Canada - "National"
  • no later than December 16th for shipping within Southern Ontario - "Regional" and "Local"

Quick Summary for Shipping:

  • National - order no later than December 14th (the sooner the better!)
  • Southern Ontario - order no later than December 16th (the sooner the better!).

CURBSIDE PICKUP

If you are local, we recommend you do a curbside pickup:

Not only will it let you shop later, it means you can save some money on your shipping and maybe use that to get an extra toy (for your kids, or a friend, or to donate), or to cover other expenses. 

We'll be doing curbside pickups as long as we can in each location. 

Waterloo Curbside Pickup Dates

If you are in, or can get to, the Kitchener/Waterloo and region, you can do Curbside Pickup at our Waterloo Curbside Pickup location.
December 24th is our last pickup at the Waterloo Curbside location. We recommend you get your order in by December 22nd.

Toronto and the GTA Pickup Dates

If you are in the Toronto or GTA, you can do curbside pick at our downtown Toronto Curbside Pickup location
December 20th is our last pickup at our Toronto curbside pickup location. We recommend you get your order in by December 18th. 

Newmarket, Richmond Hill, Barrie, southern Simcoe County, York County Pickup Dates

If you are in, or can get to Newmarket/Bradford, you can take advantage of our our Schomberg Curbside Pickup location
December 24th is our last pickup at the Schomberg Curbside location. We recommend you get your order in by December 22nd. 

 

Quick Summary, our last pickups will be:

  • December 20th order by December 18th for our Toronto Curbside Pickup.
  • December 24th order by December 22nd for our Schomberg Curbside Pickup
  • December 24th order by December 22nd for our Waterloo Curbside Pickup