NYC Events, Toy Fair, Manhattan Hotel

The American International Toy Fair – A Popular Trade-Only NYC Event

This NYC Event, which takes place near our Manhattan Hotel, attracts those who work in the toy industry. Another related event is perfect for anyone who loves to play!

January 12, 2016

Several trade-only NYC Events take place each year near our Manhattan Hotel, and we welcome both attendees and exhibitors who come from out of town. The American International Toy Fair is one such Event, and it brings more than 30,000 toy and retail industry professionals to the City for four days of exhibits and seminars.

American International Toy Fair
February 13 and February 16, 2016
Jacob K. Javits Convention Center | 655 West 34th Street New York, NY 10001
Tel: 212.216.2000        

Organized by the Toy Industry Association, this NYC Event takes place in 422,000 square feet of space at the Jacob K. Javits Convention Center. Attendees will explore the massive exhibit hall where more than 150,000 products will be shown by vendors from around the world.

While the American International Toy Fair is a trade-only NYC Event, the Toy Industry Association has another event for the public. The Play Fair, which also takes place at the Javits Convention Center, is held on February 13th and 14th, and it’s a chance for people of all ages to enjoy some hands-on fun with offerings from several sponsors including LEGO, Nickelodeon, Girl Scouts of Greater New York, Mommy University, and others.

Play Fair is appropriate for all ages from toddlers through adults. Attendees to this NYC Event can be among the first to get a look at some of the newest toy offerings. Toy collectors will also find exhibitors that will showcase items of interest to them. Tickets are available online for $30 per session or $145 for a Weekend Experience Pass. Family discounts are also available. A pack of four tickets (for the same session) is $110 or a pack of six is $165.

Both the American International Toy Fair and Play Fair are popular NYC Events that attract attendees from around the world. Whether you’re coming for work or for play, these NYC Events are a chance to get a look at the future of toys and entertainment. It’s not too late to register or buy tickets for these Events. Visit the event websites for more information.                

DoubleTree by Hilton Metropolitan is ideally located near the venue for this NYC Event. Our Manhattan Hotel is also near top New York Restaurants, Shopping, and Attractions. Those coming from out of town to attend the American International Toy Fair or other NYC Events can take a look at our current Special Offers or call 800.675.6706 to make a reservation. 

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