When the weather doesn’t cooperate with your outside plans (hello rain and cold) it can be easy to get stuck inside with nothing to do. However, less time spent in the great outdoors doesn’t have to mean a lack of fun for your kids. With a bit of creativity, there are plenty of options to entertain them indoors - from pretend play toys to music toys that will keep them singing all day long. At HipKids, we believe that every day should be an exciting adventure; whether it’s inside or outside! So if the weather isn’t cooperating, read on as we look into the best indoor activities for kids!
Activity Gym Toys - Let your kids challenge themselves with our activity gym toys!
If you’re looking for a way to tire out your little ones whilst helping them improve balance and coordination, take a peek at our selection of activity gym toys. It has been shown that active play is an important tool for the development of motor skills in children such as climbing, crawling, stretching, balancing and bending as well as improving spatial awareness, especially when playing with friends. These activity gym toys are perfect for keeping your kids active, teaching the importance of exercise early on, and you never know - you might get in a good workout whilst supervising! The following active gym toys are the perfect indoor activities for kids!
Soft Activity Play Gym
Our Soft Play Gym is a fun way to help your little ones gain confidence with their movements and encourages active play in a safe environment. This activity gym toy is great for younger children (above 12 months old) who need a little more cushion when running around. The activity gym contains lightweight foam pieces that are covered in high-quality PU material with velcro strips on the base to securely hold the activity gym. It’s a customer favourite and one that can comfortably fit in any playroom with any style!
Indoor Pikler Activity Play Gym Set
If your child is a little more advanced with activity gym toys then the Indoor Pikler Activity Play Set of 3 will be your go-to play gym for helping with balance and coordination. This 3-piece set will keep your child entertained and engaged for hours — encouraging physical activity to improve hand-eye coordination and strengthen little muscles. The best part is, you can rearrange, mix and match the set to create the most suitable activity play gym for your little one.
Cooking Challenge - Have your kids use their pretend play toys to cook up a storm!
Let’s face it, having little helpers in the kitchen can be both an adventure and a test of patience. But teaching our kids basic cooking skills in a safe environment can be a lot of fun! With HipKids collection of kitchens in the pretend play toys range you can ensure that your little ones can learn the tools of cooking with pretend cooktops, microwaves, fridges, ovens and sinks!
Our range caters to all kids needs and will match any playroom decor with simple, contemporary designs. Food and baking sets are also available for those little ones who want to dive right into cooking. And, the best part? It’s one of the best indoor activities for kids to keep them entertained for hours.
Unsure which toy kitchen to choose for your kids? Read about the Best Kids Toy Kitchens in our range!
Music Galor - Bring out the music toys for some sing-along fun!
Get ready to rock out with music toys! No need for super fancy instruments, simply choose from the kids music toys in our Kids Musical Instruments collection! There are plenty of options for all ages — starting from maracas all the way to a wooden musical toy piano. And, if your little ones are feeling extra musical, why not treat them to a Toy Music Bundle that will keep them switching between instruments and learning different sounds?
Not only is music a great way to bond with family and friends, but it also has educational benefits for kids including improving memory and cognitive function. So rally those toys up and get your little one involved with music for some fun indoor play!
Sensory Toys for Toddlers - Let your little ones learn while playing!
Sensory toys for toddlers are the perfect indoor toys for learning and fun! Playtime can be productive as these toys engage all five senses, helping your little one learn and explore the world around us. Knowing how important these toys are for ongoing learning, we stock sensory toys for babies through to toddler age. Our most trending sensory toys include the HipKids Grey Ball Pit, Hammer Bench, Rain Maker and HipKids Push Truck. These are timeless favourites that can be used by all young children for indoor play.
Our sensory toys for toddlers range includes a variety of bright colours, interesting textures, and exciting sounds that make them interesting. Plus, they keep your little ones occupied and entertained for hours. So go ahead, and let your kids play to their heart’s content with sensory toys. View the full range here!
HipKids Has the Best Indoor Activities for Kids
All in all indoor activities can be just as engaging as outdoor ones. And, just because it’s a little colder or raining, doesn’t mean the fun has to stop! With our HipKids range of indoor toys, you have plenty of options. From activity gyms to musical toys, we’ve got everything you need to create the best indoor activities for your kids! Discover our full selection of kids toys and watch your little ones enjoy hours of creative playtime. You’ll never run out of the best indoor activities for your kids!