The Affordable Toy Guide

December 06, 2018

The kids may be making their lists and checking it twice while you consider what gifts are within your budget. Get in the holiday spirit of saving time and money by checking off the toy gift list for less at Dollar General. Spread extra cheer when you receive an instant 25% discount off all qualifying toy purchases of $75 or more, both in-store and online, through December 24, 2018*. Discover a few curated toy and gift ideas for babies, children, tweens and teens below.

For the first time ever, Dollar General is offering LEGO®. With sets starting as low as $4, find a LEGO® toy set that fits your budget.

Children can take to the sky for a birds-eye view with the cool LEGO® Creator 3in1 Drone Explorer or shake the ground with a Mighty Dinosaurs set.

Children can play with friends like Olivia with the LEGO® Friends Service & Care Truck or practice their aim on Stephanie’s own personal mini golf putting green in LEGO® Friends Stephanie's Bedroom. Find a wide variety of LEGO® sets at Dollar General that can suit any imagination.

Baby and Preschool Toys

The Fisher-Price® Chatter Telephone® is a classic toy that features a smiling face, spinning dial and fun ringing-phone sounds that may help get any child chatting and moving. 

Have the baby care for a plush pet with the Doc McStuffins® Vet Carrier. This toy features a carrier, food bowl, play Vet stethoscope and otoscope.

Video Games and Electronics

For the tech lovers, check out gifts like Home Bluetooth Tower Stereo Speaker or an Art+Vision Virtual Reality Headset with Headphones.

Keep the entire family busy on Christmas Day as adults and kids alike can have fun playing video games on the Atari Flashback Classic Game Console, which includes more than 100 built-in games.

Puzzles and Books

Turn Christmas into a learning experience with a science experiment set that allows kids and adults be scientists for the day. Consider a Friendship Bracelet Kit for those who love to design their own creations. 


Gift the analytical thinkers an affordable and colorful puzzle like this 500 Piece Puzzle that is available in assorted designs for $5. Plus, it can make for a great family activity!

Learning and Pretending

Children can unleash their imagination with learning and pretending toys like the Chef’s Collection Cookware Play Set that features 10 durable metal pieces that may last for years. A handy toy tool box set can be perfect for the littles one who dream of being a carpenter or fixer-upper and may be the perfect supplement for the My Very Own Tool Bench toy.

Little ones can create Play-Doh® sandwiches and other treats using the Play-Doh® Lunchtime Creations Set or snip silly Play-Doh® hairdos with this Create and Cut Set

*Discount taken off the lowest retail price at the register. No digital coupon required. Cannot be combined with any other offer. Excludes LEGO®, electronics, DVDs, MP3 players and ASOTV® items.
Dollar General offers a wide selection of popular toys from My Little Pony®, Spider-Man®, Barbie®, Frozen®, Monster High®, Disney®, Hot Wheels®, Paw Patrol®, Doc McStuffins®, Trolls®, Fisher Price®, LOL Surprise®, Mattel®, Hasbro®, Fingerlings®, Hatchimals®, Hopkins®, Pikmi Pops®, Marvel®, Discovery Kids®, Nerf®, Play-Doh®, JoJo Siwa® and more. To see all of Dollar General’s new and exciting toy offers, visit the Dollar General Toy Book online here.
For additional savings this holiday season, consider signing up for Dollar General’s Digital Coupons Program that help provide customers with an easy-to-use platform and digital coupons.  Sign up today by clicking here, by visiting or accessing coupons on the Dollar General mobile app. Customers can load coupons to the account and redeem at check out during their next visit!  Plus, for a limited time, new Digital Coupon subscribers can receive $1 off their first purchase of $1 or more.

About Dollar General Corporation 

Dollar General Corporation (NYSE: DG) is proud to serve as America’s neighborhood general store. Founded in 1939, Dollar General lives its mission of Serving Others every day by providing access to affordable products and services for its customers, career opportunities for its employees, and literacy and education support for its hometown communities. As of August 4, 2023, the company’s 19,488 Dollar General, DG Market, DGX and pOpshelf stores across the United States and Mi Súper Dollar General stores in Mexico provide everyday essentials including food, health and wellness products, cleaning and laundry supplies, self-care and beauty items, and seasonal décor from our high-quality private brands alongside many of the world’s most trusted brands such as Coca Cola, PepsiCo/Frito-Lay, General Mills, Hershey, J.M. Smucker, Kraft, Mars, Nestlé, Procter & Gamble and Unilever.  Learn more at

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