Here are the best Christmas toys for 5 year old boys 2017. I’m a mommy toy blogger and I have the most amazing 5-year-old son who helps me review the best toys for boys his age. Together we’ve put together this amazing list of gift ideas for five year old boys. Whether you’re shopping for a birthday or Christmas, these are the top picks for boys age 5.
Five year old boys like Super Heroes (especially Batman), Ninja Turtles, Legos, Knex and other building toys. Boys age 5 also like to play outdoors, they like ride-on toys, sports toys and things that keep them active. On this page you will find the very best gift ideas for boys 5 years old, no matter what your budget is, you’ll be able to find something great to buy a five year old boy for his birthday or Christmas.
I always start off with my top favorite picks and then work my way through the different types of awesome toys that 5 year old boys want by category.
2017 TOP TOYS FOR 5 YR OLD BOYS FOR CHRISTMAS
These are the best of the best when it comes to toys for 5 year old boys. You can’t go wrong with these gift ideas if you’re shopping for a boy that’s five-years-old. At the top here we’ve started with some of our favorite toys and you’ll find even more exciting ideas just below. Games, cars, electronics and all sorts of cool gift ideas 5 year old boys love!
SUPER HERO MASKS FOR 5 YEAR OLD BOYS
Little boys love Super Heroes, it’s pretty much all the talk about! My son loves his Batman mask, his little buddy has Spider-Man. They like to play Super Heroes and fight the “Bad Guys”. The picture above is my son in his Batman mask at Sam’s Club.
IMAGINEXT TOYS FOR 5 YEAR OLD BOYS LOVE
These are really cool toys because they are so indepth. There’s so many places to play and imagine with IMAGINEXT. Boys can sit for hours and play with them (and that says a lot at this age). Many times my son has been quiet for the longest time while playing with this in his room (so quiet I have to come check and make sure he’s alive still) – these things are TONS of fun. Trap doors, hidden rooms, cages, and lots of other moving parts that keep them busy forever.
PLASMACAR RIDE ON TOY FOR KIDS!
The Plasma Car is an awesome ride-on toy for boys! This self-propelled, kid-powered car uses natural force and gravity to move forward. There are no batteries or pedals.
THE VTECH KIDIZOOM SMARTWATCH DX IS A COOL GIFT IDEA!
This VTech Kidizoom Smartwatch does it all, with built in camera, video recorder, games and more – it’s the perfect electronic gift for a five year old boy. Take pictures and use the special effects to make a masterpiece out of it.
LINCOLN LOGS BUILDING SETS ARE A CLASSIC TOY TO BUY A 5 YR OLD BOY!
Building sets are the best toys for boys age five and Lincoln Logs are among the best there is. Lincoln logs foster creativity and essential building and spacial awareness development. Lincoln Logs make one of the best toys for 5 year old boys, they will keep them entertained for hours on end. The bigger the set, the better!
LINCOLN LOGS – Oak Creek Lodge – 137 Pieces – Ages 3+ Preschool Education ToyLINCOLN LOGS – 100th Anniversary Tin – 111 All-Wood Pieces – Ages 3+ Construction Education ToyLINCOLN LOGS – Forge Mill Cabin – 51 Pieces – Ages 3+ – Preschool Educational Toy
PLAYMAGS ARE AN AWARD WINNING GIFT FOR A 5 YR OLD BOY!
These PlayMags are an award winning gift to buy a five year old boy. They are magnetic building tiles that are clear and colorful. You can connect them on the magnetic edges to build all kinds of structures. This 100-piece building set has the pieces to build a cool PlayMags vehicle and a storage bag. You could buy ordinary building blocks – or you could go for something much more awesome like PlayMags! It’s an award winner and highly rated by kids and parents!
BUILDING TOYS FOR 5 YEAR OLD BOYS
I love building toys for five year old boys because its the best age to get them thinking on a whole new level. As a toy review blogger and the mom of a five-year-old boy, I highly recommend buying gifts like these because they are going to develop essential skills through them. These make the very best birthday and Christmas toys for boys 5 years old.
BRUDER MAN TRUCKS
These high-quality, durable trucks are inspired by the real thing. The attention to detail in each one will keep your little boys busy and intrigued. They have real moving parts that look like a miniature version of the real thing.
KIDKRAFT MEGA RAMP RACING SET
This is a 3-level mega ramp for your cars. There’s a lift elevator to take your cars to the top where they can choose to go down the spiral slide or the 3-story mega ramp that will launch them through the finish line.
- 3-story ramp
- 3-story slide
- Elevator to take cars to te top
- Gas pump
- 2-way race ramp launches cars past the finish line
These are not made like Hot Wheels toys, they are a much higher quality toy made to last for years and years to come.
BEST GAMES FOR FIVE YEAR OLD BOYS
Looking for a good game to play with a five year old? Sum Swamp is a fun game all about addition and subtraction. Goblet Gobblers is an exciting and strategic way to play Tic-Tac-Toe, it’s won many awards! These are the best games to buy a five year old boy.
GEO SAFARI KIDS MICROSCOPE!
Five year old boys have a natural love for science and exploration. This Educational Insights GeoSafari talking microscope makes the perfect gift idea because they do things that real scientists do. Take a look at twelve fascinating bugs up close, learn cool bug facts, and test your knowledge of these different bugs with the built in quiz games. This kids microscope is the perfect introduction to scientific observation and exploration.
SCIENCE KITS FOR 5 YEAR OLD BOYS
Science kits are a great way to get little mind thinking about the world around them. These are some of our favorite science kits for 5 year old boys. Getting your five year old boy into science early is a great way to start him off on the right foot when he gets to grade school. These are some of the best science kits for five yr olds boys:
HELP A 5 YEAR OLD RIDE A BIKE!
Five years old is the perfect age to start learning to ride a bike. If you are helping your boy ride a bike, this is the ultimate assistant. The balance bikes are great because the hardest part of learning to ride is getting the balance right. It is much easier to learn without pedals in the way.
MORE GIFT LISTS FOR SIMILAR AGES?
Here are some other boys gifts ideas that might interest you?
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- 1 2017 TOP TOYS FOR 5 YR OLD BOYS FOR CHRISTMAS
- 2 SUPER HERO MASKS FOR 5 YEAR OLD BOYS
- 3 IMAGINEXT TOYS FOR 5 YEAR OLD BOYS LOVE
- 4 PLASMACAR RIDE ON TOY FOR KIDS!
- 5 THE VTECH KIDIZOOM SMARTWATCH DX IS A COOL GIFT IDEA!
- 6 LINCOLN LOGS BUILDING SETS ARE A CLASSIC TOY TO BUY A 5 YR OLD BOY!
- 7 PLAYMAGS ARE AN AWARD WINNING GIFT FOR A 5 YR OLD BOY!
- 8 BUILDING TOYS FOR 5 YEAR OLD BOYS
- 9 BRUDER MAN TRUCKS
- 10 KIDKRAFT MEGA RAMP RACING SET
- 11 BEST GAMES FOR FIVE YEAR OLD BOYS
- 12 GEO SAFARI KIDS MICROSCOPE!
- 13 SCIENCE KITS FOR 5 YEAR OLD BOYS