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Meet Father Christmas at Hamleys!

  • Date: 28th November–24th December
  • Time: 9am -7:30pm
  • Where: Hamleys Party Room!

Join Father Christmas and his lovable elves at The Finest Toy Shop in the World! for fun, magic and theatre at this very special time of year. I Met Father Christmas at Hamleys! is an extra special experience where children will enjoy up to 1 hour with Father Christmas, take part in seasonal activities, enjoy delicious snacks and receive a special gift bag from Father Christmas to take home.

During school times Weekday Breakfast, Brunch and Lunch are suitable for pre-school age 3-5 years.

  • Each session is 1 hour long, sessions available on select dates.
  • Saturday Breakfast: 9am–10am
  • Sunday Breakfast: 10am-11am
  • Weekday Breakfast: 10:30am-11:30am
  • Saturday Brunch: 11am-12pm
  • Sunday Brunch: 12pm-1pm
  • Saturday & Weekday Lunch: 1pm-2pm
  • Saturday Tea: 3pm-4pm
  • Sunday & Weekday Tea: 4:30pm-5:30pm
  • Saturday Late Tea: 5pm-6pm
  • Weekday Late Tea: 6:30pm-7:30pm

During this group session each little guest will hear magical stories of Christmas, sing festive songs, enjoy Christmas games, write their own Christmas wish list and enjoy special time with Father Christmas himself all surrounded by the finest toys in the world!


Spooky Storytime at Hamleys!

  • Date: 12th – 16th October 2015
  • Time: 12pm - 1pm
  • Where: Hamleys Glasgow!

You won’t need to go door to door this Halloween to find frightening fun! Hamleys are the only stop you will need this Halloween! Throughout October Half Term we will be telling terrifying tales and creepy chronicles which will send shivers down your spine!

Meet at the book section for some freaky fiction every day this Halloween week with the Hamleys Halloween Team!

Hamleys Moovers and Shakers Monster Mash Dance Competition!

  • Date: 12th – 16th October 2015
  • Time: 1pm - 2pm
  • Where: Hamleys Glasgow!

Do the monster mash this October Half Term at Hamleys Glasgow! Dance, dance, dance along with our Hamleys Movers and Shakers!

The Hamleys Experience Team will be there to help you showcase your most mysterious moves! Listen out for your favourite trick or treating tunes and get in to the spooky spirits this Halloween week!

Meet and Greet with Hamley & Hattie Bear!

  • Date: 12th – 16th October 2015
  • Time: 2:30pm – 3pm
  • Where: Hamleys Glasgow!

A trip to Hamleys is never complete without a hug or a high five from Hamley or Hattie Bear!

They can’t wait to see you all this October Half Term! So pop in to take a selfie with Hamley or Hattie Bear, our Hamleys Experience Team or your friends and family with our Instagram frame!

Hamleys will be full of all sorts of Hocus Pocus throughout Halloween, so make sure you keep your eye out for ghoulish goings on!

Get Creative Workshops!

  • Date: 12th – 16th October 2015
  • Time: 12pm – 4pm!
  • Where: Hamleys Glasgow!

It’s time to Get Creative this Halloween with the Hamleys Experience Team!

Every day from 12th – 16th October, we will have Halloween arts & crafts workshops taking place in store. Our Hamleys Demonstrators will also be there to show you just how to use our amazing arts and crafts sets!

You can even take what you make home with you to decorate your house just in time for Halloween night!

Ben & Holly - Elf & Fairy Parties at Hamleys!

  • Date: Saturday 10th October
  • Time: 12pm, 2pm, 4pm
  • Where: Hamleys Glasgow!

Calling all Ben and Holly fans! Hamleys have teamed up with your favourite elf and fairy for a chance to attend a special Elf & Fairy craft party in store this October!

Come and enjoy a private Ben & Holly party at Hamleys Glasgow where each little guest will get to enjoy lots of fun filled Elf and Fairy activities!

To secure your place at one of the three parties simply message us on the Hamleys Glasgow Facebook page. Please let us know which session you would like to attend and how many people you would like to bring!

Additional Information: Session booking only valid with an RSVP from Hamleys via our Facebook page. Places are limited and given out on a first come first serve basis. Hamleys customers should expect queues at all free events held in their local Hamleys Toy Shop. Queues will be cut to ensure the event finishes at the time advertised. Hamleys Standard T&C’s apply.

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Meet Snoopy and Charlie Brown at Hamleys!

  • Date: Sunday 11th October
  • Time: 11am – 5pm
  • Where: Hamleys Glasgow!

To celebrate the release of Snoopy and Charlie Brown the Peanuts Movie, Hamleys Glasgow are giving you the chance to meet the movie characters at the Finest Toy Shop in the World!

Come on down to Hamleys Glasgow and join in the fun, don’t forget to take a photo with Snoopy & Charlie brown that you can share with us on Facebook, Twitter or Instagram using #Hamleys.

Meet the characters at –

  • 11:00am-11.30am
  • 12:00pm-12.30pm
  • 1:00pm-1.30pm
  • 2.30pm-3:00pm
  • 3.30pm-4:00pm
  • 4.30pm-5:00pm

Snoopy and Charlie Brown the Peanuts Movie in cinemas from - 21st December 2015

Charlie Brown, Snoopy, Lucy, Linus and the rest of the beloved “Peanuts” gang make their big-screen debut, like they’ve never been seen before, in state of the art 3D animation. Charlie Brown, the world’s most beloved underdog, embarks upon an epic and heroic quest, while his best pal, the lovable beagle Snoopy, takes to the skies to pursue his arch-nemesis, the Red Baron. From the imagination of Charles M. Schulz and the creators of the ICE AGE films, SNOOPY AND CHARLIE BROWN: THE PEANUTS MOVIE will prove that every underdog has his day.

Additional Information: All Hamleys customers should expect queues at Free events, customers should arrive early to avoid disappointment. Queues will be cut to ensure the event finishes on time. Standard Hamleys T&C’s apply.

Mesmerising Magic Demonstrations!

  • Date: September-October
  • Time: All Day!
  • Where: Hamleys Glasgow!

Hamleys have been astonishing crowds of children for generations with their exclusive magic tricks!

To celebrate 255 years of creating memories, the Hamleys experience team will be on hand every day during September and October to wow you with amazing magic demonstrations. Get involved with the interactive sessions and watch in amazement as Hamleys Brings Toys to Life!

Celebrate 255 years of Magic at Hamleys this autumn!

Ask for a demonstration today!

Additional Information: Hamleys customers should expect queues at all free events held in their local Hamleys Toy Shop. Queues will be cut to ensure the event finishes at the time advertised. Demonstration may only be available at intermittent times during store trade hours.Hamleys Standard T&C’s apply.

Leapfrog Out & About Tour with Scout at Hamleys!

  • Date: 18th October
  • Time: 12pm - 4.30pm
  • Where: Hamleys Glasgow!

Come along to Hamleys for the ultimate play date as LeapFrog presents the Out & About with Scout Tour!

Meet and play with LeapFrog’s loveable puppy pal Scout and join in a magical story time like no other. Have a go on the ultimate active educational gaming system to become a LeapTV champion and win amazing LeapFrog prizes! There are plenty of LeapFrog toys to trial and win, and exclusive one day only offers - come along to Hamleys Glasgow on Sunday 18th October to see for yourself!

  • Leapreader Story time with Scout – 12pm, 1pm, 2pm, 3pm, 4pm
  • Character Meet & Greet – 12:15pm, 1:15pm, 2:15pm, 3:15pm, 4:15pm
  • LeapTV Demonstration – 12:30pm, 1:30pm, 2:30pm, 3:30pm, 4:30pm

Additional Information: Hamleys customers should expect queues at all free events held in their local Hamleys Toy Shop. Queues will be cut to ensure the event finishes at the time advertised. Party room has maximum capacity limits, when reached admittance will be refused. Screening places only valid with confirmation message from Hamleys. Hamleys Standard T&C’s apply.

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Bringing Toys to Life!

  • Date: Every Day!
  • Time: Every minute of the day!
  • Where: In our Toy Shop!

At Hamleys Glasgow we are Bringing Toys to Life!

Come in and meet our Experience Team as they demonstrate some of our incredible Hamleys Toys!

Watch them as they wiz around our shop on Street Gliders, fly RC Helicopters over your head, bring arts and crafts to life with Magic Pens and Sticker Scratcherz and perform amazing magic in front of your eyes!

Story Time with Curly Kirsty!

Story Time with Curly Kirsty!

  • Date: Every Saturday!
  • Time: 1pm, 2pm and 3pm!
  • Where: Tales and Fables Bandstand

Curly Kirsty loves reading stories…and we want you to join her as she takes you on a journey into world of imagination!

Every Saturday come in and join Curly Kirsty as she reads some of the most exciting and best-loved children’s stories ever! Join in the fun as we read stories such as Peppa Pig, the Runaway Chick and much more!

You can find Curly Kirsty in Tales and Fables Bandstand every Saturday at 1pm, 2pm and 3pm!

At Hamleys we are Bringing Books To Life!

WIN WIN WIN with Hamleys Glasgow!

WIN WIN WIN with Hamleys Glasgow!

  • Date: All year round
  • Time: Various
  • Where: In store!

WIN incredible prizes every week with Hamleys Glasgow! To be in with a chance of winning some fantastic goodies, simply like the Hamleys Glasgow Facebook page and keep an eye out for our giveaways!

Have your Dream Birthday Party!

  • Date: Your Birthday!
  • Time: Every day!
  • Where: Hamleys Party Room!

Your exclusive Hamleys birthday party can take place at one of our six locations across the UK and Ireland - London, Cardiff, Glasgow, Manchester, Dublin & Lakeside. From the moment you book your birthday party at Hamleys the fun, magic and theatre begins!

Hosted by the Hamleys Entertainers, our special guests will enjoy an action packed time including activities, games & lots of fun. From treasure hunts and arts & crafts to dancing and party games, the birthday child and their friends will get to enjoy a truly magical experience. Each child will even get to take away a gift bag exclusive to Hamleys!

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  • Date: Keep up to date Every Day!
  • Time: LIKE us today!
  • Where: Online!

We are always having a great time at the Finest Toy Shop in the World! To make sure you don’t miss out on the fun, magic and theatre join us on Facebook by clicking on the link below and LIKE your local page. This means you will never miss out on special events, character visits, special offers, competitions and lots more!

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