Every day is a magical day at Hamleys

By regularly visiting our V&A Waterfront Store page you'll never miss any of the action!

Meet Hamley & Hattie Bear!

Meet Hamley & Hattie Bear!

  • Date: Every weekend!
  • Time: Various times between 1pm-3pm
  • Where: In our Toy Shop!

Hamley & Hattie Bear can’t wait to meet all their new friends in South Africa. Why not come meet these loveable, huggable bears every Saturday and Sunday for photos, selfies and High Fives!

Remember and post your pics using #hamleysSA

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. Hamleys standard Ts&Cs apply.

Have A Luvley Day at Hamleys!

  • Date: Every Weekend these School Holidays
  • Time: 11am - 12pm
  • Where: Hamleys V&A Waterfront!

Have A Luvley Day at the Finest Toy Shop in the World!

Come and join our Luvley girls as they teach you how to create glitzy, cutesy and funky nail art and super cool nail stamping designs on the 25th and 26th of June, and the 9th and 10th of July!

Strut down the catwalk and show everybody your best pose as you Get Luvlified on the 2nd and 3rd of July.

Join Hattie Bear with your rocking dance moves at the funkiest party around on the 16th and 17th of July at the Luvley Dance Off!

Plus every child gets a FREE Balloon, and the chance to win lots of prizes! So get picking your party outfits, practicing your dance moves and get ready to Have a Luvley Day at Hamleys!

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. Hamleys Standard T&C’s apply.

Let's Race at Hamleys!

  • Date: Every Weekend These School Holidays
  • Time: 12pm - 1pm
  • Where: Hamleys V&A Waterfront!

Let's Race at Hamleys!

Explore the Finest Toy Shop in the World these school holidays and get involved in our exciting RC activities!

Take part in the Hamleys Speed Challenge and compete to be top of the leader board in our RC Time Trial to get your Gold Medal!

So fuel your cars, test your oil levels, start your engines and put the pedal to the metal! Let’s Race at Hamleys!

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. Hamleys Standard T&C’s apply.

Soft Toys at Hamleys!

  • Date: Everyday!
  • Time: All Day!
  • Where: In our Toy Shop!

Hamleys have been producing high quality soft toys for over 255 years! Why not treat your child, loved one or even yourself to one of the cuddliest soft toys in the world.

Did you know that Hamleys sells a teddy bear every two minutes and since its opening in 1760, has sold over 15 million, which if lined up from head to paw, would stretch all the way from London to New York.

And remember at Hamleys some of our teddy bears even come to life! You can meet Hamley and Hattie Bear in store at our events!

All Aboard

All Aboard the Hamleys Express!

  • Date: Everyday!
  • Time: All Day!
  • Where: At the V&A (Opposite the Cape Wheel)

Hamleys has its very own train at the V&A Waterfront. Jump on and have a ride on-board the Hamleys Express as it takes you on a journey around the Waterfront.

Remember, after your train ride to complete the back of your ticket and go in-store to claim your FREE Hamleys Badge and be entered into the monthly draw to win a Hamleys Hamper.

Additional Information: The Hamleys Express will be in operation when weather permits. Check the sign by the station for exact times everyday. T&C’s apply.

In store demonstrations!

Bringing Toys to Life!

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

At Hamleys Mall of Africa 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 Hamleys Magic Pens and Rainbow drawing boards and perform amazing magic in front of your eyes!

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Hamleys on Facebook!

  • 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!

Hamleys - Bringing Toys to Life!