4 Locally Owned Toy and Game Stores in Charlotte

Support local businesses and find the perfect gift!
Toy Mania

Tick, tock, tick, tock! Hear that? The holidays are close at hand – are you ready with the perfect gift for the small and big kids in your life? Whether you are looking for new or vintage toys, games, comics, collectibles or miniatures for the big event, or need a few tricks up your sleeve to keep the family happy and entertained during those long winter nights, these locally owned businesses have the staff, cool items and know-how to make you the holiday hero you were meant to be.

Check the Web site or call to verify business hours before you go and be sure to adhere to COVID-19 safety protocols when visiting. Shipping and curbside pick up can also be arranged. Call the store for more information.

Your Local Game Store
Address: 6908 Matthews-Mint Hill Rd #350, Mint Hill, NC 28227
What You’ll Find: Your Local Game Store is a family-friendly store specializing in board and tabletop games for all ages and interests. Make memories this season with new party games, strategy games, kids games, role-playing games, hobby supplies and lots more. They also carry pre-owned games.
How to Shop: In-store shopping available, call for more information.
More Info: You can also rent games and find tons of awesome gifts for under $20!

Toy Mania
Address: 242 S Sharon Amity Rd, Charlotte, NC 28211
What You’ll Find: Take a Virtual Tour of the store then check out the staff’s top gift picks for 2020.
How to Shop: In-store shopping and curbside pick up are available. Gifts can also be shipped.
More Info: Start at the Toy Mania Web site where you’ll find a list of suggestions on how to keep kids engaged during the holiday season. Then visit the store in Cotswold (previously Toys and Co.) and get expert advice and suggestions from a staff with over 60 years in the toy industry. Toy Mania offers complimentary gift wrapping and an exceptional personal experience. Treat yourself to some shopping cheer this season!

Parker Banner Kent & Wayne
Address: 21500 Catawba Ave. Ste. A., Cornelius, NC 28031
What You’ll Find: Marvel, DC and Independent Comics, Comic Trades, Magic The Gathering, Singles and Boxes, board games, Days of Wonder, Mayfair Games, Fantasy Flight, Rio Grand, Alderac Entertainment, Flames of War, Gale Force Nine Dice, shirts, miniatures and more.
How to Shop: In-store shopping available, call for more options.

Rebel Base Comics & Toys

Address: 701 S Sharon Amity Rd Suite C, Charlotte, NC 28211
What You’ll Find: Old and new comics as well as unique and vintage toys.
How to Shop: In-store shopping available, call for more information.
More Info: The inventory changes each week, so make it a point to stop by and see what’s new.

Cross off that long gift list and make the season merry and bright for you and local businesses!