With Memorial Day coming up this Monday, you know that’s the first sign that summer is right around the corner! And we can’t think of a better way to kick off one of our favorite seasons then with hot summer toys. In the video above check out our Toy Insider Mom Laurie Schacht on WCIU Chicago’s You and Me This Morning showing off everything kids love from cool ride-ons to toys inspired by their favorite summer blockbusters! Keep scrolling down for more info on all of these awesome toys.

Hasbro.MarvelPowerHammerGameMarvel Power Hammer Game (Hasbro)

  • Are you strong enough to defeat the villains? Find out with this Power Hammer Game!
  • Kids raise the hammer just like the mighty Thor does, and then bring it down with all of their strength.
  • Each time they smash the hammer down on the target, they’ll hear the thunder and get their score.
  • Kids can see how their scores compare against Loki, the Frost Giants, and other evildoers!
  • The highest score wins, so summon all of your might!
  • Ages: 5+
  • MSRP: $21.99

Tomy,InsideOutPlushDisney•Pixar Inside Out Talking Plush (TOMY)

  • This plush brings to life the characters and colorful personalities of the Disney•Pixar movie Inside Out, including Riley’s five emotions: Joy, Sadness, Anger, Fear, and Disgust.
  • Toys are character-driven to showcase the diverse personalities
  • Ideal for role playing and reenacting favorite scenes from the movie, as well as collecting
  • Disney•Pixar Inside Out movie release date: June 19
  • Age: 4+
  • MSRP: $19.99

Crayola.ColorFoamCrayola Outdoor Colorfoam (Crayola)

  • New Colorfoam Writers allow kids to create with fun, frothy, colorful foam virtually anywhere!
  • Foam works on driveways, sidewalks, grass, dirt, walls, and even snow!
  • Colorful formula rubs away from skin, rinses from clothes with water, and disappears with a little time!
  • Available in 3 different colors including Puffy Purple, Foamy Yellow, and Fluffy Fuchsia.
  • Crayola Colorfoam is a fun new outdoor coloring medium that allows kids to create in 3D and color on more outdoor surfaces, including grass, dirt, exterior walls, sidewalks, and driveways!
  • Ages: 5+
  • MSRP: $3.99 each

Moose.LLPButterflyHouseLittle Live Pets Series 2 Butterfly House (Moose Toys)

  • The Butterfly House gives a place for Butterfly friends to rest and recharge on the flowers.
  • Kids can easily transport their Butterfly in the Butterfly House with the convenient handle on top.
  • There are two new exclusive Butterflies to collect in the Butterfly House.
  • Ages: 5+
  • MSRP: $24.99

FisherPrice.DoraandFriendsTrikeFisher-Price Dora and Friends Lights & Sounds Trike (Fisher-Price)

  • There’s excitement around every turn with this Dora and Friends-themed Tricycle.
  • Features lights, sounds, music, and a talking “cell phone” with phrases from Dora.
  • Includes a secret handlebar storage compartment, a three-position adjustable seat, easy-grip handlebars, and slip-resistant pedals.
  • Max weight: 60 lbs.
  • Ages: 2-6 years
  • MSRP: $54.99

Hasbro.NerfRebelleTriThreatCrossbowNerf Rebelle Super Soaker Tri Threat Crossbow (Hasbro)

  • Unleash a triple blast of water with this crossbow!
  • Fires three separate streams of water up to 35 feet for triple soakage action!
  • With a capacity of 25 ounces, girls can soak the competition and always be prepared for any water battle!
  • Ages: 6+
  • MSRP: $19.99