It’s time to get wet and wild! Toy Insider Editor-in-Chief  Marissa DiBartolo stopped by Seattle’s KING-TV to show off some wonderful water toys for spring. For more on the items featured in this segment, check out the product notes below, and for the complete rundown of the best toys of the spring and summer, be sure to check our complete Toy Insider Spring and Summer Gift Guide.


  • The Kid Slider board is the ultimate all-season, multipurpose toy.
  • The board is perfect for a day at the beach or fun in the snow with the family.
  • Kids just plop onto the Kid Slider and parents pull them along the water’s edge or the snow using the pull strap.
  • The Kid Slider has EVA-cushioned knee pads perfect for paddle boarding and skimming at the beach, river, or lake, and sledding down snowy hills.
  • Ages: 2-9
  • MSRP: $59.99
  • Available: Amazon, Walmart


  • Kids can inflate the Blow Up Blasters and prepare for the ultimate water fight!
  • These water blasters inflate to two feet long, but are lightweight to carry, making them the perfect toy to take from the pool to the backyard!
  • Each Blow Up Blaster has a unique feature that allows for an endless water supply when used in the pool. Then, kids can cap it off and take their water battle beyond the pool!
  • Available in three styles: Monkey, Space Blaster and Shark.
  • Ages: 5+
  • MSRP: $14.99
  • Available: Amazon


  • On hot, sunny days, take a  refreshing dip in the Swimming Pool!
  • Kids can fill up the pool for the Playmobil figures and splash around or just relax on the inflatable lounger.
  • The included arm floaties ensure that even the youngest family members can swim safely. Use the squirting octopus toy for added fun or to spray an unsuspecting relative!
  • Kids  who would rather work on their tan can use the lounge chair to bask in the sun.
  • The functioning shower lets everyone rinse off after their swim before heading back to the house.
  • Kids can combine this set with the rest of the Playmobil Summer Villa theme to fully bring the story to life!
  • The set includes one adult figure, two child figures, fillable pool, squirting pool toy, floatation devices, flippers, and many other accessories.
  • Ages: 4+
  • MSRP: $34.99
  • Available: Target, Walmart, Amazon,


  • Keep kids’ water fight arsenal fully stocked this summer with the Bunch O Balloons & X-Shot Water Blaster Value Pack.
  • Kids can use the bags to transport balloons to any water battle arena.
  • The value pack features two micro soakers that blast up to 16 feet, 140 self-tying Bunch O Balloons and a refillable tank.
  • Ages: 6+
  • MSRP: $19.99
  • Available: all major retailers



  • Far Out Toys teams up with YouTube star 7-year old Ryan of the massively popular Ryan ToysReview YouTube channel for a flip on classic Splash Out play with the new Ryan’s World Head Splat – a new water challenge game with epic splash outs… on your head.
  • The concept is simple: players use their heads to flip a water balloon into a wacky looking hat. The challenge is to keep the balloon away from the rough edges of the cup otherwise they will SPLASH OUT!
  • Head Splat is great fun for the entire family!
  • Challenge moms, dads, grandparents and little siblings to water balloon flippin’ fun!  
  • Head Splat comes complete with the Head Splat hat, adjustable Head Splat cord, and 24 water balloons.
  • Ages: 5+
  • MSRP: $12.99
  • Available: Amazon, Target


  • The POP Rhino by H2OGO! is a pool ride-on loaded with personality.
  • This supersized float is adorned with eye-popping patterns and colors.
  • Six inner air chambers give this rhino the perfect balance on the water.
  • The heavy-duty hand grips are good for ride-ons and for carrying around.
  • Enjoy the built-in seat, or lounge on this extra-long rhino float.
  • Ages: All
  • MSRP: $29.96
  • Available: Amazon, Walmart


  • The POP Llama by Bestway is loud, bold and perfect for pool time.
  • This supersized animal features eye-popping art with a long neck and large sitting area.
  • Grab the heavy-duty handgrips to get on easily.
  • Three air chambers give this float consistent balance on the water and speed up inflation.
  • Ages: All
  • MSRP: $24.97
  • Available: Walmart


  • It says it right in the name – this pool float is perfect for a fiesta!
  • The Fiesta Skull Island by Bestway is bright and colorful and loaded with personality.
  • Lounge around on this pool float, made with sturdy, durable vinyl to prevent holes and tears.
  • Make a splash at the pool party with this festive skull island!
  • Ages: All
  • MSRP: $14.76
  • Available: Amazon