Happy New Years!

It's almost time to say farewell to 2011.  It's been a good year for us, and we hope it's been good for all of you, too!

So our fabulous toy experts get a chance to celebrate, our stores will be closing early on New Years Eve.  The holiday hours will be:

Once Upon a Toy in Edwardsville, IL:
9am - 4pm
Closed New Years Day

LagoonaMagoo Toys in Fairview Heights, IL:
9am - 5pm
Closed New Years Day

LagoonaMagoo Toys at the St. Louis Mills:
10am - 6pm
Open New Years Day!  11am - 6pm

We hope 2012 will be a wonderful year for you and yours. We have big plans for the next year-- including doing year 2 of our Count It Up Inventory Contest. Watch this space and our facebook page for more info!


Christmas Eve Hours at Happy Up Stores:

Got a stocking that still needs stuffing?  Need one more thing to even out the gift piles?  Never fear,  We'll be here!  And of course we're staffed with toy experts to make your last minute running a festive and fabulous outing.

Once Upon a Toy in Edwardsville:
Christmas Eve:  9am - 3pm 
Closed Christmas Day

LagoonaMagoo Toys in Fairview Heights:
Christmas Eve:  9am - 5pm
Closed Christmas Day

LagoonaMagoo Toys at the St. Louis Mills:
Christmas Eve:  9am - 6pm
Closed Christmas Day

Regular store hours resume on Monday, Dec. 26th.

Joy, Delight, a bit of Magic and Wonder
mix it with family and friends,
and add just enough chaos to make it all festive and fun.  
We wish a very Merry Christmas to each and every one of you.

Now get off the computer and go enjoy the people next to you.


Reindeer to Visit LagoonaMagoo Toys in Fairview Heights

That's right!  We're finally able to confirm the Reindeer (with Santa, too) will be visiting us in Fairview Heights.  Mark your calendars:

But before they go to Fairview Heights LagoonaMagoo Toys, they'll stop to visit us in Edwardsville at Once Upon a Toy:
--Saturday, Dec. 17 in the afternoon. 
The exact time of their visit in Edwardsville isn't established.  Call the playful peeps at the store to for more details!  (618) 656-9596

Once Upon a Toy is located at 2460 Troy Rd. in Edwardsville, IL  62025

LagoonaMagoo Toys in Fairview Heights will have the reindeer on the following days:
--Sunday, Dec. 18  from 12 - 6 pm
--Wednesday, Dec. 21 from 12 - 6 pm
--Thursday, Dec. 22 from 12 - 6 pm

LagoonaMagoo Toys is located at 6308 N. Illinois (aka hwy 159-- between Peerless Furniture & McDonald's) in Fairview Heights, IL.  If you want to call the store and talk to the merry toy peeps, phone number is:  (618) 628-9270

This is a great chance for your kiddos to see some reindeer up-close and personal.  And you can get a pic taken in Santa's Sleigh!


Did ya see? No? Here's the Video from Great Day St. Louis!

Tee-hee!  Shawnta' had a ton of fun appearing on Great Day St. Louis yesterday.  If you haven't seen it already, here's the video:

Later today I'll post additional information about the items featured in the video.  Including more about the Lightning Reaction game!  Insert evil giggling here.


Happy Up on TV!

Tune in to KMOV (Channel 4) tomorrow (12/8) morning at 10am to see us on Great Day St. Louis.  We had so much fun doing this last year, we're back for another round!  Shanwta', our fearless leader, will be showing some of our favorite items for the holiday season.

If you can't watch it, we'll post the video as soon as it becomes available!