BlogOn Toy Awards

Following a successful launch in 2017, the BlogOn Toys Awards will be back again in 2020 for the 4th Annual toys awards and we can't wait to see all of the entries and get voting. The BlogOn Toy Awards are this year sponsored by

This year the BlogOn Toy Awards will be going virtual but the winners will still be chosen by parent influencers who are used to putting toys to the test.

The BlogOn Toy Awards will be judged on 3rd October.

Each category will see their favourites winning 1st, 2nd and 3rd and then the toy with the most votes overall will also win the Blogger's Choice Award.

The winners will be announced on social media on Monday 5th October.

To find out more, please read the FAQs below.



Toy Award Categories 2020

This year there are 16 different categories for the BlogOn Toy Awards:

  • Adult games
  • Baby/toddler toys
  • Christmas themed
  • Collectibles
  • Construction toys
  • Creative
  • Eco toys
  • Educational toys



  • Family games
  • Imagination toys
  • Interactive/tech toys
  • Licensed toys
  • Outdoor toys
  • Plush/dolls
  • Puzzles
  • Wooden toys

BlogOn Toys FAQs

Q) How do I know which category to enter?

A) Have a look at the list of categories. There may be several categories that suit the toy you wish to enter. You may enter your toy in as many categories as you like but you must send one sample per entry

Q) I can’t decide which category to enter. Can I talk to someone on the BlogOn Toy Awards team?

A) Yes, of course! We’re more than happy to discuss which category is right for your toy. Please feel free to email us at

Q) How many categories can I enter in the BlogOn Toy Awards?

A) You can enter as many categories as you wish. If you wish to enter multiple categories you must send different sample for each entry.

Q) How much does it cost to enter the awards?

A) The BlogOn Toy Awards cost just £10 per entry. This admin fee helps to cover the cost involved in running the awards whilst ensuring that everyone can enter no matter what their marketing budget restrictions.

Q) When is the closing date for entries?

A) Entries close at midnight on 31st August 2020.

Q) My toy’s not on sale yet? Can I still enter it?

A) All toys entered into the BlogOn Toy Awards 2019 must be available to purchase in the UK on or before 2nd October AND you must be able to supply a sample of your product for testing by 18th September. Your toy cannot be considered for judging if a sample is not received.

Q) Will I need to send samples in? And if so, will I get them back?

A) You will need to send a sample to arrive by the 18th September. Your toy cannot be considered for judging if the sample is not received. We cannot return any sample product as these will be donated to charity.

Q) How will the awards be judged?

A) Entries will be judged on 3rd October 2020, by parent influencers around the UK.

Q) What happens if I win?

A) If you are shortlisted or judged to be a winner in the BlogOn Toy Awards 2020, you will be given a BlogOn Toy Awards 2020 digital badge and a certificate, which can be used for a range of marketing and packaging activity. All winners will also be featured in showcase editorial content on, timed for publication at the peak of Christmas-gift search traffic, and supported by social-media promotion.

Q) When will I find out if I’ve won?

We will announce the winners on 5th October on twitter, and within a few days via email. A full list of winners will also be posted to the website and shared on our Instagram account.

Q) Can I get feedback about my entry?

A) Due to the large size of the awards, we’re afraid we cannot provide individual feedback for any entries.

Q) My question isn’t listed here. Who can I ask about it?

A) For all other enquiries, please contact the BlogOn Toy Awards Team at