No one remembers being a two year old boy, and no parent forgets having a two year old boy. Between the “whys” and “I love yous” little boys are filled with energy and fearlessness. This list has some amazing toys and gifts for 2 year old boys that are perfect for all their curiosity and budding independence.
Melissa & Doug toys are designed to fascinate kids with high-quality items. The Seaside Sidekicks Sand-and-Water Sifting Funnel will keep your tots engaged as they scoop sand or pour water into the top and watch as it spins and spills to the next level. Funnel, sift, repeat for hours of fun.
It’s bedtime, but it doesn’t mean playtime is over, especially if you’re a kid with astronomical dreams. For the youngster who dreams of traveling to the stars, choose this duvet set that will send him over the moon. Who would argue with going to bed if they could be an astronaut all night?
Sometimes you need your active toddler to focus on something a little less energetic than playing Tarzan. The LeapFrog Scout’s Learning Lights Remote will fascinate with lights, sounds, and buttons to push. Just like the remote for your electronics, only this one won’t change the language on your TV or order pay-per-view!
Are you having a hard time finding gifts for 2-year-old boys? You can’t go wrong if you choose something shiny, with cool sounds, flashing lights, and wheels. Lots of wheels! That’s always a recipe for delight for little boys who love trucks. This friction-powered oil tanker toy truck fits the bill perfectly.
WolVol knows this super truck car carrier is perfect for the boy who loves trucks and cars. Not only does it look cool with flame decals on the truck, but it has six cars in the 28-slot carrier. Your favorite trucker can set up exciting pretend scenarios with this heavy-duty set.
So your little boy likes horses. This fun Breyer Stablemates Red Stable and Horse playset includes two Stablemates horses and accessories. Whether your future equestrian wants to ride for pleasure or competitively, this is a great toy for practicing fancy show jumping or fixin’ to head to the imagination rodeo.
The ubiquitous LEGO building sets can be seen in their natural habitat in any young boy’s play area. Choosing this fabulous table, which provides a nesting area as well as a playing surface for building, helps keep blocks from going astray. Available in bright or primary colors to complement any decor.
Are you looking for the perfect gifts for 2-year-old boys? Look no further! This board book is a treasure trove of interactive fun and every treasure uncovered is a truck. Boys and trucks go together like peanut butter and jelly. The only thing better would be a truck full of PB&J.
Ideal for both color sorting and counting, and developing fine motor skills, this delightful hedgehog has spike-shaped holes in his back just waiting to be filled with chunky rainbow spikes.
Perfect for use in the car but just as much fun at home, this steering wheel will promote hours of imaginative play as it revs, honks, lights up, and makes realistic speed sounds.
Now he can be just like Dad as he pushes his own Radio Flyer wagon, except this one is perfectly sized to suit a 2 year old as he carts his toys around.
Encouraging early readers to become immersed in the story, ‘Say Zoop’ is a fun and interactive book which allows kids to join in with excited sounds and words when pressing on the dot.
If you don’t yet know ‘Baby Shark’, you soon will with this official dancing doll which sings the song when his head is tapped, and reacts when he hears his name being called.
Small enough to be slipped into a purse or pocket, the Tegu magnetic wooden block set is the ideal gift for 2 year old boys for on-the-go building and fine motor skills play.
Keeping them active while staying still, the PlaySkool Sit ‘n Spin allows them to spin themselves around and around, while controlling the speed with their hands; the harder they pull, the faster they twirl.
Rest is the nightlight which grows with your child, providing a sound machine and soothing nightlight for babies, and a time-to-wake light for older children which are all controllable from your phone.
The Green Toys fire truck will help youngsters develop their fine motor skills as they use their hands to push it along, and, as it’s made from recycled materials, it’s eco-friendly, too.
Foster a love of animals in your child with this playset which includes farm animals and a farmer, open access to the inside of the barn, and a handle for easy carrying.
Help your 2 year old develop his strike with this miniature T-Ball set from Little Tikes. From the oversized bat to the easy-to-hit balls, it’s ideal for baseball and softball practice.
He’ll have fun with a capital D with this Duplo set which contains 65 large pieces specially designed for little hands, including a dog, boy, windows and even spinning wheels.
Have Grandma buy him a leather jacket for his birthday and he’ll be all set to ride this uber cool Harley Davidson trike, which boasts realistic HD graphics and bright orange pedals.
This fun interactive book will engage any 2 year old as they follow the instructions to press, shake, and tilt the book to make the dots ‘change’ in size, position, and number.
This flexible road track means he can lay down his lanes wherever he wants, like over hills. Bendy enough to tackle the most uneven of terrains, it can also be extended with another set.
Boys will gain a lifelong love of all things locomotive when they start with the Brio wooden train set, which includes a train and rattle wagon, tracks, and a special rainbow bridge.
Kids dance to their own beat, so help them make it a good one with this colorful wooden drum from Hape, which is accompanied by a pair of matching drum sticks.
Nurture a love of ball games with this plush set which includes a sports bag and four different balls, each of which does something different like squeak, rattle, and crinkle.
Useful for indoor and outdoor play, this foldable slide measures a toddler-sized 3 feet long, and incorporates a durable 2 step ladder so they can easily reach the top.
The school bus is a thing of intrigue to pre-schoolers, so let them make up their own stories with this Playmobil bus which includes 4 posable figures and working front and rear lights.
Toddlers love to whack things, so ensure they’re making music while they do with this sweet xylophone which features bashable balls, and a slide out xylophone for when their muse strikes.
With rhyming text which will delight young readers, this illustrated book is all about the Little Excavator as he tries to help out in the world of the big machines.
Kids will find a million ways to use the Bilibo, from spinning to filling, scooping to stacking, and even as a house for a tortoise or a snail!
A delightful gift for 2 year old boys, Hello Hello invites readers to interact through the pages of animals to show that no matter how different we are, we’re all the same really.
Ah, the joy of playing with sand can never be overestimated, so make sure they go to the beach fully equipped with a Green Toys eco-friendly bucket, shovel, rake, and mold.
With SEVEN pop-up tents and tunnels included in this bundle, toddlers can enjoy playdates with all of their friends as they explore the teepee, ball pit, cube, and seemingly endless tunnels.
Set him to work early in the factory – the fun factory, that is, with 8 tubs of classic Play-Doh, shape plates, trimming knife, and a laminated play mat to keep the carpets safe.
We all need a hug every now and again, and your child will have one whenever he wants when he has this adorable 15” GUND Toothpick bear – he’s unbelievably soft and lovable.
Oh no, the helicopter’s going down! Better send the rescue boat with Captain Duck at the helm, to pick up the copter and pilot Bear, with this eco-friendly recycled Green Toys set.
Little ones can learn to scoot easily with this three-wheeled kickboard, which uses a lean to steer design, and low to the ground reinforced fiberglass deck for safe and comfortable riding.
He’ll be able to help Daddy keep the lawn looking lovely as he follows behind with his Little Tikes Gas ‘n Go mower, which features popping beads, clicking key, and engine sounds.
Oh dear, poor old T-Rex is wreaking havoc in the classroom in this fun book which teaches kids the names of the dinosaurs in a fun and unusual way.
If this toy had been around when Beethoven was a boy, he would definitely have had one! Encouraging both musical and motor skills, this pull along xylophone might just create another musical maestro.
A happy throwback to childhood, the Fisher Price record player comes with 5 records (10 songs) which can be enjoyed by winding the player up, and it all comes in a handy carrying case.
Now he can ride his very own Thomas engine at a speed of 1MPH on the included tracks (or double that if he’s off track), and enjoy the authentic Thomas sounds and phrases.
Put a new slant on an old favorite with the Old MacDonald’s farm board book which includes pressable buttons on every page which add various sound effects to the nursery rhyme.
Proving that curiosity doesn’t kill the cat, Ada Twist stars in this funny book which celebrates asking the question ‘why?’, and a girl’s role in the world of science.
Is it a cozysaurus or a coupedactyl? Either way, it is one smart car! An upgrade on the original, this dino-themed version has all the features of the classic, with a prehistoric vibe.
Kids don’t need bricks to be able to build things – these reclaimed wooden pieces can be used in a myriad of ways to create and construct whatever their imagination conjures up.
Up and down or round and round…whatever movement your child prefers, he’ll find it on the Fisher Price Bounce and Spin Puppy, which lights up and includes over 100 phrases, songs, and sounds.
Teach him to be house-proud from an early age with this 6-piece play set which he can use to mop, sweep, dust, and generally spruce up the house, just like Mom or Dad.
This set will really ‘catch’ his interest as the plush tackle box includes a ‘sticky’ fishing rod, a crinkly worm, a squeaky fish, and a fish which makes delightful underwater sounds.
Every child needs at least one cuddly toy whose only mission is to provide comfort, and that’s exactly what Lil Benny Phant does, with soft fur, sweet eyes, and a cute sitting position.
This little book is a wonderful gift for 2 year old boys, as it will teach them to recognize 10 common garden insects, along with simple greetings in various different languages.
‘This is Baby’ is a fun book penned by NBC’s Jimmy Fallon, which teaches little ones all the names for their various body parts in an easy to understand, interesting way.
If he likes farmyard animals, then he will LOVE this super soft 12” toy cow which is made from the finest plush to ensure it gives him udderly brilliant cuddles.
A 2 year old’s legs tend to get tired, so save his (and yours) with the classic Radio Flyer wagon which comes with a canopy to keep both kids and cargo safe.
LEGO DUPLO blocks are just the right size for little hands to snap together, so they’re the perfect first building sets for tots as young as two. The Town Truck and Tracked Excavator set includes two little construction workers so your youngster will have a great time at their pretend construction site.
Blocks that light up are awesome. Blocks that light up in response to sound are super cool. The base is the power source that lights up the unique structure built with the blocks included in the kit, which are compatible with popular interconnecting block sets. Operating modes include flashing, faded, or sound-activated.
Camping is serious business, so kids need to acquire camping skills early. This set is ideal for the junior camper, and includes a kid-sized tent, two walkie-talkies, binoculars, and a multifunction whistle/flashlight/compass/thermometer doohickey! Even if the wild outdoors is no further than the backyard, your youngsters will be prepared.
Your little boy will glady blast off to sleep when his bed looks like an awesome space rocket. The cleverly printed duvet and pillowcase set puts your youngster in place for the next launch to dreamland. He’ll know the sky’s the limit when he’s in the pilot’s seat: Destination slumber.
When is a backpack more than just a mundane backpack? When it looks like a jetpack, complete with jet flames of course. Designed with utility in mind, this rad-looking backpack has room for anything and everything a kid needs to get through the adventure of an ordinary day. Rocket fuel not required.
Eco-Dough is a fun modeling clay made with natural and organic ingredients. It’s reassuring to know if kids swallowed a bit of this playing dough, it wouldn’t be harmful. The dough comes in six brilliant colors from Mother Nature that will give little hands lots of exercise as their imaginations go to work.
Melissa & Doug toys are created thoughtfully and designed to provide more than idle entertainment. This adorable turtle bean bag game is fun, to be sure! Tots don’t realize that as they play they develop hand-eye coordination, learn to judge distance, and discover the pleasure of cooperating as a team and taking turns.
This set of three trucks is so darn cute, with fun details to transform any little boy’s play area into a heavy equipment construction zone. When these trucks roll out, you know serious work is about to begin. No paperwork or bids to submit, and hard hats are optional.
Tiger Woods started golfing at age two, so it’s not too early for your little linksman to work on his swing. This golf set is just right for sending a few dimpled balls onto the green and letting your junior pro develop his game. It’s a great activity you can do together.
Make your daily commute more fun with a cool steering wheel in the backseat for your little backseat driver. Lights and sounds accompany the cool buttons for turn signals or hazard lights, for a more entertaining drive. Kids love to imitate their parents, so there are many lessons to be taught here.
Mr. Food Face Plate may look familiar to you. He has that kind of a face, just begging for enhancement! You’ll have fun creating a dinner presentation that gives him a “fuller” profile, and kids will be tickled to see their supper adorning his smooth chin and bald pate.
3 Awesome Diy Gifts for Toddler Boys
This great tutorial for a DIY backpack is a resourceful repurposing of those fabulous cloth bags that nice sheets come in. Instead of throwing it out, this clever crafter added a couple of straps and some elastic for an adorable backpack that’s ready for any little boy’s adventure, in about twenty minutes.
Part of the reason boys (and men) don’t care to wear ties is because they can be uncomfortable. Here’s a DIY for making really great-looking ties that are easy to wear and look smart, too. Perfect to wear with a church shirt or your little guy’s favorite tee.
Road trips are super great for busy families to get away, but the actual driving between destinations can be tedious for tots that are used to activity. This DIY idea takes a few simple supplies and transforms a pencil box into a portable building base with storage for blocks and figures.