Brighten Up Toys & Games Blog

Halloween Shopping At 'Brighten Up' Provides Quality, Use-Again Dress-Up Options!

Before you know it, Halloween will be here. Whatever your plans, the kids might be in need of a new costume! Why not pick out a wonderful dress-up set that can be used again-and-again! Here's a few of our favourites from Great Pretenders:   The Royal Pretty Princess. This perfect princess dress features a double hoop for extra fullness and a layered glitter tulle skirt (perfect for dancing twirls)! This dress is trimmed in silver and sparkle, and showcases a luxurious pink or lilac damask laced with metallic detailing, inset with a matching peplum & puffed sleeves for elegance. The...

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Playmobil 20% Off Early Buy Sale on NOW (only until Sept 5)

Playmobil 20% Off Early Buy Sale on NOW (only until Sept 5)

It's a GREAT time to start shopping for the holidays, with this amazing sale on one of our most popular toy lines!!!   PLAYMOBIL EARLY BUY SALE 20% Off on All Regularly Priced* In-Stock & Special Order** Playmobil Toys LIMITED TIME ONLY Aug 12th – Sept 5th, 2021 *Clearance/reduced/discontinued items excluded**Orders must be paid in full to receive discount, and will be available by Dec. 5/21 (or may receive refund)

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We're Hiring! Retail Sales Associate ~ Full Time, Part Time, and Student Openings

Our fun and educational toy and game store is looking for a Retail Sales Associate who enjoys working with the public and is interested in an engaging customer service position. Our family owned and operated stores have a long track record in the community, and many of our customers are repeats who return for their next favourite toy, game, puzzle, or book. The Retail Sales Associate will assist customers by providing product recommendations, answering questions, and alerting customers to product options. The ideal candidate for this position has experience working in retail and a strong dedication to providing exceptional service...

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Store Reopening - 'Brighten Up' Enters Step 3 Friday July 16th

Good Afternoon! We are SO excited to be entering Step 3 of the Ontario Reopening this Friday, and especially seeing so many of our fellow businesses reopening and/or lowering restrictions. STEP 3 (Begins July 16th)As a non-essential retail store, we will be able to open for in-store shopping at our full COVID-safe capacity.  Erin: 16 Fergus: 48 Please be aware that these capacity limits are guidelines only, and staff may - at their sole discretion - admit less people to allow for safe distancing Pickup orders are still available to minimize wait times Please keep in mind a few tips to make your visit,...

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"Off the Face" Painting by Makin' Faces Returns This Summer!

Makin' Faces Returns with "Off the Face" Painting! Join us to add some fun and colour to your summer!

*Fergus on Thursdays 4:30pm-7:30pm*

*Erin on Fridays 4:30pm-7:30pm*

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