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    Spring Toys from Antsy Pants + Perfect for Easter

    What could be better for spring and summer play both inside and outside? Antsy Pants has some of the most colorful and fun toys available. These toys encourage active and imaginative play. Parents love to see kids engaged with Antsy Pants’ gymnastics toys that gets kids hopping, jumping, balancing, and tumbling. The new stepping stones encourage color learning through movement, while the Hoppity Hops are so cute, parents will want to display them in kids’ rooms.

    And for Easter-basket sized toys (and non-candy alternatives!), Antsy Pants’ felt food, jump ropes and kites are the perfect size and perfect price points.

    Antsy Pants, a brand with the mission of bringing back imaginative playtime with toys that encourage kids and families to create, imagine and build together, has announced its new spring and summer toys for 2019. Antsy Pants’ new kites, jump ropes, stepping stones and colorful play covers continue to help families get active and imaginative, both indoors and outdoors.

    “With eye-catching designs and bright colors, our active play toys make moving fun for the whole family,” said Anna Weifenbach, Brand Director, Antsy Pants. “These toys are great for body and mind and encourage physical activity, creativity and imagination.”

    According to the National Association for Sports and Physical Education, only one in three children are physically active every day. New spring Active Play products from Antsy Pants encourage physical play and include:

    Kites, Age: 5+, MSRP: $11.99.Kids can take fun to new heights by gliding through the breeze and diving in the wind with the Antsy Pants Kites in Flamingo, Shark and Fish designs.

    Jump Ropes, Age: 4+, MSRP: $10.99.Jump for joy with jump ropes in new mermaid and  shark shapes, joining rocket ship and ice cream cone shapes. Featuring hand-painted wooden handles, the jump ropes are the perfect size for at home fun and on-the-go exercise.

    5 Piece Stepping Stones, Age: 4+, MSRP: $19.99.  Kids can test balancing skills and learn colors while jumping from stone to stone. Made of approved phthalates-free PVC and containing no heavy metal elements to increase durability and flexibility, the stones are stackable for easy storage and can be used indoors and out.

    Stepping Stones are the perfect complement to Antsy Pants’ other gymnastics toys including Giant Inflatable Tires, Age: 4+, MSRP: $19.99; Gym Mat, Age: 4+, MSRP: $39.99, and Gym Balance Beam, Age: 4+, MSRP: $39.99.

    Unicorn and Dino Hoppity Hop, Age: 4+, MSRP: $34.99. Kids can grab hold of the unicorn’s ears and hug the dino’s neck while sitting and bouncing for hours of fun. Easy to inflate and deflate for on the go and storage.  

    In addition to the new Active Play toysAntsy Pants has a full line-up of award-winning Build and Play toys encouraging creative construction and imaginative play. These popular Play Kits are made with Snap and ClickTM connectors to ensure structures are quick and easy to build, along with being safe and strong for hours of play.

    Start with the Antsy Pants Build and Play Poles and Connectors Set (78 pieces), Age: 4+, MSRP: $49.99, which can be used alone or add a creative cover (sold separately) and build a lemonade stand, farmers market, clubhouse, camping tent, cottage, cafe, wild west jail, or puppet theater (each cover: Age: 4+, MSRP: $19.99). No tools necessary, simply snap and click. All-in-one Build & Play Kits with the poles and connectors, as well as the fabric covers, included, are offered in the following fun styles: Pet Clinic, Pirate Shipand Pop Star Stage (eachAge: 4+, MSRP: $49.99).

    All new items are available exclusively at Target stores nationwide and online at Target.com. A selection is also available at Meijer stores and in Canada at Indigo. With each product purchased, Antsy Pants helps support KaBOOM! and ParticipACTION, non-profits dedicated to ensuring that all kids get a childhood filled with the balanced and active play they need to thrive. For more information on how Antsy Pants gives back, visit https://www.target.com/b/antsy-pants/-/N-ku9f6.

    About Antsy Pants

    Antsy Pants aims to change the way kids everywhere play for the better to promote originality, exploration and activity. By getting kids and families creating, imagining and building together again, Antsy Pants is bringing back imaginative playtime! The play structure’s limitless possibilities are encouraging active bodies and inspired minds. For more information about Antsy Pants, please visit: https://www.target.com/b/antsy-pants/-/N-ku9f6.