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when: Sep 16, 2017 at 10 a.m. to 2 p.m.
where: Varies; All Geppetto's Locations in San Diego County, Varied; all San Diego Geppetto's Toys locations, San Diego, Ca
ages: All Ages
It’s been 25 years since the Miller family purchased a single toy store and began a growth trajectory that has expanded Geppetto’s into the largest independent toy retailer in the country with nine locations throughout San Diego County. To celebrate, Geppetto’s is turning the tables on a traditional birthday party by giving out gifts and goodies instead of receiving them. On Saturday, September 16, Geppetto’s will host a thank you party at all locations from 10 a.m. until 2 p.m. featuring free food, entertainment, activities and crafts, party decorations and a free signature Geppetto’s drawstring backpack filled with over $30 worth of toys from some of the store’s most popular brands (while supplies last).
An active part of the San Diego community, Geppetto’s believes in helping those that help children in need. Also part of the anniversary celebration is a first ever “Golden Ticket” contest featuring a once in a lifetime trip to Toy Fair in New York for a lucky child under 16 (plus adult). Beginning September 1, Geppetto’s will be selling commemorative chocolate bars for $2 with 100% of profits benefitting Rady Children’s Hospital – San Diego. Hidden in one of these chocolate bars somewhere in San Diego County will be the winning Golden Ticket, entitling the winner to an amazing adventure at the 2018 Toy Fair in New York February 16 -18.
Carlsbad, The Forum: 1935 Calle Barcelona — 760-632-1107
Del Mar – Flower Hill Promenade: 2670 Via de la Valle — 858-755-2100
4S Commons Town Center: 10436 Craftsman Way — 858-674-9990
Del Mar Highlands/Carmel Valley: 3435 Del Mar Heights — 858-350-9038
La Jolla: 7850 Girard Ave — 858-456-4441
Fashion Valley Mall: 7007 Friars Road — 619-294-8878
Old Town: 2754 Calhoun St. — 619 293-7520
Westfield UTC: 4545 La Jolla Village Drive — 858-546-7633
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