Kids struck it big this past year in Seattle. Innovative companies opened, new playgrounds sprouted up, trendy hangouts moved into town and new indoor play spaces took tots by storm. Here are our picks for the 15 best things to arrive on the Seattle kiddie scene in 2015.

Rent the ToyChest

Rent the ToyChest launched its innovative new company this year—helping Seattle parents make learning and playing fun without the fuss of buying and storing. To help bridge the gap between kids “growing out” of their toys and piling up and the thought behind toys being an essential component to learning, Rent the Toy Chest was born as the perfect solution for kids and adults alike.

Rent the ToyChest
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photo: Jennifer B. Davis

Well, that was an awesome year, wasn’t it? What was your highlight of 2015? Let us know in the Comments!

— Kristina Moy