GREAT Presents for 2 Year Old Boys 2017 – Birthday Gift Ideas!
Looking for great presents for 2 year old boys? Christmas seems to always be right around the corner and these gift ideas work for birthday presents too. One of the best parts of my job is finding the best Christmas and birthday presents for 2 year old boys because there are so many awesome choices for this particular age. They’re so darn smart and cute at age two you can’t resist buying them cool toys and games.
The toddler years are a special age for a little boy because he is stepping out of that babyhood and nearing that preschool age where he can explore more things indoors and outdoors. The best kind of presents to buy a 2 year old boy are the kind that will keep his little mind and hands busy and that’s what we’ve got listed here.
Best Presents for a 2 Year Old Boy – Top Picks!
This is a top gift list for 2 year old boys, it’s the most popular presents to buy a two year old boy for his birthday or Christmas (which is right around the corner, again). WOW! Time flies. I like to start out with a best of the best list of the coolest presents to buy a 2 year old boy and the sort of work my way into categories I know are perfect for this age.
Little Tikes 3′ TrampolineVTech Drop and Go Dump TruckVTech KidiBeats Kids Drum SetPack of 200 Phthalate Free BPA Free Crush Proof Plastic BallsVTech Spin and Learn Color FlashlightDoggies (Boynton on Board)
The Phonics Bus is an AWESOME Present for a 2 Yr Old Boy!
We bought this Phonics Fridge Bus for our little man and it was an instant hit. It really keeps him entertained in the kitchen while we’re doing other things like cooking dinner or washing up.
Not only does it teach him his letters visually, but it also sings songs and gives the phonics sound for each letter too.
The magnets are really strong, they hold to the fridge really well, so you don’t have to stress over them falling off every time you open and close the door. For the price, it’s a great gift idea!
The Busy City Bead Coaster is a REALLY COOL Present!
Every two year old is fascinated by a bead maze and this one is particularly cute because it’s like a little city with vehicles, road signs, and more.
The beads that run across the wires are different road signs and things you would find in the sky like a helicopter and airplane.
The vehicles drive across the bottom of the board, there’s 3 of them for his little hands to maneuver. The Busy City City bead make is a unique birthday present or Christmas gift for a 2 year old boy.
There are a lot of cool bead mazes that I know a two year old would like, they keep little minds and hands busy.
Button Art is a Fun Gift Idea for 2 Yr Old Boys!
This button art is such a cool activity to do with a two year old.
Button Art really helped my two year old learn his colors because you have to place the correct color button in the right space to complete the picture.
He has this obsession with putting things where they go.
The buttons are just the right size for little hands.
This is one of those toys that he comes back too a lot and its been neat to see his learning progression with it over the past couple months.
Bristle Blocks are the BOMB Gift Idea for a 2 Yr Old!
Battat Bristle Blocks 112-Piece
My son absolutely loves his Bristle Blocks, they are simple to build with because they interconnect so easily. They are just the right size for a toddler and preschooler, they’re soft and easy to work with. You can build all sorts of things with these blocks, this particular 112-piece set includes lots of parts to make vehicles and cool structures like homes and castles.
If you ever had Bristle building blocks as a kid, you know what I mean, they are a timeless building toy for little kids because of how effortless it is to build with them. Their imaginations can take flight because they won’t be frustrated putting the blocks together.
Pretend Food Makes Great Presents for 2 Yr Old Boys
My kids have always enjoyed playing with fake food. It’s great for the imagination, sometimes their a chef, a restaurant owner, a waiter or store clerk.
Two Year Old Boys LOVE This Cash Register!
My two year old absolutely loves having his own cash register. For a two year old, he’s got a big imagination and this cash register pairs well with all the fake food we have when he’s playing store.
This register comes with 9 colorful coins to put in the slots. The large register buttons are easy to push down and rotate between pictures when you do.
There’s a crank on the side that rings the bell and opens the drawer. I love the old style look of the cash register, it stays true to the original one.
Cozy Coupe is one of the Best 2 Year Old Presents!
These Cozy Coupe’s are a classic ride-on toy that 2 year old boys absolutely love. The Cozy Coupe is kid-powered and handles like a dream. No need to charge any batteries making it easy on us parents.
This Golf Toy Makes a Great Present for a 2 Year Old Boy!
This little golf set makes the cutest gift idea for 2 year old boy! I love how bright and colorful it is and that it can be used indoors or outdoors.
The balls get pre-loaded into the golf club, which makes it nice and easy to tee off for our little guy. The tee is included. There’s also little hole and flag that is perfect for practicing your putting.
The sound effects make it sound like you’re really whacking that ball down the driveway too, which gives a 2 year old a little confidence boost.
SPORTS TOYS are Fun Present Ideas for 2 Year Old Boys
I know my little guy absolutely loves his sports toys, we’ve got the baseball tee and the basketball hoop and they are both good presents for a 2 year old boy. These are our favorite sports toys for 2 yr old boys because we know they’ve got endless energy to burn at this age.
Tonka Trucks are Great Presents for 2 Year Old Boys
The Tonka truck is one of the best presents my 2 year old ever received. He absolutely loves to play with it in the backyard to dig up dirt and drive across the grass.
The Tonka truck is a classic gift for boys because it’s geared towards the things they love to do most at a young age, which is to explore and get dirty.
Tonka makes the coolest yellow dump trucks and other cool construction vehicles that boys love to play with outside. Two years old is the perfect age to start them out with this classic dump truck toy.
A Wooden Peg Puzzle Like this
Wooden Puzzles make really good presents for a 2 yr old boy because they require them to think about spacial awareness, size and shape at the same time.
Puzzles like these with the pegs are easy for their little hands to pick up and put in.
This wood puzzle is cool because it features all the construction vehicles that you would use on a job site. For the price, these wooden peg puzzles make the best gifts for a boy age two.
Lego Duplo Makes these Cool Little Building Sets
Lego Duplo makes these little building sets that are perfect for a two year old. These are very simple to put together and take apart and you’re learning as you’re playing.
This particular set is one of my favorites, because it features cars, trucks and construction vehicles which is what he’s really into right now.
All these Duplo sets are great for their imagination, because they are all compatible you can buy multiple sets to keep his hands busy building.
Lego Duplo Sets Geared Towards 2 Year Old Boys!
What’s nice about the Lego Duplo series is that they are geared towards smaller hands. Building and constructing objects is wonderful for their educational and physical development. All the block building sets are compatible with one another so there’s no end to what they can build. Here are some of our two year old boys favorite building sets!
Ball Pits Make Good Gifts for a 2 Year Old Boy!
Our two year old boy absolutely loves the ball pit and the bright colorful balls that go with it. Colored balls are just fun at this age!
Having a ball pit like this is entertaining and it keeps your little guy in one place. Yes, you maybe be picking up balls daily but at least you’ve got him corralled in one area for awhile, right?
Ball pits like these are very easy to set up and keep in the corner of a room, they’re not very big so they don’t take up too much space.
My Two Year Old Loves His Crawl-Thru Tunnel
These crawl-thru tunnels are the best for a two year old because they absolutely love to crawl in and out of them. They are easy to set up and put away so it’s no stress on us parents.
Crawl thru tunnels are great toys for burning energy indoors and they fold up nicely so you can put the away in small space.
This particular tunnel is has a friendly caterpillar face that kids love.
2 Year Old Boys LOVE Sesame Street!
Sesame Street is probably one of our 2 year old boys favorite shows, these gift ideas here are great for learning letters and numbers. I like the Sesame Street “on the go” toys because they pack up nicely in their own case. Learning their letters is so much easier at this age when you have cool gifts like these.
Two Year Old Boys Love Watching Cars Race down Ramps!
This VTech Go! Go! Smart Wheels 3-in-1 Launch & Play Raceway is so much fun for 2 year old boys. The excitement and thrill of watching your cars race down the ramp at this age is so fun.
This particular ramp and raceway is cool because it can be broken down into one tall ramp or two smaller race ramps.
Building the ramp is just as much fun as launching the cars down it. All the VTech Go! Go! Cars and tracks fit this playset.
Little People Play Sets for 2 Year old Boys
Little People play sets are some of my favorite gifts to give to little boys because they are packed with so much to do. Each play set is packed with imagination and resembles something familiar in real-life, my boys love the Farm! All the Little People sets include people that can be used in other sets.
Ahoy Little Matey’s This Thar Pirate Ship is Sure to Please!
ECR4Kids Buccaneer Boat with Pirate Flag
This Pirate Ship playset is the ultimate present to buy a two year old boy because its major, physical fun!
A two year old boy can climb, stand, steer and hide all over this pirate ship. There’s a deck and captains area below.
There’s a giant wheel for steering the ship, making them feel like a real captain on a ship. It’s mega, mega fun and it’s really not as expensive as one might imagine for such a cool play center.