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TOTY Gala Tickets Sold Out! Secure Your Afterparty Ticket Today

February 4, 2019 | Tickets for the 19th Annual Toy of the Year (TOTY) Awards ceremony are sold out, but toy professionals can still participate in the evening by joining the celebratory afterparty, which will take place immediately following the awards dinner. Tickets for the afterparty only are just $95 and can be secured by registering online.

The TOTY afterparty will take place from 9:30 to 11 p.m. and include a dessert reception and open bar. Guests can mingle among friends and colleagues in a relaxed atmosphere while a DJ spins popular tunes. TOTY winners will also be featured on large screens at the afterparty.

“The TOTY fun doesn’t stop when the awards are over.The afterparty is a terrific opportunity for young toy professionals as well as toy veterans to take part in the festivities and benefit from networking with their peers,” said Ken Seiter, executive vice president of marketing communications at The Toy Association. “Join us as we kick off Toy Fair week with a great night to celebrate the creativity and innovation of our industry, all while supporting the important philanthropic work of The Toy Foundation."

The Toy of the Year Awards takes place on Friday, February 15 at the Ziegfeld Ballroom in New York City. The TOTY gala kicks off the 116thNorth American International Toy Fair taking place February 16 to 19, 2019 in New York City. More information about the TOTY Awards is available at