36 Best Toys and Gifts For 5 Year Old Boys

Are you looking for some of the best toys and gifts for 5 year old boys? Christmas gifts or birthday gifts.

We searched the web and filtered out the very best gift ideas for a 5 year old boy. Toys that are fun, exciting, and educational, are the kind of toys every 5 year old boy would love to get.

Best Toys & Gifts For 5 Year Old Boys

LEGO Jurassic Park Dilophosaurus Ambush Building Set

LEGO Jurassic Park Dilophosaurus Ambush 76958 Buildable Toy Set for Jurassic Park 30th Anniversary; Dinosaur Toy for Boys and Girls with Dino Figure and Jeep Car Toy; Gift Idea for Ages 6 and up


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Let your child join the thrilling adventure of Jurassic Park with this LEGO Jurassic Park Dilophosaurus Ambush Building Set!

It comes with 211 pieces to bring to life an exciting dinosaur chase complete with a classic Jeep Wrangler and Dilophosaurus figure.

This building kit is perfect for any fan of the iconic movie, as it celebrates the 30th anniversary of its release in style.

Inflatable Kids Punching Bag

2 Pack Inflatable Bopper, 47 Inches Kids Punching Bag with Bounce-Back Action, Inflatable Punching Bag for Kids Presents


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He can channel his inner Ninja with this punching bag with bounce-back action. It’s not just fun to use, but it also improves his hand-eye coordination, increases his strength, and a great screen-free activity.

5th Birthday Racing Flag T-shirt

5th Birthday Racing Flag T-shirt


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He will proudly wear this cool checkered flag shirt on this fifth birthday and beyond.

And if he’s not into racing there other designs to choose from such as a soccer 5th birthday shirt or this football 5th birthday shirt.

I Am 5 Dinosaur Rawr T-Shirt

I Am 5 Dinosaur Rawr T-Shirt


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If he’s into dinosaurs, this shirt will make his (birth)day. The shirt features a T-rex with the text “I Am 5.”

MIKO Mini AI Robot for Kids

Miko 3: AI-Powered Smart Robot for Kids | STEM Learning & Educational Robot | Interactive Robot with Coding apps + Unlimited Games | Birthday Gift for Girls & Boys Aged 5-12


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The MIKO Mini AI Robot is super cool for kids. It’s like a little buddy that helps them learn new stuff like reading, writing, and math, but it’s all fun and games, so they don’t even feel like they’re learning.

Plus, it tells jokes and dances around, so it’s like having a smart playmate that grows with them.

Flycatcher Smart Sketcher

Flycatcher Smart Sketcher 2.0, Teal & White


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The Flycatcher Smart Sketcher 2.0 is an innovative learn-to-draw projector that encourages creativity and learning through step-by-step drawing activities.

With its free app for iOS and Android, 4 colored pencils, and 20 sheets of framed paper, it provides a comprehensive drawing experience.

Hot Wheels Super 6-Lane Raceway

Hot Wheels Toy Car Track Set Super 6-Lane Raceway, 8ft Track that Folds Up for Storage with 6 1:64 Scale Cars

The Hot Wheels Super 6-Lane Raceway offers an exhilarating 6-car racing experience along 8 feet of track, complete with realistic lights and sounds and a digital finish line that announces the winner.
With the inclusion of 6 Hot Wheels vehicles and the ability to fold flat for easy storage, this raceway provides endless entertainment for young racing fans.

KidKraft Pirate’s Cove Wooden Ship Play Set with Lights and Sounds

KidKraft Pirate's Cove Wooden Ship Play Set with Lights and Sounds - Gifts for 5 Year Old Boys


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This wooden play set features a pirate ship and castle with lots of working items.

The cannons come with lights and sounds, the crane transfers cargo to the ship, the jail cells open and closes, and more.

It’s a great playset for a boy who loves pirates and imaginative play.

Fisher-Price Santiago of the Seas Pirate Ship

Fisher-Price Santiago of the Seas Pirate Ship Lights & Sounds El Bravo Playset with Santiago Figure for Ages 3+ Years


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Take your little one’s imagination on a high-seas adventure with the Fisher-Price Santiago of the Seas Pirate Ship Playset!

This interactive playset features realistic sailing motions, lights, sounds, and phrases from Nickelodeon’s Santiago of the Seas animated series.

Perfect for children ages 3 to 7 years old, this fun playset is sure to bring hours of imaginative play.

Hot Wheels Monster Trucks 2-Pack

Hot Wheels Monster Trucks 2-Pack, 1 Race Ace & 1 HW 5-Alarm in 1:24 Scale, Full-Function Remote-Control Toy for Kids 4 Years Old & Up [Amazon Exclusive]


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This Hot Wheels Monter Truck set offers infinite fun for young minds, with 1:24 scale diecast models, RC controls, and huge ultra-performance wheels that can handle any terrain!

Race Ace and HW 5-Alarm are ready to race into action – perfect for kids aged 4 and up looking to take their adventures offroad.

Fisher-Price Imaginext DC Super Friends Bat-Tech Batbot

Fisher-Price Imaginext DC Super Friends Bat-Tech Batbot

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The Fisher-Price Imaginext DC Super Friends Bat-Tech Batbot is one of the best toys for 5 year old boys in the entire Imaginext range!

This is a massive robot that Batman can pilot to save Gotham from all the criminals! If things get too dangerous, the Batbot can even launch a whole load of firepower!

PAW Patrol The Movie Ultimate City Tower

PAW Patrol The Movie Ultimate City Tower

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The PAW Patrol The Movie Ultimate City Tower is the ultimate gift for kids that love Paw Patrol.

Based on the hit movie, this city tower is packed with play features and sounds that are a ton of fun for them. It even comes with all of the pups, who are just like they were in the movie!

Hot Wheels Toxic Gorilla Slam Playset

Hot Wheels Toxic Gorilla Slam Playset

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With this Hot Wheels Toxic Gorilla Slam Playset, little racers get to build an epic Hot Wheels track that has a giant toxic gorilla that is very hungry and wants to eat the cars as they drive past!

If that was not scary enough, he then burps them out onto the track. This is the most awesome Hot Wheels playset released this year.

Playmobil Dino Rise T-Rex: Battle of The Giants

Playmobil Dino Rise T-Rex: Battle of The Giants

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This Playmobil Dino Rise T-Rex: Battle of The Giants is part of a fun new line from Playmobile that are top toys for a 5 year old boy.

This set features a T-Rex that has a whole arsenal attached to him and he and his raptor buddy fight off this robot that is piloted by a Playmobile soldier!

My Audio Pet Mini Bluetooth Animal Speaker for Kids

My Audio Pet Mini Bluetooth Animal Wireless Speaker for Kids of All Ages - True Wireless Stereo – Pair with Another TWS Pet for Powerful Rich Room-Filling Sound (Power Pup)

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What is great about this My Audio Pet Mini Bluetooth Animal Speaker for Kids is that it allows them to listen to music in a very fun way.

There are 17 different animals that you can pick from and each one is hilarious such as Scales the Dragon, Slow Jam Sloth, and Owl Cappella Blue.

Imaginext DC Super Friends Super Surround Batcave

DC Super Friends Fisher-Price Imaginext Batman Playset Super Surround Batcave with Lights Sounds & Phrases for Ages 3+ Years, 33 x 42 Inches​ (Amazon Exclusive)


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Next on the list is a great gift for a young Batman fan. This set is huge 2 1/2 feet tall and 4 feet wide but easily folds for storage.

This set can do a lot of cool stuff: 2 speakers, 200 sounds & phrases, interactive lights, a working Bat signal, an elevator, a helipad, 3 jail cells, and a mission control center to just name a few.

 The Imaginext playset also includes 13 accessories and 5 exclusive Imaginext figures.

Air Hogs Stunt Shot

Air Hogs Super Soft, Stunt Shot Indoor Remote Control Car with Soft Wheels, Toys for Boys, Aged 5 and up

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The Air Hogs Stunt Shot is an awesome machine that can do the coolest wheelies, flips and stunts.

You control it using the RC and what’s even more awesome is that it can be used indoors. The Stunt Shot is safe for your furniture and walls thanks to its lightweight and soft materials.

Playmobil Scooby-Doo Adventure in the Mystery Mansion

Playmobil Scooby-DOO! Adventure in The Mystery Mansion Playset


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This is one awesome gift for a Scooby Doo fan! The Playmobil Scooby-Doo Adventure in the Mystery Mansion has a whopping 177 pieces.

This spooky mansion is full of surprises, trap doors, secret hideouts, trick staircases, hidden doors, and all kinds of other spooky stuff.

You can also use the app to project holograms of ghosts and ghouls to make it even more scary.

The set includes Fred, Daphne, Scooby, a vampire, and lots of other totally scary accessories.

Kids Ride On 12V Police Car with Remote Control

TOBBI Police Car Ride on 12V Electric Car for Kids Battery Powered Ride on Toys Cop Car with Remote Control, Siren, Flashing Lights, Music, Blueooth, Spring Suspension, Carbon Black

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When it comes to the first prize for the most spectacular ride-on car, we think we’ve got a winner here!

This almost looks like a real police car with flashing red and blue lights, sirens, a real working megaphone, working headlights, horn, and mp3 input to name just a few things.

The car even has a remote control, making it extra safe for younger kids as parents can control the car.

Brooklittles Bed Set

Brooklittles Toddler Bed Set

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If you’re looking for a cool bed set for a 5 year old, then the complete Brooklittles bed set may be a good choice.

This top-quality Brooklinen bed set offers excellent value for money as it includes: 1 pillowcase, 1 fitted sheet, 1 duvet cover,  1 comforter and 1 pillow.

There are five more designs to choose from.

Grand Prix Race Car Bed

Delta Children Grand Prix Race Car Toddler & Twin Bed - Made in USA, Red

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Wow, what a spectacular bed this Grand Prix race car bed is! 

This durable race car bed can be easily converted from a toddler bed to a twin bed as it accommodates both-size mattresses.

This way it will give a kid many years of bed and playtime fun.

Little Tikes Hexagon Trampoline with Safety Enclosure

Little Tikes Hexagon Trampoline with Safety Enclosure


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This Little Tikes trampoline was specially designed for kids, so they had to make it extra safe. That’s why they added thick padding to the frame and a safety netting for extra protection.

Trampolines are great fun and a good physical activity for kids, that’s why they make one of the best outdoor gifts for 5 year old boys.

LEGO City Space Mars Research Shuttle

LEGO City Space Mars Research Shuttle 60226 Space Shuttle Toy Building Kit with Mars Rover and Astronaut Minifigures, Top STEM Toy for Boys and Girls, New 2019 (273 Pieces)


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For the young space lovers, Lego has made this cool Space Mars Research Shuttle building set which comes with a ton of stuff!

This Lego City set features a space shuttle, a Mars rover, 2 drones, and 2 Mars astronaut figures.

Let the Mars exploration begin!

Razor A3 Kick Scooter

Razor A3 Kick Scooter for Kids - Larger Wheels, Front Suspension, Wheelie Bar, Lightweight, Foldable, and Adjustable Handlebars

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A kick scooter is always a great gift for a 5 year old boy and this Razor A3 kick scooter is one of the best!

The sturdy classic Razor is made of aircraft-grade aluminum, has strong wheels, a rear fender brake for quick stops, and a patented folding mechanism.

The Razor A3 Kick Scooter is available in Green, Black, Blue, and Red.

Kids Floor Lounger Seats

Butterfly Craze Floor Pillow Case, Mattress Bed Lounger Cover, Galaxy Blue, King, Cozy Seating Solution for Kids & Adults, Recliner Cushion, Perfect For Reading, TV Time, Sleepovers, & Toddler Nap Mat

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Floor lounger seats are ideal for sleepovers, reading or watching cartoons. They can fold into a lounger seat or lay flat like a mattress with pillow.

They can be machine washed and there’s a large number of different designs and colors for both boys and girls.

Osmo Genius Kit for iPad

Osmo - Genius Starter Kit for iPad & iPhone - 5 Educational Learning Games - Ages 6-10 - Math, Spelling, Creativity & More - STEM Toy Gifts for Kids, Boy & Girl - Ages 6 7 8 9 10 (Osmo Base Included)


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The Osmo Genius Kit for iPad turns the iPad into a learning tool for kids. Connect the iPad with the dock and start having fun, while also learning!

Kids will learn words, numbers, drawing, physics and shapes while enhancing their creativity and problem-solving!

Spiderman Headphones for Kids

Spiderman Headphones for Kids


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These Spiderman headphones can be connected to iPads, tablets and phones using Bluetooth or an audio jack.

The headphones are volume-controlled, so they’re safe for kids’ ears.

The built-in battery ensures up to 18 hours of continuous play.

Adjustable Children’s Desk and Chair Set

SMAGREHO Kids Desk and Chair Set, Height Adjustable Child's School Study Writing Tables with Tilt Desktop, LED Light, Storage Drawer, Book Stand (Blue)

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This adjustable children’s desk and chair set is a really smart gift as it will grow with your child so he can enjoy it for years to come.

The cool-looking set is ergonomically designed and the desk can be tilted which is great for drawing and painting.

There’s plenty of storage as well, the large pull out drawer is great for keeping his treasures nice and organized. This desk is also available in pink.

Snow Kick Scooter with LED lights

Snow Kick Scooter with LED lights


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This Snow Kick Scooter is great outdoor toy for kids. It’s like a snowboard and kick scooter in one! Kids can ride it on flat surfaces like snow, grass and sand.

The handle comes equipped with LED lights to improve visibility and can be folded down for easy storage.

Imaginext DC Super Friends Batbot Xtreme

Fisher-Price Imaginext DC Super Friends Batman Robot Playset, Batbot Xtreme, 30 Inches Tall with Figure & 11 Pieces for Preschool Kids Ages 3+ Years (Amazon Exclusive)


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Next up we have one of the best toys for 5 year old boys, it’s the epic Batbot Xtreme. This is toy is huge it stands at over 2 feet tall and is nearly 3 foot wide when its wings are expanded!

The Batbot Xtreme has a ton of cool features such as a voice changer which can make your child’s voice sound like a robot. It can expand its wings to 3 foot, they can control the Batbots fists, and fire missiles from its shoulders.

The foot hides Batman’s Bat Cycle and there’s a control center that can be reached by a secret elevator. Any child that’s into Batman is going to absolutely love this!

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GlowCity 3 Pack LED Sports Balls

GlowCity Glow Balls for Kids - Pack of 3 with Official Sized Glow in The Dark Football, LED Basketball and Size 5 Light Up Soccer Ball - Spare Batteries Included

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For the sporty 5 year boy this pack of LED sports balls will a great gift!

Playing soccer, basketball or football in the dark with friends becomes a lot more fun!

GeoSafari Jr. Original Talking Microscope

Educational Insights GeoSafari Jr. Talking Microscope Featuring Bindi Irwin: Microscope for Kids, STEM & Science Toy, Interactive Learning, Ages 3+


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At this age, kids are starting to get curious about the world around them and that is why we feel the GeoSafari Jr.

Original Talking Microscope is one of the best STEM toys and gifts for 5 year old boys.

This has won numerous awards and it is easy to see why. The microscope can actually talk! It will give your child all kinds of cool information about the cool things they are looking at.

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Best Christmas Gifts For 5 Year Old Boys

Finding the best Christmas gifts for 5 year old boys. Not a problem! All the gifts above are perfectly suited as a Christmas gift for a young boy.

However, we decided to put in a couple of extra special ones.

Most of these gifts are bestsellers which is a pretty good giveaway that they rank high on the cool toys list.

Check out our full Christmas Gifts for 5 Year Old Boys Guide

Fire HD 8 Kids Edition Tablet

Amazon Fire HD 8 Kids tablet, ages 3-7. Top-selling 8" kids tablet on Amazon - 2022 | ad-free content with parental controls included, 13-hr battery, 32 GB, Blue


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Finding the right tablet for a 5 year old child can be tough, but the awesome, New Fire HD 8 Kids Edition Tablet is made with kids in mind.

With an 8 inch HD screen, the 32 GB storage is more than enough to fit a ton of games a kid-friendly feature is the child-safe web browser which keeps them off the sites you do not want them to go on.

There are two bonuses included with this tablet.

First is the one-year free pass to Free Time Unlimited which gives your child access to a ton of games and other cool things to mess around with.

It comes with a two year warranty. Not just any warranty if it breaks, Amazon replaces it, no questions asked!

Crayola Ultimate Crayon Collection

Crayola Ultimate Crayon Box Collection (152ct), Bulk Kids Crayon Caddy, Classic & Glitter Crayons for Classrooms, Easter Gift

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5 year olds really can never have enough crayons and that is why we are suggesting this awesome, Crayola Ultimate Crayon Collection.

You are going to struggle to find a box of crayons as incredible as this. In total, there are 152 different crayons.

The box they come in is great as it gives your child a place to store them when they are finished so no more crayons under the fridge or clogging up the hoover.

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