Island of Misfit Toys

The Island of Misfit Toys event is free, but each family is asked to bring one new, unwrapped toy to donate to a child in need. Normal museum admission is $7 for adult general admission, $5 for student and senior (65+) general admission and free for children (12 and under).

  • When: TENTATIVELY scheduled for December 4, 2016 – Usually the first Sunday in December (Register in advance for these time slots: 11:30am-1pm, 1:30-3 pm, 3:30-5 pm)
  • Location: (Map It) Akron Art Museum at One South High in Akron, Ohio
  • Phone: 330-376-9185

Island of Misfit Toys:  Bring the family down to break, bash and build using bits and pieces from electronic toys, stuffed animals, action figures and odds and ends to create brand new, one-of-a-kind sculptures. All tools and materials provided; cast-off toys and items from home are welcome. Donations of clean but unwanted or broken toys are greatly appreciated and can be dropped off in the museum’s lobby through the day of the event. Although the event is free, you must register and choose a time to attend. Visit to register.