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Bizzy Bumblebee Toys for Toddlers and Preschoolers

Updated on December 10, 2014

Fun and Colorful Bumblebee Toys

Bees and bumblebees are often the first insects that children can identify - we quickly learn that honey bees and bumblebees "buzz". They are exciting, colorful tiny critters that young children find fascinating. Their energy, color and movement make them very attractive and has provided inspiration for many a toy designer.

So, if you are looking for bumblebee toys for bizzy, buzzy toddlers or preschoolers, this is the place to see the top-rated, most popular bee toys for children, aged 2 to 4 years. Little boys and girls will be delighted with these fun, cheerful toys.

This photo of the adorable Little Tikes Bumble Bee Buggy (below) is from Amazon.

Bumblebee Wheely Bug

I love this Wheely Bug Ride-On toy - I wish they made them in adult size! It's easy to keep clean, as it has a polyurethane protective layer. The multi-directional casters allow it move easily in all directions, promoting mobility, motor skills and balance.

Prince Lionheart Wheely Bug, Bee, Large
Prince Lionheart Wheely Bug, Bee, Large

This delightful Bee Wheely Bug ride-on toy has a sturdy wooden base, a soft sponge layer for a comfortable ride and fun ride.


Little Tikes Bumble Bee Buggy

This buggy has great styling, and an adorable and unique character. The casters allow easy manoeuvring for this foot-to floor bumblebee buggy. Has steering wheel and cute antennae.

Other available buggies and ride-ons from Little Tikes include the Spray and Rescue Fire Truck, and the Go N Grow Lil' Rollin' Giraffe Ride On.

Little Tikes Bumble Bee Buggy
Little Tikes Bumble Bee Buggy

This buggy has a bright and cheerful buzzy bumble bee theme - fun and interesting, with a working horn, but no sting! It is recommended for toddlers and preschoolers aged from 18months to about 4 years.


The squirrel hoards nuts and the bee gathers honey, without knowing what they do, and they are thus provided for without selfishness or disgrace.

— Ralph Waldo Emerson

Melissa & Doug Buzzy Bee Gifts

The Melissa & Doug Flashlight can be used indoors or outdoors. It is made of a durable plastic, with an integrated handle. The matching Bibi Bee watering can help encourage kids to join you in the garden, to water the garden and flowers, and to explore the world around them.

Melissa & Doug Sunny Patch Bibi Bee Flashlight With Easy-Grip Handle
Melissa & Doug Sunny Patch Bibi Bee Flashlight With Easy-Grip Handle

Durable Melissa & Doug Bee LED flashlight, takes 2 AA batteries.


Stories and Dressing up Games

If your child loves stories, they will love the tale of the Very Greedy Bee who eats too much and kind fly home. Don't worry, it has a happy ending!

More Great Bumblebee Toys

The Very Greedy Bee
The Very Greedy Bee

"The Very Greedy Bee" is the enchanting tale of a greedy bee who slurps too much pollen and nectar and finds he is too roly poly to fly home after dark.He has helped by two kind fireflies and some tiny ants. All ends well, and he learns the virtues of sharing. For children aged 3 to 7 years.


Stimulate the imagination

Another fun way to stimulate the imagination, is to use puppets. I love this plush bee hand puppet. If your child likes bugs, these cute toys are also available in other forms, such as ladybug, butterfly or spider - click on the bee puppet and scroll to the bottom of the page to see more ideas.

Folkmanis Bee Glove Hand Puppet
Folkmanis Bee Glove Hand Puppet

Super cool bumblebee hand puppet that you can wear as a glove. Fits children and adults. Pure and simple fun!


Plush cuddle toys

Beanie Boos are so cute! This 7 inch toy is attractive and eye-catching with its friendly face and stripey body.

Again, other bugs and beasties are available, including the gorgeous Bugsy Ladybug, Rebel the Meerkat, and Waddles the Penguin.

TY Beanie Boos 7 inch Sting Plush
TY Beanie Boos 7 inch Sting Plush

Plush stuffed bumblebee collectible toy, for children aged 3 and above. Super soft and cute, with large shiny eyes.


Practical Gifts

Keep your child comfortable and content with a comfy PeeWee pillow - a great sleeping companion in the car or when visiting relatives. While travelling and visiting, encourage your child to learn a little responsibility by carrying their own toys and snacks in a fun plush character backpack.

PeeWee Bee Pillow Pets - Yellow/Black (11")
PeeWee Bee Pillow Pets - Yellow/Black (11")

Pee Wee Pillow, 11 inches long. Makes a great nap time buddy or traveling companion. Washable!


Did you like these bumblebee toys? - Have I missed any buzzin' toys??

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      Merry Citarella 4 years ago from Oregon's Southern Coast

      Cute toys!

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      anonymous 5 years ago

      These are very cute, I love the bumblebee toys. I'm sure kiddos do too. :)

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      Missmerfaery444 5 years ago

      Super cute bumblebee toys! My little girl would like any bee books or the bee puppet best :)

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      MaggiePowell 5 years ago

      We nicknamed my daughter Bee... she would have love these. Her favorite was a remote control bee we called Lickabug