Saturday, December 13, 2008

Big Fun

Big fun is seriously the best thing about Cleveland. Forget sports, bars, even *gasp* do I dare write...the Grog Shop. Big fun was a favorite of mine in Columbus in the 90's. You could spend days going through 70's Star Wars iron ons alone. Yet, they closed their Columbus location and have remained in Cleveland ever since.

Remember what it used to feel like going into a toy store? Colors, packaging, and toys you could actually use your imagination with all waiting for you to part your hard earned or gifted cash with? Big Fun brings that all back with old-school Spencer's (in a good way) mixed in. From retro toys to gags like "fart gum," one could spend days alone looking, foraging, and buying their wares.

Added bonus: knowledgeable employees like Redwin make shopping there even more fun.

Big Fun
1814 Coventry Rd
Cleveland, OH 44118
(216) 371-4386

1 comment:

Anonymous said...

The best part of Big Fun is the pranks section and the collection of refrigerator magnets.