A list of McDonald's Happy Meal toy promotions from 1979 to the present day in the USA.

1979

  • Star Trek: The Motion Picture toys (December)

1980

  • TBA

1981

  • TBA

1982

  • Playmobil toys (later recalled)

1983

  • TBA

1984

  • TBA

1985

  • Santa Claus: The Movie toys (December)

1986

  • Airport toys (March)
  • Stompers toys (August)
  • An American Tail books (November)

1987

  • TBA

1988

  • Oliver & Company toys (November)
  • Mac Tonight toys (December)

1989

  • Garfield toys
  • The Little Mermaid toys (November)

1990

  • Super Mario Bros. 3 toys (September)
  • Tiny Toon Adventures toys (October)
  • The Rescuers Down Under toys (November)

1991

  • Tiny Toon Adventures toys
  • McDino Changeables (June)
  • One Hundred and One Dalmatians toys (July)
  • Hook toys (December)

1992

  • Batman Returns toys (June)

1993

  • Earth Day toys (March)
  • Totally Toy Holiday toys (December)

1994

  • Bobby's World toys (March)
  • Sonic the Hedgehog toys (April)
  • The Flintstones toys (May)
  • Happy Birthday Happy Meal Train toys (June)
  • Animaniacs toys (July)

1995

  • Spider-Man toys (January)

1996

  • Marvel toys (January)
  • Muppet Treasure Island toys (February)
  • Aladdin and the King of Thieves toys (August)
  • Space Jam toys (November)
  • 101 Dalmatians toys (December)

1997

  • The Hunchback of Notre Dame toys (March)
  • Hercules toys (June)
  • Sleeping Beauty toys (September)
  • The Jungle Book toys (October 3-23)
  • The Little Mermaid toys (November)
  • 101 Dalmatians toys (December)

1998

  • 101 Dalmatians toys (January)
  • Hercules toys (January 30-February 26)
  • Peter Pan toys (March)
  • Disney's Animal Kingdom toys (April 24-May 21)
  • Ty Teenie Beanie Babies (May)
  • Mulan toys (June)
  • Tamagotchi Toyz (July 17-August 13)
  • Hot Wheels/Barbie toys (August)
  • Mcdonalds Halloween Nerds Candy Dispensers (October)
  • A Bug's Life toys (November 27-December 24)
  • Recess toys (December)

1999

  • Mulan toys (February)
  • Ty Teenie Beanie Babies toys
  • Tarzan toys (June)
  • Doug's 1st Movie toys (September)
  • Halloween Pails (October)
  • Lego toys (November)
  • Toy Story 2 toys (November)

2000

  • Tarzan toys (January)
  • An Extremely Goofy Movie toys (February)
  • Teletubbies toys (April)
  • Dinosaur toys (May)
  • Ty Teenie Beanie Babies toys (June)
  • Fingerboard/Hello Kitty toys (July)
  • The Tigger Movie toys (August)
  • Hot Wheels Toys/Barbie toys (September)
  • Disney's Video Showcase toys (October)
  • 102 Dalmatians toys (November)
  • The Emperor's New Groove toys (December)

2001

  • Buzz Lightyear of Star Command toys (January)
  • Disney's House of Mouse toys (February 2-22)
  • Atlantis: The Lost Empire toys (June)
  • Disney's The Book of Pooh toys (July 11-August 9)
  • Snow White and The Seven Dwarfs toys (October)
  • Monsters, Inc. toys (November)
  • Toys R Us Animal Alley toys (December)

2002

  • Peter Pan in Return to Neverland toys (February)
  • 100 Years of Magic toys (March)
  • The Many Adventures of Winnie the Pooh (May)
  • Lilo and Stitch toys (June)
  • The Country Bears toys (July)
  • Battlebots toys (August)
  • Transformers toys
  • Madame Alexander toys
  • Beauty and the Beast (October)
  • Treasure Planet toys (November)

2003

  • The Jungle Book 2 toys (February)
  • Inspector Gadget 2 (March)
  • NakNak (April)
  • Masters of the Universe/Bratz (May)
  • Finding Nemo toys (May/June)
  • Sega handheld games (June/July)
  • Madame Alexander toys
  • Hot Wheels/Polly Pocket toys (August/September)
  • Kim Possible toys (September)
  • The Lion King toys (October)
  • Brother Bear toys (November)
  • The Haunted Mansion (November/December)

2004

  • The Lion King 1 1/2 toys (February/March)
  • Power Rangers Dino Thunder toys (March/April)
  • ESPN handheld games (April/May)
  • Neopets toys (May/June)
  • 25 Years of Happiness Ty Teenie Beanie Babies toys (June/July)
  • Aladdin toys (October/November)
  • The Incredibles toys (November/December)
  • Sonic the Hedgehog handheld games (December)
  • Dave the Barbarian/Lizzie McGuire toys (December/January)
  • Hello Kitty 30th Anniversary

2005

  • Duel Masters/My Little Pony toys (January/February)
  • Spyro/Crash Bandicoot toys (May/June)
  • NBA/That's So Raven toys
  • Pixar Pals toys
  • The Dog/The Cat Plush (April/May)
  • Neopets (May/June)
  • The Adventures of Sharkboy and Lavagirl toys (June)
  • Hot Wheels/Barbie: Magic Pegasus toys
  • Tak: The Great Juju Challenge toys
  • Madame Alexander toys
  • Walt Disney Park and Resorts toys (September/October)
  • Chicken Little toys (November/December)
  • The Chronicles of Narnia toys (December)
  • Power Rangers/W.I.T.C,H. toys (December/January)

2006

  • Dragon Booster/Strawberry Shortcake toys (January/February)
  • Doogal toys (February/March)
  • Spy Gear/Trollz toys (March/April)
  • The Wild toys (April/May)
  • Build-A-Bear Workshop toys (May/June)
  • Cars toys (June/July)
  • Pirates of the Carribean: Dead Man's Chest toys (July/August)
  • Hummer/Polly Pocket toys (August)
  • Mario's Tennis Sports toys (August/September)
  • Lego Bionicle/The Little Mermaid toys (September/October)
  • Hot Wheels/Barbie and the twelve dancing princesses toys (October/November)
  • Flushed Away toys (November/December)
  • IZ toys (December)

2007

  • Yu-gi-oh GX/The Littlest Pet Shop toys
  • Hot Wheels/Myscene toys
  • Catscratch toys
  • Wow Wee Robotics/My Little Pony toys
  • TMNT/Madame Alexander The Wizard of Oz toys (March/April)
  • American Idol toys (April/May)
  • Shrek the Third toys (May/June)
  • Surf's Up toys (June/July)
  • Hello Kitty toys/Fly Wheels toys
  • Legion of Superheroes toys/Build-A-Bear Workshop toys
  • Cartoon Network toys
  • Bee Movie toys
  • Shrek the Third on DVD toys
  • Lego Bionicle/Strawberry Shortcake toys (December/January)

2008

  • El Tigre/FurReal Friends toys (January/February)
  • The Spiderwick Chronicles toys (February/March)
  • Disney Pirates of the Carribean/Princess toys (March/April)
  • American Idol toys (April/May)
  • Speed Racer toys (May/June)
  • Kung Fu Panda toys (June)
  • Transformers Animated/The Littlest Pet Shop toys (June/July)
  • Spy Gear/Polly Pocket toys (July/August)
  • Star Wars: The Clone Wars toys (August/September)
  • Lego Batman: The Videogame toys/Madame Alexander The Wizard of Oz toys (September/October)
  • Hot Wheels/Barbie toys (October/November)
  • Madagascar: Escape 2 Africa toys (November/December)
  • Lego Bionicle/My Little Pony toys (December)

2009

  • Hotel for Dogs toys (January)
  • Digi Sportz/Hello Kitty toys (January/February)
  • The Spectacular Spider-Man toys/The Littlest Pet Shop toys (February/March)
  • Monsters vs Aliens toys (March/April)
  • Kidz Bop CDs (May)
  • Night at the Museum: Battle of the Smithsonian toys (May/June)
  • Ice Age: Dawn of the Dinosaurs toys (June/July)
  • Ty Teenie Beanie Babies toys (July/August)
  • Lego Racers toys/American Girl books (August)
  • Hot Wheels/Barbie toys (September)
  • Bakugan/Build A Bear Workshop toys (September/October)
  • Nerf toys/Strawberry Shortcake notebooks (October)
  • Astro Boy/My Little Pony toys (October/November)
  • James Cameron's Avatar toys (December)

2010

  • Alvin and the Chipmunks: The Squeakquel toys (January)
  • The Penguins of Madagascar toys (January/February)
  • Star Wars/iCarly toys (March)
  • How to train your Dragon toys (March/April)
  • Hot Wheels: Battle Force 5/Barbie toys (April/May)
  • Shrek Forever After toys (May/June)
  • The Last Airbender toys (June/July)
  • Marvel Heroes/The Littlest Pet Shop toys (July/August)
  • Batman: The Brave and the Bold/Madame Alexander toys (August/September)
  • Star Wars: The Clone Wars/Strawberry Shortcake toys (September/October)
  • Mr. Potato Head Halloween Pails (October)
  • MegaMind toys (October/November)
  • Transformers toys/Hello Kitty toys (November/December)
  • Bakugan/Only Hearts Pets toys (December)

2011

  • Tonka toys/My Little Pony toys (January/February)
  • Hot Wheels Battle Force 5 Fused toys/Barbie toys (February/March)
  • Young Justice/The Littlest Pet Shop toys (March/April)
  • Rio toys (April 8-28)
  • Batman: The Brave and the bold toys/Zoobles toys (April 29-May 26)
  • Kung Fu Panda 2 toys (May 27-June 16)
  • Pokémon Black/White toys/Liv toys (June/July)
  • Star Wars: The Clone Wars toys/Strawberry Shortcake toys (July)
  • The Smurfs toys (July/August)
  • Ben 10: Ultimate Alien toys/Twinkle Toes toys (August/September)
  • Power Rangers Samurai toys/iCarly toys (September/October)
  • Happy Meal Halloween Pails (October)
  • Puss in Boots toys (November)
  • Bakugan toys/Hello Kitty toys (November/December)
  • Alvin and the Chipmunks: Chipwrecked toys (December)

2012

  • Star Wars Episode 1 in 3D toys (January/February)
  • Transformers Prime toys/My Little Pony toys February/March)
  • Spy Gear toys/Victorious toys (March/April)
  • Green Lantern: The Animated Series toys/Squinkies toys (April/May)
  • Madagascar 3: Europe's Most Wanted toys (May/June)
  • Pokemon: Black/White toys/Zoobles toys (June/July)
  • Ice Age: Continental Drift toys (July 9-27)
  • SpongeBob SquarePants toys (August)
  • Power Rangers Super Samurai toys/Paul Frank toys (August/September)
  • Hotel Transylvania toys (September/October)
  • Scooby-Doo! Halloween Pails (October)
  • Young Justice toys/The Littlest Pet Shop toys (November)
  • Rise of the Guardians toys (November/December)
  • Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles toys/Moshi Monsters toys (December)

2013

  • Transformers Prime toys/Hello Kitty toys (January/February)
  • HexBug toys/Barbie in the Pink Shoes toys (February/March)
  • The Croods toys (March/April)
  • Skylanders: Giants toys/Fijit Friends Shimmies toys (April)
  • Spy Gear toys/Winx Club toys (April/May)
  • Epic toys (May/June)
  • Team Hot Wheels toys/Twinkle Toes toys (June/July)
  • Despicable Me 2 toys (July)
  • The Smurfs 2 toys (August)
  • Power Rangers Megaforce toys/Justice toys (August/September)
  • Beware the Batman toys/The Wizard of Oz toys (September/October)
  • Angry Birds Star Wars Halloween Pails/Monster High Halloween Pails (October)
  • Happy Meal Books (November)
  • NFL Rush Zone toys/Build-A-Bear Workshop toys (November/December)
  • Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles toys/Furby Boom! toys (December)

2014

  • Paul Frank toys/Adventure Time toys (January/February)
  • The Lego Movie cups (February)
  • Mr Peabody and Sherman toys (March)
  • Skylanders: Swap Force/My Little Pony: Rainbow Power toys (March/April)
  • The Amazing Spider-Man 2 toys (May)
  • Pokemon X & Y toys/American Girl Isabelle toys (May/June)
  • How to Train Your Dragon 2 toys (June/July)
  • Mario Kart 8 toys/Ty Teenie Beanie Boos toys (July/August)
  • Hot Wheels toys/Barbie toys (August/September)
  • Madden NFL 15 toys/Littlest Pet Shop toys (September)
  • HexBug toys/Monster High toys (September/October)
  • The Book of Life Halloween pails (October)
  • Spy Gear toys/Flutterbye Fairies toys (October/November)
  • Max Steel toys/Hello Kitty 40th Anniversary toys (November)
  • Penguins of Madagascar toys (November/December)

2015

  • Harper Collins kids books (January)
  • Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles toys/Sweethearts Plush (January/February)
  • The SpongeBob Movie: Sponge Out of Water straw toppers (February/March)
  • Team Hot Wheels toys/Barbie: Life in the Dreamhouse toys (March)
  • Home toys (March/April)
  • Transformers: Robots in Disguise toys/My Little Pony: Equestria Girls (April/May)
  • Skylanders: Trap Team toys/Littlest Pet Shop toys (May/June)
  • Nerf toys/Nerf Rebelle toys (June/July)
  • Minions talking toys (July)
  • Batman Unlimited toys/Monster High toys (July/August)
  • Monster Jam toys/Hello Kitty toys (August/September)
  • Hotel Transylvania 2 toys (September/October)
  • Minions Halloween pails (October)
  • The Peanuts Movie toys (October/November)
  • Pokemon Alpha Sapphire and Omega Ruby toys/Build-a-Bear Workshop toys (November/December)

2016

  • Raving Rabbids toys/Shopkins toys (December/January)
  • Harper Collins kids books (February)
  • My Little Pony toys/Transformers: Robots in Disguise toys (February/March)
  • Barbie Spy Squad toys/DC Comics Hot Wheels toys (March/April)
  • Emoji plush (April/May)
  • The Angry Birds Movie toys (May/June)
  • Skylanders Superchargers toys/The Powerpuff Girls toys (June/July)
  • The Secret Life of Pets plush (July/August)
  • Step-It Activity Bands (August/September; these were recalled after multiple complaints about skin burns)
  • Talking Tom toys (September)
  • Justice League Action toys/DC Superhero Girls toys (September/October)
  • It's the Great Pumpkin, Charlie Brown Halloween Pails (October)
  • Trolls Pencil topers and Sticker sheets (October/November)
  • Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles toys/Hello Sanrio toys (November/December)
  • Sing toys (December/January)

2017

  • Teen Titans Go!/SweetHearts clip gloss toys (January/February)
  • The Lego Batman Movie toys and cups (February/March)
  • Barbie Fashionistas toys/Hot Wheels toys (March/April)
  • Smurfs: The Lost Village toys (April)
  • Super Mario toys (April/May)
  • Ty Teenie Beanie Boos toys (May/June)
  • Despicable Me 3 toys (June/August)
  • The Emoji Movie plush (August/September)
  • Harper Collins kids books (September)
  • The Lego Ninjago Movie toys (September/October)
  • My Little Pony: The Movie/Transformers: Robots in Disguise (October/November)
  • Pokemon Sun & Moon/Hello Sanrio (November/December)
  • Happy Meal Holiday Express (December/January)

2018

  • Yo-Kai Watch/Shopkins: Happy Places (January)
  • American Greetings (January-February)
  • Peter Rabbit toys (February)
  • Peanuts Snoopy toys (March)
  • National Geographic Kids (April-May)
  • Hasbro Gaming (May)
  • Incredibles 2 toys (June-July)
  • Nintendo Super Mario toys (July-August)
  • Justice League Action toys (August-September)
  • Bumblebee/My Little Pony: Cutie Mark Crew toys (September/October)
  • Pokémon/Hello Kitty (October/November)
  • Ralph Breaks the Internet toys (November/December)
  • Spider-Man: Into the Spider-Verse toys (December)

2019

  • Monster Jam/Shopkins toys (January)
  • The Lego Movie 2: The Second Part toys (January/February)
  • Teen Titans Go! toys (February/March)
  • Ty Teenie Teeny Tys birthday toys (March/April)
  • Avengers: Endgame toys (April/May)
  • The Secret Life of Pets 2 toys (May/June)
  • Toy Story 4 toys (June/July)
  • The Lion King toys (July/August)
  • NASA Peanuts Snoopy toys and books (August/September)
  • Hot Wheels/Barbie toys (September/October)
  • Pokemon/Hello Kitty toys (October/November)
  • Happy Meal 40th Anniversary Throwback toys (November)
  • Frozen 2 toys (November-December)
  • Star Wars: The Rise of Skywalker toys (December-January)

2020

  • Discovery Mindblown toys (January)
  • Fast & Furious Spy Racers/Spirit Riding Free toys (Early to Late February)
  • Onward toys (Late February-Late March)
  • Pikmi Pops/Beyblade Burst (Late March- April)
  • Trolls: World Tour toys (April/May)
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