Fall Warehouse Sale!

Our Warehouse Sale starts Thursday, October 11th at 10AM! You can’t miss us at the corner of Damen & Armitage. And starting NEXT Thursday, we’ll have a North Shore Warehouse Sale at the Takiff Center in Glencoe. Check your email for further details!

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Warehouse Sale Time!

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Summer Fun!

Yippee!  Summer is only a hop, skip, and a jump away!  You know what that means!: “Im bored!”, “There’s nothing to do!”, “Can I watch TV?”.  Keep them occupied and active with our excellent selection of summertime essentials.  Crafts, puzzles, projects, and games for those sizzling hot days; Beach toys, pogo sticks, jump ropes, and frisbees for those who love to be outside!  Make The Red Balloon your #1 stop for an activity in any weather!

Give us a call, or stop in soon!


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Spring Reading!

This just in:  Loads of new books! The book shelves here at The Red Balloon are jam packed with an excellent selection of new books and old favorites that you won’t find everywhere.  Our friendly staff is well versed in our book selection and happy to assist you in choosing books for anyone on your list.  Our selection ranges from baby board books to young reader chapter books.  Come in and check it out!


New Product Web Albums!

Whether you are shopping online, over the phone, or just curious as to what new merchandise we have in, The Red Balloon is always able to share photos and info about any of our products.  We are always updating our web albums that we tailor to your child.

Give us a call, stop in, or shoot us an email to receive an invite to view any of our albums!


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It’s Warehouse Sale Time!

It's Warehouse Sale Time!
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Hop into Spring!

The Red Balloon Co. has plenty of adorable clothes perfect for the upcoming spring months! Comfy dresses, bathing suits,  shorts, and so much more are arriving at our two locations daily!  See these few pictures for just an inkling of what we have! Want to know more? Stop by the store or call us toll free!  (877)969-9800

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Vulture Sale!

Starting Thursday, January 19th- Sunday, January 22nd,
we will be having a VULTURE SALE at our old location,
2060 N. Damen Avenue, during our regular business hours:

Thursday 10-6:30pm
Friday 10-6pm
Saturday 10-6pm
Sunday 11-5pm

Stop by for amazing deals on bookcases, display furniture,
decorative buckets, toy overstock, lamps, artwork, and
all sorts of one-of-a-kind odds & ends you won’t
find anywhere else. 

Remember: to the victor go the spoils!

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American Express presents: Shop Small Saturday

American Express wants to help you make a difference. Get a one-time $25 statement credit when you register an eligible American Express Card and use that Card for a purchase of $25 or more at a small business on November 26th.

Here’s how we are doing our part!:

Mary, our web developer, will be shopping at Virtu, an amazing store located at 2034 N. Damen.  She’s got her eye on some fun holiday cards from Snow & Graham. 

Rachel, our store manager, can’t wait to get to Presence at 5216 N Clark St. to purchase some funky jewelry as holiday gifts for her friends.

Chuck, our accounts receivable manager, will be headed over to Reckless Records at 1532 N. Milwaukee to pick up some vintage Barbara Streisand albums.  We think. 

Lauren, our senior sales associate, is stopping by Olivia’s Market at 2014 W. Wabansia to grab some yummy pesto pasta and fresh flowers for a romantic dinner at home.

Go to our Facebook page to tell us how you will be shopping small on Saturday the 26th!!/theredballoon

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Would you like to win 20 alphabetables pillows from the Red Balloon? Think of the possibilities: Christmas: done. Hanukkah: seven days complete. The favors for your child’s next birthday party: amazing! To enter, email a photo of you child in a Red Balloon Co. outfit to

For more information, call us toll free: 877-969-9800