Entertainment Play Fair: Things to do at the Toy Fair offshoot This year, Toy Fair is branching out with Play Fair, which is open to the public. Photo Credit: TIA By Scott A. Rosenberg email@example.com @RosenbergScottA February 8, 2016 6:27 PM Print Share fbShare Tweet Email Toy Fair, the long-running industry convention, has long been closed off to the general public. But this year, it’s inviting people in for a sister show called Play Fair 2016. Taking over the north hall of the Javits Center, Play Fair is described as a “celebration of play and entertainment for all ages” on the show’s website. There will be exhibits, toy demos, celebrities, show exclusives and more. amNewYork looks at four must-see things at Play Fair. Game on! 1. Hasbro’s ‘Star Wars’ Bladebuilder Lightsaber Training You can show off your skills with the Jedi’s ultimate weapon at these training sessions. Saturday, 1 p.m.; Sunday, 3:30 p.m. 2. Lego Master Builder You’ll go to pieces when you see the amazing creations of Lego Master Builder Erik Varszegi. Don’t forget to stop by Lego’s booth at any time for lots of fun building action for the entire family. Saturday, 12:15 p.m. 3. Meet author Jon Scieszka The best-selling author will chat about his “Frank Einstein” book series, about a young scientist, and sign copies. Saturday, 11:30 a.m. 4. Get exclusive toys There are lots of toys you can only get here, like a Dorbz Ridez Batman ’66 Blue Batmobile with Batman. If you goPlay Fair runs from Feb. 13-14 at Javits North at the Javits Center at 655 W. 34th St., playfairny.com, tickets, $30 per session; $145 for weekend. Family packs available as well. By Scott A. Rosenberg firstname.lastname@example.org @RosenbergScottA Scott has been at amNewYork since 2008, first as the entertainment editor, and now as senior editor. He covers movies, books and other forms of entertainment. Share on Facebook Share on Twitter Comments We're revamping our Comments section. Learn more and share your input.