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Build-A-Bear Workshop®

Our Store Experience

Guests who visit a Build-A-Bear Workshop store enter a recognizable and distinctive teddy bear themed environment consisting of eight stuffed animal-making stations:

  • Choose Me
  • Hear Me
  • Stuff Me
  • Stitch Me
  • Fluff Me
  • Dress Me
  • Name Me
  • Take Me Home®

Store associates, known as master Bear Builder® associates, share the experience with Guests at each phase of the bear-making process. Regardless of age, Guests enjoy this special place where they create a memory with their friends and family.

Learn more about the eight stuffed animal-making stations 


To provide the fun of making a furry friend to groups—birthday parties, scout troops, field trips, company outings and family reunions—Build-A-Bear Workshop offers a Build-A-Party® program. This exclusive service allows Guests to plan and customize their own party with pre-selected animals, clothes and accessories.

Every animal made at the party can be brought to life online for free at to continue the fun at home. In addition, for parties of six or more, the Guest of Honor and all party Guests receive free gifts, including virtual gifts to play with at Guests with scout troops or class trips receive a free Build-A-Bear Workshop logo patch, in addition to their virtual gift.

Party packages start at only $10 per Guest.


Monday - Friday 10:00 a.m. - 9:30 p.m.
Saturday 9:30 a.m. - 9:30 p.m.
Sunday 11:00 a.m. - 7:00 p.m.


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