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Give Bear Bucks Gift Cards

Gift Cards

Select a physical Bear Bucks gift card and a balance amount, and we will ship the card to you or your recipient.

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E-Gift Cards

Choose from several options and set an amount, and we'll email your Bear Bucks e-gift card to your recipient.

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Why Give Gift Cards?

Giving Bear Bucks gift cards is great!
  • They can be used in-store or online
  • You decide the amount they hold
  • They never expire
  • Two ways to buy: Have one shipped to you or your recipient, or purchase an e-gift card and we'll email it within 2 hours of your order!

Gift Card FAQs

How do I check my gift card balance?

Please go here and enter your gift card number and PIN to check your balance.

How do I redeem gift cards?

You can redeem gift cards online, in store, or by phone! Click here to learn more.

Where can I find my gift card number and PIN?

For physical gift cards, your card number and PIN are on the back of the card. The PIN may be covered by a scratch-off coating. Please scratch it off to reveal it. For e-gift cards, your card number and PIN are included in the email you receive for the e-gift card.

How are physical gift cards shipped?

For security purposes Gift Cards in your purchase will be shipped separately from the rest of your order. It will be shipped USPS First-Class Mail at no additional cost. USPS First-Class Mail takes 7 to 9 days to ship.

What if I sent my order FedEx 2-Day or Next Day?

If you sent your order using FedEx 2-Day or Next Day we will make sure your gift card goes out with your order and will not be shipped separately.

Check Gift Card Balance

Enter your 16-digit gift card number and PIN below.





Where is my card number and/or PIN?

You can find your card number and PIN on the back of physical gift cards. The PIN may be covered by a scratch-off coating. Please scratch it off to reveal it. For e-gift cards, your card number and PIN are included in the email you receive for the e-gift card.

If you need additional assistance, please read our FAQs or call Guest Services at 1-877-789-BEAR.

Check Gift Card Balance

Gift card number:

Balance: $0.00

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You can redeem your gift card online or in-store! Click here to learn how.

Redeem Gift Cards

You can redeem your gift cards online, in-store, or over the phone.

Redeem Online

  • Browse buildabear.com/shopping and add the products you would like to your basket.
  • Begin the checkout process.
  • On the Payment Information page, enter your 16-digit gift card number and your 8-digit PIN in the spaces provided.
  • Hit the "Apply" button, and your gift card amount will be applied towards your order.
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Redeem In Store

  • Go to your local Build-A-Bear Workshop. You can find your local store by visiting our store locator page and searching for your city and state or ZIP code.
  • Select the items you would like to purchase.
  • At the register, please give the associate your gift card. For e-gift cards, you may either print out the email you received the e-gift card in beforehand, or you may show the associate the email on your mobile device.
  • The associate will apply the amount on the gift card towards your order.
  • You may need to provide additional payment details if your order amount exceeds your gift card balance.
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Redeem Over the Phone

  • Browse buildabear.com/shopping and make note of the products you would like to purchase.
  • Call our Guest Services team at 1-877-789-BEAR and tell them what items you would like to purchase.
  • When the Guest Services Representative asks you for payment details, give them the 16-digit gift card number and the 8-digit PIN.
  • The Representative will apply the amount on the gift card towards your order.
  • You may need to give the Representative additional payment details if your order amount exceeds your gift card balance.
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