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Target first introduced their car seat trade in event in 2016 and in the past 6 years they’ve recycled the materials of over a million car seats.

If you’ve got an old, expired or damaged car seat or you can donate it and land a 20% off Target coupon, good on select baby gear.

Remember to download the free KCL app so you don’t miss any Target deals.


The next Target Car Seat Trade-In event will be April 18.

Target usually holds its Spring car seat trade-in event the day after Easter and this year is confirmed to do the same. The event lasts until Saturday, April 30, just under two weeks total.


Trade in your car seat for a 20% off Target coupon.

A woman putting a car seat in a Target Car Seat Trade-in bin inside Target

To take advantage of the Car Seat Trade-In event, swing by your local participating Target with your old car seat or booster seat. All you have to do is go to Guest Services, where they’ll have drop-off boxes. Once the trade-in is complete, you’ll be given your 20% off coupon.


The coupon can only be used on certain baby items.

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Your new 20% off coupon can only be used on one of the following items:

  • New car seat
  • Car seat base
  • Stroller
  • High chair
  • Rocker
  • Travel system
  • Baby swing
  • Bouncer
  • Playard


Have two car seats? Take advantage of this offer twice.

A bin filled with car seats inside Target.

If you’ve got a second car seat that’s collecting dust, you can trade that in for a coupon as well.


You need to be a Target Circle member for this deal.

The deals page open on the Target app with a basket filled with products behind it.

In order to take advantage of this trade-in, you have to be a member of Target Circle. You’ll also get access to Circle deals and get 1% rewards on all Target products.

Target's Car Seat Trade-In Event Will Get You a 20% Off Target Coupon