I have so many fond memories of counting down the days until Christmas as a child. This is a great list of Christmas advent calendars kids will love! Each will build so much anticipation until the big day!
Christmas Advent Calendars Kids Will Love
Help add to your child’s Christmas memories by starting a new tradition with an advent calendar. All you need to do is pick one (or two!) of your favorites and start your tradition on December 1st. Pick a time of day when everyone in the family is home so they can all get in on the excitement.
Instead of counting down the days until Christmas, kids will start counting down the minutes until they can open the next box or door.
Advent Calendars Kids Love
- Melissa & Doug Countdown to Christmas Wooden Advent Calendar: This advent calendar is full of colorful magnetic ornaments!
- Disney Tsum Tsum Countdown to Christmas Advent Calendar: These little guys are too adorable!
- Countdown to Christmas Wooden Advent Calendar: Fill up the drawers with small toys, treats, or you could use this LEGO Christmas Build Up Set and separate the pieces amongst the drawer to turn it into a LEGO build advent calendar.
- Crayola Christmas Countdown Activity Advent Calendar: Each day brings a new art activity for kids to complete.
- Little People Advent Calendar: For all of the toddlers out there! This will give them something to open along with their older siblings.
- Play-Doh Advent Calendar: With each day, kids can make creations out of clay. By the time Christmas arrives, you’re sure to have a great art display for the big day.
- Olaf’s Frozen Adventure Advent Calendar: Behind each of these advent calendar doors are figurines of Olaf!
- Eric Carle’s Dream Snow Pop-Up Advent Calendar: Decorate a pop-up tree with ornaments that are hidden behind the doors.
- VTech Go! Go! Smart Animals Advent Calendar: These Go! Go! Smart Animals have a lot to say. This advent calendar also works with other Go! Go! Smart Animals.
- PLAYMOBIL Advent Calendar Christmas Post Office: Santa has to make sure all of the gifts get mailed in time for Christmas.
- Jelly Belly Giant Christmas Advent Calendar: Enjoy one small bag of Jelly Bellies each day leading up to Christmas day.
- 3D House German Chocolate Advent Calendar: I had to include at least one chocolate advent calendar on this list. I love this one because it looks like a real house covered in snow.
- IKEA Christmas Advent Calendar: This advent calendar comes with 24 small bags to fill and hang.
- LEGO Friends Advent Calendar: The LEGO friends are getting ready for Christmas! Build the advent calendar to follow their adventure.
- PLAYMOBIL Advent Calendar Christmas on the Farm Playset: It’s Christmas on the farm! This set includes a Santa Claus and angel play figure.
- Christmas Village Wood Advent Calendar: The detail on this advent calendar is incredible. Fill the boxes with a treat, small toy, or even ornaments.
- Wooden Nativity Advent Calendar: This is my favorite advent calendar! We have had it for years and I love that it reminds my children about the real meaning of Christmas.
Besides the chocolate and jelly bean advent calendar, all of the other options can be used year after year. This will create lasting memories for your family to cherish.
Will you be starting an advent calendar tradition in your home? Which of these Advent calendars kids love is your favorite?
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