The Top Christmas Advent Calendars of 2011

by thepurpleturtle

An Advent calendar is a special calendar which is used to count or celebrate the days of Advent in anticipation of Christmas. Celebrate with advent calendars.

Christmas Advent Calendars

Advent Calendars were made to help remind us each day that Christmas is coming. Advent calendars have undergone many changes thought the years. To most people these calendars are a way of signifying the coming holiday season. These calendars are decorated in a plethora of ways. Some Advent Christmas calendars feature a series of small drawers or doors that contain a hidden chocolate treasure, an inspirational quote, or endearing photo. These calendars  are made out of a variety of materials as well. Some are cardboard others are fabric and some are made of wood that is sure to last for the future Christmases to come. 

Reber Advent Calendar

Reber Advent Calendar with Christmas Scene

by Reber


Reber Advent Calendar

Reber's delights are found behind each of the 24 days leading up to Christmas. Count down the days till Christmas to find out what kind of treats are hiding behind the doors for you each day.

The Advent Calendar

As with most advent calendars, chocolate advent calendars have 24 doors that are opened as advent progresses. The reason these calendars are so desirable  is that behind each door, in addition to a picture or a verse, there is a chocolate in the shape of something associated with Christmas, such as a snowman, mittens, or Christmas tree.

There is a Christmas Advent Calendar out there for everyone. If your are a chocoholic that requires the most luxurious of chocolates or a diabetic that has more strict needs, you can find what you need. 

No matter what form your advent calendar takes, the common link between them all is waiting, counting down, and preparing for Christmas Day.

Not a fan of chocolate?

If you are not a big fan of chocolate or just can't eat them because they are not going to go well with your diet do not worry. There are even Christmas Advent calendars that are catered around special dietary needs, including diabetics and people with nut and dairy allergies. There is really no reason not to have an Advent calendar in your home for you to enjoy this year. 

The Kinder Friends Advent Calendar

Count down the days before Christmas! This perfect Christmas gift is filled with Kinder schoko-bons, and mini kinder country, kinder bueno, and kinder chocolate. Delightful chocolates of Germany.

Big Building Christmas Advent Calendar

Hachez Haus Advent Calendar

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Santa's Workshop

Chocolate Advent Calendar - Santas Workshop - 8oz

by Madelaine

Only $14.95

Hachez Haus Advent Calendar

Behind each window are different varieties of milk & dark chocolate specialties with various compositions. The Haus gift packaging features a nostalgic & classical Christmas design.

Santas Workshop Calendar

Our biggest advent calendar yet, this chocolate advent calendar is just what you need to countdown to Christmas. These calendars feature a festive picture of Santa's workshop with very busy elves, and each comes filled with a whopping 1/2lb of chocolate! A great gift for the kids - with each passing day comes a decadent piece of chocolate! Get them while they last.

Polly Pocket Galore

Advent Calendars for Girls
Polly Pocket Advent Calendar

by Mattel

Only $98.98

Polly Pocket Advent Calendar

The more fashions the merrier! Girls can help Polly doll celebrate the season in style with this joyous collection of holiday-inspired looks. Mix 'n match the fabulous fashion pieces to create the perfect outfits for holiday parties, shopping, and more!

"My daughter is enjoying this advent calendar. The calendar includes several outfits and accessories and one doll."

Star Wars

Advent Calendars for Boys
LEGO Star Wars Advent Calendar (7958)


Only $69.9

Star Wars Advent Calendar

Christmas is almost here! With 24 unique gifts, including iconic mini-figures, vehicles and accessories from the Star Wars universe, the all-new LEGO Star Wars Advent Calendar is the perfect way to set the festive holidays into hyper-speed!

The Wooden Advent Calendar

Wooden Nativity Advent Calendar

by Oodles of Toys


The Wooden Nativity Advent Calendar

You can't go wrong with wood. A wooden Advent Calendar is perfect for someone who dose not want to buy themselves a new calendar each year. They are strong, durable, and last.


Byers Choice Nutcrackers Wooden Advent Calendar

by Byers Choice

Only $149.99

The Nutcrackers Wooden Advent Calendar

The Nutcrackers Countdown Calendar by Byers Choice is thoughtfully designed with 24 numbered doors behind which candy or small surprises can be hidden for each day (not included). Durable construction ensures this wooden Advent calendar can be used year after year providing a tradition that your family is sure to treasure.

More about Christmas Advent Calendars

Christmas Advent Calendars
An Advent calendar is a special calendar which is used to count or celebrate the days of Advent in anticipation of Christmas.Advent Calendar, Come Smile with us - Make Somebody Smile Today.

The Best Wooden Christmas Advent Calendars
An Advent calendar is a tradition celebrated in many families as the winter season and Christmas approaches. There are a number of secular and religious themed Advent calendars on the market.

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Updated: 03/14/2013, thepurpleturtle
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