Best Advent Calendars for Kids

The countdown to Christmas will soon be upon us, so we take a look at some of the best Advent Calendars around in 2019 for kids.

Much-loved brand V-Tech offers a range of advent calendars for 1 – 5 year olds this Christmas. The Toot-Toot Drivers Advent Calendar is packed full with 24 play pieces, including a cute, interactive Toot-Toot Drivers Truck, detachable trailer with SmartPoint location, Christmas decorations, road signs and lots more mini surprises.

Once you have opened all of the boxes, the box panel folds down to become a Toot-Toot Drivers road so you can create your very own Toot-Toot Christmas town! Buy online from Amazon here.

Star Wars Advent Calendar 2019

For older children, why not look at one of the Lego Advent Calendars. One of our favourites is the LEGO® Star Wars™ Advent Calendar. calendar features 6 minifigures and 4 droid LEGO® figures. Behind each door is a buildable Star Wars character, starship, vehicle or collectable, plus 2 exclusive Christmas-themed figures.

When you’ve opened all the doors, there’s even a foldout playmat with a colorful Ahch-To Island scene that lets kids play out epic Star Wars adventures. Buy online here.

Paw Patrol Advent Calendar 2019

Paw Patrol fans everywhere will love the Paw Patrol 2019 Advent Calendar. The PAW Patrol Advent Calendar is a fun way to get ready for the Festive season! Packed with 24 presents, there’s a different special gift for kids to open up each day. But online here.

Playmobil have a range of calendars that will appeal to children.

A truly timeless calendar is this  ‘Santa’s Workshop’ one. The perfect way to count down to Christmas. A wonderful scene comes to life during the Christmas countdown, featuring Father Christmas and his helpful elves. It even comes with a sleigh pulled by a reindeer. Buy here.

Younger Playmobil fans will be delighted with this gorgeous ‘Christmas in the Forest’ calendar. The set includes a range of forest animals and even Santa in his sleigh – perfect to put a smile on their faces. Get yours here.

Another popular choice this December will be The Gruffalo’s Child Official Musical Advent Calendar.

This uniquely designed bi-fold advent calendar has a different Gruffalo gift behind each door which helps you build the scene over December. The way this product has been designed means the calendar folds in half for easy storage, placing the magnetic “ice rink” on the bottom half of the calendar and the opening gift doors on the top, upright half. Get yours here.