Best Kids Advent Calendars 2019


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Best Advent Calendars For Kids

Waiting for Christmas Day can feel like forever when you’re a kid, so why not make the days go a little faster with a Christmas countdown gift surprise for each day! 2019’s big hits come from family-favorite brands like LEGO, Disney, Harry Potter, and Playmobil. We’ve compiled the ultimate list of the best kids advent calendars so you can pick the perfect one(s) for your little ones, and while you’re at it, maybe find an Advent Calendar for yourself.

Our Ultimate List of Kids Christmas Countdown Calendars:

Disney Frozen 2 Advent Calendar

 

Cost: $59.95  Buy it here!

What’s included: Frozen fun awaits every day on the way to December 25th with this Advent calendar featuring Arendelle’s royal sisters as little girls. Anna and Elsa mini dolls are showcased in two clear windows, and an array of accessories, including tiny toys, outfits and more for the dolls, hide behind each door. The front panel of the packaging folds out for a fun play scene. Includes 26 pieces: two mini dolls (Anna and Elsa) and accessories

Disney Jr. Advent Calendar

Cost: $29.99  Buy it here!

What’s included: Discover the magic of the holidays with the Disney Junior Advent calendar! Kids can countdown to Christmas with their favorite Disney Junior characters! This festive calendar comes with 11 mini surprise figures, 5 customizable holiday accessories, 5 character stickers, and 3 decorative gift boxes. Look out for the exclusive Minnie Mouse figure with a glitter bow! This seasonal calendar features Mickey, Minnie, Doc, bingo, and Rolly characters decorating a Christmas tree. Calendar can also make for a beautiful display and can double as an environment for kids to play with their figures. Open a new window each day to reveal your surprise! The perfect gift for the holidays. Ages 3+

 

Star Wars Advent Calendar Playset by LEGO

Cost: $59.95  Buy it here!

What’s included: They can celebrate the Christmas countdown with all their favorite Star Wars characters. Each door of this Advent Calendar opens to reveal a LEGO brick character, starship, vehicle or other themed collectibles, plus two exclusive, Christmas-themed figures.

  • Includes 24 buildable LEGO characters, exciting vehicles and starships to collect, plus a selection of weapons and a foldout playmat to get the play started right away
  • Mini collectibles: a First Order Star Destroyer, Kylo Ren’s Shuttle, Stormtrooper blaster, Poe’s X-wing, Resistance Troop Transporter, Ahch-To Island, Quadjumper, Death Star Cannon, Corporate Alliance Tank Droid, MTT, escape pod, Hoth cannon and a Twin-Pod Cloud Car
  • Also includes a First Order Stormtrooper, Chewbacca, exclusive Luke Skywalker with Ahch-To Island outfit, Death Star Gunner, Rebel Trooper and a Cloud Car Pilot, plus Mouse Droid, Battle Droid and Mynock LEGO figures

Mickey Mouse and Friends Plush Advent Calendar Wall Hanging

Cost: $55.95  Buy it here!

What’s included: A wonderful world of Disney favorites await to help count down the dates to the big holiday. Each of the 25 numbered pockets of this plush wall hanging contains a tiny stuffed surprise character or icon.

  • Plush Holiday Tree wall hanging
  • Golden Mickey icon topper
  • Ruffled base with embroidered Mickey art
  • 25 pockets, each with embroidered numerals
  • Tiny stuffed satin plush inside each pocket
  • Characters include Tinker Bell, Mickey, Minnie, Goofy, Donald, Chip, Dale, Pooh, Piglet, Eeyore, Tigger, Stitch, Angel and more!
  • Each has self-stick fabric tab on back (will stick to pocket flap)
  • Remove one plush each day from December 1 to 25
  • Use the characters and icons to decorate the tree

LEGO Harry Potter Advent Calendar

Cost: $32.99  Buy it here!  *Check out all the 2019 Harry Potter Advent Calendars here!

What’s included:

  • Each of the 24 doors open to reveal a surprise toy every day from 1-24 December, inspiring imaginative play for Harry Potter fans and ensuring a magical build-up to Christmas!
  • Contains 7 minifigures, including Harry Potter, Hermione Granger, Ron Weasley, Albus Dumbledore, Professor Flitwick, Hogwarts Architect-plus a Hedwig figure and a micro Hogwarts Express train
  • Harry Potter fans can count down to Christmas with the LEGO Harry Potter Advent Calendar and receive a LEGO toy from the Harry Potter movies every day for 24 days!

LEGO Friends Advent Calendar

Cost: $23.99  Buy it here!

What’s included:

  • Build the excitement to Christmas by giving this advent calendar, and help your little one construct the 24 surprises!
  • This toy advent calendar includes a Mia mini-doll figure, plus 2 robot figures, a snowman, 2 penguins and hamster figures
  • 330 pieces – For boys and girls aged 6+ and for fans and kids of all ages
  • The LEGO Friends Advent Calendar 2019 41382 buildable toy can be built together with all other original LEGO boxes, sets and bricks for creative building

Cost: $42  Buy it here!

What’s included: A beautiful two-story house complete with tiny drawers—one for each date—that pull out to reveal delightful hair accessories. Includes 24 hair accessories (8 acrylic pom hair bands, 3 elastic hair bands, 5 enamel/metal hair clips and 8 glitter felt/metal hair clips)

Meri Meri The Nutcracker Advent Calendar

Cost: $15  Buy it here!

What’s included: Have a Nutcracker Christmas with this whimsical paper doll Advent calendar that re-creates the traditional fairy tale and ballet performance.

Barbie Advent Calendar

Cost: $29.99  Buy it here!

What’s included:

  • This Barbie doll Advent calendar delights kids with 24 days of surprise gifts for holiday fun!
  • Kids discover Barbie doll on day one, dressed in a silvery and pink version of her classic chevron swimsuit!
  • Then, each day – for the next 23 days – they open a new present that could be doll clothing, an accessory or storytelling piece!
  • Festive fashions for Barbie doll include a silvery jacket and pants, a black top with pink bow, a long pink skirt and a black ruffle skirt
  • More than 10 accessories feature shoes, jewelry, purses, hair accessories (including a pink hair extension) and a feathery boa
  • The remaining surprises delight with toy pieces that include pets – there’s a puppy and a kitten for animal lovers to play out nurturing fun with animal friends!

LEGO City Advent Calendar

Cost: $29.99  Buy it here!

What’s included:

  • Build 24 different presents in this Christmas countdown Advent Calendar, including vehicles, minifigures and other seasonal items
  • With 7 LEGO City minifigures (including Santa Claus!) and a husky dog figure
  • Vehicles include a sleigh, snow plow tractor and a snowmobile
  • 234 pieces – For boys and girls aged 5+ and for fans and kids of all ages
  • This LEGO City Advent Calendar 60235 playset can be built together with all other original LEGO sets and LEGO bricks for creative building

Thomas & Friends™ Minis Advent Calendar 2019

Cost: $34.99  Buy it here!

What’s included: Christmas on the Island of Sodor is the most festive time of all, and now children can celebrate the holiday with this special MINIS-themed Advent Calendar! Kids can count down the 24 days of Christmas with a different MINIS ‘gift’ for each day, including 6 exclusive MINIS with holiday-themed decorations! New characters for 2019 include Rebecca™ and Nia™. Children will have fun receiving a special ‘gift’ inside every door.

  • ​Includes 24 MINIS engines each with its own special design
  • ​Includes 6 Special Edition MINIS engines in Christmas-themed designs
  • ​Advent Calendar-style packaging with doors that open to reveal gifts
  • ​Perfect for collecting, racing and trading

Ryan’s World Advent Calendar

Cost: $24.99  Buy it here!

What’s included: Celebrate the holidays with the Ryan’s World Advent Calendar! Kids can countdown to Christmas with 24 days of collectible surprises! This festive calendar comes with 6 articulated figures, 2 mini figures, 3 figure accessories, one sticky hand, 3 stickers, 3 puffy stickers, 3 rings, 2 oozes, and one light-up ring. This seasonal calendar features Ryan and the Combo Crew exchanging gifts and decorating a Christmas tree. The calendar can also make for a festive display and can double as an environment for kids to play with their figures. Open a new window each day to reveal your surprise! The perfect gift for the Holidays. Ring requires 2 non-replaceable AG10 batteries (included). Ages 3+

Paw Patrol Advent Calendar

Cost: $24.99  Buy it here!

What’s included:

  • The PAW Patrol Advent Calendar is a fun way to get ready for the holidays! Packed with 24 presents to discover, there’s a different special gift for kids to open up each day.
  • Behind each door is a small holiday-themed PAW Patrol collectible figure! Kids can uncover their favorite pups dressed up for the holidays, a sleigh, snowman, Christmas trees and more!
  • Kids can explore their imaginations and use all the pieces to create a snow day in Adventure Bay, then send the pups on exciting holiday missions!
  • Makes a special holiday gift for kids aged 3 and up. Celebrate the holidays with PAW Patrol!

Playmobil Advent Calendar – Christmas Ball

Cost: $24.99  Buy it here!

What’s included: You’re invited to celebrate the Christmas season! The Advent calendar – Christmas Ball, with lots of exciting trinkets, contains twenty-four surprise items for each day leading up to Christmas. Once all the pieces are revealed, you can enjoy a magical ball with the Royal family. Set includes backdrop, four figures, decorated tree, presents, table and chairs, candelabra, cat and kitten, violin, sleigh, and tons of other accessories. Recommended for ages four years and up. Warning. Choking HAZARD. Contains a small ball and small parts. Not for children under 3 years.

Playmobil Advent Calendar – Construction Site Fire Rescue

Cost: $24.99  Buy it here!

What’s included: Put out the fire with the advent calendar – construction site fire rescue. It contains twenty-four surprise items for each day leading up to Christmas. Once all the pieces are revealed, you will be ready to extinguish the Blaze and keep the city safe. Includes backdrop, two figures, quad, stickable oil spills, rubber flames, traffic cones, Roadblock, and tons of other accessories. Recommended for ages four years and up. Warning. Choking HAZARD. Small parts. Not for children under 3 years.

Cost: $24.99  Buy it here!

What’s included: Looks like the elves are busy getting ready for Christmas! The Advent calendar “Santa’s Workshop,” with lots of exciting presents, contains twenty-four surprise items for each day leading up to Christmas, including an electric lantern (battery included.) Once all the pieces are revealed, help Santa load the sleigh to deliver the toys! includes backdrop, four figures, sleigh, work bench, reindeer, slide, bike, tons of toys, and plenty of other accessories. Recommended for ages four to ten.

Cost: $24.99  Buy it here!

What’s included: Spend a day with the horses! the Advent calendar – horse farm with lots of exciting trinkets contains twenty-four surprise items for each day leading up to Christmas. Once all the pieces are revealed, you can enjoy pampering the horses. Includes backdrop, three figures, one horse, two foals, two ponies, cats, wheelbarrow, fencing, tree, hay, hedgehogs, bucket, and tons of other accessories. Recommended for ages four to ten.

Playmobil 1.2.3 Advent Calendar – Christmas in The Forest

Cost: $24.99  Buy it here!

What’s included: Looks like Santa has arrived to see all the forest creatures! The Advent calendar – Christmas in the forest contains twenty-four surprise items for each day leading up to Christmas. Once all the pieces are revealed, discover a bustling wintry forest filled with animals. Includes backdrop, Santa, three additional figures, sleigh, reindeer, gifts, forest tree, owl, deer, fox, rabbits, and lots of other accessories. Recommended for ages 18 months and up.

Hot Wheels Advent Calendar

Cost: $17.99  Buy it here!

What’s included: ​Make the holiday season a countdown with colorful Christmas-themed packaging and 24 windows for daily surprise Hot Wheels themed gifts. Start unlocking surprises on the first day of December for a Christmas day countdown in Hot Wheels style! This Hot Wheels Advent calendar will delight kids of all ages. There are eight decorated Hot Wheels vehicles and sixteen accessories for every day leading up to the holiday. The Hot Wheels Advent calendar now includes a brand-new foldout playmat for kids to play with their new Hot Wheels vehicles and accessories

Peppa Pig Advent Calendar

Cost: $29.99  Buy it here!

What’s included: Kick off the holiday fun by celebrating the days ‘til Santa arrives with Pippa Pig’s Advent calendar Christmas countdown! Flip the two-sided calendar over to open a new window each day and receive a surprise Gift! A wonderful winter scene on the calendar’s front side adds an oinktastic touch to your holiday décor and is a perfect backdrop to display your collection. Includes 24 Christmas-themed surprise gifts! Make every day brighter with the world of Peppa Pig collection! Suitable for age 2 years and up.

Cost: $19.49  Buy it here!

What’s included: The Crayola Christmas Countdown Activity Advent Calendar with gifts inspires creativity with 24 daily holiday craftsto make as they wait for Santa’s arrival. Each of the numbered calendar “doors” opens to reveal a fun Crayola item and corresponding activity. The calendar is a wonderful way to keep up the holiday spirit and create mementos to keep or give as gifts. Crayola Model Magic Ornaments, finger puppets, and holiday coloring projects are just some of the fun surprises waiting to be uncovered.

Pint Size Heroes Freddy Funko Advent Calendar

 

Cost: 117.99  Buy it here!

What’s included: We are kicking off the holiday season with this very special item! It’s our very own Freddy Funko Advent Calendar with 24 exclusive Pint Size Heroes! Open all 24 doors to reveal a holiday-themed Freddy Funko Pint Size Hero behind each one! Your advent calendar includes a wintery display for your new holiday Freddys. The Freddy Funko Advent Calendar is a limited edition exclusive.

Funko Pint Size Heroes Advent Calendar: Fortnite

Cost: $55.99  Buy it here!

What’s included: 25 Fortnite Pint Size Heroes

Funko Pocket POP! Advent Calendar: Harry Potter

 

Cost: $55.99  Buy it here!

What’s included: 24 Harry Potter Funko Pocket POPs

Funko Pocket POP! Advent Calendar: Marvel 

 

Cost: $55.99  Buy it here!

What’s included: 24 Pocket Pop! vinyl mini-figures

L.O.L. Surprise! #Ootd (Outfit of The Day) Advent Calendar

 

Cost: $24.48  Buy it here!

What’s included: In a world where babies run everything, little rockers Rebel against nap time and Teacher’s pets become class presidents with “free pizza Fridays!” In this world, all work is play and nothing is dull Cuz it’s all a Lil’ Surprising and outrageous! Unbox 25+ surprises in the L.O.L. Surprise! #OOTD (outfit of the day)! unbox an exclusive L.O.L. Surprise! doll, unbox an outfit or pair of shoes! Mix ‘N match for endless fashion combos! Collect them all!

 Super Mario Advent Calendar

Cost: $49.99 Buy it here!

What’s included: Explore the Mushroom Kingdom with this Super Mario Advent calendar full of surprises. Count the days down and reveal a figure or accessory Each day. Display them with the pop-up environment pieces and create your own scene. The Super Mario Advent calendar includes 24 total surprises from the Super Mario video game franchise. There are a variety of popular characters and accessories included to expand your Super Mario World. Each figure and accessory is hidden behind a numbered door so you’ll never know what you’ll be getting next. The unique packaging allows you to open up the front panel and and use the pop-up environment pieces as a display area for your favorite items. With 24 days of surprises, This is a great holiday gift for Super Mario fans of all ages!

Grinch Advent Calendar

Cost: $29.99 Buy it here!

What’s included: ​Countdown to Christmas with Dr. Seuss’ The Grinch Advent Calendar! This festive calendar comes with 14 ornament-size figures and 11 accessories inspired by Illumination and Universal Picture’s new animated film, Dr. Seuss’ The Grinch. Look out for the exclusive Baby Grinch Figure! The calendar features a scene from Who-ville that makes for a beautiful display and can double as an environment for kids to play with their figures. Open a new window each day to reveal your surprise! The perfect gift for the Holidays. Ages 3+

Looking for more Advent Calendars? Check out all the 2019 Advent Calendars!

Advent Calendars for Kids

Written by Sarah Paul

Sarah Paul

Sarah’s first box was Honest Company and she was excited to learn that there are boxes to cover many of her interests which include coffee, sci-fi, books, pop culture, comics, and makeup. She’s currently loving Stars Hollow Monthly and Vegan Cuts, and can’t wait to find more!

6 Comments

  1. Some really cute ones. I kinda want some of them for ME.

  2. Thank you so much for this! I would love to see this list every year please!

  3. Thank you for this post! It just saved me so much time!

  4. This list is missing the best one! MeriMeri’s woodland creatures advent calendar!!!

    • yes! And their railway one!

  5. This is an awesome curation of kids advent calendars! Thanks for putting it together!

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