5 Festive Advent Calendars for Your Christmas Countdown (PHOTOS)

Target Advent CalendarNow that Hanukkah has officially arrived and Thanksgiving has come and gone, it's official -- Christmas is COMING! And soon, ya'll. As in December 1 is just around the corner. You know what that means, right? It's time to find the perfect Advent calender to help you count down the days until Santa's big arrival. Not only are Advent calendars a fun way to bring holiday excitement into your home (and sometimes snack on some yummy treats!) but they also help you keep track of exactly how much shopping time there is left. Santa's gotta stock up, you know?

Not to fret: we have 5 festive Advent calendars to help you ring in Christmas. Check 'em out, here:


1. Reusable 25-day Countdown to Christmas ($48, etsy.com):

advent calendar

Obsessed with this magnetic calendar. It's colorful, fun, and the best part? Made from recycled materials!

2. Tin & Chalkboard Advent Calendar ($29.95, starbucks.com):

Starbucks Advent Calendar

This calendar comes complete with sweet caramel treats in each tin, and is a decorative touch for your kitchen or living room. Plus, a $5 Mini Starbucks Card to boot!

3. Santa Face Advent Calendar ($47, potterybarn.com):

Santa Advent Calendar

Obsessed with this bearded hunk. I especially love the ability to customize this Santa! You can make one for each of your children.

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4. Gerson Snowman Christmas Countdown Calendar ($22.50, kohls.com):

Advent Calendar

Looking for something a little bit classier without the sweet treat temptation? This snowman is perfection.

5. Threshold Rustic Advent Calendar in red ($29.99, target.com):

Target Advent Calendar

Love this winter-themed calendar with it's festive log cabin look. At only 12'' tall and 15'' wide, this table-top Advent calendar can fit perfectly on the shelf next to your Christmas tree.

Looking for more calendars to count down the days? Check out our 2014 calendar and Advent calendar round-ups at The Prowl!

How do you and your family countdown to Christmas?

Image via Target

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