Kids Advent Calendars are more fun than ever before. Dads Choice has selected just some of our favourites to get you in the mood for the Christmas Countdown...
1. Cadbury Dairy Milk Chocolate - Large Advent Calendar - £4.99 - Supermarkets
If you can’t get enough of the delicious Cadbury Dairy Milk chocolate, this year we have a brand new bigger advent calendar to really keep you topped up on joy this festive season. Complete with a tantalising assortment of milk chocolates, and milk chocolates with vanilla flavour fillings, everyone will want a piece. 200g RRP £4.99
2.LEGO® City Advent Calendar (RRP £19.99)
Enjoy the countdown to Christmas with the LEGO® City Advent Calendar, featuring 24 awesome gifts that will make each day a special day! You can meet Santa, decorate the Christmas tree, build a snowman or blast off into space aboard the shuttle. It’s just like Christmas Day! Help the police catch a crook, take a cool remote-controlled car for a spin or cook marshmallows on a festive log fire! This fantastic set also includes an array of LEGO minifigures and models that can be integrated with your favourite sets.Available in all good retailers and online at: shop.LEGO.com. Also available LEGO® Friends and Star Wars version.
3. Wooden Santa Advent Frame - £39.99 - lasts forever
Ramp the excitement up to 10 in the run-up to Christmas with our Wooden Santa Advent Frame. Made from wood in the fabulously festive colours of red white and green, the frame has a wonderful 3 dimensional Santa scene in the centre of the frame which is surrounded by 24 numbered drawers, one for each day of Advent. Buy from Borngifted.co.uk
4.Star Wars light-up advent calendar - £3.50
Containing 25 delicious milk chocolate pieces, this is the perfect calendar for Star Wars fans of all ages. Featuring everyone’s favourite ‘baddie’, watch as Darth Vader’s lightsabre illuminates at the touch of a button. Available from ASDA
5. Frozen light-up advent calendars - £3.50
As the mania of Frozen continues this Christmas, kids can now experience the excitement of the countdown with a unique Frozen light-up advent calendar. Featuring the film’s hero Elsa, experience the magic as snowflakes brighten up each day along with a tasty chocolate treat. Available from ASDA
6. Giant Christmas Tree Advent Calendar - £12.99
This giant-sized Advent Calendar in the shape of a Christmas Tree has 24 fabric pockets for the Elves to hide treats! A lovely traditional design which would make a wonderful addition to any home this Christmas. Available from Born Gifted
7. Smiggle Advent Calendar - £25
Rudolph the Red Nosed Reindeer, Santa Claus and a host of little elves adorn a winter workshop themed calendar.Smiggle, one of the most fashionable and fun kids’ stationery retailers, is expected to open its 40th store in the UK by the time Santa squeezes down the chimney and its calendar is already becoming a ‘Christmas crave’ amongst children. Retailing at £25, this coolest of Yuletide item houses limited edition Smiggle goodies that are not available in store.Everyone who purchases a Smiggle advent calendar will be in with a chance of finding one of 10 ‘Lucky Tickets’ across the UK, entitling each winner to a £250 shopping spree in store.
8. Schleich Advent Calendar - £24.99
Schleich Advent Calendar "Christmas with Horses" will delight all horse fans with very special gifts: Cute animals, all kinds of accessories to care for and feed them, special extras and a very exclusive surprise behind the last door. What could it be? You will have to wait and see!
9. 24 Sleeps to Christmas - £14.99
A fantastically festive Christmas activity book advent calendar. There are fun filled activities on every page as you count down the days to Christmas! Can be used as a book or hung up on the wall by its hanger like a traditional Advent Calendar.