This year I have been unboxing and reviewing some of our favourite advent calendars. There have also been a few new ones added into the mix. In this post, I will share with you the 2020 Christmas Advent Calendars that we love.
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Harry Potter Advent Calendars
The Harry Potter Magical Infinity Advent Calendar
Last year Kids@Play released the Harry Potter Magical Infinity Advent Calendar. It celebrates the magic of Harry Potter with towers that fully rotate, by 360 degrees. The advent calendar contains exclusive Harry Potter gifts hidden in the drawer towers. The gifts include plushes, badges, magnets, and stationery. If you would like to know what you will find inside each draw our contents review lists everything you will discover inside this advent calendar. Kids@Play creates many Harry Potter products including the Harry Potter Magical Capsules.
The LEGO Harry Potter Advent Calendar
The release of the 2019 LEGO Harry Potter advent calendar must have been a success as there is a new release for this year. This year’s theme is the Yule Ball from the fourth film, Harry Potter and the Goblet of Fire. It contains 6 LEGO Harry Potter Minifigures and mini builds to recreate scenes from the Yule Ball. Our LEGO Harry Potter Advent Calendar 2020 contents review lists all the items you will discover inside.
The Harry Potter Hogwarts Express Advent Calendar
This year Boots have released a Harry Potter advent calendar this year. The Harry Potter Hogwarts Express Advent Calendar is full of Harry Potter make-up and toiletries. You will discover everything from colour changing lipsticks, body washes, and bath fizzers. You can discover the full contents in our review. A great purchase for any Harry Potter fan.
A Puzzle Advent Calendar
Gibsons Jigsaw Puzzle Advent Calendar – Christmas Around The World
After getting into puzzling again during lockdown I absolutely loved getting the chance to review the Gibsons Jigsaw Puzzle Advent Calendar. Containing 22 puzzles that celebrate Christmas traditions from around the world using illustrations by Claire McElfatrick. Each puzzle takes the form of a festive shape. There is also glue and ribbon provided making it possible to turn the puzzles into Christmas decorations. Our Gibsons Jigsaw Puzzle Advent Calendar contents review lists all the items you will discover inside.
Advent Calendars For Toddlers
Playmobil 1.2.3 – Christmas in the Forest Advent Calendar
Playmobil 1.2.3. is the Playmobil range suitable for children from the age of one and a half. The contents of the Playmobil 1.2.3 advent calendar is based on Christmas in the Forest. Behind the 24 doors, you will discover Santa and his sleigh and lots of animals. You can find the full list of included Playmobil 1.2.3. items in our contents review.
Vtech Toot-Toot Friends Advent Calendar
This year the Vtech Toot-Toot Friends Advent Calendar is available to buy again. Suitable for children aged from one year old. There are 24 doors to open and the items inside build a winter wonderland scene. This calendar also includes a singing Father Christmas. He uses MagicPoint technology to interact with his sleigh.
A Star Wars Advent Calendar
The 2020 LEGO Star Wars Advent Calendar
After reviewing the LEGO Star Wars advent calendar in 2018 and 2019 I had to include this year’s version. This year’s calendar has many Star Wars mini collectibles to build and also includes LEGO Star Wars mini-figures. Some of them are even wearing Christmas jumpers.
Playmobil Advent Calendars
There are many Playmobil 2020 Christmas Advent Calendars available to purchase this year. I will share my favorite one below but you can also purchase Santa’s Workshop, Christmas Ball, The Stunt Show, Christmas Toy Store, On The Farm, Battle for the Magic Stone, Horse Farm, and the Construction Site Fire Rescue.
For any Back to the Future fan and complimenting the Playmobil DeLorean this year, there is also a Back to the Future Advent Calendar.
The Playmobil Jumbo Advent Calendar – Family Christmas
This Playmobil Jumbo Advent Calendar is different than the other calendars you can purchase as it comes with its very own Playmobil house. Behind the 24 doors, you will discover everything the house needs to host a Christmas party. A Christmas tree, Christmas gifts, tables, cakes, muffins, furniture, and a Playmobil family. This jumbo calendar can only be purchased on the Playmobile website.
A Stationery Advent Calendar
The Smiggle Advent Calendar
After reviewing the Smiggle Advent Calendars in 2018 and 2019 I had to include this year’s version. This is another great year of stationery items from the famous Smiggle store.
An Advent Calendar For Any Peppa Pig Fan
The Peppa Pig Advent Calendar
There are two versions of the Peppa Pig advent calendar on sale this year but they both include the same contents with just a few colour variations. This calendar contains 24 doors of Christmas goodies and Christmas themed Peppa Pig characters. This version can be purchased at Boots. Both versions are available online at Amazon.
Advent Calendars Filled With Sweets
The HARIBO Advent Calendar
The HARIBO Advent Calendar has 24 doors full of HARIBO sweets. Inside are seasonal mini bags and themed Christmas jellies. These include HARIBO favourites from around the world. Inside you will discover Tropifrutti, Goldbears, MAOAM and so many more. All of the HARIBO sweets included are listed in our contents review.
The Retro Sweet Advent Calendar
If you are looking for nostalgia the retro sweet advent calendar is perfect. It is full of old fashioned sweets. You will discover Refreshers and Black Jacks inside. All of the sweets you will find inside are listed in our contents review. The retro sweet advent calendar can be purchased from The Gift Experience where you can also add personalisation.
Christmas Activity Advent Calendars
The Play Hooray Play Prompts Christmas Calendar
The Play Hooray activity advent calendar sets you a different Christmas-themed activity every day in December. The calendar has been redesigned for 2020 but it contains the same activities for you to complete. This calendar is available to purchase on the Play Hooray website. Make sure you take a look at all of the calendars available on the website as there have been some great countdowns added this year.
24 Sleeps Til Christmas Advent Book
If you are looking for an alternative advent calendar the 24 Sleeps Til Christmas Advent Book is a perfect choice. It gives you the chance to countdown to Christmas with daily festive activities. This book can also be personalised with your child’s name and a personal message. Your child’s name will also appear throughout the advent book. This book can be purchased from The Gift Experience.
DISCLOSURE – We received the Gibsons Jigsaw Puzzle Advent Calendar, the Playmobil Advent Calendar Christmas Ball, the Playmobil 1.2.3 – Christmas in the Forest Advent Calendar, the HARIBO Advent Calendar, the Personalised Retro Sweet Advent Calendar, the Play Hooray Play Prompts Christmas Calendar, and the Personalised 24 Sleeps Til Christmas Advent Book as gifts. This was for the purposes of this 2020 Christmas Advent Calendars post and to create our YouTube videos. We always give our honest opinions, findings, beliefs, and experiences of the products we receive.