Discover enchanting advent calendars for toddlers & pre-schoolers for 2023. Watch their faces light up with daily surprises this Christmas!

A Jolly Festive Round-Up
Best Toddler Advent Calendars UK 2023

From top left clockwise: BRIO Advent Calendar, Max Made Me Do It Personalised Baby’s First Advent Calendar, Playmobil 1 2 3 Aqua Advent Calendar, Farmer Christmas Festive Activity Advent Calendar, Bluey Advent Book Bundle, Melissa & Doug Wooden Christmas Tree Advent Calendar.

The magic of Christmas is never more real than when seen through the eyes of a toddler. Their wide-eyed wonder and boundless curiosity make every festive moment truly special. As parents and caregivers, we strive to create memorable experiences, and an advent calendar designed just for toddlers can add an extra layer of joy to the festive countdown.

In our 2023 guide, we’ve lovingly gathered a selection of advent calendars tailor-made for these little explorers. So, whether your pre-schooler adores playful animals, snuggle-and-read time, or simply delights in the joys of discovery, our selection has something special for everyone. Join us as we explore the best advent calendars for toddlers this year and let the magic of the season begin!

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7 Best Advent Calendars For Toddlers & Pre-Schoolers 2023

BRIO Advent Calendar 2023

BRIO Advent Calendar

A classic toy advent calendar for some serious nostalgia! Add some festive characters to your little one’s BRIO wooden train set with this sweet set. 

BRIO Advent Calendar

Farmer Christmas Advent Calendar

Farmer Christmas Activity Advent Calendar

The beautifully illustrated addition to the Farmer Christmas world, this gorgeous festive advent calendar will keep little ones busy with a fun activity to enjoy each day of advent. One of our favourite small businesses – if you haven’t checked out the Farmer Christmas books yet, they’re a must!

Farmer Christmas Festive Advent Calendar

Play-Doh Advent Calendar

Play-doh Advent Calendar

Time for some play-doh modelling fun! With 23 mini pots and one bonus sized white sparkle, lots of accessories and cards with suggested builds, your little one will certainly be kept entertained.

Play-doh Advent Calendar

Bluey Advent Book Calendar

Bluey Advent Book Bundle

Got a Bluey fan at home? Then this Bluey advent calendar filled with 24 mini story books will be just the ticket. Perfect for a countdown of snuggles on the sofa reading 🙂

Bluey Advent Book Bundle

Playmobil 1-2-3 AQUA Advent Calendar

Playmobil 1 2 3 Aqua Advent Calendar

Make bathtime extra fun with the Playmobil 1 2 3 Aqua advent calendar. Daily boats, animals and figures to discover (as well as a bath-friendly container for storage)

Playmobil 1 2 3 Aqua Advent Calendar

Melissa & Doug Countdown To Christmas Wooden Advent Calendar

Wooden Christmas Tree Countdown

Melissa & Doug’s adorable wooden Christmas Tree advent calendar is designed to be enjoyed again and again. We think little ones will love adding their decorations to the tree each day. Great for sneaky number practice too!

Melissa & Doug Wooden Christmas Tree Countdown

Max Made Me Do It Keepsake Personalised Baby's First Advent Calendar

Baby's First Advent Calendar Keepsake

What a gorgeous idea from Max Made Me Do It! A personalised keepsake advent calendar for baby’s first Christmas. Add short notes each day sharing the festive things you enjoyed and keep it as a memory for years to come.

Baby’s First Advent Calendar Keepsake

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So there you have it—our pick of the sweetest advent calendars for toddlers and young children this year. Which one will your little one enjoy the most?  Now, who else is on your advent calendar list…?!