This German advent calendar with glitter accents folds out to 26.75" wide front section folds out to form free standing calendar. This advent calendar was originally produced in 1952 and is now being re-printed. Shows a joyful Christmas scene in a snowy alpine mountain village. Children join in to build a snowman, while other ski, sled and receive presents. The sun sets and casts a pastel glow on the snow capped peaks in the background.
The detailed picture has 24 little doors to open. Each door has a little picture behind it. The tradition is to open one door each day from December 1 thru December 24. Children love to open a door a day as they count down to Christmas.
Does Not come with candy or chocolate
Tradition of the Advent Calendar
The tradition of the advent calendar dates back to 1851 in the Protestant parts of Germany. The first advent calendar with little doors was printed in the early 1900's and continues today.
Dimensions: 11.5" by 26.75"
Crafted in Germany