This German advent calendar with glitter accents folds out to 27.5" wide to form free standing calendar and shows a true panorama of a traditional German village bustling with cheerful Christmas activities. Children sled down the hill and make snow forts and a horse drawn carriage goes by laden with holiday presents.
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
Dimensions: 8.5" by 27.5"
Crafted in Germany
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.
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