This German advent calendar shows a jolly Santa checking his list as elves ready the sleigh for his Christmas Eve ride in front of his woodland house. Forest animals watch the bustle of Christmas activity amidst trees decked with lebkuchen.
A scalloped border frames the scene.
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
This advent calendar has glitter accents
Dimensions: approx. 11.75" by 11.75"
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.