Using an advent calendar is a fun way to count down to Christmas. It makes the days leading up to the holiday feel more festive, and, of course, when little dinosaur gifts are involved, it brings joy to dinosaur-loving boys and girls of all ages!
The popular use of advent calendars began in Germany in the 19th century. The (German-based, coincidentally) supermarket chain Aldi offers a variety of popular calendars each year, and to mark the release date, Aldi has designated the first Wednesday in November (November 2, today, this year) to be so-called Advent Calendar Day.
Continue reading for a great sampling of the dinosaur-themed advent calendars you can buy. While the sets all include dinosaur toys, they all have different features that make them stand out. These include dino-themed vehicles, eggs with toys inside, articulated buildable figures, and more. Maybe one calendar isn't enough for your big dinosaur fan!