Dinosaur Advent Calendars for 2022

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!

Fun Dinosaur Toys Advent Calendar with Eggs & More

Found on Amazon

This fun mixed dinosaur advent calendar has a great variety of surprises for the days leading up to Christmas. The toys come in several different unique styles, including dinosaur-style vehicles, hatching eggs that are revealed when placed in water, archaeological eggs that need to be cracked apart to reveal the toy inside, catapult dinos, and more.

Dinosaur Train & Toys Advent Calendar

Found on Amazon

This awesome set includes dinosaur-style train locomotives and dino cage cars to make up a fun prehistoric holiday train set! You'll also get a track map to play with your train set, dinosaur style automobile toys, two different styles of dinosaur bracelets, and a handful of dinosaur figures.

*12* Days Buildable Dinosaur Toys Countdown Calendar

Found on Amazon

With this fun purchase you'll get an advent calendar that counts down 12 days, each day revealing a buildable (similar to LEGO though not compatible) dinosaur toy! Some of the dinosaurs have articulated or moving parts like adjustable legs and arms, turning heads, opening jaws, and more.

Jurassic World Dominion Advent Calendar

Found on Amazon

Have officially licensed Jurassic fun with this set inspired by the film Jurassic World Dominion! You'll get a great mix of dinosaur figure toys, a theme park worker figure, and theme park accessories like entrance gates, creature pens, and more.

Dinosaur Pop Up Indoor/Outdoor Play Tent

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