21 Best Toy Advent Calendars for Kids

Advent Calendars are a much-loved tradition to count down the days till Christmas. Instead of getting an advent calendar with candy or chocolate, why not buy a toy advent calendar for your kids this year?

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It’s so much fun opening the door of the advent calendar each morning and discover the surprise hidden behind it.  Some calendars will build a scene, so it will be fun seeing it unfold.

Below are the best Toy advent calendars for kids 2021. You’ll find calendars for girls, boys, or just neutral ones that work for every child!

Hot Wheels Advent Calendar 2021

Hot Wheels 2021 Advent Calendar with 24 Surprises That Include 8 1:64 Scale Vehicles & Other Cool Accessories, Plus a Play Pane Mat, for Collectors & Kids 3 Years Old & Up

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The Hot Wheels advent calendar is eagerly anticipated every Christmas! This year’s advent calendar includes 8 model cars, a Christmas tree, sleigh, snowman, and the packaging turns into a North Pole race track for kids to play with!

Mochi Squishy Advent Calendar 2021

ifOlife Advent Calendar 2021 for Kids, Christmas Countdown Calendar Toy for Girls Boys Kids Adults with 24 Pcs Christmas Animals Mochi Squishy, Surprise Relief Stress Toys for Count Down Christmas


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This kids’ advent calendar is filled with cute mini squishy toys that are great for stress relief and increased focus. There’s a sloth, a Christmas stocking, Santa, a snowman, and much more.

The toys are toxic-free and do not contain BPA.

LOL Surprise 2021 Advent Calendar

LOL Surprise 2021 Advent Calendar with Limited Edition Doll and 25+ Surprises Including Outfits, Shoes, Accessories, and LOL OOTD Advent Calendar | for Girls Ages 4-15 Years Old

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The LOL Surprise 2021 Advent Calendar revolves around Jet Set QT doll, her fashions, her shoes, and her accessories for 25 days.

LEGO Advent Calendars 2021

The Lego Advent Calendars are kind of legendary and much anticipated from the moment August rolls around!

This year there’s a choice of LEGO City, LEGO Star Wars, LEGO Friends, LEGO Harry Potter Advent Calendars, AND The Marvel The Avengers Advent Calendar!

LEGO Marvel The Avengers Advent Calendar 2021

LEGO Marvel The Avengers Advent Calendar 76196 Building Kit, an Awesome Gift for Fans of Super Hero Building Toys; New 2021 (298 Pieces)

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For the first time, LEGO has added a new advent calendar to their annual lineup: The LEGO Marvel The Avengers Advent Calendar!

It includes fan favorites such as Iron Man, Spider-Man, Black Widow, Thor, Captain Marvel, Thanos, and Nick Fury – plus exciting items such as a Quinjet, Helicarrier, Spider-Man drone, and Avengers Tower.

The kit is 298 pieces and suitable for kids age 7+.

LEGO Friends Advent Calendar 2021

LEGO Friends Advent Calendar 41690 Building Kit; Christmas Countdown for Creative Kids; New 2021 (370 Pieces)

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This LEGO Friends Advent Calendar Comes with 5 micro-dolls with a stocking, plus kitten and puppy figures. Buildable winter toys include a sleigh, snowboard, and sled. There’s also a piano and a robot with remote control.

The packaging folds out to a playmat for hours of fun!

370 pieces.

LEGO Star Wars Advent Calendar 2021

LEGO Star Wars Advent Calendar 75307 Awesome Toy Building Kit for Kids with 7 Popular Characters and 17 Mini Builds; New 2021 (335 Pieces)

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The LEGO Star Wars Calendars are highly anticipated every Holiday Season. It’s so much fun putting this one together and it will be hard for kids to not open all doors at once or peek behind them.

This year’s calendar features 7 LEGO Star Wars characters, including The Mandalorian and the Child (Grogu), affectionately known as Baby Yoda, in festive outfits, plus a Tusken Raider, IG-11, and IT-O Interrogator Droid.

There are also 11 vehicles including The Razor Crest, Riot Mar’s starfighter, Imperial Troop Transport, X-wing, TIE Fighter, Imperial Light Cruiser, Boba Fett’s starship, and the Child’s hoverpram.

Other mini builds include an E-web heavy blaster snow launcher, training targets, Tusken Raider’s weapon rack, and snow launcher, Imperial weapon rack, and Mandalorian weapon rack.
This awesome 335-piece building toy makes the best holiday gift for kids aged 6 and up.

LEGO Harry Potter Advent Calendar 2021

LEGO Harry Potter Advent Calendar 76390 for Kids; 24 Cool Harry Potter Toys Including 6 Minifigures; New 2021 (274 Pieces)

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It’s 274 pieces of magic! The Harry Potter advent calendar features Harry Potter, Ron Weasley, Hermione Granger, Draco Malfoy, Dudley Dursley, and Griphook mini figurines, plus buildable models such as Gringotts’ gold vault. The advent calendar also includes 2 wizard card tiles!

Suitable for kids age 7+.

LEGO City Advent Calendar 2021

LEGO City Advent Calendar 60303 Building Kit; Includes City Play Mat; Best Christmas Toys for Kids; New 2021 (349 Pieces)


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The LEGO City Advent Calendar 6060303 PlaysetTop Hat Tom, Bob, Betty, Sam Grizzled, Shirley Keeper, and Fendrich, plus a buildable Duke DeTain snowman and a snowy city play mat.

Suitable for kids age 5+.

Disney: Storybook Collection Advent Calendar 2021

Disney: Storybook Collection Advent Calendar 2021 - Toy Advent Calendars for Kids


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Count down to Christmas with all your Disney and Pixar friends. Unwrap 24 books this holiday season and enjoy a magical tale every day from December 1st through December 24th!

Inside includes 24, 24-page small paperback books, each individually wrapped in a paper sleeve to keep every story leading up to Christmas a surprise!

Disney Princess Storybook Collection Advent Calendar 2021


Disney Princess: Storybook Collection Advent Calendar 2021


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Disney Princess fans will love this Storybook advent calendar! Behind every door, there’s a storybook wrapped in a cute little envelope that makes a perfect bedtime read!

Reading age: 3 years +

Harry Potter Holiday Magic Official Advent Calendar 2021

Harry Potter: Holiday Magic: The Official Advent Calendar


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Potterheads will be delighted with the new Harry Potter Holiday Magic advent calendar 2021! Behind each door, there’s a Harry Potter-themed collectible or keepsakes like ornaments, buttons, recipe cards, and more!

Funko Pop! Advent Calendar Harry Potter 2021

Funko Pop! Advent Calendar: Harry Potter - 2021

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More Harry Potter? Yes, Funko Pop also released a Harry Potter advent calendar that contains 24 Pocket Pops!

PLAYMOBIL Horse Farm Advent Calendar

PLAYMOBIL Advent Calendar - Horse Farm


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For kids that love horses, the Playmobil horse farm advent calendar will be something they look forward to opening every day!

It includes a backdrop, three figures, one horse, two foals, two ponies, 2 naughty-looking cats, wheelbarrow, fencing, tree, hay, hedgehogs, bucket, and tons of other accessories.

Recommended age: 4-10 years old

PLAYMOBIL Christmas Toy Store Advent Calendar

PLAYMOBIL Advent Calendar - Christmas Toy Store


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This Christmas Grotto Advent Calendar by Playmobil includes a Christmas Toy Store backdrop, four figures, a Christmas tree, a snowman, gift boxes, a tricycle, a skateboard, and tons of other toys and accessories.

Recommended age: 4-10 years old

Dinosaur Advent Calendar for Kids

D-FantiX Dinosaur Advent Calendar 2021 for Kids, 24 Days Countdown to Christmas Advent Calendars Dino Toy Xmas Gift for Boys Girls 3 4 5 6 Years Old

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This toy advent calendar contains 24 dinosaur figures with a fold-down flap, so kids can easily design their own dinosaur park using their imagination.

Great for imaginative play and kid’s creativity.

Recommended age: 3+

Jewelry Advent Calendar for Girls

Advent Calendar 2021, Christmas Countdown Calendar for Girls, 24 Days Xmas Jewelry Gift Set for Kids Teen Adult with 22 DIY Charm Beads, 2 Bracelets

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Open up the doors up til 24 December to collect 2 bracelets and 22 charms. A great advent calendar for the child who loves jewelry.

Victostar Advent Calendar 2020

Victostar Advent Calendar 2020 Christmas Countdown Calendar Toys for Kids

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This advent calendar is great for kids who love slime and sprinkles!

L.O.L. Surprise! Bling-A-Tree Advent Calendar 2020

L.O.L. Surprise! Bling-A-Tree Advent Calendar

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The L.O.L. Surprise! Bling-A-Tree Advent Calendar is an interactive 3D calendar with a pop-up tree that kids can decorate while counting down to Christmas.

Behind the doors, they’ll find chic Christmas decorations that give their tree some extra bling.

When finished, the calendar makes a beautiful set that kids can use as a backdrop for a Christmas photo shoot with their dolls. #instaready!

Doll Dress Up Advent Calendar 2020

Advent Calendar 2020 - Doll Dress Up Clothes and Accessories for Kids Girls Teens Toddlers - 24 Days of Christmas Countdown

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This doll dress-up advent calendar features 1 doll, 12 clothing items and 12 fashion items, so there’s a different style every day.

Polly Pocket Advent Calendar

Polly Pocket Advent Calendar Featuring a Winter Wonderland Holiday Theme & 25 Surprises to Discover. for Ages 4 Years Old & Up

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The Polly Pocket advent calendar features a Winter Wonderland theme this year.

Surprises include fun Polly Pocket dolls, dwellings, animals, vehicles, and more to create mini Polly Pocket worlds and play out the snowy storytelling fun!

Fun items also include versatile jewelry pieces (they connect and work with some of the surprises) and some surprises have a stamp on the bottom for stamping fun on paper and more!

Hot Wheels Advent Calendar 2020

Hot Wheels Advent Calendar 24 Day Holiday Surprises with Cars and Accessories Ages 3 and Older

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The Hot Wheels countdown calendar features a Santa’s Garage theme and contains 8 decorated vehicles and 16 Christmas-themed accessories with a fold-able play mat.

Crayola Christmas Countdown Calendar

Crayola Christmas Countdown Calendar, Kids Advent Calendar, 24 Holiday Crafts, Gift

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The Crayola advent calendar contains 24 Holiday crafts for kids.  Model Magic Ornaments, finger puppets, and holiday coloring projects are just some of the fun surprises waiting to be uncovered. 

Suitable for kids age 3 and up.

Marvel 80th Anniversary Funko Advent Calendar

Funko Advent Calendar: Marvel 80th Anniversary, 24Pc

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80 years of Marvel comics is celebrated with this super toy advent calendar! There are 24 Marvel figurines to collect each day counting down to Christmas eve including Captain America, Iron Man, Rocket Racoon, and more!

Are your getting the kids a toy calendar this year? Let us know in the comments below!

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