Looking for a way to count down to Christmas? Get our FREE printable Advent calendar full of FUN and SIMPLE holiday activities to do together each day!
This FREE printable DIY advent calendar is full of Christmas activities you can enjoy together each day as you count down to Christmas. It’s a fun way for the whole family to spend time together during the holiday season.
Advent Calendars are the perfect way to keep kids anxiety in check until Santa comes on Christmas day. The advent calendar puts holiday activities in order so everyone can look forward to each activity!
The pdf also includes links to free printables, crafts, and directions to go with the activities on the calendar because my goal is to help you have a Happy Holiday.
See all our Christmas Ideas Here like all these helpful and FREE Elf on the Shelf Printables, then give your kiddos Christmas Activity Placemats to enjoy at the table, and make ADORABLE Christmas Keepsake Ornaments.
Advent Calendar Activities
Starting on December 1st, each day on the calendar has a Christmas activity to do. These activities are designed to bring your family together as you prepare for Christmas. The activities are FUN and SIMPLE that may already be part of your Christmas traditions so it doesn’t add extra things to do on top of an already busy time of year or you can also use the blank advent calendar to come up with your own activities.
Activities include making Christmas cookies, crafting Christmas cards, drinking hot chocolate, playing family games together, making Christmas ornaments, watching a Christmas movie, reading a Christmas book, and more fun activities you and your kids will enjoy!
Christmas Activity Advent Calendar
Advent Calendar Template
The download comes with a few options because I always like to let you choose what’s going to work best for your family.
Advent Calendar Option 1: Filled Out Activity Calendar
This Christmas countdown calendar is ready for you to print and use.
Advent Calendar Option 2: A Blank Advent Calendar
You can print and fill in your own advent calendar ideas that works with your family and schedule. You can even use the same activities that are on the filled-out calendar but put them in your own order or add your family’s special traditions!
Printable Christmas Stickers
You can print the stickers out on printable sticker paper, cut each picture out, and stick it onto the calendar as you go along.
You can also print the stickers on plain white paper and use glue to put them on.
The stickers come with a Cut Out Sticker option (cut around each picture) and an Easy Cut option (cut along the gray lines).
How to Use the Advent Calendar
Print the calendar out so the whole family can see it. Then print the CUTE Christmas stickers to stick them onto each day (use sticker paper or regular glue to put them on).