Countdown to Christmas with these 2017 advent calendars

Nov 3 2017, 1:10 am

Christmas is just around the corner and these 2017 advent calendars are the perfect way to commence the countdown! Get yours before December begins to spend the month devouring chocolates and short stories, wine, beer, weed, and more.

Here are our favourite advent calendars available for 2017.

The 2017 Short Story Advent Calendar


Hingston & Olsen Publishing story advent

Hingston & Olsen Publishing

Spend the lead up to Christmas reading rather than eating! This Canadian-made collection of 24 stories ($15) comes “from some of the best and brightest writers across North America, and beyond.”


24 Days of Soul Chocolate

Soul Chocolate advent

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Visit the Toronto chocolate roaster or shop online for this$20 advent calendar stocked with a daily dose of  Dominican 70% single origin, dark chocolate.


24 Days of Tea

davids tea advent calendar


Spend December sipping tea as you countdown to Christmas with a daily single serving of Davids Tea. The advent calendar retails for $45 and includes a flavours like Candy Cane Crush, Caramel Shortbread, Carrot Cupcake, The Spice is Right, White Cranberry Bark, and so many more.

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The Wine Advent Calendar from New District


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The wildly popular and highly-anticipated Wine Advent Calendar from New District is back for the 2017 holiday season and features reds, whites, and sparkling wines from nine different countries with prices for a whole month worth of wine drinking for about $40 per bottle.

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The Great White Wonder Adventure Pack from Parallel 49 and Central City

Parallel 49 Brewing Company advent calendar

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It’s true that any 2-4 is an advent calendar if you only drink one beer a day, but this
The Great White Wonder Adventure Pack from Parallel 499 Brewing and Central City Brewers + Distillers is the real deal. Alas, Eastern Canada will have to get resourceful, this advent calendar is only available in British Columbia, Alberta, Saskatchewan, and Manitoba.

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25 Days of The Body Shop

The Body Shop advent calendar

The Body Shop

Per annual tradition, this beauty brand counts down to the big day with 25 days of bath and body products, skincare, make-up and more. Three different variations are on sale between $69 and $169.

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24 Days of Squish

squish advent 2017


Sweeten up your December with 24 days of gummies from this Montreal-founded candy maker. Find them in store or online for $29.

Cannabis Christmas Calendar from Coast 2 Coast

cannabis christmas calendar advent

Coast 2 Coast

This adults-only advent calendar comes filled with an array of cannabis products. Priced from $200 to $230, choose from three varieties: flowers-only, edibles only, or mixed.

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24 Day of Stubbe Chocolate

Stubbe Chocolates advent calendar

Stubbe Chocolates

Available in a choice of all dark, all milk, or mixed (milk, dark, and white), this advent calendar offers a daily dose of chocolatey Yultide cheer in December. Buy online for $21.75.

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HBC Musical Advent Calendar

Hudson's Bay musical hbc advent calendar

Hudson’s Bay

Sold online exclusively for $49.95, this wind-up music box plays Jingle Bells and also contains two dozen milk chocolate caramels.

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