The LEGO Star Wars advent calendar is one of many that will make the season bright! | Source: LEGO

Now that Halloween has passed, excitement for winter holiday decorations, time with friends and family, and the giving season is increasing by the day. Advent and countdown calendars are fun ways to sate your appetite for holiday cheer while waiting for those days to arrive. And sure, generic advent calendars do the trick, but why go for a typical calendar when you can you can have one that gives you merch from your favorite fandom? Keep scrolling to see 17 pop culture-inspired advent calendars that will make any fan jolly.