Advent marks the period of preparation for the celebration of the birth of Jesus Christ. This year, the festivities start on Nov. 28, so get ahead of the game with these local advent calendars.
“Oh What Fun!” Holiday Wine Countdown Calendar
Say “cheers” to the holiday season with Kroger’s “Oh What Fun!” countdown Calendar. The wine-filled box contains 24 mini wine bottles, the equivalent to six full-sized bottles. Featuring a festive blend of white, red, rosé, and sparkling wines, you can pop out these bottles to count down the days to Christmas with a new wine each day. $79.99.
Higher Gravity Crafthaus
The perfect gift for any craft beer lover, this calendar features 25 beers from 25 different breweries in a variety of styles and tastes. Focusing more on specialty items (such as higher priced beers, rare and limited releases, and seasonals), Higher Gravity offers several special edition beers only found in this box. Every single beer in the calendar is special ordered to ensure the freshest, tastiest product possible. $104.99.
The Party Source Beer Advent Calendar
Need a gift for the beer enthusiast in your life or looking for an excuse to walk around Party Source? Look no further, the beer advent calendar features 24 different beers, with limited quantities available. The calendar is full beers from your favorite Cincinnati breweries, featuring MadTree Brewing, Rhinegeist, and Taft’s Ale House, just to name a few. $59.99.
Maverick Chocolate Company
Take a tour of some of Cincinnati’s landmarks as you countdown the days to Christmas with Maverick’s chocolate advent calendar. Designed by local artist/illustrator James Billiter, the calendar features 25 pieces of its bean-to-bar chocolates, including 60% dark milk chocolate, 70% Belize dark chocolate, and seasonal flavors, like mint dark chocolate. Get your hands on one of these as soon as possible, both in store and online. Act now—these calendars are in high demand and sell out fast. $22.