Advent Calendar House

Hosted ByMike Westfall

A podcast salute to all holiday specials, but mostly the Christmas ones.

A podcast salute to all holiday specials, but mostly the Christmas ones.


All Episodes

Advent Calendar House: The Life and Adventures of Santa Claus

From the author of The Wizard of Oz comes the craziest Santa origin story ever. Guests: Paxton Holley, Brandon Medley.

Advent Calendar House: Lamb Chop’s Special Chanukah

Some sock puppets teach Pat Morita and Alan Thicke about Hanukkah. Guest: Sarah Shay.

Advent Calendar House: ’Twas the Night Before Christmas

The one with the mouse. Turn back the clock till it goes kerplooey for a look at Rankin/Bass’s 1974 Christmas classic. Guest: Joey O.

Advent Calendar House: The Star Wars Holiday Special

The farthest point from the bright center of the Star Wars universe. Guest: Liz Twachtman.

Advent Calendar House: How the Grinch Stole Christmas

3 guys named Mike review 3 Grinches, from 1966, 2000, and 2018. Guests: Michael DiGiovanni, Michael May.

Advent Calendar House: Witch’s Night Out

The Advent Calendar House celebrates its first Halloween special with a dazzling display of magical mischief as Chad Young creeps in to help Mike celebrate the 40th anniversary of...

Advent Calendar House: The Adventures of the American Rabbit

Chad Young from the Horror Movie BBQ drops in for a star-spangled surprise look at 1986’s The Adventures of the American Rabbit, starring the voices of Donatello, Baby Piggy, and King Triton.

Advent Calendar House: Frosty the Snowman

Happy birthday! In our pilot episode, we discuss how to easily escape a locked greenhouse, and when your trash stops legally belonging to you. Guest: Brandon Medley