Custom Calendars Frequently Asked Questions

All you need to know about
personalized calendars!

Ancient Calendar

When Were Calendars Invented?

The first calendars were invented in Mesopotamia in 3100 BC during the Bronze Age. These calendars tracked the cycle of the moon, and each day had only 12 hours. There were also "holy days" that were observed on the 7th and 15th of the month.

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How Many Different Calendars Are There?

There are over 40 different types of calendar used around the world. While most people use the Gregorian calendar, there are many countries and religions that have a calendar of their own. These come in the form of pocket calendars, wall calendars, printable calendars, and many other styles.

advent calendar

What is an Advent Calendar?

An advent calendar is a 24-day calendar that is used in December to count down the days to Christmas. It's often filled with small gifts, trinkets, candies, or chocolates, one for every day until the holiday. Advent calendars were first used in 1851.

desk calendar

How Do You Customize Calendars?

Do you want to make your own calendars? Customize them online with a promotional products distributor! You can choose from a ton of fun prints, designs, and themes.

Over 4,250,000 custom calendars sold last year.

The largest order ever placed was for 1 million promotional calendars.

72% of sales are for wall calendars, 19% are for calendar magnets, and 9% are for desk calendars.

The end of the year is a popular time to order custom calendars, with most orders taking place in October and November.