Sideshow’s Holiday Shipping Deadlines for 2022

Looking to send the perfect collectible for someone special this winter? (It’s okay if that someone special is yourself.) Let Sideshow give you a helping hand!

We’ve got a whole selection of pop culture collectibles that span the galaxy, the Multiverse, and everywhere in between! With Sideshow, your holiday shopping just got a little more fun. The tricky part is making sure these wonderful gifts make it to their new owner(s) for that perfect unboxing moment!

Now that the holiday season is in full gear, you might be worried about getting all those gifts delivered on time for the festivities. Not to worry! Here’s an update on Sideshow’s shipping deadlines for December 2022. Take careful note of these cutoff dates to ensure you get your holiday shopping completed on time and without a hiccup in sight.

2022 Holiday Shipping Deadlines


Method:               Order By:       Receive By:

Ground                12/04/22      –    12/16/22

3 Day                     12/07/22      –    12/16/22

2nd Day Air       12/08/22      –     12/16/22

Next Day Air     12/11/22     –      12/16/22


We ship via DHL, UPS, or FedEx International Economy Air service. If orders are placed by December 4, Sideshow will make every effort to have your product delivered by December 16. Due to heavy shipments and possible customs delays, we cannot guarantee its arrival before Christmas.

In order to take delivery by Christmas, international customers may request their orders to be shipped via Priority. Shipping by International Priority service could cost twice as much, or more, but orders requested to ship this way that are placed by December 7 should arrive in time for Christmas. Please specify “International Priority” when ordering.

PLEASE NOTE: Some remote delivery areas may require additional time.

Method:                  Order By:       Receive By:

Int’l Economy      12/04/22      –    12/16/22

Int’l Priority         12/07/22      –    12/16/22

2022 Military Christmas Shipping Cut-off Dates:

To ensure delivery of packages by December 25 to military APO/FPO/DPO addresses overseas, we suggest that orders be placed by the recommended dates listed below. Beat the last-minute rush, order early!

Military Mail via Priority Mail Addressed To:

APO/FPO/DPO AE ZIPs 090-092 – Dec 07
APO/FPO/DPO AE ZIP 093 – Dec 07
APO/FPO/DPO AE ZIPs 094-098 – Dec 07
APO/FPO/DPO AA ZIP 340 – Dec 07
APO/FPO/DPO AP ZIPs 962-966 – Dec 07

Sideshow Gift Guides!

Dodging the Empire and bringing down tyranny? Piece of cake. Adventuring across Exandria or through the Upside Down? No sweat. But picking out the perfect gift? Now there’s a challenge.

Thankfully, we’ve got guides for X-Men fans, LOTR lovers, horror fiends, and Justice League champions! Browse these selections of curated collectibles to find uniquely geeky gifts for friends and family.

If you’re still unsure which collectibles to select, take out the guesswork of gifting with the Sideshow Gift Card. Available as a physical or digital gift card, it’s the gift everyone will love. Plus, there are plenty more Sideshow Gift Guide categories to browse!

Oh hey, before you start in on all that ordering and planning, don’t forget to create a Wish List! You know what they say. Be careful what you wish for … because you just might get it! Visit our Why You Should Create A Sideshow Wish List blog for a full explanation of how to create, alter, and customize your very own lists.

How will you be giving the gift of collecting this holiday season? Let us know over at, and don’t forget to Let Your Geek Sideshow!