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Holiday TV Schedule

by Anthony Colarusso, posted Nov 20th 2008 12:11PM
So many holiday specials, so little room on your DVR.

This holiday season, TV is the gift that keeps on giving.

Between now and Dec. 25, you'll have the chance to watch hundreds of holiday classics -- everything from 'A Charlie Brown Thanksgiving' to 'White Christmas.'

To help plan your viewing schedule, we've provided a comprehensive guide with all the important times and dates you need to survive the holiday rush.

So get started on your shopping early and make it your happiest holidays ever.



Christmas TV Schedule and Christmas Specials - updated for the week of Dec.21


So many holiday specials, so little room on your DVR.
This holiday season, TV is the gift that keeps on giving. Between now and Dec. 25, you'll have the chance to watch hundreds of holiday classics -- everything from 'A Charlie Brown Thanksgiving' to 'White Christmas.' To help plan your viewing schedule, we've provided a comprehensive guide with all the important times and dates you need to survive the holiday rush. So get started on your shopping early and make it your happiest holidays ever.

Week of Nov. 20 - 23

Show Network Date/Airtime
A Carol Christmas ABC Family Nov. 20, 7:00pm
Christmas Caper ABC Family Nov. 20, 9:00pm
Christmas With the Kranks FX Nov. 21, 9:00pm
Christmas in Boston ABC Family Nov. 21, 7:00pm
Three Days ABC Family Nov. 21, 9:00pm
Larry the Cable Guy's Christmas Extravaganza CMT Nov. 21, 9:00pm
A Christmas Romance ABC Family Nov. 22, 8:00am
The Christmas Box ABC Family Nov. 22, 10:00am
A Chance of Snow ABC Family Nov. 22, 12:00pm
Stealing Christmas ABC Family Nov. 22, 2:00pm
Angel in the Family Hallmark Nov. 22, 3:00pm
Must Be Santa ABC Family Nov. 22, 4:00pm
A Season for Miracles Hallmark Nov. 22, 5:00pm
Santa Who? ABC Family Nov. 22, 6:00pm
A Christmas Carol (Animated) Hallmark Nov. 22, 7:00pm
Once Upon a Christmas ABC Family Nov. 22, 8:00pm
Eight Crazy Nights MTV Nov. 22 , 8:00pm
The Santa Clause Disney Nov. 22, 9:00pm
Twice Upon a Christmas ABC Family Nov. 22, 10:00pm
A Season for Miracles Hallmark Nov. 22,11:00pm
Eight Crazy Nights MTV Nov. 23, 10:00am
Christmas Caper ABC Family Nov. 23, 10:00am
One Magic Christmas Hallmark Nov. 23, 11:00am
A Carol Christmas ABC Family Nov. 23, 12:00pm
The Christmas Card Hallmark Nov. 23, 1:00pm
Christmas Do-Over ABC Family Nov. 23, 2:00pm
Off Season Hallmark Nov. 23, 3:00pm
Chasing Christmas ABC Family Nov. 23, 4:00pm
Santa Baby ABC Family Nov. 23, 6:00pm
Holiday in Handcuffs ABC Family Nov. 23, 8:00pm
A Grandpa for Christmas Hallmark Nov. 23, 9:00pm
Snowglobe ABC Family Nov. 23, 10:00pm
One Magic Christmas Hallmark Nov. 23, 11:00pm
Off Season Hallmark Nov. 23, 1:00am

Week of Nov. 24

Show Network Date/Airtime
A Holiday to Remember ABC Family Nov.24, 7:00pm
Unlikely Angel ABC Family Nov.24, 9:00pm
All I Want for Christmas Hallmark Nov.24, 9:00pm
A Christmas Memory Hallmark Nov.24, 11:00pm
A Charlie Brown Thanksgiving ABC Nov. 25, 8:00pm
Snow Dogs ABC Family Nov. 25, 9:00pm
The Note Hallmark Nov. 25, 9:00pm
Sons of Mistletoe ABC Family Nov. 26, 7:00pm
The 2008 World Magic Awards

MyNetworkTV

Nov. 26, 8:00pm
The Christmas List ABC Family Nov. 26, 9:00pm
THANKSGIVING DAY
The Christmas Secret ABC Family Nov. 27, 7:00am
The Waltons: Thanksgiving Story Part 1 ABC Family Nov. 27, 8:00am
The Waltons: Thanksgiving Story Part 2 ABC Nov. 27, 9:00am
CBS Thanksgiving Parade CBS Nov. 27, 9:00am
Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade NBC Nov. 27, 9:00am
Unlikely Angel ABC Family Nov. 27, 3:00pm
Christmas With the Kranks FX Nov. 27, 4:00pm
Santa Jr ABC Family Nov. 27, 5:00pm
Home Alone FX Nov. 27, 6:00pm
Home Alone 3 ABC Family Nov. 27, 7:00pm
Home Alone 4 ABC Family Nov. 27, 9:00pm
Papa's Angels Hallmark Nov. 27, 11:00pm
Silent Night Hallmark Nov. 27, 1:00am
Mrs. Santa Claus ABC Family Nov. 28, 7:00am
The Waltons (Thanksgiving) Hallmark Nov. 28, 8:00am
The Waltons: The Children's Carol Part 1 Hallmark Nov. 28, 9:00am
The Waltons: The Children's Carol Part 2 Hallmark Nov. 28, 10:00am
Snowglobe ABC Family Nov. 28, 11:00am
Fallen Angel Hallmark Nov. 28, 5:00pm
Silver Bells Hallmark Nov. 28, 7:00pm
The Family Man ABC Family Nov. 28, 8:00pm
A Boyfriend for Christmas Hallmark Nov. 28, 9:00pm
The Santa Clause TBS Nov. 28, 9:00pm
Fallen Angel Hallmark Nov. 28, 11:00pm
Silver Bells Hallmark Nov. 28, 1:00am
Eloise at Christmastime ABC Family Nov. 29, 5:00pm
Single Santa Seeks Mrs. Claus Hallmark Nov. 29, 5:00pm
Meet the Santas Hallmark Nov. 29, 7:00pm
Deck the Halls HBO Family Nov. 29, 7:00pm
Moonlight & Mistletoe Hallmark Nov. 29, 9:00pm
All I Want for Christmas Hallmark Nov. 29, 1:00am
Richie Rich's Christmas Wish ABC Family Nov.30, 4:00pm
A Town Without a Christmas Hallmark Nov.30, 5:00pm
Home Alone 3 ABC Family Nov.30, 6:00pm
The Bishop's Wife TCM Nov.30, 6:00pm
Elf USA Nov.30, 6:00pm
When Angels Come to Town Hallmark Nov.30, 7:00pm
A Dennis the Menace Christmas ABC Family Nov.30, 8:00pm
Finding John Christmas Hallmark Nov.30, 9:00pm
A Town Without a Christmas Hallmark Nov.30,11:00pm

Week of Dec. 1

Show Network Date/Airtime
The Ultimate Christmas Present Toon Disney Dec. 1, 5:00pm
Shrek the Halls ABC Family Dec. 1, 8:00pm
Dr. Seuss' How the Grinch Stole Christmas

ABC

ABC Family

Dec. 1, 8:00pm

Dec. 1, 8:30pm

Single Santa Seeks Mrs. Claus Hallmark Dec. 1, 9:00pm
Felicity: An American Girl Adventure Hallmark Dec. 1, 11:00pm
The Polar Express ABC Family Dec. 2, 6:00pm and 8:30pm
The 2008 World Music Awards

MyNetworkTV

Dec. 2, 8:00pm
Santa Claus is Coming to Town ABC Dec. 2, 8:00pm
Meet the Santas Hallmark Dec. 2, 9:00pm
Samantha: An American Girl Holiday Hallmark Dec. 2, 11:00pm
12 Days of Christmas Eve USA Dec. 3, 2:00am
Christmas in Rockefeller Center NBC Dec. 3, 8:00pm
Rudolph the Red-Nosed Reindeer CBS Dec. 3, 8:00pm
Eyes On Kenya

MyNetworkTV

Dec. 3, 8:00pm
A Christmas Story TNT Dec. 3, 8:00pm
Eight Crazy Nights MTV Dec. 4, 5:30pm
MercyMe Christmas GMC Dec. 4, 7:00pm
The Polar Express Disney Dec. 4, 8:00pm
The Santa Clause TBS Dec. 4, 8:00pm and 10:00pm
Naughty or Nice Hallmark Dec. 4, 9:00pm
The Holiday STRZ2 Dec. 4, 9:00pm
Anne Tyler's Saint Maybe Hallmark Dec. 4, 11:00pm
Frosty's Winter Wonderland ABC Family Dec. 5, 7:00pm
Dr. Seuss' How the Grinch Stole Christmas (Live Action) ABC Dec. 5, 8:00pm
Grandma Got Runover by a Reindeer The CW Dec. 5, 8:00pm
Greatest Holiday Moments: TV & Film Countdown NBC Dec. 5, 8:00pm
Merry Christmas, Drake & Josh NICK Dec. 5, 8:00pm
Moonlight & Mistletoe Hallmark Dec. 5, 9:00pm
The Story of Santa Claus The CW Dec. 5, 9:00pm
Christmas With the Kranks FX Dec. 5, 9:00pm
Decked for the Holidays HGTV Dec. 5, 9:00pm
The 12 Dogs of Christmas FAMZ Dec. 5, 9:35pm
Scrooge TCM Dec. 6, 12:00am
Christmas Every Day ABC Family Dec. 6., 7:30am
The Note Hallmark Dec. 6., 7:00pm
Miracle on 34th Street (1973)

MyNetworkTV

Dec. 6., 8:00pm
The Christmas Choir Hallmark Dec. 6., 9:00pm
TV Land Merry-thon TV Land Dec. 7, 9:00am
Richie Rich's Christmas Wish ABC Family Dec. 7, 10:30am
A Christmas Visitor Hallmark Dec. 7, 7:00pm
Prancer AMC Dec. 7, 8:00pm
A Christmas Carol AMC Dec. 7, 10:30pm

Week of Dec. 8

Show Network Date/Airtime
'Twas the Night Before Christmas ABC Family Dec. 8, 7:00pm
Cranberry Christmas ABC Family Dec. 8, 7:30pm
A Charlie Brown Christmas ABC Dec. 8, 8:00pm
Blizzard

MyNetworkTV

Dec. 8, 8:00pm
Jingle All the Way ABC Family Dec. 8, 8:00pm
The Santa Clause 2 Disney Dec. 8, 8:00pm
Jack Frost NY55 Dec. 8, 8:00pm
Grandma Got Run Over by a Reindeer Toon Dec. 8, 8:00pm
20 Merriest Christmas Videos CMTV Dec. 9, 12:00am
A Garfield Christmas ABC Family Dec. 9, 7:00pm
America's Funniest Home Videos ABC Dec. 9, 8:00pm
Olive, the Other Reindeer

MyNetworkTV

Dec. 9, 8:00pm
The Ultimate Christmas Present Disney Dec. 9, 8:00pm
Sixpence Christmas CMT Dec. 9, 8:00pm
The 12 Dogs of Christmas FAMZ Dec. 9, 8:00pm
Santa's Funniest Moments

MyNetworkTV

Dec. 9, 9:00pm
Christmas at Union Square CMT Dec. 9, 9:00pm
This Christmas STRZ Dec. 9, 9:00pm
Three Wise Guys USA Dec. 10, 11:00am
Mickey's Christmas Carol ABC Family Dec. 10, 7:00pm
Winnie the Pooh & Christmas Too ABC Family Dec. 10, 7:30pm
Macy's Presents Little Spirit: Christmas in NY NBC Dec. 10, 8:00pm
Santa Claus is Comin' to Town ABC Family Dec. 10, 8:00pm
Home Alone

MyNetworkTV

Dec. 10, 8:00pm
Most Christmasy Places in America TRAV Dec. 10, 8:00pm
Rudolph's Shiny New Year ABC Family Dec. 10, 9:00pm
Silver Bells Hallmark Dec. 10, 9:00pm
Jack Frost ABC Family Dec. 10, 10:00pm
Elf USA Dec. 10, 10:00pm
The Year Without a Santa Claus ABC Family Dec. 11, 8:00pm
The Bells of St. Mary's TCM Dec. 11, 8:00pm
Rudolph & the Island of Misfit Toys ABC Family Dec. 11, 9:00pm
'Twas the Night Before Christmas ABC Family Dec. 11, 10:30pm
A Grandpa For Christmas PAX Dec. 12, 7:00pm
Frosty the Snowman CBS Dec. 12, 8:00pm
Greatest Holiday Moments: Songs of the Season Countdown NBC Dec. 12, 8:00pm
Frosty Returns CBS Dec. 12, 8:30pm
Merry Christmas, Drake & Josh Nick Dec. 12, 8:30pm
The Flight Before Christmas CBS Dec. 12, 9:00pm
Recipe for a Perfect Christmas Lifetime Dec. 12, 9:00pm
Silent Night PAX Dec. 12, 9:00pm
The Christmas Choir Hallmark Dec. 12, 9:00pm
Larry The Cable Guy's Star Studded Christmas Extravaganza CMT Dec. 12, 10:00pm
Toni On! The Holidays FOX Dec. 12, 10:30pm
Frosty's Winter Wonderland ABC Family Dec. 13, 7:00am
The Leprechauns' Christmas Gold ABC Family Dec. 13, 7:30am
The Life & Adventures of Santa Claus ABC Family Dec. 13, 8:00am
The Little Drummer Boy ABC Family Dec. 13, 9:00am
One Christmas Hallmark Dec. 13, 9:00am
The Little Drummer Boy: Book II ABC Family Dec. 13, 9:30am
Pinocchio's Christmas ABC Family Dec. 13, 10:00am
The Story of the First Christmas Snow ABC Family Dec. 13, 11:00am
All I Want for Christmas Hallmark Dec. 13, 11:00am
Nestor, the Long-Eared Christmas Donkey ABC Family Dec. 13, 11:30am
Rudolph & Frosty's Christmas in July ABC Family Dec. 13, 2:00pm
Felicity: An American Girl Adventure Hallmark Dec. 13, 3:00pm
Christmas in Connecticut TCM Dec. 13, 4:00pm
Elf USA Dec. 13, 5:00pm
Samantha: An American Girl Holiday Hallmark Dec. 13, 5:00pm
Santa Claus is Comin' to Town ABC Family Dec. 13, 6.00pm
It's A Wonderful Life NBC Dec. 13, 7:00pm
A Miser Brothers' Christmas ABC Family Dec. 13, 8:00pm
'Twas the Night HBO Family Dec. 13, 8:30pm
Surviving Christmas ABC Dec. 13, 8:00pm
The Most Wonderful Time of the Year Hallmark Dec. 13, 9:00pm
The Perfect Holiday Starz Dec. 13, 9:00pm
Festival of Christmas Shorts TCM Dec. 14, 5:30am
Single Santa Seeks Mrs. Claus Hallmark Dec. 14, 7:00pm
Lost Holiday: The Jim and Suzanne Shemwell Story Family Dec. 14, 7:00pm
The Santa Clause 3 Starz Dec. 14, 7:20pm
The Santa Clause 2 ABC Dec. 14, 8:00pm
Snow 2 Brain Freeze ABC Family Dec. 14, 8:00pm
Eight Crazy Nights MTV Dec. 14, 8:00pm
Meet the Santas Hallmark Dec. 14, 9:00pm
The Road to Christmas Lifetime Dec. 14, 10:00pm

Week of Dec. 15

Show Network Date/Airtime
A Hollywood Christmas Starz Kids Dec. 15 3:15pm
A Song for the Season Lifetime Dec. 15, 4:00pm
The Man Who Saved Christmas Lifetime Dec. 15, 6:00pm
Rudolph & the Island of Misfit Toys ABC Family Dec. 15, 7:00pm
I Want a Dog for Christmas, Charlie Brown ABC Dec. 15, 8:00pm
Christmas With The Kranks FX Dec. 15, 8:00pm
Secret Santa Lifetime Dec. 15, 9:00pm
Timepiece Hallmark Dec. 15, 11:00pm
A Very Cool Christmas Lifetime Dec. 16, 2:00am
Mickey's Christmas Carol ABC Family Dec. 16, 7:00pm
Winnie the Pooh & Christmas Too ABC Family Dec. 16, 7:30pm
Spirit of Christmas

MyNetworkTV

Dec. 16, 8:00pm
A Charlie Brown Christmas ABC Dec. 16, 8:00pm
Miracle on 34th Street (1994) HBO Family Dec. 16, 8:30pm
Finding John Christmas Hallmark Dec. 16, 9:00pm
The Perfect Holiday Starz Dec. 16, 9:00pm
On the 2nd Day of Christmas Lifetime Dec. 16, 2:00am
Deck the Halls Cinemax Dec. 17, 9:00am
The Family Holiday LMN Dec. 17, 6:00pm
A Saw Mommy Kissing Santa Claus ABC Family Dec. 17, 7:00pm
Christmas in Washington TNT Dec. 17, 8:00pm
How The Grinch Stole Christmas TOON Dec. 17, 8:00pm
Letters to Santa: A Muppets Christmas NBC Dec. 17, 8:00pm
Christmas is Here Again

MyNetworkTV

Dec. 17, 8:00pm
Dance in America: San Francisco Ballet's Nutcracker WNET Dec. 17, 8:00pm
A Scooby Doo Christmas TOON Dec. 17, 8:30pm
A Christmas Carol TNT Dec. 17, 9:00pm
A White House Christmas 2008 HGTV Dec. 17, 9:00pm
Home By Christmas Lifetime Dec. 17, 9:00pm
Snow 2 Brain Freeze ABC Family Dec. 17, 9:00pm
Santa's Funniest Moments

MyNetworkTV

Dec. 17, 9:30pm
A Hollywood Christmas STRZ4 Dec. 18, 7:25am
A Very Married Christmas LMN Dec. 18, 6:00pm
How the Grinch Stole Christmas (Live Action) ABC Family Dec. 18, 8:00pm and 10:30pm
Mickey's Once Upon a Christmas TOONDIS Dec. 18, 9:00pm
The Christmas Choir Hallmark Dec. 18, 9:00pm
Holiday Affair LIFE Dec. 18, 9:00pm
The Christmas Clause PAX Dec. 18, 9:00pm
The 12 Dogs of Christmas Starz Kids Dec. 19, 9:00am
North Station Starz Kids Dec. 19, 10:50am
Noel LMN Dec. 19, 6:00pm
The Night They Saved Christmas PAX Dec. 19, 7:00pm
The Santa Clause 2 ABC Family Dec. 19, 8:00pm and 10pm
Mickey's Twice Upon a Christmas TOONDIS Dec. 19, 9:00pm
White Christmas Lifetime Dec. 19, 9:00pm
Christmas Town PAX Dec. 19, 9:00pm
Top 10 Christmas Towns HGTV Dec. 19, 9:00pm
Holiday Affair TCM Dec. 19, 11:45pm
Tenth Avenue Angel TCM Dec. 20, 1:15am
A Very Brady Christmas ABC Family Dec. 20, 9:00am
Miracle on 34th Street (1994) HBOFam Dec. 20, 11:30am
Mickey's Christmas Carol Toon Disney Dec. 20, 5:00pm
Scrooge TCM Dec. 20, 6:00pm
A Christmas Wedding Lifetime Dec. 20, 7:00pm
Silent Night PAX Dec. 20, 7:00pm
Silver Bells Hallmark Dec. 20, 7:00pm
I Want a Dog for Christmas, Charlie Brown ABC Dec. 20, 8:00pm
Elf CBS Dec. 20, 8:00pm
How the Grinch Stole Christmas BOOM Dec. 20, 8:00pm

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gabriella

I MISSED MRS. SANTA CLAUS WOULD YOU PLEASE REPEAT THE MOVIE? ALSO I DIDN'T SEE A SMOKEY MOUTAIN CHRISTMAS, AND WOULD LIKE YOU TO REPEAT A CHRISTMAS ROMANCEPLEASE.

THANK YOU

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