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The 2013 Holiday Special TV Schedule

The 2013 Holiday Special TV Schedule

The Holiday Season is here again and that means plenty of your favorite holiday specials and movies on TV! The fine people over at ChristmasTVSchedule.com have compiled an epic list of when they are all going to air and on what channel.

The list is really long, so we're only posting the "classics", but you can get the entire list of movies and specials at ChristmasTVSchedule.com.

HAPPY HOLIDAYS!

Sunday, November 24
6:00pm - Jingle All the Way (1996, Arnold Schwarzenegger) (Cartoon Network)
7:30pm - Dr. Seuss' How The Grinch Stole Christmas (1966 cartoon) (TBS)


How the Grinch Stole Christmas (1966) by Francisiii

Tuesday, November 26
8:00pm - Rudolph the Red-Nosed Reindeer (1964) (CBS)

Wednesday, November 27
4:30pm - Tim Burton's The Nightmare Before Christmas (1993) (MTV)
9:00pm - Saturday Night Live: Thanksgiving Special (NBC)
9:00pm - Holiday Affair (1949, Robert Mitchum, Janet Leigh) (Hallmark Movie Channel)

Thursday, November 28
9:00am - The Thanksgiving Day Parade on CBS (CBS)
9:00am - 87th Annual Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade (NBC)
9:00am - McDonald's Thanksgiving Parade (WGN)
Noon - Tim Burton's The Nightmare Before Christmas (1993) (MTV)
4:00pm - Holiday Affair (1949, Robert Mitchum, Janet Leigh) (Hallmark Movie Channel)
8:00pm - A Charlie Brown Thanksgiving (ABC)
8:30pm - Christmas in Connecticut (1945, Barbara Stanwyck) (Hallmark Movie Channel)

Friday, November 29
8:00pm - Dr. Seuss' How The Grinch Stole Christmas (1966 cartoon) (ABC)

Saturday, November 30
3:00pm - Tim Burton's The Nightmare Before Christmas (1993) (MTV)
7:00pm - Radio City Christmas Spectacular (NBC)

Sunday, December 1
ABC Family's 25 Days of Christmas begins
1:00pm - Tim Burton's The Nightmare Before Christmas (1993) (MTV)
3:00pm - Disney's A Christmas Carol (2009, Jim Carrey) (ABC Family)
5:00pm - The Polar Express (Tom Hanks) (ABC Family)
7:00pm - Dr. Seuss' How the Grinch Stole Christmas (2000, Jim Carrey) (ABC Family)

Monday, December 2
8:00am - Christmas in Connecticut (1945, Barbara Stanwyck) (Hallmark Movie Channel)
8:00pm - A Charlie Brown Christmas (ABC)
8:00pm - The Santa Clause (1994, Tim Allen) (ABC Family)

Tuesday, December 3
6:00pm - The Santa Clause (1994, Tim Allen) (ABC Family)
8:00pm - Scrooged (1988, Bill Murray) (ABC Family)
10:00pm - National Lampoon's Christmas Vacation (1989, Chevy Chase) (ABC Family)

Wednesday, December 4
6:00pm - Scrooged (1988, Bill Murray) (ABC Family)
8:00pm - Christmas in Rockefeller Center (NBC)
8:00pm - National Lampoon's Christmas Vacation (1989, Chevy Chase) (ABC Family)

Thursday, December 5
9:00am - Christmas in Connecticut (1945, Barbara Stanwyck) (Hallmark Movie Channel)
6:00pm - Christmas in Connecticut (1945, Barbara Stanwyck) (Hallmark Movie Channel)
7:00pm - The Polar Express (Tom Hanks) (ABC Family)
8:30pm - The Bishop's Wife (1947, Cary Grant) (TCM)

Friday, December 6
8:00pm - Frosty the Snowman (1969) (CBS)
8:30pm - Dr. Seuss' How the Grinch Stole Christmas (2000, Jim Carrey) (ABC Family)

Saturday, December 7
2:30pm - Disney's A Christmas Carol (2009, Jim Carrey) (ABC Family)
4:30pm - Dr. Seuss' How the Grinch Stole Christmas (2000, Jim Carrey) (ABC Family)
7:00pm - The Santa Clause (1994, Tim Allen) (ABC Family)


Sunday, December 8
2:00pm - Scrooge (1970, Albert Finney) (TCM)
3:00pm - Dr. Seuss' How The Grinch Stole Christmas (1966 cartoon) (TBS)

Monday, December 9
8:00am - Santa Claus is Comin' to Town (1970, Rankin-Bass) (ABC)
8:00pm - Dr. Seuss' How the Grinch Stole Christmas (2000, Jim Carrey) (ABC Family)

Tuesday, December 10
6:30pm - Dr. Seuss' How the Grinch Stole Christmas (2000, Jim Carrey) (ABC Family)
10:00pm - Santa Claus is Comin' to Town (1970, Rankin-Bass) (ABC Family)

Wednesday, December 11
9:00pm - National Lampoon's Christmas Vacation (1989, Chevy Chase) (ABC Family)

Thursday, December 12
7:00pm - National Lampoon's Christmas Vacation (1989, Chevy Chase) (ABC Family)
9:00pm - Scrooged (1988, Bill Murray) (ABC Family)

Friday, December 13
8:00pm - Dr. Seuss' How The Grinch Stole Christmas (1966 cartoon) (TBS)

Saturday, December 14
8:00pm - It's A Wonderful Life (1946, Jimmy Stewart, Donna Reed) (NBC)

Sunday, December 15
10:00am - A Christmas Carol (1938, Reginald Owen) (TCM)
12:15pm - Holiday Affair (1949, Robert Mitchum, Janet Leigh) (TCM)
2:00pm - The Bishop's Wife (1947, Cary Grant) (TCM)
8:00pm - National Lampoon's Christmas Vacation (1989, Chevy Chase) (ABC Family)
10:00pm - Scrooged (1988, Bill Murray) (ABC Family)

Monday, December 16
7:00pm - The Santa Clause (1994, Tim Allen) (ABC Family)
10:00pm - Meet John Doe (1941, Gary Cooper) (TCM)
2:15am - It Happened on 5th Avenue (1947) (TCM)

Tuesday, December 17
5:00pm - The Santa Clause (1994, Tim Allen) (ABC Family)
7:00pm - The Santa Clause 2 (Tim Allen) (ABC Family)
8:00pm - Holiday Affair (1949, Robert Mitchum, Janet Leigh) (TCM)
9:00pm - The Polar Express (Tom Hanks) (ABC Family)
9:45pm - Remember the Night (1940, Barbara Stanwyck, Fred MacMurray) (TCM)
3:15am - Bundle of Joy (1956, Debbie Reynolds, Eddie Fisher) (TCM)

Wednesday, December 18
5:00pm - The Polar Express (Tom Hanks) (ABC Family)

Thursday, December 19
7:00pm - Rudolph the Red-Nosed Reindeer & the Island of Misfit Toys (ABC Family)
8:00pm - Scrooge (1970, Albert Finney) (TCM)
8:30pm - Dr. Seuss' How the Grinch Stole Christmas (2000, Jim Carrey) (ABC Family)
10:00pm - A Christmas Carol (1951, Alastair Sim) (TCM)
11:30pm - Scrooge (1935) (TCM)
1:00am - A Christmas Carol (1938, Reginald Owen) (TCM)

Friday, December 20
4:00pm - Rudolph the Red-Nosed Reindeer & the Island of Misfit Toys (ABC Family)
5:30pm - Frosty's Winter Wonderland (ABC Family)
6:00pm - A Chipmunk Christmas (ABC Family)
6:30pm - Dr. Seuss' How the Grinch Stole Christmas (2000, Jim Carrey) (ABC Family)
9:00pm - National Lampoon's Christmas Vacation (1989, Chevy Chase) (ABC Family)

Saturday, December 21
7:00am - Nestor, the Long-Eared Christmas Donkey (Rankin-Bass) (ABC Family)
7:30am - The Little Drummer Boy (Rankin-Bass) (ABC Family)
8:00am - Pinocchio's Christmas (Rankin-Bass) (ABC Family)
9:00am - The Life and Adventures of Santa Claus (Rankin-Bass) (ABC Family)
10:00am - 'Twas the Night Before Christmas (Rankin-Bass cartoon) (ABC Family)
10:30am - Rudolph's Shiny New Year (Rankin-Bass) (ABC Family)
11:30am - Rudolph & Frosty's Christmas in July (Rankin-Bass) (ABC Family)
Noon - Bush Christmas (1947) (TCM)
1:30pm - The Year Without a Santa Claus (Rankin-Bass) (ABC Family)
2:30pm - Santa Claus is Comin' to Town (1970, Rankin-Bass) (ABC Family)
3:30pm - A Chipmunk Christmas (ABC Family)
4:00pm - National Lampoon's Christmas Vacation (1989, Chevy Chase) (ABC Family)
6:00pm - The Santa Clause (1994, Tim Allen) (ABC Family)
8:00pm - The Santa Clause 2 (Tim Allen) (ABC Family)
8:00pm - I Want A Dog for Christmas, Charlie Brown (ABC)
8:00pm - Auntie Mame (1958) (TCM)
10:00pm - The Santa Clause 3: The Escape Clause (Tim Allen) (ABC Family)
10:30pm - Christmas Eve (1947) (TCM)
12:15am - All Mine to Give (1957) (TCM)

Sunday, December 22
7:00am - The Year Without a Santa Claus (Rankin-Bass) (ABC Family)
8:00am - Santa Claus is Comin' to Town (1970, Rankin-Bass) (ABC Family)
1:00pm - The Santa Clause (1994, Tim Allen) (ABC Family)
2:00pm - Christmas in Connecticut (1945, Barbara Stanwyck) (TCM)
3:00pm - The Santa Clause 2 (Tim Allen) (ABC Family)
5:00pm - The Santa Clause 3: The Escape Clause (Tim Allen) (ABC Family)
7:00pm - Dr. Seuss' How the Grinch Stole Christmas (2000, Jim Carrey) (ABC Family)
8:00pm - The Shop Around the Corner (1940, James Stewart) (TCM)
10:00pm - In The Good Old Summertime (1949, Judy Garland) (TCM)

Monday, December 23
10:00am - Love Finds Andy Hardy (1938, Mickey Rooney, Judy Garland) (TCM)
3:00pm - Disney's A Christmas Carol (2009, Jim Carrey) (ABC Family)
5:00pm - Jack Frost (1979, Rankin-Bass) (ABC Family)
6:00pm - Santa Claus is Comin' to Town (1970, Rankin-Bass) (ABC Family)
7:00pm - The Year Without a Santa Claus (Rankin-Bass) (ABC Family)
8:00pm - Shrek the Halls (ABC)
8:00pm - Scrooge (1970, Albert Finney) (TCM)
8:00pm - The Muppet Christmas Carol (ABC Family)
8:00pm - Meet Me in St. Louis (1944, Judy Garland) (TCM)
8:30pm - A Chipmunk Christmas (ABC)
9:00pm - The Great Christmas Light Fight (ABC)
10:00pm - The Polar Express (Tom Hanks) (ABC Family)
10:00pm - The Bells of St. Mary's (1945, Bing Crosby) (TCM)
Midnight - Scrooged  (1988, Bill Murray) (ABC Family)

Tuesday, December 24
Christmas Eve!

7:30am - Susan Slept Here (1954, Debbie Reynolds) (TCM)
9:00am - 'Twas the Night Before Christmas (Rankin-Bass cartoon) (ABC Family)
9:15am - Meet Me in St. Louis (1944, Judy Garland) (TCM)
11:00am - Scrooged  (1988, Bill Murray) (ABC Family)
11:15am - The Man Who Came to Dinner (1941, Bette Davis) (TCM)
1:00pm - The Polar Express (Tom Hanks) (ABC Family)
1:15pm - A Christmas Carol (1938, Reginald Owen) (TCM)
2:30pm - The Shop Around the Corner (1940, James Stewart) (TCM)
3:00pm - The Muppet Christmas Carol (ABC Family)
4:15pm - Holiday Affair (1949, Robert Mitchum, Janet Leigh) (TCM)
5:00pm - The Santa Clause (1994, Tim Allen) (ABC Family)
6:00pm - It Happened on 5th Avenue (1947) (TCM)
7:00pm - The Santa Clause 2 (Tim Allen) (ABC Family)
8:00pm - Dr. Seuss' How The Grinch Stole Christmas (1966 cartoon) (ABC)
8:00pm - It's A Wonderful Life (1946, Jimmy Stewart, Donna Reed) (NBC)
8:00pm - A Christmas Story (1983, Peter Billingsley) (TBS)
8:00pm - Christmas in Connecticut (1945, Barbara Stanwyck) (TCM)
8:30pm - Dr. Seuss' How The Grinch Stole Christmas (2000, Jim Carrey) (ABC)
9:00pm - The Santa Clause 3: The Escape Clause (Tim Allen) (ABC Family)
10:00pm - A Christmas Story (1983, Peter Billingsley) (TBS)
10:00pm - Sun Valley Serenade (1941, Glenn Miller, Milton Berle) (TCM)
11:45pm - I'll Be Seeing You (1944, Ginger Rogers) (TCM)
Midnight - National Lampoon's Christmas Vacation (1989, Chevy Chase) (ABC Family)
Midnight - A Christmas Story (1983, Peter Billingsley) (TBS)
1:15am - The Bishop's Wife (1947, Cary Grant) (TCM)
2:00am - A Christmas Story (1983, Peter Billingsley) (TBS)
3:15am - Holiday (1938, Cary Grant, Katharine Hepburn) (TCM)
4:00am - A Christmas Story (1983, Peter Billingsley) (TBS)

Wednesday, December 25
Merry Christmas!

5:00am - Star in the Night (1945, short) (TCM)
6:00am - A Christmas Story (1983, Peter Billingsley) (TBS)
7:00am - Frosty's Winter Wonderland (ABC Family)
7:30am - The Year Without a Santa Claus (Rankin-Bass) (ABC Family)
8:00am - A Christmas Story (1983, Peter Billingsley) (TBS)
8:30am - Santa Claus is Comin' to Town (1970, Rankin-Bass) (ABC Family)
10:00am - Disney Parks Christmas Day Parade (ABC)
10:00am - A Christmas Story (1983, Peter Billingsley) (TBS)
11:00am - The Muppet Christmas Carol (ABC Family)
Noon - A Christmas Story (1983, Peter Billingsley) (TBS)
1:00pm - National Lampoon's Christmas Vacation (1989, Chevy Chase) (ABC Family)
2:00pm - A Christmas Story (1983, Peter Billingsley) (TBS)
3:00pm - The Santa Clause (1994, Tim Allen) (ABC Family)
4:00pm - A Christmas Story (1983, Peter Billingsley) (TBS)
5:00pm - The Santa Clause 2 (Tim Allen) (ABC Family)
6:00pm - A Christmas Story (1983, Peter Billingsley) (TBS)
7:00pm - The Santa Clause 3: The Escape Clause (Tim Allen) (ABC Family)
9:00pm - National Lampoon's Christmas Vacation (1989, Chevy Chase) (ABC Family)

This list was compiled by ChristmasTVSchedule.com. We assumed the air times that they posted are correct and we made no attempt to verify their findings. Please check your local listings to ensure you don't miss your favorite special.

 

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