Remember the good old days? The days of your childhood long ago, when you could hardly wait to watch the yearly line- up of your favorite Christmas classics. The days of black and white television, and childhood innocence. It was a yearly family tradition to watch Rudolph, the red nosed reindeer, in my family. A Christmas season wouldn’t go by without watching “A Charlie Brown Christmas.” It just didn’t happen. These are memories of Christmas past . Charles Dickens'”A Christmas Carol,” was a must watch on Christmas Eve at our house. Here are the highlights of this years Holiday line-up on TV .
ABC FAMILY CHANNEL
ABC Family kicks off the holiday season with their 25 days of Christmas. Starting December 1st right on through Christmas Day, December 25Th. Starting on Dec 1st with ‘How the Grinch stole Christmas’ with Jim Caray. You don’t want to miss any of these originals and old favorites. You can find the full ABC family channel holiday schedule here .
The holiday classic ‘Santa Claus is Coming to town’ is set to air Thursday December 2, on ABC. This holiday favorite, tells the story of how Santa Claus, came to be Santa Claus. The Christmas classic , A Charlie Brown Christmas will air on Tuesday December 7, from 8:00 – 9:00 pm eastern . In case you miss it , not to worry . It will air again on Thursday December 16, from 8:00 – 9:00pm eastern. Click here for a full schedule of ABC’s holiday specials.
CBS has a great holiday line-up this year with”Frosty The Snowman’ set to air Saturday December 11, at 8:00/7:00pm central and re-broadcast on Friday December 17, at 8:30/7:30 Central. Immediately following Frosty the Snowman, ” Frosty returns’ airs on both nights as well. The Flight Before Christmas also airs December 11, 9:00/8:00 pm central. Check out the full CBS holiday schedule here
If you like original movies made just for the Hallmark channel, your going to love the month of December on the hallmark channel. Hallmark also has Crafting Diva, Martha Stewart to serve up some scrumptious holiday goodies, and teach you how to decorate your home this holiday season. The original holiday movie , Farewell Mr. Kringle premieres Saturday , December 4, 8:00/7:00pm central. The original movie The Santa Incident premieres Thursday , December 9, 8:00/7:00pm central, finally on Saturday, December 11, An Old Fashioned Christmas premieres at 8″00/7:00pm central. Don’t miss a minute of all these holiday specials and movies. For a full listing of Hallmarks holiday TV schedule go here.
This is just a small sample, of whats on TV this holiday season. If you want to see more check out the following websites for more holiday 2010 special programs. Wishing you all a very merry Christmas, and Happy New Year!