This page lists the schedule for Christmas specials airing in the US, organized by date. All times are Eastern Standard (EST). Click on a link or a picture for more info on that special...

Channel abbreviation key

Abbreviation Full channel name
ABC American Broadcasting Company
AMC American Movie Classics
BET Black Entertainment Television
CBS Columbia Broadcasting System
CMT Country Music Television
GMC Gospel Music Channel
HGTV Home & Garden Television
HMC Hallmark Movie Channel
INSP The Inspiration Network
LMN Lifetime Movie Network
NBC National Broadcasting Company
TBS Turner Broadcasting Station
TMC Turner Movie Classics
TNT Turner Network Television



Following the holiday, Rudolph's Shiny New Year will air December 30th at 8:30pm on ABC, and there will be a 24-hour marathon airing of Elf on USA Network on December 31 beginning at 6:00am and running until 6:00am January 1st. In addition, satellite and cable systems are showing Fred Claus all through December on pay-per-view showings.

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