Best Holiday TV Specials

Help kids get into the spirit of the season with a fun Christmas or Halloween adventure -- most of these titles are replayed on television during the holidays or are available on DVD.

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The Peanuts gang in a classic Christmas special.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 1965)
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Classic Christmas TV special is sing-along fun.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2000)
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Heartwarming holiday tale has strong marketing tie-ins.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2011)
Sweet sequel's friendly messages outshine product tie-ins.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2012)
Old-school, heartwarming classic for all ages.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 1964)
Silly old bear's sweet holiday tale will delight families.
Network: Freeform
(2011)
Heartwarming TV special true to Seuss' classic.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 1966)
Popular book inspires delightful holiday movie for families.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2011)
Kermit and friends deliver a cheery holiday tale.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2008)
Sweet GCI adaptation has some nervous moments for tots.
Network: Nickelodeon
(2012)
Delightful franchise add-on has happy messages, some peril.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2015)
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Sweet holiday tale inspires with messages of goodwill.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2010)
Early Muppet TV special with warmth, tunes, critters.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2001)
Hallmark stars bring the funny to sweet holiday special.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2011)
Animated version of much-loved tale invites younger viewers.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2015)
Heartwarming seasonal tale celebrates family bonds.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2012)
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Clever holiday story is merry fun for the whole family.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2011)
Funny Christmas tale has feel-good themes for families.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2012)
Zoologist brothers spread merriment in rescue mission.
Network: PBS
(2015)
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Christmas in the swamp is great family fun.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2007)
Funny, feel-good tale makes the holiday merry for families.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2012)
Series-inspired TV movie is worry-free holiday fun for kids.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2013)
Festive music accents sweet story that has bullying themes.
Network: Freeform
(2012)

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