Editor's note: As always, schedules are subject to change at the whim of network, cable and local programmers. The list includes holiday-related special programming on local broadcast and selected cable channels. It does not include holiday-themed episodes of weekly series. Depending on your cable or satellite provider, you may need to adjust time periods for programming on some cable channels.

MONDAY, DEC. 16

A Smoky Mountain Christmas (5 a.m., FMC) 1986 TV movie

Holiday Affair (1 p.m., Lifetime) 1996 TV movie

Munsters' Scary Little Christmas (2 p.m., ABC Family)1996 TV movie

Donner (6 p.m., ABC Family) Animation

A Different Kind of Christmas (7 p.m., Ch. 14) 1996 TV movie

O Christmas Tree (7 p.m., ABC Family) Animation

A Smoky Mountain Christmas (7 p.m., FMC) 1986 TV movie

Hey Arnold! Christmas Show (7 p.m., Nick) Animation

Rugrats Chanukah Special (7:30 p.m., Nick) Animation

Greatest Christmas Moments (8 p.m., Ch. 13) TV clips

The First Christmas (8 p.m., ABC Family) Animation

Twas the Night Before Christmas (8:30 p.m., ABC Family) Animation

A Celebration of Christmas 2002 (9 p.m., Ch. 11) Holiday music

Santa Claus Is Comin' to Town (9 p.m., ABC Family) Animation

The Ultimate Christmas Present (9 p.m., Disney) 2000 TV movie

Santa Claus Is Comin' to Town (9 p.m., ABC Family) Animation

Grandma Got Run Over by a Reindeer (9 p.m., Cartoon) Animation

The Christmas List (10 p.m., ABC Family) 1997 TV movie

Vegas Christmas (10 p.m., Travel) Travelogue

Christmas In London (11 p.m., Travel) Travelogue

TUESDAY, DEC. 17

Casper's Haunted Christmas (6:30 a.m., USA) 2000 TV movie

Making Christmas Special (8 a.m., DIY) Decorating/entertaining

Scrooged (8:30 a.m., Encore) 1988 movie

I'll Be Home for Christmas (1 p.m., Lifetime) 1997 TV movie

The Christmas List (2 p.m., ABC Family) 1997 TV movie

Richie Rich's Christmas Wish (6 p.m., ABC Family) 1999 TV movie

Saturday Night Live Christmas 2002 (7 p.m., Ch. 5) Comedy

Thornberry Christmas (7 p.m., Nick) Animation

SpongeBob Christmas (7:30 p.m., Nick) Animation

The Secret of Giving (8 p.m., ABC Family) 1999 TV movie

A Child Is Born (9 p.m., Ch. 11) Tabernacle Choir

All I Want for Christmas (9 p.m., Disney) 1991 TV movie

Christmas Memories (9:30 p.m., Ch. 11) Tabernacle Choir

Three Days (10 p.m., ABC Family) 2001 TV movie

Yules Toons (10:30 p.m., Cartoon) Assorted animation

Scrooged (10:35 p.m., Encore) 1988 movie

WEDNESDAY, DEC. 18

Christmas World (3 a.m., Ch. 11) Holiday music

The Nativity (5 a.m., FMC) 1978 movie

Brett Family Christmas Special (9 a.m., Ch. 11) Holiday music

A Christmas Romance (1 p.m., Lifetime) 1994 TV movie

Secret of Giving (2 p.m., ABC Family) 1999 TV movie

A Christmas Carol (2:30 p.m., TCM) 1938 movie

Ms. Scrooge (3:30 p.m., HBO) 1997 TV movie

Holiday Celebration (5 p.m., DIY) Decorating

Like Father, Like Santa (6 p.m., ABC Family) 1998 TV movie

The Nutcracker (7 p.m., Ch. 14) 1993 movie

Rugrats: Babies in Toyland (7 p.m., Nick) New animation

Jack Frost (8 p.m., ABC Family) Animation

Most Wanted Christmas: Lee Ann Womack (8 p.m., CMT) Country music

A Celebration of Christmas (9 p.m., Ch. 11) Holiday music

Year Without a Santa Claus (9 p.m., ABC Family) Animation

Olive, the Other Reindeer (9 p.m., Cartoon) Animation

All Dogs Christmas Carol (9 p.m., Disney) 1998 animated movie

The Christmas Path (10 p.m., ABC Family) 1998 TV movie

Yules Toons (10:30 p.m., Cartoon) Assorted animation

THURSDAY, DEC. 19

Most Wanted Christmas: Lee Ann Womack (midnight, CMT) Country music

Most Wanted Christmas: Brooks & Dunn (1 a.m., CMT) Country music

Christmas World (9 a.m., Ch. 11) Holiday music

Like Father, Like Santa (2 p.m., ABC Family) 1998 TV movie

S Club Christmas Special (6 p.m., ABC Family) Music/variety

Rudolph and Frosty's Christmas in July (7 p.m., ABC Family) Animation

A Very Brady Christmas (7 p.m., Ch. 14) 1988 TV movie

Rudolph and Frosty's Christmas in July (7 p.m., ABC Family) Animation

Fairly Oddparents Christmas Every Day (7 p.m., Nick) Animation

The Other Wise Man (9 p.m., Ch. 11) Animation

The Preacher's Wife (9 p.m., ABC Family) 1996 movie

Sing We Now of Christmas (9:30 p.m., Ch. 11) Tabernacle Choir

Let It Be Christmas: Alan Jackson (11 p.m., CMT) Country music

FRIDAY, DEC. 20

Christmas Snows, Christmas Winds (3 a.m., Ch. 11) Holiday tale

Christmas Carols (3:30 a.m., Ch. 11) Tabernacle Choir

Christmas Snows, Christmas Winds (9 a.m., Ch. 11) Holiday tale

Christmas Carols (9:30 a.m., Ch. 11) Tabernacle Choir

How the Grinch Stole Christmas (11:30 a.m., Starz) 2000 movie

A Holiday to Remember (1 p.m., Lifetime) 1995 TV movie

Rudolph and Frosty's Christmas in July (2 p.m., ABC Family) Animation

Holiday Celebration (5 p.m., DIY) Decorating

Special Delivery (6 p.m., ABC Family) 2000 TV movie

How the Grinch Stole Christmas (6:10 p.m., Starz) 2000 movie

Christmas in Studio B (7 p.m., Ch. 14) Holiday music

Modern Masters: White House Artisans (7 p.m., HGTV) Decorating

The First Christmas (8 p.m., ABC Family) Animation

The White House Christmas (8 p.m., HGTV) Holiday tour

Holiday Heart (8:15 p.m., Showtime) 2000 TV movie

Frosty's Winter Wonderland (8:30 p.m., ABC Family) Animation

The Joy of Christmas (9 p.m., Ch. 11) Tabernacle Choir

Santa Claus Is Comin' to Town (9 p.m., ABC Family) Animation

Mr. St. Nick (10 p.m., ABC Family) New TV movie

SATURDAY, DEC. 21

Holiday Celebration (9 a.m., DIY) Decorating

Miss Lettie and Me (10:30 a.m., TNT) New TV movie

Animals of the Nativity (11 a.m., Animal Planet) Animal special

Miracle on 34th Street (noon, Ch. 13) 1994 movie remake

Off Season (12:30 p.m., Showtime) 2001 TV movie

Christmas Every Day (1 p.m., ABC Family) 1996 TV movie

Prancer Returns (2 p.m., USA) 2001 TV movie

Secret of Giving (3 p.m., ABC Family) 1999 TV movie

A Smoky Mountain Christmas (3 p.m., FMC) 1986 TV movie

Annabelle's Wish (5 p.m., ABC Family) Animation

Three Days (6 p.m., ABC Family) 2001 TV movie

Hercule Poirot's Christmas (6 p.m., A&E) TV mystery movie

Christmas Coal Mine Miracle (6 p.m., FMC) 1977 TV movie

Fat Albert Christmas Special (7 p.m., Ch. 5) New animation

Silent Night, Holy Night (7 p.m., Ch. 11) Tabernacle Choir

A Freezerburnt Christmas (7:30 p.m., Ch. 5) New animation

A Christmas Visitor (7 p.m., Hallmark) 1987 TV movie

Mr. St. Nick (8 p.m., ABC Family) New TV movie

A Motown Christmas (8 p.m., USA) Holiday music

Christmas Snows, Christmas Winds (8:30 p.m., Ch. 11) Holiday tale

Brett Family Christmas Special (9 p.m., Ch. 11) Holiday music

The Other Wise Man (10 p.m., Ch. 11) Animation

Hercule Poirot's Christmas (10 p.m., A&E) TV mystery movie

The Christmas List (11 p.m., ABC Family) 1997 TV movie

SUNDAY, DEC. 22

Jack Frost (1 a.m., ABC Family) Animation

A Child Is Born (3:30 a.m., Ch. 11) Tabernacle Choir

The Joy of Christmas (4 a.m., Ch. 11) Tabernacle Choir

A Motown Christmas (7 a.m., USA) Holiday music

Prancer Returns (8 a.m., USA) 2001 TV movie

Santa Claus: The Movie (8 a.m., WGN) 1985 movie

All I Want for Christmas (9 a.m., Disney) 1991 TV movie

Christmas in Connecticut (noon, TCM) 1945 movie

Annabelle's Wish (1 p.m., ABC Family) Animation

A Very Brady Christmas (4 p.m., Ch. 14) 1988 TV movie

The Christmas List (5 p.m., ABC Family) 1997 TV movie

I'll Be Home for Christmas (6 p.m., Ch. 4) 1998 movie

White Christmas (6 p.m., Ch. 14) 1954 movie

A Christmas Story (6 p.m., TCM) 1983 movie

Jack Frost (6:30 p.m., Ch. 30) 1998 movie

Must Be Santa (7 p.m., ABC Family) 1999 TV movie

The Christmas Orange (7 p.m., ABC Family) New animation

A Town Without Christmas (8 p.m., Ch. 2) 2001 TV movie

A Celebration of Christmas 2002 (8 p.m., Ch. 11) Holiday music

Thurl Bailey Musical Christmas (8:30 p.m., Ch. 14) Holiday music

Christmas World (9 p.m., Ch. 11) Holiday music

The Christmas Orange (9 p.m., ABC Family) New animation

Frosty's Winter Wonderland (9:30 p.m., ABC Family) Animation

Christmas Devotional (10 p.m., Ch. 11) LDS First Presidency

Rudolph's Shiny New Year (10 p.m.,, ABC Family) Animation

Christmas Past (10 p.m., TCM) Silent film shorts

I'll Be Home for Christmas (11 p.m., ABC Family) 1997 TV movie

MONDAY, DEC. 23

Holiday Celebration (7 a.m., DIY) Decorating

A Child Is Born (9 a.m., Ch. 11) Tabernacle Choir

Christmas Memories (9:30 a.m., Ch. 11) Tabernacle Choir

A Chance of Snow (2 p.m., ABC Family) 1998 TV movie

Holiday Celebration (3 p.m., DIY) Decorating

Santa Claus: The Movie (3 p.m., WGN) 1985 movie

A Christmas Carol (6 p.m., TNT) 1999 TV movie

SpongeBob Christmas (7 p.m., Nick) Animation

Doug's Christmas Story (7:30 p.m., Nick) Animation

Christmas In Washington (8 p.m., TNT) Holiday music

Silent Night, Holy Night (9 p.m., Ch. 11) Tabernacle Choir

The Preacher's Wife (9 p.m., ABC Family) 1996 movie

The Santa Clause (2:30 p.m., Disney) 1994 movie

The Joy of Christmas (11 p.m., Ch. 11) Tabernacle Choir

TUESDAY, DEC. 24

From the Manger to the Cross (1 a.m., TCM) 1912 movie

Silent Night, Holy Night (3 a.m., Ch. 11) Tabernacle Choir

A Smoky Mountain Christmas (5 a.m., FMC) 1986 TV movie

A Motown Christmas (6 a.m., USA) Holiday music

Prancer Returns (7 a.m., USA) 2001 TV movie

A Celebration of Christmas (9 a.m., Ch. 11) Holiday music

The Nativity (5 a.m., FMC) 1978 movie

A Celebration of Christmas 2002 (10 a.m., Ch. 11) Holiday music

I'll Be Home for Christmas (10 a.m., Lifetime) 1997 TV movie

A Christmas Romance (noon, Lifetime) 1994 TV movie

24-Hour Christmas Party (11 a.m., Cartoon) Assorted animation

Holiday Heart (11:45 a.m., Showtime) 2000 TV movie

Stingiest Man In Town (noon, ABC Family) Animation

Nestor, the Long-Eared Christmas Donkey (1 p.m., ABC Family) Animation

Christmas Coal Mine Miracle (1 p.m., FMC) 1977 TV movie

Leprechaun's Christmas Gold (1:30 p.m., ABC Family) Animation

Little Drummer Boy (2 p.m., ABC Family) Animation

Home for the Holidays (2 p.m., Lifetime) 1995 movie

Little Drummer Boy, Book II (2:30 p.m., ABC Family) Animation

Brett Family Christmas Special (3 p.m., Ch. 11) Holiday music

Pinocchio's Christmas (3 p.m., ABC Family) Animation

Miracle on 34th Street (3 p.m., FMC) 1947 movie

Christmas in July (3 p.m., TCM) 1940 movie

Twas the Night Before Christmas (4 p.m., ABC Family) Animation

Small Town Christmas II (4 p.m., HGTV) Holiday traditions

Ebbie (4 p.m., Lifetime) 1995 TV movie

Frosty's Winter Wonderland (4:30 p.m., ABC Family) Animation

Life & Adventures of Santa Claus (5 p.m., ABC Family) Animation

Holiday Celebration (5 p.m., DIY) Decorating

Miracle on 34th Street (5 p.m., FMC) 1947 movie

Extreme Christmas (5 p.m., HGTV) Decorating

Ms. Scrooge (5:30 p.m., HBO) 1997 TV movie

Rudolph and Frosty's Christmas in July (6 p.m., ABC Family) Animation

Christmas In My Hometown (6 p.m., Lifetime) 1996 TV movie

A Christmas Carol (6 p.m., Nick) Animated movie

A Christmas Story (6 p.m., TNT) 1983 movie

Scrooge (6 p.m., WGN) 1951 movie

It's a Wonderful Life (7 p.m., Ch. 5) 1946 movie

Santa Baby (7 p.m., Ch. 13) Animation

White Christmas (7 p.m., Ch. 14) 1954 movie

Miracle on 34th Street (7 p.m., FMC) 1947 movie

Christmas Across America (7 p.m., HGTV) Holiday festivals

The Other Wise Man (8 p.m., Ch. 11) Animation

Funniest Holiday Moments (8 p.m., Ch. 13) Video clips

Rudolph's Shiny New Year (8 p.m.,, ABC Family) Animation

Animals of the Nativity (8 p.m., Animal Planet) Animal special

Most Wanted Christmas: Cledus T. Judd (8 p.m., CMT) Country music

The Christmas Wish (8 p.m., Lifetime) 1998 TV movie

How the Grinch Stole Christmas (8 p.m., Starz) 2000 movie

A Christmas Story (8 p.m., TNT) 1983 movie

A Child Is Born (8:30 p.m., Ch. 11) Tabernacle Choir

Jack Frost (9 p.m., ABC Family) Animation

The Santa Claus Brothers (9 p.m., Disney) Animation

Santa Claus Is Comin' to Town (10 p.m., ABC Family) Animation

Let It Be Christmas: Alan Jackson (10 p.m., CMT) Country music

One Special Night (10 p.m., Lifetime) 1999 TV movie

A Christmas Story (10 p.m., TNT) 1983 movie

Holiday Heart (10:15 p.m., Showtime) 2000 TV movie

Twas the Night (10:30 p.m., Disney) 2001 TV movie

Christmas in Connecticut (10:30 p.m., TCM) 1945 movie

Year Without a Santa Claus (11 p.m., ABC Family) Animation

Animals of the Nativity (11 p.m., Animal Planet) Animal special

Most Wanted Christmas: Brooks & Dunn (11 p.m., CMT) Country music

Christmas Memories (11:30 p.m., Ch. 11) Tabernacle Choir

WEDNESDAY, DEC. 25

Most Wanted Christmas: Cledus T. Judd (midnight, CMT) Country music

A Christmas Story (midnight, TNT) 1983 movie

Holiday Affair (12:30 a.m., TCM) 1949 movie

A Christmas Story (2 a.m., TNT) 1983 movie

Casper's Haunted Christmas (2 a.m., USA) 2000 TV movie

Animals of the Nativity (3 a.m., Animal Planet) Animal special

Christmas Coal Mine Miracle (3 a.m., FMC) 1977 TV movie

A Christmas Story (4 a.m., TNT) 1983 movie

Christmas Castles (6 a.m., HGTV) Home tours

A Christmas Story (6 a.m., TNT) 1983 movie

Miracle on 34th Street (8 a.m., Ch. 13) 1994 movie remake

The Nutcracker (8 a.m., Ch. 14) 1993 movie

Christmas Across America (8 a.m., HGTV) Holiday festivals

Christmas In My Hometown (8 a.m., Lifetime) 1996 TV movie

A Christmas Story (8 a.m., TNT) 1983 movie

The Other Wise Man (9 a.m., Ch. 11) Animation

Sing We Now of Christmas (9:30 a.m., Ch. 11) Tabernacle Choir

The Joy of Christmas (10 a.m., Ch. 11) Tabernacle Choir

Thurl Bailey Musical Christmas (10 a.m., Ch. 14) Holiday music

If You Believe (10 a.m., Lifetime) 1999 TV movie

A Christmas Story (10 a.m., TNT) 1983 movie

Scrooge (10 p.m., WGN) 1951movie

All I Want for Christmas (10:20 a.m., Disney) 1991 TV movie

Christmas in Studio B (11 a.m., Ch. 14) Holiday music

Timothy Tweedle (11 a.m., Disney) Animation

The White House Christmas (11 a.m., HGTV) Holiday tour

Christmas Devotional (noon, Ch. 11) LDS First Presidency

A Different Kind of Christmas (noon, Ch. 14) 1996 TV movie

To Grandmother's House We Go (noon, ABC Family) 1992 TV movie

The Santa Claus Brothers (noon, Disney) Animation

Modern Masters: White House Artisans (noon, HGTV) Decorating

A Holiday to Remember (noon, Lifetime) 1995 TV movie

A Christmas Story (noon, TNT) 1983 movie

The Ultimate Christmas Present (1 p.m., Disney) 2000 TV movie

Christmas Across America (1 p.m., HGTV) Holiday festivals

Blue's Clues Big Holiday (1 p.m., Noggin) Kids' show

Maisy's Christmas (1:30 p.m., Noggin) Animation

Richie Rich's Christmas Wish (2 p.m., ABC Family) 1999 TV movie

Let It Be Christmas: Alan Jackson (2 p.m., CMT) Country music

A Little Piece of Heaven (2 p.m., Lifetime) 1991 TV movie

Franklin's Christmas Gift (2 p.m., Noggin) Animation

A Christmas Story (2 p.m., TNT) 1983 movie

How the Grinch Stole Christmas (2:15 p.m., Starz) 2000 movie

The Santa Clause (2:30 p.m., Disney) 1994 movie

Little Bear Winter Solstice (2:30 p.m., Noggin) Animation

Silent Night, Holy Night (3 p.m., Ch. 11) Tabernacle Choir

Billy Gilman's Classic Christmas (3 p.m., CMT) Country music

The White House Christmas (3 p.m., HGTV) Holiday tour

Allegra's Window Christmas (3 p.m., Noggin) Animation

A Different Kind of Christmas (3 p.m., WGN) 1996 TV movie

A Gullah Gullah Christmas (3:30 p.m., Noggin) Kids' show

A Celebration of Christmas 2002 (4 p.m., Ch. 11) Holiday music

Special Delivery (4 p.m., ABC Family) 2000 TV movie

Christmas Castles (4 p.m., HGTV) Home tours

A Christmas Story (4 p.m., TNT) 1983 movie

Twas the Night (4:30 p.m., Disney) 2001 TV movie

Scrooged (5:30 p.m., Encore) 1988 movie

Off Season (5:45 p.m., Showtime) 2001 TV movie

Must Be Santa (6 p.m., ABC Family) 1999 TV movie

The White House Christmas (6 p.m., HGTV) Holiday tour

Holiday Affair (6 p.m., Lifetime) 1996 TV movie

Small Town Christmas II (7 p.m., HGTV) Holiday traditions

Rugrats: The Santa Experience (7 p.m., Nick) Animation

It's a Wonderful Tiny Toons Christmas (7:30 p.m., Nick) Animation

Three Days (8 p.m., ABC Family) 2001 TV movie

Most Wanted Christmas: Brooks & Dunn (8 p.m., CMT) Country music

Unlikely Angel (8 p.m., Lifetime) 1996 TV movie

Let It Be Christmas (9 p.m., CMT) Country music

The Santa Claus Brothers (9 p.m., Disney) Animation

The White House Christmas (9 p.m., HGTV) Holiday tour

A Child Is Born (9:30 p.m., Ch. 11) Tabernacle Choir

Borrowed Hearts (10 p.m., ABC Family) 1997 TV movie

Billy Gilman's Classic Christmas (10 p.m., CMT) Country music

The Santa Clause (10 p.m., Disney) 1994 movie

Most Wanted Christmas: Brooks & Dunn (11 p.m., CMT) Country music