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Holiday TV Guide: The Best Christmas Programming On Sling Dec. 15-25

Like the last snowy patch of runway before Santa’s sleigh takes off, we’ve reached the homestretch of the holiday season. That means it’s your last chance to enjoy the dazzling amount of holiday programming available on Sling. To help you sort through this Christmas content, we’ve broken down everything available on Sling day-by-day and hour-by-hour. Consider it our Christmas gift to you.

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Sunday, December 15 (All Times Eastern)

6:30am – 2019 National Christmas Tree Lighting (REELZ)
7:00am – Arthur Christmas (2011) (Freeform)
7:00am – The Best Man Holiday (2013, Taye Diggs, Regina Hall) (FXX)
9:05am – Richie Rich’s Christmas Wish (1998) (Freeform)
11:10am – Unaccompanied Minors (2006, Lewis Black) (Freeform)
1:20pm – Deck the Halls (2006, Danny DeVito, Matthew Broderick) (Freeform)
1:45pm – It Happened on 5th Avenue (1947) (TCM)
3:25pm – The Nightmare Before Christmas (1993) (Freeform)
5:05pm – Dr. Seuss’ How the Grinch Stole Christmas (2000, Jim Carrey) (Freeform)
6:00pm – In the Good Old Summertime (1949, Judy Garland) (TCM)
7:00pm – National Lampoon’s Christmas Vacation (1989, Chevy Chase) (AMC)
7:45pm – The Santa Clause (1994, Tim Allen) (Freeform)
8:00pm – A Cheerful Christmas (2019) (Hallmark)*
8:00pm – Rediscovering Christmas (2019) (Lifetime)*
8:00pm – Holiday Affair (1949, Robert Mitchum, Janet Leigh) (TCM)
9:00pm – Angel Falls: A Novel Holiday (2019) (Hallmark Movies)*
9:15pm – National Lampoon’s Christmas Vacation (1989, Chevy Chase) (AMC)
9:50pm – The Santa Clause 2 (2002, Tim Allen) (Freeform)
10:00pm – Remember the Night (1940, Barbara Stanwyck, Fred MacMurray) (TCM)
11:55pm – The Santa Clause 3: The Escape Clause (2006, Tim Allen) (Freeform)

Monday, December 16

7:00am – Deck the Halls (2006, Danny DeVito, Matthew Broderick) (Freeform)
9:00am – Disney’s Prep & Landing: Naughty vs Nice (2011) (Freeform)
11:00am – The Santa Clause 3: The Escape Clause (2006, Tim Allen) (Freeform)
1:05pm – The Nightmare Before Christmas (1993) (Freeform)
2:45pm – Rise of the Guardians (2012) (Freeform)
4:50pm – The Santa Clause (1994, Tim Allen) (Freeform)
5:30pm – Fred Claus (2007, Vince Vaughn, Paul Giamatti) (AMC)
6:55pm – The Santa Clause 2 (2002, Tim Allen) (Freeform)
8:00pm – Nick Cannon’s Hit Viral Videos – Holidays 2019 (FOX, in select markets)
8:00pm – Elf (2003, Will Ferrell) (AMC)
9:00pm – Good Trouble (Freeform)
10:00pm – Holidays with the Houghs (Derek and Julianne Hough) (NBC, In select Markets)
10:00pm – A Very Brady Renovation: Holiday Edition (2019, HGTV)
10:05pm – Love the Coopers (2015, Diane Keaton, John Goodman) (AMC)

Tuesday, December 17

8:30am – Prancer Returns (2001, John Corbett) (Freeform)
10:30am – Rise of the Guardians (2012) (Freeform)
12:35pm – Richie Rich’s Christmas Wish (1998) (Freeform)
2:40pm – The Holiday (2006, Cameron Diaz) (Freeform)
5:50pm – Home Alone (1990, Macaulay Culkin) (Freeform)
6:00pm – Elf (2003, Will Ferrell) (AMC)
8:00pm – National Lampoon’s Christmas Vacation (1989, Chevy Chase) (AMC)
8:20pm – Home Alone 2: Lost in New York (1992, Macaulay Culkin) (Freeform)
10:15pm – Miracle on 34th Street (1994, Elizabeth Perkins) (AMC)
12:00am – The Simpsons Holiday-thon (Freeform)

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Wednesday, December 18

7:00am – Prancer Returns (2001, John Corbett) (Freeform)
9:00am – I’ll Be Home for Christmas (1998, Jonathan Taylor Thomas) (Freeform)
11:05am – Richie Rich’s Christmas Wish (1998) (Freeform)
1:10pm – The Simpsons Holiday-thon (Freeform)
3:10pm – Home Alone (1990, Macaulay Culkin) (Freeform)
5:40pm – Home Alone 2: Lost in New York (1992, Macaulay Culkin) (Freeform)
5:45pm – National Lampoon’s Christmas Vacation (1989, Chevy Chase) (AMC)
8:00pm – Elf (2003, Will Ferrell) (AMC)
8:20pm – Dr. Seuss’ How the Grinch Stole Christmas (2000, Jim Carrey) (Freeform)
12:00am – Ghosting: The Spirit of Christmas (2019) (Freeform)

Thursday, December 19

7:30am – Decorating Disney: Holiday Magic (Freeform)
8:30am – Snowglobe (2007, Christina Milian) (Freeform)
10:30am – 12 Dates of Christmas (2011, Mark-Paul Gosselaar, Amy Smart) (Freeform)
12:30pm – Deck the Halls (2006, Danny DeVito, Matthew Broderick) (Freeform)
2:35pm – The Santa Clause 3: The Escape Clause (2006, Tim Allen) (Freeform)
4:40pm – Dr. Seuss’ How the Grinch Stole Christmas (2000, Jim Carrey) (Freeform)
6:00pm – Elf (2003, Will Ferrell) (AMC)
7:20pm – The Nightmare Before Christmas (1993) (Freeform)
7:30pm – A Christmas Carol (2019, Guy Pierce) (FX)*
8:00pm – Four Christmases (2008, Vince Vaughn, Reese Witherspoon) (AMC)
10:00pm – Love the Coopers (2015, Diane Keaton, John Goodman) (AMC)
11:00pm – Rise of the Guardians (2012) (Freeform)
1:00am – Decorating Disney: Holiday Magic (Freeform)

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Friday, December 20

7:00am – Snow (2004, Tom Cavanagh) (Freeform)
9:00am – Snow 2: Brain Freeze (2008, Tom Cavanagh) (Freeform)
11:00am – Deck the Halls (2006, Danny DeVito, Matthew Broderick) (Freeform)
1:00pm – The Santa Clause 3: The Escape Clause (2006, Tim Allen) (Freeform)
3:00pm – The Nightmare Before Christmas (1993) (Freeform)
4:40pm – Santa Claus is Comin’ to Town (1970, Rankin/Bass) (Freeform)
5:45pm – Frosty the Snowman (1969, Rankin/Bass) (Freeform)
6:00pm – Four Christmases (2008, Vince Vaughn, Reese Witherspoon) (AMC)
6:15pm – Rudolph the Red-Nosed Reindeer (1964, Rankin/Bass) (Freeform)
8:00pm – Elf (2003, Will Ferrell) (AMC)
8:00pm – The Christmas Temp (2019) (Lifetime)*
10:00pm – National Lampoon’s Christmas Vacation (1989, Chevy Chase) (AMC)
11:25pm – Toy Story That Time Forgot (2014, Tom Hanks, Tim Allen) (Freeform)
11:55pm – Arthur Christmas (2011) (Freeform)

Saturday, December 21

7:00am – The Little Drummer Boy (1968, Rankin/Bass) (Freeform)
7:30am – Prancer Returns (2001, John Corbett) (Freeform)
9:40am – Arthur Christmas (2011) (Freeform)
11:00am – Battle of the Christmas Movie Stars (2019, Lifetime)
11:50am – Santa Claus is Comin’ to Town (1970, Rankin/Bass) (Freeform)
12:55pm – Frosty the Snowman (1969, Rankin/Bass) (Freeform)
1:25pm – Rudolph the Red-Nosed Reindeer (1964, Rankin/Bass) (Freeform)
4:00pm – Christmas With the Kranks (2004, Tim Allen, Jamie Lee Curtis) (AMC)
4:35pm – Toy Story That Time Forgot (2014, Tom Hanks, Tim Allen) (Freeform)
5:05pm – The Santa Clause (1994, Tim Allen) (Freeform)
6:00pm – Elf (2003, Will Ferrell) (AMC)
6:00pm – Christmas Love Letter (2019) (Lifetime)*
7:10pm – The Santa Clause 2 (2002, Tim Allen) (Freeform)
8:00pm – National Lampoon’s Christmas Vacation (1989, Chevy Chase) (AMC)
8:00pm – It’s Beginning to Look a lot like Christmas (2019, Eric Mabius) (Hallmark)*
8:00pm – Christmas Hotel (2019, Tatyana Ali) (Lifetime)*
9:00pm – Christmas On My Mind (2019) (Hallmark Movies)*
9:00pm – Ultimate Hanukkah Challenge (2019, Food Network)
9:15pm – Dr. Seuss’ How the Grinch Stole Christmas (2000, Jim Carrey) (Freeform)
10:15pm – Christmas With the Kranks (2004, Tim Allen, Jamie Lee Curtis) (AMC)
11:55pm – The Santa Clause 3: The Escape Clause (2006, Tim Allen) (Freeform)

Sunday, December 22

7:00am – The Holiday (2006, Cameron Diaz) (Freeform)
10:15am – The Santa Clause (1994, Tim Allen) (Freeform)
12:00pm – A Night at the Movies: Merry Christmas! (2011) (TCM)
12:25pm – The Santa Clause 2 (2002, Tim Allen) (Freeform)
2:35pm – The Santa Clause 3: The Escape Clause (2006, Tim Allen) (Freeform)
4:30pm – Ernest Saves Christmas (1988, Jim Varney) (AMC)
4:40pm – Dr. Seuss’ How the Grinch Stole Christmas (2000, Jim Carrey) (Freeform)
6:30pm – Fred Claus (2007, Vince Vaughn, Paul Giamatti) (AMC)
7:20pm – Home Alone (1990, Macaulay Culkin) (Freeform)
8:00pm – Double Holiday (2019) (Hallmark)*
8:00pm – A Date By Christmas Eve (2019) (Lifetime)*
8:00pm – Going My Way (1944, Bing Crosby) (TCM)
9:00pm – Four Christmases (2008, Vince Vaughn, Reese Witherspoon) (AMC)
9:00pm – A Family Christmas Gift (2019) (Hallmark Movies)*
9:50pm – Home Alone 2: Lost in New York (1992, Macaulay Culkin) (Freeform)
10:15pm – The Bells of St. Mary’s (1945, Bing Crosby) (TCM)
11:00pm – The Polar Express (2004, Tom Hanks) (AMC)
12:30am – The Little Drummer Boy (1968, Rankin/Bass) (Freeform)
1:00am – Decorating Disney: Holiday Magic (Freeform)
3:00am – Merry Christmas, Mr. Lawrence (1983, David Bowie) (TCM)

Monday, December 23

7:00am – Disney’s Fairy Tale Weddings: Holiday Magic (Freeform)
8:00am – Richie Rich’s Christmas Wish (1998) (Freeform)
10:00am – Deck the Halls (2006, Danny DeVito, Matthew Broderick) (Freeform)
12:00pm – Prancer Returns (2001, John Corbett) (Freeform)
2:05pm – Arthur Christmas (2011) (Freeform)
4:10pm – Home Alone (1990, Macaulay Culkin) (Freeform)
6:00pm – Four Christmases (2008, Vince Vaughn, Reese Witherspoon) (AMC)
6:40pm – Home Alone 2: Lost in New York (1992, Macaulay Culkin) (Freeform)
8:00pm – National Lampoon’s Christmas Vacation (1989, Chevy Chase) (AMC)
8:00pm – The Shop Around the Corner (1940, James Stewart) (TCM)
9:20pm – Dr. Seuss’ How the Grinch Stole Christmas (2000, Jim Carrey) (Freeform)
10:00pm – In the Good Old Summertime (1949, Judy Garland) (TCM)
10:15pm – National Lampoon’s Christmas Vacation (1989, Chevy Chase) (AMC)
12:00am – Bachelor Mother (1939, Ginger Rogers) (TCM)
1:30am – Bundle of Joy (1956, Eddie Fisher, Debbie Reynolds) (TCM)
3:30am – Three Godfathers (1936) (TCM)

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Tuesday, December 24

5:00am – 3 Godfathers (1949, John Wayne) (TCM)
7:00am – The Little Drummer Boy (1968, Rankin/Bass) (Freeform)
7:00am – Beyond Tomorrow (1940, Harry Carey) (TCM)
7:30am – Prancer Returns (2001, John Corbett) (Freeform)
8:30am – Fitzwilly (1967, Dick Van Dyke) (TCM)
10:15am – Period of Adjustment (1962, Jane Fonda) (TCM)
11:00am – Kung Fu Panda Holiday (2010, Jack Black) (Freeform)
11:30am – Arthur Christmas (2011) (Freeform)
12:15pm – In the Good Old Summertime (1949, Judy Garland) (TCM)
1:30pm – The Santa Clause (1994, Tim Allen) (Freeform)
2:00pm – The Man Who Came to Dinner (1942, Bette Davis) (TCM)
3:35pm – The Santa Clause 2 (2002, Tim Allen) (Freeform)
4:00pm – It Happened on 5th Avenue (1947) (TCM)
5:00pm – The Polar Express (2004, Tom Hanks) (AMC)
5:40pm – Dr. Seuss’ How the Grinch Stole Christmas (2000, Jim Carrey) (Freeform)
6:15pm – Holiday Affair (1949, Robert Mitchum, Janet Leigh) (TCM)
7:00pm – Elf (2003, Will Ferrell) (AMC)
8:00pm – A Christmas Story Live! (2017, Matthew Broderick) (FOX)
8:00pm – It’s A Wonderful Life (1946, James Stewart, Donna Reed) (NBC)
8:00pm – A Christmas Story (1983, Peter Billingsley) (TBS)*Airing Every Two Hours Until 8pm on Christmas
8:00pm – The Bishop’s Wife (1947, Cary Grant) (TCM)
8:20pm – Frosty the Snowman (1969, Rankin/Bass) (Freeform)
8:50pm – Rudolph the Red-Nosed Reindeer (1964, Rankin/Bass) (Freeform)
9:00pm – National Lampoon’s Christmas Vacation (1989, Chevy Chase) (AMC)
9:55pm – Santa Claus is Comin’ to Town (1970, Rankin/Bass) (Freeform)
10:00pm – Meet Me in St. Louis (1944, Judy Garland) (TCM)
11:15pm – Four Christmases (2008, Vince Vaughn, Reese Witherspoon) (AMC)
11:30pm – Christmas Eve Mass from St. Peter’s Basilica (NBC)
12:00am – The Simpsons Holiday-thon (Freeform)
12:00am – A Christmas Carol (1938, Reginald Owen) (TCM)

Wednesday, December 25

5:30am – The Great Rupert (1950, Jimmy Durante) (TCM)
7:00am – Richie Rich’s Christmas Wish (1998) (Freeform)
7:00am – Babes in Toyland (1934, Laurel & Hardy) (TCM)
8:30am – Tenth Avenue Angel (1948, Angela Lansbury) (TCM)
9:00am – Disney’s Prep & Landing: Naughty vs Nice (2011) (Freeform)
10:00am – Little Women (1933, Katharine Hepburn) (TCM)
11:00am – The Santa Clause (1994, Tim Allen) (Freeform)
12:00pm – O. Henry’s Full House (1952) (TCM)
1:05pm – The Santa Clause 2 (2002, Tim Allen) (Freeform)
2:15pm – Love Finds Andy Hardy (1938, Mickey Rooney, Judy Garland) (TCM)
3:10pm – Frosty The Snowman (1969, Rankin/Bass) (Freeform)
3:40pm – Rudolph the Red-Nosed Reindeer (1964, Rankin/Bass) (Freeform)
4:00pm – The Shop Around the Corner (1940, James Stewart) (TCM)
4:45pm – Santa Claus is Comin’ to Town (1970, Rankin/Bass) (Freeform)
5:50pm – Home Alone (1990, Macaulay Culkin) (Freeform)
6:00pm – Susan Slept Here (1954, Debbie Reynolds) (TCM)
8:00pm – When Calls the Heart: Home for Christmas (2019, Erin Krakow, Jack Wagner) (Hallmark)*
8:00pm – Dr. Seuss’ How the Grinch Stole Christmas (1966 cartoon) (NBC, In Select Markets)
8:20pm – Home Alone 2: Lost in New York (1992, Macaulay Culkin) (Freeform)
8:30pm – Dr. Seuss’ How the Grinch Stole Christmas (2000, Jim Carrey) (NBC, In Select Markets)
12:00am – Deck the Halls (2006, Danny DeVito, Matthew Broderick) (Freeform)