Weekend Watch: Blake Shelton Kicks Off TV Specials to Get You in the Holiday Spirit


Tis the season… and the weekend too! While you're getting ready to hang out with friends and clear a few hours for Sunday brunch, make sure to pencil in a little pre-holiday television. Unload your decorations, cozy up with some cold-weather cocktails (EFFEN Winter's Kiss anyone?), and turn on the tube for a very merry viewing. From holiday classics to cartoon spins on the most wonderful time of the year, we've found 10 movies, specials, and shows to get you in the spirit this weekend (with a little Michael Bublé and Mickey Mouseon Monday), all from the comfort of you couch.

Blake Shelton's Not So Family Christmas | December 7, 8:00 p.m. | NBC

The Santa Clause 3 | December 7, 9:00 p.m. | ABC Family

12 Dates of Christmas | December 7, 12 midnight | ABC Family

Fred Claus | December 8, 1:30 p.m. | ABC Family

The Santa Clause | December 8, 4:00 p.m. | ABC Family

The Flight Before Christmas | December 8, 9:00 p.m. | CBS

TCM A Night at the Movies: Merry Christmas! | December 9, 12:00 noon | TCM

It's a Spongebob Christmas | December 9, 7:30 p.m. | Nickelodeon

Mickey's Christmas Carol | December 10, 5:00 p.m. | ABC Family

Michael Bublé: Home for the Holidays | December 10, 10:00 p.m. | NBC