Don’t Miss These 2021 Holiday Specials on ABC

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Don't Miss These 2021 Holiday Specials on ABC

It’s the holiday season and plenty of specials and seasonally-themed episodes for our favorite shows on ABC are on the way! Get ready to snuggle up on the couch with some cocoa and Christmas cookies to enjoy the new and nostalgic content that will be featured on ABC throughout the rest of 2021. Check out the current programming schedule for ABC this holiday season:

Related: The Disney+ Happy Holidays Collection is Here in Time to Spread some Christmas Cheer!

WEDNESDAY, NOV. 17

8-8:30 p.m. “The Goldbergs” (new holiday-themed episode)
9:31-10 p.m. “Home Economics” (new holiday-themed episode)

THURSDAY, NOV. 18
8-9 p.m. “Station 19” (new holiday-themed episode)
9-10:01 p.m. “Grey’s Anatomy” (new holiday-themed episode)

WEDNESDAY, NOV. 24
2-3 p.m. “General Hospital” (check local listings) (new holiday-themed episode)

THURSDAY, NOV. 25 (THANKSGIVING)
8-9 p.m. “The Magic Maker” (new)
9-10 p.m. “America’s Funniest Home Videos” (rebroadcast of holiday-themed episode)
10-11 p.m. “America’s Funniest Home Videos” (rebroadcast of holiday-themed episode)

FRIDAY, NOV. 26
8-9:01 p.m. “Santa Claus Is Comin’ to Town” (rebroadcast)

SUNDAY, NOV. 28
7-9 p.m. “The Wonderful World of Disney: Magical Holiday Celebration” (new)
9-11 p.m. “The Great Christmas Light Fight” (season premiere)

MONDAY, NOV. 29
2-3 p.m. “General Hospital” (check local listings) (new holiday-themed episode)
8-9 p.m. “CMA Country Christmas” (new)
9-11 p.m. “The Great Christmas Light Fight”

WEDNESDAY, DEC. 1

8:30-9 p.m. “The Wonder Years” (new holiday-themed episode)
9:31-10 p.m. “Home Economics” (new holiday-themed episode)

THURSDAY, DEC. 2
8-8:30 p.m. “Olaf’s Frozen Adventure” (rebroadcast)
8:30-9 p.m. “Toy Story That Time Forgot” (rebroadcast)
9-11 p.m. “The Great Christmas Light Fight” (season finale)

SUNDAY, DEC. 5
7-8 p.m. “Something’s Coming: West Side Story – A Special Edition of 20/20” (new)

MONDAY, DEC. 6
8-9 p.m. “A Very Boy Band Holiday” (new)

FRIDAY, DEC. 10
8-9:01 p.m. “Shark Tank” (new holiday-themed episode)

SUNDAY, DEC. 12
7-8 p.m. “America’s Funniest Home Videos” (new holiday-themed episode)
9-10 p.m. “Supermarket Sweep” (new holiday-themed episode)

THURSDAY, DEC. 16
8-9 p.m. “Station 19” (new holiday-themed episode)
9-10:01 p.m. “Grey’s Anatomy” (new holiday-themed episode)

SUNDAY, DEC. 19
7-11 p.m. “The Sound of Music” (rebroadcast)

TUESDAY, DEC. 21
2-3 p.m. “General Hospital” (check local listings) (new holiday-themed episode)

WEDNESDAY, DEC. 22
2-3 p.m. “General Hospital” (check local listings) (new holiday-themed episode)

THURSDAY, DEC. 23
8-9 p.m. “Santa Claus Is Comin’ to Town” (rebroadcast)
9-10 p.m. “A Very Boy Band Holiday” (rebroadcast)
10-11 p.m. “CMA Country Christmas” (rebroadcast)

FRIDAY, DEC. 24
8-8:30 p.m. “Olaf’s Frozen Adventure” (rebroadcast)
8:30-9 p.m. “Shrek the Halls” (rebroadcast)
9-9:30 p.m. “Disney Prep & Landing” (rebroadcast)
9:30-10 p.m. “Disney Prep & Landing 2: Naughty vs. Nice” (rebroadcast)

SATURDAY, DEC. 25
10 a.m-12 p.m. ET/9-11 a.m. PT “Disney Parks Magical Christmas Day Parade” (new)

MONDAY, DEC. 27
8-10 p.m. “The Wonderful World of Disney: Frozen” (rebroadcast)

THURSDAY, DEC. 30
2-3 p.m. “General Hospital” (check local listings) (new holiday-themed episode)

FRIDAY, DEC. 31
8 p.m.-2 a.m. “Dick Clark’s New Year’s Rockin’ Eve with Ryan Seacrest 2022”

Programming is subject to change. Check your local ABC station’s listings for the latest programming.

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