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Freeform's 25 Days of Christmas: Schedule, Watch Online

Excited to watch Freeform's 25 Days of Christmas, but don't have cable? Check out our guide to watching online & the complete 25 Days of Christmas schedule.

‘Tis the season to be jolly, and Freeform’s 25 Days of Christmas make it even easier to embrace the festive mood. Watch their lineup as you relax throughout the hectic holiday shopping season, and endless holiday parties. With family classics like The Polar Express, Tim Burton’s The Nightmare Before Christmas, and Elf, this continuous 25-day lineup of Christmas movies and specials is sure to lend itself to bringing back old memories and creating new ones.

Not a cable subscriber, but still want in on the holiday entertainment featuring all-time favorites? Lucky for you, there’s a great way to enjoy the full Freeform 25 Days of Christmas schedule even if you don’t have cable. Sling TV is one of Santa’s new helpers, giving subscribers a live streaming service that delivers plenty of options at more than reasonable prices.

You might notice that, at times in this article, we refer to ABC Family or Freeform as having the 25 Days of Christmas. That’s because Freeform was originally known as ABC Family. While they go by Freeform now, they were known as ABC Family for years, including when they began airing the 25 Days of Christmas.

 

Sling TV Makes It Easy to Watch Freeform’s 25 Days of Christmas Online

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Price
$25 - $40
Channels
26 - 58

Sling TV is a live streaming service that allows streamers access to over 20 cable channels in its most economical package, including networks such as ESPN, TNT, Cartoon Network and, Freeform. Basic packages start at $20 per month, and users pay monthly just like they would for Hulu or Netflix. You can cancel any time you choose.

Because Sling TV (review) offers a Freeform live stream, you’re able to watch the full 25 Days of Christmas schedule as it airs. If you can’t catch all the great Christmas entertainment live, Sling TV does offer a rotating selection of Freeform content on demand, so this could be a great way to catch your favorites after they air on your own schedule.

You can watch Sling TV on a variety of devices, including a connected streaming player to your TV (Roku, Amazon FireTV, Chromecast, etc.), mobile devices, and your computer. Users who sign up for 3 months of the service can qualify for a discount on an Apple TV or a free Roku streaming device. Sling TV offers a free 7-day trial, giving you an easy way to watch Freeform’s 25 Days of Christmas without having to pay a cent. Click here to start your free 7-day trial today.

 

Stream Freeform’s 25 Days of Christmas on PlayStation Vue

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Price
$44.99 - $79.99
Channels
47 - 72

PlayStation Vue is the only other legal option cord cutters have to watch Freeform’s 25 Days of Christmas streaming online without cable. With PlayStation Vue, packages start at $30 a month and include as many as 60 or more channels. Most of the fine details are similar to Sling TV. The main difference comes with the channel lineup. You receive AMC, FX, MTV, MSNBC, TBS, USA, and a variety of other channels. Obviously, you receive Freeform, as well, which means you’ll be able to enjoy Freeform’s 25 Days of Christmas streaming online for the entire holiday season! Vue even offers local channels that appear in your on-demand library or as part of your regular package depending on where you live.

New members can take advantage of a 7-day trial offer that’s one of the best opportunities you’ll have to watch Freeform’s 25 Days of Christmas online free. Mobile restrictions will block Vue usage outside of your home location. To learn more about Vue, check out our full review.

 

Is Freeform’s 25 Days of Christmas on Hulu?

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Price
$39.99 - $43.99
Channels
55

While you won’t find the entire lineup of Freeform’s 25 Days of Christmas streaming on Hulu, it’s quite possible that some of the films will be available throughout the holiday season. If there is a specific movie you’d like to see you can check Hulu’s (review) holiday section or search their website to see if the specific film is available.

 

Is Freeform’s 25 Days of Christmas on Amazon Prime?

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Price
$12.99

There is a good chance that Prime will features some of the films offered during Freeform’s 25 Days of Christmas schedule. You can search Prime films with all Amazon apps. The search feature will let you know what is available on Prime or how much the film is to rent or buy if it’s not on Prime. You can learn more about Amazon Prime in our full review.

 

Is Freeform’s 25 Days of Christmas on Netflix?

Also Great
Price
$10.99

Netflix has plenty of films available for the holidays! While it’s highly unlikely that they will offer all of the films that will be available when you watch Freeform’s 25 Days of Christmas online, some of these holiday films, and others not airing will be available. You can learn more about Netflix by checking out our full review.

 

ABC Family’s 25 Days of Christmas Schedule

Check out the full Freeform 25 Days of Christmas schedule below so you can enjoy all the great holiday entertainment this year!

Friday, December 1

  • 7:30am/6:30c – Eloise at Christmastime
  • 11am/10c – Richie Rich’s Christmas Wish
  • 1pm/12c – Jack Frost (1979)
  • 2pm/1c – The Nightmare Before Christmas
  • 3:35pm/2:35c – The Year Without a Santa Claus
  • 4:35pm/3:35c – Willy Wonka & the Chocolate Factory
  • 7:05pm/6:05c – National Lampoon’s Christmas Vacation
  • 9:15pm/8:15c – Elf
  • 11:25pm/10:25c – Disney’s A Christmas Carol
  • 1:30am/12:30c – Frosty’s Winter Wonderland

Saturday, December 2

  • 7am/6c – Richie Rich’s Christmas Wish
  • 9am/8c – Mickey’s Christmas Carol
  • 9:30am/8:30c – Mickey’s Once Upon a Christmas
  • 1:05pm/12:05c – Disney’s A Christmas Carol
  • 3:10pm/2:10c – Tim Burton’s The Nightmare Before Christmas
  • 4:50pm/3:50c – National Lampoon’s Christmas Vacation
  • 7pm/6c – Elf
  • 9:10pm/8:10c – Dr. Seuss’ How the Grinch Stole Christmas
  • 11:50pm/10:50c – The Polar Express

Sunday, December 3

  • 7am/6c –Mickey’s Christmas Carol
  • 7:30/6:30c – Mickey’s Once Upon a Christmas
  • 9am/8c – A Dennis the Menace Christmas
  • 11:05am/10:05c – Santa Paws 2: The Santa Pups
  • 1:10pm/12:10c – Santa Claus Is Comin’ to Town
  • 2:15pm/1:15c – Tim Burton’s The Nightmare Before Christmas
  • 3:55pm/2:55c – The Polar Express
  • 6:05pm/5:05c – Dr. Seuss’ How the Grinch Stole Christmas
  • 8:45pm/7:45c – The Santa Clause
  • 10:50pm/9:50c – The Santa Clause 3: The Escape Clause
  • 12:55am/11:55c – Santa Claus Is Comin’ To Town

Monday, December 4

  • 7:30am/6:30c – Santa Paws 2: The Santa Pups
  • 11am/10c – Mickey’s Twice Upon a Christmas
  • 12:30pm/11:30c – Arthur Christmas
  • 2:30pm/1:30c – The Santa Clause
  • 4:35pm/3:35c – The Santa Clause 3: The Escape Clause
  • 6:40pm/5:40c – Elf
  • 8:50pm/7:50c – National Lampoon’s Christmas Vacation
  • 12am/11c – Four Christmases

Tuesday, December 5

  • 7:30am/6:30c – The Mistle-Tones
  • 12:30pm/11:30c – Four Christmases
  • 2:30pm/1:30c – Angry Angel
  • 4:35pm/3:35c – Elf
  • 6:45pm/5:45c – National Lampoon’s Christmas Vacation
  • 8:55pm/7:55c – The Polar Express
  • 12am/11c – Eloise at Christmastime

Wednesday, December 6

  • 7:30am/6:30c – Snowglobe
  • 12pm/11c – Angry Angel
  • 2:05pm/1:05c – Eloise at Christmastime
  • 4:15pm/3:15c – Willy Wonka & The Chocolate Factory
  • 6:45pm/5:45c – The Polar Express
  • 8:50pm/7:50c – Elf
  • 12am/11c – National Lampoon’s Christmas Vacation

Thursday, December 7

  • 7am/6c – Willy Wonka & the Chocolate Factory
  • 11am/10c – Snow Day
  • 1pm/12c – Tim Burton’s The Nightmare Before Christmas
  • 2:35pm/1:35c – National Lampoon’s Christmas Vacation
  • 4:45pm/3:45c – Disney’s A Christmas Carol
  • 6:50pm/5:50c – Elf
  • 9pm/8c – Disney Pixar’s Toy Story
  • 12am/11c – A Dennis the Menace Christmas

Friday, December 8

  • 7am/6c – The Little Drummer Boy
  • 7:30am/6:30c – A Dennis the Menace Christmas
  • 11am/10c – Tim Burton’s The Nightmare Before Christmas
  • 12:40pm/11:40c – Eloise at Christmas
  • 2:45pm/1:45c – Disney’s A Christmas Carol
  • 4:50pm/3:50c – Disney Pixar’s Toy Story
  • 6:50pm/5:50c – Disney Pixar’s Toy Story 2
  • 9pm/8c – Disney Pixar’s Toy Story 3
  • 11:30pm/10:30c – Disney Pixar’s Toy Story That Time Forgot
  • 12am/11c – Arthur Christmas

Saturday, December 9

  • 7am/6c – Rudolph & Frosty’s Christmas in July
  • 9:05am/8:05c – Eloise at Christmastime
  • 11:10am/10:10c – Arthur Christmas
  • 1:15pm/12:15c – Disney Pixar’s Toy Story 2
  • 3:25pm/2:25c – Disney Pixar’s Toy Story 3
  • 5:55pm/4:55c – Disney Pixar’s Toy Story That Time Forgot
  • 6:25pm/5:25c – The Santa Clause
  • 8:35pm/7:35c – The Santa Clause 3: The Escape Clause
  • 10:45pm/9:45c – National Lampoon’s Christmas Vacation
  • 12:55am/11:55c – Jack Frost (1979)

Sunday, December 10

  • 7am/6c – Jack Frost (1979)
  • 8am/7c – Snow Day
  • 10:05am/9:05c – Richie Rich’s Christmas Wish
  • 12:10pm/11:10c – The Santa Clause 3: The Escape Clause
  • 2:15pm/1:15c – Disney’s A Christmas Carol
  • 4:20pm/3:20c – The Santa Clause
  • 6:30pm/5:30c – National Lampoon’s Christmas Vacation
  • 8:40pm/7:40c – Elf
  • 10:50pm/9:50c – Four Christmases
  • 1am/12c – The Year Without a Santa Claus

Monday, December 11

  • 7am/6c – The Bells of Fraggle Rock
  • 7:30am/6:30c – Richie Rich’s Christmas Wish
  • 11am/10c – The Little Drummer Boy
  • 11:30am/10:30c – Disney’s A Christmas Carol
  • 1:35pm/12:35c – Santa Claus Is Comin’ to Town
  • 2:40pm/1:40c – The Year Without a Santa Claus
  • 3:40pm/2:40c – Four Christmases
  • 5:50pm/4:50c – Elf
  • 8pm/7c – Disney’s Fairy Tale Weddings: Holiday Magic
  • 9pm/8c – The Polar Express
  • 12am/11c – Eloise at Christmastime

Tuesday, December 12

  • 7am/6c – Nestor, The Long-Eared Christmas Donkey
  • 7:30am/6:30c – Eloise at Christmastime
  • 11am/10c – Santa Claus Is Comin’ To Town
  • 12:10pm/11:10c – National Lampoon’s Christmas Vacation
  • 2:20pm/1:20c – Tim Burton’s The Nightmare Before Christmas
  • 4pm/3c – Charlie and the Chocolate Factory
  • 6:40pm/5:40c – The Polar Express
  • 8:50pm/7:50c – The Santa Clause
  • 12am/11c – Rudolph and Frosty’s Christmas in July

Wednesday, December 13

  • 7am/6 – ‘Twas the Night Before Christmas
  • 7:30am/6:30c – National Lampoon’s Christmas Vacation
  • 11am/10c – Rudolph’s Shiny New Year
  • 12:10pm/11:10c – Tim Burton’s The Nightmare Before Christmas
  • 1:50pm/12:50c – Charlie and the Chocolate Factory
  • 4:30pm/3:30c – Elf
  • 6:40pm/5:40c – The Santa Clause
  • 8:50pm/7:50c – The Santa Clause 3: The Escape Clause
  • 12am/11c – The Year Without a Santa Claus
  • 1am/12c – Disney’s Fairy Tale Weddings: Holiday Magic

Thursday, December 14

  • 7am/6c – Mickey’s Twice Upon a Christmas
  • 8:30am/7:30c – Disney’s Fairy Tale Weddings: Holiday Magic
  • 11am/10c – Mickey’s Christmas Carol
  • 11:30am/10:30c – Christmas Cupid
  • 1:30pm/12:30c – Elf
  • 3:40pm/2:40c – The Year Without a Santa Claus
  • 4:40pm/3:40c – The Santa Clause 3: The Escape Clause
  • 6:45pm/5:45c – Four Christmases
  • 8:50pm/7:50c – National Lampoon’s Christmas Vacation
  • 12am/11c – Angry Angel

Friday, December 15

  • 7am/6c – Santa Paws 2: The Santa Pups
  • 9am/8c – The Little Drummer Boy
  • 11am/10c – Eloise at Christmastime
  • 1pm/12c – Richie Rich’s Christmas Wish
  • 3pm/2c – Angry Angel
  • 5pm/4c – Four Christmases
  • 7:10pm/6:10c – National Lampoon’s Christmas Vacation
  • 9:20pm/8:20c – Elf
  • 11:30pm/10:30c – The Santa Clause 3: The Escape Clause
  • 1:30am/12:30c – Mickey’s Christmas Carol

Saturday, December 16

  • 7am/6c – The Little Drummer Boy
  • 7:30am/6:30c – The Santa Clause 3: The Escape Clause
  • 9:35am/8:35c – Mickey’s Christmas Carol
  • 10:05am/9:05c – Mickey’s Once Upon a Christmas
  • 11:35am/10:35c – Mickey’s Twice Upon a Christmas
  • 1:05pm/12:05c – Tim Burton’s The Nightmare Before Christmas
  • 2:45pm/1:45c – The Polar Express
  • 4:55pm/3:55c – The Santa Clause
  • 7:05pm/6:05c – Elf
  • 9:15pm/8:15c – Dr. Seuss’ How the Grinch Stole Christmas
  • 11:55pm/10:55 – Christmas with the Kranks

Sunday, December 17

  • 7am/6c – Mickey’s Once Upon a Christmas
  • 8:30am/7:30c – Christmas with the Kranks
  • 10:40am/9:40c – Tim Burton’s The Nightmare Before Christmas
  • 12:20pm/12:20c – The Polar Express
  • 2:30pm/1:30c – Disney’s Prep & Landing
  • 3pm/2c – Disney’s Prep & Landing: Naughty vs. Nice
  • 3:30pm/2:30c – The Santa Clause
  • 5:35pm/4:35c – Dr. Seuss’ How the Grinch Stole Christmas
  • 8:15pm/7:15c – Disney’s Frozen
  • 10:45pm/9:45c – National Lampoon’s Christmas Vacation
  • 12:55am/11:55c – Santa Claus Is Comin’ to Town

Monday, December 18

  • 7am/6c – The Little Drummer Boy
  • 7:30am/6:30c – Santa Claus Is Comin’ to Town
  • 8:35am/7:35c – Four Christmases
  • 10:40am/9:40c – National Lampoon’s Christmas Vacation
  • 12:50pm/11:50c – Charlie and the Chocolate Factory
  • 3:25pm/2:25c – The Santa Clause 3: The Escape Clause
  • 5:30pm/4:30c – Disney’s Frozen
  • 8pm/7c – Decorating Disney: Holiday Magic
  • 9pm/8c – Elf
  • 12am/11c – Arthur Christmas

Tuesday, December 19

  • 7am/6c – Frosty’s Winter Wonderland
  • 7:30am/6:30c – Arthur Christmas
  • 9:40am/8:40c – Charlie and the Chocolate Factory
  • 12:20pm/12:20c – Decorating Disney: Holiday Magic
  • 1:20pm/12:20c – The Santa Clause 3: The Escape Clause
  • 3:30pm/2:30c – The Year Without a Santa Claus
  • 4:30pm/3:30c – Elf
  • 6:40pm/5:40c – Christmas with the Kranks
  • 8:50pm/7:50c – National Lampoon’s Christmas Vacation
  • 12am/11c – Angry Angel

Wednesday, December 20

  • 7am/6c – Mickey’s Christmas Carol
  • 7:30am/6:30c – The Mistle-Tones
  • 9:30am/8:30c – Decorating Disney: Holiday Magic
  • 10:30am/9:30c – Angry Angel
  • 12:30pm/11:30c – Eloise at Christmastime
  • 2:30pm/1:30c – The Year Without a Santa Claus
  • 3:30pm/2:30c – Santa Claus Is Comin’ to Town
  • 4:35pm/3:35c – Christmas with the Kranks
  • 6:40pm/5:40c – National Lampoon’s Christmas Vacation
  • 8:50pm/7:50c – Elf
  • 12am/11c – Four Christmases

Thursday, December 21

  • 7am/6c – Grandma Got Run Over By A Reindeer
  • 8am/7c – Nestor, the Long-Eared Christmas Donkey
  • 8:30am/7:30c – Jack Frost
  • 9:30am/8:30c – Santa Claus Is Comin’ to Town
  • 10:35am/9:35c – Eloise at Christmastime
  • 12:35pm/11:35c – Holiday in Handcuffs
  • 2:35pm/1:35c – Christmas with the Kranks
  • 4:35pm/2:35c – Four Christmases
  • 6:40pm/5:40c – Elf
  • 8:50pm/7:50c – The Polar Express
  • 10:55pm/9:55c – Santa Claus Is Comin’ to Town
  • 12am/11c – Home Alone: The Holiday Heist

Friday, December 22

  • 7am/6c – Grandma Got Run Over By A Reindeer
  • 8am/7c – Christmas with the Kranks
  • 10:05am/9:05c – Decorating Disney: Holiday Magic
  • 11:05am/10:05c – National Lampoon’s Christmas Vacation
  • 1:15pm/12:15c – Santa Claus Is Comin’ to Town
  • 2:20pm/1:20c – The Year Without a Santa Claus
  • 3:20pm/2:20c – Arthur Christmas
  • 5:25pm/4:25c – The Polar Express
  • 7:30pm/6:30c – The Santa Clause
  • 9:40pm/8:40c – The Santa Clause 3: The Escape Clause
  • 11:50pm/10:50c – Elf

Saturday, December 23

  • 7am/6c – National Lampoon’s Christmas Vacation
  • 9:10am/8:10c – Four Christmases
  • 11:15am/10:15c – Tim Burton’s The Nightmare Before Christmas
  • 12:50pm/11:50c – Elf
  • 3pm/2c – The Santa Clause
  • 5:05pm/4:05c – The Santa Clause 3: The Escape Clause
  • 7:10pm/6:10c – National Lampoon’s Christmas Vacation
  • 9:20pm/8:20c – Dr. Seuss’ How the Grinch Stole Christmas
  • 12am/11c – Disney’s A Christmas Carol

Sunday, December 24

  • 7am/6c – A Dennis the Menace Christmas
  • 9:05am/8:05c – Richie Rich’s Christmas Wish
  • 11:05am/10:05c – Santa Claus Is Comin’ to Town
  • 12:10am/11:10c – Disney’s A Christmas Carol
  • 2:15pm/1:15c – The Polar Express
  • 4:25pm/3:25c – National Lampoon’s Christmas Vacation
  • 6:35pm/5:35c – Dr. Seuss’ How the Grinch Stole Christmas
  • 9:15pm/8:15c – Elf
  • 11:25pm/10:25c – The Santa Clause
  • 1:30am/12:30c – ‘Twas the Night Before Christmas

Monday, December 25

  • 7am/6c – Frosty’s Winter Wonderland
  • 7:30am/6:30c – Disney’s Prep & Landing
  • 8am/7c – Disney’s Prep & Landing: Naughty vs. Nice
  • 8:30am/7:30c – Santa Claus Is Comin’ to Town
  • 11am/10c – Tim Burton’s The Nightmare Before Christmas
  • 12:35pm/11:35c – The Polar Express
  • 2:35pm/1:35c – National Lampoon’s Christmas Vacation
  • 4:45pm/3:45c – The Santa Clause
  • 6:45pm/5:45c – Elf
  • 8:50pm/7:50c –National Lampoon’s Christmas Vacation
  • 12am/11c – Four Christmases

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