Of all American holidays, none promote kicking back and watching TV more than Thanksgiving. This year, the choices are endless, from new TV specials (“Lady Gaga & the Muppets”), holiday classics to football to marathons (“Friends,” “James Bond” & “The Cosby Show”) and much much more. Check out the options here:



Thursday, November 28

  • 1am Two-Day James Bond Marathon (Syfy)
  • 7am-2pm Lottery Changed My Life Marathon (TLC)
  • 9am Macy’s Thanksgiving Day Parade (NBC)
  • 9am The Thanksgiving Day Parade (CBS)
  • 9:30am-1:30am Modern Family Marathon (ABC)
  • 10am-5pm Friends marathon (TBS)
  • 10am-11pm “Castle” (TNT)
  • 11:30am-4am The Godfather Trilogy (AMC)
  • 12pm The National Dog Show (NBC)
  • 12:30pm NFL: Lions vs. Packers (FOX)
  • 1pm Harry Potter 3-movie marathon (ABC Family)
  • 1:12-8pm Andy Griffith Show Marathon (TV Land)
  • 2pm-3am Undercover Boss Marathon (TLC)
  • 3-8pm Reba Marathon (CMT)
  • 4:30pm NFL: Cowboys vs. Raiders (NBC)
  • 8pm A Charlie Brown Thanksgiving (ABC)
  • 8pm The X Factor (All New, FOX)
  • 8pm Punkin Chunkin (Discovery)
  • 9pm NFL: Ravens vs. Steelers (CBS)
  • 9pm Glee (All New, FOX)
  • 9:30pm Lady Gaga and the Muppets’ Holiday Spectacular (ABC)

Friday, November 29

  • 9am Hitchcock Marathon (AMC)
  • 9:30am Harry Potter 4-movie marathon (ABC Family)
  • 12-10pm Say Yes to the Dress Atlanta Marathon (TLC)
  • 1:12-7:43pm Andy Griffith Show Marathon (TV Land)
  • 8pm Hoops & Yoyo Ruin Christmas (CBS)
  • 8:30pm The Elf on the Shelf (CBS)
  • 9pm Garth Brooks: Live from Las Vegas (CBS)

Saturday, November 30

  • 9am-1:48pm Brady Bunch (TV Land)
  • 10am-8pm Law & Order: SVU Marathon
  • 10am-2pm Real Housewives of Beverly Hills Marathon (Bravo)
  • 11am Star Trek Movie Marathon (Syfy)
  • 3-8pm Extreme Couponing 2pm-3am Marathon (TLC)
  • 8pm How the Grinch Stole Christmas (ABC)
  • 8pm The Flight Before Christmas (CBS)
  • 8pm Dear Secret Santa (Lifetime Original Movie)
  • 8pm Let It Snow (Hallmark Original Movie)
  • 8pm Harry Potter & the Deathly Hallows Part 2 (ABC Family)
  • 8:30pm Shrek the Halls (ABC)
  • 9pm The Story of Santa Claus (CBS)

Sunday, December 1

  • 5am-3pm Law & Order Marathon (TNT)
  • 7am Mickey’s Once Upon a Christmas (ABC Family)
  • 8:30am Mickey’s Twice Upon a Christmas (ABC Family)
  • 9am-1am Law & Order: SVU Marathon (TNT)
  • 10am Santa Buddies (ABC Family)
  • 12-6pm Love It or List It Marathon (HGTV)
  • 1-9pm Real Housewives of Atlanta Marathon (Bravo)
  • 1-7pm Gypsy Sisters Marathon (TLC)
  • 2-10pm The Walking Dead Marathon (AMC)
  • 3pm Disney’s A Christmas Carol (ABC Family)
  • 5pm The Polar Express (ABC Family)
  • 5-10pm The Cosby Show Marathon (TV Land)
  • 8pm The Christmas Spirit (Hallmark Original Movie)
  • 8:30pm Keeping Up with the Kardashians: A Very Merry Christmas (E!)
  • 9pm Hallmark Hall of Fame: Christmas in Conway (ABC)

Sources: TV Guide, E! Online

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