CBS Holiday Programming

November 20, 2012 2:42 PM

It’s that time of year again. Stores are decorated with holiday fashion, letters to Santa have been written and people of all ages are getting into the holiday spirit! What better way to keep spirits high than to watch past and present holiday shows. Below you’ll find a schedule of holiday programming on CBS.

The Flight Before Christmas

Saturday, Dec. 8
9:00 p.m., ET/PT

The Flight Before Christmas is an animated holiday special about a young reindeer with ambitions of becoming an expert flyer like his father.

Yes, Virginia

Friday, Dec. 14
9:00 p.m., ET/PT

Neil Patrick Harris, Jennifer Love Hewitt and Alfred Molina are among those set to voice key characters for the half-hour animated Christmas special, Yes, Virginia, presented by Macy’s.

The Elf On The Shelf: An Elf’s Story

Friday, Dec. 14
9:30 p.m., ET/PT

The Elf On The Shelf: An Elf’s Story follows one of the many scout elves from the North Pole who helps Santa Claus determine who to put on the naughty and nice lists.


Friday, Dec. 14
9:30 p.m., ET/PT

Saturday, Dec. 15
8:00 p.m., ET/PT

Will Ferrell stars in Elf, a comedy about a man raised as an elf at the North Pole who is sent to New York in search of his true identity.

The 35th Annual Kennedy Center Honors

Wednesday, Dec. 26
9:00 p.m., ET/PT

Bluesman Buddy Guy, actor Dustin Hoffman, comedian and television host David Letterman, ballerina Natalia Makarova and rock band Led Zeppelin will receive honors for 2012.

Sun Bowl

Wednesday, Dec. 31
11 a.m., ET/PT