The Latest News Blog
May 26th, 2016
Christmas Keepsake Week is coming in July!
Crown Media Family Networks -- the #1 viewing destinations for holiday – unveils its treasured annual programming events, Christmas Keepsake on Hallmark Channel!This event will offer favorite holiday movies airing Friday, July 8 to Sunday, July 17. Christmas Keepsake will also feature a 10-day lineup of Hallmark Channel favorites including “Christmas Under Wraps” and “Christmas Detour” starring Candace Cameron Bure, “Crown For Christmas” starring Danica McKellar, “A Christmas Melody” starring Mariah Carey and Lacey Chabert and “Northpole: Open for Christmas” starring Lori Loughlin, Dermot Mulroney and Bailee Madison.
"Our viewers look forward to this programming event every year, even planning their summer schedules around the celebration,” said Michelle Vicary, Executive Vice President, Programming, Crown Media Family Networks. “It’s a special way to bring the magic of Christmas to our audience year-round, and to give them an exclusive glimpse at what’s in store for both networks this holiday – Countdown to Christmas on Hallmark Channel and The Most Wonderful Movies of Christmas on Hallmark Movies & Mysteries.”
May 11th, 2016
Charming Christmas Celebrity Moments
What is David Sutcliffe's favorite Christmas song? Julie Benz's favorite Christmas food? Find out by watching the Celebrity Moments "Charming Christmas" edition.
April 22, 2016
The Holiday Yule Log
As the Countdown to Christmas continues, stir up some warm memories by curling up by the fire with Happy the Cat and Happy the Dog.
March 31, 2016
Hallmark Channel, In Partnership With The National Park Foundation, to Broadcast 94th Annual National Christmas Tree Lighting In Washington, D.C.
Hallmark Channel and the National Park Foundation, the official charity of America’s national parks, announced today that the network will exclusively broadcast the 94th annual National Christmas Tree Lighting. The hour-long special will feature a live concert, a lineup of A-list hosts, presenters, and performers, and the lighting of the tree. Every president since Calvin Coolidge has participated in this ceremony. Hallmark Channel will be the first ad-supported television network to air the special, which will be broadcast in December as part of the annual “Countdown to Christmas.”
Held in early December, the event officially kicks off the holiday season in our nation’s capital and coast to coast. The event is attended by approximately 20,000 government leaders, local citizens, and tourists. Initiated by United States President Calvin Coolidge, the tree lighting is a 94-year-old American tradition that showcases the National Christmas Tree in President’s Park, alongside 56 smaller trees, which represent the states, territories, and D.C.
March 17, 2016
The Countdown is On: 282 Days Until Christmas!
Take a look back on some of our favorite family moments as the Countdown to Christmas continues on Hallmark Channel!
February 19, 2016
When Calls the Heart - New Year's Wish
The new season of "When Calls the Heart" is about to begin, so catch up now with the special holiday presentation recap of the two-hour episode!