Following an on-camera flub in which she says she doesn't like Christmas, a popular morning show host is assigned, along with her producer who is also her old college flame, to cover the Christmas week festivities in a town known for its tremendous holiday celebration. Stars Lori Loughlin, Colin Ferguson and Willie Aames.
Joe Preston is as proud as any father can be watching his daughter, Brooke, compete in the heart-pounding rodeo sport of penning. Though only 17 years old, Brooke shows all the signs of becoming a world-class champion. Joe envisions a future of competition and prize winnings for his daughter, but Brooke has dreams of going to college and becoming a veterinarian. When the family falls on hard times, Brooke realizes that she may have to put her dreams aside to save her family. Stars Stephen Collins, Barbara Williams and Magda Apanowicz
To commemorate one of the most joyous and festive periods of the year, Hollywood pulls out all the stops with its annual mega parade. The Hollywood Christmas Parade is a lively affair, featuring musical bands, celebrities in open air antique cars, marching bands, live cartoon characters, twelve equestrian groups and much more.
Get set for a Christmas to remember with a musical special starring top selling international superstar Mariah Carey. Special guests include Kenny “Babyface” Edmonds and Kelsey Grammar as well as castmates, Brennan Elliott and Lacey Chabert from Mariah's Hallmark original film, “A Christmas Melody”.
The tradition of the National Christmas Tree on the Ellipse began with President Calvin Coolidge over 90 years ago. A 48 foot Balsam Fir from Vermont decorated with 2,500 electric bulbs in red, white, and green served as the first National Christmas Tree which was lit by President Coolidge on Christmas Eve 1923. Today the tradition continues and is one of the most beloved holiday events in Washington DC.
Inspired by a stage musical which used to be presented annually at New York’s Madison Square Garden, this Christmas Carol stars Kelsey Grammer as tight-fisted Ebenezer Scrooge, who sees the errors of his ways just in time to oversee the best Christmas ever for his long-suffering clerk Bob Cratchit. Also stars Jason Alexander, Jesse L. Martin, Jane Krakowski and Geraldine Chaplin.
Christine Eisley is a single mom of two struggling to keep her family afloat during Christmas time in the small town of Wilsonville. Having recently moved into town, Christine becomes acquainted with the townspeople, and as the holidays progress, she comes to find her struggles are replaced by surprise and good fortune, as a long time family secret is finally brought to light. Stars Bethany Joy Lenz and John Reardon.
Recently widowed Ellie King visits her brother Aaron Davis and his two children during the Christmas holiday. To her dismay, the season’s festivities are threatened when Aaron goes missing. Stars Natalie Hall, Sean Astin, and JoBeth Williams.
Story of An Old-Fashioned Thanksgiving, based on a short story by American novelist Louisa May Alcott continues. The story finds Isabella and Tilly in Ireland with Isabella hoping her long-ago suitor, the Earl of Shannon, can assist Tilly in getting her writing published. Stars Jacqueline Bisset.
When a highly ambitious anchorwoman makes on offhand wish to an office party Santa, she wakes up the next morning to find she is married to her college sweetheart, an event that has completely changed her world. Stars Lacey Chabert and Tyron Leitso.
Holly’s world is turned upside down when she suddenly finds that she can no longer lie - thanks to her niece Anna’s wish to Santa Claus. As Holly's career and love life go into disarray when her lies catch up with her, she must learn to judge between the truth and what is right. Stars Alicia Witt, George Stults and Dan Lauria.
The Bannister family's new addition, Zeus, a former K-9 police hero, appears to be less than the dependable guard dog the family needs. However, when two burglars set out to break into the Bannister's home while they're away for Christmas, Zeus seizes the chance to be a hero, proving every dog, even this one, has his day. Stars Dean Cain and Elisa Donovan.
Gretchen returns to her hometown with son Ethan and meets her new neighbor Melissa under unusual circumstances. Melissa’s mother has passed away, and the two form a reluctant friendship when Melissa discovers she has a sibling she never knew about. Through their detective work, Gretchen and Melissa grow closer and uncover a huge surprise that will change everything. Stars Jamie-Lynn Sigler and Leah Gibson.