Charles M. Schulz
The very first TV special based on the characters from Charles M. Schulz’s Peanuts, A Charlie Brown Christmas, premiered on CBS in December 1965 and has been a beloved holiday tradition ever since. Here’s how to celebrate the holidays by broadcasting A Charlie Brown Christmas.
After decades of airing on CBS and then ABC, A Charlie Brown Christmas has moved exclusively on Apple TV + in 2020 with more holiday specials from Peanuts It’s the Big Pumpkin, Charlie Brown and A Charlie Brown Thanksgiving. But thanks to fan outcry, A Charlie Brown Christmas will now be too air on PBS while remaining available on Apple TV +.
Apple TV +
Apple TV +
If you subscribe to Apple TV + ($ 4.99 per month after a seven-day free trial), you can stream A Charlie Brown Christmas starting December 4, 2020 and spend most of December with Charlie Brown and his friends as they play a play. of Christmas.
Viewers without an Apple TV + subscription can still watch A Charlie Brown Christmas, which will stream for free December 11-13, 2020 through the Apple TV + app and website.
Thanks to the passionate voices of Peanuts fans, A Charlie Brown Christmas will air on PBS and PBS Kids on December 13, 2020 at 7:30 p.m. ET. ET / 6:30 p.m. CT. Many PBS stations also offer live broadcasts via the PBS website, so viewers can go online to watch Charlie Brown take a stand against the marketing of Christmas.
If your local PBS affiliate is included, you can attend the show special when it is broadcast live, although it will not be available through PBS on-demand services.
Among the streaming services that offer live television, YouTube TV ($ 64.99 per month after a seven-day free trial) is the only one to offer PBS, although it doesn’t include all local PBS outlets. Check the YouTube TV site to see if yours is available, and if so, you can join Charlie Brown, Linus, Lucy, Snoopy and the rest of the Peanuts gang for A Charlie Brown Christmas when it airs live on PBS on December 13, 2020.
With all of these different streaming options available, there’s no excuse for letting go of the wonderful holiday tradition of watching A Charlie Brown Christmas this year.
Traveling far from your home country this season and still want to broadcast your Christmas favorites? If you are having geographic constraints on region-specific content, consider using a VPN. It’s actually quite simple. We recommend using ExpressVPN. Just download and install it, connect to a server in your home country, and you should have access to your normal streaming content.