When Does “It’s the Great Pumpkin, Charlie Brown” Halloween Special Air?

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Did you miss It’s the Great Pumpkin, Charlie Brown last year because you didn’t have Apple TV+? Well, the execs heard your cry, and this year the fan-fave film is returning to regular TV!

So when can your kiddo catch It’s the Great Pumpkin, Charlie Brown? The Charles M. Schulz classic airs on Sun., Oct. 24 at 7:30 p.m. EST on PBS and PBS Kids, in addition to streaming again this year on Apple TV+. But that’s not all!

"IT'S THE GREAT PUMPKIN, CHARLIE BROWN" - This full-length version of the classic animated PEANUTS special "ItÕs the Great Pumpkin, Charlie Brown" includes the bonus cartoon, "You're Not Elected, Charlie Brown," featuring the Great Pumpkin, and will air THURSDAY, OCT. 18 (8:00Ð8:30 p.m. EDT), on The ABC Television Network. (©1966 United Feature Syndicate Inc.)

A Charlie Brown Thanksgiving will air on Sun., Nov. 21 at 7:30 p.m. EST and A Charlie Brown Christmas will on Sun., Dec. 19 at 7:30 p.m. EST, both on PBS and PBS Kids.

As if that isn’t enough good news for Peanuts fans, a new special is airing this season, too!

A new holiday special, For Auld Lang Syne is premiering on Fri. Dec. 10 on Apple TV+! The gang is back and Lucy is determined to throw the best New Year’s Eve party ever after a disappointing Christmas. At the same time, can Charlie Brown manage to check off any of the year’s resolutions before the new year begins?

You can stream the news special only on Apple TV+ starting Dec. 10

—Karly Wood

All photos: Courtesy of ABC Television Network



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