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Happy Thanksgiving! Here Are Your Holiday Weekend Viewing Options

Author: Nickandmore!

Rocko's Modern Thanksgiving

(no – sorry, the Rocko’s Modern Life special isn’t airing this year)

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Now, we’d like to inform you of the viewing options on the networks we cover (and some others) over the next four days:

Nickelodeon & Nick@Nite

Today, Nick has a mixture of shows and movies starting at 7am with the Dora the Explorer special “Dora’s Royal Rescue”, an extra Dora episode and PAW Patrol. Then from 9-11am is four SpongeBob episodes followed by two Sanjay and Craig episodes. At noon is the Fairly OddParents classic movie “Channel Chasers”. After that are single episodes of Sam & Cat, The Haunted Hathaways and The Thundermans from 1:30-3pm. The iCarly/VICTORiOUS crossover movie “iParty With VICTORiOUS” airs at 3pm followed by AwesomenessTV. Two SpongeBob episodes follow at 5pm, leading in to back-to-back movies: Scooby-Doo 2: Monsters Unleashed and Cloudy With a Chance of Meatballs. Nick@Nite has a Friends marathon all night from 10pm-6am.

Friday starts with the Bubble Guppies special “Bubble Puppy’s Fin-tastic Fairy Tale” at 7am followed by Dora the Explorer and PAW Patrol. An eight-hour SpongeBob SquarePants marathon airs from 9am-5pm, including specials and multi-part episodes. At 5pm are single episodes of Haunted Hathaways and Thundermans followed by an hour of Sam & Cat. That leads into the premiere of the Nickelodeon Original Movie, Jinxed at 7pm. An extra Thundermans follows at 8:30pm. Nick@Nite runs its normal schedule tonight-Sunday.

Saturday, kick-off the morning with Fairly OddParents “Fairy Idol” at 7am and an episode of Sanjay and Craig at 8am. SpongeBob follows from 8:30-11am. New episodes of Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles, Rabbids Invasion and Monsters vs. Aliens follow from 11am-12:30pm. SpongeBob pops in at 12:30 before a new Power Rangers Megaforce airs at 1pm. Say hi to SpongeBob again at 1:30 before an encore of Jinxed at 2pm. An hour of The Haunted Hathaways follows at 3:30pm, followed by a single showing of The Thundermans. Sam & Cat are on for three back-to-back episodes from 5-6:30pm. Jinxed encores again at 6:30pm, leading into new episodes of Sam & Cat, Hathaways and Thundermans from 8-9:30pm. Another Sam & Cat ends Nick’s day at 9:30.

Sunday starts at 7am with Fairly OddParents in “Fairly OddBaby” followed by an encore of Power Rangers Megaforce at 8am. Like Saturday, SpongeBob is on from 8:30-11am followed by encores of Turtles and Rabbids. Then at noon, get ready for the start of the Christmas specials! Nick airs both SpongeBob specials (the classic and the stop motion one) from 12-1pm and 3-4pm. Both Fairly OddParents specials air from 1-2pm. iCarly and VICTORiOUS’ specials air from 2-3pm. A Fairly Odd Christmas airs at 4pm and 8pm. Merry Christmas, Drake & Josh is on at 5:30pm and the stop motion SpongeBob special gets a third airing at 7:30pm.

Disney Channel

Today you can start the morning with Mickey Mouse Clubhouse in the 6am hour, followed by Doc McStuffins and Jake and the Never Land Pirates from 7-8am. The Sofia the First special “The Floating Palace” airs at 8am, followed by Toy Story 3 at 9am. The Toy Story of TERROR! Special airs again at 10:50am followed by the extended Mickey Mouse cartoon short at 11:20am. Good Luck Charlie’s Thanksgiving episode airs at 11:30am and again at 7pm. From noon-7pm see single and multiple episodes of Disney Channel series Liv and Maddie, A.N.T. Farm, Dog With A Blog, Jessie, Austin & Ally and Shake It Up. Good Luck Charlie follows in the 7pm hour followed by Despicable Me at 8pm.

Friday starts with three back-to-back episodes of Mickey Mouse Clubhouse, then single episodes of Doc, Jake and Sofia. Four episodes of A.N.T. Farm are on from 9-11am. Wander Over Yonder wanders into the 11am spot, followed by three Good Luck Charlie episodes. Dog With A Blog and Jessie fill the 1pm hour, followed by four more episodes of Dog With A Blog from 2-4pm. At 4 is another Jessie, followed by two more episodes of Dog With A Blog and two Good Luck Charlie episodes. Despicable Me encores at 6:15pm leading into the Disney Channel crossover special Good Luck Jessie: NYC Christmas’ premiere at 8pm.

Saturday’s specials include the Sofia the First “Floating Palace” special at 8am, Good Luck Jessie: NYC Christmas encoring at 11am, Jessie’s “G.I. Jessie” special at 1:30pm, Phineas and Ferb’s “Christmas Vacation” and “Family Christmas” specials from 2:30-3:30pm, The Wizards Return: Alex vs. Alex at 6pm and another showing at Good Luck Jessie at 7pm. Get into the Christmas spirit with Christmas-themed episodes of Good Luck Charlie, Jessie, Dog With A Blog and Shake It Up from 8-10pm. Disney XD on Disney Channel has Lab Rats’ one-hour special “Bionic Showdown” at 10pm.

Sunday’s programming includes this year’s first showing of Austin & Jessie & Ally: All Star New Year at 11am and three episodes of Jessie and Gravity Falls from 12-3pm. Christmas episodes of Dog With A Blog and Jessie air from 7-8pm leading into new Christmas episodes of Liv and Maddie and Austin & Ally from 8-9pm.

Cartoon Network

Today, Cartoon Network has Tom & Jerry movies from 8:30am-1:30pm. Then at 1:30pm, see the Regular Show Thanksgiving special for the last time this year. Then settle in for an eight-hour Adventure Time marathon from 2-10pm.

Friday, get up for three back-to-back Ben 10: Omniverse episodes from 8:30-10am followed by the first two NinjaGo specials from 10-11am and this week’s LEGO Yoda special at 11am. Then see three back-to-back episodes of Johnny Test, Teen Titans Go! and The Amazing World of Gumball from noon-4pm. Steven Universe is up in the 4pm hour leading into the live-action Jingle All The Way movie from 5-7pm. From 7-10pm is a mixed bag of current series.

Saturday has the regular new episodes from 7:30-9:30am of Tenkai Knights, Beyblade, Pokémon and Ben 10. Movies air starting at noon with Diary of a Wimpy Kid, Jingle All The Way, Open Season 3, The Smurfs and the Cartoon Network premiere of the live-action Dr. Seuss’ The Cat in the Hat.

Sunday’s movies start at noon and include Firehouse Dog, Diary of a Wimpy Kid: Rodrick Rules, Shrek, Dr. Seuss’ The Cat in the Hat and The Smurfs.

Hub Network

Today the Hub has Holly and Hal Moose: Our Uplifting Christmas Adventure at 11am, three episodes of Family Game Night from 3-6pm and the two Homeward Bound movies back-to-back from 6-10pm and again from 10pm-2am.

Friday, see the Holly and Hal Moose special again at 1pm. Then from 4-10pm, Hub has Alvin and the Chipmunks Meet Frankenstein, Alvin and the Chipmunks Meet the Wolfman and the network premiere of The Dog Who Saved the Holidays.

Saturday, Hub has new My Little Pony, Littlest Pet Shop, Sabrina, SheZow and Kaijudo at their regular times between 10:30am and 2:30pm. Later, a new Spooksville airs at its new 5:30pm timeslot with a new Haunting Hour at 7:30pm.


Check out our TeenNick’s ThansGIFFing post for schedule info.

Disney XD

Today, Disney XD is Kickin’ It all day long with a marathon from 8:30am-4:30pm and continued from 9pm-midnight. In-between, see Ratatouille at 4:30pm, new Just Kidding and Japanizi from 7-8pm and the first Mighty Med episode from 8-9pm.

Friday starts with a Mighty Med marathon of all the episodes so far from 6:30-10am. Ratatouille follows at 10am, followed by a Phineas and Ferb “Family Christmas” at 12:28pm. Toy Story 2 starts at 12:46pm followed by Meet the Robinsons at 2:45pm. The Disney XD premiere of some Mickey Mouse shorts air from 4:45-5pm followed by another showing of Toy Story 2. Just Kidding and Japanizi are new from 7-8pm.

Saturday includes Meet the Robinsons at 8am and marathons of Jessie, Kickin’ It, Lab Rats and Mighty Med.

Sunday has a mix of Jessie, Kickin’ It, Lab Rats, Mighty Med, Phineas and Ferb and Pac-Man and the Ghostly Adventures.


Today as part of Nicktoons’ week of FANSgiving, they have the Avatar specials “The Boiling Rock” and the finale “Sozin’s Comet” from 6-9pm. Then a marathon of Digimon Fusion airs from 9pm-midnight.

Friday, get caught up or watch again, as Nicktoons’ presents all 14 episodes from The Legend of Korra’s Book 2: Spirits from 6pm-1am.

Saturday, see the final episodes of Power Rangers Megaforce’s first season from 6-9pm followed by six episodes from season two of Nick’s Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles.

Sunday, see six back-to-back Monsters vs. Aliens episodes from 6-9pm followed by three episodes each of Sanjay and Craig and Rabbids Invasion.


Today, Boomerang offers you their only irregular programming of the weekend – a two-hour helping of Yogi Bear from noon-2pm.

Phew! That does it for the networks we cover!

Elsewhere on TV, in relation to the programming we cover, you can watch the theatrical Kung Fu Panda and Kung Fu Panda 2 movies over and over today from 12pm-2am on FX. On Sunday, FX has Peter Pan (2003), How to Train Your Dragon, Rio, Kung Fu Panda, Kung Fu Panda 2 and Rango from 9am-1am.