About Holiday Specials

The most festive time of year is approaching fast and CBS viewers can expect some big evenings filled with holiday joy. The network will continue its merry tradition as your destination for special events, kicking off the season with The Thanksgiving Day Parade on CBS, Rudolph the Red-Nosed Reindeer, Frosty the Snowman, the I Love Lucy Christmas Special, The Dick Van Dyke Show - Now in Living Color!, the Victoria’s Secret Fashion Show, and The Carol Burnett 50th Anniversary Special, which will reunite Burnett with original cast members Vicki Lawrence and Lyle Waggoner, costume designer Bob Mackie, and more! This year, viewers will also be treated to variety of musical and performance specials like the Bruno Mars: 24K Magic Live at the Apollo, GRAMMYS® Greatest Stories: A 60th Anniversary Special, and the 40th Annual Kennedy Center Honors, which will celebrate Carmen de Lavallade, Gloria Estefan, LL COOL J, Norman Lear, and Lionel Richie. See the full schedule for all your holiday favorites!