‘It’s the Great Pumpkin, Charlie Brown’ will air again after a year of absence

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(WXIN) – After a year-long absence from television, “It’s the Big Pumpkin, Charlie Brown” will be back on the airwaves this month.

The Halloween special, aired on television since the 1960s, will appear on PBS and PBS Kids on Sunday, October 24 at 7:30 p.m. ET. according to variety. It had appeared on ABC for decades.

Last year, the Christmas classic with Charlie Brown, Snoopy, Linus and the rest of the gang was not broadcast on television because Apple TV + obtained the license for everything Peanuts related. However, the streaming service allowed a limited free streaming window for the special.

Also airing on PBS and PBS Kids “A Charlie Brown Thanksgiving” on Sunday, November 21 at 7:30 pm ET and “A Charlie Brown Christmas” on Sunday, December 19 at 7:30 pm ET through a partnership with Apple TV +.

Holiday specials can also be streamed through Apple TV +.

The streaming service, home to “The Snoopy Show,” will also premiere a new Peanuts special this year called “For Auld Lang Syne” on December 10. The New Years Eve themed special follows the gang of Peanuts, who are “disappointed to learn that Charlie Brown’s grandmother cannot visit him, prompting Lucy to throw a New Years Eve party, as Charlie Brown struggles to keep just one of his resolutions before midnight. “

According to VarietyApple TV + is also working on other specials for Mother’s Day, Earth Day, and back to school.

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