Great American Family (GAC Family)

Great American Christmas

GAC Family (formerly Great American Country) launched September 2021 under the tagline “Stories Well Told” featuring family-friendly series, original holiday movies and seasonal romcoms that celebrate faith, family and country. The networks holiday lineup “Great American Christmas” premiered the same year. In July of 2022, GAC Media (which concurrently changed its trade name to Great American Media) announced that GAC Family would be slightly rebranded as Great American Family (GAF) on August 20, 2022.

How to watch Great American Family without cable?

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2023 GAC Family Christmas Movie Schedule

PLEASE NOTE: Date/times are subject to change (all times shown in Eastern)
**Page last updated on 10/01/23

Check back in for schedule updates throughout the year.

Great American Christmas returns October 20th with new holiday movie premieres every Saturday and Sunday and 24/7 Christmas movies through the end of the year.

New GAF Christmas Movies Announced for 2023

Great American Family will be releasing 20 new original Christmas movies in the 2023 season, up two from last year. Danica McKellar, Chad Michael Murray, Candace Cameron Bure, Trevor Donovan, and Jen Lilley are among the favorites returning for the festivities, which includes round-the-clock holiday-themed entertainment. The season kicks off on the network Friday, October 20th, with the first new movie debuting on Saturday, October 21st. See the full lineup of new movies below, dates and times TBA.

12 Games of Christmas
A Christmas Blessing
A Christmas Commission
A Christmas for the Ages
A Dash of Christmas
A Model Christmas
A Paris Christmas Waltz
A Royal Christmas Holiday
A Royal Christmas Romance
A Time Capsule Christmas
Bringing Christmas Home
Christmas on Windmill Way
Mistletoe Moments
My Christmas Hero
Our Christmas Wedding
Peppermint & Postcards
Santa, Maybe
The Christmas Regift
Twas the Text Before Christmas (aka Christmas by Chance)

Saturday, October 21, 2023


What channel is Great American Family?

  • DirecTV – Channel 326
  • DISH Network – Channel 165
  • HULU LiveSearch GAC Family
  • AT&T U-Verse – Channel 1529
  • Xfinity – Channel 1461

Available on most cable networks. Check with your local provider for channel.

How to watch GAF without cable? We recommend (and use ourselves!) FrndlyTV streaming services. Plans start at $6.99 per month for 40+ channels including Great American Family (GAC), both Hallmark channels, Lifetime, and UPtv. Watch all your favorite holiday programming without expensive cable costs. Sign Up for Frndly TV Now (free 7-day trial with this link, cancel anytime)


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142 thoughts on “Great American Family (GAC Family)

  • September 28, 2023 at 6:36 PM
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    I REALLY LOVE YOUR CHANNEL. WATCH ALL THE TIME. ARE YOU STARTING YOUR CHRISTMAS SHOWS IN OCTOBER. I DON’T REALLY WANT TO START WATCHING CHRISTMAS MOVIES IN OCT. WE HAVEN’T EVEN HAD THANKSGIVING YET. LOVE TO WATCH CHRISTMAS MOVIES ALL DECEMBER. IS THERE A REASON WHY YOU START THIS SO EARLY.

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  • September 25, 2023 at 10:22 PM
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    when will your countdown to christmas 2023 schedule with dates and times be listed? I’ve been waiting and it keeps saying check back. October is a week away when will this schedule be out. hallmark already has their countdown to christmas movies and dates and times.
    thank you
    celine95@comcast.net

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  • September 25, 2023 at 2:52 PM
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    I really want a printable list of 2023 christmas movies could you emali it to me love your movies don,t want to miss a one email address:

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