What’s New on Disney Channel – December 2016

Maria H. (ndm#130) (2142 Posts)

A Disney blooded, crafty, fun-lovin' wife/mom/organizer/planner, etc who is obsessed with all things Disney 🙂 Maria grew up with the Magic Kingdom and has loved watching WDW evolve into what it is today. A firm believer in the Power of Pixie Dust, she is the owner of The Disney Driven Life - A Community for Neurotic Disney People & a d.i.y. crafty blog, Carousel of Projects - create~inspire~share.


 

disney channel winter logoDecember 2016 Programming Highlights

All programming subject to change

Friday, December 02

  • Original Series – Episode Premiere on Disney Junior Block**

The Lion Guard “The Lost Gorillas” (9:30 – 10:00 A.M. EST) The Guard must help two zany gorilla princes return to their home in the snowy Rwenzori Mountains. *YouTube stars Dan Howell and Phil Lester guest star as gorilla princes Majinuni and Hafifu, respectively.

TV-Y

  • Original Series – Episode Premiere

Liv and Maddie: Cali Style “Cali Christmas-A-Rooney” (8:00 – 8:30 P.M. EST) Maddie is upset that she can’t be in Wisconsin for Christmas and to cheer her up, Liv plans an incredible surprise. Meanwhile, Joey participates in a Mr. North Pole Santa Claus pageant against an old foe and Parker tries to teach Ruby the wonders of a Snow Day.

TV-G

  • Original Series – Episode Premiere

Girl Meets World “Girl Meets A Christmas Maya” (8:30 – 9:00 P.M. EST) It’s the holidays and Riley is excited to celebrate her favorite time of the year, but for Maya, the holidays only bring back unhappy memories from her childhood.

TV-G

  • Original Series – Episode Premiere

BUNK’D “How The Griff Stole Christmas” (9:00 – 9:30 P.M. EST) The campers participate in a gift-making activity for the upcoming holiday and Griff is not into it. Ravi and Lou try to create a special memory for Griff, while Santa asks Jorge to babysit for one of his reindeers.

TV-G


Sunday, December 04

  • Original Series – Episode Premiere

K.C. Undercover “Holly Holly Not So Jolly” (8:00 – 8:30 P.M. EST) As the Cooper family decorates the house for the holidays, K.C. begins to reflect on the many disguises and missions she has taken on as a spy in hopes she can get over her holiday blues and recapture the spirit of the season.

TV-Y7 FV

  • Original Series – Episode Premiere

MECH-X4 “Let’s Survive in the Woods!” (8:30 – 9:00 P.M. EST) Principal Grey sets a trap for Ryan, Harris and Spyder while they’re on a camping trip, which leaves MECH-X4 and Mark in danger.

TV-Y7 FV

  • Original Series – Episode Premiere

Best Friends Whenever “The Christmas Curse” (9:00 – 9:30 P.M. EST) Shelby and Cyd are excited to plan the annual neighborhood Christmas party, which takes an unexpected turn when Daisy joins the festivities. Meanwhile, Barry plays Santa after the twins take the mall Santa captive.

TV-G


Friday, December 09

  • Original Series – Episode Premiere

Elena of Avalor “Navidad” (7:30 – 8:00 P.M. EST) Elena brings all the communities of Avalor together to share each other’s holiday traditions. But when a Doña Paloma scheme causes an overly competitive atmosphere, Elena sets off on a traditional “parranda” and carols through the city to remind everyone of the true spirit of Navidad. *Latin Grammy Award-winner Gaby Moreno guest stars as Marlena, and Constance Marie recurs as Doña Paloma.

TV-Y

  • Original Series – Episode Premiere

LEGO Frozen Northern Lights “LEGO Disney Frozen: Northern Lights” (8:00 – 8:30 P.M. EST) “LEGO Disney Frozen Northern Lights,” a compilation of four all-new animated shorts from the LEGO Group, is a new story from the kingdom of Arendelle with voice talent from the movie reprising their roles. The shorts lend not only LEGO’s unique stylized animation, but also its humor to the world of “Frozen.” Kids and families will follow Anna, Elsa, Olaf, Kristoff and Sven on an epic adventure to restore the glimmer of the Northern Lights.

TV-Y7

  • Special Premiere

Disney Mickey Mouse “Duck the Halls: A Mickey Mouse Christmas Special” (8:30 – 9:00 P.M. EST) It’s touch-and-go for Donald when, instead of heading south for the winter with Daisy and all the other ducks for the winter, he insists on staying with Mickey and the gang to enjoy all that Christmas has to offer.

TV-G


Saturday, December 10

  • Original Series – Episode Premiere on Disney Junior Block**

Miles from Tomorrowland “Galactech: The S’Leet Heist / Galactech: The S’Leet Fleet” (6:00 – 6:30 A.M. EST) Galactech: The S’Leet Heist” – Commander S’Leet finds a second Galactech Globe. *Recurring guest stars are “Star Trek: The Next Generation” alums Wil Wheaton as Commander S’Leet and LeVar Burton as Dr. Consilium. Galactech: The S’Leet Fleet” – The Callistos attempt to catch Commander S’Leet, who has stolen all of the TTA ships.

TV-Y


Sunday, December 11

  • Original Series – Episode Premiere

Bizaardvark “Agh, Humbug” (8:00 – 8:30 P.M. EST) Bernie goes on social media star Rosanna Pansino’s baking show to try and get 10,000 subscribers to fulfill his dream of being invited to the Vuuugle holiday party, along with his buddies, Paige, Frankie, Dirk and Amelia. Meanwhile, Dirk is on a mission to find the perfect gift for Horse Face. *Guest starring Rosanna Pansino as herself.

TV-G

  • Original Series – Episode Premiere

Best Friends Whenever “Revenge of the Past” (8:30 – 9:30 P.M. EST) Shelby gets trapped in the 16th century after trying to save Daisy from marriage, so the friends join forces to help rescue her.

TV-G


Saturday, December 17

  • Original Series – Episode Premiere on Disney Junior Block**

Miles from Tomorrowland “Space Junkers / Help Us, Jet Retrograde!” (6:00 – 6:30 A.M. EST) Space Junkers” – Miles and Leo’s scavenging trip turns into a mission to help a lost robot. “Help Us, Jet Retrograde” – Miles’ homemade movies are a success on an alien planet. *Comedian Patton Oswalt guest stars as Hubie.

TV-Y