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Get in the holiday spirit with some classic holiday movies from Netflix

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Just in time for holiday travel season, Netflix put together a list of TV show and movie suggestions that can make the trip to Grandma’s house fun. Some will get your family in the festive spirit, some are perfect for pre-plane waiting time and some will simply take you down memory lane yourself. The list is below, includes TV shows that put a holiday twist on kids’ favorite characters, as well as holiday classics the whole family will enjoy. For more holiday suggestions, check out the full list of seasonal favorites available on Netflix.

In case you hadn’t thought of taking your Netflix with you wherever you spend your holidays, it’s really simple. Just download the free app on your Smartphone or tablet and enjoy your trip over the river and through the woods.

Below are some fun activities for the family below.

Netflix Titles to Take on the Road This Holiday Season

Put a holiday twist on the kids' favorite characters:

  1. Mickey's Magical Christmas
  2. Power Rangers Super Samurai: Stuck on Christmas
  3. Super WHY: ‘Twas the Night Before Christmas
  4. Lady Gaga and The Muppets Holiday Spectacular
  5. Dreamworks Holiday Classics
  6. Charlie Brown’s Christmas Tales
  7. I Want a Dog for Christmas, Charlie Brown
  8. Thomas & Friends: Ultimate Christmas
  9. Kung Fu Panda: Holiday
  10. Phineas and Ferb: Christmas Vacation
  11. Veggie Tales: A Story of Joyful Giving

Get into the holiday spirit with these movies for the whole family:

  1. The Polar Express
  2. The Nightmare Before Christmas
  3. Jingle All the Way
  4. Little Brother, Big Trouble
  5. The Search for Santa Paws
  6. Santa Paws 2: The Santa Pups

Source: Netflix


Check out our backseat- and airport-friendly craft and recipe ideas for kids to enjoy this holiday travel season:

  • Lego Travel Box: Bring the fun on the road this holiday season with a DIY lego box. Click here to learn how to make your own.
  • Chocolate Candy Cane Smoothies: Ditch the chips and instead enjoy a delicious and healthy on-the-go treat: a Chocolate Candy Cane Smoothie. Click here for full instructions.

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