Thanksgiving Thursday – 5 Best Animated Thanksgiving Specials You Should Watch

Today is Thanksgiving Thursday, although it is not celebrated in India, the excitement is all over the world. And we cannot deny that we do not know what Thanksgiving is, after all, we need to thank TV shows and animated shows from the West that always have a special thanksgiving episode.

Thanksgiving is the day which marks the beginning of the holidays in the U.S. It is celebrated on the last Thursday of November in the US. In other parts of the European nation and Canada, it is celebrated on a different date.

Thanksgiving weekend is one of the biggest weekends of the year and when it comes to celebrations it is friends, family and a slew of television specials. This week we tell you about 5 best animated thanksgiving specials you ought to watch:

  1. Garfield and Friends – Garfield’s Thanksgiving

Garfield- the lasagna loving, Monday-hating cat might not have been a hit through this cult movie, it still loves remains in our thanksgiving movies to-watch list. If you haven’t watched anyone of the Garfield series, you better start with Garfield Halloween Adventures and follow it with Garfield’s Thanksgiving.


  1. Winnie the Pooh – Season of Giving

A collection of Winnie the Pooh’s memorable holiday adventures, as Winnie, Piglet, and Tigger set out to find the right ingredients for Winter, Rabbit learns how to manage a complicated Thanksgiving dinner. This is something you shouldn’t miss at all.


  1. The Simpsons – Bart vs. Thanksgiving

For those who still don’t know about the show, The Simpsons is about lives of the Simpson family of five: Homer, Marge, Lisa, Bart and Maggie.  Bart vs. Thanksgiving was the show’s first Thanksgiving episode. It is one of the most heartwarming episodes of all.


  1. Alvin and the Chipmunks – Alvin’s Thanksgiving celebration

Released in 2008, this animated movie is a good watch for the holiday season. It is a perfect movie to watch with your whole family especially when they have our favorite Chipmunks in it.


  1. Peanuts – A Charlie Brown Thanksgiving

A Charlie Brown Thanksgiving is the tenth prime-time animated series based on the popular comic series Peanuts. These classics capture the adventures of underdog Charlie Brown, his pet Snoopy and their pals. In this half hour short, Charlie’s roped into hosting a makeshift Thanksgiving feast by Peppermint Patty.


We love thanksgiving although it might seem like the middle child of the holiday season. Thanksgiving has a special place in our heart always.

Despite of being busy in their lives, we would like to thank our readers for taking time for us. Happy Thanksgiving!