When 'It's the Great Pumpkin, Charlie Brown' airs this season

Posted at 12:39 PM, Oct 19, 2017
and last updated 2017-10-19 15:39:22-04

(KGTV) - The classic animated Charlie Brown movie about a pumpkin returns to airwaves this Halloween season.

"It's The Great Pumpkin, Charlie Brown," is a seasonal tradition for families to enjoy every Halloween.

In "It's The Great Pumpkin, Charlie Brown," Charles M. Schulz's "Peanuts" characters prepare for trick-or-treating and await a visit from "The Great Pumpkin." It was the third "Peanut" special to be broadcast on Oct. 27, 1966.

This year, the special will air on Thursday, Oct. 19, at 8 p.m./7 p.m. PST on ABC 10, followed by Toy Story of Terror at 8:30 p.m.