Need something to help you get into the holiday mood? Why not stream free Christmas movies and music? You don’t have to pay for streaming subscriptions or buy movies to get some holiday cheer. Instead, it’s the season for free, as long as you know where to look.
Free Music on Streaming Services
Every music streaming service that offers a free version is full of free Christmas music. Of course, you’ll have to contend with some ads here and there, but you are getting free music.
The best part is you’re usually able to choose from dozens of pre-made playlists and even create your own. While each service has its own restrictions, you’ll still be able to listen to thousands of hours of music with Christmas tunes ranging from classics to hip-hop.
Some of the best places to stream free Christmas music include:
- Spotify – Create your own station or choose from pre-made stations
- Pandora – Create your own by artist, song, or genre
- Google Play Music – Works similar to Spotify
- Slacker Radio – Use pre-made stations or create your own
- Jango – Independent artists from around the world, no mainstream songs, no ads
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Stream Free Christmas Movies and Specials
While over-the-air TV is full of Christmas movies and specials right now, they may not be what you’re looking for. Luckily, the Internet is full of freebies and legal ways to stream free Christmas movies and music.
If you can remember to cancel your subscriptions, consider a free trial of one or more major streaming services. Some options that offer free trials include:
If you don’t mind digging around a little, check the websites of over-the-air networks. They often have Christmas specials and movies free for streaming during the holiday season. Most allow you to stream for free with no strings attached. The following all offer free streaming:
If you already have an Amazon Prime membership, take advantage of the opportunity to stream free Christmas movies and music. Thousands of movies, shows, and songs are free with your yearly subscription. While you still have to pay for some things, you have ample variety to choose from. Plus, you get free 2-day shipping for the holidays.
If you want to stream free Christmas movies and music, look no further than YouTube. By searching from “Christmas movies,” you immediately find Hallmark original Christmas movies, Frosty the Snowman, The Little Drummer Boy, and much more.
The same works for all the holiday music you could ever want. The best part is you’ll hear original songs by artists only on YouTube. You’ll also find covers and arrangements that aren’t on any streaming service or available for download.
Also, many YouTube users have created Christmas playlists filled with hours worth of music, movies, and shows. All it takes is a little searching to fill your home with holiday cheer for free.
Contribution by Crystal Crowder
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