Our New Halloween Family Tradition

Halloween Tradition

Have you ever intentionally created a family tradition? I haven’t, until now!

My family and I grew up watching the Charlie Brown/Peanuts holiday specials around this time every year with our parents; they all have a special place in my heart, but none more than It’s the Great Pumpkin Charlie Brown, A Charlie Brown Thanksgiving, and A Charlie Brown Christmas!

Continuing on with these good feelings and memories, embellishing it to make it our own, here is our new Halloween tradition:

The night before Halloween (or a few nights before), we will carve our pumpkins and light them for the first time. After, we’ll sip on cold or warm apple cider (depending on the weather) and watch It’s the Great Pumpkin Charlie Brown!

It’s simple, yet fun and heartfelt like any family tradition should be! Create happy feelings and the happy memories will follow! Feel free to use this idea for your own family tradition, or take it and change it to make it your own!

Family Friendly Halloween Movies – PG Rated

Family Friendly Halloween PG Rated

Welcome to the spooky month of October my friends!

My family and I have created a list of family friendly Halloween movies and specials for you and yours! Halloween may be celebrated a little differently this year, but that doesn’t mean we can’t kindle a little Halloween spirit!

This year we’ve decided to focus on movies and specials that are rated PG for parental guidance suggested; some material may not be suitable for children. If you are looking for movies and specials that are rated G for general audience and good for all ages, please visit last year’s list – Family Friendly Halloween Movies and Specials Rated G.

Please let us know if we missed or left out any of your family friendly (PG-rated) halloween favorites you feel should be included! We’d love to hear from you!

Organized alphabetically by title:

Family Friendly Halloween Movies and Specials – G Rated

Family Friendly Halloween Movies and Specials - G Rated

Welcome to the spooky month of October my friends!

My family and I have created a list of family friendly Halloween movies and specials for you and yours! Halloween may be celebrated a little differently this year, but that doesn’t mean we can’t kindle a little Halloween spirit!

This year we’ve decided to focus on movies and specials that are rated G for general audiences, or good for all ages. Some of the older content has never been rated, but they were created under the Motion Picture Production Code, which was a set of moral guidelines used by motion picture studios from 1934 to 1968, and are thus pretty tame.

Please let us know if we missed or left out any of your family friendly (G-rated) halloween favorites you feel should be included! We’d love to hear from you!

Family Friendly Halloween Movies and Specials (G-rated)

Peanuts Movies & TV Specials

Peanuts

Feature Films

Television Specials

The Charlie Brown and Snoopy Show

  • “Snoopy’s Cat Fight”
  • “Snoopy: Team Manager”
  • “Linus and Lucy”
  • “Lucy vs. the World”
  • “Linus’ Security Blanket”
  • “Snoopy: Man’s Best Friend”
  • “Snoopy the Psychiatrist”
  • “You Can’t Win Charlie Brown”
  • “The Lost Ballpark”
  • “Snoopy’s Football Career”
  • “Chaos in the Classroom”
  • “It’s that Team Spirit, Charlie Brown”
  • “Lucy Loves Schroeder”
  • “Snoopy and the Giant”
  • “Snoopy’s Brother Spike”
  • “Snoopy’s Robot”
  • “Peppermint Patty’s School Days”
  • “Sally’s Sweet Babboo”
  • This Is America, Charlie Brown
  • “The Mayflower Voyagers”
  • “The Birth of the Constitution”
  • “The Wright Brothers at Kitty Hawk”
  • “The NASA Space Station”
  • “The Building of the Transcontinental Railroad”
  • “The Great Inventors”
  • “The Smithsonian and the Presidency”
  • “The Music and Heroes of America”

Peanuts Motion Comics

  • Linus for President
  • The Election
  • The Sore Arm
  • Independence Day
  • Eraserophagia
  • The Great Pumpkin
  • A Fall Rain
  • Some Advice
  • Ready to Pitch
  • Back on the Mound
  • Dear Santa
  • I’m New at it
  • Science Project
  • April Fool
  • Crabby Little Girl
  • Mother’s Day
  • All Your Faults
  • Services Rendered
  • The Good Brother
  • Valentine’s Day