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Freeform's 2021 "31 Nights of Halloween" TV Programming

🎃 Great Movies for Halloween

By Kyrie Collins, Highlands Ranch-Parker-Castle Rock-Lone Tree Publisher September 29, 2021

Frightfully funny or ghastly ghoulish? Whichever your family prefers, Freeform has you covered with another year of 31 Nights of Halloween. The popular programming event brings the chills and thrills all month long!

For teens and adults, stream your scary stuff —  from dark comedies to horror films — at netflix.com/netflixandchills.

Following is a listing of 2021's 31 Nights of Halloween programming; schedule subject to change. Times listed are Mountain. Network providers vary; please check your local channel guide.

Friday, October 1

  • 12:30 PM – Casper (1995)
  • 3:00 PM – The Addams Family (1991)
  • 5:00 PM – Addams Family Values
  • 7:00 PM – Hocus Pocus

Saturday, October 2

  • 5:00 AM – The Goonies
  • 7:35 AM – Charlie and the Chocolate Factory
  • 10:15 AM – Casper (1995)
  • 12:45 PM – The Addams Family (1991)
  • 2:50 PM – Addams Family Values
  • 4:55 PM – Disney•Pixar's Monsters, Inc.
  • 7:00 PM – Disney•Pixar's Monsters University
  • 9:30 PM – Ghostbusters (1984)

Sunday, October 3

  • 5:00 AM – Tim Burton's Corpse Bride
  • 6:40 AM – Ghostbusters (1984)
  • 9:10 AM – Matilda
  • 11:15 AM – Tim Burton's Corpse Bride
  • 12:55 PM – Tim Burton's The Nightmare Before Christmas
  • 2:35 PM – Hocus Pocus
  • 4:45 PM – Maleficent
  • 6:50 PM – Maleficent: Mistress of Evil
  • 9:30 PM – The Craft (1996)

Monday, October 4

  • 10:30 AM – Decorating Disney: Halloween Magic
  • 11:30 AM – The Goonies
  • 2:00 PM – Matilda
  • 4:00 PM – The Craft (1996)
  • 6:30 PM – Fright Night (2011)
  • 10:00 PM-Midnight – The Simpsons: Treehouse of Horror-thon

Tuesday, October 5

  • 8:30 AM – Matilda
  • 10:30 AM – Casper (1995)
  • 1:00 PM – Shrek
  • 3:00 PM – Shrek 2
  • 5:00 PM – Shrek Forever After
  • 7:00 PM – Hocus Pocus
  • 10:00 PM-Midnight – The Simpsons: Treehouse of Horror-thon

Wednesday, October 6

  • 8:30 AM – Casper (1995)
  • 10:30 AM – Shrek
  • 12:30 PM – Shrek 2
  • 2:30 PM – Shrek Forever After
  • 4:30 PM – Tim Burton's Corpse Bride
  • 6:00-9:00 PM – The Simpsons: Treehouse of Horror-thon
  • 10:00 PM-Midnight – The Simpsons: Treehouse of Horror-thon

Thursday, October 7

  • 9:30 AM – Tim Burton's Corpse Bride
  • 11:30 AM – Halloweentown
  • 1:30 PM – Charlie and the Chocolate Factory
  • 4:00 PM – Ghostbusters (1984)
  • 6:30 PM – Ghostbusters II
  • 10:00 PM – Jaws 3

Friday, October 8

  • 8:30 AM – Ghostbusters (1984)
  • 7:00-9:00 PM – Family Guy Halloween Episodes
  • 10:00 PM – Frankenweenie (2012)

Saturday, October 9

  • 7:10 AM – Shrek
  • 9:15 AM – Shrek 2
  • 11:20 AM – Shrek Forever After
  • 1:25 PM – Hotel Transylvania 2
  • 3:30 PM – Hotel Transylvania 3: Summer Vacation
  • 5:40 PM – Hocus Pocus
  • 7:50 PM – The Addams Family (1991)
  • 9:55 PM – Addams Family Values

Sunday, October 10

  • 5:00 AM – Shrek
  • 7:05 AM – Shrek 2
  • 9:10 AM – Shrek Forever After
  • 11:15 AM – Hotel Transylvania 2
  • 1:20 PM – Hotel Transylvania 3: Summer Vacation
  • 3:30 PM – Hocus Pocus
  • 5:40 PM – The Addams Family (1991)
  • 7:45 PM – Addams Family Values
  • 9:50 PM – Casper (1995)

Monday, October 11

  • 9:30 AM – Jaws
  • 12:30 PM – Jaws 2
  • 3:05 PM – Alien
  • 5:45 PM – Aliens
  • 10:00 PM-Midnight – The Simpsons: Treehouse of Horror-thon

Tuesday, October 12

  • 1:00 PM – Decorating Disney: Halloween Magic
  • 2:00 PM – Casper (1995)
  • 4:30 PM – Tim Burton's The Nightmare Before Christmas
  • 6:00 PM – Mrs. Doubtfire
  • 10:00 PM-Midnight – The Simpsons: Treehouse of Horror-thon

Wednesday, October 13

  • 10:30 AM – Casper (1995)
  • 1:00 PM – Halloweentown
  • 3:00 PM – Mrs. Doubtfire
  • 6:00-9:00 PM – The Simpsons: Treehouse of Horror-thon
  • 10:00 PM-Midnight – The Simpsons: Treehouse of Horror-thon

Thursday, October 14

  • 11:00 AM – Willy Wonka & the Chocolate Factory
  • 1:30 PM – Hook
  • 4:45 PM – Matilda
  • 6:50 PM – Hocus Pocus

Friday, October 15

  • 9:00 AM – Matilda
  • 7:00-9:00 PM – Family Guy Halloween Episodes

Saturday, October 16

  • 5:00 AM – Ghostbusters (1984)
  • 7:30 AM – Ghostbusters II
  • 10:00 AM – Mrs. Doubtfire
  • 1:05 PM – Men in Black (1997)
  • 3:15 PM – Men in Black II
  • 5:15 PM – Hocus Pocus
  • 7:25 PM – Maleficent
  • 9:30 PM – The House with a Clock in Its Walls

Sunday, October 17

  • 5:30 AM – Mrs. Doubtfire
  • 8:30 AM – Men in Black (1997)
  • 10:40 AM – Men in Black II
  • 12:40 PM – The House with a Clock in Its Walls
  • 3:10 PM – Hocus Pocus
  • 5:20 PM – Hotel Transylvania 2
  • 7:25 PM – Hotel Transylvania 3: Summer Vacation
  • 9:35 PM – Disney•Pixar's Toy Story of TERROR!
  • 10:05 PM – Tim Burton's Corpse Bride


Monday, October 18

  • 12:00 PM – Tim Burton's Corpse Bride
  • 2:00 PM – Disney•Pixar's Toy Story of TERROR!
  • 2:30 PM – Hotel Transylvania 2
  • 4:30 PM – Hotel Transylvania 3: Summer Vacation
  • 6:30 PM – Casper (1995)
  • 10:00 PM-Midnight – The Simpsons: Treehouse of Horror-thon

Tuesday, October 19

  • 10:30 AM – Pirates of the Caribbean: On Stranger Tides
  • 1:40 PM – X-Men: First Class
  • 4:50 PM – Men in Black (1997)
  • 7:00 PM – Men in Black II
  • 10:00 PM-Midnight – The Simpsons: Treehouse of Horror-thon

Wednesday, October 20

  • 8:30 AM – X-Men: First Class
  • 11:30 AM – Cowboys & Aliens
  • 2:00 PM – Men in Black (1997)
  • 4:00 PM – Men in Black II
  • 6:00-9:00 PM – The Simpsons: Treehouse of Horror-thon
  • 10:00 PM-Midnight – The Simpsons: Treehouse of Horror-thon

Thursday, October 21

  • 11:00 AM – The Perfect Storm
  • 2:00 PM – The Craft (1996)
  • 4:30 PM – The Huntsman: Winter's War
  • 7:00 PM – Maleficent

Friday, October 22

  • 8:30 AM – The Craft (1996)
  • 7:00-9:00 PM – Family Guy Halloween Episodes
  • 10:00 PM – Willy Wonka & the Chocolate Factory

Saturday, October 23

  • 5:00 AM – Willy Wonka & the Chocolate Factory
  • 7:30 AM – Casper (1995)
  • 9:50 AM – Shrek
  • 11:55 AM – Shrek 2
  • 2:00 PM – Halloweentown
  • 4:05 PM – Hocus Pocus
  • 6:15 PM – Ghostbusters (2016)
  • 9:30 PM – Fright Night (2011)

Sunday, October 24

  • 5:00 AM – Casper (1995)
  • 7:30 AM – Shrek
  • 9:40 AM – Shrek 2
  • 11:45 AM – Halloweentown
  • 1:50 PM – Tim Burton's The Nightmare Before Christmas
  • 3:30 PM – Ghostbusters (2016)
  • 6:45 PM – Hocus Pocus
  • 8:55 PM – Mrs. Doubtfire


Monday, October 25

  • 11:00 AM – Decorating Disney: Halloween Magic
  • 12:00 PM – The Goonies
  • 2:30 PM – Scared Shrekless
  • 3:00 PM – Shrek
  • 5:00 PM – Shrek 2
  • 7:00 PM – Shrek Forever After
  • 10:00 PM-Midnight – The Simpsons: Treehouse of Horror-thon

Tuesday, October 26

  • 10:00 AM – The Goonies
  • 12:30 PM – Scared Shrekless
  • 1:00 PM – Shrek
  • 3:00 PM – Shrek 2
  • 5:00 PM – Shrek Forever After
  • 7:00 PM – Maleficent
  • 10:00 PM-Midnight – The Simpsons: Treehouse of Horror-thon

Wednesday, October 27

  • 11:00 AM – Charlie and the Chocolate Factory
  • 1:30 PM – Casper (1995)
  • 4:00 PM – Matilda
  • 6:00-9:00 PM – The Simpsons: Treehouse of Horror-thon
  • 10:00 PM-Midnight – The Simpsons: Treehouse of Horror-thon

Thursday, October 28

  • 9:30 AM – Casper (1995)
  • 12:00 PM – Matilda
  • 2:00 PM – Ghostbusters (1984)
  • 4:30 PM – The Craft (1996)
  • 7:00 PM – Hocus Pocus
  • 10:00 PM – Frankenweenie (2012)

Friday, October 29

  • 10:30 AM – Men in Black (1997)
  • 7:00-9:00 PM – Family Guy Halloween Episodes
  • 10:00 PM – Men in Black II

Saturday, October 30

  • 5:00 AM – Decorating Disney: Halloween Magic
  • 6:00 AM – Ghostbusters (1984)
  • 8:30 AM – Men in Black (1997)
  • 10:35 AM – Men in Black II
  • 12:35 PM – Goosebumps (2015)
  • 3:05 PM – Goosebumps 2: Haunted Halloween
  • 5:10 PM – Tim Burton's The Nightmare Before Christmas
  • 6:50 PM – Hocus Pocus
  • 9:00 PM – Miss Peregrine's Home for Peculiar Children

Sunday, October 31

  • 5:00 AM – Miss Peregrine's Home for Peculiar Children
  • 8:00 AM – Goosebumps (2015)
  • 10:30 AM – Goosebumps 2: Haunted Halloween
  • 12:35 PM – Hocus Pocus
  • 2:45 PM – Casper (1995)
  • 5:15 PM – Maleficent
  • 7:20 PM – Hocus Pocus
  • 9:30 PM – Ghostbusters (1984)

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