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'It's the Great Pumpkin, Charlie Brown' no longer broadcast on TV

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"It's the Great Pumpkin, Charlie Brown" has found a new home for spooky season. (Photo: Mohamed Hassan / Pixabay){ }

"It's the Great Pumpkin, Charlie Brown" has found a new home for the holidays.

People.com reports the Halloween classic won't air on broadcast TV this year, but it can be streamed on Apple+, Apple's subscription-based streaming TV platform.

This is the first time since 1965 that the Peanuts special won't air on TV.

"It's the Great Pumpkin, Charlie Brown" and other Peanuts specials have aired on ABC since 2000, The Vulture reports.

Now, the Great Pumpkin, "A Charlie Brown Thanksgiving" and "A Charlie Brown Christmas" will be offered on Apple+ for free on certain days this fall and winter, according to People. Here's when they'll be available:

  • Great Pumpkin Oct. 30 to Nov. 1
  • Thanksgiving special: Nov. 25 to 27
  • Christmas special: Dec. 11 to 13