The Best 'New Girl' Episodes To Watch During The Holidays
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The Best 'New Girl' Episodes To Watch During The Holidays

Help shape these rankings by voting on this list of The Best 'New Girl' Episodes To Watch During The Holidays
Voting Rules
Only episodes featuring or set during the holiday season.

Spend time with Jess and the boys, and enjoy the best New Girl holiday-themed episodes. Whether you're looking for the one where Jess organizes a Secret Santa with guest star Megan Fox in "Christmas Eve Eve" or when Schmidt invites everyone to this office holiday party in "The 23rd," this list of New Girl Christmas episodes and Thanksgiving episodes also includes popular fan favorites, like "Last Thanksgiving," "Parents," and "Santa." What is your favorite holiday episode from New Girl

Vote up the best New Girl holiday specials ever. 

  • Thanksgiving III
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    7 VOTES

    Thanksgiving III

    After Coach accuses him of going soft since he started dating Jess, Nick arranges a camping trip for the gang on Thanksgiving. Winston and Cece bond over their hatred of camping.

    • Original Airing: Nov 26 2013
    • Season: New Girl - Season 3
    • Episode Number: 10
    7 votes
  • Parents
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    14 VOTES


    When Jess's parents, Bob and Joan, show up at the same time for Thanksgiving dinner, Jess takes the opportunity to "parent trap" them into a reconciliation, but her ploy backfires. Meanwhile, Schmidt and his bigger ex-Marine cousin, Big Schmidt, engage in a "manliness" competition.

    • Original Airing: Nov 20 2012
    • Season: New Girl - Season 2
    • Episode Number: 8
    14 votes
  • Christmas Eve Eve
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    16 VOTES

    Christmas Eve Eve

    Jess plays Secret Santa for the loft.

    • Original Airing: Dec 13 2016
    • Season: New Girl - Season 6
    • Episode Number: 10
    16 votes
  • The 23rd
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    10 VOTES

    The 23rd

    The gang attends Schmidt's holiday office party and Jess frets when she receives an expensive gift from Paul.

    • Original Airing: December 13, 2011
    • Season: New Girl - Season 1
    • Episode Number: 9
    • Series: New Girl
    10 votes
  • LAXmas
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    12 VOTES


    As the gang prepares to depart for the holidays, they quickly find they may be home alone when they are all trapped at the airport.

    • Original Airing: Dec 9 2014
    • Season: New Girl - Season 4
    • Episode Number: 11
    12 votes
  • Thanksgiving
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    17 VOTES


    Jess invites Paul, a music teacher at her school on whom she always has had a crush, to the gang's big Thanksgiving dinner at the loft, which naturally goes horribly awry.

    • Original Airing: Nov 15 2011
    • Season: New Girl - Season 1
    • Episode Number: 6
    17 votes