Christmas The Best Christmas Episodes On 'The Simpsons'  

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Let it snow in Springfield, and enjoy the best The Simpsons Christmas episodes. Featuring the one where Homer tells his version of the Nativity story in "Simpson Christmas Stories" or when Bart accidentally burns down the Christmas tree on "Miracle on Evergreen Terrace ," this list of Simpsons Christmas episodes also includes popular fan favorites, like "Holidays of Future Passed," "The Nightmare After Krustmas," and "White Christmas Blues." What is your favorite Christmas episode from The Simpsons

Vote up the best Simpsons Christmas specials, and see where they rank among the funniest Simpsons episodes of all time.

Holidays of Future Passed is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best Christmas Episodes On 'The Simpsons'
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At Christmas 30 years in the future, Bart and Lisa bring their kids to Homer and Marge's house. When there, they learn about parenting and loving your family. Meanwhile, a pregnant Maggie is traveling to visit her family and falls into labor after arriving in Springfield.

Original Airing: Dec 11 2011

Season: The Simpsons - Season 23

Episode Number: 9

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White Christmas Blues is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best Christmas Episodes On 'The Simpsons'
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After the power plant's nuclear emissions mix with air particulates from the tire fire, which causes snow to fall, Springfield becomes a tourist hotspot as the only town in America with snow for Christmas this year. Marge opens the house to the boarders, once Christmas shopping prices began to increase.

Original Airing: Dec 15 2013

Season: The Simpsons - Season 25

Episode Number: 8

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Skinner's Sense of Snow is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best Christmas Episodes On 'The Simpsons'
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When a giant blizzard comes to the city and buries Springfield Elementary in snow, the children are trapped inside and soon rebel against Principal Skinner - while Homer and Ned try to rescue them with Ned's car.

Original Airing: Dec 17 2000

Season: The Simpsons season 12

Episode Number: 8

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Simpsons Roasting on an Open F... is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Christmas Episodes On 'The Simpsons'
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The family is forced to spend all of their savings to get Bart's new tattoo removed, and with no money Christmas, Homer is forced to become a store Santa.

Original Airing: Dec 17 1989

Season: The Simpsons season 1

Episode Number: 1

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