Paul Winter's 36th Annual Winter Solstice Celebration

Paul Winter's 36th Annual Winter Solstice Celebration

Friday, December 22, at 8 PM
Celebrate the return of the sun - and the warming of the heart with Paul Winter’s Annual Winter Solstice Celebration.


Tinsel Tales 2

Tinsel Tales 2

Saturday, December 23, at 7 AM
Joy, hope, and childhood memories overflow as NPR voices, past and present, tell stories of the season.


Tinsel Tales: NPR Christmas Favorites

Tinsel Tales: NPR Christmas Favorites

Saturday, December 23, at 8 PM
Don’t miss stories from the NPR archives that touch on the meaning of Christmas.


Jonathan Winters' A Christmas Carol

Jonathan Winters' A Christmas Carol

Saturday, December 23, at 9 PM
Master comedian Jonathan Winters presents his own distinctive reading of Dickens' holiday classic.


Swing with Bill Cartwright Christmas Special

Swing with Bill Cartwright Christmas Special

Saturday, December 23, at 10 PM
Get in the holiday mood with tunes from swing era musicians.


A Blues Christmas

A Blues Christmas

Saturday, December 23, at 11 PM
Lee Hay presents a special celebration of holiday music from favorite blues artists.


Tinsel Tales 3

Tinsel Tales 3

Sunday, December 24, at 7 AM
Audie Cornish, Ken Harbaugh, Nina Totenberg and other voices from NPR's past and present tell stories of the season.


Around Cincinnati Christmas

Around Cincinnati Christmas

Sunday, December 24, at 7 PM
Rock your Christmas Eve with holiday music from Cincinnati’s finest musicians.


Hollywood Holiday

Hollywood Holiday

Sunday, December 24, at 8 PM
Lynne Warfel presents a musical retrospective of some of Hollywood's most cherished Christmas-themed movies.


Tiny Desk Holiday Special

Tiny Desk Holiday Special

Sunday, December 24, at 9 PM
Enjoy amazing holiday performances from NPR’s Tiny Desk Concert series including Sharon Jones & The Dap-Kings, Steve Martin, Hanson, The Polyphonic Spree and more!


Jazz with OT Christmas

Jazz with OT Christmas

Sunday, December 24, at 10 PM
An archival Christmas program from December 24, 1986. The two-hour holiday special includes jazz renditions of “The Christmas Song” and “At the Christmas Ball” as well as other Christmas songs by the World Saxophone Quartet and Louis Armstrong.


Tinsel Tales 4

Tinsel Tales 4

Monday, December 25, at 1 PM
NPR’s holiday tradition, Tinsel Tales, is back with a fourth collection of extraordinary Christmas stories that will transport you to unexpected places and emotions.


Christmas with Morehouse and Spelman Glee Clubs

Christmas with Morehouse and Spelman Glee Clubs

Monday, December 25, at 7 PM
The choirs of Morehouse and Spelman Colleges present a joyous celebration of spirituals and carols.


Carols and Cheer

Carols and Cheer

Monday, December 25, at 8 PM
From holiday classics to contemporary hits, you will love singing along with favorite songs for the Christmas season, performed by today's leading artists and ensembles.


Joy to the World: A Holiday in Pink

Joy to the World: A Holiday in Pink

Monday, December 25, at 9 PM
The internationally acclaimed “little orchestra" Pink Martini bedecks the airwaves with festive holiday songs from across the globe.


Tick, Tock Circadian Clock

Tick, Tock Circadian Clock

Saturday, December 30, at 7 AM
Brains On! Host Molly Blooms explores the fascinating science behind circadian rhythms, including the ticking clock inside us, hibernation and how all life is affected by light and dark.


Innovation Hub

Innovation Hub

Sunday, December 31, at 7 AM
For the holiday, Innovation Hub looks at America, invention, and family!


Capital Steps New Year’s Special

Capital Steps New Year’s Special

Monday, January 1, 2018 at 1 PM
Politics Takes a Holiday as the Capital Steps review the political craziness of 2017’s amazing world of politics.

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