soaps christmas preemptions 2018

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B&B, Days, GH and Y&R programming alerts.

Soaps.com has a few scheduling changes to take note of for Bold and the Beautiful, Days of our Lives, General Hospital and Young and the Restless during this year’s winter holiday season for Christmas and into New Year’s.

Monday December 24:

The Bold and the Beautiful will air a new episode on CBS.

Days of our Lives will also bring viewers a new episode on NBC.

General Hospital will air a special holiday encore episode from December 23, 2005.

The Young and the Restless will air a new episode.

Tuesday December 25:

Bold and the Beautiful will air a new holiday episode. Read Soaps.com’s B&B spoilers for details surrounding Liam and Hope’s big holiday announcement.

Days of our Lives will air a new holiday episode. Read our Days of our Lives spoilers to find out what goes down at the annual children’s party at Salem University Hospital.

General Hospital will not be seen today, due to sports programming.

Young and the Restless will air a new episode. Read our Y&R spoilers to learn who spends Christmas together, what Sharon does to keep the holiday spirit alive and more…

More: Watch soap stars in When Calls the Heart Christmas special

On Monday December 31:

The Bold and the Beautiful will air a repeat episode from 1:30 PM – 2:00 PM ET as well as from 12:30 PM – 1:00 PM CT, but will not be seen at all on the West Coast due to CBS Sports coverage of NCAA Football: Sun Bowl.

Days of our Lives will air a new episode.

General Hospital will air an encore of the December 31, 1997 episode.

The Young and the Restless will air a new episode.

On Tuesday January 1:

Bold and the Beautiful will air a repeat episode.

Days of our Lives will not be seen today.

General Hospital will be pre-empted due to sports programming.

Young and the Restless will air a new episode.

All programming will return to normal with new episodes on Wednesday January 2, as will Soaps.com’s daily soap opera recaps. Have a safe and happy holiday season!