Discovery Rings in the Holidays with New Episodes of Viewer Favourites and Complete Season Marathons, Beginning December 24


Sunday, Dec. 24


11 a.m. ET – 9 p.m. ET


The Kilcher family is back to kick off Season 7 with a complete homestead overhaul. The family, led by patriarch Atz Kilcher, has cultivated and inhabitated their Alaksan homestead for generations, learning how to live off the land, hunt for food, and survive the harsh Alaskan wilderness.


ALASKA: THE LAST FRONTIER – New Episode, Season 7 

9 p.m. ET

The Kilcher family try to pick up the historic Octagon building and move it to safety, then finish Shane’s multi-year cabin build before winter once again stops them cold.


ALASKA: THE LAST FRONTIER – New Holiday Special: The Day Santa Came to the Homestead

10 p.m. ET

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Monday, Dec. 25

ALASKAN BUSH PEOPLE– Season 3 Marathon

6 a.m. ET – 10 p.m. ET


Deep in the Alaskan wilderness lives a newly discovered family born and raised wild. Billy Brown, his wife Ami, and their seven grown children – five boys and two girls – are so far removed from civilization they often go six to nine months without seeing an outsider. They’ve developed their own accent and dialect, refer to themselves as a “wolf pack”, and sleep together in a one-room cabin. Simply put, they are unlike any family in America.


ALASKAN BUSH PEOPLE – New Holiday Special

10 p.m. ET

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Tuesday, Dec. 26

GOLD RUSH – Season 8 Marathon

11 a.m. ET – 10 p.m. ET


Gold mining is a risky business, where one wrong move can cost a crew millions of dollars. As another Klondike winter thaws, miners Parker Schnabel, Tony Beets, and Todd Hoffman take on even greater risks in hopes of finding striking gold. But not every gamble pans out…


GOLD RUSH – New Holiday Special

10 p.m. ET

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Wednesday, Dec. 27

MOONSHINERS – Season 7 Marathon

4 p.m. ET – 9 p.m. ET


America’s original rebel tastemakers, moonshiners are fiercely loyal to the traditions and history of those who came before them. Willing to risk it all to keep these traditions alive, moonshiners keep pushing their techniques into the future to create the groundbreaking spirits that are their namesake.


MOONSHINERS – New Holiday Special: Moonshiners Christmas

9 p.m. ET

It’s time for mistletoe and holly – and America’s original liquor. Tim and JT team up with Tickle’s mother and daughter to create a Christmas surprise, while Chico and Sondra head out to get the Christmas turkey.


Thursday, Dec. 28

LAST STOP GARAGE – Season 1 Marathon

10 a.m. ET – 4 p.m. ET


Original Canadian series LAST STOP GARAGE stars a colourful crew of ingenious mechanics who operate out of CRB Automotive – a family-owned garage in North West River, Labrador –  located on one of the furthest driveable points on the eastern seaboard. Using sometimes questionable backwoods resourcefulness, the clever automotive-hack specialists put their “mechanical magic” to work, fixing and building just about anything for anyone in their remote town of 553 residents. With a whole lot of heart, they “get’er done”, Labrador style. Just as the community relies on the shop, the mechanics rely on the eccentric locals for wisdom, parts, and a helping hand.


FAST N’ LOUD – Season 5 Marathon

4 p.m. ET – 10 p.m. ET


Hot-rod hunter Richard Rawlings and his team of Monkeys at Gas Monkey Garage go bigger and badder than ever before as they enter a new stage at the garage, setting out to prove the shop is still going strong. Throughout Season 5, the team gets their hands on some unique cars, including a 1965 Shelby GT Mustang, but they come with hefty prices tags.


Friday, Dec. 29

HIGHWAY THRU HELL – Season 6 Marathon

10 a.m. ET – 11 p.m. ET


Discovery’s original Canadian hit series HIGHWAY THRU HELL Season 6 sees the most intense weather challenges ever filmed on B.C.’s Coquihalla Highway, as heavy rescue owner/operator Jamie Davis is forced to up his manpower and trust his trucks, reputation, and the fate of the highways to his family and returning go-to colleague, Colin McLean. Through narrow, rocky, and vital trucking corridors, the 14-episode season follows the dangerous fight the men of Jamie Davis Heavy Rescue must brave during winter weather and wild wrecks.


Saturday, Dec. 30

DEADLIEST CATCH – Season 13 Marathon

8 a.m. ET – 11 p.m. ET


Over the past 12 years, the veteran captains of DEADLIEST CATCH thought they had seen it all, but this season proves to be like no other on record. Generations of fishermen have made a hard living setting out of Dutch Harbor, Alaska, one of America’s most prolific crabbing ports. This season, crabs have seemingly vanished, igniting a grueling hunt to save the fleet’s way of life.


Sunday, Dec. 31

CANADA’S WORST DRIVER – Season 13 Marathon

4 p.m. ET – 11 p.m. ET


Notable host, creative producer, and writer Andrew Younghusband is back at the Driver Rehabilitation Centre in Dunnville, Ont. for Season 13 of CANADA’S WORST DRIVER, as eight disastrous Canadian drivers take on various challenges behind the wheel. CANADA’S WORST DRIVER is the longest-running and highest-rated series among the “Worst Driver” formats internationally.


Monday, Jan. 1

HEAVY RESCUE: 401 – Season 1 Marathon

3 p.m. ET – 12 p.m. ET, Jan. 2


From the makers of Discovery’s top-rated series HIGHWAY THRU HELL, original Canadian series HEAVY RESCUE: 401 takes on the many twists and turns of the men and women who keep roads safe across Southern Ontario’s 400-series highways. Just ahead of the Season 2 premiere on Tuesday, Jan. 2, the Season 1 marathon of HEAVY RESCUE: 401 follows major tow truck operations, police, and maintenance crews as they deal with diverse challenges, including those on the busiest highway in North America, the 401.