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Every Memorial Day 2017 TV Marathon — What to Watch the Weekend of May 26-28

PeekTV presents a comprehensive list of every Memorial Day binge-watch possibility, from "House Hunters" to "Scrubs."

Welcome to PeekTV, your daily look at the best that television has to offer. In each installment, we make three picks for the best shows to watch and…toss in a little extra. 

May 26-28

Usually, in this space, we give you a few of the best things to watch on TV every night. For Memorial Day, we’re offering up something a little different: a full list of every network marathon this holiday weekend. Below you’ll find a fairly comprehensive list of TV and movie marathons happening on May 28th, with a few other selections to get you through Saturday and Sunday.

(For those list-inclined, we’ve even ranked our favorites here.)

With channels and start times specified, here’s your Memorial Day 2017 TV Marathon Extravaganza:

A&E: “Leah Remini: Scientology and the Aftermath”  Monday, 1 p.m. – Tuesday, 4 a.m.

AMC: “Better Call Saul” Monday, 5 p.m. – Tuesday, 12:50 a.m.

Animal Planet: “River Monsters” Friday, 3 a.m. – Tuesday, 3 a.m.

BBC America: “Star Trek: Voyager” Monday, 3 a.m. – Tuesday, 3 a.m.

Bravo: “Southern Charm” Monday, 1 p.m. – 11 p.m.

Connie Britton and Hayden Panettiere in "Nashville."

Connie Britton and Hayden Panettiere in “Nashville.”


CMT: “Nashville” Monday, 9 a.m. – 8 p.m.

CNBC:  “Shark Tank”  Monday, 9 a.m. – 6 p.m.

CNN: “The Sixties” Monday, 5 p.m. – Tuesday, 1 a.m.

Comedy Central: “Scrubs” Monday, 9 a.m. – Tuesday, 4:40 a.m.

Discovery: “Street Outlaws” Monday, 3 a.m. – 10:15 p.m.

E!: “Keeping Up with the Kardashians” Sunday, 10 a.m. – Monday, noon

ESPN Classic: “30 for 30” Friday, 6 p.m. – Monday, 3 a.m.

Esquire: “Knife Fight” Monday, noon – 10 p.m.

Food Network: “Chopped” Monday, 1 p.m. – 8 p.m.

Freeform: Harry Potter movies Saturday and Sunday, 7 a.m. – midnight

FXX: “The Simpsons” Monday, 6 p.m. – midnight

GSN: “Family Feud” Monday, 3 p.m. – 8 p.m.

HGTV: “House Hunters” Monday, noon – 8 p.m.

History: “American Pickers” Monday, 8 a.m. – Tuesday, 4 a.m.

IFC: “Final Destination” movies Monday, 9 a.m. – Tuesday, 1:30 a.m.

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OWN: “Queen Sugar” Monday, 2 p.m. – Tuesday, 3 a.m.

Oxygen: “Snapped” Monday, 6 a.m. – Tuesday, 3 a.m.

Pop: “ER” Monday, 10 a.m. – 6 p.m.

Reelz: “The Kennedys” Monday, 10 a.m – 10 p.m.

SundanceTV: “M*A*S*H” Sunday, 6 a.m. – Tuesday, 6 a.m.

TBS: “Shrek” movies Monday, 10 a.m. – 4 p.m.

TLC: “Say Yes to the Dress” Monday, 7 a.m. – 7 p.m.

Travel: “Bizarre Foods” Monday, 5 a.m. – Tuesday, 1 a.m.

truTV: “Impractical Jokers” Sunday, 1 p.m. – Tuesday, 4 a.m.

TVLand: “Golden Girls” Monday, 2 a.m. – 4 p.m.

USA: “Chrisley Knows Best” Monday, 6 a.m. – 8 p.m.

VH1: “T.I. and Tiny: The Family Hustle” Monday, noon – 10:30 p.m. 

WE: “CSI: Miami” Monday, 11 a.m. – Tuesday, 1 a.m.

WGN America: “Cops” Monday, 9 a.m. – 5 p.m.

Read This!

Hanh Nguyen has put together two excellent guides for Netflix’s international TV series. While the streaming service’s English language fare gets an avalanche of attention, there are plenty of shows from overseas that are well worth your time.

Part 1 can be found here and the newly-published Part 2 is here.

#BestTVLines2017 Contender of the Day

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Selina: “And you’re gonna have a birthday…next, um…”

Gary: [crying] “August!”

Selina: “August, good for you. That’s right. And you’re gonna be…”

Gary: [crying and grinning] “40!”

Selina: “40.”

Gary: [sobbing and elated] “You remembered…”

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