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Saturday prime time

“The Sound of Music Live!” – An aspiring nun (Carrie Underwood) leaves the abbey to become a governess and ends up falling in love with her boss. (Repeat) 8 p.m. on NBC.

“Rudolph the Red-Nosed Reindeer” – Burl Ives narrates an animated tale about Santa’s sleigh guide. 8 p.m. on CBS.

“The Great Christmas Light Fight” – Four families transform their homes for the holidays. (Repeat) 8 p.m. on ABC.

“UFC: Johnson vs. Benavidez” – Michael McDonald vs. Urijah Faber; Joseph Benavidez vs. Demetrious Johnson. 8 p.m. on Fox.

“Frosty the Snowman” – The jolly soul heads north to avoid the heat. 9 p.m. on CBS.

“CMA Country Christmas” – Country music stars share holiday traditions and memories. (Repeat) 9 p.m. on ABC.

“Frosty Returns” – A snow-removal spray threatens magic Frosty. 9:31 p.m. on CBS.

“48 Hours” – In the investigation of the murder of a millionaire, both his ex-wife and son are suspects. 10 p.m. on CBS.

Saturday late night

“Front and Center” – JJ Grey & Mofro perform at The Iridium in New York. 11 p.m. on WFWA, Channel 39.

“Saturday Night Live” – Host John Goodman; Kings of Leon performs. 11:30 p.m. on NBC.

Sunday prime time

“Once Upon a Time” – The residents of Storybrooke race to stop Pan’s curse. 8 p.m. on ABC.

“Masterpiece Classic” – The Irish Civil War and women’s suffrage affect Downton Abbey. 8 p.m. on WFWA, Channel 39.

“The Simpsons” – When a leak at the power plant causes snowfall in Springfield, tourists inundate the town. 8 p.m. on Fox.

“NFL Football” – Cincinnati Bengals at Pittsburgh Steelers. Andy Dalton and the 9-4 Bengals look for their fourth straight win when they visit Ben Roethlisberger and the Steelers. 8:20 p.m. on NBC.

“Bob’s Burgers” – The Belchers spend Christmas Eve running from a candy cane-shaped truck. 8:30 p.m. on Fox.

“Revenge” – Emily’s plan seems poised to go off without a hitch – until enemies unite. 9 p.m. on ABC.

“Masterpiece Classic” – Crawley family faces another test; newcomers try to fit in. 9 p.m. on WFWA, Channel 39.

“Family Guy” – Peter fills Lois’ dad with holiday spirit; Stewie only wants one thing for Christmas. 9 p.m. on Fox.

“American Dad” – Grandpa Jack tells Steve a story about a demon who punished naughty kids on Christmas. 9:30 p.m. on Fox.

“Survivor” – The castaways and their loved ones are reunited. 10 p.m. on CBS.

“Masterpiece Classic” – Robert and Cora are not speaking; the servants shun Isobel; Matthew and Robert have a falling out. 10 p.m. on WFWA, Channel 39.

“Betrayal” – Elaine and Aidan struggle to define their relationship; Jack moves forward with Sara. 10:01 p.m. on ABC.