Charlie Brown, depressed by the commercialism of Christmas and because he doesn't get any Christmas cards, becomes the director of the gang's Christmas pageant. Can he overcome his gang's preference for dancing instead of acting, find a good Christmas tree, and the true meaning of Christmas?
It's Christmas time again, yet Charlie Brown can't seem to find the holiday spirit. Between the greed and commercialism that surrounds the day, the feeling of joy and happiness just isn't there this year. Can anything help him find the true meaning of Christmas?