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  • (bells jingling)

  • - There, all done.

  • - We did it. (Elmo cheering)

  • - Yeah.

  • - Oh, thank you for helping me decorate my tree this year.

  • This is one, one beautiful Christmas tree.

  • (Count laughs)

  • (Elmo laughing)

  • - Your welcome the Count.

  • - I love decorating for holidays every year.

  • It's one of my favorite traditions.

  • - Ah, yes, mine too.

  • And do you know my other favorite holiday tradition?

  • - Eating Christmas cookies?

  • Num, num, num, num!

  • - Close, my very favorite holiday tradition is

  • counting my favorite holiday tradition.

  • Spreading holiday cheer is what Christmas is about

  • Let's count 10-special things that we do

  • It's Christmas with the Count

  • Number one, singing with my bat choir

  • Number two is wearing holiday attire

  • Number three, making Christmas lists

  • Number four is making a Christmas wish

  • Cookies, a Christmas wish come true

  • Spreading holiday cheer is what Christmas is about

  • We're counting 10-special things that we do

  • That's how you do Christmas with the Count

  • Number five is building things made of snow

  • Number six is playing songs that you know

  • Number seven is casting magic in the air

  • Number eight is twinkling lights everywhere

  • (All cheering)

  • Spreading holiday cheer is what Christmas is about

  • Counting 10-special things that's what we do

  • That's how you spend Christmas with the Count

  • Number nine is putting the star atop the tree

  • Number 10 is being with friends and family

  • - [All] Aww.

  • - Elmo loves being with all of you too.

  • Spreading holiday cheer is what Christmas is about

  • We count the 10-special things that we do

  • ♪ 10-special things that we do

  • ♪ 10-special things that we do

  • It's Christmas with the Count

  • - That's 10.

  • 10-special Christmas traditions.

  • (Count laughing)

  • - [All] Merry Christmas everybody!

  • - I love it.

  • (Christmas bells ringing)

  • ♪ I love the holiday season

  • Lights are twinkling everywhere

  • And you can't deny the feeling

  • There's something joyful in the air

  • The world is bright and gleaming

  • It's a wondrous time of year

  • When the lights of the season shine on us all

  • And holiday time is here

  • Holiday lights burning bright

  • Twinkle and shine in the night

  • Gleaming and glittering

  • Sparkling and shimmering

  • See how they glimmer and shine

  • That's how we know it's holiday time

  • Glimmering and glittering

  • Sparkling and shimmering

  • See how they glimmer and shine

  • That's how we know it's holiday time

  • (group cheering)

  • (bells ringing)

  • - Bom, bom, bom, bom, bom, bom ,bom

  • (piano music)

  • Dashing through the snow

  • In a one-horse open sleigh

  • ♪ O'er the fields, we go

  • Laughing all the way

  • Bells on bobtails ring

  • Making spirits bright

  • What fun it is to ride and sing

  • ♪ A sleighing song tonight

  • Jingle bells, jingle bells

  • Jingle all the way

  • Oh, what fun it is to ride

  • In a one-horse open sleigh, hey

  • Jingle bells, jingle bells

  • Jingle all the way

  • Oh, what fun it is to ride

  • In a one-horse open sleigh

  • ♪ A day or two ago

  • ♪ I thought I'd take a ride

  • And soon, Miss. Fanny Bright

  • Was seated by my side

  • The horse was lean and lank

  • Misfortune seemed his lot

  • He got into a drifted bank

  • And then we got upsot

  • Jingle bells, jingle bells

  • Jingle all the way

  • Oh, what fun it is to ride

  • In a one-horse open sleigh, hey

  • Jingle bells, jingle bells

  • Jingle all the way

  • Oh, what fun it is to ride

  • In a one-horse open sleigh

  • Now the ground is white

  • Go it while you're young

  • Take the girls tonight

  • And sing this sleighing song

  • Just get a bob tailed bay

  • Two-forty as his speed

  • Hitch him to an open sleigh

  • And crack! you'll take the lead

  • Jingle bells, jingle bells

  • Jingle all the way

  • Oh, what fun it is to ride

  • In a one-horse open sleigh, hey

  • Jingle bells, jingle bells

  • Jingle all the way

  • Oh, what fun it is to ride

  • In a one-horse open sleigh

  • (All cheering)

  • (upbeat music)

  • (Elmo humming)

  • There's a spacial kind of feeling

  • Elmo feels it on the street

  • You can see it in the smiles

  • At the people that you meet

  • What is this special something that I see here on display

  • It's almost time for Christmas

  • Yes, it's almost Christmas day

  • It's almost Christmas

  • It's almost Christmas

  • It's almost Christmas

  • It's almost Christmas day

  • Love the taste of Christmas

  • Like a frosty cold snowflake

  • Or a minty candy cane

  • Or a creamy chocolate cake

  • So, deck the halls with holly

  • And watch for Santa's sleigh

  • ♪ 'Cause it's almost time for Christmas

  • ♪ 'Cause it's almost Christmas day

  • It's almost Christmas

  • It's almost Christmas

  • It's almost Christmas

  • It's almost Christmas

  • It's almost Christmas

  • It's almost Christmas

  • Almost Christmas day

  • - Merry Christmas!

  • - Bye everybody.

  • - Bye.

  • - Have a great Christmas, Elmo.

  • - Aww, you too, Miss. Sheryl.

  • (Elmo giggling)

  • (piano playing)

  • When Christmas time is over

  • And presents put away

  • Don't be sad

  • There'll be so much to treasure

  • About this Christmas day

  • And the fun we've had

  • So many happy feelings

  • To celebrate with you

  • And, oh, the good times hurry by so fast

  • But even when it's over

  • There's something you can do

  • To make Christmas last

  • Keep Christmas with you

  • All through the year

  • When Christmas is over

  • You can keep it near

  • Think of this Christmas day

  • When Christmas is far away

  • Keep Christmas with you

  • All through the year

  • When Christmas is over

  • Save some Christmas cheer

  • These precious moments

  • Hold them very dear

  • And keep Christmas with you

  • All through the year

  • Christmas means the spirit of giving

  • Peace and joy to you

  • The goodness of loving

  • The gladness of living

  • These are Christmas too

  • So, keep Christmas with you

  • All through the year

  • When Christmas is over

  • Save some Christmas cheer

  • These precious moments

  • Hold them very dear

  • And keep Christmas with you

  • All through the year

  • Yes, keep Christmas with you

  • All through the year

  • - Elmo, Cookie Monster, Happy Holidays.

  • - Well, Happy Holidays to you, Lobster.

  • - Me never had a winter holiday without snow.

  • - Well, let me show you how we celebrate holidays

  • where it's warm.

  • There is no better weather to celebrate together

  • Here where it never snows

  • With the sun in the sky

  • And the sand beneath your toes

  • Elmo can't believe what he sees

  • They put lights on palm trees

  • Paint festive seashells

  • To bring holiday cheer

  • As we listen to jingle bells

  • (steal drums playing)

  • Tell me please, does this holiday still have cookies

  • Sure do love to heat, relaxing and swimming

  • But this monster got to eat

  • Cookies

  • Sway this way and that way

  • With fun in the sun

  • Sway, sway, sway

  • Jingle bells and seashells

  • Deck the Halls and waterfalls

  • Sway, sway, sway

  • You'll be warm inside and out

  • So get up and shout

  • Happy Holiday

  • Santa's here for a winter getaway

  • To use the sauna

  • Before flying on his Christmas sleigh

  • He's got sunblock on his nose

  • Sipping eggnog as he

  • Ho, ho, ho

  • - Ho, ho, ho, yes!

  • This holiday's not different in every way

  • Me still spend it with friends who like to play

  • We dance in the heat

  • Sway together to the beat

  • And share a holiday treat

  • Sway this way and that way

  • With fun in the sun

  • Sway, sway, sway

  • Jingle bells and seashells

  • Deck the Halls and waterfalls

  • Sway, sway, sway

  • You'll be warm inside and out

  • So get up and shout

  • Happy Holiday

  • - Ho,ho, ho!

  • - Oh, Mr.Hooper.

  • - Yeah.

  • - Happy Hanukkah.

  • - Thank you, Bob.

  • And a Merry Christmas to you.

  • - Merry Christmas.

  • Merry Christmas

  • I hope their Christmas trees get termites.

  • ♪ I can't think of anything that's dumber

  • To a grouch, Christmas is a bummer

  • (upbeat music)

  • Beaming faces everywhere, happiness is in the air

  • ♪ I'm telling you, it isn't fair

  • ♪ I hate Christmas

  • People loaded with goodwill, giving presents