Will Yellowstone air a new Season 5 episode on Christmas 2022?

The bad weather that has been sweeping the nation may get a break over the Christmas holiday, but for "Yellowstone" fans

, Sunday (Dec. 25) might feel like they just got a lump of coal in their stocking

The popular television program, which stars Kevin Costner as John Dutton,

the patriarch of a sizable Montana ranching empire, will be off the air on Christmas Day, as they say in the television industry.

(On Sunday, December 25, there won't be a brand-new "Yellowstone" season five episode. 

On the Paramount Network, fans may view "The Dutton Family Holiday Marathon," which includes episodes of "Yellowstone," "1883," and "1923

Not a cable? Watch "Yellowstone" on fubo TV and Philo, both of which have free trials available

Instead of airing a new episode, “Yellowstone” is taking Dec. 25 as a holiday, though the show will return to air its Season 5 midseason finale on the evening of New Year’s Day, Jan. 1, 2023. 

But if your Christmas won’t be complete with a dose of the Duttons and their drama, a special marathon is scheduled

Instead of only “Yellowstone” episodes, “The Dutton Family Holiday Marathon” which airs on Sunday, Dec. 25, also features episodes of the “Yellowstone” prequel series, “1883″ and “1923

Both series are created by Taylor Sheridan, co-creator of “Yellowstone