The Day After Thanksgiving ~ Brandon Heath

I thought this song was funny (and relatable).  So I hope y’all enjoy this live version of Brandon Heath singing The Day After Thanksgiving!


The Day After Thanksgiving


There’s still plenty of leaves
Golden on the trees
Hoodies, blue jeans, and football
Bonfires and school nights
Scarecrows and hayrides
It’s fall everywhere except the mall

I don’t want to hear about Santa Claus coming
No silver bells or a dozen drummers drumming
I don’t want to see an inflatable nothing
‘Til the day after Thanksgiving
(And not a day early)

Don’t plug in those electric candles
Or dangle those stockings from the living room mantle
Those tangled up lights are more than I can handle
‘Til the day after Thanksgiving

Then, oh, let it snow
Go and tell everyone you know
That Christmas is here
Every day between now and New Year’s

Don’t deck the halls with the tinsel or the holly
You can make me grumpy but you can’t make me jolly
Elves don’t even make curly haired dollies
‘Til the day after Thanksgiving

Then, oh, let it snow
Christmas card everyone you know
Then pour on the cheer
Every day between now and New Year’s

I want the cookies and the mistletoe kissin’
Angel on top of a tall tree glisten
Wrap it all up in a pretty red ribbon
The day after Thanksgiving

(You can dress your car up like Rudolf for all I care)
As long as its the day after Thanksgiving

About Aerykah

I'm a 29-year-old Christian homeschool graduate from Oklahoma, USA. I thoroughly enjoy reading, writing, and photography... among other things. ;)
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4 Responses to The Day After Thanksgiving ~ Brandon Heath

  1. Mary Kate says:

    Hahahaha xP That’s hilarious!! My goodness!!!! I can go for the first of November however ;P

    Liked by 1 person

    • Aerykah says:

      Haha! Well, I’m glad you enjoyed it! 😉
      Me, however? While I love the reason for the holiday….. I would be perfectly happy celebrating some other time of the year and totally skipping the entire month of December with all the decorations & commercialism & such. So my idea is: can we at least limit it to only one month? 😛


  2. I love this song. You alerted me to it last year. And does this man have a beautiful voice.

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