Check below to find a list of the free previews we're offering, including the dates available, and which customers are eligible. For eligible customers, these free previews will automatically appear in your guide at no additional cost during the dates listed below. Note that if you already subscribe to a channel on a free preview, you may still see preview messaging on that channel.


You can also visit our blog for details on upcoming programming and events!


Free Previews Included With Your SLING Subscription:


GSN Available Now


Home of the best in game show entertainment, GSN offers original and classic game shows and skill-based competition programs, including Family Feud hosted by Steve Harvey, Skin Wars hosted by Rebecca Romijn, Idiotest hosted by Ben Gleib and Winsanity hosted by Donald Faison.


Preview Start: March 18, 2020
Preview End: April 30, 2020
Free Preview Available To: SLING Orange, SLING Blue


Hallmark Available Now


Hallmark Channel: 


Hallmark Channel celebrates life’s special occasions 365 days a year. With original series like When Calls the Heart, Chesapeake Shores, daytime lifestyle series, Home & Family and programming events featuring original movies like Countdown to Valentine’s Day, June Weddings, and Countdown to Christmas, Hallmark Channel truly is the Heart of TV. 


Hallmark Movies & Mysteries:


Hallmark Movies & Mysteries’ programming lineup features dramatic original movies and mystery movie series. The channel is also home to presentations from the acclaimed Hallmark Hall of Fame library and the annual 8-week holiday programming event, The Most Wonderful Movies of Christmas, showcasing a mix of new original movies and traditional classics. 


Hallmark Drama:


The newest linear network from Crown Media Family Networks draws viewers in with its engaging plot lines and vivid visual imagery. Hallmark Drama evokes the legacy and dramatic story telling inspired by our cinematic programming 24 hours a day, seven days a week.


Preview Start: March 18, 2020
Preview End: May 13, 2020
Free Preview Available To: SLING Orange, SLING Blue


FXM Available Now


Fox Movie Channel is the premiere movie destination with the biggest and best lineup of current blockbusters plus classic titles from the legendary library of 20th Century Fox and other studio greats.


Preview Start: March 18, 2020
Preview End: April 17, 2020
Free Preview Available To: SLING Orange, SLING Blue


CNBC Available Now


The recognized world leader in business news, providing real-time financial market coverage and business information to approximately 385 million homes worldwide. CNBC at night features a mix of new reality programming, highly successful series produced exclusively for the network and a number of distinctive in-house documentaries.



Preview Start: March 18, 2020
Preview End: April 20, 2020
Free Preview Available To: SLING Orange, SLING Blue


SundanceTV Available Now


SundanceTV is making and celebrating television as distinctive as the best independent films. Working with today’s most remarkable talent, SundanceTV is attracting viewer and critical acclaim for its original scripted and unscripted series while still bringing you the best in film.



Preview Start: March 18, 2020
Preview End: April 20, 2020
Free Preview Available To: SLING Orange, SLING Blue


Nat Geo Wild Available Now


From what’s going on inside your pet’s mind to the habits of the most unusual and elusive creatures, explore the unknown through passionate storytelling, spectacular imagery, and expert eyewitness accounts.


Preview Start: March 18, 2020
Preview End: April 17, 2020
Free Preview Available To: SLING Blue


FlixLatino Available Now


FlixLatino offers more than 250 movies, series and documentaries originally produced in Spanish. Our movie catalog consists of theatrical releases from all over Latin America and Spain. We refresh our titles monthly, with weekly premieres, and continuously add new content. Enjoy a world of Spanish-language entertainment at your fingertips. 


Preview Start: March 23, 2020
Preview End: April 20, 2020
Free Preview Available To: Best of Spanish TV, Caribe, Centroamérica, España, México, Sudamérica


Pantaya Available Now


PANTAYA offers the largest and most varied selection of streaming movies in Spanish, including blockbusters and critically acclaimed titles spanning all genres and countries from Latin America, Spain and the U.S. PANTAYA features new films and first-run exclusives, with access to select movies on the same day as their premiere in Latin American cinemas. 


Preview Start: March 23, 2020
Preview End: April 20, 2020
Free Preview Available To: Best of Spanish TV, Caribe, Centroamérica, España, México, Sudamérica


Oxygen Available Now


Entertaining and energizing young, multi-cultural women by finding the EXTRAORDINARY in REAL life. 


Preview Start: March 23, 2020
Preview End: April 20, 2020
Free Preview Available To: SLING Blue


UNIVERSO Available Now


Modern entertainment for Latinos, with a thrilling mix of premium sports, signature reality series, compelling dramas, blockbuster movies, music and must-see live events. 


Preview Start: March 23, 2020
Preview End: April 20, 2020
Free Preview Available To: SLING Blue


Disney Junior Available Now


Disney Junior blends heartfelt Disney storytelling and characters kids love with learning and development themes for kids aged 2-7 while inviting moms and dads to join their children in this Disney experience. 


Preview Start: March 30, 2020
Preview End: April 2, 2020
Free Preview Available To: SLING Orange


Disney XD Available Now


Disney XD is a compelling mix of live-action and animated programming targeting boys (while still including girls) aged 6-14, that transports kids into worlds full of humor, unexpected fun and inspiring action-filled adventures. . 


Preview Start: March 30, 2020
Preview End: April 29, 2020
Free Preview Available To: SLING Orange


Cooking Channel Available 4/2


For Food People, by Food People. Featuring Restaurant Redemption, Unique Eats, and more.  


Preview Start: April 2, 2020
Preview End: May 31, 2020
Free Preview Available To: SLING Orange, SLING Blue


DIY Available 4/2


The Home Improvement How-To Network. Featuring The Vanilla Ice Project, I Hate My Kitchen, and more. 


Preview Start: April 2, 2020
Preview End: May 31, 2020
Free Preview Available To: SLING Orange, SLING Blue


Great American Country Available 4/2


Great American Country is a 24 hour per day, seven days a week, advertising supported, English language channel that focuses on lifestyle content with an Americana theme and may include among other things, music videos, concerts, country music news and information, food-centric programs, home decor content, and other programs that appeal to American culture, lifestyle or heritage. 


Preview Start: April 2, 2020
Preview End: May 31, 2020
Free Preview Available To: SLING Orange, SLING Blue


American Heroes Available 4/2


American Heroes Channel showcases military battles, iconic people and pivotal moments in time. Never-before-seen footage, action-packed storytelling, and eye-opening interviews offer a rare glimpse into events and battles that shaped our world, visionary leaders, unexpected heroes who made a difference and great defenders of our freedom. 


Preview Start: April 2, 2020
Preview End: May 31, 2020
Free Preview Available To: SLING Orange, SLING Blue


Destination America Available 4/2


Destination America is the only network to celebrate the people, places, and stories of the United States. Emblazoning television screens with the grit and tenacity, honesty and work ethic, humor and adventurousness that characterize our nation. Destination America features travel, food, adventure, home, and natural history. 


Preview Start: April 2, 2020
Preview End: May 31, 2020
Free Preview Available To: SLING Orange, SLING Blue


Discovery Familia Available 4/2


Discovery Familia is the only Spanish-language network dedicated to Hispanic women and the things that matter in their lives. During the day, the channel provides entertaining, curriculum-based programming for kids 2-6. In the evening, programming is dedicated to women focusing on topics such as home décor, food, health, beauty and parenting. 


Preview Start: April 2, 2020
Preview End: May 31, 2020
Free Preview Available To: SLING Orange, SLING Blue


Discovery en Español Available 4/2


Discovery en Español connects Spanish-speaking viewers in the U.S. to the world and all its wonder and possibilities. It provides quality programming focusing on bold story telling across core genres including adventure, ingenuity, natural history, investigation and current affairs.


Preview Start: April 2, 2020
Preview End: May 31, 2020
Free Preview Available To: SLING Orange, SLING Blue


Science Channel Available 4/2


Science Channel immerses viewers in the incredible possibilities of science, from string theory and futuristic cities to accidental discoveries and outrageous inventions. We take things apart, peer inside and put things together in new and unexpected ways. We celebrate the trials, errors and brinking moments that change our lives forever. 


Preview Start: April 2, 2020
Preview End: May 31, 2020
Free Preview Available To: SLING Orange, SLING Blue



Free Previews Available to Everyone:


FOX News Available Now


Fox News Channel is a 24-hour all-encompassing news service dedicated to delivering breaking news as well as political and business news. 


Preview Start: March 18, 2020
Preview End: April 17, 2020
Free Preview Available To: All active Slingers, all former Slingers, all free users


FOX Local Programming Available Now


Select markets only - learn more



Preview Start: March 18, 2020
Preview End: April 17, 2020
Free Preview Available To: All active Slingers, all former Slingers, all free users


Cheddar News Available Now


Cheddar News is a fast-paced, young, non-partisan general news and headline news network.


Preview Start: March 19, 2020
Preview End: April 20, 2020
Free Preview Available To: All active Slingers, all former Slingers, all free users


World News Available Now


Al Arabiya, Band News, BBC Arabic, ETTV News, Euro News, France 24 Arabic, France 24 English, France 24 French, 

France 24 Spanish, NDTV 24x7, Republic TV, Times Now, TV5 Monde Info, PolSat News, GEO News, Al Jazeera, Sky News, Aaj Tak, CCTV4, JUS Punjabi, JUS Hindi


Preview Start: March 19, 2020
Preview End: TBD
Free Preview Available To: All active Slingers, all former Slingers, all free users


DOGTV Available Now


DOGTV is a TV channel for dogs. DOGTV programming is organized into relaxing,stimulating and exposure segments that work together to provide the right balance for the daily routines of our beloved “stay-at-home” pups. DOGTV’s revolutionary content is designed for a dog’s visual, auditory and emotional sensibility. 


Preview Start: March 21, 2020
Preview End: April 20, 2020
Free Preview Available To: All active Slingers, all former Slingers, all free users


Cinémoi Available Now


Cinémoi is an award winning film, high fashion and international lifestyle channel that offers 24 hour programming of highly curated and acclaimed films, original programming, exclusive global events and specials.


Preview Start: March 23, 2020
Preview End: April 30, 2020
Free Preview Available To: All active Slingers, all former Slingers, all free users


Grokker Available Now


Grokker offers the highest quality, expert-led video classes in fitness, yoga, meditation and healthy cooking. Discover the perfect workout with options for beginners and experts alike. With unlimited access to video classes, it’s like having the world's best instructors on call from your living room, ready and waiting whenever it’s convenient for you. 


Preview Start: March 30, 2020
Preview End: April 29, 2020
Free Preview Available To: All active Slingers, all former Slingers, all free users


Playkids Available 4/1


Your kids' favorite shows just one click away! Lots of fun selected by education experts and here to bring to your home the easiest way to learn! 


Preview Start: April 1, 2020
Preview End: April 30, 2020
Free Preview Available To: All active Slingers, all former Slingers, all free users


REVOLT Available 4/1


Founded by Sean “Diddy” Combs, REVOLT is living - and leading - Hip Hop culture through live performances, breaking new artists, original programming, live events and more. REVOLT is Hip Hop.


Preview Start: April 1, 2020
Preview End: April 30, 2020
Free Preview Available To: All active Slingers, all former Slingers, all free users


EPIX Available 4/4


EPIX is the exclusive home to thousands of Hollywood's latest hits and iconic film favorites, biggest music spectacles, raucous stand-up comedy specials and compelling original documentaries covering the most provocative headlines and notable personalities today. No one does BIG entertainment better than EPIX. Uncut, commercial free and in HD. 


Preview Start: April 4, 2020
Preview End: April 17, 2020
Free Preview Available To: All active Slingers, all former Slingers, all free users


EPIX 2 Available 4/4


EPIX is the exclusive home to thousands of Hollywood's latest hits and iconic film favorites, biggest music spectacles, raucous stand-up comedy specials and compelling original documentaries covering the most provocative headlines and notable personalities today. No one does BIG entertainment better than EPIX. Uncut, commercial free and in HD.  


Preview Start: April 4, 2020
Preview End: April 17, 2020
Free Preview Available To: All active Slingers, all former Slingers, all free users


EPIX 2 Available 4/4


EPIX is the exclusive home to thousands of Hollywood's latest hits and iconic film favorites, biggest music spectacles, raucous stand-up comedy specials and compelling original documentaries covering the most provocative headlines and notable personalities today. No one does BIG entertainment better than EPIX. Uncut, commercial free and in HD.  


Preview Start: April 4, 2020
Preview End: April 17, 2020
Free Preview Available To: All active Slingers, all former Slingers, all free users


EPIX Hits Available 4/4


Everything you love from EPIX—BIG hollywood movies, music spectacles, and stand up comedy specials. All uncut and commercial free. 


Preview Start: April 4, 2020
Preview End: April 17, 2020
Free Preview Available To: All active Slingers, all former Slingers, all free users


EPIX Drive-In Available 4/4


EPIX Drive-In delivers a collection of your favorite movies from the ‘70s through today. Enjoy decades of Hollywood classics - from high-octane action and side-splitting comedy to pulse-pounding horror, sci-fi and thrillers. Programmed by film fanatics for film fanatics, uncut and commercial free. 


Preview Start: April 2, 2020
Preview End: May 31, 2020
Free Preview Available To: All active Slingers, all former Slingers, all free users


MagellanTV History Available 5/1


From the rise and fall of Empires, to the clash of cultures and the outbreak of world wars, MagellanTV History invites you to dive into the great stories that shaped our History. 


Preview Start: May 1, 2020
Preview End: May 14, 2020
Free Preview Available To: All active Slingers, all former Slingers, all free users


TumbleBooks Available 5/1


TumbleBooks are animated, talking picture books that teach kids the joy of reading in a format they'll love! TumbleBooks are created by licensing picture books from top publishers like Candlewick Press, HarperCollins, and more, and adding animation, sound, music and narration to produce an electronic picture book that is both engaging and educational. 


Preview Start: May 1, 2020
Preview End: May 30, 2020
Free Preview Available To: All active Slingers, all former Slingers, all free users



Additional questions about free previews:

Choose an option below to learn more


I don't see a free preview channel, what can I do?


First, make sure you're subscribed to the services eligible to receive the free preview. You can see what you're currently subscribed to by selecting Settings in the SLING app, then checking under Account.  


Next, try fully closing and relaunching the Sling TV app on your device.


How can I find free preview channels in my guide?


Channels available on a free preview will usually be listed in the guide with Free Preview and will have the dates of the preview listed. This may not always be the case though, so make sure to check back here for up-to-date information on available previews. Note: You may see free preview messaging even if you already subscribe to a certain channel.


Additionally, you can use guide filters to quickly search your available channels. Choose from genres like Entertainment, Sports or Movies, or if you're subscribed to International or Latino programming, filter by language.


You can also use the in-app search function to look for your channel.


How do I add a channel to my subscription?


If you enjoyed watching a channel on free preview and want to see more, first, click here to search for your channel and find what service it's included with. You can then add that service to your Sling subscription, either by visiting sling.comor adding it right from the Sling app (on select devices). Get more details here.