2012 labor day tv programming Labor Day Weekend 2012 TV: 'The Hills' marathon, college football and moreLabor Day Weekend 2012 is here and while a lot of people choose to travel, if you are staying home, Zap2it‘s got you covered for four days of programming, including MTV running its reality series “The Hills” in its entirety.

All times Eastern.

Friday, Aug. 31

: “Dog the Bounty Hunter” and “Storage Wars” marathon, 7 a.m. to 4 a.m. the next day

BBC America: “Doctor Who” marathon, 8 a.m. to midnight

Bravo: “Flipping Out” and “Million Dollar Listing” marathon, 6 a.m. to 8 p.m.

Chiller: “The Outer Limits” marathon, 6 a.m. to 5 p.m.

The CW: New “America’s Next Top Model,” 8 p.m.

ESPN: College football, Boise State at Michigan State, 8 p.m.

ESPN2: 2012 U.S. Open Tennis, 1 p.m. to 7 p.m.

ESPNU: College football, NC State vs. Tennessee, 7:30 p.m.

History: “Modern marvels” marathon, 8 a.m. to 7 p.m.

MTV: “The Hills” marathon, 12:30 p.m. to midnight

Oxygen: “Roseanne” marathon, 9:30 a.m. to 5 p.m.

TCM: James Caan movie marathon, 9:30 a.m. to 6 a.m. the next day

Saturday, Sept. 1

ABC: College football, Southern Mississippi vs. Nebraska, 3:30 p.m.; Alabama vs. Michigan, 8 p.m.

BBC America: “Doctor Who” marathon, midnight to 9 p.m., then “Doctor Who” Season 7 premiere at 9 p.m.

BET: “The Game” marathon, 10 a.m. to 9 p.m.

CBS: College football, Navy vs. Notre Dame, 9 a.m.; 2012 U.S. Open Tennis, noon to 6 p.m.

Discovery: “One Giant Leap: A Neil Armstrong Tribute,” 8 p.m.

ESPN: College football, Ohio at Penn State, noon; Bowling Green at Florida, 3:30 p.m.; Auburn vs. clemson, 7 p.m.; Arkansas State at Oregon, 10:30 p.m.

ESPN2: College football, Northwestern at Syracuse, noon; Miami at Boston College, 3:30 p.m.;

ESPNU: College football, Western Michigan at Illinois, noon; Iowa vs. Northern Illinois, 3:30 p.m.; North Texas vs. LSU, 7 p.m.; Toledo at Arizona, 10:30 p.m.

FOX: MLB baseball, 4 p.m.; College football, Hawaii at USC, 7:30 p.m.

FX: College football, Marshall at West Virginia, noon; Colorado State at Colorado, 4 p.m.

History: “Swamp People” marathon, 8 a.m. to 8 p.m.

MTV: “The Hills” marathon, midnight to midnight

Oxygen: “America’s Next Top Model” Season 3 marathon, 8 a.m. to 6 p.m.

Spike TV: “Star Wars” episodes IV, V and VI, 1 p.m. to 11:30 p.m.

Style: “Kimora: Life in the Fab Lane” marathon, 7 a.m. to 6 p.m.

Sunday, Sept. 2

A&E: “Longmire” marathon, 11 a.m. to 6 p.m., “Storage Wars” marathon, 6 p.m. to 3 a.m. the next day

Bravo: “Real Housewives of New Jersey” marathon, 9 a.m. to midnight

CBS: 2012 U.S. Open Tennis, 11 a.m. to 6 p.m.; Muscular Dystrophy Association telethon, 8 p.m. to 11 p.m., new “Big Brother” 2 a.m. the next day

Discovery: “Man vs. Wild” and “Survivorman” marathon, noon to 9 p.m.

ESPN: College football, Kentucky at Louisville, 3:30 p.m. to 6:30 p.m.

G4: “Cops” marathon, 10 a.m. to 7 p.m.

MTV: “The Hills” marathon, midnight to 9 p.m.

NBC: PGA golf, Deutsche Bank Championship third round, 3 p.m. to 6 p.m.

Spike TV: “Bar Rescue” marathon 11 a.m. to 3:30 a.m. the next day

Style: “Sex and the City” marathon, 6 a.m. to 3 a.m. the next day

TLC: “Hoarding: Buried Alive” marathon, 1 p.m. to 3 a.m. the next day

Travel: “Burger Land” premiere, 7 p.m.

TV Land: “The Andy Griffith Show” marathon, 11:30 a.m. to 5 p.m.

USA: Law & Order: SVU” marathon, 10 a.m. to 1 a.m. the next day

Monday, Sept. 3

A&E: “Storage Wars” marathon, 8 a.m. to 9 p.m.; “Coma” premiere, 9 p.m.

ABC: “Live! With Kelly” premiere, check local listings; new “Bachelor Pad,” 8 p.m.

ABC Family: “Switched at Birth” marathon, 7 a.m. to 9 p.m.

AMC: Clint Eastwood movie marathon, 10 a.m. to midnight

BBC America: “Top Gear” marathon, 8 a.m. to 5 a.m. the next day

: “Real Housewives of New York” marathon, 7:30 a.m. to 10 p.m., new “Gallery Girls” at 10 p.m.

CBS: 2012 U.S. Open Tennis, 12:30 p.m. to 6 p.m.

Chiller: “Buffy the Vampire Slayer” marathon, midnight to 6 a.m. the next day

CMT: “Reba” marathon, noon to 8 p.m.

Discovery: New “American Chopper,” 7 p.m. to 10 p.m.

ESPN: College football, Georgia Tech at Virginia Tech, 8 p.m.

FOOD: “Chopped” marathon, 10 a.m. to 6 p.m.

FOX: “Hotel Hell” finale, 8 p.m.

FX: “Two and a Half Men” marathon, noon to midnight

HGTV: “House Hunters” marathon, 10 a.m. to 8 p.m.

History: “Pawn Stars” marathon, 8 a.m. to 9 p.m., new “American Pickers” and “Pawn Stars,” 9 p.m. to 11 p.m.

Logo: “RuPaul’s Drag Race” marathon, 10 a.m. to 10 p.m.

MTV: “Ridiculousness” marathon, 1 p.m. to 10:30 p.m.

NBC: PGA golf, Deutsche Bank Championship, final round, 1:30 p.m. to 6 p.m.; “Stars Earn Stripes” finale, 8 p.m.

Oxygen: “Bad Girls Club” marathon 9 a.m. to

Style: “Gossip Girl” Season 1 marathon, 9 a.m. to 3 a.m. the next day

Teen Nick: “Degrassi” marathon, 10 a.m. to 8 p.m.

Travel: “Anthony Bourdain: No Reservations” marathon, noon to 9 p.m., new “No Reservations” at 9 p.m.

TV Land: “M*A*S*H” marathon, 8 a.m. to 6 p.m.

USA: “NCIS” marathon, 6 a.m. to 8 p.m.

VH1: “Love and Hip Hop: Atlanta,” 11 a.m. to 9 p.m.

Posted by:Andrea Reiher

TV critic by way of law school, Andrea Reiher enjoys everything from highbrow drama to clever comedy to the best reality TV has to offer. Her TV heroes include CJ Cregg, Spencer Hastings, Diane Lockhart, Juliet O'Hara and Buffy Summers. TV words to live by: "I'm a slayer, ask me how."