How to Stream GAC Family Channel on Roku – Updated

Originally launched as Great American Country (GAC), Great American Family, owned by Great American Media, is a popular cable TV network known for broadcasting family-oriented shows. It was re-launched in 2021 as GAC Family, and it has been competing fiercely with the likes of the Hallmark Channel and others.

To watch holiday programming and made-for-TV movies on your Roku streaming device, you must add the GAC Family Channel on your device. Roku devices are highly compatible and boast hundreds and thousands of channels. But unfortunately, the GAC Channel isn’t available on the Roku Channel Store.

Luckily, GAC Family is available on some streaming service providers, such as fuboTV, Hulu, DirecTV STREAM, Philo, and Sling TV. You need to subscribe to one of those streaming services first to stream GAC on Roku. Let’s learn how to access the GAC Channel on Roku through a streaming service.

How to Stream GAC on Roku

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The Great American Family channel boasts some of the best TV series and made-for-TV movies for its viewers. Since you need a streaming platform to watch GAC on your TV, what better streaming device could you find than Roku? But the only problem is the GAC Channel isn’t available on the Channel Store.

There are solutions, too. We will discuss how to stream GAC on Roku by subscribing to the following streaming services.


Cord-cutters can access the GAC Channel on Roku if they already have a valid subscription to Philo. Philo can be an excellent choice that offers GAC and 70+ channels. You can watch GAC, ID, Lifetime, History, A&E, BET, AMC, OWN, TV One, Nickelodeon, and more for just $25 per month.

To begin a 7-day free trial, you need to sign-up and follow the on-screen prompts to subscribe to the service. Upon successful completion, you need to add the Philo app to your Roku. After adding the Philo app, sign in using the credentials to watch GAC on Roku.

Hulu + Live TV

Hulu + Live TV subscribers can access the entire streaming library, including the GAC Family channel. Besides the Great American Family, Hulu has a long list of channels to explore. Adding the Hulu app to Roku allows you to stream 75+ live and on-demand TV channels, including news, sports, entertainment, cartoons, and more.

Sign up for Hulu + Live TV for only $69.99 per month and say goodbye to extra cable fees. Binge-watch your favorite series, current episodes, hit movies, premium Hulu Originals, and more.

Sling TV

Sling TV subscribers can watch all Great American Family shows, including Bewitched, Silver Spoons, Father Knows Best, Full House, and many more on Roku. Both the Orange and Blue packages offer the GAC Channel. The streaming service also offers live sports and TV shows through top channels like ESPN, TBS, TNT, and more.


fuboTV may not be one of the cheapest plans to stream GAC, but you get more than 100 live channels that stream live sports. This American streaming service is the world’s most popular sports-focused service with top leagues and teams. So, sign up for the fuboTV free trial today and enjoy GAC, NFL, FIFA World Cup Qatar 2022, NCAA, NHL, and more.

How to Add a Roku Channel

Here’s how you can add your streaming service to Roku and watch GAC without interruption.

  • Turn on your Roku and connect it to the internet.
  • Access the home screen by pressing the Home icon on the remote.
  • From the home screen, go to Streaming Channels and select Search Channels.
  • Please search for the service you want to add and click the Add Channel button to install it on Roku.
  • Click OK > Go to Channel to launch the app.
  • Enter the sign-in details to stream GAC on Roku.

My name is Dan Smith, and I am a senior technical writer at Activate Guide. I have been covering the technology industry for over seven years, writing about streaming devices, TV channels, credit card activation, and many more.

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