21 Make-Ahead Thanksgiving Sides You Can Prep the Night Before

These spectacular make-ahead side dishes include all your favorites: macaroni and cheese, green bean casserole and more.

Thanksgiving is one of the most beloved holidays of the year. It's the day we take a moment to reflect on our many blessings and share a meal together with the special people in our lives. Take the stress out of this year's preparation and include one of these 21 spectacular make-ahead Thanksgiving side dishes on your menu.

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It includes all of your favorites, like macaroni and cheese, green bean casserole, sweet potatoes and deviled eggs plus mashed potatoes, cranberry chutney and more. Scroll through the gallery for mouthwatering inspiration that you can make in advance, giving you time to enjoy your Thanksgiving Day.

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From prepping, chopping and defrosting ingredients the night before Thanksgiving, to assembling full sides that can be popped in the oven in the morning, these make-ahead dishes will take the pressure off your Turkey Day morning to-do list.

Best Make-Ahead Thanksgiving Side Dishes

<p>AltonBrown.com</p>

AltonBrown.com

<p>Catherine McCord</p>

Catherine McCord

<p>Yummy Healthy Easy</p>

Yummy Healthy Easy

<p>Melanie Makes</p>

Melanie Makes

<p>Creations by Kara</p>

Creations by Kara

<p>Melissa's Southern Style Kitchen</p>

Melissa's Southern Style Kitchen

<p>Peas & Crayons</p>

Peas & Crayons

<p>Foxes Love Lemons</p>

Foxes Love Lemons

<p>Inside BruCrew Life</p>

Inside BruCrew Life

<p>Melissa's Southern Style Kitchen</p>

Melissa's Southern Style Kitchen

<p>Blackberry Babe</p>

Blackberry Babe

<p>Farm Fresh Feasts</p>

Farm Fresh Feasts

<p>Celebrating Sweets</p>

Celebrating Sweets

<p>Melissa's Southern Style Kitchen</p>

Melissa's Southern Style Kitchen

<p>The View from Great Island</p>

The View from Great Island

<p>Kalyn's Kitchen</p>

Kalyn's Kitchen

<p>Swanky Recipes</p>

Swanky Recipes

<p>Melissa's Southern Style Kitchen</p>

Melissa's Southern Style Kitchen

<p>Melissa's Southern Style Kitchen</p>

Melissa's Southern Style Kitchen

<p>Home Cooking Memories</p>

Home Cooking Memories

<p>Deliciously Plated</p>

Deliciously Plated

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