"Maude's Christmas Surprise" is the fourth and final Christmas episode of the CBS sitcom Maude. It originally aired on 19 December 19977 during the show's sixth and final season.
Maude is no mood to celebrate the Christmas season. First, Carol's flight is delayed in Cleveland, Phillip announces he won't be spending Christmas Eve with the family, and both Arthur and Walter are in a fury about a drunk driver. Suddenly a knock at the door changes everything when Maude discovers someone left a baby in a basket on her doorstep.