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List of the best Little House on the Prairie episodes, as voted on by other fans of the series. With so many memorable episodes of the show, it's hard to trust just one person's opinion of what the top Little House on the Prairie episodes of all time are. Fans of Little House on the Prairie are extremely passionate about the show, and there is often debate over which episodes are better than others. That's why this list exists- so you can vote for your favorites and we can find out once and for all what everyone thinks the best episode is.
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Christmas At Plum CreekDec 25 1974 - The Christmas holiday is approaching and the members of the Ingalls family go about their holiday shopping in secrecy. Laura is able to buy her mom a stove that she wanted after she sells her ...more
Country GirlsSep 18 1974 - Laura and Mary start school for the first time. That is where they meet Nellie Oleson. Since Laura hasn't been to school before, she tries especially hard with her schoolwork. The students have ...more
The Richest Man In Walnut GroveSep 10 1975 - After the mill closes, Charles is unable to pay off his debt at the mercantile. Mr. Hanson is forced to close the mill after one of his big customers declares bankruptcy. This was after Hanson ...more
BunnyOct 04 1976 - Nellie falls off of Bunny and pretends to be paralyzed. Mrs. Oleson blames Laura for this and wants to destroy Bunny.
I'll Be Waving As You Drive Away (2)Mar 13 1978 - Charles and Caroline sign Mary up for the blind school in Iowa. At first, Mary is very reluctant to learn anything at the school. However, after being with her teacher, Adam Kendall, for a ...more
I'll Be Waving As You Drive Away (1)Mar 06 1978 - Mary falls in love with Seth. When Mary's eyesight starts to get worse, Charles takes her to a specialist. He is devastated when the specialist tells him that Mary will lose her sight. Charles ...more
Sweet SixteenFeb 25 1980 - Laura helps Adam and Mary set up a new blind school in Sleepy Eye to try to get her mind off of Almanzo. Almanzo gets very sick.
Harvest Of FriendsSep 11 1974 - The Ingalls settle on the banks of Plum Creek in Walnut Grove. To get the farm set up, Charles must take on several jobs at once. He promises one person that if he didn't get the job done in the ...more
Town Party, Country PartyOct 30 1974 - Laura becomes good friends with a lonely schoolmate, Olga, who has one leg that is shorter than the other. Charles secretly helps Olga by building her an elevated shoe. When Olga's father finds ...more
Here Come The BridesDec 05 1977 - Adam Simms and his son Luke move into town. Adam falls in love with Miss Beadle, while Luke and Nellie Oleson fall for each other. After Miss Beadle talks to Nellie about love and marriage, ...more
He Loves Me, He Loves Me Not (1)May 05 1980 - Almanzo asks for Laura's hand in marriage. Mr. Ingalls tells Almanzo to wait until Laura was eighteen. Not wanting to wait, Almanzo forces Laura to choose him or respect her father. Laura ...more
A Christmas They Never ForgotDec 21 1981 - Mary, Adam, Hester Sue, the Wilders, and the Ingalls are all together for Christmas. The snow begins falling and soon they are snowed in by a blizzard. To pass time, several of them tell ...more
Four EyesSep 17 1975 - Mary is beginning to do worse in school because she has a hard time reading the blackboard. When Mary first gets her new glasses, she really likes them. The other school children begin to tease ...more
The In-LawsNov 24 1980 - Almanzo and Mr. Ingalls expand their business by delivery goods to Sleepy Eye. Both of them believe they know the quickest way to get there. They even place a bet...Whoever got to Sleepy Eye ...more
As Long As We're Together (1)Sep 11 1978 - Poor economic conditions cause the Ingalls to move closer to Mary. Mary is now teaching at the blind school. The Ingalls move to be closer to Mary, where she helps teach the younger blind ...more
As Long As We're Together (2)Sep 18 1978 - Charles even sells his fiddle to buy Mary a gift. At the party, Mary gives Pa his fiddle back. Laura gives Mary a card. Mary is so proud of Laura writing the letter in braille. Almost everyone ...more
Come, Let Us Reason TogetherJan 12 1981 - Percival's parents decide to pay a visit. Mrs. Oleson and Mr. Percival don't hit it off so well. Mrs. Oleson is strongly against Mr. Percival's idea of raising Nellie's child as a Jew. An ...more
The HandymanOct 03 1977 - Charles must take a delivery to Mankato immediately and is unable to finish the addition to his house. Caroline hires a handsome man, Chris, to finish the house. Mary suspects that her Ma and ...more
Crossed ConnectionsDec 10 1979 - Mr. and Mrs. Ingalls travel to a farmers convention. They want to meet up with some of their old friends. Charles tries to convince the small farmers to stand up to the larger farms. Caroline is ...more
A Matter Of FaithFeb 04 1976 - Charles and his girls go on a trip, while Caroline stays home. Just before they leave, she gets a scratch on her leg by a rusty nail. At first, everything seems OK. However, as time progresses, ...more
The Reincarnation of Nellie (2)Oct 12 1981 - Nancy turns out to be worse than Nellie ever was. She even locks another girl in the ice house. The students devise a plan to teach Nancy a lesson. They trick her into being the star in a ...more
The CraftsmanJan 08 1979 - A story about bigotry. Albert becomes an apprentice of an old Jew, Isaac. The people in school call Albert a Jew-lover and beat him up. Albert learns a sense of pride from Isaac. Albert and ...more
The Last SummerFeb 21 1983 - Laura gives birth to a baby boy. The baby is fine and healthy for a while. Then for no apparent reason the baby dies. To ease her mind of the death, she blames Doc Baker for what happened to her ...more
Randy Ferchuk added The Last FarewellJun 02 1984 - At Thanksgiving, the Ingalls family share stories of their favorite memories. Contains flashbacks of LHOTP's greatest episodes.
The Lord is My Shepherd Season 1 Episode 14: The Ingalls family is delighted by the birth of a new baby boy, Charles Fredrick Ingalls. Unfortunately, Laura becomes jealous and refuses to pray for her new brother's good health.
The Reincarnation of Nellie (1)Oct 05 1981 - Percival and Nellie go to New York so that Percival can run the family business now that his father has died. Mrs. Oleson gets very depressed because of Nellie leaving. The Olesons decide to ...more
As Long As We're Together - Part 1 Season 5 Episode 1: Poor financial conditions influence the Ingalls family to move to Winoka when Mary goes there to teach at the Blind School.
A Wiser HeartNov 02 1981 - Laura goes to visit Eliza Jane because of a literature seminar that is going on in town. Laura has to find a part-time job to pay for meals and other stuff. She ends up hating the job. There is ...more
I'll Ride the Wind Season 3 Episode 12: Grace and Isaiah Edwards' adopted, John receives a four-year scholarship to a university in Chicago. Isaiah would rather have a son to share his farming lifestyle. John and Mary have immediate marriage plans ...
In-Laws Season 7 Episode 9: Charles and Almanzo expand their business by delivering goods to Sleepy Eye. After arguing about the quickest way to get there, they decide to make it a race, which produces interesting results.
Third Miracle Season 6 Episode 4: During a trip to a teaching awards ceremony in Minneapolis, the stagecoach that Adam, Mary and a pregnant woman named Marge are riding in is involved in an accident. Mary is the only one who is able to free ...
Christmas at Plum Creek Season 1 Episode 15: When Christmas comes around, all the Ingallses are caught up in the secrecy and excitement. Charles and Mary take secret jobs to obtain a gift for their loved ones.
I Remember, I Remember Season 4 Episode 16: On the cold, rainy evening of his wedding anniversary, Charles is stuck in the middle of nowhere with a broken wagon wheel. Caroline and the girls wait at home with a special celebration dinner all ...
Return of Mr. Edwards Season 6 Episode 8: When Isaiah Edwards loses his will to live after a crippling logging accident, a letter to Walnut Grove from his worried wife, Grace, brings Charles and Laura back to the big woods to try to help their old ...
As Long As We're Together - Part 2 Season 5 Episode 2: While Mary is going to teach at the Blind School in Winoka, and since financially they can't make a living in Walnut Grove the rest of the Ingalls family goes to Winoka, too.
The Older Brothers Season 9 Episode 14: The Older Brothers is a gang that used to have a notorious reputation.
Remember Me (Part 1 & 2) Season 2 Episode 8: A widowed mother named Julia Sanderson learns she has a terminal illness and has no close relatives willing to care for her three children, John Jr., Carl and Alicia. Charles promises Mrs. Sanderson the ...
Odyssey Season 5 Episode 24: A 12-year-old boy named Dylan has leukemia and has only been given a few weeks to live.
There's No Place Like Home - Part 1 Season 5 Episode 5: Caroline talks to Mary and Mary convinces Charles that he should not have to stay in Winoka if he is unhappy. So, the Ingalls decide they are going back to Walnut Grove.
Mortal Mission Season 5 Episode 23: Determined to make it through the winter season, a pair of men earn money by selling tainted meat to the Walnut Grove community.
May We Make Them Proud Pt. 2 Season 6 Episode 19: Albert, Mary and Jonathan - all deeply impacted by the fire at the School For the Blind - continue to deal with their emotions. Albert, racked with guilt, runs away, leading Charles and Jonathan to conduct a ...
May We Make Them Proud Pt. 1 Season 6 Episode 18: Albert's carelessness results in a tragic accident that leaves Alice Garvey and Mary's baby son dead. As families are torn apart and faith in God is tested, it is sure to be an emotional road to recovery for ...
Sylvia - Part 2 Season 7 Episode 18: Rumors fly around town that Albert is the father of Sylvia's unborn child. Despite Mr. Webb's threatening objections, the young couple continue to meet secretly and grow in their affection for one another.
Someone Please Love Me Season 5 Episode 22: While out of town for some business on the purchase of new horses for his farm, Charles spends increasing amounts of time with the Harpers.
A New Beginning Season 7 Episode 3: Jonathan and Andy Garvey move to Sleepy Eye in a quest to rebuild their lives.
Laura Ingalls Wilder Pt. 2 Season 7 Episode 2: Almanzo's dreams of building a home do not go as planned, forcing him to postpone the wedding until he can get back on his feet. Laura suggests an idea for them to earn some money, but it ultimately drives a ...
Laura Ingalls Wilder - Pt 1 Season 7 Episode 1: Almanzo is eager to begin building a home for himself and his fiancee Laura on the piece of land he recently purchased. He hires his friend Harve Miller to assist him with his crop and tp help take care of ...
He Loves Me, He Loves Me Not Pt. 2 Season 6 Episode 24: To keep her mind off Almanzo's extended absence, Laura pitches in with Mary and Adam's new blind school in Sleepy Eye. Meanwhile, in an attempt to conceal a secret from Laura and her family, Almanzo falls ...
Second Spring Season 6 Episode 21: Nels finally loses patience with his henpecked family life and begins a mobile merchant business. During one of his stops, he meets a much younger woman whom is the exact opposite of his own wife. In the ...