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List of the best Parks and Recreation episodes, as determined by voters like you. Leslie Knope and her undying love of the City of Pawnee may have started as a The Office copy, but it soon became it's own remarkable show in it's own right. With all the amazing episodes of the show that exist, it's hard to trust just one person's opinion of what the top Parks and Recreation episodes of all time are. Fans of Parks and Recreation are very passionate about the show, and there are often debates over which episodes are the greatest. 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.
With episodes ranging from "Hunting Trip" to "Summer Catalog", this is a great starting point for a list of your favorites. What is the best Parks and Recreation episode of all time? Look below and find out.
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Flu SeasonJan 27 2011 "Flu Season" is the second episode of the third season of the American comedy television series Parks and Recreation, and the 32nd overall episode of the series. It originally aired on ...more
Andy and April's Fancy PartyApr 14 2011 "Andy and April's Fancy Party" is the ninth episode of the third season of the American comedy television series Parks and Recreation, and the 39th overall episode of the series. It ...more
Li'l SebastianMay 19 2011 Leslie and the parks team put together a memorial service for a dearly departed friend. Meanwhile, Tom makes a big life decision, while Chris reacts badly to a health problem.
Leslie and BenFeb 21 2013 Leslie and Ben are getting married, and have to cram months of planning into two hours. Meanwhile, Ron's temper gets him in trouble.
The FightMay 12 2011 "The Fight" is the thirteenth episode of the third season of the American comedy television series Parks and Recreation, and the 43rd overall episode of the series. It originally aired ...more
Hunting TripNov 19 2009 Leslie tries to prove she can hang with the guys so she invites herself on Ron’s annual hunting trip, but things don’t go as planned. Meanwhile, April and Andy bond in the office while everyone ...more
The Comeback KidJan 12 2012 Leslie enlists everyone's help in staging an attention-getting event. Ben takes up a new hobby, while April and Andy adopt a pet.
Harvest FestivalMar 17 2011 It's make it or break it for the Parks Department at the Harvest Festival which is full of surprises.
Pawnee RangersOct 13 2011 Ron takes his boys-only troop of Pawnee Rangers into the wild. Not wanting the girls to feel left out, Leslie also takes her troop of Pawnee Goddesses on an adventure weekend. Meanwhile, a ...more
TelethonMay 06 2010 Telethon is the 22nd episode of the second season of the American comedy television series Parks and Recreation, and the 28th overall episode of the series. It originally aired on NBC in the ...more
Smallest ParkNov 17 2011 Leslie uses her new tourist attraction as a way to spend more time with Ben. Meanwhile, Ron and April encourage Andy to go to college, and Chris tasks Tom and Jerry with revamping the Parks and ...more
Ron & Tammy: Part TwoFeb 10 2011 "Ron & Tammy: Part Two" is the fourth episode of the third season of the American comedy television series Parks and Recreation, and the 34th overall episode of the series. It ...more
End of the WorldNov 03 2011 A local Pawnee group predicts the end of days, causing chaos in the Parks department.
Greg PikitisOct 29 2009 "Greg Pikitis" is the seventh episode of the second season of Parks and Recreation, and the thirteenth overall episode of the series. It originally aired on NBC in the United States on ...more
Media BlitzFeb 17 2011 While advertising for the Harvest Festival, Ben has to deal with some troubling questions about his past. Meanwhile, Andy continues to try to win April back.
The Trial of Leslie KnopeDec 01 2011 Leslie has to face an ethics committee about her secret relationship with Ben after they come clean to Chris.
Two PartiesJan 24 2013 Ben and Leslie's rival bachelor and bachelorette parties each take on a very different tune.
Win, Lose, or DrawMay 10 2012 It's election day in Pawnee, and Leslie and Bobby Newport are separated by a razor-thin margin. While everyone waits with Leslie for the race to be called, they ponder their futures, and their ...more
Citizen KnopeDec 08 2011 Unable to get work done from inside the Parks Department, Leslie forms a citizen action group and fights from the outside. Meanwhile, everyone in the office brainstorms ideas for what to get ...more
Time CapsuleFeb 03 2011 Leslie wants to bury a time capsule that encapsulates life in Pawnee, but an odd suggestion from a local man causes unforeseen consequences. Andy seeks help from Chris about how to win back
The StakeoutSep 24 2009 While pruning the new community garden, Leslie and Tom find that someone has been growing marijuana. To find those responsible, they decide to have an all-night stakeout of the garden. ...more
Li'l Sebastian Season 3 Episode 16: Super-Sized Producer's Cut! Leslie says goodbye to a special friend.
Article TwoApr 18 2013 Leslie works to get rid of outdated laws from the original town charter. April and Ron receive management training from Chris. Ben finds himself in a bidding war against Ann to win a present for ...more
EagletonMay 05 2011 "Eagleton" is the twelfth episode of the third season of the American comedy television series Parks and Recreation, and the 42nd overall episode of the series. It originally aired on ...more
The CamelNov 12 2009 After one of the murals in City Hall is defaced, Leslie and the Parks Department compete to come up with a new design. Meanwhile, Andy and Ron share an uncomfortable moment at the shoeshine
CampingMar 24 2011 Leslie takes the whole department camping in order to brainstorm new ideas. Meanwhile, Andy attempts a romantic gesture for April, while Ann gets nervous when Chris returns to Pawnee as the new ...more
One Last Ride Season 7 Episode 12: The Parks gang completes one last task together, before saying goodbye to Pawnee.
Moving Up Season 6 Episode 20: The Parks department puts on a Unity Concert.
Amy Boal added Practice DateOct 08 2009 "Practice Date" is the fourth episode of the second season of Parks and Recreation, and the tenth overall episode of the series. It originally aired on NBC in the United States on ...more
Pawnee Zoo Season 2 Episode 1: Leslie's penguin marriage at the local zoo causes a stir in Pawnee.
Beauty Pageant Season 2 Episode 3: Leslie judges a local beauty pageant Louis C. K. ("Lucky Louie") guest stars.
Ms. Ludgate-Dwyer Goes to Washington Season 7 Episode 8: While Leslie and April take a business trip to Washington, April wrestles with her future. Back in Pawnee, Andy tries to find April the perfect job.