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TV episodes Full List of Family Matters Episodes

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Below is a complete Family Matters episode list that spans the show's entire TV run. Photos from the individual Family Matters episodes are listed along with the Family Matters episode names when available, as are the dates of the original airing of the episode. Family Matters episodes from every season can be seen below, along with fun facts about who directed the episodes, the stars of the and sometimes even information like shooting locations and original air dates. This list features “Citizen's Court,” “Karate Kids” and more. Are you remembering a funny scene but can't think of the name that the Family Matters episode is from? Scroll below and you'll find what you're looking for.

The Big Fix Feb 09 1990 - Eddie persuades Laura to date a guy he's indebted to.

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In a Jam Mar 16 1990 - Eddie wants to do the right thing when faced with protecting Steve from a bully who threatens to beat him up, which could get Eddie creamed as well.

The Candidate Mar 23 1990 - Eddie places image over integrity in his class president bid when image-maker Laura offers a thousand points of light to illuminate his campaign.

Alles frei erfunden! Oct 06 1989 - Rachel writes a short story with characters that seem all too familiar; Carl becomes obsessed with the family's out of proportion water bill.

Rock Video Apr 27 1990 - When Eddie's big ego threatens to disband his group during the making of a rock video for a contest, the rest of the Winslows offer some ideas.

Body Damage Nov 10 1989 - Rachel takes an unauthorized spin in the classic automobile that Carl plans to drive in the Columbus Day Parade.

The Quilt Dec 08 1989 - Laura sells a quilt Grandmother Winslow considered an heirloom.

Laura's First Date Dec 15 1989 - Laura wants to go to an upcoming dance with a good-looking boy. Carl and Eddie try to find Laura a date. Carl asks Steve Urkel to take Laura to the dance, while Eddie asks one of his friends to ...more

Bowl Me Over Apr 13 1990 - The men vie with the women in a bowling match and Carl's philosophy about accepting defeat gracefully ends up in the gutter when Hariette aces him out.

Sitting Pretty Feb 16 1990 - Laura's babysitting service floods the house with children at a bad time on the night Carl has invited his captain over.

Mr. Badwrench Nov 17 1989 - Self-proclaimed handyman Carl decides to install a shower in Mother Winslow's quarters while she's out of town.

Baker's Dozens Jan 12 1990 - Thanks to Rachel's brainstorm, Carl could become the ""king of tarts"" if he shares his secret recipe for lemon tarts, which were a big hit at a local restaurant.

The Party Feb 02 1990 - A ""No Guests"" rule spells no fun for Eddie, who's left in charge of the house while the adults are away for the weekend.

The Big Reunion Jan 19 1990 - Carl decides to lose weight before going to his high-school reunion.

Two-Income Family Sep 29 1989 - Hariette loses her job to automation, forcing the family into austerity measures while Carl stews over the family debts.

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Stake-Out Nov 24 1989 - After Carl is on an all-night stakeout with his attractive new partner, Harriette finds a room key to Louie's Love Grotto in his pocket.

Straight A's Oct 20 1989 - Eddie comes home with straight A's on his report card and the whole family is proud of him. Rodney comes over and tells him that he changed the grades on the report cards on the school computer. ...more

Basketball Blues Nov 03 1989 - Carl's efforts to get Eddie psyched for a pro basketball career is enhanced by a visit from basketball star Bolton.

The Mama Who Came to Dinner Sep 22 1989 - Mother Winslow moves in and immediately begins to usurp Carl's authority. Eddie wants to go out with his friends, but he has a strict curfew that complicates things with Carl.

False Arrest Dec 01 1989 - The Winslows are aghast to discover that their TV idol has been arrested for assaulting a police officer - Officer Carl Winslow.

Rachel's First Date Oct 13 1989 - The Winslows finally get to be alone together when Rachel accepts a date with a man from the church choir.

Man's Best Friend Jan 05 1990 - Carl has a rule he intends to enforce not pets in the house until he meets a big, playful puppy who follows the kids home from school.

Rachel's Place Sep 21 1990 - Feeling like a freeloader, Rachel decides to look for a career beyond writing and opens up a diner after Steve accidentally burns down Leroy's.

The Crash Course Oct 19 1990 - Eddie crashes the car through the front of the house while trying to impress his girlfriend.

Requiem for an Urkel Dec 07 1990 - Steve charges like a raging bull to the boxing ring when a bully threatens to pummel any guy who asks Laura out.

Finding the Words Mar 22 1991 - A charming, mysterious figure, claiming to be a family friend from the past, comes to visit - and turns out to be Harriet and Rachel's long-lost father.

The Science Project Nov 23 1990 - Everyone vies to be partners with budding scientist Steve, who teams up with Laura for a science project - an A-bomb.

Ice Station Winslow Jan 04 1991 - When Carl, Eddie and Steve go ice fishing at Lake Wannamuck, Carl has a potentially critical accident; and at home, Judy dislikes the fuss made over Richie.

Dog Day Halloween Oct 26 1990 - Steve and Laura are held hostage during a Halloween bank robbery.

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Fight the Good Fight Feb 22 1991 - Laura is inspired to make a difference by encouraging support for a black-history class, but her efforts fan the flames of racism at school.

I Should Have Done Something Apr 26 1991 - Steve schemes to take the reluctant Laura to a hot-ticket concert; Carl takes out his frustrations on the family, unable to shake the memory of a shooting he feels he could have prevented in the ...more

Fast Eddie Winslow Dec 14 1990 - Eddie is cornered by a tough pool hustler.

Son Jan 11 1991 - After an escalating spat with his father, grounded Eddie escapes from the house to keep a date, and Harriette must mediate a father-son feud when Carl gets tired of Eddie's attitude and Eddie ...more

High Hopes Feb 01 1991 - In a hot-air balloon, Carl tries to overcome his fear of heights. Harriette and Rachel clash over a car won in a contest.

The Good the Bad and the Urkel Apr 25 1991 - In a dream, Carl and Steve duel over a compost heap as Old West characters Carl and Two-Gun Urkel - the most annoying gunslinger in the West.

Boxcar Blues Oct 26 1990 - Carl gets trapped inside a railroad boxcar with Steve and a cargo of cattle.

Dedicated to the One I Love Nov 09 1990 - Harriette points out the obvious when seductive neighbor Loretta sets her sights on Carl; and Laura may soon regret steering Steve to a shy young girl when she finds herself jealous of his

Have Yourself a Very Winslow Christmas Dec 21 1990 - Alone and fending for himself during the holidays, Steve shatters Laura's old fashioned Christmas ornament along with holiday visiting privileges at the Winslows'. Meanwhile, Carl does battle ...more

Marriage 101 Oct 05 1990 - For a class project, Laura is ""married"" to Steve for a day. Meanwhile, one of Carl's sergeants casts his eye on Rachel.

Flashpants Oct 05 1990 - A braggart with a badge transfers to Carl's divisions just in time for the precinct's annual dance contest, which Carl and Harriette aim to win by dancing circles around their fierce rival.

Do the Right Thing Jan 18 1991 - Carl finds a diamond bracelet and wrestles with doing the right thing, as does Steve, who holds in his hands the academic fate of his romantic rival Todd, who needs Steve's tutoring skills.

Cousin Urkel Nov 02 1990 - Steve's cousin from Biloxi sets out to sweep Eddie off his feet.

Skip to My Lieu Apr 05 1991 - Carl senses a promotion if he can help Lt. Murtagh get a date with Rachel.

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Torn Between Two Lovers Sep 21 1990 - Steve develops a crush on Rachel and believes it is reciprocated when she invites him to a candlelight dinner at her restaurant, while Rachel is actually dating her bank's loan officer.

Life of the Party Feb 08 1991 - At a rooftop party, some kids spike Steve's punch; and Rachel must talk him down from the ledge.

Busted Feb 15 1991 - When Eddie cracks up the family car, Steve suggests raising repair money at an illegal gambling hangout.

Taking Credit Mar 15 1991 - Rachel and the kids recall how Eddie took credit for a story written by Steve, and how Carl shared his glory with Lt. Murtagh.

Choir Trouble Dec 20 1991 - Steve joins the Winslows at church with faith that he'll get into the choir, but he's kicked out by new choir director Rachel, whose position has gone to her head.

Making the Team Nov 08 1991 - When Laura gets snubbed by fellow cheerleaders, she seeks advice from Urkel, who tries out for the basketball team and ends up as equipment manager.

A Pair of Ladies Dec 06 1991 - Rachel reluctantly hires a loudmouthed, pushy Harriette to help at the restaurant; and Urkel bets the ranch on Carl's cutthroat poker game at home with the guys.