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Full List of Jon & Kate Plus 8 Episodes

Below is a complete Jon & Kate Plus 8 episode list that spans the show's entire TV run. Photos from the individual Jon & Kate Plus 8 episodes are listed along with the Jon & Kate Plus 8 episode names when available, as are the dates of the original airing of the episode. Jon & Kate Plus 8 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 contains items like “Behind the Scenes of Jon & Kate Plus 8” and “It’s a Crazy Life, But It’s Our Life.” Are you remembering a funny scene but can't think of the name that the Jon & Kate Plus 8 episode is from? Scroll below and you'll find what you're looking for.
  • 10 Little Pumpkins

    10 Little Pumpkins

    Season 1 Episode 1: Kate and Jon want to make sure their eight grow up with traditions and Fall is prime time for family ritual. They take the kids to a local orchard for pumpkin and apple picking, and end the day with romping through a corn maze.
  • Twins Turn 6

    Twins Turn 6

    Season 1 Episode 2: Jon and Kate take their kids back to Hershey Medical Center for the NICU reunion. Then, for the twins 6th birthday, Jon and Kate surprise Mady and Cara with a special trip to the American Girl store in NYC.
  • Gosselins Go West

    Gosselins Go West

    Season 1 Episode 3: When a church in California asks the Gosselins to speak to their congregation, Jon and Kate jump at the chance to get out of Pennsylvania. But the logistics of a cross country trip, from drafting a will to packing up all eight kids, proves challenging.
  • Shopping for Ten

    Shopping for Ten

    Season 1 Episode 4: Grocery shopping for a small army is not easy when you're on a tight budget. However, thrifty Kate has now mastered this task, and we get to see how she does it. Then, we watch as Jon and Kate navigate through a crowded toy store with 8 unhappy kids.
  • Garage Makeover

    Garage Makeover

    Season 1 Episode 5: With the help of his brother-in-law, Jon spends an entire Saturday installing extensive shelving in the family's garage; Then, Kate uses her outstanding organization skills to instruct Jon on where everything should go.
  • Housekeeper Hunt

    Housekeeper Hunt

    Season 1 Episode 6: In this episode, having reached her limit, Kate decides it might be time to get some cleaning assistance. Will Kate be able to find someone to meet her high cleanliness standards?
  • Pancakes and Potties

    Pancakes and Potties

    Season 1 Episode 7: Potty training is a challenge with just one child, so when it's time to train all 3 sextuplets girls, Kate is more than apprehensive. But with the exception of a few comical slip ups, the girls seem up for this challenge, even surviving a road trip.
  • Jon Turns 30

    Jon Turns 30

    Season 1 Episode 8: Jon and Kate rarely get time to themselves but Jon's big 30 is looming and Kate is determined that it will be something special. She is planning a surprise dinner where she will announce his fabulous gift - a trip to the Florida Keys!
  • Sextuplets Turn 3!

    Sextuplets Turn 3!

    Season 2 Episode 1: The sextuplets are turning 3 and super organized Kate is planning an amazing carnival themed bash. How will the sextuplets react to such an extravaganza?
  • Breakfast in Bed

    Breakfast in Bed

    Season 2 Episode 2: For Mother's Day, Jon and the kids work together to give Kate a much deserved break. Jon prepares a luxurious breakfast in bed while trying to keep the kids from waking their sleeping mom. Kate's pampering continues with a pedicure at the spa.
  • Gosselins Go Dutch

    Gosselins Go Dutch

    Season 2 Episode 3: With all eight kids in tow, Jon and Kate visit the local amusement park, Dutch Wonderland. The sextuplets experience their first ride and learn that roller coasters may not be everyone's taste.
  • Sextuplets' First Dentist Visit

    Sextuplets' First Dentist Visit

    Season 2 Episode 4: Major drama is expected when all the Gosselin kids spend the afternoon getting their teeth examined. The sextuplets react incredibly well until the bravest of the group has a total melt down.
  • Red, White, & Gosselin

    Red, White, & Gosselin

    Season 2 Episode 5: July Fourth is the Gosselins' favorite summer holiday so they go all out. Starting with a parade, followed by a picnic lunch and some time in the pool, this day is packed with fun-until the weather decides not to cooperate.
  • Sugar Rush

    Sugar Rush

    Season 2 Episode 6: When Jon has to work late and cancel his weekend trip to the country with the guys, the Gosselins rally the kids for a fun alternate plan, a day at Chocolate World should be a riot for the kids but how will Jon and Kate control their sugar saturated brood
  • A Cow Purchase

    A Cow Purchase

    Season 2 Episode 7: We know the Gosselins like to buy things in bulk, so it makes sense that when they want to buy beef, they go buy half a cow! Jon and Kate take the kids to Natural Acres, a nearby organic farm.
  • Sara Snow Visits!

    Sara Snow Visits!

    Season 2 Episode 8: Kate is getting the chance to meet Green Living Expert, Sara Snow, the host of Discovery Health's "Get Fresh with Sara Snow." With her help, the Gosselin family will be able to limit their energy consumption, eat better, and live healthier!
  • Babies & Bedrooms - Part 1

    Babies & Bedrooms - Part 1

    Season 2 Episode 9: Once again, the Gosselins have outgrown their house, so it's time to renovate! They convert the attic into a new room for the twins and shop for six big beds since the sextuplets have outgrown their cribs.
  • Babies & Bedrooms - Part 2

    Babies & Bedrooms - Part 2

    Season 2 Episode 10: In the second part of the Gosselins house renovation, Jon puts the completed touches on the twins' new room and the sextuplets' new beds. How will they do being separated for the first time, and how will they adjust to their new accommodations?
  • Trip to the Zoo

    Trip to the Zoo

    Season 3 Episode 1: The Gosselin family takes a trip to the Pittsburgh Zoo for the day, where they get a special behind the scenes tour of the exhibits. They entire family is amazed that they have the rare opportunity to feed giraffes, pet a penguin, and hug an alligator.
  • Day in the Life

    Day in the Life

    Season 3 Episode 2: Now that the twins have started first grade, Kate is home alone all day with just the sextuplets. A glimpse of their daily routine makes it clear that there's no such thing as a boring day in the Gosselin house.
  • Twins Turn 7!

    Twins Turn 7!

    Season 3 Episode 3: While the twins are in school, Jon and Kate prepare for the girls' seventh birthday party which includes a special dinner out and family celebration at home. Watch as they manage the stress of catering to two unique personalities on their shared birthday.
  • Kate Hires a Nanny

    Kate Hires a Nanny

    Season 3 Episode 4: Kate begins looking for a well-qualified nanny to take care of her 3 year old sextuplets and 7-year-old twins. While Jon stays home with all the kids, Kate hopes that after a day of interviewing she will be able to find the perfect nanny.
  • Winter Preparation

    Winter Preparation

    Season 3 Episode 5: With winter approaching, Kate struggles to find room in the house for the kids to play. After a well thought out shopping trip and some help from handyman Jon, Kate re-organizes the entire house to give the kids more space to play.
  • Behind the Scenes of Jon & Kate plus 8

    Behind the Scenes of Jon & Kate plus 8

    Season 3 Episode 6: The Gosselin family has had their entire life chronicled by a camera for several years. Get an exclusive look at behind the scenes of the production process and how it has affected their lives.
  • Viewer FAQ

    Viewer FAQ

    Season 4 Episode 14: Viewers continue to flood Jon and Kate's inbox with questions about how they make life with eight kids as normal as possible. So they sit down and go through some of the most interesting and entertaining emails and answer their questions.