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 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 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 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 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 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 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 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 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! 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 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 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 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 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 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 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! 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 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 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 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 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! 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 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 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 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 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.
Family Photo Shoot Season 3 Episode 8: The Gosselin family gets a new formal picture taken with a photographer who has shot the family since the babies were 6 weeks old. But no matter who the photographer is, it's never easy to get a perfect picture with eight kids who don't want to sit still.
Potty Training the Boys Season 3 Episode 9: After much trial and error the boys are finally using the potties! Kate takes Collin and Leah for an eye appointment while Aunt Jodi keeps the other 6 kids. It is the first outing without any diapers!
Kate's Wardrobe Makeover Season 3 Episode 10: Jon really doesn't care for the way Kate dresses, so he takes her out for some new clothes. While the kids are home with a babysitter, Jon and Kate make an unordinary date out of an ordinary chore.
Twins Get Musical Season 3 Episode 11: The volume is turning up for Jon and Kate, as Cara learns how to play the piano and Mady the violin. The twins work in unison and put their parents' ears to the test as they practice for a special concert for the family.
Gosselin Family Christmas Season 3 Episode 12: How do Jon and Kate manage Christmas with 8 kids? Well, their holiday season begins with Christmas caroling! After baking cookies together as a family, all 10 Gosselins get dressed up in their holiday outfits and visit special friends who have helped them.
Cooking with the Twins Season 3 Episode 13: Since both Mady and Cara love helping Kate in the kitchen, Kate signs them up for cooking classes. But Kate chooses the wrong week to let them try out their new skills at home, because most of the family is sick with the flu.
Carpeting the House Season 3 Episode 14: Jon and Kate have hopes and plans to one day move out of their current home into a house that is large enough for them to live in forever.So, in an effort to increase their current home's value, they decided to re-carpet most of the house in just one week
Color Me Gosselin Season 3 Episode 15: Winter time is not fun when you have 8 kids in a cramped house looking for things to do. In an effort to get everyone out of the house doing something fun, they take all the kids to visit the Crayola Factory, where they learn how Crayons are made.
Jon and Kate's Special Day Season 3 Episode 16: After treating each of their children to a special day, Jon and Kate decide to take a special day together for themselves. The day starts with teeth whitening for both of them and ends with a romantic dinner for two at a delicious organic restaurant!
Leah and Joel Season 3 Episode 17: Jon and Kate take Leah to "Bounce U", a place where she can tumble and jump and fall down as much as she wants. And Jon takes Joel to "Hands on House", an interactive museum where he gets to spend the day asking Dad all the questions he wants!
Hannah and Aaden Season 3 Episode 18: Jon and Kate take Hannah for a horseback riding lesson, and Jon takes Aaden to a dairy farm, where he gets to see where milk comes from and even gets to pet a calf!
Alexis and Collin Season 3 Episode 19: Jon and Kate take Alexis to a reptile museum where she gets to spend time with and pet real live alligators. Her favorite! Then, Jon takes Collin, who is fascinated by trains to the Strasburg Train Museum.
Valentine's Day Season 3 Episode 20: It's a day of love in the Gosselin house. Kate decorates the house the night before Valentine's Day so that the kids have surprises waiting for them when they first wake up. Then throughout the day, surprises await every family member.
Gosselins Take the Stage Season 3 Episode 21: Mady and Cara are organizing a family talent show, which will showcase each Gosselin's individual creativity. Fortunately for Jon and Kate, they've been taking dance lessons and are ready to perform!
Games Gosselins Play Season 3 Episode 22: Mady and Cara narrate this one and show all the different fun games the family plays together. From "Pre-School" with Mady and Cara as teachers, to "Duck Duck Goose", to "Hide and Seek", the Gosselin House has never been so much fun.
Mady's Day Season 3 Episode 23: Mady chooses to get her ears pierced, and then have a lunch alone with Mom and Dad. Will Mady get nervous and back out? Or will she rise to the occasion and bravely sit to get her special earrings?
Household Chores Season 3 Episode 24: "Exceptionally organized Kate has created a "Ways to Help Mommy" chart that illustrates how each member of the family can help get the many jobs around the house done. Also in this episode, the family uses what they learned from Sara Snow.
Jon's Hair Raising Experience Season 3 Episode 25: Jon used to have a full head of hair, and Kate wishes that he still did! So when an LA hair transplant specialist contacted Jon with an offer to perform this procedure, Jon and Kate jumped at the chance. We travel to LA with them to see the surgery.
Discipline Season 3 Episode 26: Jon and Kate offer parenting tips as they look back on their own experiences with discipline and staying in control of eight children, who undeniably outnumber the couple.
Jon & Kate Family Movie Night Season 3 Episode 27: In this episode, it's a typical Friday night of family fun as the Gosselins settle down to watch a family favorite! With some classically adorable commentary from the kids and other hilarious moments, you won't want to miss movie night with the Gosselins.
Oprah Here We Come Season 3 Episode 28: Kate has always dreamed of meeting Oprah Winfrey, and now, not only does she get to meet her, she gets to be a guest on the show! All 10 Gosselins are packing up and heading to Chicago to meet Oprah!
Cara's Day Season 3 Episode 29: Cara chooses to get new rollerblades and go rollerblading with Daddy at a local skating rink. Will Kate join them in the fun or just watch the two of them from the sidelines?
Plane Ride to Utah Season 3 Episode 30: Jon and Kate get an invitation to Park City, Utah for a skiing and snowboarding vacation, but packing up a family of ten for a winter vacation takes serious planning, especially since they will all be flying.
Memorial Day Picnic Season 3 Episode 31: Now that the little kids are getting older, Jon and Kate decide to try an all-day trip for the whole family! With a full day of activities planned, how will the family hold up?
Gosselins Go Skiing Season 3 Episode 32: The Gosselin family is hitting the slopes! This winter, the family will travel to Park City, Utah for their very first ski vacation, where there's ski school for the eight adorable kids, snowboarding for Dad, and spa treatments for Mom.