In 1990, US sitcom, The Simpsons, aired ‘Bart vs. Thanksgiving’ – a Thanksgiving episode of the popular series. The episode – broadcast to coincide with the holiday season – provided the animated comedy with some holiday cheer, amongst all the usual hilarity.
Due to the popularity of the episode, The Simpsons returned to the holiday in later seasons. Although the inclusion of Thanksgiving episodes was not an annual event (unlike The Simpsons Halloween episodes) the holiday was celebrated on multiple occasions.
But if you’re new to The Simpsons, and would like to check out the Thanksgiving episodes, what are the stories you need to look out for? Well, for all the details and more, keep on reading!
Every Thanksgiving episode of The Simpsons in order
During the course of its run, The Simpsons has featured five Thanksgiving episodes. If you wish to seek out all of the episodes, then simply follow this list:
- Bart vs. Thanksgiving – The Simpsons: Season Two, Episode Seven (1990)
- Homer vs. Dignity – The Simpsons: Season Twelve, Episode Five (2000)
- Homer the Moe – The Simpsons: Season Thirteen, Episode Three (2001)
- The Wettest Stories Ever Told – The Simpsons: Season Seventeen, Episode Eighteen (2006)
- Thanksgiving of Horror – The Simpsons: Season Thirty-One, Episode Eight (2019)
Hunt down all of the above episodes of The Simpsons and soon you will have your own little Thanksgiving mini-marathon courtesy of the residents of Springfield!
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