PBS Kids is starting off the spooky season just right with all new Halloween episodes of kids’ favorite shows, including Alma’s Way, Donkey Hodie, Curious George, Molly of Denali, The Cat in the Hat, Wild Kratts, and Arthur! The special episodes will air between Oct. 10-31.
The fright fest with begin with new episodes of Alma’s Way. In “Trick-or-Treatasaurus/The Haunted Hallway,” kids can follow along as Junior enlists Alma, Mami, and Tía Gloria in figuring out how to fix his ruined dinosaur costume. Meanwhile, Alma, Rafia, and Lucas attempt to have the scariest Haunted Hallway at the community center. This episode will premiere on Oct. 10.
In a new episode of Donkey Hodie, “A Donkey Hodie Halloween,” airing on Oct. 10, Donkey Hodie helps Purple Panda prepare for his first Halloween in Someplace Else. All of their friends join the preparations to make Halloween super-fun for Purple Panda.
Molly of Denali’s “Bubbling Up/Eenie Eenie Aye Over” will air on Oct. 10. While canoeing on Lake Qyah, Molly, Tooey, and Trini find strange bubbles coming from the lake. Grandpa Nat and Nina help them figure out what is causing them: It might even be a monster! Meanwhile, a power outage stops the kids from playing video games, so Molly, Tooey, and Trini play Walter and Grandpa Nat in a fun game of “Eenie Eenie Aye Over.”
Curious George’s “Tale of the Frightening Flapjacks/Happy Yelloween,” will air on Oct. 14, following George and The Man with the Yellow Hat as they search for the perfect pumpkin to turn into a jack-o’-lantern for a Halloween bonfire at the Renkins’ house. Bill tells spooky tales at the bonfire inspired by a dream he had, but realizes that he doesn’t remember the ending to the tale! At the same time, George the elephant and Allie the dragon are upset when a thunderstorm ruins their trick or treating plans. But using The Man in the Yellow Hat’s wardrobe, George and Allie recreate their costumes and have a fun Halloween celebration — indoors!
Following these episodes, The Cat in the Hat Knows a Lot About Halloween!, Curious George: A Halloween Boo Fest, Wild Kratts: Creepy Creatures, and finally Arthur and the Haunted Tree House will also launch on PBS Kids. Each episode will be available to stream for free throughout the rest of the month.
Each new episode comes packed with hilarious and unique Halloween themes — including creepy caves, spooky tales, and adorable Halloween costumes for all kids to enjoy the upcoming holiday and all of its spooky festivities! Stay tuned to PBS Kids for the new releases, and most importantly, have a happy Halloween!