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The ultimate guide to the best fall-themed TV episodes

It is officially fall, and we all are in need of some fun activities. If you're in the mood to just stay at home and binge some of TV's best fall-themed episodes, then we've got you covered. Read on to find out what you *need* to watch next!

1. Friends 

Some of the most *iconic* fall holiday TV episodes come from this classic sitcom. If you don’t have time to watch them all, here is GL’s Official Top Three Friends Fall Episodes: 

  • Season 8 Episode 6: The One With the Halloween Party
  • Season 3 Episode 9: The One With the Football 

2. Modern Family

No one does Halloween quite like the Dunphy’s and Pritchett’s. What better way to get in the fall spirit than to watch this famous TV family

  • Season 2 Episode 6: Halloween 

3. Gilmore Girls

What TV show has better fall vibes than Gilmore Girls? Here are two of our fave fall episodes about the mother-daughter pair people have obsessed over since the 2000s.  

  • Season 6 Episode 7: Twenty-One Is the Loneliest Number
  • Season 3 Episode 9: A Deep-Fried Korean Thanksgiving 

4. Wizards of Waverly Place

The Russo kids are basically the *definition* of Halloween. But every once in a while, they go the extra mile and celebrate the holiday that was practically made for them! Watch this classic Disney episode for the ultimate throwback. 

  • Season 3 Episode 2: Halloween 

6. Good Luck Charlie

Here at GL, we love an amazing Disney throwback! If you’re in need of an ah-dorable Halloween episode, this one is definitely for you. 

  • Season 3 Episode 15: Le Halloween 

6. New Girl

If you’re in the mood to laugh, you *def* need to check out these hilariously haunted (or just autumn aesthetic) New Girl episodes. 

  • Season 1 Episode 6: Thanksgiving
  • Season 2 Episode 6: Halloween 
  • Season 2 Episode 8: Parents 

7. Stranger Things 

No truly spooky Halloween is complete without the Netflix sensation Stranger Things! Be sure to cuddle up with bae or binge-watch with your besties for an *amaze* nighttime TV fest. 

  • Season 2 Chapter 2: Trick or Treat, Freak

8. Hannah Montana 

If you’re in the mood for the *perf* Disney throwback, this is the show for you! The Halloween episode features double trouble with two Hannahs, making it a definitely must-watch this fall season.

  • Season 1 Episode 17: Torn Between Two Hannahs 

9. The Suite Life of Zack and Cody 

Zack and Cody are one of Disney channel's original duos, and add Halloween to the mix, and you know they’re going to be up to something. Watch this episode for the perfect mix of Halloween and Disney nostalgia. 

  • Season 1 Episode 19: The Ghost in Suite 613

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by Lexi Casazza and Miriam Riley | 9/29/2021