Season One
Rugrats Season 1 DVD Cover
Format Animation, comedy, family, fantasy
Network Nickelodeon
Run 1991-1992
# of Episodes 13 (25 segments)
DVD release June 2, 2009 (MOD version)
May 2, 2017 (retail version)
Previous Season None
Next Season Season 2
"Rugrats" Episode Guide

Season 1 is the very first season of the now classic children's television series, Rugrats. This series introduced all the main characters and gave the first insight into the gang's world. This series ran for thirteen episodes from 1991-1992.


This must be your ducky day! Twenty-five episodes of Rugrats, the classic Nickelodeon series, in one 2-disc collection! Join the hunt for Grandpa's dentures, explore Stu's mysterious workshop, and cheer on contestant Tommy in "Little Miss Lovely" Contest (don't ask!). Those adventures, and over 20 more, baldly go where no baby's ever gone before. And you're along for the ride!

- Season 1 DVD Description.

Episode list

Pilot episode

Title card # Title Airdate
Tommy Pickles and the Great White Thing - Rugrats Logo
0 "Tommy Pickles and the Great White Thing" N/A
After seeing his grandpa go into the bathroom so many times, Tommy wants to go in to see what the great white thing (toilet) was.

Main series

Title card # Title Airdate
1 "Tommy's First Birthday" August 11, 1991
Tommy's first birthday party is nearly ruined when the babies decide to become dogs.
2a "Barbecue Story" August 18, 1991
Angelica punches Tommy's ball into the next yard, where a large vicous dog lives.
2b "Waiter, There's a Baby in My Soup" August 18, 1991
Tommy's hijinks nearly cost Stu an important business deal at a restaurant.
3a "At the Movies" August 25, 1991
The gang explores the local cinema.
3b "Slumber Party" August 25, 1991
Tommy gets sick when sleepover Angelica leaves his window open.
4a "Baby Commercial" September 8, 1991
Phil and Lil wreak havoc on the set of a television commercial.
4b "Little Dude" September 8, 1991
Didi takes Tommy to her class, where he inadvertently befriends the school tough guy.
5a "Beauty Contest" September 15, 1991
Stu and Grandpa enter Tommy in a beauty pageant.
5b "Baseball" September 15, 1991
The Pickles men go to a baseball game.
6a "Ruthless Tommy" October 6, 1991
Tommy is kidnapped when two stupid criminals mistakenly believe that his family is wealthy.
6b "Moose Country" October 6, 1991
The kids search the Pickles' backyard for a moose after hearing one of Grandpa's tales.
7a "Grandpa's Teeth" November 17, 1991
Grandpa needs his dentures to properly play his trumpet.
7b "Momma Trauma" November 17, 1991
Didi takes the family to a psychologist after she catches Tommy drawing on the walls.
8a "Real or Robots?" December 1, 1991
Tommy is convinced that Stu is a robot.
8b "Special Delivery" December 1, 1991
Tommy accidentally sneaks into the mailman's bag while Stu awaits a delivery.
9a "Candy Bar Creep Show" January 5, 1992
A haunted house display scares the babies.
9b "Monster in the Garage" January 5, 1992
A mysterious creature is destroying the Pickles' garage.
10a "Weaning Tommy" February 16, 1992
A crooked dentist advises Didi and Stu to take Tommy off the bottle.
10b "Incident in Aisle Seven" February 16, 1992
Tommy franticly searches for a cereal display at the supermarket.
11a "Touchdown Tommy" March 29, 1992
Angelica schemes to obtain Tommy's chocolate milk while the fathers watch a football game.
11b "The Trial" March 29, 1992
Tommy wants to know who broke his favorite lamp.
12a "Fluffy vs. Spike" April 12, 1992
Angelica's cat creates chaos, but Spike is blamed
12b "Reptar's Revenge" April 12, 1992
A carnival mascot causes problems at the local fair.
13a "Graham Canyon" May 24, 1992
The Pickles go on vacation, but are swindled by two crooked mechanics.
13b "Stu-Maker's Elves" May 24, 1992
Stu creates a new toy-making machine in the basement.


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