PBS Kids Odd-tober

Celebrate Halloween all month long with PBS KIDS Odd-tober! Enjoy spooky new episodes of your favorite shows as well as new games and plenty of Halloween activities.

On October 23, PBS KIDS will premiere ARTHUR AND THE HAUNTED TREE HOUSE. During this episode, Arthur and his friends seem to be haunted during their tree house sleepover…but by what? ODD SQUAD, SPLASH AND BUBBLES, and CYBERCHASE have new spook-tacular episodes as well. Be sure to tune in to these, as well as returning episodes and specials every weekend starting on October 13.


 

PBS KIDS also will offer a variety of Halloween-themed games and activities on the free PBS KIDS Games App and pbskids.org. Pumpkin carving stencils as well as other hand-on activities are available on PBS Parents.

More information on PBS KIDS’ Halloween Programming, including when to watch, is listed below:

New Programming

ODD SQUAD - Premieres and streams October 16
Haunt Squad/Safe House in the Woods
Odd Squad is haunted by a ghost, then Owen and new recruit Ozlyn wait out a storm while transporting a creature.

SPLASH AND BUBBLES- Premieres and streams October 20
Yuck or Treat/The Thing From Above the Reef
After visiting a spooky cave, Splash and his friends visit the spookiest place they know, the cave of the old hagfish, who lives deep in the abyss. / Dunk gets spooked by a creature in his home and thinks it's a monster, only to discover a Baby Sea Urchin who is hiding from a giant "Thing" that circles in the waters above the reef - Mayor Sting!

ARTHUR AND THE HAUNTED TREE HOUSE - Premieres and streams October 23
This Halloween is sure to be the spookiest ever for Arthur and his friends. While trick-or-treating, Francine meets an elderly woman with a very mysterious past, while Binky finds himself at Mr. Ratburn's amazing haunted house. As for Arthur, Buster, and Ladonna, their tree house sleepover seems to be haunted, but by what?

CYBERCHASE - Premieres and streams October 23
Watts of Halloween Trouble
Matt is setting up the farm for his family's annual Halloween Pumpkin Patch Party and he is so excited!

Returning Favorites

CURIOUS GEORGE: A HALLOWEEN BOO FEST - Airs October 23, 25, 27, and 31
During his first Halloween in the country, George explores the legend of a hat-kicking scarecrow.

THE CAT IN THE HAT KNOWS A LOT ABOUT HALLOWEEN! - Airs and streams October 24, 26, and 30-31
The Cat is back in this fun filled spooky musical adventure with Sally and Nick as they set out to find the best Halloween costumes ever!

Halloween-themed episodes from PBS KIDS favorites will also be streaming all month long on PBS KIDS digital platforms.

PBS KIDS Family Night

ODD SQUAD: AGAINST THE ODDS - Airs/streams October 6, 7 and 8
Olive goes undercover in a high-stakes "Rock, Paper, Scissors" game. Otto and Oscar try to stop Olive from turning into a pirate. In the middle of summer, Olive and Otto must figure out why parts of the town are turning snowy and cold. Olive and Otto interrogate two suspects to figure out which one is innocent and which one is guilty.

THE CAT IN THE HAT KNOWS A LOT ABOUT HALLOWEEN - Airs/streams October 20-22
The Cat is back in this fun filled spooky musical adventure with Sally and Nick as they set out to find the best Halloween costumes ever!

ARTHUR AND THE HAUNTED TREEHOUSE - Airs/streams October 27-29
This Halloween is sure to be the spookiest ever for Arthur and his friends. While trick-or-treating, Francine meets an elderly woman with a very mysterious past, while Binky finds himself at Mr. Ratburn's amazing haunted house. As for Arthur, Buster, and Ladonna, their tree house sleepover seems to be haunted, but by what?

Additional programming is available on PBS PressRoom