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- One Moore Episode S2E2 rated 8.1
- Brunch Village S2E10 rated 8.0
- Celery Guy S4E3 rated 7.8
- Sharing Finances S4E1 rated 7.8
- Spyke Drives S4E5 rated 7.8
- Mixology S2E1 rated 7.8
- Blackout S3E11 rated 7.8
- Pull-Out King S4E4 rated 7.8
- Ecoterrorists S4E2 rated 7.7
- Motorcycle S2E7 rated 7.7
- First Feminist City S6E8 rated 7.0
- Lance Is Smart S6E9 rated 7.1
- The Fiancée S5E2 rated 7.1
- Misunderstood Miracles S7E10 rated 7.2
- Noodle Monster S6E10 rated 7.2
- Long Way Back S8E9 rated 7.2
- You Do You S8E6 rated 7.2
- Shared Workspace S8E2 rated 7.2
- No Thank You S8E3 rated 7.2
- Shville S6E3 rated 7.2
The first episode of Portlandia aired on January 21, 2011.
The last episode of Portlandia aired on March 22, 2018.
There are 77 episodes of Portlandia.
There are 8 seasons of Portlandia.
Portlandia has ended.
Best Episodes of Portlandia
One Moore Episode
13th Jan 2012
Doug and Claire become a bit obsessed with "Battlestar Galactica" and it begins to take over their lives.
9th Mar 2012
New brunch hotspot Fisherman’s Porch gets a write-up in the local paper, prompting Peter and Nance to give it a try – only to find hundreds of others had the same idea. Portland’s Mayor (Kyle MacLachlan) offers to take Fred and Carrie to brunch, but when the bridge is blocked he is forced to find alternate routes. Feminist bookstore owners Toni and Candace take physical measures to remove unwanted pedestrians in line for brunch in front of their store. Nance has Peter hold her spot while she gets her jacket, only to return to accusations that she is cutting the line. Two bouncers escort her to a crazed man (Tim Robbins) who metes out punishment for line cutters – and it is up to Peter to save her.
13th Mar 2014
A celery salesman goes to great lengths to have celery become more popular; 911 dispatchers assure callers that it's beets; The Order Grill is open for lunch; Carrie declares social bankruptcy; a fed up office worker wants to become a gutter punk.
27th Feb 2014
A young woman is haunted by very smart ghosts; Doug and Claire make a big commitment to one another; Kath and Dave make the most of fifteen minutes; Sandra finally finds a soul mate; Fred is visited by a Date Fact Checker.
27th Mar 2014
Nance is driven to the emergency room; Ghavin questions a singer; Fred and Carrie have a garage sale; dinner guests are held hostage.
6th Jan 2012
Local artisan curators Lisa and Bryce realize that they can pickle everything; Fred helps Carrie chase a romantic mixologist (Andy Samberg) who forgets his roots when he moves from Portland to LA; Fred and Carrie stop to eat at a theme restaurant with a difficult waiter (Kumail Nanjiani); Kath and Dave's emergency signals are tested when they go river rafting; Feminist shopkeepers Toni and Candice teach an A/C repairman about the "phallus" and "opposite of a phallus" inside all of us.
1st Mar 2013
Electricity is shut off for the entire City of Portland due to unpaid bills at the Mayor's Office. Peter and Nance have a mysterious guest at their bed and breakfast. Kath and Dave go into survival mode. Fred and Carrie team up to find Mr. Mayor and restore power to the city.
20th Mar 2014
A punk from the 1980s wakes up from a coma; an e-mail goes neglected; Nina has surprising news for Lance; Malcolm and Kris tailgate a "Prairie Home Companion" live show; Carrie dates a tax lawyer.
6th Mar 2014
Ecoterrorists protest animal testing at a makeup company; Bryce and Lisa Rent it Out!; Toni and Candace have a car wash; Fred misses hip hop; Dave helps Kath get a good night's sleep.
17th Feb 2012
An idyllic music gathering becomes tense when they face the logistics of loading a harp into a sedan (with Joanna Newsom); A middle-aged couple attempts to reclaim the ideals of being young, rebellious and sexy by getting motorcycles; Second-hand clothing store workers scrutinize a woman’s fashion sense when she attempts to sell her used clothes; Nina attempts to convince her boyfriend Lance to join Facebook; Claire goes out for an evening and gets a sitter for her husband, Doug.
11th Jan 2013
The Mayor sends Fred and Carrie on a door-to-door mission to Seattle to recruit new citizens for Portland; pedicab driver hustles for clients; Peter and Nance prepare for the opening of their Bed and Breakfast with a visit to The Doily Shoppe.
2nd Mar 2012
A crying infant’s father escalates his attempts to soothe his thrill-seeking baby; Fred and Carrie get the Mayor of Portland’s (Kyle MacLachlan) blessing to create a grassroots campaign to prevent the Olympics from ever coming to Portland; A creative canoe dancer turns what seems to be a mistake in his routine into a triumphal finish; A pair of bike valets have trouble finding a disgruntled customer’s (Johnny Marr) bike.
10th Feb 2012
In a boutique clothing store “Two Girls Two Shirts,” the owners (with Miranda July) are momentarily tempted by the idea of having customers; A struggling band finds itself with an all too enthusiastic fan (Kristin Wiig); Jayde from “jayde speaks Sevyn” and director Gahvin Quin make a video plea to help raise money in the name of art. When an innovative intern (Amber Tamblyn) suggests improvements at the feminist bookstore, shopkeepers Toni and Candace defend their way of doing business; Carrie’s sister begins making jewelry, prompting Fred to consider a new way to make a living; A houseowner’s move takes longer than she expects when she accidentally hires an eco-friendly moving crew.
3rd Feb 2012
Nostalgia-loving Jason returns to LA from Portland and informs Melanie of another Portland throwback trend; the Mayor of Portland tasks Fred and Carrie with redesigning the Portland Police Department's uniforms and image; an excited donor donates his old music LPs to an elite preschool, but protective parents Brendan and Michelle question his sonic sensibilities; a team of salespeople at Bad Art Good Walls specialize in supplying new coffee shops with horrible art.
House for Sale
26th Feb 2015
Fred and Carrie's landlord moves into their house; Kath and Dave decide to buy a new home for their next renovation project.
Winter in Portlandia
14th Dec 2012
It's wintertime in Portlandia and Peter and Nance struggle to keep off winter weight by cutting pasta from their diets; Candace's son visits Women and Women First bookstore for the holidays; a couple tries to keep their food cart in business.
A Song for Portland
28th Jan 2011
Fred and Carrie meet the Mayor of Portland who gives them a special assignment.
8th Feb 2013
Peter and Nance practice hosting friends at the soft opening of their bed and breakfast; a magazine features a local furniture maker in their Man Issue; steampunks attend a convention; Fred takes a love interest on a bold third date.
3rd Mar 2016
Louis C.K. cancels a show in Portland due to a family emergency; Fred and Carrie are asked to judge a plume contest.
Take Back MTV
4th Jan 2013
Spyke and Iris join forces with a gang of former MTV stars to take back MTV from the Tweens; a group of frustrated college grads stage a protest on the dance floor; Sandra has a crush on a mysterious man in her meditation class.
1st May 2014
Portlandia gets away for the weekend to New Beavertown, Oregon. Toni and Candace lead a feminist retreat for women. Kath and Dave do their best to relax. Peter and Nance go on a walking tour of the town. Guest starring Jason Sudeikis and k.d.lang.
27th Jan 2012
Michelle and Brendan pull out all the stops to see that their son gains admittance to a prestigious preschool.
12th Mar 2015
Police begin profiling weirdos after arsonists burn down a taxidermy shop.
Worst Episodes of Portlandia
First Feminist City
10th Mar 2016
Portland is declared the most feminist city in the country, and Toni and Candace have to deal with the attention. The town opens a Femi-Mart.
Lance Is Smart
17th Mar 2016
Lance gets glasses and joins an intellectual crowd. Nina hires a tutor to help her win over Lance's new friends.
15th Jan 2015
A visit from Lance’s Mom and her new boyfriend puts pressure on Lance and Nina’s relationship.
9th Mar 2017
Sandra teaches a pit bull self-control. Fred and Carrie attempt protesting for cyclist rights. Lisa and Bryce sell instant garbage. A couple explains alcohol to their adult son. Fred discovers models.
24th Mar 2016
A tsukemen ramen monster is on the loose in Portland. The mayor tries to impress a major brand visiting Portland and enlists Fred and Carrie to help.
Long Way Back
15th Mar 2018
The Weirdos lose their favorite trash can, which takes an unexpected journey throughout the city; Malcolm and Kris visit their pediatrician; Peter and Nance wonder why they've never been hacked; Fred and Carrie just give up.
You Do You
22nd Feb 2018
Sandra discovers she can have it all. Portland adds more lanes to the freeway. Kath & Dave learn the art of taking photo booth pictures.
25th Jan 2018
Toni & Candace get involved in women's healthcare. Peter & Nance deal with a sushi situation. Kathleen becomes the first female partner at her firm.
No Thank You
1st Feb 2018
Fred & Carrie help Rachel navigate the world of dating apps. Kath & Dave take on an escape room. Joey tries therapy. Andy & Drew swear off women.
4th Feb 2016
Fred wants to do something big with his life so he moves to Austin; Carrie experiences motherhood.
23rd Feb 2017
Nina and Lance deal with an ant infestation. The mayor attempts to break a world record. "Time Tailors" evaluate a man's schedule. The eco-terrorists brainstorm how to make an impressive event entrance.
Peter Follows P!nk
8th Mar 2018
Peter and Nance interact with celebrities on social media. Fred gives Carrie a rock n' roll remodel. James rides his bike to work. Gil and George say hello to Toni and Candace.
Fred's Cell Phone Company
19th Jan 2017
Fred's new business may be more trouble than it's worth. Kate and Sam learn the perils of long distance love. Drew and Andy plan a funeral. Nina gives Lance a massage chair that changes everything.
22nd Mar 2018
The Mayor cuts deals all over town to secure the perfect route for the Portland Marathon; Fred and Carrie decide to run to break their addiction to news alerts; Candace's house guest Dolly quickly becomes her new best friend.
9th Feb 2017
Carrie looks for a new friend. Jill's office anxieties cause her to try a radical diet. Drew and Andy host a film festival. A scientist pitches the cure for modern life. Ghavin opens an elaborate box set.
15th Feb 2018
Doug & Claire try an open relationship. A company uses VR for an important meeting. The Mayor waits for a helicopter. Fred steps on a snail.
18th Jan 2018
Spyke gets his old band back together. Podcasters investigate a police station. Candace brings Toni to her childhood summer home.
26th Jan 2017
Toni and Candace retire but there is still some unfinished business between them. Drew and Andy re-imagine gingerbread cookies. Peter and Nance try a new protein diet. The rats consider the charms of squirrels.
8th Feb 2018
Nina & Lance tell the story of how they met. A couple uses distraction cancelling glasses. Peter & Nance look forward to breakfast.
You Can Call Me Al
5th Mar 2015
Kath and Dave get a little frantic when they need to rehearse for a karaoke party.
4th of July
5th Feb 2015
Kath and Dave attempt the ultimate Independence Day BBQ. The Mayor and Sam search the deep web for truly spectacular fireworks.
22nd Jan 2015
A series of health ailments create a desperate search for medical solutions.
3rd Apr 2014
Fred has an idea for a music documentary. Peter is reunited with his old band, The Bahama Knights, and his ex-wife is lead singer. Trudy and Craig produce a song. Carrie and Fred go home after a concert. Guest starring Maya Rudolph, Tuck & Patti and Jeff Tweedy.
Portlandia Episode Guide
21st Jan 2011
A bohemian couple goes to great lengths to make sure that their restaurant order is ethical and humane.
A Song for Portland
28th Jan 2011
Fred and Carrie meet the Mayor of Portland who gives them a special assignment.
4th Feb 2011
Fred and Carrie discover that their maid is none other than their favorite singer-songwriter Aimee Mann. They also find that their new gardner is none other than singer songwriter Sara McLaughlin.
Mayor Is Missing
11th Feb 2011
When the Mayor goes missing, Fred and Carrie begin a frantic search for him.
18th Feb 2011
All of Portlandia is swept up in the excitement of a new music and film festival.
25th Feb 2011
The Mayor turns to Fred and Carrie to help him put together a big league baseball team.