Season 4

Episode Guide

Rugrats Chanukah

S4 E1
Dec 4, 1996
Tommy leads the babies into another adventure to save Grandpa Boris from the "Meany of Chanukah"- Grandpa's childhood rival, Schlomo. The Rugrats learn about Chanukah from the Seniors' play entitled "The Meaning of Chanukah."

Rugrats Mother's Day

S4 E2
May 6, 1997
When Angelica builds a macaroni bust of herself as a Mother's Day gift for her mom, Tommy, Phil, and Lil search for presents for their own mothers.

Spike's Babies/Chicken Pops

S4 E3
Aug 23, 1997
Spike's behavior gets a little bizarre when he secretly adopts a litter of kittens that he has stashed under the house. When Chuckie gets a case of the chicken pox, Angelica explains to the babies that he has "chicken pops."

Radio Daze/Psycho Angelica

S4 E4
Aug 30, 1997
The Rugrats pretend they are characters from one of Grandpa Lou's old-time radio serials. Angelica pretends to be a psychic as a way of getting the babies to do her bidding.

America's Wackiest Home Movies/The 'Lympics

S4 E5
Sep 6, 1997
Stu and Drew get into a competition, trying to catch the antics of their respective children on tape to win a prize on a video show. The Rugrats have their own Olympics. They compete against the McNulty clan.


S4 E6
Sep 13, 1997
The Rugrats help Chuckie deal with his latest fear of the carwash! It's hot and the Rugrats are at the park. The Rugrats meet a mysterious baby, Sabu, who takes them on a trek across the park to find water.

Angelica's Last Stand/Clan of the Duck

S4 E7
Oct 4, 1997
Angelica opens a lemonade stand; Chuckie and Phil explore dresses.

Faire Play/The Smell of Success

S4 E8
Sep 20, 1997
The Rugrats visit a medieval fair, and Chuckie's sense of smell improves.

The Turkey Who Came to Dinner

S4 E9
Nov 10, 1998
Grandpa Lou wins a Turkey in a contest. The turkey turns out to be alive. The babies befriend it and serve a Thanksgiving dinner of Reptar cereal.

Potty Training Spike/The Art Fair

S4 E10
Oct 11, 1997
Chuckie teaches Spike bathroom manners; Angelica takes credit for an abstract art work.

Send in the Clouds/In the Navel

S4 E11
Oct 18, 1997
Rugrats mistake fog for clouds; Cynthia falls overboard on a boating trip.

The Mattress/Looking for Jack

S4 E12
Nov 1, 1997
The Rugrats are convinced that there is a monster in Grandpa Lou's mattress. Charlotte's minivan breaks down on the way to taking the Rugrats to the Dummi Bear concert.

Hiccups/Autumn Leaves

S4 E13
Sep 12, 1998
The Rugrats are confused when Tommy gets a case of the hiccups. Angelica explains that the only way to cure him is to scare the it out of him, and enlists their aid in doing so.

Dust Bunnies/Educating Angelica

S4 E14
Sep 27, 1997
It's time for Spring cleaning and the Rugrats are concerned about Didi's quest to get rid if the dust bunnies. Angelica is sent to a new age preschool and the teachers tell her parents that Angelica has sharing issues.

The Ransom of Cynthia/Turtle Recall

S4 E15
Nov 8, 1997
Angelica schemes to get candy from the babies by pretending that her doll Cynthia had been "kidlapped". The babies run amok in a department store, trying to return a turtle to its daddy in another part of the store.

Angelica Orders Out/Let it Snow

S4 E16
Nov 15, 1997
Stu's new invention, "The Pickles Voice Frequency Modulator 5000" - a toy which deepens children's voices - falls into the wrong hands. Posing as her mother, Angelica racks up a gigantic bill.