Thanksgiving Day: Best episodes from your favourite shows that you can watch on turkey day

 | Updated: Nov 24, 2022, 10:39 AM IST

Thanksgiving is here! Enjoy the day by eating your favourite food while watching some iconic shows will be the best thing you can do. To light down your work, we have listed down some iconic shows that you can must-add to your holiday queue.

The Simpsons: Bart vs. Thanksgiving

Where to watch: Disney+Hotstar
Episode: Season 2, Episode 7

This episode of 'The Simpsons' second season, 'Bart vs. Thanksgiving', was originally aired in 1990. In the cult classic episode Bart gets into a fight with the family and runs away from home after destroying a centrepiece that Lisa makes for the Thanksgiving dinner table. Afterwards, he shares a turkey dinner with homeless and needy people. 



Modern Family: Punkin Chunkin

Where to watch: Amazon prime
Episode no: Season 3, Episode 9

This Thanksgiving episode of Modern Family originally aired in 2011 and was one of the thanksgiving favourites. In the episode, Phil is upset that Claire is stifling his creativity, Mitchell doesn't believe Cameron's 'Punkin chunkin' story, Gloria won't let Jay tell Manny that his Thanksgiving centrepiece is horrible, and Hayley and Alex get in an accident.


Orange is the New Black: Fucksgiving

Where to Watch: Netflix
Episode: Season 1, Episode 9

It's Thanksgiving and all inmates have to celebrate the foodie day. In the episode everyone is celebrating Taystee's soon-to-be departure from Litchfield Penitentiary, Piper who is excited to meet Larry sent to solitary. 


The Big Bang Theory: Thanksgiving Decoupling

Where to watch: Amazon Prime
Episode: Season 7, Episode 9

Sheldon Cooper protests when the gang drags him to Mrs Wolowitz's house for Thanksgiving. Meanwhile, Leonard and Penny must deal with Penny's accidental marriage to Zack Johnson.


The Mindy Project: Thanksgiving

Where to watch: Amazon prime 
Episode: Season 1, Episode 6

For the Thanksgiving, Mindy celebrate it at Gwen's house,and what could be worse then running into an ex at a holiday. At the house, she runs into her former blind date Dennis and his new girlfriend.



How I Met Your Mother: Slapsgiving

Where to watch: Disney+Hotstar
Episode: Season 3, Episode 9

The first Thanksgiving episode where Lily and Marshall host their first Turkey dinner as newlyweds, meanwhile Barney remains on edge in anticipation of the third slap in their 'slap bet'.



Grey's Anatomy: Thanks for the Memories

Where to watch: Amazon prime
Episode: Season 2, Episode 9

''Thanksgiving is all about gratitude, appreciation, giving thanks. No matter what words you use, they all mean the same thing. Happy''. Meredith Grey says.

In the episode, none of the doctors can resist cutting as Izzie tries to embrace the season by making a perfect Thanksgiving dinner but doesn't know how, however, Burke saves the day and helps her, while Cristina, Meredith, and Alex hide at work instead of helping Izzie; and George has to embrace his own O'Malley tradition by shooting a Turkey.