The BEST Episodes of Counting On
Every episode ever - ranked by fan votes!
Last Updated: Feb 2, 2021
The reality show follows the lives of the older Duggar children as they get married, have children, and move out of the Duggar home.
#1 - Spurgeon's First Haircut
Season 7 - Episode 3 - Aired Mar 5, 2018
Jeremy and Jinger continue to put their stamp on their new home; Joe and Kendra pick out the groomsmen's outfits; Jessa and Ben finally give Spurgeon a haircut; and Joy and Austin try to make the most of their less-than-ideal living situation.
#2 - Kendra's Birthday Surprise
Season 7 - Episode 4 - Aired Mar 12, 2018
Jinger and Jeremy play host to their friends from NYC; on Kendra's birthday, she heads to Kentucky to pick out her wedding dress, but Joe has a big birthday surprise up his sleeve.
#3 - The Vuolos Buy a House
Season 7 - Episode 2 - Aired Feb 26, 2018
#4 - A New Bundle of Joy
Season 7 - Episode 5 - Aired Mar 19, 2018
Joe and Kendra have a joint bachelor/bachelorette party on a lake with family and friends; Jinger and Jeremy decide to take a shot at coffee roasting; Joy and Austin have some big news to share with the family.
#5 - The Great Duggar Campout
Season 10 - Episode 5 - Aired Nov 12, 2019
#6 - The After Show, Part 1
Season 5 - Episode 7 - Aired Jul 17, 2017
Host Daphne Oz digs a little deeper into some of the season's biggest moments, from courtships and weddings to babies.
#7 - Jana's Secret Garden
Season 11 - Episode 11 - Aired Sep 15, 2020
The family decides to surprise Jana with a greenhouse to thank her for all that she does for them, so John, Abbie invite Jana to spend time with them and Gracie in Tennessee while everyone else works to prepare her special gift.
#8 - A Baby Girl For Joe & Kendra
Season 11 - Episode 5 - Aired Aug 4, 2020
Jeremy takes a skateboarding lesson with ex-pro skateboarder Brian Sumner. Will he learn to shred or play it safe? Later, Kendra goes into labor. As contractions intensify quickly, her birth team worries that her doctor might not arrive in time.
#9 - In Love in Switzerland
Season 7 - Episode 1 - Aired Feb 26, 2018
Joy and Austin have said I do, and now Mr. and Mrs. Forsyth finally get to enjoy some alone time in Switzerland; Joe and Kendra get their engagement photos taken; the siblings help Jinger and Jeremy move into their new house.
#10 - To Grandmother's House We Go
Season 9 - Episode 6 - Aired Mar 18, 2019
John David & Abbie fly to the Philippines for a mission trip weeks before their wedding. Meanwhile, Jinger & Jeremy travel up north so Felicity can meet her great-grandparents. While there, they get a surprise from some very unexpected guests!
#11 - Five Pregnancies and Counting
Season 10 - Episode 8 - Aired Dec 3, 2019
#12 - Baby Number Two... But Who?
Season 10 - Episode 6 - Aired Nov 19, 2019
Joe & Kendra visit Jinger & Jeremy in Texas, where they sample creepy, crawly appetizers. Jessa seeks help from a speech therapist as Henry struggles to learn new words. Joy & Austin surprise the family by announcing that they are expecting baby #2!
#13 - A Duggar Bachelor Pad
Season 11 - Episode 3 - Aired Jul 21, 2020
Jessa & Ben go on their first road trip with three kids, hoping they don't lose any kids along the way! Some of the Duggars go to the Bahamas to help after a hurricane. Jed & Jere show off their bachelor pad! The family competes in a corn maze race.
#14 - La La Land
Season 11 - Episode 1 - Aired Jul 7, 2020
Jinger and Jeremy are getting ready to start their new lives in LA and take a road trip across the country to get there. In Arkansas, Joy and Austin grieve the loss of their baby girl. Later, John and Abbie reveal their baby's gender in a big way!
#15 - Grandma Duggar Remembered
Season 10 - Episode 10 - Aired Dec 17, 2019
The four pregnant Duggar girls and Jessa have a maternity photoshoot and a surprise guest reveals she's also expecting. Jinger and Jeremy prepare for their big move to LA but tragedy strikes when they get devastating news from back home.
#16 - Who's the Most Romantic?
Season 10 - Episode 1 - Aired Oct 15, 2019
Jinger and Jeremy go house hunting in LA but with pricier real estate and small square footage, will they be able to find the perfect place? Meanwhile in Arkansas, the family is going camping. Later at dinner, one couple makes a special announcement.
#17 - From Snow to Sand
Season 11 - Episode 10 - Aired Sep 8, 2020
Jinger and Jeremy take advantage of all California has to offer when they take friends on a snow to sand adventure. Back in Arkansas, the guys throw John a Dad-chelor party to welcome him to fatherhood. Then, Joy and Austin share exciting news.
#18 - The Abbie Gown
Season 9 - Episode 5 - Aired Mar 11, 2019
In Laredo, Jeremy is on daddy duty as Jinger runs errands. Meanwhile, John & Abbie's wedding is just around the corner! John and the boys partake in a thrilling competition while Abbie tries on wedding dresses. Will Abbie be able to find "the one?"
#19 - The Vuolos Take LA
Season 10 - Episode 2 - Aired Oct 22, 2019
Jinger & Jeremy explore LA with friends. While hiking, Jinger discusses her decision to wear pants, which is unusual for Duggar women. Could the Duggar boys' road trip be the last time they're all together before one of them starts a new courtship?","detailed":"Before their official move, Jinger & Jeremy explore Los Angeles as tourists by hiking up to the Hollywood sign and visiting the Hollywood Walk of Fame. While on the hike, Jinger discusses with Michelle her decision to incorporate pants into her wardrobe, which is unusual for Duggar women. Meanwhile, John David & Abbie travel abroad for their frigid honeymoon to Finland where they race reindeer. Back in the States, the younger Duggar boys purchase three used limos in Philadelphia and embark on a multi-day road trip back to Arkansas. But even with unexpected car trouble, the boys make sure to enjoy this bonding time as they realize this could be the last time they are together before one of them starts a new courtship.
#20 - Joy Gets Engaged
Season 5 - Episode 6 - Aired Jul 10, 2017
The Dillards prepare for their return to Central America; Jinger puts together a care package for her family back in Arkansas; Austin asks Joy a very important question; Joe asks for permission to enter courtship with Kendra Caldwell.
#21 - A Big Surprise
Season 3 - Episode 5 - Aired Sep 20, 2016
Jeremy takes a secret trip to Arkansas, where he and Ben browse for engagement rings before surprising Jinger. Later, Jessa and Ben introduce rapper Flame to the Duggar clan.
#22 - A Courtship Begins
Season 3 - Episode 1 - Aired Aug 23, 2016
On the season premiere of Counting On, Jessa and Ben discuss future additions to their growing family as Jill and Derick face hardships while continuing mission work in Central America. Jinger gets ready to take a big step with a special someone!
#23 - Proposal in the City
Season 3 - Episode 8 - Aired Oct 11, 2016
Jinger, Michelle, Jessa, Ben and Spurgeon meet Jeremy's family and friends while visiting his old stomping grounds, culminating with an important question he wants to ask Jinger.
#24 - The After Show
Season 3 - Episode 10 - Aired Oct 25, 2016
The family comes together to relive some of the most memorable moments from season two, and a surprise guest makes an appearance.
#25 - Courting Jinger
Season 3 - Episode 12 - Aired Nov 8, 2016
A countdown to Jinger's wedding with a look back at the special place she's held in the Duggar household.