The BEST seasons of Dawson's Creek

Every season of Dawson's Creek ever, ranked from best to worst by thousands of votes from fans of the show. The best seasons of Dawson's Creek!

Four friends in a small coastal town help each other cope with adolescence.

Last Updated: 3/13/2024Network: The WBStatus: Ended
Season 3
43 votes

#1 - Season 3

First Aired 9/30/1999

This season finds a jealous Jen continuing her quest to drive a wedge between Dawson and his longtime friend and confidant, Joey.

Season 2
57 votes

#2 - Season 2

First Aired 10/8/1998

As the new season gets under way, Dawson and Joey start to have qualms about the future of their relationship after their first romantic kiss.

Season 4
33 votes

#3 - Season 4

First Aired 10/5/2000

The hit drama continues to chart the loves and friendships of Dawson, Joey and Pacey as they apply to college, play pranks and lose their virginity.

Season 1
67 votes

#4 - Season 1

First Aired 1/21/1998

Idealist Dawson Leery and his friends face family dramas, peer pressure and self-esteem issues as they navigate through high school and college.

Season 6
30 votes

#5 - Season 6

First Aired 10/3/2002

Capeside angst hits a fever pitch during the course of the show's final season as Joey and Dawson rekindle their romance -- with mixed results.

Season 5
32 votes

#6 - Season 5

First Aired 10/11/2001

This season finds Joey heading off to college, Dawson beginning a film internship in Hollywood and Pacey starting a new career at a restaurant.