The BEST Episodes of Happyland

Every episode ever - ranked by fan votes!

Last Updated: Mar 21, 2020

Network: MTV

A soapy teen comedy which explores the underbelly of one of the country’s most popular theme parks and those who work there. The series centers on Lucy, the cynical teenage daughter of idealistic park princess mom, Elena. Having grown up in a world of manufactured happiness, Lucy wants to get out and experience something real. When Ian, the new park owner's son, arrives and sweeps her off her feet, Lucy is left wondering if fairy tale endings do exist after all.

Your Happyland Family

#1 - Your Happyland Family

Season 1 - Episode 8 - Aired Nov 18, 2014

It's the big 4th of July parade in Happyland, but a natural disaster puts a damper on the festivities, forcing everyone underground and all the drama to the surface.

star 7.30
57 votes
Writers: Ben Epstein
Leave of Absence

#2 - Leave of Absence

Season 1 - Episode 7 - Aired Nov 11, 2014

Will and Lucy consider the true nature of their relationship. A Chandler family friend holds a super fan wedding at the park, but an unexpected guest throws a wrench in Elena and James' budding romance.

star 7.17
59 votes
Writers: Jill Cargerman
Repeated Infractions

#3 - Repeated Infractions

Season 1 - Episode 5 - Aired Oct 28, 2014

Lucy and Noah's first night out becomes an unwelcome double date when they run into Ian and Harper.

star 7.10
62 votes
Directors: Rebecca Asher
Writers: Peter Warren
Never Break Character

#4 - Never Break Character

Season 1 - Episode 3 - Aired Oct 14, 2014

Lucy and Ian must pass character training together to continue getting paid, and with a looming eviction Lucy is highly motivated Ian however is not.

star 7.09
66 votes
Directors: Peter Lauer
Writers: Ben Epstein
Park Maintenance

#5 - Park Maintenance

Season 1 - Episode 4 - Aired Oct 21, 2014

At an employee only night in Happyland, Lucy is on an emotional rollercoaster after catching Harper with Ian. Though her attempts to repair her Happyland family fail, a new crush Noah might take the pain away.

star 7.02
63 votes
Directors: Peter Lauer
Writers: Joanna Calo
Disorderly Conduct

#6 - Disorderly Conduct

Season 1 - Episode 6 - Aired Nov 4, 2014

Noah make weekend plans to visit his college, but Elena forbids it. Meanwhile Will and Ian bond over their shared suspicion that Noah might not be the prince charming he's claiming to be.

star 6.98
60 votes
Directors: Rebecca Asher
Writers: Desiree Proctor, Erica Harrell
Price of Admission

#7 - Price of Admission

Season 1 - Episode 2 - Aired Oct 7, 2014

Lucy is determined to talk to James Chandler. A house party with in Dazzle (the Happyland owned town) brings a new flirtation in the form of a college intern and a fight with Harper that leaves Lucy reeling.

star 6.82
39 votes
Directors: Ryan Shiraki
Writers: Jill Cargerman
Pilot

#8 - Pilot

Season 1 - Episode 1 - Aired Sep 30, 2014

James Chandler, president of Happyland moves back to the theme park with his family in tow. Lucy is on a quest to get away from the park's manufactured happiness and be part of something real. Elena reveals a secret to Lucy.

star 6.82
110 votes
Writers: Ben Epstein