The BEST Episodes of My Little Pony: Friendship Is Magic
Every episode ever - ranked by fan votes!
Last Updated: May 22, 2020
Network: Discovery Family
Princess Celestia sends her star pupil, the bookish unicorn Twilight Sparkle, to Ponyville to improve her socialization skills. Twilight quickly makes five new four-legged friends: Applejack, Rainbow Dash, Pinkie Pie, Fluttershy and Rarity. Each instilled with the respective spirits of magic, honesty, loyalty, laughter, kindness and generosity, the animals learn that by working together they can achieve the most important element of all: harmony.
#1 - The Perfect Pear
Season 7 - Episode 13 - Aired Aug 5, 2017
The Apple Siblings learn about their parent's love story and find out that they're half Pear.
#2 - A Canterlot Wedding (2)
Season 2 - Episode 26 - Aired Apr 21, 2012
Shining Armor and Princess Cadance are set to be married, but Twilight Sparkle has just discovered a dark secret about the bride-to-be.
#3 - A Canterlot Wedding (1)
Season 2 - Episode 25 - Aired Apr 21, 2012
Twilight Sparkle is upset that her older brother, Shining Armor, didn't tell her that he's getting married. Twilight is relieved to learn that he is marrying Princess Cadance, but becomes suspicious when Cadance doesn't remember her. My Little Pony: Friendship is Magic - Season 2: Adventures in Canterlot, Song #10: "B.B.B.F.F" My Little Pony: Friendship is Magic - Season 2: Adventures in Canterlot, Song #11: "B.B.B.F.F - Reprise Version" Songs in My Little Pony: Friendship is Magic - Season 2: Adventures in Canterlot, Episode 26: A Canterlot Wedding - Part 2 My Little Pony: Friendship is Magic - Season 2: Adventures in Canterlot, Song #12: "This Day Aria" My Little Pony: Friendship is Magic - Season 2: Adventures in Canterlot, Song #13: "This Day Aria - Reprise Version" My Little Pony: Friendship is Magic - Season 2: Adventures in Canterlot, Song #14: "Love is in Bloom" My Little Pony: Friendship is Magic - Season 2: Adventures in Canterlot, Song #14: "Love is in Bloom - Extended Version" - (Exclusive Song in My Little Pony: Frendship is Magic - Season 2 - DVD Box Set | Released By Shout! Factory)
#4 - The Return of Harmony (1)
Season 2 - Episode 1 - Aired Sep 17, 2011
A chaos-causing creature named Discord escapes from his stone prison. Twilight and her friends must stop him by using The Elements of Harmony... if they can find where Discord has hidden them.
#5 - The Best Night Ever
Season 1 - Episode 26 - Aired May 6, 2011
After much anticipation, Canterlot's Grand Galloping Gala has finally begun. As Twilight and her friends take part in the festivities, only one question remains: Is it everything the ponies imagined it to be? My Little Pony; Friendship is Magic - Season 1, Song #12: "At the Gala." My Little Pony; Friendship is Magic - Season 1, Song #: "I'm at The Grand Galloping Gala." My Little Pony; Friendship is Magic - Season 1, Song #: "The Pony Pokey"
#7 - Crusaders of the Lost Mark
Season 5 - Episode 18 - Aired Oct 10, 2015
When Pip Squeak decides to run for class president, the Cutie Mark Crusaders rally around their friend, but find themselves helping their long-time nemesis, Diamond Tiara, in an unexpected way.
#8 - Sweet and Elite
Season 2 - Episode 9 - Aired Dec 3, 2011
Twilight arranges for Rarity to stay with the Princess during a visit to Canterlot, but after Rarity gets to hobnob with Canterlot's social elite, she must choose between important social connections and spending time with her friends. My Little Pony; Friendship is Magic - Season 2, Song #2: "Becoming Popular"
#9 - Luna Eclipsed
Season 2 - Episode 4 - Aired Oct 22, 2011
It's Nightmare Night and the macabre celebrations are in full swing when Luna herself shows up in Ponyville, determined to change her frightening public image.
#10 - The Lost Treasure of Griffonstone
Season 5 - Episode 8 - Aired May 23, 2015
Rainbow Dash and Pinkie Pie are called by the map to the ancient kingdom of Griffonstone but have conflicting ideas as to what problem they have been called to fix.
#11 - Twilight's Kingdom (2)
Season 4 - Episode 26 - Aired May 10, 2014
The other princesses transfer all of their magical power to Twilight in hopes of saving Equestria. Song: "Let the Rainbow Remind You"
#12 - The Cutie Mark Chronicles
Season 1 - Episode 23 - Aired Apr 15, 2011
Every pony with a cutie mark has a different story to tell about how he or she earned it. Taking a break from pursuing their hidden talents, the Cutie Mark Crusaders decide to ask Rainbow Dash and the others about their marks. They soon discover that one particular story has a surprising connection to the other five. My Little Pony; Friendship is Magic - Season 1, Song #11: "So Many Wonders"
#13 - The Cutie Map (1)
Season 5 - Episode 1 - Aired Apr 4, 2015
As Twilight Sparkle and her friends get used to her new castle, they find that when they each sit on their respective thrones, they activate a map that shows trouble across Equestria. Traveling to one point, they find a town where all the ponies have the same cutie mark, an equals sign. All of the ponies except Fluttershy suspect something is wrong with the town's creepy smiles and over-the-top joy, particularly after meeting their leader, Starlight Glimmer. Starlight shows that all the ponies living there have given up their cutie marks, leaving them stored in a nearby cave, as by being equal with no special talents, they all can achieve friendship better. Twilight and her friends secretly meet with other ponies who recognize that Starlight's vision for the town is not normal and ask for their help. When the six try to retrieve the cutie marks, they are lured into a trap and Starlight is able to take their marks.
#14 - The Last Problem
Season 9 - Episode 26 - Aired Oct 12, 2019
In the distant future, Princess Twilight is visited by a student named Luster Dawn with a friendship problem. As she attempts to solve it, she looks back on the times she and the Mane Six spent together.
#15 - The Return of Harmony (2)
Season 2 - Episode 2 - Aired Sep 24, 2011
Twilight's friends have been corrupted by Discord, and all of Equestria is about to fall into total chaos. Twilight remembers about the riddle of finding the stolen Elements of Harmony. However, even after obtaining them, can she and her friends defeat their most powerful foe yet with almost all hope lost?
#16 - Party of One
Season 1 - Episode 25 - Aired Apr 29, 2011
After a successful party celebrating the first birthday of Gummy, her pet alligator, Pinkie Pie invites her friends for an "After Birthday" party the next day. However, they claim to have other errands to run, declining the invitations. She finds out these so-called "errands" are just an excuse to avoid the party. Have they grown tired of the pink pony's frequent celebrations, or is there something bigger involved?
#17 - A Hearth's Warming Tail
Season 6 - Episode 8 - Aired May 14, 2016
Starlight Glimmer has a case of the holiday blues, so Twilight tries to help cure her by reading one of her favorite Hearth Warming's Eve stories, A Hearth's Warming Tale.
#18 - Wonderbolts Academy
Season 3 - Episode 7 - Aired Dec 15, 2012
Rainbow Dash receives an invitation to attend the Wonderbolts Academy, but after struggling to keep up with the fast and reckless Lightning Dust, Rainbow questions whether she is Wonderbolt material.
#19 - The Super Speedy Cider Squeezy 6000
Season 2 - Episode 15 - Aired Jan 28, 2012
The Flim Flam brothers challenge the Apples to a Cider Making Contest and the winner of the showdown gets to take Sweet Apple Acres, so with the farm in peril, the Apple ponies must come together and muster all their cider making skills. My Little Pony: Friendship is Magic - Season 2, Song #5: "The Flim Flam Brothers Super Speedy Cider Squeezy 6000 Song"
#20 - Read It and Weep
Season 2 - Episode 16 - Aired Feb 4, 2012
After mocking it as an 'egghead' pursuit, Rainbow Dash discovers the joys of reading while laid up in Ponyville Hospital. Can she finish her book before her friends discover her secret?
#21 - The Cutie Re-Mark (2)
Season 5 - Episode 26 - Aired Nov 28, 2015
Princess Twilight and her friends continue to fight against Starlight's attempts to alter the past, but they fear that their efforts may be in vain.
#22 - Do Princesses Dream of Magic Sheep?
Season 5 - Episode 13 - Aired Jul 11, 2015
Princess Luna enlists the Mane 6 to search for and locate the Tantabus, a magical force that threatens to turn the dreams of every pony into nightmares.
#23 - Apple Family Reunion
Season 3 - Episode 8 - Aired Dec 22, 2012
Granny Smith agrees to let Applejack lead the Apple Family reunion but Applejack loses sight of what is truly important. My Little Pony: Friendship is Magic - Season 3, Song #5: "Raise This Barn"
#24 - The Summer Sun Setback
Season 9 - Episode 17 - Aired Aug 24, 2019
Twilight is determined to make Celestia and Luna's last Summer Sun Celebration memorable, but things start going horribly wrong.
#25 - To Where and Back Again (1)
Season 6 - Episode 25 - Aired Oct 22, 2016
Without the help of Twilight Sparkle and the other Mane Six, Starlight Glimmer assembles an unlikely team of heroes to defend Equestria from the return of one of its greatest threats.