The BEST Episodes of Over the Garden Wall

Every episode ever - ranked by fan votes!

Last Updated: Feb 6, 2020

Network: Cartoon Network

Two brothers, Wirt and Greg, find themselves lost in the Unknown; a strange forest adrift in time. With the help of a wise old Woodsman and a foul-tempered bluebird named Beatrice, Wirt and Greg must travel across this strange land, in hope of finding their way home. Join them as they encounter surprises and obstacles on their journey through the wood.

The Unknown

#1 - The Unknown

Season 1 - Episode 10 - Aired Nov 7, 2014

The Beast has come. The final chapter begins.

star 9.14
516 votes
Writers: Amalia Levari, Patrick McHale, Tom Herpich
Into the Unknown

#2 - Into the Unknown

Season 1 - Episode 9 - Aired Nov 7, 2014

The origin of Wirt and Greg’s descent into the Unknown reveals itself.

star 8.63
523 votes
Writers: Amalia Levari, Bert Youn, Cole Sanchez, Patrick McHale, Tom Herpich
The Ringing of the Bell

#3 - The Ringing of the Bell

Season 1 - Episode 7 - Aired Nov 6, 2014

After unexpected darkness tears the gang apart, Wirt takes charge and meets Loma, a young woman forced to do housework by an odious witch with a magic bell.

star 8.47
529 votes
Writers: Amalia Levari, Patrick McHale, Tom Herpich
Lullaby in Frogland

#4 - Lullaby in Frogland

Season 1 - Episode 6 - Aired Nov 5, 2014

We join Wirt and Greg on a lighthearted romp aboard the Frogland Ferry as they approach Adelaide of the Pasture. But why is Beatrice acting so glum?

star 8.33
533 votes
Writers: Amalia Levari, Patrick McHale, Tom Herpich
Hard Times at the Huskin' Bee

#5 - Hard Times at the Huskin' Bee

Season 1 - Episode 2 - Aired Nov 3, 2014

A bluebird named Beatrice offers to guide Wirt and Greg to Adelaide of the Pasture and help them get home. But when Wirt refuses her help, he ends up at the annual Pottsfield harvest festival.

star 8.16
690 votes
Writers: Amalia Levari, Patrick McHale, Tom Herpich
Babes in the Wood

#6 - Babes in the Wood

Season 1 - Episode 8 - Aired Nov 6, 2014

While Wirt and Greg lay down to rest, they're drawn into a dreamworld of cherubs, flowers, and clouds where Greg must battle the North Wind. Meanwhile, Wirt has given up hope of getting home, causing Greg to realize that it may take more than dreams and wishes to complete their journey.

star 8.07
513 votes
Writers: Amalia Levari, Patrick McHale, Tom Herpich
Songs of the Dark Lantern

#7 - Songs of the Dark Lantern

Season 1 - Episode 4 - Aired Nov 4, 2014

Beatrice is left out in the rain with a brainless horse while Wirt and Greg must ask for directions in a lively colonial tavern called "The Dark Lantern" where some surprising secrets are revealed about the Unknown.

star 7.98
590 votes
Writers: Amalia Levari, Patrick McHale, Tom Herpich
Mad Love

#8 - Mad Love

Season 1 - Episode 5 - Aired Nov 5, 2014

Is millionaire Quincy Endicott's sprawling mansion haunted by a beautiful ghost, or is the tea baron going mad? Greg and Fred the Horse are on the case! Meanwhile, Wirt and Beatrice get trapped in an armoire while searching for loose change.

star 7.89
556 votes
Writers: Amalia Levari, Patrick McHale, Tom Herpich
Schooltown Follies

#9 - Schooltown Follies

Season 1 - Episode 3 - Aired Nov 4, 2014

Wirt, Greg and Beatrice get all mixed up in the musical antics of a schoolhouse of animals, a lovelorn teacher, a grouchy old benefactor, and an escaped gorilla.

star 7.85
634 votes
Writers: Amalia Levari, Patrick McHale, Tom Herpich
The Old Grist Mill

#10 - The Old Grist Mill

Season 1 - Episode 1 - Aired Nov 3, 2014

Lost in the mysterious woods of the Unknown, two brothers named Wirt and Gregory run into a jaded old woodsman who warns them to beware the terrifying Beast that roams the dark forest.

star 7.78
929 votes
Writers: Amalia Levari, Patrick McHale, Tom Herpich