The BEST Episodes of Over the Garden Wall

Every episode ever - ranked by fan votes!

Last Updated: Sep 15, 2019

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

The Beast has come. The final chapter begins.

star 9.09
447 votes
Writers: Amalia Levari, Tom Herpich, Patrick McHale
Into the Unknown

#2 - Into the Unknown

Season 1 - Episode 9

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

star 8.58
429 votes
Writers: Cole Sanchez, Bert Youn, Amalia Levari, Tom Herpich, Patrick McHale
The Ringing of the Bell

#3 - The Ringing of the Bell

Season 1 - Episode 7

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 8.35
433 votes
Writers: Amalia Levari, Tom Herpich, Patrick McHale
Lullaby in Frogland

#4 - Lullaby in Frogland

Season 1 - Episode 6

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 8.22
435 votes
Writers: Amalia Levari, Tom Herpich, Patrick McHale
Babes in the Wood

#5 - Babes in the Wood

Season 1 - Episode 8

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 8.12
417 votes
Writers: Amalia Levari, Tom Herpich, Patrick McHale
Hard Times at the Huskin' Bee

#6 - Hard Times at the Huskin' Bee

Season 1 - Episode 2

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

#7 - Songs of the Dark Lantern

Season 1 - Episode 4

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 8.02
496 votes
Writers: Amalia Levari, Tom Herpich, Patrick McHale
Schooltown Follies

#8 - Schooltown Follies

Season 1 - Episode 3

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 7.83
535 votes
Writers: Amalia Levari, Tom Herpich, Patrick McHale
Mad Love

#9 - Mad Love

Season 1 - Episode 5

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 7.83
464 votes
Writers: Amalia Levari, Tom Herpich, Patrick McHale
The Old Grist Mill

#10 - The Old Grist Mill

Season 1 - Episode 1

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 7.69
822 votes
Writers: Amalia Levari, Tom Herpich, Patrick McHale