Portlandia: Season 3


# Air Date Title
1 Dec 14

Winter in Portlandia

It’s wintertime in Portlandia and Peter and Nance struggle to keep off winter weight by cutting pasta from their diets; Candace’s son visits Women and Women First b…

1 Dec 14

Winter in Portlandia

A thirty-minute Portlandia Christmas special. The special features Bohemian couple Peter and Nance struggling to keep off winter weight, putting Peter into pasta withdrawal; Ca…

2 Jan 04

Take Back MTV

Spyke and Iris join forces with a gang of former MTV stars to take back MTV from the Tweens; a group of frustrated college g…

3 Jan 04


The Mayor sends Fred and Carrie on a door-to-door mission to Seattle to recruit new citizens for Portland; pedicab driver hustles for clients; Peter and Nance prepare for the o…

4 Jan 11

Nina's Birthday

Nina goes to great lengths to throw an extravagant 32nd birthday party for herself. The day-long event is set to include activities ranging from horseback rides to sunrise yoga…

5 Jan 18


Concerned parents Brendan and Michelle start a band that makes kids music; The Portland Nerd Council issues a Public Service Announcement; Malcom and Kris have an uncomfortable…

6 Jan 25

Off the Grid

Following an environmental scandal, The Mayor steps down from office and moves off the grid; a dolphin discovers that plastic bags have been banned in Portland; musicians compe…

7 Feb 01

The Temp

A temp worker hopes to turn her stint as Interim Mayor of Portland into a full-time job with Fred and Carrie’s help; a wedding is interrupted; local baristas draft a coff…

8 Feb 08

Soft Opening

Peter and Nance practice hosting friends at the soft opening of their bed and breakfast; a magazine features a local furniture maker in their Man Issue; steampunks attend a con…

9 Feb 15


The City of Portland is overrun with art projects; Fred and Carrie’s relationship is complicated by their roommate Alexandra; a movie theater sells artisanal concessions.…

10 Feb 22


The Rats decide to move out of their newly-gentrified neighborhood; first-time parents read various child-rearing books; Gahvin and his girlfriend go to the movies; Carrie and…

11 Mar 01


Electricity is shut off for the entire City of Portland due to unpaid bills at the Mayor’s Office. Peter and Nance have a mysterious guest at their bed and breakfast. Kat…

11 Mar 08

season finale

About Portlandia

Sketch comedy starring Fred Armisen and Carrie Brownstein, based on the oddball characters and settings of Portland, Oregon.