The Wonder Years: Season 5

Episodes

# Air Date Title
1 Oct 02
1991

The Lake

The Arnold and Pfeiffer family go on a joint family trip. Kevin meets a wild young girl who smokes! Kevin and Cara have a good time together, so much so that he ditches dinner…

2 Oct 09
1991

Day One

Kevin’s first day of high school is not all it’s cracked up to be. He tries to set himself up as the class clown, but it backfires. He is hassled by a nerd and his…

3 Oct 16
1991

The Hardware Store

Fed up with the low pay at his first regular job, Kevin decides to try for a job at the mall where he can meet girls. He demands a pay rise, not expecting to get it. When he do…

4 Oct 23
1991

Frank and Denise

Denise and Frank seem to be made for each other, until Denise turns her eye to Kevin because he understands poetry. Although she breaks up with Frank and kisses Kevin, Kev thin…

5 Oct 30
1991

Full Moon Rising

When Ricky Halsenbach turns 16, Kev and friends decide to go cruising for chicks. Kevin gets into trouble with Cindy after she catches him in a lie. Purdle moons Kevin’s…

6 Nov 06
1991

Triangle

Kevin does not understand why Wayne’s new girlfriend, Sandy, is with him. The tables are turned when Sandy approaches Kevin behind Wayne’s back and kisses him. In f…

7 Nov 20
1991

Soccer

Kevin joins the school’s soccer team in an attempt to become involved in school sports, but becomes very frustrated with the team’s lackluster performance and an ex…

8 Dec 04
1991

Dinner Out

It’s dinner out for Jack’s forty-third birthday. But Jack is grumpy, mainly because he is still not talking to his daughter. Norma and Michael try to mediate the ar…

9 Dec 11
1991

Christmas Party

Kevin doesn’t want to attend his family’s annual Christmas party for the neighborhood because it will only be his parent’s friends – all his friends wil…

10 Dec 18
1991

Pfeiffer's Choice

The Pfeiffer and Arnold families have always been friends, but that friendship is threatened when the Pfeiffer’s come into a lot of money due to a real estate investment…

11 Jan 08
1992

Road Test

Kevin is motivated to get his driver’s license by the promise of a date with Jessica. But Kev can’t parallel park and he whimps out of taking his test and lies to h…

12 Jan 15
1992

Grandpas' Car

Grandpa Arnold is getting old and is involved in a minor car accident. He isn’t ready to give up his driver’s licence until his grandson, Kevin, tells him what he n…

13 Jan 29
1992

Kodachrome

Miss Shaw was one of Kevin’s more memorable teacher’s. She was young, black, anti-authoritarian and actually enjoys teaching. But her unorthodox methods get her in…

14 Feb 05
1992

Private Butthead

While Kevin is asked to consider his future, Wayne makes a decision to leave school and join the army. Jack and Norma try to talk Wayne out of it, but he won’t listen. Wa…

15 Feb 12
1992

Of Mastodons and Men

Kevin has been dating Julie Aidem for two weeks when she invites him for dinner with her family and asks him to tell her parents they are going steady. When he sees Mr. Aidem i…

16 Feb 26
1992

Double Double Date

Kevin wants to date Inga and he uses Winnie to help him get a date. Winnie does the same thing to Kevin, getting set up with new guy Matt Stevens. They end up double-dating at…

17 Mar 11
1992

Hero

Kevin is on a first-name basis with McKinley’s High’s basketball hero, Bobby Riddle. When the team makes it to the regional finals, Kevin’s dad decides to att…

18 Mar 18
1992

Lunch Stories

It’s lunchtime at McKinley High and the cafeteria is full of life. Chuck spies a potential date. Ricky worries about an assignment he is yet to finish. Wayne tries to win…

19 Mar 25
1992

Carnal Knowledge

Kevin, Ricky and Chuck plan on sneaking into an R-rated movie, while Paul decides he’d rather stay home and talk marine biology with a family friend’s daughter. Kev…

20 Apr 08
1992

The Lost Weekend

When Kevin’s parents go away for the weekend, he invites his friends around for a poker game. But when the game gets boring, Chuck and Ricky call all their friends and Ke…

21 Apr 22
1992

Stormy Weather

When Karen returns home one night, Kevin and Wayne’s living arrangements are thrown into chaos. She’s had a fight with Michael and they’re not talking. Jack d…

22 Apr 29
1992

The Wedding

While Karen has agreed to marry Michael, she has not agreed to have a traditional ceremony like her mother wants. She also doesn’t know how to tell her family that she an…

23 May 06
1992

Back To The Lake

Summertime used to be fun, but now everyone’s gotta work. Kevin has a job at a Chinese Restaurant with Paul, but one day – after finding a Christmas card he receive…

24 May 13
1992

Broken Hearts and Burgers

Kevin is torn between whether to try getting back with Winnie or just enjoying his time at the diner with friends. Includes flashbacks of Winnie in the pilot, ““Ste…

About The Wonder Years

The Wonder Years tells the story of Kevin Arnold (Fred Savage) facing the trials and tribulations of youth while growing up during the 1960s. Told through narration from an adult Kevin (Daniel Stern), Kevin faces the difficulties of mantaining relationships and friendships on his enthralling journey into adulthood.

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