HBO announces May episodes of Sesame Street!
For younger viewers still stuck at home and parents looking for new ways to keep them entertained, HBO has revealed that the iconic crew of Sesame Street are set to return in May with five new episodes exploring everything from nature to Spanish and maps! Check out the episode descriptions below!
Season 50, Episode 25: “A Very Special Fiesta”
Debut date: SATURDAY, MAY 2 (9:00-9:30 a.m. ET/PT)
Charlie, Grover, Rudy, and Abby help Rosita and her abuela plan for a friend’s fiesta. While trying to figure out what they need for the party, they try to guess who Rosita and her abuela’s friend could be.
Season 50, Episode 26: “Back to Nature”
Debut date: SATURDAY, MAY 9 (9:00-9:30 a.m. ET/PT)
Abby and Rudy want to bring nature inside Hooper’s so Chris can feel like he’s outside. Abby uses her mom’s magic wand but makes a mistake and fills Hooper’s with too many animals and plants. Abby apologizes for using her mom’s wand without permission and together, with her mom, she learns how to fix her mistake without using magic.
Season 50, Episode 27: “Welcome Baby Chicks”
Debut date: SATURDAY, MAY 16 (9:00-9:30 a.m. ET/PT)
Elmo, Abby, Bert, and Ernie have to be patient and wait for baby chicks to hatch. By singing and making arts and crafts together, they learn that time can fly when you’re having fun.
Season 50, Episode 28: “Searching for Letter Y”
Debut date: SATURDAY, MAY 23 (9:00-9:30 a.m. ET/PT)
Telly, Elmo, and Abby become knights and go on a quest to help an AM Letter “Y’ find its purpose in life.
Season 50, Episode 29: “The Treasure of Yucky Mama”
Debut date: SATURDAY, MAY 30 (9:00-9:30 a.m. ET/PT)
Yucky Mama’s old treasure map is discovered during Oscar’s spring dusting. The map shows how Sesame Street used to look 50 years ago. To find the treasure, Oscar, Elmo, Abby, Nina, and Charlie use the map to find their way around Sesame Street, comparing the places that used to be on the Street to the places that are there now, and complete three grouchy challenges.
Sesame Street is currently available to watch on HBO NOW, HBO GO and HBO On Demand, as well as the networks’ streaming platform partners!