Nickelodeon Celebrates SpongeBob SquarePants with “I ❤ SpongeBob” Week Beginning Monday, Feb. 12, at 4:00 PM


Starting Monday, Feb. 12, Nickelodeon’s “I ❤ SpongeBob” week will showcase fans’ love for SpongeBob SquarePants like never before when celebrities, Nick stars and real kids come together to celebrate everyone’s favorite yellow invertebrate and all his Bikini Bottom friends. Classic fan-favorite SpongeBob SquarePants episodes will marathon daily from 4:00 p.m. – 6:00 p.m. (ET/PT), with brand-new episodes premiering each night at 6:00 p.m. (ET/PT) through Friday, Feb. 16.

From their favorite characters and episodes to the pop culture phenomena of songs, scenes, GIFs and memes that have infiltrated the internet and beyond, “I ❤ SpongeBob” will feature commentaries, re-enactments, personal stories and hysterical observations from a variety of all-star superfans, including: Nick Cannon, Fall Out Boy, Jace Norman (Henry Danger), Lizzy Greene (Nicky, Ricky, Dicky & Dawn), Kira Kosarin (The Thundermans), JoJo Siwa (Lip Sync Battle Shorties), Cree Cicchino (Game Shakers), Nico Tortorella (Younger),SpongeBob SquarePants voice cast members Tom Kenny (SpongeBob), Bill Fagerbakke (Patrick), Rodger Bumpass (Squidward), Carolyn Lawrence (Sandy), Clancy Brown (Mr. Krabs) and many more 

The first brand-new episode, “Chatterbox Gary,” premieres on Monday, Feb. 12, at 6:00 p.m. (ET/PT) with guest star Keith David (Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles) voicing Gary.  In the episode, Gary has a pet translation collar and he’s talking up a storm. Everyone loves it… except for Squidward. 

Classic episodes to air during “I ❤ SpongeBob” include: the pilot, “Help Wanted,” where SpongeBob interviews for his job at the Krusty Krab; “Band Geeks,” when Squidward tried to create a marching band; “F.U.N.,” which features the ever-popular “The F.U.N. Song;” “Ripped Pants,” where SpongeBob rips his pants to make everyone laugh and more.

Viewers can visit the SpongeBob SquarePants page on and the Nick App, along with the SpongeBob Facebook page and SpongeBob Instagram, to get an exclusive look at the series. Episodes of SpongeBob SquarePants are currently available on the Nick App and, for download on iOS, Apple TV, Amazon Fire TV, Roku, Android, and Android TV and Nick On Demand. Episodes are available for purchase on iTunes, Amazon, Google Play, Vudu, Xbox, PlayStation and Verizon.