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First Air Date: January 8th, 2003
Last Air Date: August 7th, 2017
Created By: Mike Fleiss
Star Casts: Rachel Lindsay, Chris Harrison
Aired On: ABC
Episode Runtime: 60 minutes
Total Seasons: 13 Seasons
Total Episodes: 151 Episodes
Type: Reality
Status: Returning Series
Homepage: ABC - The Bachelorette

Last Updated: Thu, 29 Mar 2018 09:57:10 +0000

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The Bachelorette


A single bachelorette dates multiple men over several weeks, narrowing them down to hopefully find her true love.

Seasons and Episodes

Specials (2 Episodes)

1: 20/20 Stories Behind The Rose - Aired: 2010-07-26

A behind-the-scenes look at the popular ABC reality show “The Bachelor.” Were their warning signs to Jake and Vienna’s breakup?

2: Ashley and JP's Wedding - Aired: 2012-12-16

No overview available.

Season 1 (10 Episodes)

1: Week 1 - Aired: 2003-01-08

In the season premiere, we meet the Bachelorette, Trista, and learn about her past, who she is, and what makes her so special. Trista then hosts a cocktail party and is introduced to the 25 men hoping to become her husband for the first time. By the end of the evening, she faces the daunting task of selecting 15 whom she would like to know better, and presents each one with a single red rose. But at this point and at every point thereafter, the men can either accept or decline the Bachelorette's invitation to continue on the journey. After much deliberation, Trista offered a rose to Russell, Greg T., Ryan, Brian C., Brook, Michael, Brian S., Jack, Charlie, Josh, Brian H., Jamie, Rob, Jeff, and Bob. The men who accepted the rose will now move into a bachelor pad for much of their courtship with the Bachelorette.

2: Week 2 - Aired: 2003-01-15

The 15 men who made it through the first Rose Ceremony move into their Bachelor Pad and begin a series of group dates with Trista. Chris Harrison hosts.

3: Week 3 - Aired: 2003-01-22

Two of Trista's friends---including a fellow cohort from the first season of “The Bachelor”---arrive to grill the guys on their intentions. In addition, the one-on-one dates begin. Chris Harrison hosts.

4: Week 4 - Aired: 2003-01-29

Parting is such sweet sorrow for one of the four guys who gets the boot, as Trista trims down her stable to three potential partners. Chris Harrison hosts.

5: Week 5 - Aired: 2003-02-05

With one week left---and her decision looming---Trista takes her three lads-in-waiting on exotic overnight dates before naming her top two. Chris Harrison hosts.

6: The Men Tell All - Aired: 2003-02-12

The 23 ousted fellows reconvene to discuss the politics of group dating, the Rose Ceremonies rejections and their ill-fated plays for Trista. Chris Harrison hosts.

7: Week 6 - Aired: 2003-02-19

In the season finale, Trista makes her final choice after the remaining two suitors each have dinner with her family in her home town of St. Louis. Host: Chris Harrison.

8: Trista & Ryan's Wedding, Part 1 - Aired: 2003-11-26

Trista and Ryan meet their wedding planner and make important decisions about their wedding.

9: Trista & Ryan's Wedding, Part 2 - Aired: 2003-12-03

No overview available.

10: Trista & Ryan's Wedding, Part 3 - Aired: 2003-12-10

No overview available.

Season 2 (9 Episodes)

1: Week 1 - Aired: 2004-01-14

Twenty-five fellows get some time with Ex-"Bachelor" contestant Meredith Phillips during a dinner party that ends with 10 of them heading home. Chris Harrison hosts.

2: Week 2 - Aired: 2004-01-21

The gent who received the white rose during the first ceremony gets his one-on-one date with Meredith at a Hollywood mansion. Meanwhile, the remaining suitors head out on group dates that end with five more fellows getting the boot. Chris Harrison hosts.

3: Week 3 - Aired: 2004-01-28

The dates continue with the 10 men remaining, including a one-on-one in Chinatown and a group outing to see the Mighty Ducks play. After that, though, four more head for the door. Chris Harrison hosts.

4: Week 4 - Aired: 2004-02-04

Meredith's friends---incuding fellow “Bachelor” exile Kelly Jo---stop by to meet and quiz the six guys she's picked so far. Chris Harrison hosts.

5: Week 5 - Aired: 2004-02-11

Meredith heads to the home towns of her four remaining suitors to meet their friends and family before returning to L.A. to send one more man packing. Chris Harrison hosts.

6: Week 6 - Aired: 2004-02-18

Time's running out for Meredith, who takes her final three suitors on lavish overnight dates before picking her top two choices. Chris Harrison hosts.

7: Week 7 - Aired: 2004-02-19

The 23 ousted men reconvene to discuss Meredith, group dates and getting in each other's faces. After that, Miss Phillips pops in to face the fellows and studio-audience questions. Chris Harrison hosts.

8: The Final Rose - Aired: 2004-02-25

Meredith hands out her final rose in the season's two-hour finale, but not before taking her last two suitors home to meet the folks. Chris Harrison hosts.

9: After the Final Rose - Aired: 2004-02-26

No overview available.

Season 3 (11 Episodes)

1: The Bachelorette: The Men Tell All (Season 2) - Aired: 2004-02-19

WEDNESDAY, FEBRUARY 19 (8:00-9:00 p.m., ET) -- Meredith faces the 23 rejected men for the first time since they left the show, as the men who did not receive roses from Meredith reunite to dish and give their predictions on which of the two remaining men she's likely to choose.

2: The Bachelorette: After the Final Rose (Season 2) - Aired: 2004-02-26

THURSDAY, FEBRUARY 26 (8:00-9:00 p.m., ET) - This one-hour special features the first public appearance by the happy couple, and includes an appearance by the man who was not chosen. ""The Bachelorette: After the Final Rose"" - this first-ever LIVE one-hour special features the first public appearance by the happy couple, who will take calls from viewers. The call-in number will be given at the top of the broadcast, and will also be found on abc.com, keyword: Bachelorette. In addition, the next Bachelor, NY Giants quarterback Jesse Palmer, will be introduced.

3: Week 1 (Season 3) - Aired: 2005-01-10

JEN SCHEFFT SEARCHES FOR LOVE IN ONE OF AMERICA'S MOST ROMANTIC CITIES, NEW YORK, AS ABC'S HIT ROMANCE REALITY SERIES, ""THE BACHELORETTE,"" HEADS TO THE BIG APPLE, PREMIERING MONDAY, JANUARY 10, 2005 The Third Installment of ""The Bachelorette"" Airs on a New Night Jen Becomes the First Bachelorette to Actually Help Select the Men Who Will Compete for Her Affection. Jen's Friends Give Her the Lowdown on Guys, and Special Performances By Vanessa Williams and Peter Cincotti Are Showcased During the Series Reality TV star and fan favorite Jennifer Schefft gets a second chance at love in the third installment of ""The Bachelorette,"" as ABC's hit romance reality series returns on a new night with a two-hour special premiere, MONDAY, JANUARY 10 (9:00-11:00 p.m., ET), on the ABC Television Network. This season ""The Bachelorette"" says goodbye to the beaches of Southern California and hello to the streets of the Big Apple, as New York becomes the exciting new location for the hit series. Jen, a 2

4: Week 2 (Season 3) - Aired: 2005-01-17

""Episode 302"" - The 15 men in Jen's life are ready to rumble - prompting the neighbors to call the police when the guys get loud and contentious in the bachelor pad. Not only is the pressure already getting to Jen's suitors, but Jen must calm herself as she prepares to go on her first one-on-one date with Keith, who received the ""first impression"" rose from Jen's best friends, Michelle and Abby. Then, Jen and seven of the men get the VIP treatment at a New York Knicks game at Madison Square Garden. On the other group date, Jen and some of the guys get a view of Manhattan high above the streets aboard a double-decker bus, and then enjoy an evening at sea on a harbor cruise. The competition heats up, as Jen must eliminate nearly half the men, going from 15 to eight, on ""The Bachelorette,"" MONDAY, JANUARY 17 (9:00-10:00 p.m., ET), on the ABC Television Network. The men begin to show their true colors as Jen tours the city with the first group of them, all vying for some one-on-one time.

5: Week 3 (Season 3) - Aired: 2005-01-24

A GAME OF STREET BASKETBALL SEPARATES THE MEN FROM THE BOYS, AND ONE MAN BREAKS DOWN IN TEARS DURING A DATE, ON ABC'S ""THE BACHELORETTE"" R& B/Pop Vocalist and Actress Vanessa Williams Is Spotlighted in a Private Performance At Harlem's Cotton Club, and One Lucky Guy Takes a High Stakes Trip With Jen to Mohegan Sun Casino in Connecticut ""Episode 303"" - The men square off in a very physical game of street basketball, and are not afraid to slam one another to the ground if it means they will get some one-on-one time with Jen. As one team prevails, one special guy wins a romantic date with Jen to Harlem's Cotton Club, where the couple is serenaded with a special private performance by Lava Records' R&B/pop vocalist and actress Vanessa Williams. During the date, things get emotional as Jen's date breaks down about a past love. Then Jen steals away one of the guys on a helicopter ride to the Mohegan Sun Casino in Connecticut, where the stakes couldn't be any higher. Back at the house, the

6: Week 4 (Season 3) - Aired: 2005-01-31

THE RACE IS ON TO THE TOP OF THE EMPIRE STATE BUILDING TO WIN A ROMANTIC EVENING WITH JEN, ON ABC'S ""THE BACHELORETTE"" Fabrice Makes a Startling Announcement that Shocks Jen, And a Man Walks Out of the Rose Ceremony ""Episode 304"" - A surprise visit from Chris Harrison on a group date in Little Italy sends the men on a foot race to the top of the Empire State Building. Stripped of all their money, the men will have to get creative in order to be the first to the top. That one guy will get to spend the rest of the evening alone with Jen. In another competition, the men write anonymous letters to Jen describing why they feel they would be a good husband. Jen will have to choose the two best letters, and those men win individual dates with her. One lucky guy will get to spend an intimate evening at Frederick P. Rose Hall, the new home of Jazz at Lincoln Center, which includes a special performance by Concord Records' artist Peter Cincotti. Then, Jen and another lucky guy will strap on th

7: Week 5 (Season 3) - Aired: 2005-02-07

No overview available.

8: Week 6 (Season 3) - Aired: 2005-02-14

JEN AND HER THREE REMAINING SUITORS TRAVEL TO ROMANTIC AND EXOTIC LOCATIONS, ON A SPECIAL VALENTINE'S DAY EPISODE OF ABC'S ""THE BACHELORETTE"" ""Episode 306"" - Join Jen for three especially romantic Valentine's Day dates, as she and the remaining men - John Paul, Jerry and Ryan -- travel for overnight trips to the Fairmont Southampton Hotel in Bermuda, Daufuskie Island Resort outside Savannah, Georgia, and Chatham Bars Inn in Cape Cod. Jen and John Paul fly off to Bermuda, where they fit in a Jet Ski ride and picnic on the beach before it starts raining and they have to head for cover. Things turn serious when they imagine what their everyday life would be like together, as they enjoy a romantic dinner on the beach punctuated with a spectacular fireworks display. A relaxing and idyllic date awaits Jen and Jerry, as they spend time at the Daufuskie Island Resort, where they picnic, play croquet and take a spin in a horse-drawn carriage. Things heat up when Jen challenges Jerry's sin

9: The Bachelorette: The Men Tell All (Season 3) - Aired: 2005-02-21

ANDREW FIRESTONE RETURNS TO FACE OFF WITH THE 23 MEN WHO DID NOT RECEIVE ROSES FROM JEN, ON ABC'S ""THE BACHELORETTE: THE MEN TELL ALL"" Fabrice and Stu Also Return to Set the Record Straight ""The Bachelorette: The Men Tell All"" - In one of biggest surprises in ""Bachelor"" or ""Bachelorette"" history, Andrew Firestone, the man who first proposed to Jen in April 2003 during the third installment of ""The Bachelor,"" confronts the 23 rejected men who have left the show - including Stu, who was dubbed a ""stalker"" by the other guys, and Fabrice, who walked out on Jen before the rose ceremony. Andrew offers his opinion of the men, their unkind comments about him and their behavior towards his former sweetheart, as well as sets the record straight on the real story of his break-up with Jen. What does Andrew really think about Jen's second attempt to find love? In addition, the men who did not receive roses from Jen reunite to give the behind-the-scenes lowdown, attempting to resolve lingering confl

10: Week 7 (Season 3) - Aired: 2005-02-28

SEASON FINALE IT'S ONE OF THE MOST DRAMATIC AND ROMANTIC EVENINGS EVER ON ABC WITH A SPECIAL BIG NIGHT FOR ""THE BACHELORETTE,"" MONDAY, FEBRUARY 28. Jen Agonizes Between Choosing Jerry or John Paul, But for the First Time Ever, There Are Two Proposals, on the Special Two-Hour Finale of ABC's ""The Bachelorette"" Then: In a Dramatic Night of Firsts, Jen and Her Chosen Man Make Their First Public Appearance, and Jen Will Answer Her Chosen One's Proposal, LIVE, On ABC's ""The Bachelorette: After the Final Rose"" ""Episode 307"" - The pressure has finally gotten to Jen. Faced with making one of the toughest decisions in her life - whether to choose Jerry or John Paul - she has an emotional meltdown. After bringing both the men home to meet her parents and one final intimate date with each guy back in her New York loft, the reality of the situation hits her. Her memories from ""The Bachelor"" and the aftermath of the series come flooding back. She never understood how difficult this choice would be.

11: The Bachelorette: After The Final Rose (Season 3) - Aired: 2005-02-28

No overview available.

Season 4 (11 Episodes)

1: Week 1 - Aired: 2008-05-19

DeAnna Pappas, the finalist on a 2007 edition of "The Bachelor" who was spurned at the last moment by Brad Womack, is now dispensing roses herself as the fourth female edition of the dating-contest perennial begins. Joining DeAnna on the opener is fellow 2007 finalist Jenni Croft, who helps DeAnna sift through the 25 candidates before she eliminates 10 of them in the first rose ceremony. But first, DeAnna must hand out three "first impression" roses, and her first one is literally that.

2: Week 2 - Aired: 2008-05-26

The 15 Week 1 survivors arrive at DeAnna's villa to learn that Jeremy, Jesse and Richard, the three who received "first-impression" roses, get to live there for a week. Then DeAnna and Graham go to a beach for sun, surf and serious talk. As for the other 14, DeAnna takes half to Hollywood's Magic Castle and the rest to Dodger Stadium for baseball swatting, national-anthem mangling and tips on love from Tommy Lasorda. Later, there's a push-up contest, and at the rose ceremony, three must go.

3: Week 3 - Aired: 2008-06-02

Twelve bachelors remain, 11 of whom find themselves backstage at Ellen DeGeneres' talk show, where they're quizzed by Ellen---and show off their "Ellen" boxer shorts. And 10 accompany DeAnna to a dude ranch, where Jeremy and Ron get into an argument. DeAnna also has two one-on-one dates: one with Jason, who has yet to tell her that he's already a dad; the other with Richard, who, she fears, might be just a "friend." At the rose ceremony, DeAnna pares the roster to nine.

4: Week 4 - Aired: 2008-06-09

DeAnna accuses the nine remaining bachelors of refusing to take the competition seriously, but first she invites them to compete in a singing contest. The prize: a one-on-one date that includes a private performance by Natasha Bedingfield. Six of the others accompany DeAnna to the California Speedway, where everyone gets behind the wheel, then Robert and Fred get a home-cooked meal (with one getting a rose after dessert). And following the rose-ceremony pruning, six guys are left standing.

5: Week 5 - Aired: 2008-06-16

With six bachelors remaining, DeAnna Pappas assesses the competition to win her heart so far, as do her six beaus. Also: outtakes from past episodes; an appearance by 2003 Bachelorette Trista Rehn and her husband, Ryan Sutter.

6: Week 6 - Aired: 2008-06-16

Jesse, Jason, Jeremy, Graham, Sean and Twilley accompany DeAnna to Palm Springs, where she and Sean take a tram to a mountaintop rendezvous for dinner, and Jeremy dines, dances (and sings) with her in Frank Sinatra's onetime home. As for the other four, their DeAnna time consists of an ATV ride through the desert. (One proves to be a particularly adept rider.) Then it's on to the rose ceremony, where two guys get bad news and four begin preparations for hometown dates.

7: Week 7 - Aired: 2008-06-23

DeAnna meets her final four on their home courts when she meets their families. One dinner is disturbingly tense, another's family warns her not to be a heartbreaker, and a third guy's mother is surprisingly candid. The fourth guy's family goes out of the way to make her feel at home---Greek feast included---but she wonders whether it's the bachelor or his family she finds so appealing. At the wrenching rose ceremony, one guy must go home again while the other three prepare for overnight dates.

8: The Men Tell All - Aired: 2008-06-30

Fifteen of DeAnna's suitors (including Robert and Fred, who both struck out on the same two-on-one date) dish with---and about---the Bachelorette who let them get away. The guys also predict which of the two finalists will succeed where they have failed. Rounding out the hour: clips and outtakes from the contest so far.

9: Week 8 - Aired: 2008-06-30

DeAnna accompanies her final three suitors to Grand Bahama Island for days filled with kayaking, off-road driving, Jet Skiing and horseback riding on the beach, followed by romantic dinners and, perhaps, nights spent in her fantasy suite. There are declarations of love and commitment galore, but she must say good-bye to one guy at the rose ceremony. As for the other two, they'll prepare for a trip to Georgia to meet DeAnna's family.

10: The Final Rose - Aired: 2008-07-07

In the fourth-season finale, DeAnna has a choice to make between the two finalists after taking her two suitors to Grand Bahama Island and home to Georgia to meet her family. Island activities include a seaplane ride and scuba diving near sharks, but the guys are probably more concerned about their encounters with DeAnna's dad. Following a party, family members aren't shy about offering their opinions on her choice, but DeAnna sorts through her emotions crisply and doesn't dither over it.

11: After the Final Rose - Aired: 2008-07-07

In a season retrospective, DeAnna and her two finalists discuss the challenges of the contest and the rose ceremony that ended it. Also: British Bachelor Matt Grant (2008) and his intended, Shayne Lamas, give an update on their relationship.

Season 5 (12 Episodes)

1: Week 1 - Aired: 2009-05-18

The newest bachelorette is 29-year-old Jillian Harris, a runner-up for the heart of 2009 bachelor, Jason Mesnick. In this episode, Jillian is introduced to 25 guys and is later surprised when there are five more party-crashers. By the end of the night, the field of men is pared down to 20.

2: Week 2 - Aired: 2009-05-25

The remaining 20 bachelors settle into their new house. One lucky bachelor goes on a date with Jillian where they are serenaded by Martina McBride. Group dates include a trip to Venice Beach, where guys play basketball with the Harlem Globetrotters and a pool party, followed by a race across L.A. During elimination, the men get to vote on whom they would like to see go. The field of men is pared down to 16.

3: Week 3 - Aired: 2009-06-01

Jillian rappels down the exterior of L.A.'s Bonaventure Hotel on a one-on-one dated and also attends a wrap party for western movie. After some late-night canoodling, there is a heated confrontation between two bachelors before the rose ceremony. In the end, only 13 men are left.

4: Week 4 - Aired: 2009-06-08

Jillian and the remaining 13 bachelors travel to her hometown of Vancouver. Jillian has a big group date and also takes two on a "one-stays-one-goes" date. In addition, Jillian and one guy heat up her kitchen, but another gets too steamy for her taste. And when she hears that three men might have girlfriends back home, she cancels the pre-rose ceremony cocktail party. At the ceremony, she cuts the field to 10.

5: Week 5 - Aired: 2009-06-15

Jillian and her 10 remaining bachelors head to the British Columbia resort town of Whistler as Jillian wonders if some of the guys have girlfriends. But the dating goes on: snowmobiling for eight guys, and one-on-one zip-trekking and ski-plane adventures capped by romantic dinners (and, in one case, a soak in a hot tub). At the rose ceremony, Jillian reduces the field to eight.

6: Week 6 - Aired: 2009-06-22

Jillian and the eight remaining bachelors take a train trip across western Canada, stopping at Emerald Lake, Lake Louise and Banff. There is another make-or-break date with two guys and later one bachelor sneaks into Jillian's private care. At the rose ceremony, three more men are sent packing.

7: Week 7 - Aired: 2009-06-29

Jillian visits the hometowns of the five remaining bachelors. She fears that one guy's family might disapprove of her and wonders if the can meet another family's expectation. Still unresolved is the someone-has-a-girlfriend issue. Before she eliminates a bachelor at the rose ceremony, two guys have a big confrontation in her presence.

8: Week 8 - Aired: 2009-07-06

Jillian and the final four bachelors head to Spain. The overnight dates include flamenco in Madrid and a picnic in Seville and also overnight dates in the fantasy suites. At the rose ceremony, one more guy is sent home.

9: Week 9 - Aired: 2009-07-13

Jillian arrives on Maui with the three remaining bachelors, all of whom she says she loves. At the rose ceremony, Jillian discusses with one man their night together in the fantasy suite before telling all three which one she loves the least.

10: The Men Tell All - Aired: 2009-07-20

The eliminated bachelors return to dish about Jillian and each other, and Jillian dishes about them as she looks back over the competition. Also a preview of the season finale.

11: Week 10 - Aired: 2009-07-27

In the season finale of The Bachelorette, Jillian chooses her man after some well-timed eruptions and a not-that-surprising surprise return.

12: After the Final Rose - Aired: 2009-07-28

This season's After the Final Rose special features Jillian reuniting with the guys she rejected, Reid getting a giggly offer, and Ed explaining his green shorts.

Season 6 (12 Episodes)

1: Week 1 - Aired: 2010-05-24

Bachelorette Ali Fedotowsky, who chose her job over Bachelor Jake Pavelka (who then snubbed her when she changed her mind), gets to do the snubbing this time, sifting through 25 guys---eight of whom won't make it beyond the Season 6 premiere. They'll be eliminated after the initial get-togethers, in which one contestant does a backflip off the limousine, another shows her his Ali scrapbook and another serenades her on his ukulele. She also receives a marriage proposal.

2: Week 2 - Aired: 2010-05-31

Ali goes on her first two one-on-one dates and must send seven suitors packing.

3: Week 3 - Aired: 2010-06-07

Ali must eliminate three guys and the drama in the house over Justin intensifies as he makes a bold gesture to show his feelings to Ali. The first one-on-one date is with Roberto and Ali picks a very daring activity. First, the two fly by helicopter (why does Ali always take air transportation when she's so afraid of flying?).

4: Week 4 - Aired: 2010-06-14

Ali and the guys leave Los Angeles and begin their trip around the world starting with New York City.

5: Week 5 - Aired: 2010-06-21

Ali and the nine remaining guys continue their round-the-world trip with a visit to Iceland on this week's The Bachelorette. But while she and her suitors enjoy the sights, the real question remains: Will Ali enjoy the sight of Kasey's new "love shield" tattoo when she goes on her first two-on-date with Kasey and Justin? Will the love warrior or the wrestler win the rose...

6: Week 6 - Aired: 2010-06-28

Ali and the seven remaining bachelors continue their global adventures with a trip to Istanbul on this week's episode of The Bachelorette. However, the trip takes a dark turn when Ali, who has repeatedly turned a deaf ear to the other guys' warnings about Justin, finds out something out about the "Rated R" wrestler she can't ignore...

7: Week 7 - Aired: 2010-07-05

The Bachelorette world tour makes its final stop before the hometown visits with a trip to Lisbon, Portugal and later, Jake and Vienna take their sides of the story to Chris Harrison for one final showdown in front of all of America. Before we get to round 100 of the he-said, she-said debate, it's time to see who makes it to the hometown visits. Also raising the stakes? This week, there are four dates and zero roses before the big ceremony, which means everyone is in it until the very end.

8: Week 8 - Aired: 2010-07-12

it's finally time for the hometown dates! These are the four dates that had in a tizzy all during last week's episodes and who can blame her? Like in real life — which this show rarely ever is — meeting the family can make or break the romantic connections. RobertoAli travels to Tampa to visit Roberto and she's pretty much so smitten over him that...

9: Week 9 - Aired: 2010-07-19

This week's episode begins with a montage of each guy's time on the show thus far as they talk about how they need to open up completely to win Ali's heart. Easier said than done for all three, since Chris L. has been slow to show his true feelings, Roberto and Ali have concentrated a lot on physical chemistry more than anything else and since Frank has been so unsure of his and Ali's relationship the entire time.

10: The Men Tell All - Aired: 2010-07-26

Ali faces the men she rejected, including Kirk, as 14 jilted bachelors confront her and dish dirt on each other. Plus, get a sneak peek at the new, sizzling series Bachelor Pad.

11: The Final Rose - Aired: 2010-08-02

Ali invites the two remaining bachelors to Bora Bora, Tahiti to meet her family. Then the men have one last chance to lay their hearts on the line, each trying to guarantee that he will be the one to get Ali's final rose. But Ali, who has risked everything for a second chance at love, has always feared that she might fall in love but not be loved back. When she finally lays it all on the line, will she find love or leave paradise with a broken heart?

12: After the Final Rose - Aired: 2010-08-02

"Bachelorette" Ali Fedotowski reviews her season, focusing on her Chris L.-Roberto decision in the finale in Bora Bora and her reaction to Frank's rejection of her in the Final 3 episode in Tahiti. Roberto and Chris are also on hand for the interview session, conducted by Chris Harrison.

Season 7 (12 Episodes)

1: Episode 1 - Aired: 2011-05-23

Twenty-five eligible men arrive; Ashley admits to worrying the men will be disappointed with her; after an evening getting acquainted with the guys, Ashley gives the first impression rose to a bachelor that took a risk.

2: Episode 2 - Aired: 2011-05-30

Ashley takes her first date to Las Vegas; the guys meet the Jabbawockeez on a group date and have to perform dance routines of their own; Ashley eliminates three suitors.

3: Episode 3 - Aired: 2011-06-06

Ashley takes a date to learn some dance moves and participate in a flash mob; after the bachelors roast Ashley, she decides to cancel the cocktail party; Ashley has second thoughts about continuing on the show.

4: Episode 4 - Aired: 2011-06-13

Ashley and the bachelors head to Thailand, where they assist in the renovation of an orphanage; Ashley and one of the men kayak through sea caves; two men have a confrontation during the rose ceremony.

5: Episode 5 - Aired: 2011-06-20

Ashley and 11 suitors visit Chiang Mai, Thailand, where three are eliminated. But first, one accompanies her to an ancient temple and eight others engage in Muay Thai boxing (and must fight each other). There's also a two-on-one river-rafting expedition, in which the elephants are playful and the guys nervous. One guy is also loose-lipped.

6: Episode 6 - Aired: 2011-06-27

Ashley visits Hong Kong with her eight remaining suitors. Before two are eliminated, one dines with her on a junk boat and another goes with her to Victoria's Peak Park. For the six others, it's a day at the races---dragon-boat races---at Stanley Beach.

7: Episode 7 - Aired: 2011-07-11

Ashley and the six remaining men travel to Taiwan; one man struggles to control his jealousy; two men are eliminated; Emily Maynard discusses her relationship with Brad Womack.

8: Episode 8 - Aired: 2011-07-18

Ashley visits the hometowns of the four remaining bachelors to meet their families.

9: Episode 9 - Aired: 2011-07-25

Ashley and the three remaining bachelors find themselves in tropical Fiji, where Ben F. opens up with Ashley about his feelings, Constantine makes a shocking revelation that changes everything, and a former bachelor shows up demanding another chance.

10: The Men Tell All - Aired: 2011-07-31

Emotions run high when all of the men Ashley chose to eliminate over the course of the season return to discuss what really went on behind the scenes, as well as their opinions concerning Ashley's pending decision regarding her potential husband.

11: The Final Rose - Aired: 2011-08-01

After enduring up-and-down romances and men who can't make up their minds, Ashley finally has the opportunity to hand out the final rose of the season when she selects which of the remaining two suitors she will choose to be her potential husband.

12: After the Final Rose - Aired: 2011-08-01

Ashley recaps the Season 7 finale in Fiji, and tells host Chris Harrison what was going through her mind while she was trying to make her decision. Also appearing are the two finalists (Ben F. and J.P.) and Ashley's sister, Chrystie Hebert-Corns

Season 8 (12 Episodes)

1: Episode 1 - Aired: 2012-05-14

Emily will have her pick of 25 bachelors when she gets a second opportunity to find love.

2: Episode 2 - Aired: 2012-05-21

The bachelors learn they are being tested on their promise as parents; the bachelors take advantage of every opportunity to score points with Emily when they learn that some of them won't get a date before the rose ceremony; Gloriana performs.

3: Episode 3 - Aired: 2012-05-28

Emily surprises Chris with a performance by Luke Bryant on their one-on-one date; Emily's friends question the 12 bachelors on the group date; Dolly Parton gives Emily and Arie a private concert at Dollywood.

4: Episode 4 - Aired: 2012-06-04

Emily and the remaining bachelors travel to Bermuda; John and Nate join Emily on a two-on-one date; the men race sailboats on the group date.

5: Episode 5 - Aired: 2012-06-11

Emily and the men travel to London; the bachelors perform scenes from ''Romeo and Juliet'' during the group date; a disrespectful comment about Emily's daughter sparks drama.

6: Episode 6 - Aired: 2012-06-18

The group travels to Dubrovnik, Croatia; the men hope Emily's one-on-one time with Ryan will allow her to see through his facade; Arie sneaks out to see Emily; the bachelors get decked out in kilts and compete in Highland games.

7: Episode 7 - Aired: 2012-06-25

The group travels to Prague; Emily must decide which men get to take her home to meet their families; Emily addresses Arie's past relationship with one of the show's producers.

8: Episode 8 - Aired: 2012-07-02

Emily travels to the hometowns of her four remaining suitors, but intimidating siblings and parents prove to be a harsh indicator of which guys could be potential step-fathers to Ricki; Emily looks for honest opinions of family members.

9: Episode 9 - Aired: 2012-07-09

Emily escorts the three remaining bachelors on a romantic trip to Curacao where she invites each of them to stay overnight after a day full of fun dates; after some much-needed alone time with the final three, Emily must eliminate one hopeful man.

10: The Men Tell All - Aired: 2012-07-16

Memorable bachelors from this season return for a final confrontation with Emily and each other; one bachelor tries to justify his actions; previously unseen footage and unforgettable moments.

11: Episode 10 - Aired: 2012-07-22

Jef and Arie arrive to meet Emily's protective family hoping to make great first impressions with everyone; assuming she will be faced with two proposals, Emily is finally forced to choose which man will fit best into her life, as well as Ricki's.

12: After the Final Rose - Aired: 2012-07-22

After the final rose has been handed to either Jef or Arie, Emily sits down live with Chris Harrison to discuss how she ultimately made her gut-wrenching decision; both men return to the stage to discuss how the final rose ceremony played out.

Season 9 (12 Episodes)

1: Episode 1 - Aired: 2013-05-27

Hoping to find true love with eligible bachelors vying for her affections, Desiree gets a chance to meet her men at the first cocktail party of the season, during which Nick R. sets off a commotion, worrying everyone else about their chances.

2: Episode 2 - Aired: 2013-06-03

Desiree and Brooks share a one-on-one date that begins at a bridal shop; Andy Grammer performs; the bachelors star in a music video for Soulja Boy; Bryden and Desiree take a road trip; Desiree sends three men home.

3: Episode 3 - Aired: 2013-06-10

Desiree and the remaining men play a game of dodgeball; Kate Earl serenades Desiree and a man; individual dates with the guys.

4: Episode 4 - Aired: 2013-06-17

In Iconic Atlantic City, there is a hot competition between the men and a touching surprise for a married couple dramatically affected by Superstorm Sandy. Darius Rucker performs.

5: Episode 5 - Aired: 2013-06-24

Desiree visits Europe for the first time, beginning in Munich, and a dramatic two-on-one date pits two bitter rivals against each other. Rock and pop star Matt White performs.

6: Episode 6 - Aired: 2013-07-01

Desiree and the eight remaining men fly to the cultural and romantic hotspot of Barcelona. But despite futbol and fun, the trip is clouded with mystery and mistrust.

7: Episode 7 - Aired: 2013-07-08

The five remaining bachelors sail to Madeira Island, Portugal, with Desiree, who enjoys one-on-one dates that include a picnic, dinner on a deserted island and a toboggan ride. Also: A two-on-one date involves go-kart racing. The Final Four contenders are revealed after the rose ceremony.

8: Episode 8 - Aired: 2013-07-15

Desiree visits the Top 4 contenders' hometowns. One suitor treats her to a snow-cone-truck adventure; another shows his devotion to his family; a third bachelor takes her out for a day of baseball; and another considers his mother's advice about Desiree. Three suitors remain after the rose ceremony.

9: The Men Tell All - Aired: 2013-07-22

Desiree and several of her suitors reflect on the season. Included: footage of the cast crashing fans' viewer parties; advice from former Bachelorettes on dealing with troublesome guys; viewer questions; bloopers; and a sneak peek at the finale. Also: Desiree faces one of the men she rejected; the bachelors confront some of their controversial competitors.

10: Finale: Part 1 - Aired: 2013-07-29

The final three bachelors visit the Caribbean island of Antigua with Desiree, who takes a romantic road trip along the coastline with one suitor and goes on a private helicopter ride with another.

11: Finale: Part 2 - Aired: 2013-08-05

Desiree meets with her two remaining suitors and makes her decision in the Season 9 conclusion.

12: After the Final Rose - Aired: 2013-08-05

Desiree recaps the season in a live interview with host Chris Harrison. She then reunites with her three finalists, who give their take on the outcome of the show.

Season 10 (13 Episodes)

1: Limo Arrivals - Aired: 2014-05-19

The matchmaking series' 10th season kicks off with Andi Dorfman, an assistant district attorney from Atlanta, meeting 25 potential suitors. Meanwhile, a past "Bachelorette" cast member tries to crash the party. By the end of the evening, the field is pared to 19 men. The episode is dedicated to contestant Eric Hill, who died April 23, 2014, from injuries sustained in a paragliding accident.

2: Male Revue Charity Event - Aired: 2014-05-26

Nineteen bachelors move into the mansion. Andi takes a contender on a one-on-one date that involves an afternoon at the beach and a helicopter ride to a mountain; and another solo date involves an excursion to Santa Anita Park. On the group date, 14 of the men are asked to strip for charity.

3: Santa Barbara - Aired: 2014-06-01

Andi heads to Santa Barbara, Cal., with her 16 remaining suitors. On a group date, the men must sing at a Boyz II Men concert. Andi and one gentleman are disguised as an elderly couple for a one-on-one date and one bachelor receives horrible news.

4: Connecticut - Aired: 2014-06-02

Andi heads to New England with the 13 remaining bachelors. Singer Jon Pardi serenades Andi and her date. The men compete against all-star WNBA players and Andi goes on a steam-train ride with one suitor and rappels down a hotel with another.

5: The Journey So Far - Aired: 2014-06-09

A special look back at Andi Dorfman's journey to find love.

6: Marseille, France - Aired: 2014-06-16

Andi and the 11 remaining bachelors visit the south of France, where one-on-one dates include a romantic sailboat ride and a movie screening at a French cinema. Meanwhile, nine men study with a professional mime and perform a show for the locals.

7: Venice, Italy - Aired: 2014-06-23

Eight bachelors remain. They head to Italy, where Andi surprises one contender with his second one-on-one date and takes another man to Verona. Elsewhere, six bachelors visit Monselice, where they must take a lie-detector test.

8: Belgium - Aired: 2014-06-30

The Top 6 bachelors visit Brussels, where one contender discusses his childhood during a one-on-one date, and another man attends an outdoor concert with Andi. Elsewhere, a group date involves a visit to castle ruins.

9: Hometown Dates - Aired: 2014-07-07

The remaining four bachelors take Andi on tours of their hometowns. After meeting their families, Andi narrows the playing field to three final contenders.

10: Dominican Republic - Aired: 2014-07-14

Andi travels to the Dominican Republic where she spends intimate time with each of the three remaining bachelors.

11: The Men Tell All - Aired: 2014-07-21

Andi and 16 of the rejected bachelors dish about the season and each other. Also: a blooper reel and sneak peek of the season finale.

12: The Final Rose - Aired: 2014-07-28

No overview available.

13: After the Final Rose - Aired: 2014-07-28

No overview available.

Season 11 (13 Episodes)

1: Week 1 (1) - Aired: 2015-05-18

For the first time ever, two bachelorette fan favorites from last season, Britt Nilsson and Kaitlyn Bristowe, will greet their suitors.

2: Week 1 (2) - Aired: 2015-05-19

Britt and Kaitlyn anxiously awaiting the results of the men’s vote as one stunning beauty is left speechless with the exciting announcement that she is, indeed, the Bachelorette. Later, the first rose ceremony is held where six bachelors are sent packing.

3: Week 2 - Aired: 2015-05-25

No overview available.

4: Week 3 - Aired: 2015-06-01

One bachelor refuses to leave when Kaitlyn sends him home. The men receive a lesson from some sumo wrestlers.

5: Week 4 - Aired: 2015-06-08

No overview available.

6: Week 5 - Aired: 2015-06-15

No overview available.

7: Week 6 - Aired: 2015-06-22

No overview available.

8: Week 7 - Aired: 2015-06-29

No overview available.

9: Week 9 - Aired: 2015-07-06

No overview available.

10: Week 10 - Aired: 2015-07-13

No overview available.

11: The Men Tell All - Aired: 2015-07-20

Kaitlyn and 15 of the most memorable bachelors dish about the season and each other.

12: The Final Rose - Aired: 2015-07-27

Kaitlyn introduces her family to both Shawn and Nick. After two final dates, Kaitlyn struggles to choose between the two bachelors as Season 11 concludes.

13: After The Final Rose - Aired: 2015-07-27

Kaitlyn recaps the season in a live interview with host Chris Harrison; and Top 2 finalists Shawn Booth and Nick Viall give their take on the outcome of the show.

Season 12 (12 Episodes)

1: Week 1: Season Premiere - Aired: 2016-05-23

Season 12 begins with JoJo Fletcher getting advice from former Bachelorettes Kaitlyn Bristowe, Desiree Hartsock Siegfried and Ali Fedotowsky before welcoming 26 bachelors to the mansion. One gentleman tries to charm JoJo with a song he wrote for her, while a DJ brings R&B group All-4-One to serenade her. One shy guy shows off his Scottish heritage by wearing a kilt; and one man attempts to stand out by riding in on a unicorn.

2: Week 2: ESPN's BachelorNation - Aired: 2016-05-30

JoJo takes 10 lucky men to a firefighter training facility where they undergo boot camp-like challenges. Next, one excited suitor gets the first 1-on-1 date of the season and is whisked away to San Francisco for a picnic by the Golden Gate Bridge. The next day, JoJo meets six men on the set of ESPN's "SportsNation" where they are introduced to hosts Max Kellerman and Marcellus Wiley, who try to help JoJo find the perfect guy.

3: Week 3, Pt.1: Sex Talk - Aired: 2016-06-06

One lucky bachelor enjoys a day of hot yoga with JoJo and a private performance from country star Charles Kelley. Also: one suitor creates chaos when he announces he doesn't want to go on the group date; 12 guys visit an L.A. theater where they are required to share stories about their sex lives in front of a live audience; and JoJo takes one bachelor swing dancing and to Lover's Lane.

4: Week 3, Pt.2: Pennsylvania - Aired: 2016-06-07

JoJo joins the guys for a fun-filled day in the pool but realizes they are distracted by the recent drama involving one bachelor. After the rose ceremony, the 14 men who remain travel to the Laurel Highlands of Pennsylvania where a suitor gets a one-on-one date in the woods. Later, 11 bachelors visit Pittsburgh's Heinz Field and play football with Ben Roethlisberger, Hines Ward and Brett Keisel; and two guys go on a dreaded two-on-one date, but only one gets a rose.

5: Week 4: Uruguay - Aired: 2016-06-20

Chad confronts the men after not getting a rose. But soon the 11 remaining guys jet off to Uruguay with JoJo, where one man has to defend himself against unflattering gossip. Also, JoJo becomes the target of ugly tabloid reports that she's on the show for the wrong reasons and must argue her case to the men.

6: Week 5: Buenos Aires - Aired: 2016-06-27

JoJo and the eight remaining bachelors visit Buenos Aires, where a second dreaded two-on-one date occurs. Also: five guys enjoy a day with JoJo in the La Boca neighborhood; and one lucky man goes on a sexy date at a performance art show. At the rose ceremony, JoJo stuns the men when she runs out.

7: Week 6: Argentina Countryside - Aired: 2016-07-11

JoJo and the men visit the Argentinian countryside, where the first date gets off to a rocky start. Later, a private jet whisks JoJo and one lucky guy away to a vineyard. During dinner, the bachelor makes a shocking admission. A date with three suitors gets rained out, so JoJo spends the day with them ordering room service, pillow fighting and watching the Brazilian version of "The Bachelor." A one-on-one date allows one man to show off his horse-riding skills.

8: Week 7: Hometown Dates - Aired: 2016-07-18

JoJo goes on hometown dates with the four remaining bachelors. First, she visits a family who has been affected by divorce. Next, she visits a suitor's high school and learns he's not as confident as he seems.

9: Week 8 - Aired: 2016-07-25

No overview available.

10: The Men Tell All - Aired: 2016-07-26

No overview available.

11: The Final Rose - Aired: 2016-08-01

No overview available.

12: After the Final Rose - Aired: 2016-08-01

No overview available.

Season 13 (12 Episodes)

1: Week 1: Season Premiere - Aired: 2017-05-22

Season 13 begins with Texas attorney Rachel Lindsay getting advice from some close friends who appeared with her on last season of "The Bachelor," before meeting 31 suitors eager to impress her and receive the coveted first impression rose.

2: Week 2: Celebrity Guests - Aired: 2017-05-29

Rachel takes eight lucky guys to a backyard barbecue in Malibu where Ashton Kutcher and Mila Kunis help with a husband material obstacle course. Later, Rachel invites one bachelor to a Palm Springs dog festival; and 10 men spend the day with NBA legend Kareem Abdul-Jabbar. At the cocktail party, an unwelcome guest crashes the event and asks to see Rachel.

3: Week 3: Ellen DeGeneres & More - Aired: 2017-06-05

Six lucky guys go on a group date to "The Ellen DeGeneres Show," where they strip and dance to raise money for charity. Later, Rachel takes one bachelor on a horseback ride down Rodeo Drive in Beverly Hills to go shopping; and Rachel's friends surprise her with a mud wrestling competition between eight bachelors in front of a rambunctious crowd.

4: Week 4: Hilton Head Island - Aired: 2017-06-19

Rachel and the guys head to Hilton Head Island, S.C., where one bachelor struggles with a fear of heights on the Goodyear Blimp. Later, Rachel and her date attend a private concert by Russell Dickerson; and the guys participate in a spelling bee.

5: Week 5: Part 1 - Aired: 2017-06-26

Rachel and a handsome suitor embrace the oyster culture of Bluffton, S.C. After the rose ceremony, Rachel and the remaining bachelors head to Oslo, Norway, where she and one lucky guy rappel down a giant Olympic ski jump. Later, Rachel takes bitter rivals on the dreaded two-on-one date.

6: Week 5: Part 2 - Aired: 2017-06-27

Rachel sends one man home from the two-on-one date. After the rose ceremony, Rachel and the remaining bachelors travel to Copenhagen, Denmark, where a group of guys take part in spirited Viking-style games. Later, Rachel takes one lucky suitor on a day trip to Sweden, before she and the men travel Geneva, Switzerland.

7: Week 6: Switzerland - Aired: 2017-07-10

Rachel and the six remaining bachelors visit Geneva, Switzerland, where roses are handed out on three individual dates and one group date. Rachel takes Bryan shopping and Peter on a helicopter flight over the Swiss Alps. Adam, Eric and Matt go on a boat ride to a stunning castle where they try to win Rachel's favor.

8: Week 7: Hometown Dates - Aired: 2017-07-17

Rachel returns to the U.S. and goes on four hometown dates where she meets the parents of the final four bachelors. After the revealing visits, Rachel realizes she is falling in love with all four men and must make an impossible decision to send home someone she can't imagine living without.

9: Week 8: Spain - Aired: 2017-07-24

Rachel heads home to Dallas with the final three men so they can meet her family. While there, one man shares his reservations with Rachel's mom, and another is grilled about his sincerity. Later, Rachel takes the guys to Spain for romantic overnight dates.

10: The Men Tell All - Aired: 2017-07-31

Rachel and her most memorable men return to discuss their experiences. Included: Lee and Kenny set the record straight about their volatile relationship; Blake and Lucas come face-to-face; and Adam talks about being sent home before the hometown visits.

11: The Final Rose - Aired: 2017-08-07

Rachel makes her decision.

12: After the Final Rose - Aired: 2017-08-07

Rachel recaps the season in a live interview with host Chris Harrison.