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Barney & Friends Episode
Grandparents Are Grand!
Season 2, Episode 2
Grands are grand
Air date September 28, 1993
Written by Stephen White
Directed by Jim Rowley
Theme Grandparents
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"Grandparents Are Grand!" is the second episode from the second season of Barney & Friends. It was later remade in season six with the episode of the same name.


Derek's grandparents are in town and his Granddad arrives to pick him up from school. Barney and the kids give him a tour of the classroom. From making spider cookies to an old-time radio show, it's a day full of fun games and activities. Kathy's Nana even joins in the fun. Tina misses her abuelo, but Nana and Grandad show that no matter where grandparents are, they still love you.


  1. Barney Theme Song
  2. Down on Grandpa's Farm
  3. No Matter What The Name
  4. Growing
  5. Itsy Bitsy Spider
  6. Who Took The Cookies?
  7. Take Me Out to the Ball Game
  8. No Matter Where They Are
  9. I Love You


  • This episode revealed:
    • Derek's last name is Richards
    • Min's grandfather used to have a farm when he lived in the Philippines.
  • This is the fourth time Bob West voices another character besides Barney. In this episode, he also voices Mr. Toodles.
  • This group (Derek, Tina, Min, and Kathy) also appeared on the episode "Alphabet Soup!".