While millions of us love Parks and Rec, we can all agree there are some episodes we sometimes skip. The sitcom may have ended a number of years ago, but fans still love to binge-watch the show. And it’s worth knowing what each episode is rated! Check out which Parks and Recreation episodes have been rated the worst by IMDb. You’ll notice the list is made up of mainly Season 1 episodes!
Pilot – Rating 7
In an attempt to beautify her town, Leslie Knope takes on the seemingly simple job of helping turn an abandoned construction pit into a park.
Canvassing – Rating 7.1
Leslie gets a town hall meeting to discuss her park idea, but she finds out that public reception is less than receptive.
The Reporter – Rating 7.2
Leslie gets a newspaper reporter to do a story about her and the park idea, but becomes upset when she finds out that the reporter slept with Mark.
The Banquet – Rating 7.2
At a banquet honouring her mother, Leslie tries to convince a local zoning official to support her park project. But sensing resistance, Leslie resorts to blackmail. Meanwhile, Tom and Mark ditch the festivities to hit the bars.
Boy’s Club – Rating 7.4
Leslie tries to infiltrate the boys’ club of politics by crashing an after-work gathering at the town hall. Trying to fit in, she opens a gift basket breaking the local government ethics, and then is called before an ethics committee.
William Henry Harrison – Rating 7.5
Leslie tries to find a historical connection to enhance the National Parks Service’s bid, while Ron’s group counters with a celebrity investor.
Swing Vote – Rating 7.6
After a bill to fund a local putt-putt course is introduced, Leslie and Ron compete for Jamm’s swing vote. Meanwhile, Andy decides to retire from the band, and Ann tries to help Tom break up with Mona-Lisa.
New Slogan – Rating 7.6
A pair of radio shock jocks threaten to ruin Leslie’s town slogan contest, April and Donna help Tom find a restaurant site, and Andy discovers Ron’s alter-ego, Duke Silver.
Sister City – Rating 7.7
Leslie welcomes a delegation from Pawnee’s sister city in Venezuela, whose goal is to humiliate their hosts.
Kaboom – Rating 7.7
Andy is injured when Leslie goes out on her own to fill the hole, and he decides to sue Pawnee as a result.
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