Bringing Up Bates (2015)


Genre: Reality-tv

Plot: Twenty-seven years ago Gil and Kelly Jo Bates tied the knot with no plans to have kids. Fast forward 19 kids later and this tight-knit family, seemingly too good to be true, has a tremendous bond but are far from perfect. As you will see, when you have a house full of 19 children, from ages two to 25, daily chaos is multiplied exponentially, but so are the joyful and poignant moments that life can bring. Read More

Next Episode 10x4 Date: Apr 29th



Episode 13: Holiday Traditions and Baby Additions!
Episode 12: Holiday Cheer and New Baby Khloe is Here!
Episode 11: Brandon's Book and Kelly Jo's New Look
Episode 10: Taking Care of Business & Florida Fun
Episode 9: Nesting Mode & Mommies on a Mission!
Episode 8: A Great Bates Getaway
Episode 7: A Pizza Katie's Heart
Episode 6: Surgery and Surprises
Episode 5: Texas or Bust?
Episode 4: Happy News and Health Concerns
Episode 3: First Home and Strict Chaperones!
Episode 2: A Busy Business and a Baby Bombshell
Episode 1: A First Time for Everything!
Episode 24: A Wedding Worth the Wait
Episode 23: Home is Where the Heart Is!
Episode 22: Baby Mamas and Bridesmaids Drama
Episode 21: New Beginnings
Episode 20: Shall We Dance?
Episode 19: A Baby Grand Plan!
Episode 18: A Dance With Dad & a Wedding to Plan!
Episode 17: A Blushing Bride to Be!
Episode 16: A Very Medieval I Love You Day!
Episode 15: It's a Boy & Maybe One More?
Episode 14: Ready or Not, Baby Kade Is on His Way!
Episode 13: A Proposal to Remember & a Baby on the Way
Episode 12: A Newlywed Nest & Trace Put to the Test
Episode 11: Nashville Nursery Makeover
Episode 10: A Wedding to Plan & Fun With the Fam!
Episode 9: A Latte Love!
Episode 8: Newlyweds: Rookies vs. Pros
Episode 7: A Bride, A Groom and a Love That's True!
Episode 6: Bate & Switch
Episode 5: The Maine Event
Episode 4: A Sweet Shower & A Surprise Switch!
Episode 3: A Proposal to Plan & Wedding To-Do's!
Episode 2: Big Apple Bride
Episode 1: Ultrasounds, Wedding Vows & a Bride to Be?
Episode 31: A Monumental Proposal
Episode 30: Blue or Pink, What Do You Think?
Episode 29: Baby Fever and Proposal Decisions
Episode 28: The Ring, the Dress and Ready for Next Steps!
Episode 27: Asking Permission and a Big Decision
Episode 26: Milestones and New Chapters
Episode 25: Chaperoning Do's & Don'ts
Episode 24: Labor Paines
Episode 23: A Bundle of Joy and a Rodeo Show
Episode 22: One Week, Three Babies?!
Episode 21: Just a Little Off the Top, Please...
Episode 20: Lions, and Tigers, and Bates, Oh My!
Episode 19: Hit the Road Jack!
Episode 18: Seas the Day!
Episode 17: Eye Love You Day!
Episode 16: A Heavenly Honeymoon & A Courtship Countdown!
Episode 15: Tori's Winter Wonderland Wedding
Episode 14: Countdown to 'I Do'
Episode 13: Another Beautiful Season of Blessings
Episode 12: Beach Blanket Bachelorette!
Episode 11: Can You Have a Wedding Shower Without the Bride & Groom?
Episode 10: Fixin' for New Beginnings
Episode 9: Big Decision, Bigger Opinions
Episode 8: Icing on the Cakes
Episode 7: Save the Date and Decisions to Make!
Episode 6: The Best Is Yet to Come
Episode 5: Erin's Surprise Takes the Cake!
Episode 4: Sun Day, Fun Day
Episode 3: Bobby's Happy Camper
Episode 2: Decorating Dilemmas and Job Decisions
Episode 1: The 4 C's: Carat, Clarity, Carlin & Courtship
Episode 16: Uncharted Waters
Episode 15: Courtship, Kiddos, and Future Son-In-Laws?
Episode 14: Here's the Scoop!
Episode 13: The Fabulous Backwoods Bates Boys
Episode 12: The Night The Lights Went Out in Tennessee
Episode 11: One Cap, Two Gowns?
Episode 10: Lawson and Sadie's Big Breakup
Episode 9: MORE Bloopers, Outtakes and Mishaps, Oh My!
Episode 8: Stop, Drop and Wash
Episode 7: Don't Worry, We've Goat This!
Episode 6: Newlywed Edition
Episode 5: He Said, She Shed
Episode 4: Sibling Revelry
Episode 3: Bobby's Movin' In
Episode 2: Road Trip Romance
Episode 1: Summer of Love
Episode 15: A New Baby Born and Love All Around
Episode 14: The Cubs Land in Chicago
Episode 13: Working Up an Appetite
Episode 12: Mass-A-Somethin'
Episode 11: Bike Racks, Barbers & Big Duets
Episode 10: Loads of Laundry and Lots of Lessons
Episode 9: Fire trucks and Diaper Dumps
Episode 8: Sweet Home Spartanburg
Episode 7: Shakeups, Steaks, and Showtime
Episode 6: I Donut know What I'd Do Without You
Episode 5: Surprise: Kelly Jo's Big 5-0
Episode 4: Doggie Dilemmas
Episode 3: A Birthday Birdie
Episode 2: Plans, Bands, and Mashed Potatoes
Episode 1: Summer Lovin', Guitar Strummin and a Surprise a Comin'!
Episode 25: From the Couch: Thanksgiving
Episode 24: SUPERSIZED: Extra Chili
Episode 23: SUPERSIZED: Extra Birthday
Episode 22: And Baby Makes Five?
Episode 21: Nashville Nights & Country Campouts
Episode 20: Muddy Buddies
Episode 19: SUPERSIZED: Extra Paine
Episode 18: Meet Kaci Lynn Bates!
Episode 17: Three Pointers and Puppies
Episode 16: You Can't Spell Paintball without PAIN
Episode 15: From the Couch: The Bates Go To Florida
Episode 14: Bates Dish it Out
Episode 13: Growing Paine
Episode 12: The 20th Bates
Episode 11: Bates Make the Grade
Episode 10: Who's In Charge?
Episode 9: Birthdays and Boyfriends
Episode 8: Bates Say the Darndest Things
Episode 7: The Great Bates Clean-Up
Episode 6: The Big Chill
Episode 5: Tough Decisions and Large Ambitions
Episode 4: Sunshine State Bates
Episode 3: A LOVEly Day
Episode 2: Bates Boys Birthday Bash
Episode 1: Big Family, Big Changes
Episode 18: Summer Fun
Episode 17: From the Couch: Organized Chaos
Episode 16: From the Couch: Back Seat Bates
Episode 15: Mother's Day
Episode 14: The Big Apple of Nathan's Eye
Episode 13: Love is in the Heir
Episode 12: Bringing Up Bradley
Episode 11: Time to Renobate!
Episode 10: Back Seat Bates
Episode 9: Beaches, Boats and Bates
Episode 8: Windy City Newly Weds
Episode 7: Training Wheels and Trick Saddles
Episode 6: Fly Fishin' Zip Linin' Honeymoon
Episode 5: Wedding Bliss and a First Kiss
Episode 4: Headed to the Altar
Episode 3: 15 Kids and an Empty Nest
Episode 2: Sweet Tea & Sit Ups
Episode 1: Welcome Back Bates
Episode 15: Best Bates Memories
Episode 14: Hello Dollywood!
Episode 13: Addee & Ellie's Pool Party!
Episode 12: The Quest for the Dress
Episode 11: Boating with the Bates
Episode 10: Erin's Little Miracle
Episode 9: The Wedding To-Do List
Episode 8: Life Lessons
Episode 7: Doctor's Orders
Episode 6: Brandon Pops the Question
Episode 5: Blessings... and New Beginnings?
Episode 4: Movin' in with Meema
Episode 3: High Risk, High Hopes
Episode 2: Future in Laws?
Episode 1: All Together Again
Episode 13: A Birthday to Remember
Episode 12: All About the Bates
Episode 11: The Bates go to Florida
Episode 10: A Big Bates Thanksgiving
Episode 9: Brandon and Michaella
Episode 8: The Purity Ring
Episode 7: Welcome Grandbaby Bates
Episode 6: Organized Chaos
Episode 5: Nashville Son
Episode 4: Training up Bates
Episode 3: Bates Go Wild
Episode 2: Courtship & Marriage
Episode 1: Meet the Bates