Bringing Up Bates

Thursdays, 9:00 PM ET on UP

30 minutes

(Stylized "Br1n9ing up Bates") 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.

Thursdays, 9:00 PM ET on UP

30 minutes

(Stylized "Br1n9ing up Bates") 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.

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s6e5 He Said, She Shed
June 29, 2017
Kelly Jo cashes in on her 'I Love you Day' gift from Gil and wants him to clean up the shed; Nathan makes an impromptu zip line; Carlin paints lines on the new Bates Basketball court; Trace plays a pickup basketball game with a few College players.
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Watch Bringing Up Bates Season 6 Episode 4 - Sibling Revelry

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s6e4 Sibling Revelry
June 22, 2017
Erin, Tori, Carlin, Whitney, Josie and Katie join together for a self defense class and engage in a little friendly competition; Gil gathers the kiddos for a ``Car 101'' lesson; double date night for the married couples.
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Watch Bringing Up Bates Season 1 Episode 1 - Meet The Bates

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s1e1 Meet The Bates
January 1, 2015
The Bates' first grandchild causes much excitement for everyone and prompts the girls to plan a baby shower in the series premiere of this reality show spotlighting a family with 19 children living in rural Tennessee.
Series Premiere
Watch Bringing Up Bates Season 5 Episode 12 - Mass-a-somethin'
s5e12 Mass-a-somethin'
March 23, 2017
March 23, 2017
Mass-a-somethin'
Watch Bringing Up Bates Season 6 Episode 1 - Summer of Love
s6e1 Summer of Love
June 1, 2017
June 1, 2017
Summer of Love
Season Premiere
Watch Bringing Up Bates Season 6 Episode 2 - Road Trip Bromance
s6e2 Road Trip Bromance
June 8, 2017
June 8, 2017
Road Trip Bromance
Watch Bringing Up Bates Season 6 Episode 3 - Bobby's Movin' In
s6e3 Bobby's Movin' In
June 15, 2017
June 15, 2017
Bobby's Movin' In
Watch Bringing Up Bates Season 6 Episode 4 - Sibling Revelry
s6e4 Sibling Revelry
June 22, 2017
June 22, 2017
Sibling Revelry
Watch Bringing Up Bates Season 6 Episode 5 - He Said, She Shed
s6e5 He Said, She Shed
June 29, 2017
June 29, 2017
He Said, She Shed

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