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"Nickelodeon Blimp" is a SpongeBob SquarePants Kids' Choice Awards short. In this short, SpongeBob walks down the street, but an orange blimp suddenly falls from the sky. SpongeBob asks Gary what it is and then gets excited.



Firstly, SpongeBob is walking down the street when an orange blimp falls from the sky and hits him in the head. SpongeBob then asks Gary what it is and then starts dancing around after figuring it out, until suddenly stopping and asking Gary what a blimp is. Then the short ends.


 ) Associated production music
 ) Original music
 ) SpongeBob music

  Lap Steel - Nicolas Carr [Opening]

  First Night - Robert Earley, Clyde Hamilton ["An orange blimp? For me?"]
  Idea Vibe - Nicolas Carr ["Gary, what's a blimp?"]



  • This short aired during the commercial breaks of the 2005 Kids' Choice Awards.
  • This short was re-aired during the Kids' Choice Awards of 2007.
    • The short re-aired again during the Kids' Choice Awards of 2018.
  • This short only uses one voice actor, Tom Kenny. This previously occurred in the episode "Gary Takes a Bath."
  • This short premiered on Martin Olson's 53rd birthday.
  • SpongeBob SquarePants was not nominated for an award but had teasers to think it did.
  • In Croatia, this short was used for a break during a SpongeBob marathon on Nickelodeon.


  • The text for SpongeBob's name is written as "Spongebob Squarepants" rather than "SpongeBob SquarePants."


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