The thirteenth season of SpongeBob SquarePants was announced on July 14, 2019. It was confirmed that it will consist of 13 half-hour episodes. Season 13 first aired on October 22, 2020 with the episodes "A Place for Pets" and "Lockdown for Love."
|Title card||#||Title||U.S. airdate||U.S. viewers|
|268a||"A Place for Pets"||October 22, 2020|
|Customers bring pets into the Krusty Krab, and Mr. Krabs learns pets are more profitable than owners.|
|268b||"Lockdown for Love"||October 22, 2020|
|When Plankton ruins a date with Karen, she puts the Chum Bucket on lockdown until he can show affection.|
|269a||"Under the Small Top"||April 16, 2021|
|Squidward's house becomes infested with a mail-order flea circus meant for SpongeBob.|
|269b||"Squidward's Sick Daze"||April 16, 2021|
|Squidward fakes being sick to get out of work, but his agony intensifies when SpongeBob arrives to care for him.|
|TBA||"SpongeBob SquarePants Christmas Special (2021)"||2021|
- Dave Cunningham has confirmed that Incidental 70 will appear in at least one episode this season. The title of this episode is currently unknown.
- This season marks the first work of Richard Pursel on the show since "House Worming" on 2017.
- ^ a b c https://deadline.com/2019/07/spongebob-squarepants-renewed-season-13-nickelodeon-anniversary-special-ratings-1202647458/?fbclid=IwAR1kzXV4DiBukTOlrwxohpVR0V_GHhEwzjBijK_2UluLOJTvMreco2BEra4
- ^ https://www.twitter.com/VincentWaller72/status/1150424215691988992
- ^ https://www.facebook.com/684260781/posts/10158600712340782/
- ^ http://nickalive.blogspot.com/2020/10/nickelodeon-to-premiere-new-spongebob.html
- ^ https://twitter.com/MancieRaines/status/1361201150549102592
- ^ https://twitter.com/MancieRaines/status/1361207665913851905