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2020 is a leap year starting on Wednesday of the Gregorian calendar. This year a theatrical movie was originally to release in theaters but was moved to CBS Access in 2021 due to the ongoing pandemic, one episode was in the 2019 hiatus which is "Pineapple RV," and this is the second year that new episodes premiere after Stephen Hillenburg's lifetime.


Date Event(s)
Unknown date The Untitled puppetry short will premiere.
Unknown date Kamp Koral: SpongeBob's Under Years will premiere.
January 1 "The Krusty Slammer" premiered in Poland.
"Shell Games," "Senior Discount," "Mind the Gap" and "Dirty Bubble Returns" premiered in Indonesia.
January 2 "Plankton's Old Chum," "Jolly Lodgers" and "Biddy Sitting" premiered in Indonesia.
January 3 "Mind the Gap" and "Dirty Bubble Returns" premiered in South Korea.
January 4 "SpongeBob Appreciation Day: Patchy's Beach Bash!" and the sing-along version of "The SpongeBob Musical: Live on Stage!" premiered.
January 10 "SpongeBob in RandomLand" and "SpongeBob's Bad Habit" premiered in South Korea.
January 12 "Plankton's Old Chum" and "Shell Games" premiered in France.
January 17 "Handemonium" and "Breakin'" premiered in South Korea.
January 18 "Escape from Beneath Glove World" premiered.
January 22 "Pineapple RV" premiered in Denmark.
January 29 Third movie's Super Bowl promo was released.
January 31 "A Cabin in the Kelp" and "The Hankering" premiered in South Korea.
February 1 "Escape from Beneath Glove World" premiered in Canada.
February 3 "Plankton's Old Chum" premiered in the UK and Ireland.
February 4 SpongeBob: Krusty Cook-Off was soft-launched in Australia and the Philippines.
"Biddy Sitting" premiered in the UK and Ireland.
February 5 "Handemonium" and "Breakin'" premiered in Norway, Sweden, and Denmark.
"Squid's on a Bus" premiered in the UK and Ireland.
February 6 "Dirty Bubble Returns" premiered in the UK, Ireland, Sweden, and Denmark.
"Mind the Gap" premiered in Sweden and Denmark.
February 7 "The Goofy Newbie" and "Lighthouse Louie" premiered in South Korea.
"Breakin'" premiered in the UK and Ireland.
February 8 "Who R Zoo?" and "Biddy Sitting" premiered.
February 10 "Who R Zoo?" premiered in the UK and Ireland.
"Lighthouse Louie" premiered in Southeast Asia.
"Plankton's Old Chum" and "Dirty Bubble Returns" premiered in Iberia, Turkey, and Central & Eastern Europe.
February 11 "The Goofy Newbie" premiered in the UK and Ireland.
"Handemonium" premiered in Iberia, Turkey, and Central & Eastern Europe.
February 12 "Lighthouse Louie" premiered in the UK, Ireland, Iberia, Turkey, and Central & Eastern Europe.
"Handemonium" premiered in Southeast Asia.
February 13 "A Cabin in the Kelp" premiered in the UK, Ireland, Iberia, Turkey, Central & Eastern Europe, and Southeast Asia.
February 14 "Escape from Beneath Glove World" premiered in South Korea.
"The Hankering" premiered in UK, Ireland, Iberia, Turkey, Central & Eastern Europe, and Southeast Asia.
February 15 "Who R Zoo?" and "Biddy Sitting" premiered in Canada.
"Handemonium," "Mind the Gap," and "Dirty Bubble Returns" premiered in France.
February 21 "Who R Zoo?" and "Biddy Sitting" premiered in South Korea.
"The Krusty Slammer" premiered in Germany.
February 22 "SpongeBob Appreciation Day: Patchy's Beach Bash!" premiered in France.
Best Buddies Ever event started in Australia & New Zealand, concluding with the premiere of "Biddy Sitting" in those countries.
February 24 "Dirty Bubble Returns" premiered in Italy.
February 25 "Swamp Mates" premiered in the UK and Ireland.
"Handemonium" and "Lighthouse Louie" premiered in Italy.
February 26 "A Cabin in the Kelp" and "The Hankering" premiered in Italy.
February 27 "Who R Zoo?" and "Biddy Sitting" premiered in Italy.
February 28 "SpongeBob Appreciation Day: Patchy's Beach Bash!" and "Patchy's Playlist" premiered in South Korea.
"Who R Zoo?" and "Biddy Sitting" premiered in Russia.
February 29 "Shell Games" premiered in the UK and Ireland.
"Biddy Sitting" premiered in Poland, France, Iberia, Turkey, and Central & Eastern Europe.
"Who R Zoo?" premiered in Poland, Iberia, Turkey, and Central & Eastern Europe.
"SpongeBob Appreciation Day: Patchy's Beach Bash!" premiered in Latin America.
March 7 "Shell Games" and "Jolly Lodgers" premiered.
"Lighthouse Louie," "Breakin'," "A Cabin in the Kelp," and "The Hankering" premiered in France.
March 13 The SpongeBob Musical: Live on Stage! premiered in Philippines.
March 15 "Shell Games" and "Senior Discount" premiered in Canada.
March 16 "Plankton's Old Chum" and "King Plankton" premiered in the Netherlands and Belgium.
March 17 "Stormy Weather" and "Dirty Bubble Returns" premiered in the Netherlands and Belgium.
March 18 "Senior Discount" and "Biddy Sitting" premiered in the Netherlands and Belgium.
March 19 "Mind the Gap" and "Handemonium" premiered in the Netherlands and Belgium.
March 20 "Lighthouse Louie" and "Boss for a Day" premiered in the Netherlands and Belgium.
March 21 "Jolly Lodgers" premiered in Canada.
March 23 "Plankton's Old Chum" premiered in Saudi Arabia.
March 24 "A Cabin in the Kelp" premiered in the Netherlands and Belgium.
"Dirty Bubble Returns" premiered in Poland.
"Stormy Weather" premiered in Saudi Arabia.
March 25 "The Hankering" premiered in the Netherlands and Belgium.
"Handemonium" and "Breakin' premiered in Poland.
"Mind the Gap" premiered in Saudi Arabia.
March 26 "A Cabin in the Kelp" premiered in Poland.
"Dirty Bubble Returns" premiered in Saudi Arabia.
March 27 "The Hankering" premiered in Poland.
March 31 The Complete Eleventh Season, The SpongeBob Movie: Sponge on the Run: The Junior Novelization, The Great Gary Rescue!, Happy Campers!, Welcome to Camp Coral! and The SpongeBob Movie: Sponge on the Run: Official Activity Book were released.
April 5 "Plankton's Old Chum" and "Stormy Weather" premiered in Israel.
April 6 "The Krusty Bucket" and "Squid's on a Bus" premiered in Israel.
"The Krusty Slammer" and "Pineapple RV" premiered in Brazil.
April 7 "Broken Alarm" and "Karen's Baby" premiered in Israel.
April 8 "Mind the Gap" and "Dirty Bubble Returns" premiered in Israel.
April 9 "Handemonium" and "Breakin'" premiered in Israel.
April 11 "Swamp Mates" and "One Trick Sponge" premiered.
April 12 "A Cabin in the Kelp" and "The Hankering" premiered in Israel.
SpongeBob SquarePants Vol. 21 was released on iTunes.
April 13 "Escape from Beneath Glove World" premiered in Israel.
April 17 "Swamp Mates" and "One Trick Sponge" premiered in Canada.
April 18 "SpongeBob Appreciation Day: Patchy's Beach Bash!" premiered in Turkey, Central & Eastern Europe, and Wallonia.
April 20 "Stormy Weather" premiered in Australia and New Zealand.
April 21 "Plankton's Old Chum" premiered in Australia and New Zealand.
April 22 "Squid's on a Bus" premiered in Australia and New Zealand.
April 23 "The Krusty Bucket" premiered in Australia and New Zealand.
April 24 "Broken Alarm" premiered in Australia and New Zealand.
April 25 "Plankton's Old Chum," "Stormy Weather," "Mind the Gap," "Dirty Bubble Returns," "Handemonium," "Breakin'," "A Cabin in the Kelp," and "The Hankering" premiered in Latin America.
April 27 "Karen's Baby" premiered in Australia and New Zealand.
April 28 SpongeBob SquarePants Mad Libs and Bikini Bottom Bash DVD were released.
"Mind the Gap" premiered in Australia and New Zealand.
April 29 "One Trick Sponge" premiered in Sweden and Denmark.
"Swamp Mates" premiered in Denmark.
"Dirty Bubble Returns" premiered in Australia and New Zealand.
Super Brawl Universe got updated.
April 30 "SpongeBob in RandomLand" premiered in Australia and New Zealand.
"Swamp Mates" accidentally premiered in the Netherlands.
May 1 The SpongeBob SquarePants series became 21 years old.
"SpongeBob's Bad Habit" premiered in Australia and New Zealand.
May 2 A second sneak-peek for The SpongeBob Movie: Sponge on the Run was released.
May 3 "The Krusty Slammer" and "Pineapple RV" premiered in Australia and New Zealand.
"SpongeBob Appreciation Day: Patchy's Beach Bash!" premiered in the Netherlands.
May 4 "Shell Games" premiered in Sweden and Denmark.
May 5 "Jolly Lodgers" premiered in Sweden and Denmark.
May 8 "A Cabin in the Kelp" and "The Hankering" premiered in Sweden and Denmark.
May 9 "Escape from Beneath Glove World" premiered in Scandinavia.
May 10 "SpongeBob Appreciation Day: Patchy's Beach Bash!" premiered in Russia.
The SpongeBob Musical: Live on Stage! premiered in the Netherlands.
May 11 "Shell Games" premiered in the Netherlands and Belgium.
May 12 "Jolly Lodgers" premiered in the Netherlands and Belgium.
SpongeBob: Krusty Cook-Off was released in the United States.
May 13 "Swamp Mates" premiered in the Netherlands and Belgium.
May 14 "Knock Knock, Who's There?" and "Pat Hearts Squid" premiered in Norway.
"One Trick Sponge" premiered in the Netherlands and Belgium.
May 15 "A Cabin in the Kelp" and "The Hankering" premiered in Norway.
May 16 "Escape from Beneath Glove World" premiered in Latin America, Iberia, Poland (in English only), Turkey, Central & Eastern Europe, South Africa, Scandinavia, and Wallonia.
May 18 "Escape from Beneath Glove World" premiered in the Netherlands and Belgium.
May 22 "Shell Games" and "Senior Discount" premiered in Germany, Austria, and Switzerland.
"A Cabin in the Kelp" and "The Hankering" premiered in Austria and Switzerland.
May 23 "Escape from Beneath Glove World" premiered in Italy and Southeast Asia.
"Boss for a Day" premiered in Germany, Austria, and Switzerland.
"Handemonium" and "Breakin'" premiered in Austria and Switzerland.
May 24 "Escape from Beneath Glove World" premiered in Germany, Austria, and Switzerland.
The SpongeBob Musical: Live on Stage! premiered in Germany.
"Pineapple RV" premiered in Iberia, South Africa, and Wallonia.
May 27 "Swamp Mates" and "One Trick Sponge" premiered in Southeast Asia.
May 28 Bob Kulick died.
May 29 SpongeBob: Patty Pursuit was released.
May 30 "Escape from Beneath Glove World" premiered in France.
"Gary's Got Legs" premiered in Germany.
May 31 "Swamp Mates" and "One Trick Sponge" premiered in Iberia, South Africa, and Wallonia.
"Plankton's Old Chum" premiered in Wallonia.
June 5 The Stars of SpongeBob Fan Favorites Special premiered.
June 6 "King Plankton" premiered in Germany.
June 7 "Swamp Mates" and "One Trick Sponge" premiered in Israel.
"Dirty Bubble Returns" and "Lighthouse Louie" premiered in Russia.
June 8 "Shell Games" and "Senior Discount" premiered in Israel.
"Pineapple RV" premiered in the Netherlands and Belgium.
"My Two Krabses" premiered in Latin America.
A third sneak peek for The SpongeBob Movie: Sponge on the Run was released.
June 9 "Jolly Lodgers" and "Biddy Sitting" premiered in Israel.
June 11 Battle for Bikini Bottom - Rehydrated was released in South Korea.
June 12 SpongeBob: Krusty Cook-Off got updated for the first time.
June 13 "Plankton's Old Chum" premiered in Germany, Austria, and Switzerland.
June 14 "A Cabin in the Kelp" and "The Hankering" premiered in Russia.
June 17 Battle for Bikini Bottom - Rehydrated was released in Walmart.
June 20 "Stormy Weather" premiered in Germany, Austria, and Switzerland.
June 21 "Escape from Beneath Glove World" premiered in Russia and Poland.
The SpongeBob Musical: Live on Stage! premiered in France.
June 23 Battle for Bikini Bottom - Rehydrated was released.
June 25 "Shell Games" and "Senior Discount" premiered in Brazil.
June 27 "Squid's on a Bus" premiered in Germany, Austria, and Switzerland.
June 29 "Shell Games" premiered in Southeast Asia.
July 1 "Jolly Lodgers" premiered in Southeast Asia.
July 3 "The Goofy Newbie" premiered in Southeast Asia.
Bikini Bottom Block Party started.
July 4 "The Krusty Bucket" premiered in Germany, Austria, and Switzerland.
July 5 Bikini Bottom Block Party ended.
July 6 "Escape from Beneath Glove World" premiered in Australia and New Zealand.
July 7 "Breakin'" premiered in Australia and New Zealand.
July 8 "Boss for a Day" will premiere in Australia and New Zealand.
July 9 "Handemonium" will premiere in Australia and New Zealand.
July 10 "Lighthouse Louie" will premiere in Australia and New Zealand.
July 11 "Insecurity Guards" will premiere in Germany, Austria, and Switzerland.
July 12 "The Goofy Newbie" and "A Cabin in the Kelp" will premiere in Australia and New Zealand.
"Swamp Mates" and "One Trick Sponge" will premiere in Russia.
July 13 The Stars of SpongeBob Fan Favorites Special will premiere in Canada.
July 14 "The Hankering" will premiere in Australia and New Zealand.
July 15 "Shell Games" will premiere in Australia and New Zealand.
July 16 "Senior Discount" will premiere in Australia and New Zealand.
July 17 "Pineapple RV" will premiere.
"Boss for a Day" will premiere in the US and Canada.
"The Goofy Newbie" and "My Two Krabses" will premiere in Canada.
"Jolly Lodgers" will premiere in Australia and New Zealand.
July 18 "Sandy's Nutty Nieces" will premiere in Germany, Austria, and Switzerland.
July 19 "Jolly Lodgers" will premiere in Russia.
July 25 "Karen's Baby" will premiere in Germany, Austria, and Switzerland.
August 5 SpongeBob is a Doctor and Bubble Boats will be released in Japan.
October 6 Nickelodeon Kart Racers 2: Grand Prix will be released.

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