Parks and Recreation: Season 4

Parks and Recreation: Season 4

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Amy Poehler won a Golden Globe in this beloved comedy series as Leslie Knope, a mid-level bureaucrat in the Parks and Recreation Department who has bigger dreams for her small town of Pawnee, Indiana.


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I'm Leslie Knope

Leslie is torn between Ben and her dreams of running... More for public office, while Ron braces himself for the arrival of his first wife, the original Tammy.


Ron and Tammys

Ron's first ex-wife, Tammy One, reenters his life and tries... More to control his every move. Meanwhile, Ben helps Tom balance the books at his new company, and Ann makes a PSA, with help from Chris.


Born and Raised

Leslie's book about Pawnee comes out just in time for... More her campaign. Ann tries to bond with Ron and April.


Pawnee Rangers

Ron takes his boys-only troop of Pawnee Rangers into the... More wild. Not wanting the girls to feel left out, Leslie also takes her troop of Pawnee Goddesses on an adventure weekend. Meanwhile, a reluctant Ben joins Tom and Donna for a day of relaxation, and Chris spends some time with Jerry.


Meet 'N' Greet

Andy and April host a Halloween bash at their house.... More Tom emcees an event for Leslie's campaign. Andy and April receive an unusual wedding present from Ron and Ann.


End of the World

A local Pawnee group predicts the end of days, causing... More chaos in the Parks department.


The Treaty

Leslie enlists the help of Ben, Andy and April to... More host a Model U.N. for Pawnee Central High School. Chris asks Ann for her advice on love when a date cancels on him. Meanwhile, Ron struggles to find a replacement for Tom.


Smallest Park

Leslie uses her new tourist attraction as a way to... More spend more time with Ben. Meanwhile, Ron and April encourage Andy to go to college, and Chris tasks Tom and Jerry with revamping the Parks and Rec logo.


The Trial of Leslie Knope

Leslie has to face an ethics committee about her secret... More relationship with Ben after they come clean to Chris.


Citizen Knope

Unable to get work done from inside the Parks Department,... More Leslie forms a citizen action group and fights from the outside. Meanwhile, everyone in the office brainstorms ideas for what to get Leslie for Christmas.


The Comeback Kid

Leslie enlists everyone's help in staging an attention-getting event. Ben... More takes up a new hobby, while April and Andy adopt a pet.


Campaign Ad

Faced with a tough new opponent, Leslie and Ben disagree... More on the content of her first campaign ad. Ron is very uncomfortable when Chris tries to befriend him, while Andy and April make a trip to the doctor.


Bowling for Votes

Leslie and Ben host a bowling night after receiving feedback... More about Leslie's campaign. April, Chris, and Jerry hold a competition to see who can raise the most funds.


Operation Ann

Leslie works to find Ann a Valentine's date. Ron helps... More Ben with a scavenger hunt, and Chris becomes depressed over his love life.


Dave Returns

While trying to get an endorsement from the Chief of... More Police, Leslie and Ben awkwardly run into Leslie's old flame, Dave. Meanwhile, Andy and the rest of the office work on a theme song for Leslie's campaign.


Sweet Sixteen

Leslie realizes that the department has forgotten Jerry's birthday and... More decides to throw a party for him at a special location. Meanwhile, Tom is flabbergasted when he finds out Ann doesn't share his taste in music.


Campaign Shake-Up

Leslie and Ben are caught off guard when her opponent... More Bobby Newport hires a powerful campaign manager from Washington. Chris forces Ron to start interviewing replacements for Leslie when work starts falling through the cracks, and an unlikely officemate solves a challenging problem.



Leslie and Ben are thrilled when Buddy Wood wants to... More interview Leslie for his Indianapolis talkshow. April and Ron prep Andy for his final exam in his Women’s Studies course.


Live Ammo

Leslie discovers that the Parks Department budget is about to... More be cut, and she later meets the City Council member she is running to replace. Chris and Ron visit a meditation center.


The Debate

Leslie goes toe-to-toe with Bobby Newport in a debate. Ann,... More Tom, and Chris work in the media spin room, while Ron goes the extra mile to save a party for Leslie's donors.


Bus Tour

An important person in Pawnee dies while Leslie is on... More a bus tour for the final day of her campaign. Meanwhile Andy investigates a security threat, and Chris finds a cure for his depression.


Win, Lose, or Draw

It's election day in Pawnee, and Leslie and Bobby Newport... More are separated by a razor-thin margin. While everyone waits with Leslie for the race to be called, they ponder their futures, and their new opportunities.

Parks and Recreation: Season 4 | Reviews

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A.V. Club

A.V. Club

If there’s anything Parks And Recreation’s position on the government stands for, it’s the governing looking out for the governed. And as the show begins its sixth season, it looks out for its characters with a wider scope.

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Slant Magazine

Slant Magazine

It’s now just a waiting game to see if this patchy episodic specimen can gradually move past its Office-inspired roots and trudge toward developing its own individual, winning skin.

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Entertainment Weekly

Entertainment Weekly

Parks doesn’t yet have the snap or clear character delineation of Steve Carell’s sitcom. But people forget: The Office seemed a little flat when it premiered in 2005.

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Parks and Recreation: Season 4 | Release Details

Parks and Recreation: Season 4 is available to stream in New Zealand now on Netflix and Neon.