This article is a list of episodes from season three of the Nickelodeon series, SpongeBob SquarePants.
Season 3 began on 5 October 2001 with "Just One Bite" and "The Bully",
and ended on 11 October 2004 with "SpongeBob Meets the Strangler" and "Pranks Alot".
The show was put on hiatus until 24 January 2003.
Episodes aired every few months after that date until 11 October 2004.
The show was put on hiatus again, however, and season four would not begin until 6 May 2005.
Like previous seasons, season three consists of 20 episodes.
Season 3 was released on DVD in Regions 1, 4 and 2 on:
- R1: 27 September 2005
- R2: 08 November 2007
- R4: 03 December 2007
- Tom Kenny: SpongeBob SquarePants, Gary the Snail, French Narrator, Patchy the Pirate, a Squid.
- Dee Bradley Baker: Squilliam Fancyson, Various Squids, Customers, Vendors.
- Rodger Bumpass: Squidward Tentacles.
- Bill Fagerbakke: Patrick Star.
- Carolyn Lawrence: Sandy Cheeks.
- Clancy Brown: Eugene Krabs.
- Doug Lawrence (a.k.a. Mr. Lawrence): Sheldon J. Plankton, Larry Lobster.
- Lori Alan: Pearl Krabs.
- Mary Jo Catlett: Poppy Puff.
- Ernest Borgnine: Mermaid Man.
- Tim Conway: Barnacle Boy.
- Stephen Hillenburg: Potty.
- Brian Doyle-Murray: The Flying Dutchman.
- Charles Nelson Reilly: The Dirty Bubble.
- Marion Ross: Grandma SquarePants.
- Jill Talley: Karen, Plankton's computer wife..
|The Algae's Always Greener||41||22 March 2002|
|Plankton tries to see how better Mr.Krabs' life is, but isn't!|
|SpongeGuard on Duty||41||22 March 2002|
|SpongeBob becomes a lifeguard.|
|Club SpongeBob||42||12 July 2002|
|SpongeBob, Patrick, and Squidward are flung into the Kelp Forest.|
|My Pretty Seahorse||42||12 July 2002|
|SpongeBob adopts a stray seahorse.|
|Just One Bite||43||5 October 2001|
|Squidward says he hates Krabby Patties.|
|The Bully||43||5 October 2001|
|Flatts the Flounder joins SpongeBob's boating class.|
|Nasty Patty||44||1 March 2002|
|SpongeBob and Mr.Krabs make a tainted Krabby Patty.|
|Idiot Box||44||1 March 2002|
|Patrick and SpongeBob buy a giant flat screen TV just so they can play with the box.|
|Mermaid Man and Barnacle Boy IV||45||21 January 2002|
|SpongeBob plays with Mermaidman's secret utillity belt.|
|Doing Time||45||21 January 2002|
|Mrs.Puff goes to jail but SpongeBob and Patrick try to break her out.|
|Snowball Effect||46||22 February 2002|
|SpongeBob and Patrick have a snowball fight.|
|One Krabs Trash||46||22 February 2002|
|Mr.Krabs sells SpongeBob a soda drink hat.|
|As Seen on TV||47||8 March 2002|
|The Krusty Krab airs it's first commercial.|
|Can You Spare a Dime?||47||8 March 2002|
|Squidward quits his job.|
|No Weenies Allowed||48||15 March 2002|
|SpongeBob tries to get into the Salty Spitoon|
|Squilliam Returns||48||15 March 2002|
|Squidward tricks Squilliam Fancyson into thinking he has a five star restraunt.|
|Krab Borg||49||29 March 2002|
|Squidward and SpongeBob think Mr.Krabs is a robot.|
|Rock-a-Bye Bivalve||49||29 March 2002|
|SpongeBob and Patrick care for a baby scallop.|
|Wet Painters||50||10 May 2002|
|SpongeBob and Patrick paint the inside of Mr.Krabs' house.|
|Krusty Krab Training Video||50||10 May 2002|
|A training video for future employees of the Krusty Krab.|
|Party Pooper Pants||51||17 May 2002|
|SpongeBob throws a party.|
|Chocolate with Nuts||52||1 June 2002|
|Patrick and SpongeBob sell chocolate bars.|
|Mermaid Man and Barnacle Boy V||52||1 June 2002|
|Barnacleboy joins the dark side.|
|New Student Starfish||53||20 September 2002|
|Patrick joins SpongeBob's boating school.|
|Clams||53||20 September 2002|
|A clam eats Mr.Krabs millionth dollar.|
|Ugh||54||5 March 2004|
|What happened to SpongeBob's, Patrick's, and Squidward's prehistoric ancestors.|
|The Great Snail Race||55||24 January 2003|
|Bikini Bottom holds a snail race.|
|Mid-Life Crustacean||55||24 January 2003|
|Mr.Krabs thinks he's old.|
|Born Again Krabs||56||4 October 2003|
|Mr. Krabs encounters The Flying Dutchman.|
|I Had an Accident||56||4 October 2003|
|SpongeBob breaks his butt while sand-sledding.|
|Krabby Land||57||3 April 2004|
|Mr. Krabs builds a junky playground.|
|The Camping Episode||57||3 April 2004|
|SpongeBob and Patrick go camping on SpongeBob's front lawn, to Squidward's dismay.|
|Missing Identity||58||19 January 2004|
|SpongeBob loses his name tag.|
|Plankton's Army||58||19 January 2004|
|Plankton gathers his relatives to help him steal the Krabby Patty formula.|
|The Sponge Who Could Fly||59||21 March 2003|
|SpongeBob wishes to fly with the jellyfish.|
|SpongeBob Meets the Strangler||60||11 October 2004|
|A criminal attempts to get revenge on SpongeBob.|
|Pranks a Lot||60||11 October 2004|
|SpongeBob and Patrick accidentally turn themselves invisible with invisibility spray.|
- List of SpongeBob SquarePants episodes
- SpongeBob SquarePants (Season 1)
- SpongeBob SquarePants (Season 2)
- SpongeBob SquarePants (Season 4)
- SpongeBob SquarePants (Season 5)
- SpongeBob SquarePants (Season 6)
- SpongeBob SquarePants (Season 7)
|Media releases||Episodes | Seasons: 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10 | The SpongeBob SquarePants Movie | Movie Soundtrack | The Yellow Album | Video releases|
|Cast and Crew||Stephen Hillenburg | Tom Kenny | Bill Fagerbakke | Rodger Bumpass | Carolyn Lawrence | Mr. Lawrence | Clancy Brown|
|Characters||SpongeBob | Patrick | Squidward | Mr. Krabs | Sandy | Gary | Plankton | Mermaid Man and Barnacle Boy | Pearl | Mrs. Puff | Larry | Flying Dutchman | King Neptune | Squilliam | Patchy the Pirate|
|Locations||Bikini Bottom (Places) | Chum Bucket | Goo Lagoon | Krusty Krab | Mrs. Puff's Boating School | Places Beyond|
|Other||| Krabby Patty | Jellyfishing|