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This episode is not to be confused with the song of the same name.
Barney & Friends Episode
It's Raining, It's Pouring...
Season 3, Episode 14
Air date July 27, 1995
Written by Mark S. Bernthal
Directed by Bruce Deck
Theme Things to Do on a Rainy Day
Episode Guide
At Home With Animals
Camera Safari

"It's Raining, It's Pouring..." is the fourteenth episode from the third season of Barney & Friends.


The kids are playing outside with the parachute, until it starts to rain and they have to go inside. Barney decides to help them get ideas to come up with. Carlos and Min suggest that they take turns telling stories with the parachute. Tomie DePaola later pays everyone a visit to read them his new book, and he even shows them how to draw one of his characters. The children later discover that you can still find fun things to do on a rainy day, even though you can't play outside.

Stories: Camping on a Dark Night / The Lonely Little Number / The Little Boy Couldn't Fall Asleep / Charlie Needs a Cloak


  1. Barney Theme Song
  2. Ring Around the Rosie
  3. What Can We Play on a Rainy Day?
  4. Scary Stories
  5. Number Limbo
  6. Sheep Medley: Little Bo Peep/Little Boy Blue
  7. Rain Medley: Rain, Rain, Go Away/It's Raining, It's Pouring
  8. Min's Circus Dance
  9. I Love You


  • Juan is mentioned in this episode.
  • This episode marks the second appearance of Tomie DePaola on the Barney & Friends television series. This is also the only time he appeared with Min, Carlos, and Jason.
  • A tarp can be seen when Barney and the kids were hiding in a parachute.
  • This episode is a bit similar to "Stick With Imagination!". In that episode, Instead of using a parachute, they use a stick.
  • The poem read by Tosha was later adapted into the book Barney's Number Friends.
  • On the PBS Pledge Drives for this episode What Can We Play on a Rainy Day? and Min's Circus Dance were edited out.
  • Although Baby Bop appears in this episode, she doesn't sing any songs in this episode.