Twilight Sparkle's Retro Media Library
Twilight Sparkle's Retro Media Library

Applejack's "Day" Off is the 10th Season 6 episode of My Little Pony: Friendship is Magic.

This episode last aired on Discovery Family on April 3, 2019, three days before Season 9 premiered.


While Rarity struggles to get Applejack to relax at the spa, Twilight and Spike find covering her "simple" farm chores to be a more difficult job than they thought.

Production timeline

December 9, 2014 Premise written by Neal Dusedau. The episode started off only focusing on Applejack.
December 12, 2014 Episode listed as #611.
January 15, 2015 Outline written.
February 4, 2015 First draft of the script written.
February 26, 2015 Second draft of the script written.
March 12, 2015 Episode moved up to #610.
March 20–27, 2015 Polish draft written. Pinkie Pie and Fluttershy are both written out, and the episode now focuses on both Applejack and Rarity.
March 31, 2015 Script approved.
April 7, 2015 Final draft.
June 3–17, 2015 Voice recording in session.
October 14, 2015 Animatic submitted for review.
March 1, 2016 Client cut of animated episode submitted for review.
March 31, 2016 Musical score added.
April 18, 2016 Completed production.


This episode features the following characters:

Main characters
06 - Applejack.png
05 - Rarity.png
01 - Twilight Sparkle.png
Twilight Sparkle
04 - Rainbow Dash.png
Rainbow Dash
07 - Spike.png

Home media

DVDs with this episode:

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Season Six
(November 7, 2017)
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(May 8, 2018)