|Plot||Big Bird decides to sit on the steps of 123 Sesame Street all day, but has difficulty finding someone to sit with him.|
|Air date||January 5, 1999|
|Season||Season 30 (1998-1999)|
|Syndication||123 Sesame Street, PBS Kids Sprout|
|This episode guide is missing segments cut from Noggin's broadcast.|
Big Bird loves the front steps of 123 Sesame Street, and resolves to sit on them all day.
| || A little girl shows the building and apartment where she lives -- both with the number 6.|
(EKA: Episode 0982)
Baby Bear can't join Big Bird on the steps because he's walking with his porridge as it cools off
|"I'm a Little Airplane," with film of kids pretending to be airplanes.|
(EKA: Episode 3307)
|N / n paper fold|
(EKA: Episode 3114)
Luis can't sit with Big Bird because he has to go fix a garbage disposal. Tarah explains to Big Bird that her wheelchair prevents her from using the stairs... but she can't sit with Big Bird anyway because she has an appointment to race with her friends
Big Bird explains his lonely sitting problem to Gordon, who joins him in singing "If These Steps Could Talk." Hearing the song, the cast gathers around, including Susan, Maria, Luis, Gabi, Miles, Linda, Barkley, Rosita, Elmo, Grover, Tarah, and the kids. Big Bird is struck with an inspiration, and runs to his nest.
|N is for nose|
Artist: Jeff Hale
(EKA: Episode 2176)
Big Bird returns from his nest with Radar, whom he knows will sit with him. When he arrives at the steps, he finds all his friends sitting there, and they reminisce about how much the steps mean to them.
The cast say goodbye from the steps
| || Ernie and Bert:|
Alone in the park with no one to play with, Ernie sings "Somebody Come and Play." with Rubber Duckie
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