|“||I'm pumped too, I'mma study at the library all day and teach myself calculus all night! Woo-hoo!||”|
“Everglades & Ally-Gators”
Season 1, Episode 17
July 15, 2012
OverviewShiney Money invites Team Austin to his annual swamp blast. The gang heads to Shiny Money's boathouse in the Everglades. While Austin and Ally are working on a new song, Trish and Dez accidentally lure in legendary alligator, Big Mama. Chaos quickly ensues as they try to make the alligator go away and keep houseboat and their summer vacation afloat. At the end Austin sings a song called: Na, Na, Na (The Vacation Song).
Austin: I'm so pumped for summer break, I'm gonna chill at the beach all day and rock out all night! Woo-hoo!
Ally:I'm pumped too, I'mma chill at the library all day and teach myself calculus all night! Woo-hoo!
Austin: Hey. We haven't seen you since we performed together at the Internet Music Awards.
Shiny Money: That was so cool, up until your friends broke my arms and legs.
Trish: Now the four of us can finally have vacation together.
Shiny Money: You're not invited.
Austin: Please let them come.
Austin, Ally, Trish and Dez: Please, please, please, please, please, please, please-
Austin: I feel like the weight of the world is off my shoulders!
Trish: Yeah, that's cause we're carrying all the bags!
Austin: The sooner we finish this song, the sooner we get to start our va-ca!
Ally: Then we can par-tay!
Austin: Put away the calculator.
- Ross Lynch as Austin Moon.
- Laura Marano as Ally Dawson.
- Raini Rodriguez as Trish.
- Calum Worthy as Dez.
- This episode marks Shiny Money's second appearance on the show, first being on Tickets & Trashbags.
- This episode is part of Disney Channel's Summer Adventure Weekend along with Jessie, Fish Hooks, Gravity Falls, 'Shake It Up and A.N.T. Farm
- This is the 5th episode to feature an animal. The 1st was Kangaroos & Chaos, (a Kangaroo, a Llama, and a Camel) the 2nd was Zaliens & Cloud Watchers, (a goose) the 3rd was Songwriting & Starfish (a starfish) and the 4th was myTAB & My Pet. (Ally's bird Owen)
- This is the first episode to directly mention a character, i.e. Ally (Ally-Gator). in its title.
- The title is also a reference to Soups & Stars, where Ally's nickname, Ally-Gator, was introduced.
- This episode premiered to 3.5 million viewers.
- It this episode it was revealed that Ally and Austin are scared of spiders.
- This episode title refers to the setting taking place in Shiny Money's boat house in the Everglades, and the large alligator, Big Mama.
- This episode was ranked #2 in Disney Channel Australia's "Fanpicked Austin & Ally Countdown".
- This is the second episode that doesn't have, or sounds like it has, alliteration in the title. First was Zaliens & Cloud Watchers.
- This episode was filmed as the season finale, but it aired as the 17th.
- Shiny Money had a solid gold goldfish, but the fish floated, proving that it wasn't really gold, and was just there for comedy sake.
- The song Na Na Na (The Summer Song), was the theme song for Disney Channel Summer of 2012.
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