|“||I'm pumped too! I'mma study at the library all day and teach myself calculus all night! Woo-hoo!||”|
Shiny Money invites Team Austin to his annual swamp blast.
- Ross Lynch as Austin Moon
- Laura Marano as Ally Dawson
- Raini Rodriguez as Trish De La Rosa
- Calum Worthy as Dez Wade
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.
- 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.
- This is the fifth episode to feature an animal. The first was Kangaroos & Chaos, the second was Zaliens & Cloud Watchers, the third was Songwriting & Starfish and the fourth was myTAB & My Pet.
- 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.
- Ally and Austin are both scared of spiders.
- This episode title refers to the setting taking place in Shiny Money's boathouse 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 alliteration in the title. The first was Zaliens & Cloud Watchers.
- This episode was filmed as the season finale but aired as the 17th episode.
- Shiny Money had a solid gold goldfish, but the fish floated, proving that it wasn't really gold.
- The song Na Na Na (The Summer Song), was the theme song for Disney Channel Summer of 2012.
- This was the first summer-related episode in the series.
- It is revealed that Ally silent screams.
- After Shiny Money's boat sank, everyone's hair was wet except Trish's.
- The song Austin performed is "Na Na Na (The Summer Song)", but the credits list it as "Na Na Na (The Vacation Song)"
To view the Everglades & Ally-Gators transcript, click here.