Lulu Day
Season 1, Episode 17
Lulu Day-Title Card
Air date October 21, 2008
Episode guide
Kai-Lan's Carnival
Sports Day

Lulu Day is the seventeenth episode of the first season of Ni Hao, Kai-Lan. In this episode, Kai-Lan and Lulu are having a special playdate together, but they end up playing with different things. They soon learn how to compromise their playing so that they can enjoy their playdate.


Kai-Lan recieves a picture of her and Lulu playing together, showing that Lulu wants to have a special playdate with her. Kai-Lan decides that she wants to give her a present, so she makes something that she loves, a pinwheel. She tells the audience how they blow at a pinwheel, and teaches them how to say "blow" in Chinese. Lulu shows up with a present for Kai-Lan, a dinosaur necklace, knowing that she really likes dinosaurs.

Words in Mandarin Chinese

  • chuī - blow
  • 風車feng chē - pinwheel
  • 太阳tài yáng - sun
  • 手镯shǒu zhuó - bracelet
  • 熊猫xióng māo - panda
  • 跑车pǎo chē - race car
  • 茶壶chá hú - teapot
  • 泡泡pào pào - bubble



  • Kai-Lan: "Oh, Lulu wants to have a special playdate with me."
  • Kai-Lan: "Ye-Ye likes our big bubble."
  • Ye-Ye: I'll make a special bubble for everyone. Hoho's the youngest, so I'll blow him a bubble first.
  • Hoho: 是我.
  • Ye-Ye: This one is for Tolee.
  • Tolee: 一直熊猫.
  • Ye-Ye: Now Rintoo.
  • Rintoo 一辆跑车.
  • Ye-Ye: Lulu, ready? Here you go.
  • Lulu: 一把茶壶.
  • Ye-Ye: Here, Kai-Lan. This one is for you.
  • Kai-Lan: Ooh, what does that bubble look like? A dinosaur, yeah! I love dinosaurs.
  • Kai-Lan: Lulu, guess what. I made something special for you. 風車.
  • Lulu: 我好喜欢風車.
  • Kai-Lan: Lulu really likes pinwheels.
  • Lulu: 我可以吹它嗎?
  • Kai-Lan: 可以. 吹.
  • Lulu: It's beautiful. 謝謝, Kai-Lan. Look, I made something for you too.
  • Kai-Lan: Oh, 恐龍手镯. Lulu knows I really like dinosaurs. 謝謝, Lulu.
  • Ye-Ye: Lulu. 你好.
  • Lulu: 你好, Ye-Ye.
  • Rintoo: Yes! I love bubbles!
  • Kai-Lan: We're ready for bubbles.
  • Ye-Ye: Here we go.
  • Kai-Lan: 吹!
  • Hoho: 泡泡! 泡泡! 泡泡!


  • In this episode, Rintoo and Tolee do not really appear until the middle of the episode. Hoho does not appear until the near end of the episode.
  • This episode marks the second appearance of Howard the owl.
  • Kai-Lan and Lulu make a very humongous soap and water bubble in this episode. As such, they also popped their bubble by bouncing up and down together.


Full Episode

Season One
Dragonboat Festival | Twirly Whirly Flyers | Tolee's Rhyme Time | The Ant Playground | Wait, Hoho, Wait! | Kai-Lan's Campout | Happy Chinese New Year! | Everybody's Hat Parade | The Snowiest Ride | Safari Pals | Rain or Shine | Beach Day | Sports Day | Kai-Lan's Carnival | Roller Rintoo | Lulu Day | Hoho's Big Flight | Ni Hao, Halloween