Jay, Gloria and Manny challenge each other to step outside their comfort zone and try something new. Mitch and Cam's wedding is getting too big and costly, so they resort to selling a couple of their prized possessions.
Jay takes Manny out to cut down their own Christmas tree, and Gloria is on edge with mom in town, but changes her tune when she sees her bonding with Claire. Then, Mitchell is forced to do last-minute shopping when they didn't get Lily the right gift.
The neighbours decide to rent their house out for homestays and it’s causing problems for the Johnsons. Dre develops a newfound joy of calling the cops over petty neighbourhood issues but begins to question the example he is setting for Jack.
The family is shocked to learn that Jack and Diane are not familiar with the iconic music of Prince. One by one, each member of the family works to explain Prince’s tremendous impact on their lives through his music.
During the birthday sleepover Beverly has planned, Adam's friend Garry shares his dad's home brewed beer and gets everyone sick. Many of the parents believe Adam is a bad influence and forbid his friends from hanging out with him.
It's Linda's birthday and Bob needs more time to plan her birthday surprise. But when he sends her out of the house as a distraction, she goes missing. Mayhem ensues as the Belchers must work together to find Linda.
It's a full moon in New Orleans, and sure enough, all night long, the calls for the EMTs seem to get crazier and crazier. There's a machete hacking, a man whose finger is bitten off by a dog and a guy stabbed by a man dating his ex-wife.