Iris and Liz usher in a new age at the Cortez: one where the guests live. On Devil's Night 2022, John goes public to reveal what happened to him and his family.
Alex turns to John for help when the Countess gives her an ultimatum concerning the children. Meanwhile, Liz and Iris decide to exit the Cortez in style, while Donavan decides to convince the Countess to love him... or kill him.moreless
The Countess plans to kill Will to obtain his money, while Ramona plans revenge on the woman who loved and left her.
In 1925, the Countess meets her first love... and her husband James. Meanwhile, John has himself committed to confront the Ten Commandment Killer, and construction workers find a sealed wing of the Cortez.moreless
While Iris, Ramona, and Donovan plan their revenge against the Countess, she sends Alex to find her missing child. Meanwhile, Liz finds the love of her life, and John finds an unexpected intruder in his home.moreless
Alex struggles with her new lifestyle, and Liz reveals to Iris in flashback how she came to the Hotel Cortez. Meanwhile, John spends the night with Sally, and the Countess hires a new governess.moreless
James invites John to his exclusive autumnal banquet, while Alex demands answers from the Countess.
Living at the Cortez takes its toll on John, who receives a surprise visit from Alex. Meanwhile, Donovan meets the Countess' lover from the late 70s, and the Countess plans to marry Will and strip him of his money.moreless
John learns the secrets of the murder hotel from Iris, and meets Sally. Meanwhile, Scarlett finds Holden, and the Countess take a new lover.
Roofie needs Pac's help to obtain a bag of weed.
Dandy prepares for his big performance, but the freaks have other plans. Meanwhile, Elsa goes to Hollywood and all of her dreams come true... except for the most important one of all.
Maggie tries to prove her loyalty to Jimmy. Meanwhile, the Twins receive troubling information about Chester.
Elsa decides who will own the freak show after she leaves for Hollywood. Meanwhile, a new performer is attracted to the Tattlers, and Dell and Eve set out to rescue Jimmy from jail.moreless
Dandy comes to Maggie to get his fortune told. Meanwhile, Regina summons Colquitt when Dandy tells her what he's done, and Stanley and Elsa assure the Tattlers that Dr. Candy will soon be coming to separate them.moreless
When Ethel confronts Elsa over Ma Petite's death, Elsa explains how she obtained her wooden legs. Meanwhile, Gloria receives psychiatric advice about Dandy, Elsa recruits a new freak, and Desiree offers to help Penny deal with Vince.moreless
Stanley blackmails Dell into procuring a freak for him. However, when Dell chooses the wrong victim, the camp's females rally against him. Meanwhile, Jimmy confronts his father and Penny's father gives her a going away present.moreless
Elsa orders the freaks to celebrate her birthday with a week of festivities. However, when one of them betrays her she demands that he take his place on the Wheel. Meanwhile, Maggie refuses to murder Jimmy for Stanley and plots to kill Ma Petite.moreless
Stanley tries to convince Elsa to go into television, as a ruse to get hold of the Tattler Twins and sell their body to the Morbidity Museum. Meanwhile, Maggie tries to warn Jimmy, and Dandy commits his first murder.moreless
While the ghostly Edward Mordrake stalks the freak show, Jimmy and Maggie encounter Twisty and Elsa speaks of her days in Germany during the War.
A fortune teller arrives at the freak show looking for work, and impresses Elsa with her insight... and Jimmy with her beauty. Meanwhile, the freaks refuse to perform on Halloween because of the story that the ghost of Edward Mordrake will come seeking to add a freak to his collection.moreless
When Bette reveals that she can't sing, Dot demonstrates an unexpected talent. Meanwhile, a strongman and his wife arrive at the show seeking employment, and Dandy makes a new friend.
A milkman makes a horrifying discovery at a farmhouse. The surviving victim is taken to the hospital, where freak show proprietor Elsa Marks pays them a visit.
At Munch's retirement party, Benson receives a text message from Sarah Walsh -- two years after being raped, Sarah believes she has been raped again. Clues lead the team to a suspect with a huge cyber presence.moreless