Mister Rogers walks through his neighborhood and greets his neighbors with good wishes for the new year. Mr. McFeely gives him new sneakers. When he goes to watch children rehearsing, he talks with Stephanie, whose parents may miss the party, because of car trouble. Mr. Rogers talks about Chanukah and plays with a dreidel.
In the NOM, King Friday won't allow anyone to open presents until he gives permission. Lady Elaine is angry because she has only one present, so she turns everyone upside down. As a surprise, she is sent ice skating. She learns that all presents are not wrapped. Mr. Rogers talks about different kinds of presents. Stephanie's parents arrive in time to see her dance.