The fifth season of iCarly began airing on Nickelodeon on August 13, 2011 and finished its run on January 21, 2012. This season features Carly Shay, Sam Puckett, Freddie Benson and Gibby Gibson as their web show, iCarly, is becoming more popular worldwide, with Sam and Freddie now as a confirmed couple, until the episode, "iLove You". Jerry Trainor co-stars as Carly's older brother Spencer, and Noah Munck co-stars as Gibby. This season had the specials "iLost My Mind, iDate Sam & Freddie, iBloop 2: Electric Bloopaloo, and iMeet the First Lady".
Three days after the lock-in at Ridgeway, Carly and Freddie find out that Sam put herself in the Troubled Waters Mental Hospital, for thinking she has lost her mind when she fell for Freddie. Carly, Gibby, Freddie, and Spencer try to break her out.
Carly settles a disagreement between Sam and Freddie, and soon they rely on her to play peacemaker.
Gibby wants to sabotage Sam and Freddie's romance, and Carly is torn about whether to help him.
Carly suggests that Sam and Freddie try each other's favorite hobbies; Spencer asks his former babysitter to dinner. Also, Sam and Freddie go see her Uncle Carmine and his friend, Chaz, in prison. Chaz threatens Freddie so Sam and Freddie must come to terms with their relationship.
Carly pretends to be very brainy to score points with her new boyfriend. Meanwhile, T-Bo needs to find a new home after he's evicted from the Groovy Smoothie.
Christopher Cane (Rex from Victorious) interviews the cast and shows their bloopers from the show. This is the sequel to iBloop, a Season 3 episode, where it showed every cast members' bloopers during filming various episodes.
In this episode Nora, the crazy fan who kidnapped the iCarly trio, has been released from prison and is still obsessed with iCarly. But this time, her whole family is in on trapping the iCarly trio, along with Spencer (who has been tied to a spinning wheel), and they won't let them leave.
Continued (Part 2) - Nora, the crazy fan who kidnapped the iCarly trio, has been released from prison and is still obsessed with iCarly. But this time, her whole family is in on trapping the iCarly trio, along with Spencer (who has been tied to a spinning wheel), and they won't let them leave.
Freddie decides he'd like to go in front of the camera, while at the same time creates some new 3-D effects for Carly's web-show. The trouble is, those special effects have some unforeseen side effects.
It is Carly's dad birthday and they decide to put him a surprise party but when their dad had to go to another country, Carly gets upset and mad. Freddie and Sam decides to put Carly and Spencer online to talk to their dad online but when they are about to get arrested, the First Lady Michelle Obama comes to help them.
Carly gets her toe stuck in a bathtub right before she is supposed to leave for a date. Meanwhile, Sam and the rest of the gang get trapped in Canada when she's caught trying to smuggle Fat Cakes over the border.