Elmo poses with a mug behind a desk wearing a suit.

The Not-Too-Late Show with Elmo

Enjoy playtime for the whole family.

It’s everyone’s favorite 3½-year-old monster, Elmo! Join Elmo, his sidekick Cookie Monster, and other Sesame Street friends as they interview celebrities and musical guests, explore the latest in pop culture, and play games, all with humor and heart.

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Check out the latest clips from The Not-Too-Late Show with Elmo.

Young children love seeing their Sesame Street friends in a new way, madcap behind-the-scenes humor keeps older kids laughing, and grown-ups get a kick out of seeing celebrity guests have silly fun with Elmo.

Elmo’s Song Featuring Lil Nas X

Elmo’s Song feat. Lil Nas X

If you love Elmo’s Song, then you’ll definitely love Lil Nas X’s song!

AJR Sings Heroes in Your Neighborhood

AJR Sings Heroes in Your Neighborhood

AJR sings a fun new remake of the classic Sesame Street song, Heroes in Your Neighborhood!

Ames McNamara Plays Wash the Squid

Ames McNamara Plays Wash the Squid Game

Ames McNamara stops by The Not-Too-Late Show with Elmo to play Wash the Squid Game for an episode all about bath time!

Full Episode with Drew Barrymore & Keedron Bryant

Full Episode with Drew Barrymore & Keedron Bryant

Drew Barrymore stops by to play a game with a snowman and Keedron Bryant serenades Elmo with a song about Summer!

Featured Curriculum
School Readiness
Anchored in familiar topics like pets, cooking, bath time, and arts and crafts, The Not-Too-Late Show’s memory games and matching games strengthen kids’ working memory, focus, and ability to follow directions—all important executive function skills that support school readiness.

Show Characters

Meet the Muppets from Sesame Street and a parade of special guests on Elmo’s irresistible variety show!

Elmo in a suit.


Join your favorite 3½-year-old monster as he dusts off his cutest suit to bring his trademark laughter, curiosity, and love to your home!

Cookie Monster waving.

Cookie Monster

An endearing and determined monster, Cookie Monster is the controller of the show’s nerve center! Pulling levers and pushing buttons, he reveals the topic and the games for the day.



Rosita, an optimistic and playful 5-year-old, is keeping things afloat as the stage manager. Sensitive and caring, she loves sharing her heritage with others.

Abby Cadabby


A confident and creative young learner, Abby Cadabby brings fun and silliness to the show! Abby also helps hand out items at the concession stand.

Pictogram of an Earth with heart.
Featured News
The Not-Too-Late Show with Elmo Returns to HBO Max on Thursday, September 30

Put your paws, claws, and hands together! Everyone’s favorite three-and-a-half year old monster is back for a game-filled season of The Not-Too-Late Show with Elmo!

Featured Resource
Elmo’s World: Games
Dive into the world of Elmo’s room and play matching, sorting, and drawing games and more.
Related Resources

Explore more games, activities, and fun with Elmo from sesamestreet.org.