Nick Garrett left home to go backpacking in Europe for a few weeks, but that short trip ended up lasting for a decade. He left behind his girlfriend Hannah, best friend Eddie and his family. Now, Nick is returning home as a famous author and screenwriter from New York City who must face the people whom he based his book on.
Last Episode02x14 Epilogue Aired: May. 05, 2009
The series' creators co-wrote and filmed a 15-minute series finale - Epilogue - that was released as a special feature on the Season 2 DVD.
October Road: Season 2, Episode #6 - Revenge of the Cupcake Kid
Janet and Hannah plan a double date, but their boyfriends can't put their differences behind them. A man seeks…
October Road: Season 2, Episode #8 - Dancing Days Are Here Again
Nick meets the man Aubrey's been sneaking around with.
Series Fun Facts
- Although the show is set in Massachusetts it was mainly filmed in Georgia.
- October Road is set in the fictional town of Knights Ridge, Massachusetts. The show was co-created by Scott Rosenberg, who wrote the movie Beautiful Girls, which was set in a town of the same…
[show]October Road is set in the fictional town of Knights Ridge, Massachusetts. The show was co-created by Scott Rosenberg, who wrote the movie Beautiful Girls, which was set in a town of the same name. The show is said to be based in part on the reactions of Rosenberg's own Massachusetts hometown to the way it was depicted in the 1996 movie.
- The title of Nick Garrett's novel is "Turtle on a Snare Drum".