The countdown for Tori and Bobby's wedding begins; Tori has her final wedding dress fitting and she sits down with Carlin to come up with a hairstyle for her special day; Gil, Nathan, and the middle boys work on the wedding décor; the Paines take a family trip to the Doctor for Erin's ultrasound; Gil and Kelly Jo have a memorable date night in honor of their 30th anniversary; and Nathan jumps up on stage for an unexpected surprise.
The Bates head to South Carolina for their annual Thanksgiving tradition with Papa Bill and Mama Jane; Papa Bill recruits all the young men to help him finish building a barn; Mama Jane enlists the help of Kelly Jo, Alyssa, Whitney, Carlin and the kids to help pick pecans and bake brownies; and Mama Jane prepares her home cooked supper, where the family gathers around the table and gives thanks.
Kelly Jo assembles a wedding planning team for Tori and Bobby's nuptials. Lawson, Nathan and Trace spend some time at the ranch, catching up and riding horses. Isaiah celebrates his thirteenth birthday with a laser-tag battle.
It has been love at first sight for Tori and Bobby, but ever since Bobby moved to TN, Tori has been eager for him to propose. While an engagement ring might be burning a hole in Bobby's pocket, he still needs to come up with the perfect proposal.
Bobby finally moves to Rocky Top so he can be closer to Tori. Before he lands in Tennessee, he stops by a Florida jewelry store to pick up Tori's engagement ring. Meanwhile, Tori and some of her siblings try to ready the camper before Bobby arrives, but plumbing issues may dampen his move in date. Later, Bobby's parents visit the Bates family home for the first time.
In the seventh-season opener, Evan puts his courtship-proposal plan in motion; Bobby heads to a jewelry store in Florida; Josie celebrates her 18th birthday; and the Bates have their first official church service in their new congregation space.