Cast members and executive producers discuss the show, spotlighting the themes of family and magic. Included: a look back at the characters' journey to Neverland, and a look ahead to the emergence of the Wicked Witch of the West.
Hook pilots the Jolly Roger to Neverland so that Emma and the others can find Henry, abducted by Greg and Tamara. Meanwhile, Henry's abductors discover that everything isn't what it seems. And Neal wakes up in the Enchanted Forest and discover that he must seek out the castle of his father if he wishes to see Emma again.
As she searches for Henry with the others, Emma meets with Pan, who gives her a map but warns that it will only lead her to her son if she admits who she is truly is. Meanwhile, in the fairy tale world, Snow White is willing to give up her kingdom and her people when the Evil Queen offers to spare her life if she will go into exile.
In Neverland, Hook suggests that they recruit Tinker Bell to lead them to Pan's camp... unaware that Regina has a dark history with the fairy creature. Meanwhile, in the Enchanted Forest comes up with a way to get to Neverland and rescue Emma and Henry.
In Neverland, Gold must decide whether he will sacrifice his life for Henry... who the prophecy says will be his undoing. Things become complicated when he meets Neal, who he had believed was dead. Meanwhile, in the fairytale world, Bae is abducted by a mysterious Piper and Rumplestiltskin sets out to find his son and take revenge on his abductor.
Hook convinces a dying David that the key to their escape from Neverland lies atop Deadman's Peak, and convinces David to accompany him to find it. Meanwhile, Emma, Mary Margaret, and Regina come up with a plan to contact Henry and assure him that there's still hope. And in the past, the man who will one day become Hook sets sail with his brother Liam to find a rare healing plant for their king.
Regina leaves the group to find Gold and convince him to launch a magical assault on Pan. Meanwhile, Emma and the others learn that Neal is being imprisoned in Echo Cave, but they must pay a heavy price to free him. And in the fairy tale world that was, Snow White is on the run and meets a mermaid named Ariel, who asks for her help winning the love of Prince Eric.
Ariel travels to Storybrooke to help Belle find Gold's object that can imprison Pan for all eternity. However, two men from the Home Office are prepared to stop them at any cast. Meanwhile, in Neverland, Mary Margaret is furious at David for lying to her, while Emma finds herself the third point in an uncomfortable love triangle as she tries to capture Pan's Shadow and use it to escape Neverland.
While Pan tricks Henry into sacrificing his life by making him believe that he will save Neverland, Emma and the others try to stop him before it's too late. Meanwhile, in the fairy tale world, a young Rumple and his father Malcolm travel to Neverland but find out that it's not what they expected.
While Emma and Regina work together to try and find a way to save Henry before it's too late, eleven years in the past, Regina turns to Gold for help when she decides she wants to adopt a child to fill the emptiness in her life.
The heroes return to Neverland with Henry, unaware that Pan has swapped bodies with the boy. Pan soon uses his insider status to find out where Regina has her vault... and the magic stored within it. Meanwhile, in the fairy tale world, Snow sets out to find a way to kill Regina for good by using the head of Medusa.
To stop Pan, Gold must reverse the spell and put him back in his proper body, while Regina undos the curse to stop Pan's curse from destroying everyone in the town. However, stopping the curse will require a price that everyone in Storybrooke must pay.
Emma and Henry make a life for themselves in New York City, their memories of their lives in Storybrooke removed. However, Hook comes to find Emma to tell her that she's the only one who can help her parents. Meanwhile, a year ago in the Enchanted Forest, Snow White and David return with the people of Storybrooke but discover that someone has taken over their castle.
Emma teams up with Regina to find out who in town cast the memory-loss curse, while David and Hook search for missing townspeople and make a horrifying discovery. Meanwhile, a year in the past, Regina meets the intruder in her castle and learns of their connection.
Zelena continues to infiltrate Mary Margaret and David's lives, while gathering totems of power. Meanwhile, a year ago in the Enchanted Forest, Charming goes on a quest to overcome his fears and comes to the aid of a princess trapped in a high tower.
The hunt is on for the Wicked Witch in Storybrooke, but she's closer than anyone suspects. Meanwhile, Neal returns and discovers that his father is alive, and vows to find him. Meanwhile, a year ago in the Enchanted Forest, Belle and Neal return to Rumplestiltskin's castle to find a way to bring back Neal's father, but discover that there is a terrible price to be paid.
Zelena challenges her half-sister Regina to a magical duel, well aware that with Gold on her side, she's unbeatable. Meanwhile, in the past Zelena seeks out her past and goes to the Wizard of Oz, who tells her everything she needs to know.
In the present, Ariel returns to Storybrooke and Hook agrees to help her find her lost love, Prince Eric. Meanwhile, Regina teaches Emma in how to develop her magic so that together they can take on Zelena. Nine months earlier in the Enchanted Forest, Hook agrees to help Ariel find Eric, a quest that reunites him to his old ship, the Jolly Roger... now under the command of the dread pirate Black Beard.
Regina summons the spirit of her mother to find out why she abandoned Zelena, while Zelena tries to convince Gold to serve her voluntarily. Meanwhile, in the Enchanted Forest that was, Cora tries to marry royalty but is tricked and betrayed.