Fan favorite Emily Maynard becomes the first single mom to star on the hit romance reality series The Bachelorette. Emily, 26, thought she had found her happy ending with Bachelor Brad Womack; unfortunately, that relationship didn't work out and Emily now hopes to find everlasting love -- the kind she had with her former fiancé and her daughter's father, NASCAR driver and team owner Ricky Hendrick, who died in a plane crash in 2004 -- with one of the 25 men she will meet on The Bachelorette.
Emily Maynard meets 25 bachelors in hope of finding love.
The bachelors learn they are being tested on their promise as parents.
Dolly Parton gives Emily and Arie a private concert at Dollywood.
Emily and the remaining bachelors travel to Bermuda.
A disrespectful comment about about Emily's daughter sparks drama.
The group travels to Dubrovnik, Croatia.
The group travels to Prague; Emily must decide which men get to take her home to meet their families; Emily addresses Arie's past relationship with one of the show's producers.
The stakes are high as Emily returns from her exciting and emotionally charged journey around the world to travel across the country to visit Arie, Chris, Jef and Sean in their hometowns. She has shown a spirit and resilience that has surprised her suitors, but she will be severely tested by some of the families as she tries to figure out if she can be in love with more than one man.
Emily and the three remaining bachelors travel to Curacao.
It's an exciting, unpredictable reunion viewers won't want to miss, as the most memorable bachelors from this season -- including Sean, Chris, Kalon, Ryan, Doug, John aka "Wolf," Tony and Travis -- return to confront each other and Emily one last time on national television, to dish the dirt and tell their side of the story. Tensions flare as the guys face off about one of the most disliked bachelors this season: Ryan
Emily makes her decision.
Emily talks about her decision.